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Pilloried!

Sewell Stokes

Pilloried!

by Sewell Stokes

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Published by The Richards Press, ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography,
  • Authors, English -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Sewell Stokes; with illustrations by Gabriel Atkin.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT120 .S75
    The Physical Object
    Pagination248 p., incl. plates.
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6720963M
    LC Control Number28025940
    OCLC/WorldCa5329696

      Resort to military force is Bolton’s hobbyhorse, and here, his bureaucratic opponent - regularly pilloried in the book as a ditherer - is former defence secretary James Mattis. pillory: 1 n a wooden instrument of punishment on a post with holes for the wrists and neck; offenders were locked in and so exposed to public scorn Type of: instrument of punishment an instrument designed and used to punish a condemned person v expose to ridicule or public scorn Synonyms: gibbet Type of: display, exhibit, expose to show.

    The pillory (plural form pillories) was a device of punishment, ingenious in its simplistic cruelty: “a device formerly used for publicly punishing offenders consisting of a wooden frame with holes in which the head and hands can be locked.”The punishment of getting stuck in a pillory appears to have been rather common long ago, and meted out for offenses that we would today consider minor.   He is pilloried on Twitter. His boyfriend is a whiny millennial socialist. And a series of expensive dinners were ruined by his companions' insistence on complaining about Donald Trump.

    Being pilloried on market days was a more severe punishment. Large numbers of people would have travelled to these (otherwise quiet) towns and villages to buy and sell livestock and other goods. The prospect of seeing a real life witch (safely locked up in a pillory) would . (25) The pillory was always participatory, with the crowd throwing projectiles at the pinioned, passive offender; however, by transforming the spectacle of punishment into the spectacle of carnival, the mob is now invited up on stage, welcome to join the colorful parade of pilloried offenders.


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