Ernest Cœurderoy
Working Translations

Ernest Cœurderoy, Letter on the amnesty of August 1859

I declare that I have never accepted the amnesty that affects me. The motives for my resolution of the sort that every man with a heart will understand, and that it would be too long to outline in a journal. I reserve, moreover, the option of making them known when the time seems more opportune to me, and in the form that I judge best. […]