In an ardent fashion excitedly with warmth affectionately passionately
- in an ardent fashion
- In an ardent manner; excitedly; with warmth; affectionately; passionately.
(adv.) In an ardent manner; eagerly; with warmth; affectionately; passionately.
During the War of Independence, the town of Falmouth (now Portland), which had ardently resisted the claims of the British, was bombarded and burned, in 1775; in the same year Benedict Arnold followed the course of the Kennebec and Dead rivers on his expedition to Quebec; and from 1779 to 1783 a British force was established at Castine.