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" How many thousand of my poorest subjects Are at this hour asleep ! O sleep, O gentle sleep, Nature's soft nurse, how have I frighted thee, That thou no more wilt weigh my eyelids down And steep my senses in forgetfulness ? Why rather, sleep, liest thou... "
Horace: with notes by C. Girdlestone and W.A. Osborne - Page 81
by Quintus Horatius Flaccus - 1848 - 12 pages
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1996 - 1263 pages
...frighted thee, That thou no more wilt weigh my eyelids down, And steep my senses in iorgetfulness? ace? Have we not lost most part of all the towns, By treason, falsehood, and by treach husht with buzzing night-flies to thy slumber, Than in the perfumed chambers of the great, Under the...
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The Tao of Music: Sound Psychology - Using Music to Change Your Life

John M Ortiz - Music - 1997 - 390 pages
...rather, sleep, liest thou in smoky ctibs, Upon uneasy pallers strerching thee, 8. Sex is an exceprion. And hush'd with buzzing night-flies to thy slumber,...perfumed chambers of the great, Under the canopies of cosrly srare. And lull'd with sound of sweerest melody/9 O EXERCISE 8: Sound Sleeping I . Turn on either...
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Making Trifles of Terrors: Redistributing Complicities in Shakespeare

Harry Berger, Peter Erickson - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 487 pages
...I frighted thee, That thou no more wilt weigh my eyelids down And steep my senses in forgetfulness? Why rather, sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee And hushed with buzzing night-flies to thy slumber, Than in the perfum'd chambers of the great, Under the...
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Henry IV, Part 2

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1998 - 287 pages
...? Why rather, sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee, i O And hushed with buzzing night-flies to thy slumber Than in the...the great, Under the canopies of costly state, And lulled with sound of sweetest melody ? O thou dull god, why li'st thou with the vile 15 In loathsome...
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Acquainted with the Night: Insomnia Poems

Lisa Russ Spaar - Poetry - 1999 - 183 pages
...I frighted thee, That thou no more wilt weigh my eyelids down And steep my senses in forgetfulness? Why rather, sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee, And hushed with buzzing night-flies to thy OO / slumber, Than in the perfumed chambers of the great, JO...
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Henry IV, Part 2

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2000 - 176 pages
...forgetfulness? Why rather, sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, 9 Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee 10 And hushed with buzzing night-flies to thy slumber, Than in the perfumed chambers of the great, 12 Under the' canopies of costly state, 13 374 peasecod-time early summer, when sweetpeas bloom and...
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Orson Welles on Shakespeare: The W.P.A. and Mercury Theatre Playscripts

Orson Welles - Performing Arts - 2001 - 297 pages
...I frighted thee, That thou no more wilt weigh my eyelids down And steep my senses in forgetfulness? Why rather, sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee And hushed with buzzing night-flies to thy slumber, Than in the perfumed chambers of the great, Under the...
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Vagrancy, Homelessness, and English Renaissance Literature

Linda Woodbridge - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 338 pages
...respected. (2:39-4o) In a similar vein, a sleepless Henry IV comes close to saying "power is not worth it": Why, rather, sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee, Than in the perfum'd chambers of the great, Under the canopies of costly state? (2^4 3.1.9-13) New...
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The Sovereign Flower: On Shakespeare as the Poet of Royalism, Together with ...

G. Wilson Knight - Literary Collections - 2002 - 324 pages
...Richard III and Richard II, with strength and weakness, determination and repentance, intermingling: Why rather, sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, Upon...Under the canopies of costly state, And lull'd with sound of sweetest melody? O thou dull god, why liest thou with the vile In loathsome beds, and leav'st...
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William Shakespeare: The Complete Works

William Shakespeare - Literary Collections - 1989 - 1280 pages
...frighted thee, That thou no more wilt weigh my eyelids down, And steep my senses in forgetfulness? Publishing Group, Incorporated husht with buzzing night-flies to thy slumber, Than in the perfumed chambers of the great, Under the...
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