|Frank J. Wilstach, comp. A Dictionary of Similes. 1916.|
| Fixd as oaks.|| 1|
|Like the young lion wounded by the dart,|
Whose fury kindled at the galling smart;
The hero rouses with redoubled rage,
Flies on the foe, and foams upon the stage.
|Manners, like fashions, still from courts descend,|
And what the great begin, the vulgar end.