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" Haste thee, nymph, and bring with thee Jest, and youthful Jollity, Quips, and cranks,* and wanton* wiles, Nods, and becks, and wreathed smiles, Such as hang on Hebe's cheek, And love to live in dimple sleek; Sport that wrinkled Care derides, And Laughter... "
Comus: A Mask - Page 46
by John Milton - 1791 - 66 pages
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The Passion of Meter: A Study of Wordsworth's Metrical Art

Brennan O'Donnell - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 290 pages
...patterns between the extremes of "Come pensive Nun, devout and pure, / Sober, steadfast, and demure" and "Come, and trip it as you go / On the light fantastic toe" was widely acknowledged as a metrical tour de force defining the inherent virtues of the form. The...
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Squitter-wits and Muse-haters: Sidney, Spenser, Milton, and Renaissance ...

Peter C. Herman - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 284 pages
...Jest and youthful Jollity, Quips and Cranks, and wanton Wiles, Nods, and Becks, and Wreathed Smiles, Such as hang on Hebe's cheek, And love to live in dimple sleek; Sort that wrinkled Care derides, And Laughter holding both his sides. Come, and trip it as ye go, On...
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Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - Reference - 1998 - 669 pages
...cranks, and wanton wiles, Nods, and becks, and wreathed smiles. 7512 'L'Allegro' Come, and trip it as ye D ?Ig+S A FWy5Q l7 } i + ֑k S> 3Ɱ& u h )g W ;1 - Q mountain nymph, sweet Liberty. 7513 'L'Allegro' Mirth, admit me of thy crew To live with her, and live...
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Cecilia, Or, Memoirs of an Heiress

Fanny Burney - Fiction - 1999 - 1004 pages
...vistoria: victory! Tripping on light fantastic toe: alluding to Milton's 'L' Allegro' (I645), ll. 33-4: 'Come, and trip it as you go / On the light fantastic toe'. II i Don Devil: italics indicate quotation of Belfield's speech above, p. I09. Goddess of Wisdom and...
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Net-wit.com: A Smorgasbord of E-mail and Internet Wit Blended with Humorous ...

Marv Rubinstein - Humor - 2000 - 232 pages
...unused titles, I should like to leave my readers with the following quotation: Sport, that wrinkled Care derides, And Laughter, holding both his sides. Come...and trip it, as you go, On the light fantastic toe. John Milton, _L 'Allegro The Author, the Editor and the Publisher all hope that this book has given...
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John Milton: A Short Introduction

Roy Flannagan - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2002 - 132 pages
...a verse in Milton's L'Allegro that may have inspired Morris to craft this highly innovative dance: "Come, and trip it as you go, on the light fantastic toe." His dancers can trip the light fantastic with the best of them, as was amply proved in the opening...
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George Eliot's Dialogue with John Milton

Anna K. Nardo - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 278 pages
...Jest and youthful Jollity, Quips and Cranks, and wanton Wiles, Nods, and Becks, and Wreathed Smiles, Such as hang on Hebe's cheek, And love to live in...Laughter holding both his sides. Come, and trip it as ye go On the light fantastick toe, Sometimes with secure delight The upland Hamlets will invite, When...
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Complete Poems and Major Prose

John Milton, Merritt Yerkes Hughes - Poetry - 1957 - 1059 pages
...Jest and youthful Jollity, Quips and Cranks, and wanton Wiles, Nods, and Becks, and Wreathed Smiles, Such as hang on Hebe's cheek, And love to live in dimple sleek; 30 Sport that wrinkled Care derides, And Laughter holding both his sides. Come, and trip it as ye go...
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The Major Works

John Milton - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 966 pages
...smiles,0 Such as hang on Hebe's cheek,0 And love to live in dimple sleek; 30 Sport that wrinkled Care derides, And Laughter holding both his sides. Come, and trip it as ye go On the light fantastic toe,0 And in thy right hand lead with thee, The mountain nymph, sweet...
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Mansfield Park

Jane Austen, John Wiltshire - Fiction - 2005 - 738 pages
...poet addresses the 'Nymph', who has 'wanton Wiles/ Nods and Becks, and wreathed Smiles' (lines 27-8): Come and trip it as you go, On the light fantastic toe; (lines 33-4) Mrs Elton (mis)quotes another familiar tag from the poem in E (vol. 2, ch. 18). 1 1 the...
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