The right- hand man of the exiled
monarch was not likely to find favour in the eyes of those who were now in possession.
In France her friends were scattered and exiled,
and the great Cardinal was stronger than ever; in England she had proved her power to touch her husband's heart, but not to rule his counsels.
Now most of the rows stood empty; many of the Roman families, since the Vandal conquest, had moved away, been driven forth, exiled.