But it was ginger-ale and seed-cake compared to having to tell Father, which was what it came to in the end.
For a good man's head is not like a seed-cake that passes in the using.
The Duke of Pemberwell gasped, and nearly choked on his seed-cake.
When Nina sat up again her seed-cake was gone and the duke was chuckling.
Her husband shakes his head; and further adds, that they had seed-cake instead of plum-cake, and that it was all white wine.
She took a chair near him, and breaking a seed-cake began eating it.
Her mother had brought her a piece of seed-cake and a cup of milk with the cream on it.
Many people despise sandwiches and milk out of beer-bottles and bananas and seed-cake.
Even Aunt Hannah had evident misgivings, and had put a seed-cake in his trunk.
She had given young Lucretia's head a hard pat when she bestowed the seed-cake, and bade her eat it and go right to sleep.