|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Hear the shrill whistle, which doth order give|
To sounds confusd.
Shakespeare.King Henry V., Chorus to Act III.
|Their whistling noise made the birds aghast.|
Shelley.The Sensitive Plant.
|He trudgd along, unknowing what he sought,|
And whistled as he went, for want of thought.
Dryden.Cymon and Iphigenia.