Quotation by Shakespeare

After my death I wish no other herald,
No other speaker of my living actions
To keep mine honor from corruption,
But such an honest chronicler as Griffith.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Queen Katherine, in Henry VIII, act 4, sc. 2, l. 69-72.

Griffith has just spoken of the good qualities of Wolsey.
Surprise me with a
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