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To vender objects; but he, in heat of action,
Is more vindicative than jealous love.

HECTOR IN BATTLE.

I have, thou gallant Trojan, seen thee oft, Labouring for destiny, make cruel way, (thee, "Through ranks of Greekish youth: and I have seen As hot as Perseus, spur thy Phrygian steed, Despising many forfeits and subduements, When thou hast hung thy advanced sword i' the air, Not letting it decline on the declin'd;* That I have said to some my standers-by, Lo, Jupiter is yonder, dealing life! And I have seen thee pause, and take thy breath, When that a ring of Greeks have hemm’d thee in, Like an Olympian wrestling.

ACHILLES SURVEYING HECTOR, Tell me, you heavens, in which part of his body Shall I destroy him? whether there, there, or there That I may give the local wound a name; And make distinct the very breach whereout Hector's great spirit flew: Answer me, heavens!

ACT V.

RASH VOWS.

HONOUR MORE DEAR THAN LIFE.

The gods are deaf to hot and peevisht vows, They are polluted offerings, more abhorr'd Than spotted livers in the sacrifice.

Mine honour keeps the weather of my fate:
Life every man holds dear; but the dear man
Holds honour far more precious-dears than life.

PITY TO BE DISCARDED IN WAR.
For the love of all the gods,
Let's leave the hermit pity with our mother;
And when we have our armour3 buckled on,
The venom'd vengeance ride upon our swords,
* Fallen.

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TO THE

BEAUTIES OF SHAKSPEARE.

ACHILLES described by Ulysses

317
surveying Hector

329
Action, the power of

85
to be carried on with resolution

161
Adversity, advantages of

15
the trial of man

316
Advice

9
to a son going on his travels

206
Affectation in words

48
Affection, natural, allied to love

77
Age, old

25, 212
despised

272
Ages, the seven, a description of

19
Allegiance, firm, described

164
Ambition jealous of a too successful friend

174
clothed in specious humility

230
Ambitious love
Anarchy, the mischiefs of

183
Anger described

160
external effects of

164
Antony, Mark, his vices and virtues

170
his speech to Cleopatra at his return with
victory

176
his despondency

ib
his reflections on his faded glory

17
his address to the corpse of Cesar

232
his speech to the conspirators

233
funeral oration of

234
his character of Brutus

243
Aposiopesis, a fine one

70
Appearances, false, described

133
Applause, description of
* Ariel, songs of

69, 77
Army, routed, description of one

202
Arthur, pathetic speeches of, to Hubert

102
Assignat on

52
Astrolcgy ridiculed

214
Aufidius, his hatred to Coriolanus

181

166

33
34

118

243

38
14,26

84
288
246
132

59
154

97
111

78
199
13
62

238
242

161
68, FO

Authority, abuse of

the privilege of
Bargains, punctuality in
Bastardy
Bawd, the practices of one condemned
Beauty

a scornful and satirical one
petitioning in vain

description of a
Bedlam Beggars
Bees, the commonwealth of, described
Benedict, the bachelor's recantation
Birth, high
Boaster
Bolingbroke's public entry into London described
Boy, description of a beautiful one
Braggart

a cowardly one
Braggarts, talking
Bribery, honest
Brutus and Cassius, tent scene between

the parting of
Buckingham, Duke of, his prayer for the king
Caliban, curses of

his exultation after having attempted the

chastity of Miranda

his promises
Calumny
Cassius, his contempt for Cesar
Ceremony insincere
Cesar, his dislike of Cassius
Chastity
Cheerfulness
Christmas-time, reverence paid to
Churchman, description of one -
Clarence's dream in the tower
Cleopatra, her solicitude in the absence of Antony

her sailing down the Cydnus described
her infinite power of pleasing
her supposed death, description of
her reflections on the death of Antony
her dream and description of Antony

her speech on applying the asp
Cominius, his praise of Coriolanus in the senate
Compassion and clemency superior to revenge
Conduct in war superior to action
Conscience

guilty

the death-hed horrors of a

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99

Conscience, a good one described

144
the struggles of

103
a murderer's account of

156
Consideration

131
Consolation under banishment

107
Conspiracy, horrors of
dreadful till executed

230
Brutus's apostrophe to

16.
Contemplation, zealous, described

157
Content, perfect

276
Contention

123
Continence before marriage
Cordelia, her speech on the ingratitude of her sisters 253
Coriolanus, an imaginary description of his warring

181
character of

181
his abhorrence of flattery

ib.
his detestation of the vulgar

185
his prayer for his son

188
Counsel of no weight in misery

62
Countenance, a guilty one described

143
Country, an oppressed one

269
Courage

96
in youth

14
Courtezans, Timon's reflections on

307
Courtier, noble, character of a

10
a coriceited one

26
finical, description of one by Hotspur

115
Cowardice

10
and perjury

99
Cranmer, archbishop, his prophecy respecting
Queen Elizabeth

168
Cressida, description of her

328
Crown, reflections on a

126
the transports of a

146
Cruelty, dissuasions from exercising

231
Cupid's parentage

22
Customs, new ones followed

161
Danger

116, 232
escape from

78
takes hold of any support

102
Day-break

56, 64, 159
Death

179, 203
temporal, far better than eternal

36
terrors of

38
most in apprehensión

37
apostrophe to

100
approach of

106
arguments against the fear of

232
Deceit in a fine woman

156

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