" Yet," she cajoled, "
while the sea smiles- while the star shines- while we dream- there is happiness to pay for all."
It is evident that Soule dominated the meeting, and only less evident that he, in some way, cajoled
his associates into signing the report.
The sergeant first cajoled
him, and then, when he had taken the fatal shilling, terrified him with threats of what would befall if he broke faith with the Queen.