He is greater, and will be loved more hereafter by the gentle sex.
Not so with the gentle sex—I say it in their praise; they cannot abide abruptness.
In writing of authors of the gentle sex, his ink-pot became a pot of honey.
She was a sinewy bite of the gentle sex, but she had much flavour, and she gave nourishment.
Desirous always of pleasing, the gentle sex has ever sought ...