And you always a-telling me as squire said he wasn't to be coddled and cosseted.
Then he says: "I wonder why he cosseted up to us last night in the garden so!"
They have been cosseted and comforted and the devil has gone out of their blood.
Boys were not cosseted in those days, but made to feel the rod and keep their place.
I hope the kind old goodwife is well, who cosseted ...