Balak, now utterly disheartened, abandoned his project altogether.
He was disheartened that Dean had no intention of running over to the crime scene, where Dean had no business whatsoever.
seized Mainx, and Forster - already disheartened by the turn of events in France - was cut off from all return.
This so disheartened the king and the council that controlled him that they concluded a two years truce with Robert of Scotland, thus for the first time acknowledging him as a regular enemy and no mere rebel (1319).
In co-operation with Hoche and the army of the Moselle, Pichegru, now general of division and in command of the army of the Rhine, had to reconquer Alsace and to reorganize the disheartened troops of the republic. They succeeded; Pichegru made use of the élan of his soldiers to win innumerable small engagements, and with Hoche forced the lines of Haguenau and relieved Landau.