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Quotation by Jonathan Swift
Or on the Mat devoutly kneeling
Would lift her Eyes up to the Ceiling,
And heave her Bosom unaware
For neighb'ring Beaux to see it bare.
Jonathan Swift (1667–1745), Anglo-Irish poet, satirist, clergyman. Phyllis; or, The Progress of Love (l. 15–18). . .
The Complete Poems [Jonathan Swift]. Pat Rogers, ed. (1983) Penguin Books.
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