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  • A desultory sequence of ideas, an excessive vagueness and indirectness of expression, a peculiar and abnormal latinity, a constant tendency to exaggeration, and an immoderate indulgence in learned and literary allusions - all these are obstacles lying in the way of a study of Propertius.
  • In the other great measure of the Cabal ministry, Charles's Declaration of Indulgence, he concurred.
  • Torquemada to be grand inquisitor of Spain; and he offered plenary indulgence to all who would engage in a crusade against the Waldenses.
  • Recommended a moderate indulgence to his son, Prince Henry, and Charles I.
  • Unusual bodily vigour enabled him to combine severe devotion to work with facile indulgence in sensual pleasures.

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