|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|I saw and heard, for such a numerous host|
Fled not in silence through the frighted deep;
With ruin upon ruin, rout on rout,
Confusion worse confounded.
Milton.Paradise Lost, Book II. Line 993.
|There is confusion worse than death.|
Tennyson.The Lotos Eaters. Choric, Verse 6.