He actooally fomed at the mowth.
"The Complete Works of Artemus Ward" by Charles Farrar Browne (AKA Artemus Ward)
It resembles Fomes leucophaeus but is somewhat stouter and does not have as hard and firm a crust.
"The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise" by M. E. Hard
The plants of the genus Trametes allied to Fomes are epiphytal, with the trama the same in substance and color as the hymenophore.
"Student's Hand-book of Mushrooms of America, Edible and Poisonous" by Thomas Taylor
What have I brought thee home
For this thy love? have I discharg'd the debt
Which this day's favour did beget?
I ranne; but all I brought, was fome.
"Even-Song" by George Herbert