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Quotation

According to the Premier’s hyper-partisan political playbook, you never apologize to your enemy – not if you can avoid it. But on this matter, she found herself increasingly boxed in.

— Has Premier Christy Clark had her enough’s enough scandal? (Gary Mason, writing for The Globe and Mail).