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If he had been differently brought up, he might have beaten his breast and cried, "Mea culpa!"
PIPPIN; A WANDERING FLAMELAURA E. RICHARDS
He stretched out his arms above them, and the Franks alighted and knelt on the ground, crying, "Mea culpa!"
WITH SPURS OF GOLDFRANCES NIMMO GREENE
This devilish wave (mea culpa Deus), I mean this wave of God, will sink our vessel.
He tried to confess his sins; to say mea culpa, but his one thought was of thanksgiving.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
And with him all knelt a long while, each repeating his mea culpa.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
Ulenspiegel did so, ever repeating: “Mea culpa, confiteor, take away my hump.”
T is my ungoverned spirit hath wrought all this mischief,—mea culpa!
Mea culpa, mea culpa; and can you forgive a very much mortified old lady who is really and truly fond of you?
THE YOUNGER SETROBERT W. CHAMBERS
Could I do anything but pity her when she cried peccavi, mea culpa, mea culpa.
How many heroic as well as unheroic natures have had to say "Mea culpa, mea maxima culpa."

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