They were mere words, answering a temporary purpose, but never intended to be carried into effect. ... were at stake, but for the cotra- try itself, whose tranquility and happiness were not less in jeopardy, lie called upon their lordships, ... he should gain his point; and what was that point which was thus treated as a question regarding a farthing damages? ... a low contemptible trick of comts, unworthy of the wii- dom and of the great political and legislative character of the House of Lords.
|Title||:||The royal exile|
|Author||:||J. H. Adolphus|