Quotation by Shakespeare

Such was the very armor he had on
When he the ambitious Norway combated.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Horatio, in Hamlet, act 1, sc. 1, l. 60-1.

Speaking of the ghost which has just appeared in the likeness of the dead King of Denmark; "Norway" means King of Norway.
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