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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
Food
 
Who provideth for the raven his food?
        Job, Chap. xxxviii. Ver. 41.
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He giveth to the beast his food, and to the young ravens which cry.
        Psalm cxlvii. Ver. 9.
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Food for powder, food for powder.
        Shakespeare.—King Henry IV., Part I. Act IV. Scene 2. (Falstaff.)
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Even in its treasures he could find
Food for the fever of his mind.
        Scott.—Lady of the Lake, Canto III. Stanza 6.
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