For three days the will of king and people were locked in antagonism; then Alexander gave way; the long eastward movement was ended; the return began.
The antagonism of the opposition parties was even more pronounced.
There is no antagonism between the divisions of the coloured race.
In 1829 the hand of its leaders was shown, when, in addition to its antagonism to the Masons, it became a champion of internal improvements and of the protective tariff.
During the reign of Ferdinand, whose consort, Anne, was a Hungarian princess, things were at least tolerable; but under Maximilian (1564-1576) and Rudolph (1576-1612)1612) the antagonism of the Habsburgs towards their Magyar subjects was only too apparent.