He endeavoured to repudiate her, and she fled to Rome, where she died in April 1213.
"One is held to adopt what he does not repudiate after knowledge, having the power."
British influences were still strong in the upper Mississippi valley and undoubtedly led Black Hawk and the chiefs of the Sauk and Fox confederacy to repudiate this agreement of 1804, and subsequently to enter into the conspiracy of Tecumseh and take part with the British in the war of 1812.
But they did not hesitate to declare that they must repudiate the mise.
They were men of the world, and men of this world, and, so far as they still professed and practised Judaism, they preferred to repudiate the additions for which they felt no need, but which had entered into the faith of their fathers.