The English members saw plainly that riel wished the formation of a provisional government, of which he should be head.
I was conducted to a house, and asked if I wished to see Mr. riel.
riel was not, never had been, the prime factor of the revolution.
Warning letters from riel and other insurgents were sent to him.
riel was in his cell at Regina awaiting trial and execution.
They're bound to obey, for they look upon riel as a sort of nickle-plate god.
Md Leads expedition against riel, 161; gains a bloodless victory, 162.
For then must we face either the vengeance of riel, or the fury of the white men.
It was still uncertain whether riel was to oppose the expedition or not.
He went miles by himself, and told the breeds he'd curse 'em if they jumped with riel.