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“When a man unprincipled in private life[,] desperate in his fortune, bold in his temper . . . despotic in his ordinary demeanour — known to have scoffed in private at the principles of liberty — when such a man is seen to mount the hobby horse of popularity — to join in the cry of danger to liberty — to take every opportunity of embarrassing the General Government & bringing it under suspicion — to flatter and fall in with all the non sense of the zealots of the day — It may justly be suspected that his object is to throw things into confusion that he may ‘ride the storm and direct the whirlwind.’ ”

I totally agree with the comments.

Hamilton had to be able to see into the future because this describes the orange day-glo clown in great detail! From "unprincipled in private life" to "despotic in his ordinary demeanour" to "embarrassing the General Government" and everything in-between.


Christina
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