sweet as honey

*sweet as honey

 and sweeter than honey; sweet as sugar
very sweet; charming. (*Also: as ~.) Larry's words were sweeter than honey as he tried to convince Alice to forgive him. Jill: Is Mary Ann nice? Jane: Yes, indeed. She's as sweet as honey. Your little girl is darling! Just as sweet as sugar.
See also: honey, sweet
References in classic literature ?
Finally the Marionette, in a voice sweet as honey and soft as a flute, said to his companion:
His lips are sweet as honey, and his breath is like frankincense.
He is as sweet as honey, and I am as dull as ditch-water.
she said, smiling as sweet as honey, and creeping close up.
I can't come to you, it isn't proper, ' said she, as sweet as honey.
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