- His tormentor lay, a humiliated heap, at his feet. - "Looking Seaward Again", Walter Runciman.
- " It was all very simple, my good M. Ratichon," now concluded my tormentor still quite amiably. - "Castles in the Air", Baroness Emmuska Orczy.
- " I was deceived in the colour," she said as she turned from her tormentor. - "Superseded", May Sinclair.