Hoyt & Roberts, comps. Hoyts New Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations. 1922.
My curse upon thy venomd stang, That shoots my tortured gums alang; And through my lugs gies monie a twang, Wi gnawing vengeance, Tearing my nerves wi bitter pang, Like racking engines! BurnsAddress to the Toothache.
One said a tooth drawer was a kind of unconscionable trade, because his trade was nothing else but to take away those things whereby every man gets his living. HazlittShakespeare Jest Books. Conceits, Clinches, Flashes and Whimzies. No. 84.
Those cherries fairly do enclose Of orient pearl a double row, Which, when her lovely laughter shows, They look like rosebuds filld with snow. Set to music by Richard AlisonAn Howres Recreation in Musike. See Oliphants La Messa Madrigalesca. P. 229.