|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|QUOTATION:||There is a garden in her face,|
Where roses and white lilies show;
A heavenly paradise is that place,
Wherein all pleasant fruits do grow.
There cherries hang that none may buy,
Till cherry ripe themselves do cry.
|ATTRIBUTION:||An Howres Recreation in Musike. (1606. Set to music by Richard Alison. Oliphants La Messa Madrigalesca, p. 229.)|