Not only were they surrounded by adversaries, it was cold.
1155), one of the most ardent adversaries of the temporal power of the popes.
At the same time, Pericles was being sorely hampered by his adversaries at home.
On the 11th of June, five weeks before the fall of Stirling, he met Lamberton at Cambuskenneth and entered into a secret bond by which they were to support each other against all adversaries and undertake nothing without consulting together.
Like their adversaries, the Turks had suffered much from disease during the summer.