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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
  Joyous as a child.
  Joyous as the trill of a skylark.
  Joyous as the song of the wren.
            —James Fenimore Cooper
  Joyous, like a rising star.
            —John Hay
  Joyous as a bobolink.
            —John Keats
  Joyous as the morning ray.
            —Percy Bysshe Shelley
  Joyous as the cadence of the sea.
            —Bayard Taylor
  Joyous as the laughter of a child.
            —Celia Thaxter
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