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be so bold
To do something that is (or could be perceived as) surprising, daring, or perhaps inappropriate. The phrase is often used before a question to soften it. May I be so bold as to ask for a second helping? I'd like to propose a different plan, if I may be so bold.
be/make so ˈbold (as to do something) (formal) used especially when politely asking a question or making a suggestion which you hope will not offend anyone: May I make so bold, sir, as to suggest that you try the grilled fish?
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I try to be normal around the house but I can't help remembering his touch, the things he says to me, the way I caress him and the way I am so bold
with him and his delight in it.