As more come down with the flu, I suspect the reassurance will become more challenging.
But he led with his chin, throwing in the reassurance that “I care about 100 percent of the American people.”
But the re-run, in a world of change and after a day of busy-ness and perhaps upset, is an anchor, a reassurance.
I wanted this to be different than “ex sex,” which is mainly about short-term comfort and reassurance.
But there is truth in the opposite reading too, that it is the message of reassurance that is the dangerous message.
His reassurance brought instant relief to her volatile mind.
Now, however, the young man had regained some measure of reassurance.
He smiled back in a way which reassured her; but the reassurance did not last long.
He quieted her cluckings with a word of reassurance, and went himself to open.
And for a good measure of reassurance, he added as one might to an alarmed child: "No one is going to hurt you, young lady."