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  • The policy of repression which in this capacity he pursued during the next five years secured for him many tangible rewards, in 1560 he was elevated to the archiepiscopal see of Malines, and in 1561 he received the cardinal's hat; but the growing hostility of a people whose religious convictions he had set himself to trample under foot ultimately made it impossible for him to continue in the Low Countries; and by the advice of his royal master he, in March 1564, retired to FrancheComte.
  • Pastor Frecht of Nuremberg pursued him with bitter zeal.
  • After a few days they grew accustomed to him, and without restraint in his presence pursued their usual way of life, in which he took his part.
  • And still Darkyn pursued her in her nightmares.
  • Never in the history of colonization has a mother country pursued so relentlessly a policy more selfish and short-sighted.
 

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