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Quotation by Shakespeare
I draw the sword myself; take it, and hit
The innocent mansion of my love, my heart.
Fear not, 'tis empty of all things but grief.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Imogen, in Cymbeline, act 3, sc. 4, l. 66-9.
She draws Pisanio's sword, on learning he has been ordered by Posthumus to murder her.
Surprise me with a
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