Cardinal Richelieu

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Noun1.Cardinal Richelieu - French prelate and statesmanCardinal Richelieu - French prelate and statesman; principal minister to Louis XIII (1585-1642)
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THE Red Eminence, Cardinal Richelieu, is famous for making no secret of his authoritarian control of 17th century France.
Recapping 10 years of mutual admiration between the two men, Dugowson also sheds light on the darker period and the ideological split that followed, during which Castro distanced himself from his former comrade, whose hard-line views earned him the title His Red Eminence.
The fungiform papillae remain shiny dark red eminences.