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  • When someone says, we do not like gringas, get out, there is nothing afectionate about it. .it is all in the contest and situation.

    No Problem With "Gringo"

  • I think he loves me better every day, and is kinder and more afectionate than he was the day before.

    The Old Curiosity Shop

  • "Just what do you mean by afectionate?" he asked, in a stern voice.

    Bab: A Sub-Deb

  • "That was merely an afectionate diminutive," he said, looking uncomfortable.

    Bab: A Sub-Deb

  • "If you don't mind," I said coldly, "you might do as you have hertofore -- reserve vour afectionate advances until we are alone."

    Bab: A Sub-Deb

  • He took a spell of coughing then, and when it was over he put his arms around me and was quite afectionate.

    Bab: A Sub-Deb

  • "If you don't mind," I said coldly, "you might do as you have hertofore -- reserve your afectionate advances until we are alone."

    Bab: a Sub-Deb

  • His attitude towards you probably started to change after the first kid, becoming colder less afectionate with you, ultimately, starting to resent you, and choosing not to see your human-ness, your right to be treated with respect.

    AustralianIT.com.au | Top Stories

  • "Is it afectionate for you to sit over there and not even let me hold your hand?

    Bab: A Sub-Deb

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