I've seen you all in better days, lovey, and I'm as fond of everything in the house as you are, but I see no way out of it.
Babies are common enough to most folks, but lovey was diff'rent.
"Oh, lovey, please don't kill the chickens," Roxanne said in a tone of real pleading.
"Me and Bart having written our names, lovey," put in Deborah.
I dress up in a blanket for a court dress, and we wake up lovey and play our royal visit.
I ought to know, my own lovey pet, that we can trust you in everything.
But anyhow, we had one coffin for 'em both, and I opened lovey's arms and laid the baby in 'em.
lovey, Auntie doesn't like to see you wearing a pin like that!
lovey closed the door upon them, bolted it, and sat for hours staring at the empty cradle.
Tug at the knot, lovey; it's fast, but it won't strangle you.