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Half a century later the brothers de Witt were dragged from this prison to be literally torn to pieces by an infuriated mob.The Life of John of Barneveld, 1614-23, Volume II.|John Lothrop Motley
Mr. Andrew Marvell, who was a good judge of witt, was wont to say that he was the best English satyrist and had the right veine.Brief Lives (Vol. 2 of 2)|John Aubrey
I think you ought to withdraw what you have said, and apologise to Mrs. Witt.Mr. Witt's Widow|Anthony Hope
The county, from which the city took its name, was named in honour of De Witt Clinton.
Witt says I haven't and that he expects a collector any day.Black Oxen|Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton