Balak, now utterly disheartened, abandoned his project altogether.
This so disheartened the king and the council that controlled him that they concluded a two years truce with Robert of Scotland, thus for the first time acknowledging him as a regular enemy and no mere rebel (1319).
He was disheartened that Dean had no intention of running over to the crime scene, where Dean had no business whatsoever.
Seized Mainx, and Forster - already disheartened by the turn of events in France - was cut off from all return.
Still the garrison was disheartened; but Colonel Stoddarts arrival on the 11th of August to threaten the shah with British intervention put a stop to further action.