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Quotation by Shakespeare
This is mere madness,
And thus a while the fit will work on him.
Anon, as patient as the female dove
When that her golden couplets are disclosed,
His silence will sit drooping.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Gertrude, in Hamlet, act 5, sc. 1, l. 284-8.
On Hamlet's changing moods; "golden couplets" means pair of baby birds with yellow down; "disclosed" means hatched.
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