Much as they detested having to make the phone call, both knew it was necessary.
The king, himself a man of orderly life, detested him as a gambler and a rake.
Louis did not love his brothers, and he detested their policy, which without rendering him any service made his liberty and even his life precarious; yet, loath to condemn them to death, he vetoed the decree.
He detested the Russians, and surrounded himself with Holsteiners.
The Sicilians, unlike the Neapolitans, were thoroughly alienated from the Bourbons, whom they detested, and after the Garibaldi andfhe peace of Villafranca (July 18J9) Mazzini's emissaries, Thousand.