By nature inoffensive, friendly, and obliging, his presentation at St. James’s had made him courteous.
When the card-tables were placed, he had the opportunity of obliging her in turn, by sitting down to whist.
The house, furniture, neighbourhood, and roads, were all to her taste, and Lady Catherine’s behaviour was most friendly and obliging.
Though Elizabeth would not, for the mere purpose of obliging Lady Catherine, have answered this question, she could not but say, after a moment’s deliberation: "I am not."
"If I," said Mr. Collins, "were so fortunate as to be able to sing, I should have great pleasure, I am sure, in obliging the company with an air; for I consider music as a very innocent diversion, and perfectly compatible with the profession of a clergyman.
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He escorted his mother in an obliging manner.
At this point I played a somewhat underhanded trick on this obliging fellow.