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Quotation by Shakespeare
But that I am forbid
To tell the secrets of my prison-house,
I could a tale unfold whose lightest word
Would harrow up thy soul, freeze thy young blood.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Ghost, in Hamlet, act 1, sc. 5, l. 15-6.
Effectively suggesting the horrors of purgatory to Hamlet; "harrow up" means lacerate.
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