"He attacked me like the low ruffian that he is," pleaded Halbert, in extenuation.
"And do say something cheerful, dear," pleaded Avice, at parting.
"Girls, if you only knew how terribly this embarrasses me," pleaded Grace.
He pleaded eloquently for the retention of the small boroughs.
The nurses' rooms were subject to inspection, and she had pleaded a headache.