Maybe it was the intrigue, or maybe it was that gut feeling that something wasn't as it appeared.
The breach between the queen's party and Albany's had widened, and the queen's advisers had begun an intrigue with England, to the end that the royal widow and her young son should be removed to Henry's court.
Gian Galeazzo, partly by force and partly by intrigue, discredited these minor despots, pushed his dominion to the very verge of Venice, and, having subjected Lombardy to his sway, proceeded to attack Tuscany.
For the establishment of this new form of Inquisition; and as the result of a long intrigue, in 1479 a papal bull authorized the appointment by the Spanish sovereigns of two inquisitors at Seville, under whom the Dominican inquisitions already established elsewhere might serve.
His stay at this post was short, for he was able to organize a counter-intrigue which soon brought him back to court.
Her efforts were at first successful, but in 36 Antony left for the Parthian War and renewed his intrigue with Cleopatra.
Her life was notorious for intrigue and perfidy.
Others attribute it to an intrigue of Maurepas.
On her return her position was undermined by the jealousy of Pulcheria and the groundless suspicion of an intrigue with her protégé Paulinus, the master of the offices.
Their career was checked by Reshid Pasha, who persuaded the two victorious commanders to intrigue against one another, secured the division of their forces, and then fell upon each in turn.
She exulted in the meeting of the states-general, and most of all when her father, after being driven to Brussels by a state intrigue, was once more recalled and triumphantly escorted into Paris.
Popular with the people, the king could not control his own family; and as the outcome of a palace intrigue in 477 his son Kasyapa had declared himself king, and taken his father prisoner.
He soon became involved in political intrigue, joining, in general, the country party, and holding close communication with Barillon, the French ambassador.
Are you intrigued to see what your old school, house or office looks like now?
As one of Shakespeare's comedies, there is sure to be the sub-plots that include romantic intrigue and women in disguise.
He was intrigued by ancient mysteries.
He was intrigued to hear of the next "shady" approach.
He was intrigued when Keller picked up a special old Imari pot.
I am intrigued to find out what cake could possibly go with a glass of wine.
I was intrigued to discover that journals fell into two clear categories.
I was intrigued to know why Mr. Marsden has access to James Wilson's password!
The fact intrigued scientists for 30 years.
There were problems in addition to the deadly intrigues that led to their downfall.
They were intrigued by the possibility of this powerful natural cure for cancer.
We ought not to spend time attempting to see sense in these Byzantine palace intrigues.
Shinshin, lowering his voice, began to tell the count of some intrigue of Kuragin's in Moscow, and Natasha tried to overhear it just because he had said she was "charmante."
In all these plottings the subject of intrigue was generally the conduct of the war, which all these men believed they were directing; but this affair of the war went on independently of them, as it had to go: that is, never in the way people devised, but flowing always from the essential attitude of the masses.