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Louis took an active part in the campaign and fought heroically at Jarnac and Moncontour.
But on the 2nd of October the fortress, which had been heroically defended, was taken by assault.
Restored to the British in 1762, it was in 1782 heroically but unsuccessfully defended by General Murray.
The attacks of the Sla y s and Avars upon Thessalonica were heroically repulsed by the inhabitants.
The people bore their troubles heroically, and Henry Oldenburg, writing to the Hon.