Mercedes is a sort of fairy-godmother to her, a sun-goddess, who lifted her out of the dust and whirled her away in her chariot.
I am not nearly important enough to be anybody's fairy-godmother.'
And it, too, was a gift of his fairy-godmother when he was born, light in texture as a gossamer and spun out of the softest silk.
I shan't run away, because I want to see my fairy-godmother so much.'
If his fairy-godmother had prearranged this fisticuff, she could not have done anything better so far as Killigrew was concerned.
She noticed that his eyes looked very like those of her fairy-godmother.
"There was never need of a fairy-godmother for you," he told her, his voice grave.
"In the little house you will find a treasure," her fairy-godmother had said.
And then, as suddenly as she had come, the fairy-godmother was gone, wearing one of her surprise smiles on her lips.
He wondered if Mr. Snyder played to all these great men the same rôle—half the frank and bluff uncle, half the fairy-godmother.
A male homosexual's homosexual initiator and tutor (1970s+ Homosexuals)