The empire (or what wanted to be one) sent Prince Otto of Grossenmark to rule the place in the Imperial interests.
Indeed, it is by no means certain that the occupation would ever have been successful had not one of the three brothers, Paul, despicably, but very decisively declined to abide these things any longer, and, by surrendering all the secrets of the insurrection, ensured its overthrow and his own ultimate promotion to the post of chamberlain to Prince Otto. After this, Ludwig, the one genuine hero among Mr Swinburne's heroes, was killed, sword in hand, in the capture of the city; and the third, Heinrich, who, though not a traitor, had always been tame and even timid compared with his active brothers, retired into something like a hermitage, became converted to a Christian quietism which was almost Quakerish, and never mixed with men except to give nearly all he had to the poor.
The populace had been supposed to be disarmed ever since the suppression of the revolt, but Otto now insisted, as governments very seldom insist, on an absolute and literal disarmament.
An intelligent young German, Count Otto Vogelstein, hardly knew a few years ago whether to condemn this custom or approve it.
The ship was heavily laden with German emigrants, whose mission in the United States differed considerably from Count Otto's.
There it was his mortal mischance to encounter Otto Frank, a striker who drove from the same stable.
Beyond passive sentimental pity for Henderson's wife and children, she gave them no thought, her chief concern being for Otto Frank and Otto Frank's wife and children--herself and Mrs.
Jake got on the front seat with Otto
Fuchs, and I rode on the straw in the bottom of the wagon-box, covered up with a buffalo hide.
- Deserted Camps.- Pawnee Squaws.- An Otto Indian.- News of War.- Voyage Down the Platte and the Missouri.- Reception at Fort Osage.
They kept on, therefore, With renewed spirit, and at the end of three days met with an Otto Indian, by whom they were confirmed in their conjecture.
There ain't no boy here 'cep' me sence Otto went overboard - an' he was only a Dutchy, an' twenty year old at that.
There's a heap as you can do, for Otto he went overboard on Le Have.