offer was gladly accepted

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  • I need scarcely say that the offer was gladly accepted. Cited from The Adventures of a Special Correspondent, by Jules Verne
  • This offer was gladly accepted; and the English minister and the Indian Chief set out on foot. Cited from The Pilgrims of New England, by Mrs. J. B. Webb
  • He offered to pay Belton's way through college, and the offer was gladly accepted. Cited from Imperium in Imperio: A Study Of The Negro Race Problem, Sutton E. Griggs
  • The offer was gladly accepted, although they wondered why the company hesitated. Cited from Skookum Chuck Fables, by Skookum Chuck (pseud for R.D. Cumming)
  • The offer was gladly accepted, and recognized as a token especially from the Lord. Cited from The Wonders of Prayer, by Various
  • The offer was gladly accepted -- men, arms, and ammunition, all he could want or desire, were placed at his disposal. Cited from Richard Lovell Edgeworth, by Richard Lovell Edgeworth
  • Needless to say, the offer was gladly accepted by Ralph, if for no other reason than to be near the girl he loved. Cited from Mary at the Farm and Book of Recipes. . ., by Edith M. Thomas
  • The offer was gladly accepted; and in 1805 he removed to Philadelphia, with his mother and family. Cited from Isaac T. Hopper, by L. Maria Child
  • His offer was gladly accepted by the admiral, and was boldly accomplished. Cited from Voyages of Columbus Vol. II,Washington Irving
  • Their offer was gladly accepted, and the Battalion duly arrived at the station and entrained. Cited from The Story of the "9th King's" in France, by Enos Herbert Glynne Roberts
  • The offer was gladly accepted, and I soon arranged to go and stay at the house for awhile, until he could find a regular governess. Cited from Autobiographical Sketches, by Annie Besant
  • This offer was gladly accepted by Clara; and on the second day after the trial they proceeded up to the Penn. Cited from The Pirate, by Frederick Marryat
  • This offer was gladly accepted, and having no means of travel, he walked to and from Springfield, a distance of twenty miles, to get the books and return them. Cited from The Life of Abraham Lincoln, by Henry Ketcham
  • Cuffe had offered them cots in his cabin and seats at his table in a moment of confidence; and the offer was gladly accepted. Cited from The Wing-and-Wing, by J. Fenimore Cooper
  • What appeared to be a generous offer was gladly accepted -- but when the day of action came it was found that the moat had been drained dry. Cited from Fighting in Flanders, by E. Alexander Powell
  • His offer was gladly accepted, but the appearance of a rather diminutive piece of neck of mutton was somewhat of a puzzle to him. Cited from The Life and Letters of Lewis Carroll, by Stuart Dodgson Collingwood
  • This offer was gladly accepted, and in pompous tones the director furnished me with the necessary powers, and moreover gave me his parting blessing. Cited from My Life, Volume I, by Richard Wagner
  • His words proved true; the caravan arrived, when the old man invited them to inhabit the city; his offer was gladly accepted, and by his direction they declared me their sultan. Cited from The Arabian Nights Entertainments Complete
  • This offer was gladly accepted; and darkness soon coming on, we made up a blazing fire in front of our huts, and prepared to pass the first night in our strange abode. Cited from The Young Llanero, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • As Jotham was to leave the city at the same time, he asked the pleasure of accompanying Randy upon the journey, and his offer was gladly accepted. Cited from Randy and Her Friends, by Amy Brooks
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