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Whitney's Choice of Emblemes 189b

In desciscentes

When that with milke, the goate had fil'd the pot,
Shee brake the same, that all about it ranne.
Wherat, the maide her pacience quite forgot,
And in a rage, the brutishe beaste did banne?
   Which toye, thoughe shorte, yet sharply reprehendes
   Beginnings good, that have unhappie endes.