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" Tis but an hour ago since it was nine, And after one hour more 'twill be eleven ; And so, from hour to hour, we ripe and ripe, And then, from hour to hour, we rot and rot ; And thereby hangs a tale. "
The Works of Shakespear in Eight Volumes: The Genuine Text (collated with ... - Page 324
by William Shakespeare - 1747
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 8

Allardyce Nicoll - Drama - 2002 - 192 pages
...them, this undeniable truth may seem a trifle futile. Touchstone, to do him justice, goes on: "And so, from hour to hour, we ripe and ripe, And then, from hour to hour, we rot and rot." He dares to speak in Arcadia, where one can never grow old, of Time's inevitable processes of maturity...
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Modernization and the Crisis of Memory: John Donne to Don DeLillo

Philipp Wolf - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 211 pages
...NewYork, 1980, 24. Tis but an hour ago since it was nine, And after one hour more 'twill be eleven; And so from hour to hour, we ripe, and ripe, And then from hour to hour, we rot, and rot Shakespeare is perhaps recalling Chaucer when he has Jaques respond like a cock: "My lungs began to...
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Rhetoric and Kairos: Essays in History, Theory, and Praxis

Phillip Sipiora, James S. Baumlin - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2002 - 258 pages
...Lear that "Ripeness is all" (5.2.11), or with Touchstone's bittersweet remark in As You Like It that "from hour to hour we ripe and ripe, / And then from hour to hour we rot and rot" (2.7.26-27)—either of which speaks of ordinary if relentless cbronos-t1me. Even Gertrude's platitude...
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Fruit Quality and Its Biological Basis

Michael Knee - Gardening - 2002 - 279 pages
...texture, cell wall metabolism and consumer perceptions Robert J. Redgwell and Monica Fischer Anil xo from hour to hour we ripe and ripe and then from hour to hour we rot and ml and thereby hangs a tale W. Shakespeare 3.1 Introduction During the 1980s, a wealth of data accumulated...
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As You Like it: A Guide to the Play

Stephen J. Lynch - Drama - 2003 - 178 pages
...before they are rotten" may have inspired the comments of Touchstone, as reported by Jaques: "And so from hour to hour we ripe and ripe, / And then from...to hour we rot and rot, / And thereby hangs a tale" (2.7.26-28). Adam Spencer's melancholic despair is countered and overcome by Rosader's heroic and defiant...
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Shakespeare and the Human Mystery

J. Philip Newell - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 134 pages
...contemplative looks for life and believes that as we let go we can be part of new conceptions. The fool says, from hour to hour we ripe, and ripe, and then from hour to hour we rot, and rot' (As You II 7 26-7). The contemplative says, 'on this travail look for greater birth' (MuchAdoW 1 211)....
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Total Insecurity: The Myth of American Omnipotence

Carol Brightman - History - 2004 - 268 pages
...manifests itself among the better-off as a terror of ageing and disease. As in Shakespeare: "And so, from hour to hour we ripe and ripe, / And then from...hour we rot and rot, / And thereby hangs a tale." And beneath the fear of loss, a variation on the fear of change, lies a wound about which the therapeutic...
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The Great Comedies and Tragedies

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2004 - 896 pages
...world wags: 'Tis but an hour ago since it was nine, And after one hour more 'twill be eleven, And so from hour to hour, we ripe, and ripe, And then from...the time, My lungs began to crow like chanticleer, 30 That fools should be so deep-contemplative; And I did laugh, sans intermission, An hour by his dial....
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Shakespeare And Comedy: Arden Critical Companions

Robert Maslen - Drama - 2005 - 270 pages
...'foolosopher' when he gets there." to Jaques's delight. and ponders the effects of time on his body: And so from hour to hour. we ripe. and ripe. / And then from...hour. we rot. and rot. / And thereby hangs a tale' (2.7.26-8). People's lives in Arden run to an organic timetable set not by the authority of church...
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Shakespeare's Comedy of Love

Alexander Leggatt - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 272 pages
...the play two main ways of seeing time. One is the Jaques-Touchstone view of inevitable decay: And so, from hour to hour, we ripe and ripe, And then, from...to hour, we rot and rot; And thereby hangs a tale. (n. vn. 26-8) Jaques's set piece on the seven ages of man is essentially an elaboration of this view....
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