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


Then comes my fit again.
Shakespeare.—Macbeth, Act III. Scene 4. (On the escape of Fleance.)

Countess.—Will your answer serve fit to all questions?
Clown.—As fit as ten groats is for the hand of an attorney.
Shakespeare.—All’s Well that Ends Well, Act II. Scene 2.