The dramatic episodes of this struggle are too well known to be enlarged upon.
The history of mining is full of dramatic episodes of this character.
He couldn't remember what happened, only that one of his episodes had come on when he was in the pillar of magic.
The siege of Acre, as arduous and heroic in many of its episodes as the siege of Troy, had been begun in the summer of 1189 by Guy de Lusignan, who, captured by Saladin at the battle of Hattin, and released on parole, had at once broken his word and returned to the attack.
It has been hinted that Lamartine's personal narratives are doubtfully trustworthy; with regard to his Eastern travels some of the episodes were stigmatized as mere inventions.