Yes," said I; and not disposed to show the satisfaction I felt on this point, I, yielding to the whim of the moment, took up the subject as though I considered myself aggrieved rather than benefited
by what had been done.
She had two sisters to be benefited
by her elevation; and such of their acquaintance as thought Miss Ward and Miss Frances quite as handsome as Miss Maria, did not scruple to predict their marrying with almost equal advantage.
s little brother and sister also benefited
by the Grandmother's will, and are now being educated in London.
By the 5th of October, some simple prescriptions, together with an "Indian sweat," had so far benefited
Looking at myself in the restaurant's mirrors, it seemed to me that I had not much benefited
by my week-end.
There was so much attachment to Captain Wentworth in all this, and such a bewitching charm in a degree of hospitality so uncommon, so unlike the usual style of give-and-take invitations, and dinners of formality and display, that Anne felt her spirits not likely to be benefited
by an increasing acquaintance among his brother-officers.
He says, 'I beg my respectful compliments to my Lady, who, I hope, has benefited
by the change.