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Then, my mother, you shall have a suckling from the Earth Sow!

The Shoemaker's ApronParker Fillmore

In a distant doorway he descried a woman nursing a babe at one breast and a suckling pig at the other.

Carmen ArizaCharles Francis Stocking

For about twenty minutes they busied themselves with cleaning the suckling, laughing at his wriggles and squeaks.

A scrofulous mother should refrain from suckling her offspring, and procure a wet-nurse for that purpose.

In the cradle lay at full length a suckling child, scarcely breathing, and with closed eyes.

A Russian ProprietorLyof N. Tolstoi

Johnson describes Mrs. Barbauld as suckling fools and chronicling small beer.

A Book of SibylsAnne Thackeray (Mrs. Richmond Ritchie)

She died of a consumption, brought on by suckling a little girl who was at her breast when she died.

The phenomena of pregnancy, birth and suckling are known to all, so that I shall be brief.

But I found a fierce and feverish delight in suckling my child.

In the first paper I'd found this gem: "It is well known that a mammal reproduces by suckling its young."

RevengeArthur Porges

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