All commands from your lips are sweet

All commands from your lips are sweet, I say, and now have you not said the sweetest of all? Marry you…! ~Byron Caldwell Smith, letter to Kate StephensTPVgb, QE2, Smith b.1849-d.1877, Stephens b.1853-d.1938; Smith was Professor of Greek Language and Literature at the University of Kansas from 1872-1875