• I with borrow'd silver shine,
    What you see is none of mine.
    First I show you but a quarter,
    Like the bow that guards the Tartar:
    Then the half, and then the whole,
    Ever dancing round the pole.

    Jonathan Swift (1841). “The Works. Containing Interesting and Valuable Papers, Not Hitherto Published. With Memoir of the Author, by Thomas Roscoe. -London, Washbourne 1841”, p.742