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To him Davout was not merely a French general, but a man notorious for his cruelty.
In another moment Davout would have realized that he was doing wrong, but just then the adjutant had come in and interrupted him.
Particularly was this the case with Davout, who since 1809 had suspected that Berthier desired to ruin his reputation.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
After a time the hostility of the Bourbons towards Davout died away, and he was reconciled to the monarchy.
Throughout the morning of the nineteenth Davout and Charles continued their march, drawing ever closer to each other.The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte|William Milligan Sloane