Most sensual, supersensualist? The while A damsel leads thee by the nose!Faust
If you have nothing better to suggest, Against you plan I must at once protest.Mephistopheles
Of purgatorial fire as yet 'tis but a drop.
It now at least must be confessed, That poets sometimes are sincere.(The caldron which the She - Monkey has neglected begins to boil over; agreat flame arises, which streams up the chimney. The Witch comes down thechimney with horrible cries.)
Fair lady, may I thus make free To offer you my arm and company?Margaret}
And had you naught besides to bring?
Oh, credit me, who still as ages roll, Have chew'd this bitter fare from year toyear, No mortal, from the cradle to the bier, Digests the ancient leaven!Know, this Whole Doth for the Deity alone subsist! He in eternal brightnessdoth exist, Us unto darkness he hath brought, and here Where day and nightalternate, is your sphere.