Blowzelinda

A country maiden in Gay's pastoral called The Shepherd's Week.

Sweet is toil when Blowzelind is near;
Of our bereft, 'tis winter all the year ....
Come Blowzelinda, ease thy swain's desire,
My summer's shadow and my winter's fire.

Pastoral i.

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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