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" Had I but died an hour before this chance, I had liv'da blessed time; for, from this instant, There's nothing serious in mortality : All is but toys : renown, and grace, is dead ; The wine of life is drawn, and the mere lees Is left this vault to brag... "
Dramatic Works and Poems - Page 361
by William Shakespeare - 1847
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Trageies

William Shakespeare - English drama - 1866
...contradict thyself, And say, it is not so. Ban. Too cruel, any where. Re-enter MACBETH and LENOX. Mack. Had I but died an hour before this chance, I had liv'da...lees Is left this vault to brag of. Enter MALCOLM and DONALBAIN. Don. What is amiss ? Macb. You are, and do not know't. The spring, the head, the fountain...
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Aspects of Macbeth

Kenneth Muir, Philip Edwards - Drama - 1977 - 86 pages
...words which are meant to deceive but which curiously at the same time express his deepest feelings: Had I but died an hour before this chance, I had liv'da...drawn, and the mere lees Is left this vault to brag of. 'Macbeth intends ', says Murry, 'the monstrous hypocrisy of a conventional lament for Duncan; but as...
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Scripted Drama: A Practical Guide to Teaching Techniques

Alan England - Drama - 1981 - 254 pages
...actor with a crucial choice of interpretation: Had I but died an hour before this chance I had lived a blessed time ; for from this instant There's nothing...drawn, and the mere lees Is left this vault to brag of. Is the character genuinely appalled by what he has done or is he putting on an act? Should he try to...
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Macbeth

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2014 - 224 pages
...Macbeth Had I but died an hour before this chance, I had lived a blessed time; for from this instant 100 There's nothing serious in mortality All is but toys:...Is left this vault to brag of. [Enter Malcolm and Donalbain] Donalbain What is amiss? l°5 Macbeth You are, and do not know't: The spring, the head,...
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Shakespeare's Dramatic Transactions

Michael Mooney - Drama - 1990 - 226 pages
...here a private utterance or a public speech."20 Colons again release the flow of subliminal images: Had I but died an hour before this chance, I had liv'da...drawn, and the mere lees Is left this vault to brag of. (91-96) Macbeth has placed the poisoned chalice to his own lips, "taken" upon himself the "present...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Reference - 1992 - 1132 pages
...one red. (II, ii) POETRY QUOTATIONS 400 109 Had I but died an hour before this chance I had lived a i) 128 Now the hungry lion roars, And the wolf behowls...the wasted brands do glow. Whilst the screech-owl, (II, iii) 1 10 What man dare, I dare. Approach thou like the rugged Russian bear, The armed rhinoceros,...
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Anxiety in Eden: A Kierkegaardian Reading of Paradise Lost

John S. Tanner - Business & Economics - 1992 - 209 pages
...seriousness, Kierkegaard cites the following lines by Macbeth, uttered just after Duncan's murder: From this instant There's nothing serious in mortality:...drawn, and the mere lees Is left this vault to brag of. (CA, 146; cf. Macbeth 2.3.92-96) Kierkegaard sees Macbeth as the tragedy of a man who slays his own...
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Renaissance Rhetoric/Renaissance-Rhetorik

Heinrich F. Plett - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 391 pages
...und König heimtückisch ermordet hat, vor dem Hofstaat zu einer heuchlerischen Klagerede ansetzt: Had I but died an hour before this chance I had liv'da...drawn, and the mere lees Is left this vault to brag of. (II.iii.91-96)55 In dieser lamentalio des Mörders über den Tod seines Opfers handelt es sich ohne...
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Translations/Transformations: Gender and Culture in Film and Literature ...

Valerie Wayne, Cornelia Niekus Moore - Social Science - 1993 - 100 pages
...those qualities which make life happy and worthwhile. He bemoans his predicament: From this insunt There's nothing serious in mortality: All is but toys....drawn, and the mere lees Is left this vault to brag of. (II, iii. 94-98) Kurosawa's Throne of Blood (1957) is a loose adaptation of Macbeth. However, it is...
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Macbeth

William Shakespeare - 1994 - 240 pages
...MACBETH Had I but died an hour before this chance, I had lived a blessed time; for from this instant, 90 There's nothing serious in mortality; All is but toys....lees Is left this vault to brag of. Enter MALCOLM and DONALBAIN DONALBAIN What is amiss? MACBETH You are, and do not know't. The spring, the head, the fountain...
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