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  • The government appealed to the pope, but the Holy See declined to take any action, and so great was the embitterment that the Belgian minister at the Vatican and the papal nuncio at Brussels were recalled, and in 1880 the clergy refused to associate themselves with the fetes of the national jubilee.
  • But, whatever the cause, his conduct proved none the less the fatal embitterment of his life and Stella's and yet another's.