She leaned back on the couch instead, trying to reassure him with a weak smile.
"Oh no!" said Iogel, hastening to reassure him.
Yet, no matter how many times she tried to reassure herself of that, she remained concerned.
He didn't answer her plea to reassure her some part of him cared for her.
Measures, apparently successful, were taken to reassure the negus, but shortly afterwards protection inopportunely accorded by Italy to enemies of Ras Alula, induced the Abyssinians to enter upon hostilities.