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Under every king there have been parties, that is to say coteries, each having its chief, its lieutenants, its clients, its sportularies, and each one, profiting by the shortcomings of the others, disputing the royal favor and obtaining it in its turn as well by the faults of the others as by its own intrigues...
--Emile Faguet, 1914, The Dread of Responsibility, p. 193
May 17, 2008