Cry like a little girl

“No, I am not a girl,” he answered; “–although,” he added, changing his tone, and casting himself on the ground at her feet, “I have given you too good reason to call me one.”

“Oh, I see!” returned Nycteris. “No, of course!–you can’t be a girl: girls are not afraid–without reason. I understand now: it is because you are not a girl that you are so frightened.”

The Day Boy & The Night Girl, George MacDonald (1882)

Crying Little Girl

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