They stopped as I approached, and Don Balthasar listened to me benignantly.
"Do not distress yourself, my dear Miss Kendall," she said, benignantly.
He smiled, benignantly, and granted my request with a saintly amiability.
“You see I have brought him back safe after all,” said the major, benignantly smiling.
"I surely hope so, Mrs. Brenton," he answered her benignantly.