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Old 01-25-2013, 01:45 PM   #32
BroncoBeavis
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Originally Posted by DenverBrit View Post
Of course, but I was responding to 'intent.'

My point was that one is loosely interpreted, whereas the other is by the book.
You're saying an off-the-cuff line in a friendly letter should be as strictly interpreted as language that was written into and ratified as part of the Constitution? Should we do this with everything Jefferson wrote? That could get fun.
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