Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.


Around whose lips ivy twines on high.
Bank’s Theocritus.—Idyll I. Verse 29.

And in this bowl, where wanton ivy twines,
And swelling clusters bend the curling vines,
Four figures rising from their work appear,
The various seasons of the rolling year.
Pope.—Pastoral, Spring, Line 35.