“The Turks, swollen by their victories, will wish to take on our fleet, and God—I have the pious presentiment—will give us victory. Charles V gave you life. I will give you honor and greatness. Go and seek them out!”
And so Dominic looked to that simple way of praying and beseeching God, accessible to all and wholly pious, which is called the Rosary, or Psalter of the Blessed Virgin Mary, in which the same most Blessed Virgin is venerated
The second phase of the Meuse-Argonne Offensive opened on October 4, 1918 and would continue to October 28, 1918. During this period the Americans cleared the Argonne Forest but incurred high casualties due to a reliance upon frontal assaults.