Which Rossiglione perceiving, hee stoode like a body without a soule, confounded with the killing of so deare a friend, losse of a chaste and honourable wife, and all through his owne overcredulous conceit.
Oftener deceived by distrusting than by being overcredulous
I do but just mention it here to show you that the Court was jealous of me, when I never thought myself capable of giving them the least occasion, which made me reflect that a man is oftener deceived by distrusting than by being overcredulous.
Either he sought to deceive the gullible, or, as is more likely, was himself overcredulous.
Contradictory circumstances he had noted intruded, uninvited, to challenge overcredulous conclusions concerning her.