- No torment 'twere for lovers true and leal. - "Tales from the Arabic Volume 3", John Payne.
- She took him for her lord, and with a leal heart and a loving bosom she ever recognized him as her head and master, as the pole- star to which she must turn, compelled by laws of adamant. - "The Bertrams", Anthony Trollope.
- And the professor promised to speak to Minister Leal about it. - "In Indian Mexico (1908)", Frederick Starr.