Origin of third estate
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"The simplicity of English customs," and the customs of the Third-Estate seem to them better adapted to ordinary life.
Tacitly or expressly, the Third-Estate refuses to restrict its mandate and allows no barriers to be interposed against it.
What could be more fascinating for the man of the Third-Estate?
As the Third-Estate, it must be noted, is the sole class making and saving money, nearly all these creditors belong it.
Why should the Third-Estate alone pay for roads on which the nobles and the clergy drive in their carriages?