“Allah preserve us from affronting him,” whispered the caliph.
I could not, were my very life at stake, think of affronting them by not doffing my hat.
And turned off for pinching the duenna, or affronting my lady's waiting-woman?
As if he felt himself full to the throat with affronting sentiments.
Somehow the old unbridled passions rose up within me and I succeeded in affronting ...