|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Eight times emerging from the flood,|
She mewd to every watery god,
Some speedy aid to send.
No Dolphin came, no Nereid stirrd,
Nor cruel Tom, nor Susan heard,
A favourite has no friend!
Gray.On a Favourite Cat drowned, Verse 6.