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Page 76 - Though wit may flash from fluent lips, and mirth distract the breast, Through midnight hours that yield no more their former hope of rest...
Page 315 - God give thee of the dew of heaven, and of the fatness of the earth, and plenty of corn and wine...
Page 88 - True, I talk of dreams ; Which are the children of an idle brain, Begot of nothing but vain fantasy, Which is as thin of substance as the air, And more inconstant than the wind, who wooes Even now the frozen bosom of the north, And, being anger'd, puffs away from thence, Turning his face to the dew-dropping south.
Page 372 - Compound for sins they are inclined to By damning those they have no mind to.
Page 151 - No; were I at the strappado, or all the racks in the world, I would not tell you on compulsion. Give you a reason on compulsion!