Quotation by Samuel Richardson

The eye is the casement at which the heart generally looks out. Many a woman who will not show herself at the door, has tipt the sly, the intelligible wink from the window.
Samuel Richardson (1689–1761), British novelist. Third edition, London (1751). Lovelace, in Clarissa, vol. 6, p. 344, AMS Press (1990).
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