In one rich soul
Plato the Stagyrite, and Tully joined.
And rules as strict his laboured work confine
As if the Stagirite o'erlooked each line.
Pope: Essay on Criticism.
9. Thomas Dunham Whitaker (1759-1821). Perhaps William Crowe (1745-1829).
"Kiss the Rod (To). To submit to punishment or misfortune meekly and without murmuring." Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. Two Gentlemen of Verona, Act I, scene 1.
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