In the first case prayer will 'be accompanied with disinterested homage, praise and thankgiving, and will in fact tend to lose its distinctive character of entreaty or petition, passing into a mystic communing or converse with God.
Not reasoning; not remonstrance; not entreaty wilt thou hearken to; all this thou scornest.
But that one word expressed an entreaty, a threat, and above all conviction that she would herself regret her words.
But these words came like a piteous, despairing cry and an entreaty for pardon.
He spoke in the tone of entreaty and reproach that a carpenter uses to a gentleman who has picked up an ax: "We are used to it, but you, sir, will blister your hands."