Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Quote

How many have withered and wasted under as slow a torment in the walls of that larger Inquisition which we call Civilization!


The Autocrat of the Breakfast Table (1858)

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How many have withered and wasted under as slow a torment in the walls of that larger Inquisition which we call Civilization!

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How many have withered and wasted under as slow a torment in the walls of that larger Inquisition which we call Civilization!

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How many have withered and wasted under as slow a torment in the walls of that larger Inquisition which we call Civilization!

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How many have withered and wasted under as slow a torment in the walls of that larger Inquisition which we call Civilization!