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A Dictionary of Similes
Frank J. Wilstach, comp. A Dictionary of Similes.
Bare as my nail.
Broad as a furred stomacher.
Pierced like lightning.
Pointed as a poniard.
Red as a lobster.
Simper like a porrage pot in the fire when it first begins to seethe.
Soft as the back of a swan.
Stale as sea-beef.
Swift as mercury.
Thick as oatmeal.
Lilly-white as a ladys marrying smock.
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