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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
Lord
 
The Lord is my shepherd: therefore can I lack nothing. He shall feed me in a green pasture; and lead me forth beside the waters of comfort.
        Psalm xxiii. Verses 1, 2. See Addison’s beautiful Paraphrase on the same, Spectator, No. 441.
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Thou wast wont to lead the stag to new pastures, and to the streams of running waters.
        Riley’s Ovid, Met., Page 349.
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Lord of the lion heart and eagle eye!
        Smollett.—Ode to Independence.
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Lord of useless thousands.
        Pope.—Moral Essays, Epi. III. Line 314.
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Lord of himself—that heritage of woe!
        Byron.—Lara, Canto I. Stanza 2.
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I see the lords of human kind pass by.
        Goldsmith.—The Traveller, Line 328.
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And there began a lang digression
About the lords o’ the creation.
        Burns.—The Twa Dogs.
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