Murdoch fits Clarendon's description of Cromwell, updated by David Chandler to describe Napoleon, as "a great, bad man."
Cromwell actually did declare a War on Christmas, which he deemed to be sensuous paganism.
Cromwell, for one, thinks the Academy should revise its rules to recognize nonhuman performers.
"Parry not with me," exclaimed the readily-irritated Cromwell.
The minister Cromwell; you remember him—the one who was bald.
In 1649 a grand entertainment was given by the Grocers to Cromwell and Fairfax.
It was as if Prince Charlie and Cromwell had met to arrange a campaign.
An imperfect conquest, on the principles of Rousseau's philanthropy, did not suit the taste or the notions of Cromwell.
When we say that Cromwell was a Protector of England, we do not assert that he was the only protector.
Cromwell nodded his head once more to commend the Archbishop's gentleman with a perfect acquiescence.