Mr. Clay went to him and besought him to withdraw the motion; but in vain.
In vain he besought his gods to restore her to health; she died.
And Simon's wife's mother was holden with a great fever; and they besought him for her.
Her face was alight with eagerness as she besought her brother to "just see if he'd know her!"
The third foreman I besought was an elderly German with a paternal manner.
I have counselled and besought Eugene, and it is pouring water in a sieve.
Gabriele went up to her mother, and besought her to notice how well Louise looked, and the rose, how becoming it was to her!
But even this did not quiet her; she only besought him the more to tell her.
She denounced the Countess to my face, and besought my mother to omit the Sempachs from her list of acquaintances.
So eagerly she besought me, that I had much difficulty to answer.