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Quotation by Shakespeare
A good sherris-sack hath a twofold operation in it. It
ascends me into the brain,... makes it apprehensive, quick,
forgetive, full of nimble, fiery, and delectable shapes.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Falstaff, in Henry IV, Part 2, act 4, sc. 3, l. 96-7, 99-100.
Praising the effects of drinking sherry ("sherris-sack," from "Xeres" in Spain and "seco" means dry), that stimulates the imagination to be creative ("forgetive," from the verb to forge).
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