From Bon-Mots of the Nineteen Century, edited by Walter Jerrold
"Hearing someone sing a song of Moore's in which occured the line --
'Our couch shall be roses bespangled with dew'
Landor said that any sensible girl would retort
'Twould give me rheumatics, and so it would you.'"
Friday, February 5, 2010
Posted by usedbuyer 2.0 at 1:00 AM
Labels: anthologies, Daily Dose, poetry, Quotations, Thomas Moore, Walter Jerrold, Walter Savage Landor
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