At first, he could give no encourage- ment; with unfeigned
diffidence, he expressed his conviction that he was not adequate to the perform- ance of so great a task; the path marked out was wholly an untrodden one; he was sincerely appre- hensive that he should do more harm than good.
He was on foot, and after looking very respectfully at her, looked with most unfeigned
satisfaction at her companion.
Jennings, perhaps satisfied with the partial justification of her forebodings which had been found in their late alarm, allowed herself to trust in his judgment, and admitted, with unfeigned
joy, and soon with unequivocal cheerfulness, the probability of an entire recovery.
And her thoughts flew to those absent cousins with most unfeigned
and truly tender regret, that they were not at home to take their own place in the room, and have their share of a pleasure which would have been so very delightful to them.
You reasoned it out beautifully," I exclaimed in unfeigned
The letter began by expressing the writer's unfeigned
joy at d'Urberville's conversion, and thanked him for his kindness in communicating with the parson on the subject.
One would think they had met the devil," muttered Norman of Torn, looking after them in unfeigned
Sir Patrick put the letter down with unfeigned
respect for the woman who had written it.
Here he raised up the brown bonnet, and regarding with most unfeigned
astonishment a look of tender reproach from Miss Squeers, shrunk back a few paces to be out of the reach of the fair burden, and went on to say:
The words struck his hearers with the most unfeigned
Tom and his father had alighted at the Peacock at about seven in the evening; and having heard with unfeigned
joy the paternal order, at the bar, of steaks and oyster-sauce for supper in half an hour, and seen his father seated cozily by the bright fire in the coffee-room with the paper in his hand, Tom had run out to see about him, had wondered at all the vehicles passing and repassing, and had fraternized with the boots and hostler, from whom he ascertained that the Tally-ho was a tip-top goer--ten miles an hour including stoppages--and so punctual that all the road set their clocks by her.
Sympathy and love unfeigned
were visible on Anna's face.