Many, indeed, affirmed that the process was already near its consummation.
"You were right," affirmed Kirkwood, with a rueful and crooked smile.
"I was born in San Francisco," affirmed Kirkwood a bit sadly.
With energetic gestures he affirmed that his Padrona was just as usual.
Keturah affirmed that the captain's stay had been a real pleasure.
But still I should like ...