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Quotation by Shakespeare
Thy spirit within thee hath been so at war,
And thus hath so bestirred thee in thy sleep,
That beads of sweat have stood upon thy brow,
Like bubbles in a late-disturbed stream.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Lady Percy, in Henry IV, Part 1, act 2, sc. 3, l. 56-9.
Describing Hotspur's troubled state of mind as he plots a rebellion against the king.
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