ring rot quotes

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pulling off the fat diamond engagement ring,
pulling off the elopement wedding ring,
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When this ring
Parts from this finger, then parts life from hence.
If he say so, may his pernicious soul
Rot half a grain a day! He lies to the heart.
Well, while I live I'll fear no other thing
So sore, as keeping safe Nerissa's ring.
Hamlet. Is this a prologue, or the posy of a ring?
Ophelia. 'Tis brief, my lord.
Hamlet. As woman's love.
Look how my ring encompasseth thy finger;
Even so thy breast encloseth my poor heart.
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Ring out your bells, let mourning shows be spread.
A tranquil mind gives life to the flesh, but passion makes the bones rot.
Rafter ends that jut out from under the roof will rot first.
I don't respond well to mellow, you know what I mean, I--I have a tendency to ... if I get too mellow, I--I ripen and then rot.
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