He could not find words with which to make his avowal or to present his appeal.
Mr. Grey was struck with the simplicity and fulness of the avowal.
The old man's avowal of loyalty was taken for what it was worth.
The queen-mother could not have been surprised at this avowal.
But, though the heartiness of this avowal was grateful to him, he could not repress his surprise at it.
I know that this avowal is abrupt to you, but it is not to me.
She made no answer, but it was easy to perceive that my avowal had not displeased her.
She had hoped to hear an avowal of love from Mrs. Quirk's guest.
Had Geoffrey come to claim her on the strength of her own avowal?
Was she not instructed to seize the moment to force him into an avowal which prudence must repent?