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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
 
Delight (Noun)
 
These violent delights have violent ends,
And in their triumph die, like fire and powder,
Which, as they kiss, consume.
            —William Shakespeare
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  Hold delight as grape-flowers hold their wine.
            —Algernon Charles Swinburne
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  Delight as the wind’s in the billow.
            —Algernon Charles Swinburne
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