…iced, to be ignored, to be beaten, beaten, beaten—not by a greater genius, not by a god, but by a Peter Keating—well, my little amateur, do you think the Spanish Inquisition ever thought of a torture to equal this? (not reviewed by editor)
Samples from Other Sources
What was expected to be a quick confirmation hearing turned into an inquisition.
a general inquisition into his reputation and conduct
In Spain, the Inquisition lasted until 1834; though severe abuses had stopped prior to that.
The Inquisition would have imprisoned Goya were it not for the intervention of the King.
It`s the likes of you that kept the inquisition in business.