Why, no; I hardly can, under the circumstances; but be assured
, love, I shall not be long away.
me upon his honour "that he was not poisoned, but died of a bad fever by excessive drinking.
The rich had been assured
of his wealth and comfort, the toiler assured
of his life and work.
This confession satisfied us and after having enumerated the good Qualities of M'Kenrie and assured
her that she was violently in love with him, we desired to know whether he had ever in any wise declared his affection to her.
Contemptible as a regard founded only on compassion must make them both in my eyes, I felt by no means assured
that such might not be the consequence.
A single glance at the vessel's deck assured
me that the battle was over and that we had been victorious, for I saw our survivors holding a handful of the enemy at pistol points while one by one the rest of the crew was coming out of the craft's interior and lining up on deck with the other prisoners.
But he assured
me that until we came he had thought that there were no other peoples in the world other than the Grubittens, who consist of the Eastenders and the Westenders of the ancient Isle of Wight.
As he could not think of leaving me in my helpless condition, he implored me to be of good cheer; assured
me that I should soon be better, and enabled in a few days to return with him to Nukuheva.
Tyler's assistant secretary, who had been left at home, assured
me that there was no doubt but that the Toreador had sailed as promised, since he knew his employer well enough to be positive that nothing short of an act of God would prevent his doing what he had planned to do.