Examples from the Web for lieve
I'd just as lieve go in the other car, and I don't wonder Midget feels like that.Marjorie at Seacote|Carolyn Wells
This act of brutality he repeated seven times, declaring that he "had as lieve whip her to death as not."The Story of Cooperstown|Ralph Birdsall
"I reckon he'd jes as lieve have me ride him as you, Jas," she said.A Cumberland Vendetta|John Fox, Jr.
No matter, sir, said Mr. Peters: I had as lieve walk, if Mr. Williams chooses it.Pamela, or Virtue Rewarded|Samuel Richardson
Dey say de brudder, Mister Benny, he done sharped it 'way from de others befo' he die, but I 'lieve the gals will win dat lawsuit.Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves.|Work Projects Administration