Resigning office in infirm health (1584) he survived till the 8th of April 1586.
To please his father, who was old and infirm, he married at seventeen.
As the king became more and more infirm, his power of resistance to the intrigues of the Ultras became weaker.
The History of Armenia speaks of its author as an old, infirm man, constantly engaged in the work of translating.
Hospitals.-The Metropolitan Asylums Board, though established in 1867 purely as a poor-law authority for the relief of the sick, insane Metro- and infirm paupers, has become a central hospital authority for infectious diseases, with power to receive into politan its hospitals persons, who are not paupers, suffering from Asylums fever, smallpox or diphtheria.