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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. "
Cumberland's British Theatre: With Remarks, Biographical and Critical ... - Page 47
1826
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Pearls of Shakespeare: A Collection of the Most Brillant Passages Found in ...

William Shakespeare - 1860 - 160 pages
...lose the name of action. Be thou as chaste as ice, as pure as snow, thou shalt not escape calumny. 'Tis now the very witching time of night; When churchyards...could I drink hot blood, And do such business as the. better day Would quake to look on. Soft : now to my mother — O, heart, lose not thy nature ; let...
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The plays (poems) of Shakespeare, ed. by H. Staunton ..., Part 170, Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1860
...By-and-by is easily said. — \_Exit POLONIUS.] Leave me, friends. [Exeunt Ros., GULL., Ķīā., tbc. 'T is 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. — O, heart, lose not...
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The Plays of Shakespeare, Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1860
...By-and-by is easily said. — [Exit POLONitJS.] Leave me, friends. [Exeunt Ros., GUIL., Hon., ¿ec. 'T is , Will sate itself in a celestial bed, And prey on...; Brief let me be. — Sleeping within mine orcha bitter business' as the day Would quake to look on. Soft ! now to my mother. — O, heart, lose not...
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The Plays of Shakespeare with the Poems, Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1860
...By-and-by is easily said. — [Exit POLONIUS.] Leave me, friends. [Exeunt Eos., GUIL., HOB., <tc. 'T is MEN. Is this the promise that you made your mother...— COB. I '11 know no further : Let them pronounc driiik hot blood, And do such bitter businessf as the day Would quake to look on. Soft ! now to my...
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Ideological Approaches to Shakespeare: The Practice of Theory

Robert P. Merrix, Nicholas Ranson - 1992 - 289 pages
...occasion that may inform against her. Like Hamlet when he steels himself to do what can hardly be done — 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)— like Hamlet, Lady Macbeth centers...
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Some Necessary Questions of the Play: A Stage-centered Analysis of ...

Gene A. Smith, Robert E. Wood - 1994 - 171 pages
...traits of revenge tragedy and indicating the characteristics of the avenger's oath (III.ii.388-99). 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. (IH.ii.388-91) To the extent that the speech is...
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Shakespeare and the Mannerist Tradition: A Reading of Five Problem Plays

Jean-Pierre Maquerlot - 1995 - 197 pages
...resound with the savage and ghoulish tones that accompany the most frenzied imprecations of villains? 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. 1 1 1, ii, 379-83 Passion has overcome reason. But...
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Shakespeare's World of Death: The Early Tragedies

Richard Courtney - 1995 - 268 pages
...come in his own time. He suddenly transforms the playhouse to a sinister and threatening midnight: '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. (395-399) But he has a duty to do: Soft, now to...
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Hamlet

William Shakespeare, Russell Jackson - 1996 - 208 pages
...demonic HAMLET smells the midnight air and talks to Camera. His mood is chilling - unpleasant. 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. He says this with ominous...
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Brightest Heaven of Invention: A Christian Guide to Six Shakespeare Plays

Peter J. Leithart - 1996 - 286 pages
...himself with hell, it would be immediately after the play scene. When he is finally alone, he says: '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. (3.2.408-412) Soon he will do bitter business indeed....
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