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Usage examples for Babette

  1. Clavering had sulkily taken a chair beside Babette Gold, whose metallic humor sometimes amused him, but she went sound asleep before his eyes, and he could only gaze into the fire and console himself with visions of a week hence, when these cursed people had gone and he was the most fortunate man on earth. – Black Oxen by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  2. Babette did not talk much, she had grown silent; but her eyes spoke and that was quite enough for Rudy. – The Ice-Maiden: and Other Tales. by Hans Christian Andersen
  3. It was the first year of his marriage, and he missed Babette. – The Shape of Fear by Elia W. Peattie
  4. Babette stood at a safe distance, but near enough to hear all that went on. – Fairy Tales from the German Forests by Margaret Arndt
  5. " I'm Babette," she said, " and I have come to help you with your gown." – Patty's Suitors by Carolyn Wells
  6. He searched in the dark, and Babette stopped her laughing. – The Green Forest Fairy Book by Loretta Ellen Brady
  7. Babette followed her, not noticing, in the joy and surprise of her Fraulein's return, that some one else stood in the dark hall. – The Sign of Flame by E. Werner
  8. Well, Babette, Sam cried, so you see I went out and I took my walk and I come back and nothing happened to me. – The Competitive Nephew by Montague Glass
  9. Babette dried her eyes and promised. – The Green Forest Fairy Book by Loretta Ellen Brady
  10. Babette flew to open it, and in walked- what do you think? – Fairy Tales from the German Forests by Margaret Arndt
  11. Yes, it was little Babette, the witch's granddaughter. – Fairy Tales from the German Forests by Margaret Arndt
  12. I came in through the garden and by the back door- well, Babette, what is it? – The Northern Light by E. Werner
  13. For several days he was like Gargantus, who, when his wife died in giving birth to Pantagruel, did not know whether to rejoice at the birth of a son or grieve at having buried his good Babette, and therefore cheated himself by rejoicing at the death of his wife, and deploring the advent of Pantagruel. – The Vicar of Tours by Honore de Balzac
  14. And this Babette was only too glad to do. – Fairy Tales from the German Forests by Margaret Arndt
  15. " My father will never let me marry a heretic," whispered Babette in his ear. – Catherine de' Medici by Honore de Balzac
  16. " Now, leave me alone," he said; and Babette kissed him coldly on the left ear. – The Competitive Nephew by Montague Glass
  17. But the Rupprechts and Monsieur de la Tourelle were equally urgent on the other side; and Babette was unwilling to have the trouble of the commotion at the mill; and also, I think, a little disliked the idea of the contrast of my grander marriage with her own. – The Grey Woman and other Tales by Mrs. (Elizabeth) Gaskell
  18. Boyce left her nodding her thanks at what he had placed in her hand, and went home to write it all to Babette- Babette who would laugh so merrily when she read it! – The Shape of Fear by Elia W. Peattie
  19. Babette must see me, if I am to be her husband! – The Ice-Maiden: and Other Tales. by Hans Christian Andersen
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