|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|By and by is easily said.|
Shakespeare.Hamlet, Act III. Scene 2. (Hamlet to his Friends.)
|Let by-gones be by-gones.|
|Let the past be past.|
Homer.The Iliad of Lord Derby, Book XVI. Line 72.
|Let us not burden our remembrances with|
A heaviness thats gone.
Shakespeare.The Tempest, Act V. Scene 1. (Prospero to Alonso.)