His imprisonment was not a rigorous one, and negotiations for his release were soon begun.
Thomas died in Newgate gaol, London, but Bartholomew's imprisonment was not a rigorous one.
His internal administration, though not sufficiently rigorous to check abuses, was upright and thoughtful.
A frame naturally slight had been further attenuated by rigorous habits of temperance, and thus rendered proof against the diseases of the tropics.
This generally involves solitary confinement of the most rigorous nature, and, as little is done to occupy the mind, the criminal not infrequently becomes insane.
From his mother, Elizabeth Vitlitsaya, he inherited most of his characteristics, an insatiable love of work, an almost pedantic love of order and the most rigorous sense of duty.
By his rigorous imposts he alienated the favour of his subjects, and especially of the clergy, whom he otherwise sought to control firmly.
On this account his property was confiscated to the state, and he was thrown into rigorous imprisonment and tortured to death.
At last, indeed, he came to the conclusion that to do so was impossible, and in that conviction set to work to find a rigorous proof of the impossibility.
His confinement was rigorous, but after a time his wife obtained permission to share his captivity, on the condition that if she came out, she should not be suffered to return.
The men of the South were not less in earnest, and the most highly individualized people in the world was thus found ready to accept a rigorous discipline as the only way to success.
They are, indeed, merely the application of a rigorous common sense to the facts of society.
Rigorous and rainy in the south-east, the climate elsewhere is milder though subject to sudden variations.
Besides all this, life was further regulated by an exceedingly rigorous system of fasts.
The perpetrators of the crime were sentenced to five years' rigorous imprisonment, but they had the sympathy of the people on their side.