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Love's labour's lost. Midsummer night's dream - Page 109
by William Shakespeare - 1788
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The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text of the corrected copies ...

William Shakespeare - 1823
...laughter in the throat of death ? It cannot be; it is impossible : Mirth cannot move a soul in agony. Ros. .Why, that's the way to choke a gibing spirit, Whose...tongue Of him that makes it: then, if sickly ears, Deaf d with the clamours of their own dear groans, Will hear your idle scorns, continue then, And I...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare, in Ten Volumes: Midsummer night's ...

William Shakespeare - 1823
...in the throat of death 1 It cannot be ; it is impossible : Mirth cannot move a soul in agony. Ros. Why, that's the way to choke a gibing spirit, Whose...tongue Of him that makes it : then, if sickly ears, DeaPd with the clamours of their own dear groans,1 Will hear your idle scorns, continue then, And I...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1823
...in the throat of death ? It cannot be ; it is impossible : Mirth cannot move a soul in agonv. Ros. Why, that's the way to choke a gibing spirit* Whose...laughing hearers give to fools : A jest's prosperity Ties in the ear Of him that hears it, never in the tongue Of him that makes it : then, if sickly ears,...
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The dramatic works of William Shakspeare, from the text of Johnson, Stevens ...

William Shakespeare - 1823
...[death? Mirth cannot mo\ea soul in agony. Has. Why, that's the way to choke a gibing spirit, AV'hpsc ouch the instrument, To learn the order Ol him that hears it, never in the tongue Of him that makes it: then, if sickly ears, Deaf'd with the...
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The Beauties of Shakespeare: Selected from Each Play : with a General Index ...

William Shakespeare, William Dodd - Fore-edge painting - 1824 - 385 pages
...wild laughter in the throat of It cannot be; it is impossible: Mirth cannot move a soul in agony. Ros. Why, that's the way to choke a gibing spirit, Whose...hears it, never in the tongue Of him that makes it. SONG. Spring. When daisies pied, and violets blue, And lady-smocks all silver-white, And cuckoo-buds...
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The Anatomy of Melancholy,: In which the Kinds, Causes, Consequences, and ...

Robert Burton - Melancholy - 1824 - 339 pages
...they are dry, barren, straminious, dull, and heavy ; and, indeed, " The influence Of a gibing spirit is begot of that loose grace Which shallow laughing...hears it ; never in the tongue Of him that makes it." Leo the Tenth was a character of this unami* " There cannot," says Lord Shaftesbury, in his essay on...
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The Plays, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1824
...in the throat of death ? It cannot be ; it is impossible : Mirth cannot move a soul in agony. Ros. Why, that's the way to choke a gibing spirit, Whose...laughing hearers give to fools : A jest's prosperity lias in the ear • Of him that hears it, never in the tongue Of him that makes it: then, if sickly...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1824
...; it is impossible : Mirth cannot move a soul in agony. Kin. Why.that'sthewaytochokeagibingspirit, Whose influence is begot of that loose grace, Which...fools: A jest's prosperity lies in the ear Of him that Dears it, never in the tongue Of him that makes it : then, if sickly ears, DeaPd with the clamours...
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The Dramatic Works of Shakespeare, Part 1

William Shakespeare - 1824 - 830 pages
...death? t cannot be; it is impossible: Mirthcaunotmoveasoulin agony. Ros. Why, that'sthe way to chokea gibing spirit, Whose influence is begot of that loose...laughing hearers give to fools : A jest's prosperity lies i'.i the ear Of him that hears it, never in the tongue Of him that makes it: then, if sickly ears,...
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The Philomathic journal

Philomathic institution - 1824
...SHAKSPEARE.—"Love's Labour's Lost." malice which such " idle scorns" are likely to produce, seeing that— " A jest's prosperity lies in the ear : Of him that...hears it, never in the tongue Of him that makes it." Byron was doomed to endure a strange destiny. He appeared as the great luminary of our literary hemisphere,...
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