Usage examples for trusting

  1. I wonder who taught her to be so pure and unselfish, and trusting and faithful? – Charlotte's Inheritance by M. E. Braddon
  2. This intelligence induced Forster to alter his plans; and trusting to the former friendship of Lord Aveleyn, he despatched Robertson to the Hall, stating his own condition, and requesting that his lordship would come to the cottage. – Newton Forster by Frederick Marryat
  3. He made, therefore, towards the bell, trusting that Vavasor would not fire at him, but having some little thought also as to the danger of the moment. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  4. She couldn't help loving him, but she could help trusting him with her life. – The Privet Hedge by J. E. Buckrose
  5. He felt in his own mind that the cause was quite sufficient; that the state of mind which such an act disclosed was clearly not that of a loving, trusting wife. – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  6. The girl made a charming picture as she stood there in her white dress with her eyes cast down, not trusting herself to look into the face of either of her friends. – The Camp Fire Girls Across the Seas by Margaret Vandercook
  7. That fellow Groocock- Jimmy Dumble's uncle- very nearly lost his motor boat last week through trusting to the old one." – The Zeppelin's Passenger by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  8. She had done it with her eyes open, trusting that she could exercise her power upon anybody and yet remain in her own power. – A Red Wallflower by Susan Warner
  9. But I believe in trusting each other, don't you? – Lonesome Town by Ethel and James Dorrance
  10. But her eyes, her wide, trusting innocent eyes, sought his and rested. – The Blazed Trail by Stewart Edward White
  11. Tell them not to sell us until they have proved my words false; and not to injure themselves and us by trusting too much to the words of another." – The Boy Slaves by Mayne Reid
  12. But maybe I'm trusting to the miracle. – The Lilac Girl by Ralph Henry Barbour
  13. " I am really a very simple person," he told her, " one of those who, trusting once, trust for ever. – Love and Lucy by Maurice Henry Hewlett
  14. Then it was closed, and Micky, without a second's hesitation, made for the stairs and crept softly up, trusting to luck. – The Lash by Olin L. Lyman
  15. " I am, of course, to blame for trusting that infernal thing," he said. – The Duke Decides by Headon Hill
  16. I thank you for coming- for trusting your trouble to me. – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  17. From all this the result was that my nature was unusually trusting – Wilfrid Cumbermede by George MacDonald
  18. Trusting in Him who can go with me and remain with you and be everywhere for good, let us confidently hope that all will yet be well. – Abraham Lincoln's Religion by Madison Clinton Peters
  19. He moved upon her as he spoke, trusting to charm her with the spell of speech that never yet had known defeat. – The Proud Prince by Justin Huntly McCarthy
  20. A step was heard in the lower hall, and trusting the letter into the lower pocket, from whence it had been taken, she glided through an opposite door, and returned to her own room. – Lily Pearl and The Mistress of Rosedale by Ida Glenwood