|Frank J. Wilstach, comp. A Dictionary of Similes. 1916.|
| Brilliant eyes,|
As deeply dark as desert skies.
|Dreaming, wistful eyes,|
Dark and deep as mysterious skies,
Seen from a vessel at sea.
| Wistful eyes,|
As luminous and tender as Kotris twilight spies.
| Red lips like a living, laughing rose.|| 4|
| Pale as the Champa flowers.|| 5|
| Swift as a swallow heading south.|| 6|