Catherine M. Fanshawe Quotes
2 Famous Quotes by Catherine M. Fanshawe
'Twas whispered in Heaven, 'twas muttered in hell
And echo caught faintly the sound as it fell.
On the confines of earth 'twas permitted to rest,
And the depths of the ocean its presence confessed.
Quotes, by Catherine M. Fanshawe , Source: Enigma (The letter H)
Such pains, such pleasures now alike are o'er,
And beaus and etiquette shall soon exist no more
At their speed behold advancing
Modern men and women dancing;
Step and dress alike express
Above, below from heel to toe,
Male and female awkwardness.
Without a hoop, without a ruffle,
One eternal jig and shuffle,
Where's the air and where's the gait?
Where's the feather in the hat?
Where the frizzed toupee? and where
Oh! where's the powder for the hair?
Quotes, by Catherine M. Fanshawe , Source: The Abrogation of the Birth-Night Ball