The Daily Beast: In the 1920s, Chaim Soutine riffed on Rembrandt's butchery.
None of which would pardon nor condone the butchery he is said to have unleashed.
At best, he and other dictators will draw the lesson that they need to commit their butchery in other ways.
He was the first diplomat on the scene to witness the butchery in Sabra and Shatila in September 1982.
If it pleased him to save me from that butchery, it was doubtless for some destiny which I shall accept without a murmur.
Each revolt terminated in the butchery of the unhappy rebels.
Soon after, they saw a man running toward them just escaped from the butchery.
But some there were in that crowd that would be no passive witnesses of this butchery.
I would rather that the ship had gone down, and the whole history of the butchery been hid from mortal knowledge.
Du Sang stood in no need of the butchery; the escape could have been made without it.