- Hush thee, my babe, hush thee! - "Sylvia's Lovers -- Complete", Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell.
- " Me too," says Babe. - "Torchy and Vee", Sewell Ford.
- But your my darlin' babe," she melted, as was her custom, " and I'll never meet you and not give to ye the kiss of a mother." - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.