He was respectful of her concerns, but they didn't see eye-to-eye on any of it - except the fact that they both wanted another child.
Sarah was his mother, so he would be respectful, and if he wasn't she could always walk away.
You seem to enjoy your work - and you are respectful toward me.
I suppose I do enjoy the work, and I try to act respectful to all our customers.
"I saw something, ikir," she said in a tone far softer and more respectful than her original.
Even his youngest sister was composed and respectful of her place and a warrior's needs and expectations.
She and her husband related their conversation with Effie to Fred, how she had read the notebook, her comments regarding the gold coins, and their new, more respectful evaluation of Miss Effie Quincy.
Would he still be gentle and respectful, or would he suddenly demand husbandly rights?
It wasn't wild sex, but gentle respectful lovemaking.
Gerald was solemn and respectful as he worked.
Considering that this book was written before the time of Haller, or Bonnet, or Linnaeus, or Hutton, it surely deserves more respectful consideration than it usually receives.
As a lecturer, he was inferior in charm and eloquence to Brown and Stewart; the latter says that "silent and respectful attention" was accorded to the "simplicity and perspicuity of his style" and "the gravity and authority of his character."
Long before his death, Bright's references in public speeches to the achievements of the Anti-Corn Law League were received with respectful impatience, and Peel's famous speech on the repeal of the corn laws would not convince the German Reichstag or a modern House of Commons.
The reception of this volume was cordial, but not so universally respectful as that which Tennyson had grown to expect from his adoring public. The fact was that the heightened reputation of Browning, and still more the sudden vogue of Swinburne, Morris and Rossetti (1866-1870), considerably disturbed the minds of Tennyson's most ardent readers, and exposed himself to a severer criticism than he had lately been accustomed to endure.
- The language of Tibet bears no special name, it is merely known as " The Speech of Bod or Tibet," namely, Bod-skad (pronounced Bho-kd), while the vernacular is called P'al-skad or " vulgar speech," in contradistinction to the rje-sa or " polite respectful speech " of the educated classes, and the ch'os-skad or " book language," the literary style in which the scriptures and other classical works are written.
How soon will he be here? he asked the aide-de-camp with a respectful politeness evidently relating to the personage he was referring to.
Above all, try to be respectful and cautious with the old prince.
"How pleasant it is, your excellency!" he said with a respectful smile.
Berg was sitting beside the countess consoling her with the respectful attention of a relative.
The contemptuously respectful attitude of the younger men to the old man in his dotage was expressed in the highest degree by the behavior of Chichagov, who knew of the accusations that were being directed against Kutuzov.