There had, indeed, been five periods of declining population in that interval of 124 years, namely, the periods 1738 1744, 1759-1762, 1773-1774, 1791-1792, and I 8441846.
Nothing was to be expected from the declining Empire.
He shook his head, declining to answer until he had swallowed the food in his mouth.
Arganthonius, king of Tartessus in Spain, invited them to emigrate in a body to his dominions, and, on their declining, presented them with a large sum of money.
The situation in Europe plagued him, as did the declining number of Guardians.