Manole sentence example
- Another version makes him employ one Manole or Manoli as architect.
- Manole, being unable to finish the walls, the prince threatened him and his assistant with death.
- At last Manole suggested that they should follow the ancient custom of building a living woman into the foundations; and that she who first appeared on the following morning should be the victim.
- So arrogant, however, did the masons become, that the prince bade remove the scaffolding, and all, save Manole, perished of hunger.