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Quotation by Shakespeare
Olivia. There lies your way, due west.
Viola. Then westward ho!
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Olivia and Viola, in Twelfth Night, act 3, sc. 1, l. 134.
Viola picks up on the cry of watermen who ferried people across the Thames to Westminster.
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