As it was, however, she only hazarded
a hint, and the hint was lost.
I could only divine and distinguish that stakes were hazarded
on numbers, on "odd" or "even," and on colours.
With regard to Captain Wentworth, though Anne hazarded
no enquiries, there was voluntary communication sufficient.
I should not have hazarded
such an opinion," returned she, "if it had not at that moment occurred to me that his resolution of going might be occasioned by a conversation in which we had been this morning engaged, and which had ended very much to his dissatisfaction, from our not rightly understanding each other's meaning.
Now and then I hazarded
some remark to break the monotony of the journey, but the colonel answered only in monosyllables, and the conversation soon flagged.