Such was my intention, but I have sadly overstaid the month; so I, like yourself, have become a delinquent; and we have nothing to do but to forgive one another.
They had already overstaid the time at first arranged, and Lady Augustus, when she hinted that another week at Marygold, — “just till this painful affair was finally settled,” — would be beneficial to her, was informed that the Connop Greens themselves were about to leave home.
They left twenty or twenty-five of these calling cards, but two of the batteries of anti-aircraft guns handled by the Warwicks greeted them so warmly that they quickly decided they had overstaid their welcome and made a hurried departure.
A little overstaid and over dignified, inclined to be pompous and didactic, he is kind-hearted and loyal, and successful in a small business.
We overstaid our time, and were obliged to hurry from the jail.