Quotation by Shakespeare

Sometimes we see a cloud that's dragonish,
A vapor sometimes like a bear or lion,
A towered citadel, a pendant rock,
A forked mountain, or blue promontory
With trees upon 't that nod unto the world
And mock our eyes with air. Thou hast seen these signs;
They are black vesper's pageants.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British poet. Antony and Cleopatra (IV, xiv). . .

The Unabridged William Shakespeare, William George Clark and William Aldis Wright, eds. (1989) Running Press.
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