|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Under which king, Bezonian? Speak or die.|
Shakespeare.King Henry IV., Part II. Act V. Scene 3. (Pistol to Shallow.)
|Here, waiter, more wine; let me sit while Im able,|
Till all my companions sink under the table.
Goldsmith.Retaliation, Line 19.
|Captain of Knockdunder, madam, if you please, for I knock under to no man; and in respect of my garb, I shall go to church as I am, at your service, madam.|
Sir W. Scott.Heart of Midlothian. (Captain of Knockdunder in reply to Mrs. Dolly Dutton.)