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


In notes with many a winding bout
Of linked sweetness, long drawn out.
Milton.—L’Allegro, Line 139.

Such notes as, warbled to the string,
Drew iron tears down Pluto’s cheek,
And made hell grant what love did seek!
Milton.—Il Penseroso, Line 106.