…proud in heart and mind; that curled my hair; wore gloves in my cap; served the lust of my mistress' heart, and did the act of darkness with her; swore as many oaths as I spake words, and broke them in the sweet face of heaven: one that slept in the contriving of lust, and waked to do it: wine loved I deeply, dice dearly; and in woman out-paramour'd the Turk; false of heart, light of ear, bloody of hand; hog in sloth, fox in stealth, wolf in greediness, dog in madness, lion in prey. (not reviewed by editor)
Samples from Other Sources
She doesn`t believe in divorce, but she does believe in paramours.
Because the sergeant and his paramour are beyond our reach.
Robert Ludlum -- The Bourne Ultimatum
He is not my paramour!
Libba Bray -- A Great and Terrible Beauty
`No, she`s no paramour of mine; you don`t understand,` I said.