|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|To tread the walks of death he stood prepared,|
And what he greatly thought, he nobly dared.
Pope.The Odyssey, Book II. Line 312.
| And so to tread|
As if the wind, not she, did walk,
Nor pressd a flower, nor bowd a stalk.
Ben Jonson.Vision of Delight.