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Subject: Re: History Facts
Date: Sat, 16 Apr 2005 10:59:17 EDT
In a message dated 4/16/2005 10:55:32 AM Eastern Standard Time, WFlem72706
" After beheading the Chevalier de la Barre with the sword, French
executioner Charles Henri Sanson, on seeing the victim still upright but swaying
gently, is reported to have explained, "Shake yourself, it is done."