I gave him hopes of Frederica's relenting, and told him a great deal of her improvements.
“I am sure I should break down,” said I, trying to find some sign of relenting in his eyes.
There was no pause, no pity, no relenting rest in the world's kindness.
She shuddered, and he caught at the fact as a sign of relenting.
I am told that she is relenting—that she has been heard ...