The hesitance over the "von" did not strike his usually keen ear.
Ah, that had been the crux of it all, of her doubt, of her hesitance.
She could also make clear her reason for hesitance and deliberation.
Glad with eager eyes on him handed the child to Polly and sat down without a moment's hesitance, avid of what was to come.
However, as in all cases heretofore, they relied ...