But his conduct giving rise to suspicions, an expedition under the earl of Essex was sent against him, which met with such doubtful success that in 1575 a treaty was arranged by which O'Neill received extensive grants of lands and permission to employ three hundred Scottish mercenaries.
I had my suspicions the day she fell from the cliff.
His suspicions concerning Lydia's actions and his continued silence in not reporting them came too close to involving him as an accessory in whatever she might have done.
He did say something about the Sanctuary, Jade said, seeking some lie to keep Kris.s suspicions from turning to him.
He didn't know how to explain it and wondered if he should even try with Jetr's suspicions fresh in his mind.