Many former french kings used to express themselves that way.
Surprise, surprise: more often than not, those were also the most tyrannical ones the people had to live under. E.g., Louis XIV, also famous for saying: "I am the state."
I wonder how long it'll take ObaMARX to get to that point, btw. Because he will, have no doubts about that.
"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff. I care quite a bit about language.
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