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CHAPTER III
PUBLIC LATTERS 1848-1849

every principle they have upholden, may not have involved him in this tortuous and inexplicable policy in order to accelerate his downfall, by detaching all honest men and all friendly nations from him, by wounding the French in their sympathies for the Italians, who are fighting their battle for their order of things, and their pride by pandering to the ambition of Russia, at whose feet they are a second time laid prostrate ?
WALTER SAVAGE LANDOR.

After taking possession of Civita Vecchia, the French General Oudinot met with unexpected opposition at Rome, where the citizens had summoned Garibaldi to their assistance. M. de Lesseps was sent to treat with them ; but being unable to come to terms, he left the city, having first indited the Note to which Landor takes exception in the following letter. In this Note the French Envoy had written: " Misfortune, misfortune to the eternal city, if a hair of the head of a single Frenchman is touched!" This was on May 24, 1849. The Examiner of June 9 contained the following letter:

France and Rome.
SIR,
Among the indignities which the Romans have endured from the French Government, none is more flagrant than the note of M. Lesseps on leaving the city. Such arrogance, such menaces, are not only unusual, but unexampled in diplomacy. If, instead of every courtesy and every kindness, the French aggressors had been treated with indignity and inhumanity, no worse insolence could have been directed against the illustrious rulers of that regenerate nation. Is it because that nation is regenerate, and because the French require no prophet to tell them they can not 'be born again'? Otherwise, surely it must be that M. Lesseps' personal vanity has somehow been sadly wounded. Possibly it may have been askt, near the statue of Pasquin, who, in the name of the

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