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Author's Attitude Toward the King in "The Crisis"

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The Crisis, No. 1, Thomas Paine, 1776

Paine, Thomas. "The Crisis I." The Writings of Thomas Paine. Ed. Moncure Daniel Conway. Vol. I. N.p.: n.p., 1774-1779. N. pag. Gutenberg.org. The Project Gutenberg, 7 Feb. 2010. Web. 4 May 2016.

The author's attitude toward the British king in lines 44-47 can BEST be described as

A

skeptical

B

disdainful

C

inquisitive

D

subservient

E

passive