- Then, 'Mr. Carr and you, Alan, don't seem to be hungry any more. - "The Desert Valley", Jackson Gregory.
- On Black Alan he rode with Robin down the hill and through the wood and upon the White Farm way. - "Foes", Mary Johnston.
- It was the house which puzzled Alan. - "Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1907 to 1908", Lucy Maud Montgomery.