Reference > Quotations > Frank J. Wilstach, comp. > A Dictionary of Similes
  PREVIOUSNEXT  
CONTENTS · BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD
Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
 
Swoon
 
  Sickly swoon, like lillies ’mid the blaze of noon.
            —Sara Coleridge
  1
  Swoon like spring’s daffodillies.
            —Italian Love Song
  2
            Swoon
Into the silence languidly
As a tune into a tune.
            —Dante Gabriel Rossetti
  3
Made my blood burn and swoon
Like a flame rained upon.
            —Algernon Charles Swinburne
  4
 
 
CONTENTS · BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD
  PREVIOUSNEXT  
 
Loading
Click here to shop the Bartleby Bookstore.

Shakespeare · Bible · Strunk · Anatomy · Nonfiction · Quotations · Reference · Fiction · Poetry
© 1993–2014 Bartleby.com · [Top 150] · Subjects · Titles · Authors