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  • A certain instability of character is revealed by the fact that he took up arms against Ramiro, having repented of his renunciation of the world.
  • This event, the turning-point in Cromwell's career, casts a shadow, from one point of view, over the whole of his future statesmanship. He himself never repented of the act, regarding it, on the contrary, as "one which °f Christians in after times will mention with honour and 'h' I.
  • 38); the story of Thais is a pure fiction, and we may well believe that he repented the damage he had done (Arrian vi.
  • Procopius relates that Theodoric soon repented of his cruel deed, and that his death, which took place soon after, was hastened by remorse for the crime he had committed against his great counsellor.
  • When he repented of his attempted resistance and treated with Pompey for peace, his followers threw themselves into Jerusalem, and, when the faction of Hyrcanus resolved to open the gates, into the Temple.

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