Villars and D'Effiat bent their backs like people who had received the last blow.
From that moment they began to regard Villars with other eyes.
It was proposed to Villars to make fascines to fill up the fosses of Denain.
Letter of Villars to the constable, Oct. 12, 1560, apud Négoc.
Villars was courtly and polite as usual, but he was as firm as Salomon.
These tears had produced an army, which was intrusted to Villars.
"But now then, to return to my little difficulty," said Mrs. Villars, recovering her good-temper.
Villars went to no one, but waited for some one to come to him.
The action referred to was at Denain, where the Dutch were defeated by Villars.
The king had given Villars the command of the army of Flanders.