|Frank J. Wilstach, comp. A Dictionary of Similes. 1916.|
| Bright as joy.|| 1|
| Fresh as sea-born Cythera.|| 2|
| Lonely as a trance.|| 3|
| Passed away as fairies vanish at the break of day.|| 4|
| Rich and ripe as Autumns store.|| 5|
| Sweet as pity.|| 6|
| Passed away|
As Fairies vanish at the break of day.
| Various as the voices of the wind.|| 8|
| Weak as fear of shame.|| 9|
|Youth, like spring-time, light and nimble,|
Evanescent in its glee.