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The Army Reserve has opened an investigation into whether Cunningham engaged improperly with a subordinate’s family, in possible violation of the rules concerning adultery under the Uniform Code of Military Justice.
Adultery is a cause recognized in all of them, for which an absolute divorce can be granted.
We owe it neither to the Syriac tongue nor to the Hebrew, a jargon of the Syriac, in which adultery is called niuph.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
The women of Lacedæmon, we are told, knew neither confession nor adultery.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
Adultery is an evil only inasmuch as it is a theft; but we do not steal that which is given to us.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
The Lacedæmonians, therefore, had good reason for saying that adultery was impossible among them.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
But I say to you, that whosoever shall look on a woman to lust after her, hath already committed adultery with her in his heart.
Witness his conception, in The Broken Heart, of a loveless marriage as tantamount to adultery.
THE FATAL DOWRYPHILIP MASSINGER
And he said unto them, Whosoever shall put away his wife, and marry another, committeth adultery against her.
MY RELIGIONLEO TOLSTOY
It signifies a state of depravity,—a quality, and not an act,—and never can be properly translated by "adultery" or "fornication."
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