|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|In the busy haunts of men,|
In the still and shadowy glen.
Mrs. Hemans.Tale of the Secret Tribunal.
|And shunned the busy haunts of men.|
Homer.The Iliad of the Earl of Derby, Book VI. Line 240; and the busy hum of men in the 10th Book, Line 16.
|We talk here in the public haunt of men.|
Shakespeare.Romeo and Juliet, Act III. Scene 1. (Benvolio to Mercutio.)
|Towerd cities please us then,|
And the busy hum of men.
Milton.LAllegro, Line 118.