In hers there was tenderness, expostulation, entreaty; in his some shade of mingled horror and regret.
He wasted few words in inquiry, still fewer in expostulation.
While he talked I would here and there mark a dingy face with a look of expostulation in it.
It is a sort of expostulation with the Duke, but mildly and sensibly expressed.
Resistance or expostulation would have been utterly useless.
The voices of men, one in entreaty, one in expostulation, came from the box.
Some faint words, in a voice that thrilled poor Ruth to the soul, seemed to be given in reply to this expostulation.
Amlie shuddered at his vehemence, but she knew how useless was expostulation.
There was no time for expostulation, the French were found already to have occupied the whole ground.
He tried to speak, but she held up her hand in expostulation.