Remembering the kiss, she was inclined to decline his offer.
She had to decline the last trip because it coincided with her monthly cycle - and this trip was cutting the time close.
How could I decline without sounding like a total turd?
I tried to decline but he insisted I eat so I complied.
After Cynthia came out and administered a cold face cloth, Edith seemed somewhat better, enough to decline medical attention, though she remained disoriented even after reaching Ryland's small quarters.
For an embarrassing moment she thought he would decline the offer, but slowly a smile touched the corners of his mouth.