Drink not the third glasse, which thou canst not tame, When once it is within thee; but before Mayst rule it, as thou list, and poure the shame, Which it would poure on thee, upon the floore. It is most just to throw that on the ground, Which would throw me there if I keep the round.
"The Church Porch"
The Temple George Herbert, The Works of George Herbert (London: George Routledge & Co., 1854), 2.
Adriaen Brouwer, "Inn with drunken peasants," c. 1625-6.
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