Robin saw that he was discovered, so he determined to put a bold face
on the matter, and went forward with some smart show of authority.
At such a time it is sound judgment to put on a bold face
and play your hand for a hundred times what it is worth; forty-nine times out of fifty nobody dares to "call," and you rake in the chips.
Well, at all events I am in for it now, and may as well put a bold face
upon the matter.
You have done nobly," cried the old free companion, gazing with a soldier's admiration at the huge frame and bold face
of the archer.
This roused my spirit, and made me put a bold face
on it before Sergeant Cuff.
I shall put a bold face
on, and if I do feel weepy, he shall never see it.
Losberne, at last: sitting down with a kind of desperate calmness, 'that we must try and carry it off with a bold face
Put but a bold face
on the matter, sigh, smile, flourish thy hat, thrust forth thy leg like a dancing-master, put thy right hand to the left side of thy waistcoat, and pretty Polly Gookin is thine own
If it comes to that, I had an aunt who died of cancer myself, but I put a bold face
on it--" He rose and began tilting his chair backwards and forwards on its hind legs.
Miss Wilson felt like a boy caught robbing an orchard, but she put a bold face
on the matter and said:
Kim felt sure that the boy had been posted to guide him from the first, but, putting a bold face
on it, parted the curtain.
I kept a bold face
before Lestrade, but, upon my soul, I believe that for once the fellow is on the right track and we are on the wrong.