Anytime you want to break my heart, you can just have Don call her “birdie.”
Four years old, and I was on the subway, the old BMT from Brooklyn to Manhattan, just making the matinee of Bye, Bye, birdie.
Mego knew, as well as did the Woman and "Scotty," that birdie meant no harm.
birdie laughed dutifully, but her retort was rather disconcerting.
birdie swung herself to the side of the bed; her wealth of crow-blue hair fell over her shoulders; sleep trembled on her lashes.
"Aboot the cross-bow an' the birdie, ye ken," answered David, in a tone of surprise.
And he said—it was so like him—'We'll offer her a grandfather, anyhow, birdie.'
I shouted to birdie and we turned and ran for it—for our lives, I mean.
birdie and my own Staff disliked the idea of chancing mines with million pound ships.
When I go, birdie is to take my place pending Munro's arrival.
Strange, possibly crazy: acts birdy during her period