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" And, seeing there was no place to mount up higher, Why should I grieve at my declining fall? Farewell, fair queen; weep not for Mortimer, That scorns the world, and, as a traveller, Goes to discover countries yet unknown. "
The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany - Page 148
1821
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King John, by Shakespeare. King Edward I, by Peele. King Edward II, by ...

Thomas Donovan - English drama - 1896
...life unto a paltry boy. King. Hence with the traitor ! with the murderer ! Y. Mor. Base Fortune, now 1 see, that in thy wheel There is a point, to which,...men aspire, They tumble headlong down : that point I toucht, And, seeing there was no place to mount up higher, Why should I grieve at my declining fall...
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King John, by Shakespeare. King Edward I, by Peele. King Edward II, by ...

Thomas Donovan - English drama - 1896
...Than sue for life unto a paltry boy. King. Hence with the traitor ! with the murderer ! /" Y. Mor. Base Fortune, now I see, that in thy wheel There is a point, to which, when men aspire, (jThey tumble headlong down : that point I toucht, And, seeing there was no place to mount up higher,...
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Edward the Second: A Play

Christopher Marlowe - 1896 - 132 pages
...sue for life unto a paltry boy. K. Edw. Third. Hence with the traitor ! with the murderer ! Y. Mor. Base Fortune, now I see, that in thy wheel There is a point, to which when men aspire, 60 They tumble headlong down : that point I touched, And, seeing there was no place to mount up higher,...
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A History of English Poetry, Volume 2

William John Courthope - English poetry - 1897
...the young Edward ; he falls, yet in his fall preserves the grandeur of resolution, exclaiming : — Base Fortune, now I see that in thy wheel There is...men aspire, They tumble headlong down : that point I touched, And seeing there was no place to mount up higher, Why should I grieve at my declining fall...
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Great Plays: English

English drama - 1900 - 421 pages
...sue for life unto a paltry boy. K. Edw. Third. Hence with the traitor ! with the murderer! Y. Mor. Base Fortune, now I see, that in thy wheel There is...men aspire, They tumble headlong down : that point I touched, And, seeing there was no place to mount up higher, Why should I grieve at my declining fall...
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In Shakespere's England

Henrietta O'Brien Owen Boas - England - 1903 - 296 pages
...opportunity of exhibiting. His last speech rolls forth in some of the finest lines Marlowe ever penned — " Base Fortune, now I see that in thy wheel There is...men aspire They tumble headlong down : that point I touched, And seeing there was no place to mount up higher, Why should I grieve at my declining fall...
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Shakespeare's Predecessors in the English Drama

John Addington Symonds - English drama - 1904 - 551 pages
...'to deepest hell,' he still maintains the old indomitable note, the key-note of the leading motive : Base Fortune, now I see that in thy wheel There is...mount up higher, Why should I grieve at my declining fall ?— Farewell, fair queen : weep not for Mortimer, That scorns the world, and, as a traveller,...
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Marlowes Edward II und Shakespeares Richard II: ein literarhistorischer ...

Maximilian Dametz - 1904 - 23 pages
...ein, daß es zu solcher Wendung kommen mußte, indem er ausruft: Base Fortune, now I see that in tby wheel There is a point to which when men aspire .They tumble headlong down: that point I touehed. Sogar des Königs Mutter Isabella wird in den Tower abgeführt, weil sie im Einverständnis...
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Attic & Elizabethan Tragedy

Lauchlan MacLean Watt - Comparative literature - 1908 - 356 pages
...men first began to think upon the problems of the soul of man all shadowhaunted and destiny-driven. " Base Fortune, now I see that in thy wheel There is...men aspire They tumble headlong down : that point I touched. And seeing there was no place to mount up higher Why should I grieve at my declining fall?...
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Elizabethan Drama ...: Edward the Second

English drama - 1910
...sue for life unto a paltry boy. K. EDW. THIRD. Hence with the traitor! with the murderer ! Y. MOR. Base Fortune, now I see, that in thy wheel There is...mount up higher, Why should I grieve at my declining fall? — Farewell, fair queen; weep not for Mortimer, That scorns the world, and, as a traveller,...
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