“The Accusers” / Memorable Fancies #2335

You have seven accusers, the required number. All seven testify, standing in a row facing the judge, saying the same thing, word for word. If even one were to pause, disturb the unison chant of YOU DID, … ON THE NIGHT OF, … YOU DID …, you might be saved.

But there is no pause, no confusion, no way for you to escape punishment; because if one accuser were to falter, you would take his place, shouting I DID … ON THE NIGHT OF … I DID …


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