Definition for riel (2 of 2)
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The commission was sent for, and Riel tried to intercept the messenger, but failed to do so.The Remarkable History of the Hudson's Bay Company|George Bryce
The English members saw plainly that Riel wished the formation of a provisional government, of which he should be head.The Romantic Settlement of Lord Selkirk's Colonists|George Bryce
With insult and derision Riel and his colleagues had fled from the scene of their triumph and their crimes.
His motive in thus allying himself to Riel must be sufficiently obvious.Menotah|Ernest G. Henham
I was scouring the woods, but found no Riel to dispute the passage.