|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Death and the Pale Horse|
|I looked, and behold a pale horse: and his name that sat on him was Death.|
Revelations, Chap. vi. Ver. 8.
| Behind her death,|
Close following pace for pace, not mounted yet
On his pale horse.
Milton.Paradise Lost, Book X. Line 588.