I knew that the audience would be largely composed of the most influential class of white men and women, and that it would be a rare opportunity for me to let them know what we were trying to do at Tuskegee, as well as to speak to
them about the relations of the races.
The one chance of getting any information that I can see," he proceeded, "is to speak to
I wish, father, you would come and speak to
Rosanna," she said.
She soon caught his eye, and he immediately bowed, but without attempting to speak to
her, or to approach Marianne, though he could not but see her; and then continued his discourse with the same lady.
Perhaps he wanted to speak to
her, of his attachment to Harriet; he might be watching for encouragement to begin.
Pendril wished to speak to
you about Norah and me, his letter gave us our choice to be present at the interview, or to keep away.
I took the opportunity of her being from home, to beg to speak to
It was also of some importance that I should speak to
her while she was sober enough to understand what I meant in a general way.
When Miss Halcombe informed me of this I told her that I must absolutely speak to
her sister before I left Limmeridge, and it was, therefore, arranged that I should see Miss Fairlie in her own sitting-room the next morning.
The poor schoolmaster motioned to the bachelor that he would come on the other side, and speak to
Ask her the question: What was there to love in a man who can speak to
you as that man has spoken, who can treat you as that man is treating you now?
If he would now speak to
her with the unreserve which had sometimes been too much for her before, it would be most consoling; but that she found was not to be.