At his affirmative nod, she hurried to her room and changed into jeans and sneakers before he could change his mind.
Lord Granville further inquired whether Italy would co-operate in pacifying the Sudan, and received an affirmative reply.
The present constitution, as amended, prescribes that no convention of the people of the state may be called by the legislature unless by the concurrence of two-thirds of all the members of each house followed by an affirmative vote of a majority of the electors voting on the question; and that an amendment to the constitution may be adopted only by a three-fifths vote of each house followed by an affirmative vote of the majority of electors voting on the question.
France responded by an overwhelming affirmative, 3,568,885 votes being cast for the proposal and only 8374 against it.
In a plebiscite taken on the subject of the imperial title and the law of succession, there were 3,5 72, 3 2 9 affirmative votes and only 2569 negatives.