H. L. Mencken Quote

Jury — A group of twelve men who, having lied to the judge about their hearing, health and business engagements, have failed to fool him.


A Mencken Chrestomathy (1949)

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Jury — A group of twelve men who, having lied to the judge about their hearing, health and business engagements, have failed to fool him.

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Jury — A group of twelve men who, having lied to the judge about their hearing, health and business engagements, have failed to fool him.

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Jury — A group of twelve men who, having lied to the judge about their hearing, health and business engagements, have failed to fool him.

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Jury — A group of twelve men who, having lied to the judge about their hearing, health and business engagements, have failed to fool him.