He put in a good word, I met the creative team and they took a chance on me.
Forward is always a good word in a country as insensitive to history as the United States which is why Obama probably chose it.
“Betrayed is a good word,” Police Sgt. Kimberly Munley has said of the way the soldiers have been treated.
Yet in a classic case of unrequited loyalty, Clinton refused to pardon him, or even say a good word on his behalf.
“Betrayed is a good word,” she said of how the soldiers had been treated, but saying nothing about herself.
I'd like for you to say a good word for me, if it falls your way, to this Mr. Locke—and Trask.
At least, she spoke about him, and asked me to keep my eyes open and to say a good word for him, when I can.
"Your good word and influence to win me a pardon," was the answer.
We are honest people—our neighbours will speak a good word for us—all of them!
“Well-disposed” persons, with a good word from the priests, can obtain food at the convents of the mendicant friars.