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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
 
Robert Mowry Bell
 
  Women, like birds, are shy of a single spring; perplex them by a choice, their heads become giddy, they flutter, and drop into the trap.  1
  Women, like conjurers’ tricks, are miracles to the ignorant.  2
  Women, like loadstones, lose their attraction, when they suffer the rust of a fretful temper to eat away their brightness.  3
 
 
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