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Tyrion, now on the lam for patricide by crossbow, is destined for an unknown foreign port like a diminutive Edward Snowden.Valar Morghulis: Game of Thrones’ Women Are Going to Rule the World|Scott Bixby|June 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As a writer, Dyer commits this artistic patricide regularly and more elegantly than most.Geoff Dyer Takes on Andrei Tarkovsky’s Film ‘Stalker’ in ‘Zona’|Chris Wallace|February 25, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This was laughed at before the shadow of Booth's patricide was cast ahead.The Lincoln Story Book|Henry L. Williams
"But even there infanticide was more popular than patricide," Farrell pointed out.Pet Farm|Roger Dee
As in similar psychological situations, patricide and matricide followed.After the Rain|Sam Vaknin
There was a time when the ancient Romans did not think that there existed such a crime as patricide; and hence it is.
Did the ancient Romans encourage their children to kill their parents, or to commit patricide?