Squire's mammy, Free Fanny, cum down here fum the city, en tried ter buy Squire fum yer mar.
"Ben will bring her, mammy; I know God will let him," she whispered.
Frankly he wrote to his mother—his mammy he wistfully called her.
mammy says I can't eat it, and it will all melt away if I keep it.
At mammy Susan's instigation the twins were already installed in my room.
I want to scream sometimes, but I don't, because it would scare mammy, so I cry.
He once asked her for the key to the fruit-garden, when my parents were both out; but mammy stedfastly refused him.
It's becoming to you to 'walk proud,' as old mammy Easter used to say.
She is a nice comfortable old “mammy,” black as the ace of spades, with a great love for flowers and a nice patch of them.
mammy Jane was Annabel's old nurse, who regarded Annabel as the apple of her eye.