He now reaped to the full the harvest of treason and rebellion which he himself had sown so abundantly during the first forty years of his life.
But by far tht greatest profit the Italians reaped was the emancipation of theh burghs.
North of the tropic the winter cold is sufficient to admit of the cultivation of almost all the cereals and vegetables of Europe, wheat being sown in November and reaped early in April.
During the separation the synod of Philadelphia decreased from twentysix to twenty-two ministers, but the synod of New York grew from twenty to seventy-two ministers, and the New Side reaped all the fruits of the Great Awakening under Whitefield and his successors.
The profits of his inroad were reaped by despots, who used the Ghibelline prestige for the consolidation of their own power.