Quotation by Shakespeare

Come leave your tears: a brief farewell. The beast
With many heads butts me away.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Coriolanus, in Coriolanus, act 4, sc. 1, l. 1-2.

Coriolanus bids his wife farewell as he goes from Rome, banished by the people (the "beast with many heads").
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