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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteAh, beer, my one weakness. My achilles heel, if you will.
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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteAchilles absent, was Achilles still

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteI've stood upon Achilles' tomb, And heard Troy doubted: time will doubt of Rome

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteFor violence, like Achilles' lance, can heal the wounds it has inflicted

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteWRATH, n. Anger of a superior quality and degree, appropriate to exalted characters and momentous occasions; as, "the wrath of God,"

"the day of wrath," etc. Amongst the ancients the wrath of kings was deemed sacred, for it could usually command the agency of some god for its fit manifestation, as could also that of a priest. The Greeks before Troy were so harried by Apollo that they jumped out of the frying-pan of the wrath of Cryses into the fire of the wrath of Achilles, though Agamemnon, the sole offender, was neither fried nor roasted. A similar noted immunity was that of David when he incurred the wrath of Yahveh by numbering his people, seventy thousand of whom paid the penalty with their lives. God is now Love, and a director of the census performs his work without apprehension of disaster.

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