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8

Capital Punishment examined.

once taken, to rest satisfied without carrying it immediately
into effect: for there is not a more universal
principle of human conduct than that
which leads a man a man to satisfy himself for a while with the
power without proceeding immediately, perhaps without
proceeding ever, to the act. It is that the same feeling which
so often turns the voluptuous man to a miser.

Now this is likely enough to be the condition of
those instead of death are may have been sentenced to another
punishment ⊞ Suffer rather than "die" is their motto. They defer the execution of their design
from hour to hour: sometimes for want of
means, sometimes for want of inclination, till at
last some incident happens that which to put puts in their heads
heads a train of thought which in the end diverts
them from their resolution. In the mental as well
as in the material part of the human frame
there is happily a strong disposition to accommodate
itself by degrees to the pressure of a f forced and
calamitous situations. When a great artery is
cut or otherwise disabled, the circumjacent smaller ones
will stretch and take upon themselves the whole duty of
applying conveying to the part affected the necessary
supplies. Loss of sight improves the faculty of feeling.
A left hand learns to perform the offices of the right
or even the feet of both. An inferior part of the
alimentary


Identifier: | JB/141/092/002
"JB/" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 141.

Date_1

Marginal Summary Numbering

Box

141

Main Headings

rationale of punishment

Folio number

092

Info in main headings field

capital punishment examined

Image

002

Titles

equability

Category

text sheet

Number of Pages

2

Recto/Verso

recto

Page Numbering

f10 / f11

Penner

jeremy bentham

Watermarks

[[watermarks::propatria [britannia motif]]]

Marginals

Paper Producer

Corrections

Paper Produced in Year

Notes public

ID Number

48309

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