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- v. Present participle of caudle.
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I can perfectly take care of myself, and need no nursing or caudling whatever.
His is emphatically a Virtue that has become, through every fibre, conscious of itself; it is all sick, and feels as if it were made of glass, and durst not touch or be touched; in the shape of work, it can do nothing; at the utmost, by incessant nursing and caudling, keep itself alive.
"Tell your new mother inlaw to stop molly caudling her son he has a responsibility now. it's obvious you want the mother ..."