They held great power, and the British, while in control of the country, allowed for local rule in remote areas.
From what I hear from patients everyday, you would think that fast and abstinence is the rule rather than exception.
to rule a line
By using food to fix our draggy moods and low energy, we're letting our emotions rule our bodies, and we're getting fatter in the bargain.
The boy had about as much sense as his mother, letting his passions rule him instead of his head.
The invasion was preceded by a concerted press campaign demonising the Spanish for their tyrannical and brutal colonial rule .
A broadway parish councillor is urging his fellow members to rethink a controversial new rule , which he feels limits a villager's opportunity to be heard.
Knowing the results show most are late, we hope less stigma is attached to finishing late, as it is the rule rather than the exception.
The uprising against imperial rule went on for many years until Numancia was finally besieged and burned to the ground.
There was a time, decades ago, when third-level education was the exception rather than the rule in Irish society; that is no longer the case.