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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
Serpent
 
With indented wave,
Prone on the ground.
        Milton.—Paradise Lost, Book IX. Line 496.
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He is a very serpent in my way.
        Shakespeare.—King John, Act III. Scene 3. (The King to Hubert.)
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A serpent that will sting thee to the heart.
        Shakespeare.—King Richard II., Act V. Scene 3. (York to Bolingbroke.)
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What, would’st thou have a serpent sting thee twice?
        Shakespeare.—Merchant of Venice, Act IV. Scene 1. (Shylock to Bassanio.)
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