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" There's nothing in this world can make me joy : Life is as tedious as a twice-told tale, Vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man ; And bitter shame hath spoil'd the sweet world's taste, That it yields nought but shame and bitterness. "
The Works of Shakespeare: In Eight Volumes. Collated with the Oldest Copies ... - Page 384
by William Shakespeare - 1740
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The Arden Dictionary of Shakespeare Quotations

Jane Armstrong - Drama - 1999 - 408 pages
...composition! King John 2.1.561, PHILIP THE BASTARD 8 There's nothing in this world can make me joy: Life is as tedious as a twice-told tale Vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man. King John 3.3.107-9, LEWIS, DAUPHIN, TO PHILIP, KING OF FRANCE 9 I am amazed, methinks...
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The Arden Shakespeare Book Of Quotations On Death

Jane Armstrong, William Shakespeare - Drama - 2001 - 48 pages
...th'estate o'th' world were now undone. Macbeth 5.5.49-50 There's nothing in this world can make me joy: Life is as tedious as a twice-told tale Vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man. King John 3.3.107-9 I hold the world but as the world . . . A stage, where every man must...
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The Arden Shakespeare Book Of Quotations On Life

Jane Armstrong, William Shakespeare - Drama - 2001 - 48 pages
...All's cheerless, dark and deadly. King Lear 5.3.288 There's nothing in this world can make me joy: Life is as tedious as a twice-told tale Vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man. King John 3.3.107-9 My mind is troubled, like a fountain stirred, And I myself see not...
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The Shakespeare Book of Lists: The Ultimate Guide to the Bard, His Plays ...

Michael LoMonico - Drama - 2001 - 232 pages
...his words, remembers me of all his gracious parts, stuffs out his vacant garments with his form. 3.4 Life is as tedious as a twice-told tale vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man. 3.4 When Fortune means to men most good, she looks upon them with a threatening eye. 3.4...
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Mimesis and Its Romantic Reflections

Frederick Burwick - Art - 2010
...pronouncement on life as redundant imitation is spoken by Lewis ("a beardless boy, a cocker'd silken wanton"): "Life is as tedious as a twicetold tale / Vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man" (Kiag John, Act 3, scene 4. lines 108-9).' I n his 1851 preface to Twiie-Told Talrs (1837),...
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William Shakespeare: The Complete Works

Cross, William Shakespeare - Literary Collections - 1989 - 1280 pages
...fear some outrage, and I'll follow her. [Exit. LOUIS. There's nothing in this world can make me joy: 'd w drowsy man; And bitter shame hath spoil'd the sweet world's taste, That it yields naught but shame...
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The Shakespeare Oracle

A. Bronwyn Llewellyn
...feeling that life has reached a standstill. You could feel like you're just going through the morions. "Life is as tedious as a twice-told tale vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man" (3.4.108), sighs the Dauphin in King John. Perhaps you cling to the familiar or refuse...
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King John (Sparklesoup Classics)

William Shakespeare - 2004
...fear some outrage, and I'll follow her. Exit LEWIS. There's nothing in this world can make me joy. Life is as tedious as a twice-told tale Vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man; And bitter shame hath spoil'd the sweet world's taste, That it yields nought but shame...
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King John

William Shakespeare, Paul Werstine - Drama - 2011 - 352 pages
...to come on. [Bastard— 3.3.12-13] Grief fills the room up of my absent child. [Constance— 3.4.95] Life is as tedious as a twice-told tale, Vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man. [Dauphin— 3.4.110-11] I should be as merry as the day is long. \Artkur— 4.1.20] To...
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Parasites and Infectious Disease: Discovery by Serendipity and Otherwise

Gerald Esch - Medical - 2007 - 355 pages
...work after 350 years of use? Pamsitology Today 13: 89-90. Infectious disease and modern epidemiology Life is as tedious as a twice-told tale, Vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man; King John, William Shakespeare (1564-1616) Ross, Bailey, Hairston, Bradley, Michel, McDonald,...
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