|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Oer the trackless past somewhere|
Lie the lost days of our tropic youth,
Only regained by faith and prayer,
Only recalled by prayer and plaint:
Each lost day has its patron saint.
Bret Harte.The Lost Galleon, last Stanza.