Forgive, I listed not.
Then thou, Castrillon!
I know but little of his history.
The better a reply I have to give.
[He taps the bell on the table. Enters Almonte with four soldiers.]
Arrest this man!
For what? I pray thee, tell!
For treason, Bradburn, and disloyalty!
So list: [Reads] Whereas in eighteen thirty-two
The Fort of Anahuac without cause.
Was treacherously surrendered to the foe
By its commander, Colonel Bradburn: Therefore
You are herewith empowered to arrest
Said Bradburn and to hold in durance vile
His person till adjudged by martial court.