We were soon on the road to what I believed, though with lots of set-backs, would be a cure.
Contingent the arrests and set-backs; contingent, in large measure, the adaptations.
It isn't often that a shrewd lawyer gets two set-backs on the same day.
However, with all the set-backs and delays it was fortunate that they had come this far.
There were set-backs; occasionally the investing public was shy.
There were set-backs, it was a little slow in starting, but its success was sure.
They did not understand the necessity for retreat; for not a word had been whispered of other set-backs.
And always the set-backs, the disasters of civilization, had been failures of the aristocratic spirit.
But the recognition is a process, a slow process, attended by many mistakes and set-backs.
We can no more serve God without blunders and set-backs than we can win battles without losing men.