"I want to go," she said at last, in answer to her hostess' pleading.
The man met her pleading eyes steadily, and shook his head in refusal.
And, after all, what good could he do his cause by pleading it?
My letters of pleading, like my calls and telephone efforts, were still ignored.
And all that time Leonora was defending her rival, and pleading her cause!
Lady Coryston ...