There was no more aggression, and I even heard one of the men, in poor English, say soothingly that we were safe.
"Well, I wasn't to say brash," returned her husband slowly and soothingly.
"Your stammering is only the effect of timidity," answered Madeleine, soothingly.
"Oh, I'd have done the same thing, of course," answered the other soothingly.
"I did not mean to make you suffer," said Madeleine, soothingly.
"They're her own boys, you know," added Mrs Foster, soothingly.
"It was better to try and bear with my grandmother," answered Maurice, soothingly.
"Try not to cry any more, or you will have such a headache," said Nellie soothingly.
"There, there," said Nan soothingly, as she feared that her patient was getting excited.
"Let's credit Selby-Harrison with the discovery," I said soothingly.