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Quotation by Shakespeare
How should I your true-love know
From another one?
By his cockle hat and staff,
And his sandal shoon.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Ophelia, in Hamlet, act 4, sc. 5, l. 23-6.
Singing old songs in her madness after her father's death; "cockle hat" means hat bearing a cockle-shell, the sign, with the sandals, of a pilgrim; "shoon" means shoes.
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