When Americans think about ordinary matters of crime and punishment, economics are key.
That moment is beyond the reach of legislation, or of any punishment that arrives after the fact.
Her perspective on life, death, punishment and crime is something not easily accepted.
Those 10 in Egypt, for example, visited as punishment upon the Egyptians.
The last four reporters that contacted me suggested that the people they are speaking with absolutely believe it to be punishment.
It was a part of his punishment, and the one which lasted longest.
Though the native had acted wrongly, death was too severe a punishment for his fault.
They have been thought fitter objects 205 of pity, than of punishment.
I don't propose to run away from duty or punishment, Mr. Fogg.
Overtaken in a fault and threatened with punishment, he is tempted to lie.