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Quotation by Shakespeare
The moon shines bright. In such a night as this, When the sweet wind did gently kiss the trees, And they did make no noise, in such a night Troilus methinks mounted the Troyan walls, And sighed his soul toward the Grecian tents, Where Cressid lay that night.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Lorenzo, in The Merchant of Venice, act 5, sc. 1, l. 1-6.
In Belmont, waiting for the return of Portia, Lorenzo sets the scene; Cressida turned out to be faithless to Troilus.
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