Seas roll to waft me, suns to light me rise; My footstool earth, my canopy the skies.1
Essay on Man. Epistle i. Line 139.
Note 1. All the parts of the universe I have an interest in: the earth serves me to walk upon; the sun to light me; the stars have their influence upon me.Montaigne: Apology for Raimond Sebond. [back]