Severe, but just.
--In Speaking of Gen. Scott
, the New Orleans Delta
, of the 15th, says:
"Old Scott has gone abroad, a huge Pandora
's box of ailments, with not even hope at the bottom of them.
, asthma, and gout have done his business for him. He goes to France
, there to meet the reproaches of her to whom his conduct has been, through a manhood of forty years, such as qualified and prepared him for his crowning treason to his native State Let him go; death will relieve him of his physical torture, but that agony of the soul and conscience which death cannot extinguish will be an ample penalty for his stupendous crimes.