had become greatly attached

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  • He and I had been going to school together for a year or more, and had become greatly attached to each other. Cited from Lincoln's Yarns and Stories, Alexander McClure
  • To this brave Christian little Isabel and her friend had become greatly attached. Cited from The Old Homestead, by Ann S. Stephens
  • Then, too, the return of her mother would mean, of course, that she would have to leave us, and I had become greatly attached to her. Cited from The Circular Staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • He had become greatly attached to the Herberts. Cited from Venetia, by Benjamin Disraeli
  • He had become greatly attached to that church and much interested in the very successful McAll Mission, to which he was greatly helpful. Cited from The American Missionary, Vol. 42, No. 10, October, 1888, by Various
  • The ayah had nursed each, in succession, and had become greatly attached to the family, especially to her youngest charge. Cited from At the Point of the Bayonet, by G. A. Henty
  • Lord Hastings had become greatly attached to the lads, and when he had been put in command of a vessel, he had both boys assigned to his ship. Cited from The Boy Allies at Jutland, by Robert L. Drake
  • But Belle mourned the loss of her favorite steed, to which she had become greatly attached. Cited from Dave Porter at Star Ranch, by Edward Stratemeyer
  • The three Oakdale girls had become greatly attached to Ruth, and Anne, in particular, had looked forward to taking her home with them. Cited from Grace Harlowe's First Year at Overton College, by Jessie Graham Flower
  • He had become greatly attached to his master, and his fidelity and devotion had been of the greatest service to him and, go where he would, the black was always at his heels. Cited from A Final Reckoning, by G. A. Henty
  • Frado had become greatly attached to him, and with sorrow she listened and joined in the farewells which pre- ceded his exit. Cited from Our Nig by Harriet E. Wilson
  • In the short time she had known Evelyn she had become greatly attached to her, and although unlike in disposition, they had, so far, managed to get along together as roommates. Cited from Grace Harlowe's Problem, by Jessie Graham Flower
  • Nobody came so often to the castle as did Philip Walther, a man to whom Eckbert had become greatly attached, because he found in him very much his own way of thinking. Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. IV, by Francke (Ed.)
  • During the winter at Fort Bridger I had frequently talked with Wild Bill about my family, and as I had become greatly attached to him I asked him to come and make a visit at our house, which he promised to do. Cited from The Life of Hon. William F. Cody, by William F. Cody
  • He accordingly determined to send the boy to school, and little Wilton heard the announcement with pleasure; for though by this time he had become greatly attached to the Earl, he longed for the society of beings of the same age and habits as himself. Cited from The King's Highway, by G.P.R. James
  • Notwithstanding, all seemed to sympathize with Alfred, who had become greatly attached to the beautiful horse, it was apparent that all were greatly relieved that Alfred had been released from the agreement to deliver the mare to the circus folk. Cited from Watch Yourself Go By, by Al. G. Field
  • During the afternoon he roamed about the farm with his hands in his pockets, revolving if not many memories, yet many questions, while Shargar followed like a pup at the heels of Miss Lammie, to whom, during his former visit, he had become greatly attached. Cited from Robert Falconer, by George MacDonald