|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|I shall find some toys that have been favours,|
And nosegays, and such knacks; for there be wenches.
Beaumont and Fletcher.The Prophetess, Act V. Scene 2.
|This gallant pins the wenches on his sleeve;|
Had he been Adam, he had tempted Eve:
He can carve too, and lisp.
Shakespeare.Loves Labours Lost, Act V. Scene 2. (Biron speaking of Boyet to the King.)