385 This good old man died in Berlin on the 24th of August, 1777, eighty-eight years of age. "No." 1 Then when God, who is merciful and full of pity, heard Adam's voice, He said to him:鈥? 丁香五月啪啪,激情综合,色久久,色久久综合网,五月婷婷开心中文字幕 The city took fire in many places; magazines were consumed; the ducal palace was wrapped in flames. Nearly fifteen thousand cannon-balls, and over two thousand bombs, were hurled crashing through the thronged dwellings. Many of the Austrian guns were silenced. General Piccolomini, who was intrusted with the defense of the place, could stand it no longer. On the 4th of May he raised above the walls the white flag of surrender. The gallant general was treated magnanimously. He was invited to dine with Frederick, and, with the garrison, was permitted to retire to Neisse, pledged not to serve against the Prussians for two years. The town had been nearly demolished by the war-tempest which had beat so fiercely upon it. Frederick immediately commenced repairing the ruins and strengthening the fortifications.