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The time has come to put an end to the fratricidal war and to recover at last peace and accord. ---->>>

As for us, during twenty years' reign, we have known much bitterness. ---->>>

If your government had given me a thousandth of the sum it spent to depose me, I could have won that war. ---->>>

I would prefer to be a citizen of an independent country rather than Emperor of an enslaved one. ---->>>

In this decisive hour of our national history, union means life and division means death. ---->>>

Henceforth, we shall be happy to be a free citizen in an independent country. ---->>>

I do not wish a foreign army to spill the blood of my people. ---->>>


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Name: Bao Dai
Nationality: Vietnamese
Born: 10-22, 1913
Die: 07-30, 1997
Occupation: Statesman

In the Vietnamese name below, Nguyễn Phúc is the surname. Bảo Đại (Vietnamese: [ɓa᷉ːw ɗâːjˀ], Chữ Nôm: 保大, lit. "keeper of greatness", 22 October 1913 – 30 July 1997), born Nguyễn Phúc Vĩnh Thụy, was the 13th and final emperor of the Nguyễn Dynasty, which was the last ruling family of Vietnam (wikipedia)