Quotation by Shakespeare

Hamlet. The air bites shrewdly, it is very cold.
Horatio. It is a nipping and an eager air.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Hamlet and Horatio, in Hamlet, act 1, sc. 4, l. 1-2.

On the battlements of the castle, waiting for the ghost to appear; "shrewdly" means keenly; "eager" means sharp, bitter.
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