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th a liberal gift of wampum, to show their sympathy in the public calamities. In private, they sought to gai

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n the good-will of the deputies, one by one; but though they were successful in some cases, the result on th

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e whole was far from hopeful. In the intervals of the council, Brébeuf 118 discoursed to the crowd of chie

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    fs on the wonders of the visible heavens,—the sun, the moon, the stars, and the planets. They were inclined to believe what he told them; for he had lately, to their great amazement, accurately predicted an eclipse. From the fires abov


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    e he passed to the fires beneath, till the listeners stood aghast at his hideous pictures of the flames of perdition,—the only species of Christian instruction which produced any perceptible effect on this unpromising auditory. The co


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uncil opened on the evening of the fourth of August, with all the usual ceremonies; and the night

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was spent in discussing questions of treaties and alliances, with a deliberation and good sense wh

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ich the Jesuits could not help admiring. [9] A few days after, the assembly took up the more excit

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ing question of the epidemic and its causes. Deputies from three of the four Huron nations were present, each deputation sitting apart. The Jesuits were seated with the N

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ation of the Bear, in whose towns their missions were established. Like all import

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    ant councils, the session was held at night. It was a strange scene. The light of the fires flickered aloft into the smoky vault and among the soot-begrimed rafters of the great

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    council-house, [10] and cast an uncertain gleam on the wild and dejected throng that filled the platforms and the floor. "I think I never saw anything more lugubrious," writes Le

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    Mercier: "they looked at 119 each other like so many corpses, or like men who already feel the terror of death. When they spoke, it was only with sighs, each reckoning up the si

  • ck and dead of his own family. All this was to excite each other to vomit poison against us." [9] Le Mercier, Relation des Hurons, 16


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