Quotation by Shakespeare

Like an unseasonable stormy day,
Which makes the silver rivers drown their shores,
As if the world were all dissolved to tears,
So high above his limits swells the rage
Of Bolingbroke.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Sir Stephen Scroop, in Richard II, act 3, sc. 2, l. 106-10.

Bringing news that the whole country has gone over to Henry Bolingbroke.
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