Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Mab), an important personage in the realm of faery, some of whose functions are enumerated in Romeo and Juliet (i. 4). The Queen Mab of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century literature differs widely from Shelley's Queen Mab.

“Every comfort that the saints have in this world is a promise to them of those eternal mercies which the Lord hath provided for them: as every affliction that the wicked have here, is but the beginning of sorrows.”
–Jeremiah Burroughs, The Rare Jewel of Christian Contentment