Murder is unique in that it abolishes the party it injures, so that society has to take the place of the victim and on his behalf demand atonement or grant forgiveness; it is the one crime in which society has a direct interest.Rate it:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it

W. H. Auden

United States poet (born in England) (1907-1973)

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