How canst thou brook his foolishnesse? Why, he’l not lose a cup of drink for thee: Bid him but temper his excesse; Not he: he knows, where he can better be As he will swear, Then to serve thee in fear.
The Temple George Herbert, The Works of George Herbert (London: George Routledge & Co., 1854), 100.
"Gluttony" 1642. Jacques de l'Ange (f 1630 - 1650) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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