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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
Abra
 
Abra was ready ere I call’d her name;
And, though I call’d another, Abra came.
Her absence made the night, her presence brought the day.
        Prior.—Solomon, Book II., Lines 363, 598.
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When Hamilton appears, then dawns the day.
And when she disappears, begins the night.
        Lansdown.—To the Duchess.
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