He settled the affair in his usual downright manner, telling the commissioners bluntly that they must take back their legitimate king, and refusing - perhaps with more questionable wisdom - to allow the retention of the tricolour flag,which to him was a "symbol of rebellion."
Environment is a big factor in color retention.
The retention by women in Europe of the tropical garb can be explained by the fact that her sphere has been mainly confined to the house, and her life has been less active than that of man; consequently the adoption of the arctic dress has been in her case less necessary.
This display of loyalty will be vital to the retention of team cohesion.
In Locke we find, with a retention of certain antievolutionist ideas, a marked tendency to this mode of viewing the world.