So far as I could gather, his modesty was affronted by this revelation of his lower legs.
The driver was affronted, but the farmer pacified him by an appeal to his fear.
That comforted him; since he had affronted her, he was reassured.
"Which means that you don't know me," she replied, not at all affronted.
Her pride was affronted; and yet it was not as if an inferior had ...