It was adventurous, small, scattered and unstable.
Academic studies were, however, not suited to his active and adventurous character.
On the 28th of July he managed to escape from the island in a fishing-boat, and after an adventurous voyage he reached Algiers on the 3rd of August.
Nor does the poet lack power and vigour when an adventurous story is to be told.
His adversaries vainly endeavoured to gain him by favour, for as court-marshal and senator he was still more hostile to the dominant patricians who followed the adventurous policy of Magnus de la Gardie.