While mainly occupied in those years with philosophical studies, Mill did not remit his interest in current politics.
It cannot remit the divine punishment for sin; that also is in the hands of God alone.
The Code enacted that if the landlord would re-enter before the term was up, he must remit a fair proportion of the rent.
An Indulgence is and can only be the remission of a merely ecclesiastical penalty; the church can remit what the church has imposed; it cannot remit what God has imposed.
The governor is commander-in-chief of the militia when it is not called into the service of the United States; he may remit fines and forfeitures, commute sentences, and grant reprieves and pardons, except in cases of impeachment; and he calls extraordinary sessions of the legislature.