Origin of golly
Examples from the Web for golly
He was humble and patient, an earnest man simply trying, by golly, to do his level best for others.
And right now, by golly, Sarah Palin is out there selling herself.
Though, by golly, I will have a few days alone with Paul in Maine!Babbitt|Sinclair Lewis
By golly, son, Ill tell you now how well start to crack that check!The Woman Gives|Owen Johnson
Then there's smaller rugs, and one of 'em has a dog on it, with real glass eyes; golly, but they shine!The Wooing of Calvin Parks|Laura E. Richards
"Golly, it's only a couple of hundred feet," Magnan offered.The Yillian Way|John Keith Laumer
Yet, by golly, Charley, I don't know but what I'm developing a typical labor situation down here.The Forbidden Trail|Honor Willsie