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


Then shall ye bring down my gray-hairs with sorrow to the grave.
Genesis, Chap. xlii. Ver. 38.

This dishonour in thine age
Will bring thy head with sorrow to the ground.
Shakespeare.—King Henry VI., Part II. Act II. Scene 3. (Gloster on the Banishment of his Wife.)