Quotation by Shakespeare

Thou art come to answer
A stony adversary, an inhuman wretch,
Uncapable of pity, void and empty
From any dram of mercy.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Duke, in The Merchant of Venice, act 4, sc. 1, l. 3-6.

To Antonio, about Shylock; "answer" means defend yourself; "dram" means minute amount.
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