|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|When late I attempted your pity to move,|
Why seemd you so deaf to my prayers?
Perhaps it was right to dissemble your love,
Butwhy did you kick me down stairs?
Anonymous.From a Comedy in Three Acts called The Panel, Scene 4; Notes and Queries, 391.