- " But it's raining," the man protested. - "One Woman's Life", Robert Herrick.
- She couldn't show much, alas, till it stopped raining, which it declined to do that day; but this had only the effect of leaving more time for Mrs. Wix's own demonstration. - "What Maisie Knew", Henry James.
- It is two o'clock, and raining. - "The Betrayal", E. Phillips Oppenheim.