froth at the mouth

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Verb1.froth at the mouth - be in a state of uncontrolled anger
rage - feel intense anger; "Rage against the dying of the light!"
References in classic literature ?
It is no fault of ours if such men run about in the sun and froth at the mouth.
Strange, incidentally, that this justification is used by those who, I suspect, froth at the mouth when they rail against the state's perceived interference in people's lives.
Just for once it would have been nice to concentrate on that and not froth at the mouth about politically incorrect language.