|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|What is the worst of woes that wait on age?|
What stamps the wrinkle deeper on the brow?
To view each loved one blotted from lifes page,
And be alone on earth, as I am now.
Byron.Childe Harold, Canto II. Stanza 98.
|Pros. What wert thou if the king of Naples heard thee?|
Fer. A single thing as I am now.
Shakespeare.The Tempest, Act I. Scene 2.
|When musing on companions gone,|
We doubly feel ourselves alone.
Scott.Marmion, Introduction to Canto II.
|She lived all alone, in a house by herself.|
Longfellow.Hyperion, Book I. Canto II.
|Nobody with me at sea but myself.|
Goldsmith.The Haunch of Venison, Line 60.
|The time never lies heavy upon him; it is impossible for him to be alone.|
Addison.Spectator, No. XCIII. See title Leisure.
|It is not good that man should be alone.|
Genesis, Chap. ii. Ver. 18.
|Alone, alone, all, all alone,|
Alone in a wide, wide sea.
Coleridge.The Ancient Mariner, Part IV.