No, darling, but this circus is going—your old-maid aunt—to put herself to rights!
She was an old-maid school-teacher, ugly enough to stop a clock.
Miss Minerva imprinted a thin, old-maid kiss on the sweet, childish mouth.
The duties of an old-maid aunt cannot be entered upon lightly.
He supports her home, and finds that she is the younger and more attractive of two old-maid and dévote sisters.
Well, we wuz late in startin' back, anyhow, and then I had to stop fer an hour pickin' cactus thorns outta an old-maid female.
It was an old-maid's apprehensions, and you forgot the whole thing.
"It must be that you want an old-maid sister for company," she added with some spite.'
She looks like the picture of the old maid on the old-maid cards.
Neither are the three old-maid sisters whose house I often pass types of Iowa character, but I cannot forbear describing them.