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" These violent delights have violent ends, And in their triumph die ! like fire and powder, Which, as they kiss, consume. "
The Works of Shakespear: In Six Volumes - Page 268
by William Shakespeare - 1745
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The Plays and Poems of Shakespeare,: According to the Improved ..., Volume 13

William Shakespeare - 1844
...words, Then love-devouring death do what he dare ; It is enough I may but call her mine. F. Lau. These violent delights have violent ends, And in their triumph die ; like fire and powder. Which, as they kiss, consume. The sweetest honey Is loathsome in his own deliciousness, And in the taste confounds...
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Trials of the Heart

Mrs. Bray (Anna Eliza) - 1845 - 447 pages
...which all I have yet said is but as it were the necessary preface. PREDICTION. PART THE SECOND. These violent delights have violent ends, and in their triumph die ; like fire and powder, which, as they kiss, consume. SHAKSPBRE. TIME fled on, continued the Rev. Mr. H . I left Oxford, and obtained a curacy...
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The Novels and Romances of Anna Eliza Bray ..., Volume 8

Mrs. Bray (Anna Eliza) - 1845
...which all I have yet said is but as it were the necessary preface. PREDICTION. PART THE SECOND. These violent delights have violent ends, and in their triumph die ; like fire and powder, which, as they kiss, consume. SHAKSI'ERB. TIME fled on, continued the Rev. Mr. H . I left Oxford, and obtained a curacy...
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The Churchman's companion

1883
...cannot countervail the exchange of joy That one short minute gives me in her sight : Do thou but close our hands with holy words, Then love-devouring death...what he dare, It is enough I may but call her mine." Romeo and Juliet, Act ii., Scene 6. ARTHUR really remained with them a week, waiting for Captain Lawson...
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Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Consisting of Elegant Extracts ..., Volume 1

Quotations, English - 1847 - 506 pages
...lent me cash that way, Which I found very troublesome to pay. BYRON'S Don Juan. EXTREMES. 1. These violent delights have violent ends And in their triumph die ; like fire and powder, Which, as they meet, consume. The sweetest honey Is loathsome in its own deliciousness, And in the taste confounds the appetite....
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King Lear. Romeo and Juliet. Hamlet. Othello

William Shakespeare - 1848
...cannot countervail the exchange of joy That one short minute gives me in her sight. Do thou but close our hands with holy words, Then love-devouring death...what he dare. It is enough I may but call her mine. Enter JULIET. Here comes the lady;—O, so light a foot Will ne'er wear out the everlasting flint....
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Shakespeare's Tragedies: An Introduction

Dieter Mehl - Drama - 1986 - 272 pages
...homiletic banality nor are they offered to us as a definitive evaluation of the young people's love: These violent delights have violent ends, And in their triumph die like fire and powder, Which as they kiss consume. (11.6.9-11) This is the voice of experience and wisdom, not a confident verdict. The...
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Romeo and Juliet

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2014 - 288 pages
...cannot countervail the exchange of joy 5 That one short minute gives me in her sight. Do thou but close our hands with holy words, Then love-devouring death...what he dare. It is enough I may but call her mine. Friar Lawrence These violent delights have violent ends, 10 And in their triumph die; like fire and...
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Romantic Medicine and John Keats

Hermione de Almeida - Literary Criticism - 1990 - 432 pages
...deliciousness / And in the taste confounds the appetite," Friar Lawrence says to Romeo in warning that "violent delights have violent ends / And in their...triumph die, like fire and powder, / Which as they kiss consume."9 Christopher Ricks is correct in noting that Keats evokes honey and its attributes not...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Reference - 1992 - 1132 pages
...cannot countervail the exchange of joyThat one short minute gives me in her sight. (II, vi) 149 These o; WiR Corso POETRY QUOTATIONS The Grasshopper Happy Insect, happy Thou, Dost neither Age, nor W kiss consume. (II, vi) 150 Come, civil night, Thou sober-suited matron all in black. And learn me how...
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