Chapter 02 – By Heavens, He Had Better Not!

June 14th, 2011 § 0 comments

Chances of war

This is an English translation of a common Latin phrase, casus belli.  Here, this phrase refers to the circumstances by which the county seat of Chaldicotes fell into the possession of Dr. and Mrs. Thorne.  [AM & RR 2006]

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