|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||Edmund Clarence Stedman (18331908)|
|QUOTATION:||Crops failed; wealth took a flight; house, treasure, land,|
Slipped from my holdthus plenty comes and goes.
One friend I had, but he too loosed his hand
(Or was it I?) the year I met with Rose.
|ATTRIBUTION:||The World well lost.|