|Frank J. Wilstach, comp. A Dictionary of Similes. 1916.|
As Thames and Seine, St. Lawrence, Nile, and Ganges,
Mingled in one illimitable sea.
| Joy is like a fitful gleam,|
Discerned through shadowy mists of dream.
| Melts like the fitful vapor.|| 3|
| Needful as the sun.|| 4|