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


The dew of thy birth is of the womb of the morning.
Psalm cx. Ver. 3.

Her birth was of the womb of morning dew,
And her conception of the joyous prime.
Spenser.—Fairy Queen, Book III. Canto VI.

The dew waits for no voice to call it to the sun.
Rev. Joseph Parker, D.D., Ecce Deus, Chap. 7.