The Moslem peasantry now flocked to the fortified towns and civil war began.
Pupils flocked to him from all European countries; Germans are especially mentioned; a Polish student reported and published some of his lectures; and the Englishman Kaye was a zealous disciple, who does not, however, seem to have done anything towards transplanting this method of instruction to his own country.
And to it students flocked from all parts of India.
The poet Prudentius describes how, on the day of the martyr's death, an innumerable multitude of pilgrims flocked round the site.
From all sides Syrians flocked to his aid till he had 70,000 men under his orders.