Quotation by Shakespeare

I am so lated in the world, that I
Have lost my way for ever.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Antony, in Antony and Cleopatra, act 3, sc. 11, l. 3-4.

Despairing after losing the battle of Actium; "lated" means belated, or benighted as if obscured in darkness.
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