Quotation by Shakespeare

Well, while I live I'll fear no other thing
So sore, as keeping safe Nerissa's ring.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Gratiano, in The Merchant of Venice, act 5, sc. 1, l. 306-7.

Pleased to find Nerissa has the ring he thought he had given away, Gratiano exploits a sexual play on the word.
Surprise me with a
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