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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
 
Simper
 
  She simpers as a mare when she eats thistles.
            —Anonymous
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  Simper like a porrage pot in the fire when it first begins to seethe.
            —Thomas Nash
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  Simper like a bride on her wedding day.
            —John Ray (Handbook of Proverbs, 1670)
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