The true man wants two things: danger and play. For that reason he wants woman, as the most dangerous plaything.
True Play Plaything
She rose to his requirement, dropped The playthings of her life To take the honorable work Of woman and of wife.
We say that a girl with her doll anticipates the mother. It is more true, perhaps, that most mothers are still but children with playthings.
Her Still Doll
A book that furnishes no quotations is no book - it is a plaything.
In the Tea Party era, it is the restless conservative Republican who has become passion's plaything, the toy of impetuous romance, an erotomania only intensified by the lusting for an upstart savior.
Era Party Plaything