|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|I was a striken deer that left the herd long since.|
Cowper.The Task, Book III. Line 108.
|Why, let the stricken deer go weep,|
The hart ungalled play:
For some must watch, while some must sleep;
So runs the world away.
Shakespeare.Hamlet, Act III. Scene 2. (To Horatio when the King has fled from the Play.)