Was my own lord. Then did I seek to rise Out of the prison of my mean estate ; And, with such jewels as the exploring Mind Brings from the caves of Knowledge, buy my ransom From those twin gaolers of the daring heart — Low Birth and iron Fortune.
The matchmaker, by the author of 'Cousin Geoffrey'. - 237 ページ
Harriet Maria Gordon Smythies 著 - 1842