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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
Drop
 
A continual dropping in a very rainy day and a contentious woman are alike.
        Proverbs. Chap. xxvii. Ver. 15.
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From the frequent drop, ever falling, even the stone is bored into a hollow.
        Banks’ Bion.—Idyl XI. Page 176.
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Much rain wears the marble.
        Shakespeare.—King Henry VI., Part III. Act III. Scene 2. (Gloster.)
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