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Presumably, the author of the note has remembered that subjunctives are used in Latin to express potential facts or states of affairs, as English does with modal auxiliary verbs like 'could,' 'would,' or 'may,' but has either forgotten that this is only one of many uses of the subjunctive or simply has not bothered to go look at the passage in Bacon to see how he uses it there.
A study was carried out by Nartey and Yankson (2014) to explore the semantic underpinnings of modal auxiliary verbs in the 2012 Manifesto of a popular Ghanaian political party, the New Patriotic Party (NPP).