Usage examples for confess

  1. Is Mr. Simpkins really out, or is he simply in bed and ashamed to confess it? – The Simpkins Plot by George A. Birmingham
  2. I got up at five o'clock this morning to finish it, and I must confess I am proud of it. – The Green Satin Gown by Laura E. Richards
  3. I confess I wish that it were all over. – Cinq Mars, Complete by Alfred de Vigny Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  4. There is nothing to forgive, as you will some day confess. – Castle Craneycrow by George Barr McCutcheon
  5. I took the money, and I am ashamed to confess it. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  6. I will confess that up to the moment. – Three Comedies by Björnstjerne M. Björnson Commentator: R. Farquharson Sharp
  7. I confess that I am pleased with you, sir. – The Land of the Changing Sun by William N. Harben
  8. Confess now, don't you feel a little better? – Abroad with the Jimmies by Lilian Bell
  9. I could not make up my mind what I ought to do; but I so much wanted to confess myself wrong, and ask you to forgive me. – Footsteps of Fate by Louis Couperus
  10. Well, I confess I cannot make it out- at present, he said; Vellacott has written to us only on business matters. – The Slave Of The Lamp by Henry Seton Merriman
  11. Would I confess the truth to him myself? – The Millionaire Baby by Anna Katharine Green
  12. O Lord, I will go straight to them, and confess, and ask them to forgive me! – Standards of Life and Service by T. H. Howard
  13. But she did confess that it was so. – An Old Man's Love by Anthony Trollope
  14. He had to confess that he suggested the whole thing, and he is to go this morning. – The Willoughby Captains by Talbot Baines Reed
  15. I may as well confess it now. – The Everlasting Arms by Joseph Hocking
  16. I felt obliged to confess that it was not more than two hundred dollars. – The Boss of Little Arcady by Harry Leon Wilson
  17. I confess I am curious to know how it came to England again, after Forge took it again to the Far East. – The Mandarin's Fan by Fergus Hume
  18. I'll confess that I did not intend to waste my breath in talking with you. – When Egypt Went Broke by Holman Day
  19. Confess now, Esther, you are not a bit pleased about all this money! – Esther A Book for Girls by Rosa Nouchette Carey