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Quotation by Shakespeare
Your lordship, though not clean past your youth, have yet some smack of age in you, some relish of the saltness of time.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Falstaff, to the Lord Chief Justice, in King Henry IV, Part 2, act 1, sc. 2.
"Saltness" means sharp or bitter taste.
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