- Supposing that this was his last night of life, his mental sufferings kept him long awake, but at length he fell into a deep, dreamless sleep. - "The Flamingo Feather", Kirk Munroe.
- El Mahdi, if beyond the stars somewhere in those other Hills of the Undying I am not to find you, I shall not care so very greatly if the last sleep be as dreamless as the wise have sometimes said it is. - "Dwellers in the Hills", Melville Davisson Post.
- There is no disgrace in the grave- and I consign you to its dreamless sleep! - "The Fatal Glove", Clara Augusta Jones Trask.