Quotation by Shakespeare

Pray you no more of this, 'tis like the howling of Irish
wolves against the moon.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Rosalind, in As You Like It, act 5, sc. 2, l. 109-10.

Dogs or wolves barking at the moon offered a proverbial image of ineffectual outcry. She is calling on the lovers to stop complaining.
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