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In parts of Europe from the 14th to 19th centuries, some divorces were decided through "Impotence Trials"

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    balooga Link
    Fascinating history, but each new forced euphemism in that article was more painful than the last. It distracted from the article content, and not in a good way.

    Fascinating history, but each new forced euphemism in that article was more painful than the last. It distracted from the article content, and not in a good way.

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  2. MimicSquid Link
    While entertaining to begin with, I felt that each additional euphemism only enhanced my experience. It kept an otherwise dry article going smoothly right until the end.

    While entertaining to begin with, I felt that each additional euphemism only enhanced my experience. It kept an otherwise dry article going smoothly right until the end.

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