He knew she was too much like himself ever to retract her words.
I do own myself beaten,' says she, 'and I retract my words.'
I repeat my words: I will not "retract," I cannot "repent of them."
Some of them were sent to the Tower, but they would not retract.
No, I'll retract that, and on second thought reverse that judgment.
Well, sir, let us away; for I have now gone ...