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The action of the Offaly corps of Volunteers, for instance, was typical.John Redmond's Last Years
Leix and Offaly must be pacified by a general pardon, followed by gentle dealings, or else the people must be extirpated.
Sheriffs were to be regularly appointed for Leix, Offaly, and for what is now the county of Wicklow.
Offaly turned away contemptuously, and, speaking in Irish, ordered his men to ‘take away the churl.’
Assuming that they were at his mercy, Offaly offered the citizens their lives if they would let him enter to besiege the castle.