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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
James Puckle
  Adventures are like leaps in hunting,—they bring you into the chase sooner, but may chance to cost you a fall.  1
  Hide closer than Rachel did her father’s images.  2
  Droop like the trees in October.  3
  Nimbly as juggler’s balls from cup to cup.  4
  Peevish as a sick monkey.  5
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