Alfred de Vigny Quote

The soldier's lot is the most melancholy relic of barbarism (next to capital punishment) that lingers on among mankind.


Servitude et grandeur militaires [The Military Necessity]

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The soldier's lot is the most melancholy relic of barbarism (next to capital punishment) that lingers on among mankind.

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The soldier's lot is the most melancholy relic of barbarism (next to capital punishment) that lingers on among mankind.

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The soldier's lot is the most melancholy relic of barbarism (next to capital punishment) that lingers on among mankind.

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The soldier's lot is the most melancholy relic of barbarism (next to capital punishment) that lingers on among mankind.