And yet, this latest contention was about inheritance, not love.
The commission reported in July, and found almost entirely in favour of the contention of the Zulu.
The correspondence was shown to Franklin by a mysterious " member of parliament " to back up the contention that the quartering of troops in Boston was suggested, not by the British ministry, but by Americans and Bostonians.
Havet's contention (in La Modernite des prophetes) that Gog represents the Parthians (40 B.C.) has little or nothing in its support.
Yet the restorations are so many and so obvious that our contention might be taken for proven.