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"Medusa, come, we'll turn him into stone," they shouted all together glaring down, "how wrong we were to let off Theseus lightly!"
Theseus. The best in this kind are but shadows; and the worst are no worse, if imagination amend them.
Hippolyta. It must be
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The greatest hero of Greece was Hercules. He was a personage of quite another order from the great hero of Athens, Theseus. He was ...
The glory of my name increases my shame. Less known by mortals, I could better escape their eyes.
You feign guilt in order to justify yourself.
The moon, like to a silver bow
New bent in heaven, shall behold the night
Of our solemnities.
I was with Hercules and Cadmus once,
When in a wood of Crete they bayed the bear
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A play there is, my lord, some ten words long,
Which is as brief as I have known a play,
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You speak all your part at once, cues and all.
But earthlier happy is the rose distilled
Than that which, withering on the virgin thorn,
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