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John Bartlett (1820–1905).  Familiar Quotations, 10th ed.  1919.
 
 
NUMBER:5418
AUTHOR:Thomas Moore (1779–1852)
QUOTATION:Fly not yet; ’t is just the hour
When pleasure, like the midnight flower
That scorns the eye of vulgar light,
Begins to bloom for sons of night
  And maids who love the moon.
ATTRIBUTION:Fly not yet.
 

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