|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Past corporal toil.|
Shakespeare.King Henry V., Act I. Scene 1.
|If oer their lives a refluent glance they cast,|
Theirs is the present who can praise the past;
Life has its bliss for these when past its bloom,
As witherd roses yield a late perfume.
Shenstone.The Judgment of Hercules, Line 424.