|Frank J. Wilstach, comp. A Dictionary of Similes. 1916.|
| Burns, like some absent and impatient youth, to join the object of his warm desire.|| 1|
|Your dancing, like true wit, is best expressd|
By nature only to advantage dressd;
Tis not a nimble bound, or a caper high,
That can pretend to please a curious eye.
Good judges no such tumblers tricks regard;
Or think them beautiful, because theyre hard.