The babe bawled tremendously, protesting with great violence.
The urchin tried to dart behind the others and in the scuffle the babe, Tommie, was knocked down.
Must my babe be dragged from my breast and be strangled, and by you, Mopo?
As a babe he bit my breast and tore my hair; as the man is so was the babe."
"Of course it's just the same THING; but a baby has got to be called babe
or infant in a circular, the same as it is in poetry!
She made the leap successfully, but as she grasped the limb of the further tree the sudden jar loosened the hold of the tiny babe
where it clung frantically to her neck, and she saw the little thing hurled, turning and twisting, to the ground thirty feet below.
After Zeus had seduced Callisto, Lycaon, pretending not to know of the matter, entertained Zeus, as Hesiod says, and set before him on the table the babe
which he had cut up.
was clasped in the arms of another and older woman.
And who, by your favour, Sir, may be the father of yonder babe
-- it is some three or four months old, I should judge -- which Mistress Prynne is holding in her arms?"
As the mother in catastrophe tries to gain her babe
, as the Greek who, dying, remembered sweet Argos, as soldiers on a stricken field pass with the names of their women upon their lips, so Jerry, in this wreck of a world, yearned toward Skipper.
Well, what sort of bringing-up can you give your babes
if you do not overcome the temptation of the devil, enticing you to infidelity?" he said, with gentle reproachfulness.
On the first of February, 1830, two boy babes
were born in his house; one to him, one to one of his slave girls, Roxana by name.