While he envied them, Gabriel really didn't want to go through all that shit with his own mate.
In 1391 the preaching of a priest of Seville, Fernando Martinez, led to the first general massacre of the Jews, who were envied for their prosperity and hated because they were the kings tax collectors.
As to the serfs the only indication was that three out of their huge retinue disappeared during the night, but nothing was stolen; and as to the value of their possessions, the thirty peasant carts that had come in from their estates and which many people envied proved to be extremely valuable and they were offered enormous sums of money for them.
The politicians who envied his talents and believed him a rascal raised the cry of treason.
He envied the brutes; he envied the very stones on the street, and the tiles on the houses.
And envied the freedom the Scots had won.
It wasn't the open road wanderers I envied but the home town golfers; they seemed so content in their pastoral surroundings.
The acquisition of Khelat led, however, to a new war, as Kaikobad's ally, the Ayyubite prince, envied him this conquest.
For a moment she envied their working environment.
I passed the golf course, as green as an Irish post card and envied the couple strolling down the fairway.