|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Get a prayer-book in your hand,|
And stand between two churchmen.
Shakespeare.King Richard III., Act III. Scene 7. (Buckingham to Richard.)
|1. See, where his grace stands tween two clergymen!|
2. And, see, a book of prayer in his hand!
True ornaments to know a holy man.
Shakespeare.King Richard III., Act III. Scene 7. (The Mayor and Buckingham.)
|Like one in prayer I stood.|
Longfellow.Prelude to Voices of the Night, xi.