Maybe it was brash and immature, even careless, but she intended to accept his proposal - even knowing as little as she did about him.
As he had promised, Bordeaux was demanding a decision to his proposal of marriage.
Accepting his proposal of marriage might be setting her up for a fall, but declining was surely something she would live to regret.
As she watched the sink fill, she considered his proposal - and that other thing.
I discussed the proposal with the others, sans Howie.
I discussed my proposal with Molly who with wisdom beyond her years, agreed.
This isn't exactly how I planned my proposal, but I think your mother is pleased.
If he was getting ready to make an indecent proposal, she didn't want Katie to hear the squelching reply she had planned.
You men can use every ploy in the book to get a woman to submit, but if she mistakes that proposition for a proposal of marriage, right away she's blackmailing you.
Of course, a proposal of marriage was something that didn't come easy for him.
"Another shitty proposal," she said at last.
Enough to know his proposal of marriage was purely business.
When you're my age you'll wish you had taken his proposal of marriage more seriously.
The gifting of the necklace was like a proposal, only much more to the Guardians who gave the symbols of their families and histories to their chosen suitors.
"What a romantic proposal," she teased, nuzzling his chest.
Among later visits, that of Commodore Anson, in the "Centurion" (June 1741) led, on his return home, to a proposal to form an English settlement on Juan Fernandez; but the Spaniards, hearing that the matter had been mooted in England, gave orders to occupy the island, and it was garrisoned accordingly in 1750.
In February 1773 the Royal Society submitted a proposal to the king for an expedition towards the North Pole.
This proposal, however, the Eastern bishops declined to accept.
The proposal to read " Edomites " for " Syrians " in the list of bands which troubled Jehoiakim (2 Kings xxiv.
Miss Irwin seemed to have no objection to this proposal, and kindly offered to see the professors and find out if they would give me lessons.
Rostov had not seen him since his proposal and Sonya's refusal and felt uncomfortable at the thought of how they would meet.
Berg's proposal was at first received with a perplexity that was not flattering to him.
But a commander in chief, especially at a difficult moment, has always before him not one proposal but dozens simultaneously.
What so affected him was Kutuzov's calm and quiet comment on the advantage or disadvantage of Bennigsen's proposal to move troops by night from the right to the left flank to attack the French right wing.