personal hatred

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She realised that my outburst of passion had been simply revenge, a fresh humiliation, and that to my earlier, almost causeless hatred was added now a personal hatred, born of envy....Though I do not maintain positively that she understood all this distinctly; but she certainly did fully understand that I was a despicable man, and what was worse, incapable of loving her.
"I know not why you meddle," said Fernand, seizing his arm; "but this I know, you have some motive of personal hatred against Dantes, for he who himself hates is never mistaken in the sentiments of others."
"So long as I struck in the name of the law and of justice my profession allowed me to sleep quietly, sheltered as I was by justice and law; but since that terrible night when I became an instrument of private vengeance and when with personal hatred I raised the sword over one of God's creatures -- since that day "
Fouquet, I was observing, the minister of the reigning sovereign, was suddenly taken into the greatest aversion, and menaced with the ruin of his fortune, loss of liberty, loss of life even, by intrigue and personal hatred, to which the king gave too readily an attentive ear.
"The negative comments to those initial performances can also feel like personal hatred aimed towards you, akin to, dare I say, a post traumatic stress disorder."
The failure of the likes of Ango to see and appreciate the efforts and energies channeled into decimating and defeating Boko Haram insurgency in the North only conveys a personal hatred against the Buhari Presidency.
But what we are currently witnessing is a distressing degeneration of politics into personal hatred and ad hominem attacks, with partisans frothing at the mouth as they describe the utter stupidity and dangerousness of their despised political opponents-cum-bitter enemies.
There is no personal hatred or motive for me to order my soldiers," he added.
Unfortunately in an era of free for all news and social media, no holds barred criticism bordering on personal hatred has become the norm.
"When I was talking to Kiir in persuasion to sign the agreement that he was refusing to sign because of his personal hatred for Riek Machar; I wasn't talking to him in a closet but before people and those present were Vice President Dr James Wani Igga, Hon.
I believe in giving credit when it is due and condemnation when it is due, not in picking up any stick to vent personal hatred.
Our leaders lack inspiration, people are greedier, violence is increasing and so is vandalism, the streets are dirty and compassion is in short supply.Consider some recent trends: Flinging acid into the faces of innocent people has become an accepted method of stealing motorbikes (or expressing personal hatred) spitting is no longer a disgusting no-no, as witness a former footballer who spat in the face of a 14-year-old girl because he had been taunted about his old team police in several towns have discovered grooming networks where adult men have enticed schoolgirls into sex by means of drink or drugs fraudsters frequently con old people into believing their roof needs tiling or their driveway paving, charge them a large sum, then disappear.

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