Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Citations for celerity
It was the swift celerity of his death, / Which I did think with slower foot came on, / That brain'd my purpose. But, peace be with him!
He resolved to make up for this, by moving with the most extraordinary celerity from one part of the country to another, so as to strike severe blows where they were least expected, and take the chance of awakening the drooping spirit of the Royalists.