Saudi Arabia

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Living, just by itself—what a dirge that is! Life is a classroom and Boredom's the usher, there all the time to spy on you; whatever happens, you've got to look as if you were awfully busy all the time doing something that's terribly exciting—or he'll come along and nibble your brain.
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Saudi Arabia became a country in its current form in 1932. It is located in Asia and is currently the world's largest exporter of petroleum.

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  • The women of Saudi Arabia are not just folded away behind swathes of hot black cloth - they live segregated lives.
  • Saudi Arabia has one of the highest rates of executions in the world in both absolute numbers and per capita. The death penalty applies to a wide range of non-violent activities such as apostasy and "witchcraft", "sexual offences", acts deemed to amount to "corruption on earth", and crimes such as drug dealing.

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