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Quotation by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
The parson was working his Sunday's text,—
Had got to fifthly, and stopped perplexed
At what the—Moses—was coming next.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (1809–1894), U.S. physician, writer. The Deacon's Masterpiece (l. 101–103). . .
Oxford Book of American Light Verse, The. William Harmon, ed. (1979) Oxford University Press.
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