From now on they could practice evasion tactics - and in the next hour she discovered Bordeaux knew a slew of them.
His power to effect a reasonable agreement between the contending parties; but both in this respect and in the matter of a commercial treaty with England, then under negotiation, his efforts had been met with evasion and latent hostility.
In face of this no evasion was possible.
At the same time any manifest contradiction of the Articles, or any obvious evasion of them, would subject the offender to the penalties of deprivation.
They were accepted at Perth, in 1618, but were evaded wherever evasion was possible.
The procedure of the courts which had cognizance of the matter was, however, by no means strict, and the judges and subordinate officials were often not ill-disposed towards Christians, so that evasion was fairly easy.