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We regret to see, here and there, a Confederate newspaper still holding out the idea of foreign intervention. That England and France may become involved in this war before it is over, is possible, but there are no indications of such an event at present. The new feature of this sensational rumor is, that a portion only of the States having participated in the late Presidential election, the fact of separate organization is thus practically proved. We wonder that anybody can suppose the intervention of European powers depends on any question of right, justice, law, faith, or any other earthly consideration except their own interests. Quixotism was exploded among individuals some centuries ago, and it never did exist among governments. Imagine Louis Napoleon, or Lord Palmerston, putting on coat of mail and mounting war horse, to right the wrongs of distressed nations. Each of those old gentlemen has a large family of his own to attend to, and neither time nor inclination to waste in knight-errantry.
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