It seemed that every day, Bishop Myriel would witness the death of another poor soul. The people had suffered too long under the corrupt monarchy, and lately their resentful voices had grown stronger. All Myriel could do was take the hands of those about to pass on. He lamented at his powerlessness in the face of the situation, and searched his mind for something more he could do to help those that were dying.
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- Character in Victor Hugo's "Les Misérables"