William Faulkner Quote

Necessity has a way of obliterating from our conduct various delicate scruples regarding honor and pride.


Absalom, Absalom!, typescript setting copy and miscellaneous material (ed. Facsimiles-Garl, 1987)

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Necessity has a way of obliterating from our conduct various delicate scruples regarding honor and pride.

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Necessity has a way of obliterating from our conduct various delicate scruples regarding honor and pride.

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Necessity has a way of obliterating from our conduct various delicate scruples regarding honor and pride.

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Necessity has a way of obliterating from our conduct various delicate scruples regarding honor and pride.