emotional blackmail, bait, pressure, hard sell, pitch, shock tactics, blandishments, dare, sweetener.
Why did she use these wiles?
In this letter she described the wretched wiles
by which that horrid woman Lady Ongar was struggling to keep Harry and Miss Burton apart.
The heart, by household treason stung home, that can forgive, Shall brave a woman's hatred, a woman's wiles,