|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|A weapon that comes down as still|
As snowflakes fall upon the sod;
But executes a freemans will,
As lightning does the will of God;
And from its force, nor doors nor locks
Can shield you;tis the ballot box.
John Pierpont.A Word from a Petitioner.