You may take offense or not but I always stick to mother truth.
Just two of us. Um, no offense, but I think you and I should go.
No offense, but I'm under the impression the others didn't have a chance to object.
No offense, but I did both for Rhyn.
To expiate his huntsman's offense, Ilagin pressed the Rostovs to come to an upland of his about a mile away which he usually kept for himself and which, he said, swarmed with hares.
Ethan is the most forgiving person I know; he absolves everyone of anything committed against him, no matter how large or small the offense.
At the look of offense, Deidre almost laughed.
The state almost entirely supports the Connecticut school for imbeciles, at Lakeville; the American school for the deaf, in Hartford; the oral school for the deaf, 1 The constitution prescribes that " the privileges of an elector shall be forfeited by a conviction of bribery, forgery, perjury, duelling, fraudulent bankruptcy, theft or other offense for which an infamous punishment is inflicted," but this disability may in any case be removed by a two-thirds vote of each house of the general assembly.
There was weariness in his voice that disarmed any offense he felt.
Yeah, well no offense taken.
"No offense, but I'm spending it with Bianca," Dusty said.
You're quick at taking offense, but you don't mind disgracing the whole regiment!