|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Thou knowst the practice of the female train:|
Lost in the children of the present spouse
They slight the pledges of their former vows;
Their love is always with the lover past;
Still the succeeding flame expels the last.
Popes Homer, The Odyssey, Book XV. Line 24.