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 Man of December.Man of Feeling. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Man of Destiny (The).
 
Napoleon I. (1761, 1804–1814, died 1821). He looked on himself as an instrument in the hands of destiny.   1
        “The Man of Destiny … had power for a time to bind kings with chains, and nobles with fetters of iron.”—Sir Walter Scott.
 


 Man of December.Man of Feeling. 

 
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