Quotation by Shakespeare

Sweet peace conduct his sweet soul to the bosom
Of good old Abraham!
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Bolingbroke, in Richard II, act 4, sc. 1, l. 103-4.

On news of the death of his enemy Mowbray; "Abraham's bosom" means heaven; from Luke 16:22.
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