A defeat of the army had suggested itself to him as a means of escape from the consequences of his fall.
He said, as if in excuse for this hope, that previously the army had encountered great defeats and in a few months had shaken off all blood and tradition of them, emerging as bright and valiant as a new one; thrusting out of sight the memory of disaster, and appearing with the valor and confidence of unconquered legions.
Yet its defeat did not put an end to the hard times.
These two defeats had been very disastrous to organized labor.
Many scores of Regulus's comrades had found their way back to Brussels, and all agreeing that they had run away--filled the whole town with an idea of the defeat of the allies.
But success or defeat was a minor matter to them, who had only thought for the safety of those they loved.
Britain's team was able to defeat
its French counterpart with three victories.
Muscat: Bahrain overcame a battling Oman to defeat
the hosts 10-4 via penalties on the second day of the Asian Beach Handball Championships at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex on Saturday.
JOHN Carver equalled an unwanted record after Newcastle United's defeat
to Tottenham - the interim boss has now been in charge for six straight league defeats
, matching a run under former manager Alan Pardew.
Truly, the team that loses has the right to be mad but it must definitely work on itself and reexamine the tactics with which it goes from a defeat
to a bigger defeat
Summary: A defiant Jose Mourinho has brushed off Real Madrid's crushing 5-0 defeat
at the hands of arch-rivals Barcelona.
Other round three results across the top boards saw Khalaf Bukhalaf draw with Rajeev Ramchandran, Anthony Pelayo draw with Joey Cabaya, Ali Sulaiti defeat
Greg Baliong, Mansoor Bukhalaf defeat
Hashim Ghuloom, Mohammed Abduljabbar defeat
Melad Ahmad, Lou Filsalda defeat
Noel Abasolo, Rethish P defeat
Rene Costales, and Dado Cagampan defeat
Veerendra Kumar, who represents Kozhikode in the outgoing House, yesterday minced no words when he said "the arrogance of the CPM" had led to the defeat
Like this one: "The good fighters of old first put themselves beyond the possibility of defeat
and then waited for an opportunity of defeating the enemy.
And it may take a Republican defeat
to bring about a complete change in the GOP leadership in Washington.