A bar-maid's place Was Hebe's grace, Till Jupiter did trick her; He turn'd her away, And made Ganimede stay To pour him out his liquor.
Reams of the Carleton papers are covered with descriptive lists of claimed and counter-claimed niggers--Julius Caesars, Jupiters, Venuses, Dianas, and so on, who were either 'stout wenches' and 'likely fellows' or 'incurably lazy' and 'old worn-outs.'
The Country Ramble of Jupiter.--The Feast: ... It's Music, and Gaiety.--The Dip makes it's appearance.--The Consequence.
"Very sick, Jupiter!--why didn't you say so at once?
or, by Jupiter- I will not ask again.
"In addition to the routine work of the Observatory, a special set of observations were made to determine the mass of Jupiter.--Also the Solar Eclipse of May 15th was observed at Greenwich in the manner which I had introduced at Cambridge.--The Ordnance Zenith Sector, and the instruments for the St Helena Observatory were brought for examination.--Much attention was given to chronometers, and various steps were taken for their improvement.--I had some important correspondence with Mr (Sir John) Lubbock, upon the Lunar Theory generally and his proposed empirical lunar tables.
This god, then, this Jupiter,--he was called by the latter name so much that it even found its way into documents,--at the same time that all this took place was collecting money in most shameful and most frightful ways.
Not for me, fair Lady, by Jupiter,--no, no,--Queen's much better,--Death, affront a man of Honour, a Viscount that wou'd have took you to his Bed,--after half the Town had blown upon you,--without examining either Portion or Honesty, and wou'd have took you for better for worse--Death, I'll untile Houses, and demolish Chimneys, but I'll be revenged.
"However, I was never otherwise minded in times past, as my works themselves, indeed, doubtless prove and now I shall feel far more eagerness with all order and decency not,--forbid it, Jupiter!--not to be your master, but your head man, not your tyrant, but your leader.