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    a mischievous person

    As soon as she was old enough to receive men I gave her a room of her own. Then the rapscallions of the town began to visit her.

    Submitted by Vesper from Germany on 21/05/2016
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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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