Yet, mine honest Friar, I think it would be best both for the church and thyself, that I should procure a license to unfrock thee, and retain thee as a yeoman of our guard, serving in care of our person, as formerly in attendance upon the altar of Saint Dunstan.''
`The unfrocked villain destroys more venison than half the country besides,' says one keeper; `And is hunting after every shy doe in the country!' quoth a second.
Kuragin was to put her into a troyka he would have ready and to drive her forty miles to the village of Kamenka, where an unfrocked
priest was in readiness to perform a marriage ceremony over them.
I saw a frail little man with a long, yellow face and sunken fanatical eyes, an Inquisitor, an unfrocked
There was an attempt to unfrock
Archbishop Makarios in 1973 by three local bishops, and although it was an attempt to remove him from being head of the church, it was an attempt to impeach him as president.
The parish has a saint's name time cannot unfrock
. In cities that have outgrown their promise people are becoming pilgrims again, if not to this place, then to the recreation of it in their own spirits.
They are discovered there and stoned to death by local peasants, urged on by an unfrocked
whiskey priest (70).
Logan's "pre-seminary indiscretion would be embarrassing, but scarcely catastrophic," (23) so that Ruth's concern that "Michael might be unfrocked
" is unwarranted.
Marina and Dmitrii were married in the Kremlin on 8 May, but only nine days later Dmitrii was murdered in the course of an uprising against him, and he was officially declared to have been an impostor, the unfrocked
monk Grisha Otrep'ev.
Today, he remains a regular political commentator and has written a number of books on the subject, including Great Parliamentary Scandals, I Couldn't Possibly Comment and The Great Unfrocked
After a month of humiliations, he was about to be unfrocked
, when Tsar Alexei Mikhailovich took his part.