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" And that small model of the barren earth, Which serves as paste and cover to our bones. For heaven's sake, let us sit upon the ground, And tell sad stories of the death of kings : How some have been depos'd, some slain in war... "
The Works of William Shakespeare - Page 46
by William Shakespeare - 1810
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Collected Prose

Robert Earl Hayden - 1984 - 203 pages
...kings: How some have been deposed; some slain in war; Some haunted by the ghosts they have deposed: Some poison'd by their wives; some sleeping kill'd;...temples of a king Keeps Death his court and there the antic sits, Scoffing his state and grinning at his pomp. . . . He moves-away from the mirror, the Tragedian...
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Ovid Renewed: Ovidian Influences on Literature and Art from the Middle Ages ...

Charles Martindale - 1988 - 298 pages
...death, And that small model of the barren earth Which serves as paste and cover to our bones. For God's sake let us sit upon the ground And tell sad stories...slain in war, Some haunted by the ghosts they have deposed, Some poisoned by their wives, some sleeping kill'd, All murthered for within the hollow crown...
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El mundo trágico de los griegos y de Shakespeare: consideraciones sobre lo ...

Ludwig Schajowicz - 1990 - 374 pages
...expresado por boca de Ricardo II, en la obra del mismo nombre; de un modo muy convincente: For God's sake, let us sit upon the ground And tell sad stories...wives, some sleeping kill'd; All murder'd: for within their hollow crown That rounds the mortal temples of a king Keep Death his court, and there the antick...
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An Audition Handbook of Great Speeches

Jerry Blunt - 1990 - 207 pages
...death And that small model of the barren earth Which serves as paste and cover to our bones. For God's sake, let us sit upon the ground And tell sad stories...poison'd by their wives, some sleeping kill'd, All murther'd. For within the hollow crown That rounds the mortal temples of a king Keeps Death his court,...
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Working with Shakespeare

Howard Mills - 1993 - 247 pages
...death, And that small model of the barren earth Which serves as paste and cover to our bones. For God's sake let us sit upon the ground And tell sad stories...slain in war, Some haunted by the ghosts they have deposed, Some poisoned by their wives, some sleeping kill'd, All murthered - for within the hollow...
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Shakespeare the Playwright: A Companion to the Complete Tragedies, Histories ...

Victor L. Cahn - 1996 - 865 pages
...outlandish, yet full of self-pity. And the beauty of the poetry suggests an artist's soul: For God's sake let us sit upon the ground And tell sad stories...slain in war. Some haunted by the ghosts they have deposed. Some poisoned by their wives, some sleeping kill'd. All murthered for within the hollow...
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - 1996 - 1263 pages
...kings: How some have been deposed; some slain in war; Some haunted by the ghosts they have deposed; t FIRST DRAWER. HOSTESS. Cheater, call you him? antick sits, Scoffing his state, and grinning at his pomp; Allowing him a breath, a little scene, To...
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A Mirror for Magistrates and the de Casibus Tradition

Paul Budra, Paul Vincent Budra - 2000 - 119 pages
...the Earl of Wiltshire. Richard's reaction is to sink on the beach in a self-indulgent funk: For God's sake let us sit upon the ground And tell sad stories...slain in war, Some haunted by the ghosts they have deposed, Some poisoned by their wives, some sleeping kill'd, All murthered - (3.2.i55-6o)9 Footnotes...
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Shakespeare for My Father: A One-woman Play in Two Acts

Lynn Redgrave, William Shakespeare - 2001 - 61 pages
...no visitor to my dressing room was ever allowed to stand there. (LYNN kneels on cushion.) For God's sake, let us sit upon the ground And tell sad stories...temples of a king Keeps Death his court, and there the antick sits, Scoffing his state and grinning at his pomp; Allowing him a breath, a little scene, To...
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Shakespeare: la invención de lo humano

Harold Bloom - 2001 - 734 pages
...And that small model of the barren earth / Which serves as paste and cover to our bones. / For God's sake let us sit upon the ground / And tell sad stories...slain in war, / Some haunted by the ghosts they have deposed, / Some poisoned by their wives, some sleeping kill'd, / All murthered-for within the hollow...
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