John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.
(continued) John Milton. (16081674) 2724
This cordial julep here, That flames and dances in his crystal bounds.
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Budge doctors of the Stoic fur.
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And live like Natures bastards, not her sons.
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It is for homely features to keep home, They had their name thence; coarse complexions And cheeks of sorry grain will serve to ply The sampler and to tease the huswifes wool. What need a vermeil-tincturd lip for that, Love-darting eyes, or tresses like the morn?
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Swinish gluttony Neer looks to heavn amidst his gorgeous feast, But with besotted base ingratitude Crams, and blasphemes his feeder.
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Enjoy your dear wit and gay rhetoric, That hath so well been taught her dazzling fence.
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His rod reversd, And backward mutters of dissevering power.
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Sabrina fair, Listen where thou art sitting Under the glassy, cool, translucent wave, In twisted braids of lilies knitting The loose train of thy amber-dropping hair.
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But now my task is smoothly done, I can fly, or I can run.
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Or if Virtue feeble were, Heavn itself would stoop to her.
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I come to pluck your berries harsh and crude, And with forcd fingers rude Shatter your leaves before the mellowing year.
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He knew Himself to sing, and build the lofty rhyme.
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