|Frank J. Wilstach, comp. A Dictionary of Similes. 1916.|
|Thy mind is like a mirror swung in space,|
And whirling on a thread. Now it reflecteth
The heavens, and now the earth. Now doth the lightning
Write hieroglyphs upon it, and anon
Some deep-sea monster glooms it with his bulk.
like a dog scratching his ear.|| 2|