On this porch had sat, for years and years, a tawny, silent old woman.
"Shadows of Shasta" by Joaquin Miller
Don't be a foolish old woman, Rudi would have said.
"Hex" by Laurence Mark Janifer (AKA Larry M. Harris)
Here there was an old woman busily engaged in picking lettuce.
"Fairy Tales from Brazil" by Elsie Spicer Eells
I had gone about half the distance when I met an old woman who was almost bent double with old age and rheumatism.
"Roger Trewinion" by Joseph Hocking
She had been changed into a bent, old woman, hobbling along with a stick.
"Thirty Indian Legends" by Margaret Bemister
This old woman is on starvation.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States from Interviews with Former Slaves, Arkansas Narratives, Part 4" by Work Projects Administration
If she were not an old woman she had been one.
"Black Oxen" by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
There was once upon a time an old man and an old woman.
"Children's Literature" by Charles Madison Curry
The old woman wore an ordinary woolen dress.
"The Automobile Girls in the Berkshires" by Laura Dent Crane
He knocked, and an old woman opened the door, and she was so old that her chin and her nose met.
"Tales of Folk and Fairies" by Katharine Pyle
The old woman rose chuckling from her churn and waddled across the floor to the cupboard, no bigger and broader than she.
"Frank of Freedom Hill" by Samuel A. Derieux
The old woman was a wood-witch.
"Granny's Wonderful Chair" by Frances Browne
She got up again with the face of an old woman.
"A Son of Hagar" by Sir Hall Caine
The old woman did not turn her head.
"The Wizard's Daughter and Other Stories" by Margaret Collier Graham
Sit down, sit down, and don't mind an old woman's grumbling.
"Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter" by Lawrence L. Lynch
Had it not been that she had lost her teeth, she would hardly have looked to be an old woman.
"The Vicar of Bullhampton" by Anthony Trollope
Be a good boy, Tuk, and run across and help the old woman, won't you?
"Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen" by Hans Christian Andersen
Then an old woman lifted a shrill voice and answered him.
"Tales of Space and Time" by Herbert George Wells
Johnny cleverly landed the pellet on the end of the old woman's nose.
"Cole's Funny Picture Book No. 1" by Edward William Cole
She was a courageous old woman, was old Granny Marrable.
"When Ghost Meets Ghost" by William Frend De Morgan
If I were a woman of old,
What prayers I would pray for you, dear;
My pitiful tribute behold—
Not a prayer, but a tear.
"Impotens" by Amy Levy
The old Woman shriek'd as they entered her door,
'Twas fearful her shrieks to hear,
Now take the sacrament away
For mercy, my children dear!
"A Ballad, Shewing How An Old Woman Rode Double, And Who Rode Before Her" by Robert Southey
And the woman loved in the old, old way,
And the man in the way of men,
And the poet christened their lives "A Play,"
And he sat down to watch it, and then ...
"At The Play" by Charles Hamilton Musgrove
Yea, wheresoe'er her Church its cross uprears,
Wide as the world her story still is told;
In manhood's reverence, woman's prayers and tears,
She lives again whose grave is centuries old.
"The Two Elizabeths" by John Greenleaf Whittier
"Why, who, if not the widow, lad?"
But I says, "Widows ain't no go."
"What woman, then, makes you so sad?"
I coughs a bit an' says, "Dunno."
He looked at me, then old Bob Blair
He ran his fingers through his hair.
"Old Bob Blair" by C J Dennis
ON A lonely selection far out in the West
An old woman works all the day without rest,
And she croons, as she toils ’neath the sky’s glassy dome,
‘Sure I’ll keep the ould place till the childer come home.’
"When The Children Come Home" by Henry Lawson
The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office charged a 50-year-old woman with Aggravated Assault and Aggravated Battery after she allegedly stabbed a Siesta Key hotel manager with a light fixture.
A 30-year-old woman smokes marijuana at a street party after I-502 was approved Tuesday, Nov 6, 2012, in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood.
An old woman's casually tossed-off words about race continue to rattle ZZ Packer's imagination.
Cumberland County Sheriff's Deputies have charged a Fort Bragg soldier with the rape of a 22-year old woman.
In December, 2001, a 71-year-old woman was referred to us with low back pain.
In September, 2011, a 44-year-old woman presented to our surgical outpatient department with lower abdominal pain of a few weeks' duration, nausea, and vomiting.
A 21 year old woman goes to her gynecologist because her vagina and vulva have been itching for the past three days.
Myrtle Beach police charged a 49-year-old woman with failing to pay for her taxi fare, being disorderly when police approached her about it and then ripping a jail mattress open and crawling inside of it, according to police reports.
A woman has pleaded guilty in the death of an 18-year-old woman whose body was found November 2011 along a county road near Jarrell .
SOUTH PLAINFIELD – An 86-year-old woman sitting in a lawn chair was struck and killed Thursday in Spring Lake Park near Pearl Place, police said on Friday.
Two suspects who dragged a 51-year-old woman in Covington, Georgia with their car may be part of a multi-state crime spree.
A 30-year-old woman was admitted to hospital with persistent fever and a productive cough.
LIVONIA (AP) — Authorities in suburban Detroit say a 73-year-old woman who recently had surgery was killed in a house fire after helping her teenage grandsons escape.
After tweeting yesterday that she was indeed still breathing and doing all the things expected of a healthy, 56-year-old woman, she posted this picture to the Reba McEntire on WhoSay website.
Television station KTRK reports this morning that a teen has been charged in the slaying of an 84-year-old woman whose body was found Sunday in La Marque .