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" Now, my co-mates and brothers in exile, Hath not old custom made this life more sweet Than that of painted pomp? Are not these woods More free from peril than the envious court? Here feel we but the penalty of Adam, — The seasons... "
Merchant of Venice. As you like it - Page 25
by William Shakespeare - 1785
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Re-visions of Shakespeare: Essays in Honor of Robert Ornstein

Robert Ornstein, Evelyn Gajowski - Drama - 2004 - 318 pages
...pastoral. fends country living and attacks the court, with its artificiality, danger, and competitiveness: "Hath not old custom made this life more sweet / Than...woods / More free from peril than the envious court?" (2.1.2-4; emphasis mine). Any fear that his forest society might merely reproduce structures of authority,...
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The Great Comedies and Tragedies

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2005 - 896 pages
...before it. The exiled Duke, 'AMIENS and two or three Lords like foresters' come from the cave DUKE Now, my co-mates and brothers in exile, Hath not old...free from peril than the envious court? Here feel we not the penalty of Adam, The seasons' difference? As the icy fang And churlish chiding of the winter's...
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Shakespeare

George Ian Duthie - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 206 pages
...place in the forest is II, i. At the beginning of this scene the exiled Duke speaks to his fellows: Now, my co-mates and brothers in exile, Hath not old...free from peril than the envious court? Here feel we not the penalty of Adam1 The seasons' difference? — as the icy fang And churlish chiding of the winter's...
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Pope and the Destiny of the Stuarts:History, Politics, and Mythology in the ...

Pat Rogers - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 360 pages
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Walking with William Shakespeare

Anne-Marie Edwards - Travel - 2005 - 195 pages
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Daily Life

Kathy Elgin - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2005 - 32 pages
...penalties for all kinds of criminals, including this beggar, who is being whipped through the streets. Hath not old custom made this life more sweet Than...woods More free from peril than the envious court? As You LIKE IT, ACT 2, SCENE 1 old custom: a long time painted pomp: artificial splendor envious: where...
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Daily Life

Kathy Elgin - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2005 - 36 pages
...penalties for all kinds of criminals, including this beggar, who is being whipped through the streets. Hath not old custom made this life more sweet Than...woods More free from peril than the envious court? As You LIKE IT, ACT 2, SCENE 1 old custom: a long time painted pomp: artificial splendor envious: where...
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Nell Gwyn: Mistress to a King

Charles Beauclerk - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 432 pages
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Stories from Indian Wigwams and Northern Campfires

Egerton R. Young - Fiction - 2005 - 364 pages
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The Silent India: Being Tales and Sketches of the Masses

S. J. Thomson - History - 2006 - 400 pages
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