Eh, deary me, to think that life should run to such a puddle!
You will break my heart, deary; comfort yourself, I beseech you.
I know how 'tis; I know you think that I am lone and lorn; but, deary love, 'tan't so no more!
Some stood all but speechless, only gasping out at intervals, "deary me."
Then Mrs. Bateson inquired: "And what is it made of, deary?"
deary me, but ye've gat all sorts of sons though you've nobbut two.
Wouldn't you like some oyster-patties and some plumcake to munch while you are talking, deary?
And oh, she did not know a tenth of it, deary; not a tenth of it!
"The beginning is very far away, deary," said Miss Ainslie, and Ruth fancied she heard a sigh.
Have you been reading about the tenths in your Bible, deary?