|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||Percy Bysshe Shelley (17921822)|
|QUOTATION:||Peter was dull; he was at first|
Dull,oh so dull, so very dull!
Whether he talked, wrote, or rehearsed,
Still with this dulness was he cursed!
Dull,beyond all conception, dull.
|ATTRIBUTION:||Peter Bell the Third. Part vii. xi.|
|WORKS:||Percy Bysshe Shelley Collection.|