unstaid


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unstaid

(ʌnˈsteɪd)
adj
1. unrestrained
2. undetermined or unsettled
3. open to change
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If ever thou shalt love, In the sweet pangs of it remember me; For such as I am, all true lovers are, Unstaid and skittish in all motions else Save in the constant image of the creature That is beloved.
As Julia frets about the trip and her intended disguise as a male page, she worries about how the world will perceive her "for undertaking so unstaid a journey" (60).
Say may the meteor of the wild Nature's unstaid erratick child, That glimmers o'er the forest fen, Or twinkles in the darksome glen, Can that be bound?