Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Nations Of The World
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A VOYAGE TO LILLIPUT 35
and his Imperial Majesty, placing great confidence in your valour and strength, hath commanded me to lay this account of his affairs before you."
I desired the secretary to present my humble duty to the Emperor, and to let him know that I thought it would not become me, who was a foreigner, to interfere with parties; but I was ready, with the hazard of my life, to defend his person and state against all invaders.
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