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Quotation by Shakespeare
The poor world is almost six thousand years old, and in all this time there was not any man died in his own person,
videlicet, in a love-cause.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Rosalind, in As You Like It, act 4, sc. 1, l. 94-7.
Videlicet means namely. Calculating from the Bible, it was thought that the world was created about 4000 B.C..
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