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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
 
Overflow
 
  Overflowing like a crock of salt-rising dough in a warm kitchen.
            —Irvin S. Cobb
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My being overflowed, like a golden chalice to bright wine
Which else had sunk into the thirsty dust.
            —Percy Bysshe Shelley
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