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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
  Mellow as the far-off lute.
  Mellow, like a plum which has hung in the sun.
  Mellow as the anger of waters in caves of the sea-shore.
            —John W. de Forest
  Mellow like the sunlight.
            —Mary Johnston
  Mellow, like a peach that is ready to drop in your lap.
            —Samuel Lover
  Mellow as a lamp in a lighted room.
            —Alice Duer Miller
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