How could he utter in words to the priest what he had done? Must, must. The civil list is so large that a personal knowledge of any large number of the applicants is impossible. Yet he believed that at some future stage of his spiritual progress this difficulty would be removed when his sinful soul had been raised up from its weakness and enlightened by the Third Person of the Most Blessed Trinity. If the minority will not acquiesce, the majority must, or the Government must cease.
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