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Quotation by Shakespeare
You'd be so lean that blasts of January
Would blow you through and through.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Perdita, in The Winter's Tale, act 4, sc. 4, l. 111-2.
To Camillo, who is so taken by her beauty that he says he could feed by staring at her.
Surprise me with a
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