- He looked just as an Emperor ought to look- handsome, dark- haired, stern at times and kindly at others. - "The Unnecessary Man", Gordon Randall Garrett.
- It was a picture of a little old gray- haired woman- a sad- faced old woman dressed in black and wearing a widow's cap. - "The Shagganappi", E. Pauline Johnson.
- The only thing that kept him from being awfully bad, was the thought of his sweet little golden- haired daughter in England. - "Just Patty", Jean Webster.