It has wonderful finesse
," he murmured, caressingly.
Having conceived the idea he proceeded to carry it out with considerable finesse
Perhaps Catherine was wrong in not demanding the cause of that gentle emotion -- but she was not experienced enough in the finesse
of love, or the duties of friendship, to know when delicate raillery was properly called for, or when a confidence should be forced.
I know you don't credit me with much finesse
, but I would undertake to be in the secret and to do quite as well; the only difference would be in my own peace of mind, which, of course, doesn't count.
Seriously, and since you refuse to treat me as a man, and since you finesse
with me, I will try and set you at bay, as a hunter does a wild boar.