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" I'll kneel down And ask of thee forgiveness: so we'll live, And pray, and sing, and tell old tales, and laugh At gilded butterflies, and hear poor rogues Talk of court news; and we'll talk with them too, — Who loses and who wins; who's in, who's out;... "
The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text of the corrected copies ... - Page 118
by William Shakespeare - 1823
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Shame in Shakespeare

Ewan Fernie - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 274 pages
...Lear responds: No, no, no, no. Come, let's away to prison. We two alone will sing like birds i'th' cage. When thou dost ask me blessing, I'll kneel down...loses and who wins, who's in, who's out, And take upon's the mystery of things As if we were God's spies; and we'll wear out In a walled prison packs...
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 13

Allardyce Nicoll - Drama - 2002 - 200 pages
The first fifty volumes of this yearbook of Shakespeare studies are being reissued in paperback.
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 30

Kenneth Muir - Drama - 2002 - 232 pages
The first fifty volumes of this yearbook of Shakespeare studies are being reissued in paperback.
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In Words and Deeds: The Spectacle of Incest in English Renaissance Tragedy

Zenón Luis Martínez - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 296 pages
...universe: No, no, no, no! Come, let's away to prison; We two alone will sing like birds i'th'cage: When thou dost ask me blessing, I'll kneel down, And...loses and who wins; who's in, who's out; And take upon's the mystery of things, As if we were God's spies: and we'll wear out, In wall'd prison, packs...
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Novel Shakespeares: Twentieth-century Women Novelists and Appropriation

Julie Sanders - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 258 pages
...Cordelia's arrest along with Lear, and his touching - if naive version of how their incarceration will pass: Come, let's away to prison. We two alone will sing...and tell old tales, and laugh At gilded butterflies (5.3.8-13) The people around Cora are hopeful of bail, but there is a note of genuine pessimism in...
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Landscapes of the Sacred: Geography and Narrative in American Spirituality

Belden C. Lane - Architecture - 2002 - 310 pages
...denied so long. To the once-scorned Cordelia, Lear uttered a last eloquent cry for prosaic mystery: So we'll live, And pray, and sing, and tell old tales,...loses and who wins; who's in, who's out — And take upon's the mystery of things As if we were God's spies. ..." Take upon us the mystery of things, indeed....
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Opera, Sex and Other Vital Matters

Paul Robinson - Literary Collections - 2002 - 332 pages
...prison. Lear says to Cordelia: Come, let's away to prison. We two alone will sing like birds i' th' cage. When thou dost ask me blessing, I'll kneel down...butterflies, and hear poor rogues Talk of court news; . . . (V, iii, 8—14) The reminder, moreover, is anything but accidental: for years Verdi tried to...
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History of European Drama and Theatre

Erika Fischer-Lichte - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 396 pages
...away to prison; We two alone will sing like birds i' the cage. When thou dost ask me blessing Г11 kneel down And ask of thee forgiveness. So we'll live...rogues Talk of court news; and we'll talk with them tooWho loses and who wins, who's in, who's out And take upon's the mystery of things As if we were...
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Speech and Performance in Shakespeare's Sonnets and Plays

David Schalkwyk - Drama - 2002 - 262 pages
...Thanks to Jacques ljcrthond lbr drawing this passage to my attention in the context of my argument. When thou dost ask me blessing, I'll kneel down And...laugh At gilded butterflies, and hear poor rogues Talk ol court news, and we'll talk with them too Who loses and who wins, who's in, who's out, And take upon...
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Love Is Stronger Than Death: The Mystical Union of Two Souls

Cynthia Bourgeault - Body, Mind & Spirit - 2001 - 256 pages
...the beautiful speech in act 4: Come, let's away to prison: We two alone will sing like birds in the cage: When thou dost ask me blessing, I'll kneel down,...old tales, and laugh At gilded butterflies . . . and take upon us the mystery of things, as ifwe were God's spies. . . had captivated him. More and more...
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