|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|There St. John mingles with my friendly bowl|
The feast of reason and the flow of soul.
Pope.Horace imitated, Sat. I. Line 127. (To Fortescue.)
|The latter end of a fray, and the beginning of a feast,|
Fits a dull fighter and a keen guest.
Shakespeare.King Henry IV., Part I. Act IV. Scene 2. (Falstaff.)
|They have been at a great feast of languages, and stolen the scraps.|
Shakespeare.Loves Labours Lost, Act V. Scene 1. (Moth to Costard.)