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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
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Under which king, Bezonian? Speak or die.
        Shakespeare.—King Henry IV., Part II. Act V. Scene 3. (Pistol to Shallow.)
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Here, waiter, more wine; let me sit while I’m able,
Till all my companions sink under the table.
        Goldsmith.—Retaliation, Line 19.
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Captain of Knockdunder, madam, if you please, for I knock under to no man; and in respect of my garb, I shall go to church as I am, at your service, madam.
        Sir W. Scott.—Heart of Midlothian. (Captain of Knockdunder in reply to Mrs. Dolly Dutton.)
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