|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Go; vanish into air; away!|
Shakespeare.Othello, Act III. Scene 1. (Clown to Musician.)
| And so, with shrieks,|
She melted into air.
Shakespeare.Winters Tale, Act III. Scene 3. (Antigonus when leaving the babe Perdita in a desert country.)
|Like smoke blended with the thin air.|
Davidsons Virgil, by Buckley, Georgics, Book IV. Line 500.
|He had scarcely spoken, when suddenly the circumambient cloud splits asunder, and dissolves into open air.|
Davidsons Æneid, Book I. Page 122.
|With these words she left me in tears, ready to say many things, and vanished into thin air.|
Davidsons Æneid, Book II. Page 152.
|Vanish like hailstones, go!|
Shakespeare.Merry Wives of Windsor, Act I. Scene 3. (Falstaff to Pistol and Nym.)
|Vanish, vanishand never let me see that uncomfortable face of thine, till thou canst shew me a shilling of thy own getting.|
Colley Cibber.The Rival Fools, Act I. Scene 1.