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Whether We Stay or Whether We Go Away–Clarification

Sorry, left this story unfinished & therefore ambiguous. Those guys’

“country” was the kingdom of Chu, which had been subjugated by Qin 20+ years

earlier. Their revolt spread and brought down the dynasty. (Chu, however,

never got its sovereignty back.)

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