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Of all the characters of cruelty, I consider the most despicable the one that cloaks himself in a garb of mercy.

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The Right Honourable Charles James Fox (24 January 174913 September 1806) was a British Whig politician. He is most noted for his support for the American Revolution, i.e. the Independence of what is now the U.S.A. from the British Empire, and the French Revolution, i.e. the ousting of King Louis XVI and establishment of the First French Republic.

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