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" Tis now the very witching time of night, When churchyards yawn, and hell itself breathes out Contagion to this world : now could I drink hot blood, And do such bitter business as the day Would quake to look on. "
The Plays of William Shakespeare: With Notes of Various Commentators - Page 94
by William Shakespeare - 1806
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Strands Afar Remote: Israeli Perspectives on Shakespeare

Avraham Oz - 1998 - 307 pages
...hot blood, And do such bitter business as the day Would quake to look on. Soft, now to my mother. 0 heart, lose not thy nature. Let not ever The soul...enter this firm bosom; Let me be cruel, not unnatural. 1 will speak daggers to her, but use none. (3.2.381-87) First of all, there is here no hint of a sexual...
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Semiotics of Language, Literature, and Culture

Vennelaṇṭi Prakāśam - 1999 - 168 pages
...Soft you now, The fair Ophelia Nymph, in thy orisons Be all my sins remembered (3.1: 56-89) vii. 'Tis now the very witching time of night When churchyards...this world; now could I drink hot blood And do such bitter business as the day Would quake to look on: soft, now to my mother. 0 heart, lose not thy nature;...
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Shakespeare Performed: Essays in Honor of R.A. Foakes

R. A. Foakes - 2000 - 315 pages
...innocent, and beware the foul fiend" (3.6.6-7). His riddling is like Hamlet's: Soft, now to my mother. 0 heart, lose not thy nature! Let not ever The soul...enter this firm bosom. Let me be cruel, not unnatural. 1 will speak daggers to her, but use none. (3.2.362-66) Nero, of course, murdered his mother Agrippina,...
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Hamlet

Jennifer Mulherin, Abigail Frost - 2001 - 32 pages
...that Claudius murdered his father and he is determined on revenge. 20 Hamlet's thoughts on revenge 'Tis now the very witching time of night, When churchyards...this world: now could I drink hot blood, And do such bitter business as the day Would quake to look on. Act in Scii A chance to kill the King The King now...
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The Klingon Hamlet

Lawrence Schoen - 2001 - 240 pages
...Rosencrantz Claudius Rosencrantz & Guildenstern [Exit POLONIUS] Leave me, friends. [Exeunt all but HAMLET] Tis now the very witching time of night, When churchyards...this world: now could I drink hot blood, And do such bitter business as the day Would quake to look on. Soft! now to my mother. 0 heart, lose not thy...
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Deadly Thought: Hamlet and the Human Soul

Jan H. Blits - 2001 - 405 pages
...in the closing part. Hamlet begins by claiming to be capable of performing the most terrible deeds: Tis now the very witching time of night, When churchyards...this world. Now could I drink hot blood, And do such bitter business as the day Would quake to look on. (3.2.379-83) Hamlet suggests that his thoughts are...
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Hamlet: The Tragedie of Hamlet, Prince of Denmarke : the First Folio of 1623 ...

William Shakespeare - 2001 - 261 pages
...say so. Hamlet 'By and by' is easily said. Exit POLONIUS Leave me, friends. [Exeunt all but HAMLET] 'Tis now the very witching time of night, When churchyards...this world. Now could I drink hot blood, And do such bitter business as the day Would quake to look on. Soft, now to my mother. 0 heart, lose not thy nature....
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Shakespeare Studies, Volume 29

Leeds Barroll - 2001 - 280 pages
...demonic accents and mood of the murderous Lucianus, melodramatically proclaims his own state of mind: Tis now the very witching time of night, When churchyards...this world. Now could I drink hot blood, And do such [bitter business as the] day Would quake to look on. (3.2.388-92) Midnight as represented here is both...
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Irresistible Shakespeare

Carol Rawlings Miller - 2001 - 80 pages
...concept. The following passages contain at least three examples of personification. Can you find them? Tis now the very witching time of night, When churchyards...Contagion to this world: now could I drink hot blood, disease And do such bitter business as the day Would quake to look on. tremble (Hamlet) Thus out of...
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Hamlet

William Shakespeare - 2001 - 148 pages
...said. Leave me, friends. 380 [Exeunt all but Hamlet.] 'Tis now the very witching time of night, 38 1 When churchyards yawn, and hell itself breathes out...this world. Now could I drink hot blood And do such bitter business as the day Would quake to look on. Soft, now to my mother. 0 heart, lose not thy nature;...
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