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" Not where he eats, but where he is eaten. A certain convocation of [politic] worms* are e'en at him. Your worm is your only emperor for diet. We fat all creatures else to fat us, and we fat ourselves for maggots. "
The dramatic works of William Shakspeare, with notes original and selected ... - Page 286
by William Shakespeare - 1826
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La route: réalité et représentation dans l'œuvre de Wole Soyinka

Christiane Fioupou - 1994 - 390 pages
...convocation of politic worms are c'en at him. Your worm is your only emperor for diet : we fat ail créatures else to fat us, and we fat ourselves for maggots :...to one table : that's the end. / KING : Alas, alas ! / HAMLET : A man may fish with the worm that has eat of a king, and eat of the fish that hath fed...
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The Masks of Hamlet

Marvin Rosenberg - 1992 - 971 pages
...Hamlet's developing philosophy (non-philosophy?), his fears, but also a buried threat to Claudius: Your worm is your only emperor for diet: we fat all...ourselves for maggots. Your fat king and your lean beggar Here he has nodded or pointed to Claudius or the spies, as suited is but variable service ...
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Bodylore

Katharine Young - 1995 - 261 pages
...At supper? Where? Hamlet: Not where he eats, but where a is eaten. A certain convocation of politic worms are e'en at him. Your worm is your only emperor...and we fat ourselves for maggots. Your fat king and lean beggar is but variable service, two dishes, but to one table; that's the end. Claudius: Alas,...
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The Changing Fictions of Masculinity

David Rosen - 1993 - 234 pages
...cyclical rather than static or progressive view of life and death is seen in one of Hamlet's riddles: "We fat all creatures else to fat us, and we fat ourselves...variable service two dishes, but to one table. ... A man may fish with the worm that hath eat of a king, and eat of the fish that hath fed of that...
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Hamlet

William Shakespeare, Manuel Angel Conejero, Jenaro Talens - 1992 - 719 pages
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And Flights of Angels

Terrence Ortwein - 1994 - 91 pages
...At supper? Where? HAMLET. Not where he eats, but where 'a is eaten. A certain convocation of politic worms are e'en at him. Your worm is your only emperor... two dishes, but to one table. That's the end. HAMLET. In heaven. Send thither to see. If your messenger find him not there, seek him i' th' other...
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Some Necessary Questions of the Play: A Stage-centered Analysis of ...

Gene A. Smith, Robert E. Wood - 1994 - 171 pages
...gave him. (in.iv. 172-77) Not where he eats, but where 'a is eaten; a certain convocation of politic worms are e'en at him. Your worm is your only emperor...service, two dishes, but to one table that's the end. (IV.iii. 19-25) When Hamlet reveals where he has hidden Polonius, the jest produced by ignoring the...
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La route: réalité et représentation dans l'œuvre de Wole Soyinka

Christiane Fioupou - 1994 - 390 pages
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Hamlet and Narcissus

John Russell - 1995 - 246 pages
...eaten," Hamlet, with black and deadly humor, answers: A certain convocation of politic worms are e'en now at him. Your worm is your only emperor for diet. We...service two dishes but to one table. That's the end. (IV.iii. 19-25) "Alas, alas," Claudius responds, deprecating the disease of his nephew's wits. But...
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Eros in Mourning: Homer to Lacan

Henry Staten, Staten - 1995 - 231 pages
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