Emma Hirons who gives the role of Pinocchio plenty of energy - with just a touch of soppiness
Back living in Liverpool with fiancee Natasha Hamilton and their little son Josh, the Irish lad is clearly loved up and full of seasonal soppiness
Lord Arthur Savile (John Sackville) and Miss Sybil Merton (the ever dotty and delectable Sara Crowe) are in a blissful whirl of pre-marital soppiness
until the young buck has his palm read at the home of Lady Windermere (Susan Penhaligon).
He has a natural sweetness about him, a built-in soppiness
and inherent stupidity that automatically suggests he is easily reduced to tears," carped one U.
Nothing wrong with Basil except labradors' curse - terminal soppiness
aggravated by an even soppier master.
No Abide With Me, How Great Thou Art, and certainly no Wind Beneath My Wings soppiness
She said: "It's funny but having worked with a novelty oven glove for 10 years, you can't help but have a soppiness
come over you, an attachment for the puppet and character.
And that wasn't soppiness
or sentiment, just the bald truth.
There are hard-nosed songs about love, sung with equal amounts of aggression and love, drinking songs, poignant lyrics with any soppiness
sharply countered by the sheer rawness of the music and delivery.
A talented cast (including Sam Shepard and Joan Allen) keeps excessive soppiness
in check, although director Nick Cassavetes does indulge himself by bathing everything in a golden glow of nostalgia.
Perhaps this is an admirable lack of sentimentality, a rejection of jump racing's tendency to soppiness
in favour of hard facts, numbers, pounds, shillings and pence.
Oddly, it's the limpness that many of the band's fans love and girls tend to fall for his soppiness
and propensity to make heart shapes with his hands as he introduces love songs, but he occasionally betrays himself with confidence and visibly reins it all in.
And, as I know Hurricane Maya will strike again very soon, I can even forgive the puke-inducing soppiness
from Dev and Sunita.
Its rather unsubtle wish to enlist sympathy for minorities through people's soppiness
about their pets is pretty crude, and sometimes suspiciously sentimental.
Drama, intrigue and more soppiness
than you can shake a soppy stick at.