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" Biron they call him ; but a merrier man, Within the limit of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal : His eye begets occasion for his wit ; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest; Which his fair tongue... "
The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare: In Ten Volumes: Collated Verbatim ... - Page 330
by William Shakespeare - 1790
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William Shakespeare: The Complete Works

William Shakespeare - 1989 - 1280 pages
...other turns to a mirth-moving jest, Which his fair tongue conceit's expositor Delivers in such d a man, whose blood is warm within, Sit like his grandsire cut in alabaster? Sleep when he wak ravished; So sweet and voluble is his discourse. PRINCESS. God bless my ladies! are they all in love,...
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An Apology For Poetry (Or The Defence Of Poesy): Revised and Expanded Second ...

Philip Sidney, R.W. Maslen - 2002 - 266 pages
...Rosaline's description of Biton in Shakespeare, Love's Labour's Lost, II, i, 73-5, whose tongue utters 'such apt and gracious words / That aged ears play truant at his tales, / And younger hearings are quite ravished'. 17 forsooth] truly. 19 pretending no more, doth intend] claiming to be nothing more than...
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The Copywrights: Intellectual Property and the Literary Imagination

Paul K. Saint-Amour, Paul K.. Saint-Amour - 2003 - 281 pages
...catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest, Which his fair pen (Conceit's expositor) Delivers in such apt and gracious words, That aged ears play truant at his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished. So sweet and voluble is his discourse, That hear him reason in Divinity, And, all-admiring,...
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Shakespeare's Comedy of Love

Alexander Leggatt - 2005 - 272 pages
...'Love's Labour's Lost', p. 422. and praised him in particular for his ability so to charm his hearers 'That aged ears play truant at his tales, / And younger hearings are quite ravished' (ni 74-5). She now feels less enthusiastic about Berowne's mockery than before. But does...
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