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Quotation by Shakespeare
He swore he would never marry, and yet now, in despite of his heart, he eats his meat without grudging; and how you may be converted I know not, but methinks you look with your eyes as other women do.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Margaret, in Much Ado About Nothing, act 3, sc. 4, l. 88-92.
Speaking to Beatrice about Benedick, who now is content to be a lover ("eats his meat without grudging").
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