He has, for this reason, resolved to detain you in it, as a hostage for them.
And then he had given a hostage to fortune, or his father had for him.
For even if Bishop yielded to their demand, they would retain her as a hostage.
With even that hope to get even with him, I will not kill you, yet I must have that money or a hostage.
If the Prince is a hostage for your safety, ...