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Quotation by Shakespeare
Poor naked wretches, wheresoe'er you are, That bide the pelting of this pitiless storm, How shall your houseless heads and unfed sides, Your looped and windowed raggedness, defend you From seasons such as these?
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Lear, in King Lear, act 3, sc. 4, l. 28-32.
"Bide" means endure; "looped and windowed raggedness" means ragged clothes full of holes and tatters.
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