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 Conscience Money.Conscript Fathers. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Conscious Water.
 
The conscious water saw its God, and blushed (Nympha pudica Deum vidit, et erubuit). Crashaw’s epigram on the miracle of Cana in Galilee. “The modest water” would be a closer rendering.   1
 


 Conscience Money.Conscript Fathers. 

 
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