It inflicted a sharp pang, and it was venomed with spiteful contempt, that rankled in the wound after it was made.
The trees its swelling flood shall stay, And thrust its venomed lip away.
To such a mind, ridicule is a venomed dart, piercing and poisoning, and pride but inflames the wound.
Instead of the venomed tongue, he used the poisoned pen against them.
M. de Breulh ...