Quotation by Shakespeare

Claudius. How is it that the clouds still hang on you?
Hamlet. Not so, my lord, I am too much in the sun.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Claudius and Hamlet, in Hamlet, act 1, sc. 2, l. 66-7.

Claudius probes Hamlet's grief at his father's death, while Hamlet resists Claudius's attempts to treat him as a son in the quibble on "sun."
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