It is the worst evil of too yielding and indecisive a character, that no influence over it can be depended on.
The lady could not but yield to such joint entreaties, and promise to stay.
When I yielded, I thought it was to duty, but no duty could be called in aid here.
I could think of you only as one who had yielded, who had given me up, who had been influenced by any one rather than by me.
If I was wrong in yielding to persuasion once, remember that it was to persuasion exerted on the side of safety, not of risk.
It had been gradually yielding to the better hopes which her looks, or words, or actions occasionally encouraged; it had been vanquished at last by those sentiments and those tones which had reached him while she talked with Captain Harville; and under the irresistible governance of which he had seized a sheet of paper, and poured out his feelings.