Whether it was from over-exerting myself, or from the heat of the sun, I could not tell.
Or, do you conceal the book from your wife lest she should think that you are over-exerting yourself?
But she is often quite as anxious to distract and amuse him, to prevent him from over-exerting himself and to keep up his spirits.
Or do you conceal your book from your wife lest she should think you are over-exerting yourself?
Mr Goodwin must have been over-exerting himself for some time past, he declared, and this breakdown was the result.
As long as his nostrils can supply sufficient air he knows that he is not over-exerting himself.
I'm sure she's over-exerting herself, for she has sent home seven pats of butter of her own churning!
Why, mamma and he are forever fidgetting about me—so afraid of my over-walking myself or over-exerting myself in any way!
Yes, sir—so Lady Annaly told me—it was in over-exerting himself to extinguish a fire.