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" Making it momentary as a sound, Swift as a shadow, short as any dream ; Brief as the lightning in the collied night, That, in a spleen, unfolds both heaven and earth. And ere a man hath power to say, — Behold ! The jaws of darkness do devour it up :... "
The Works of Shakspeare: From the Text of Johnson, Steevens, and Reed - Page 94
by William Shakespeare - 1825 - 896 pages
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The Dramatic Works of Shakespeare: With a Life, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1828
...War, death, or sickness did lay siege to it ; Making it momentany as a sonnd, Swift as a shadow, suort as any dream; Brief as the lightning in the collied...— Behold ! The jaws of darkness do devour it up t So quick bright things come to confusion. Her. If then true lovers have been ever cross'd , It stands...
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The anniversary calendar, natal book, and universal mirror, Volume 1

Anniversary calendar - Almanacs, English - 1832
...there were a sympathy in choice, War, death, or sickness did lay siege to it ; Making it momentany as a sound, Swift as a shadow, short as any dream...! The jaws of darkness do devour it up : So quick bright things come to confusion.— Shakspeare. O RUSTIC herald of the Spring ! At length in yonder...
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The Dramatic Works and Poems of William Shakespeare, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1836
...there were a symp'athy in choice, War, death, or sickness did lay siege to it} Making it momentany* of Hermione, viwited that iemoved* house. Shall we thiiher, bright things come to confusion. Her. If then true lovers have been ever cross'd, It stands as an edict...
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The County [afterw.] Country miscellany, ed. by H. Burgess

Henry Burgess (of Luton) - 1836
...from his sight. He will discover them by dearbought experience to be as Shakspeare has stated— " Swift as a shadow; short as any dream; Brief as the...say,' Behold!' The jaws of darkness do devour it up." Those persons will not contemplate this subject in vain who look through the uncertainty of terrestrial...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 40

1836
...dt-ath, or sickness did lay siege to it, Making it momentary as a sound, Stvift as a shadow, short ns any dream ; Brief as the lightning in the collied...! The jaws of darkness do devour it up : So quick bright things come to confusion ! " So fares it with the lovely in this world," says Schiller ; borrow,...
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The complete works of William Shakspeare, with notes by the most ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1838
...another's eye ! Lys. Or, if there were a sympathy in choice, War, death, or sickness did fay siege toit; Making it momentary as a sound, Swift as a shadow,...! The jaws of darkness do devour it up : So quick bright things come to confusion. Her. If then true lovers have been ever cross'd. It stands as an edict...
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The Wisdom and Genius of Shakespeare: Comprising Moral Philosophy ...

William Shakespeare, Thomas Price - 1839 - 460 pages
...of friends : Or, if there were a sympathy in choice, War, death, or sickness, did lay eiege to it : Making it momentary as a sound, Swift as a shadow,...! The jaws of darkness do devour it up : So quick bright things come to confusion. 7 — i. 1. 270 O that thou didst know how many fathom deep I am in...
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The album of love, containing love thoughts [in verse] by many contributors

Album - 1841 - 80 pages
...of friends : Or, if there were a sympathy in choice, War, death, or sickness did lay siege to it ; Making it momentary as a sound, Swift as a shadow,...! The jaws of darkness do devour it up : So quick bright things come to confusion ! SHAKSPERE. Le veritable amour ne .peut exister sans l'estime ; mais...
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The works of Shakspere, revised from the best authorities: with a ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1843
...another's eye ! Lys. Or if there were a sympathy in choice, War, death, or sickness, did lay siege to it; Making it momentary as a sound, Swift as a shadow,...!" The jaws of darkness do devour it up : So quick bright things come to confusion. Her. If then true lovers have been ever crossed, It stands as an edict...
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Letters of the Kings of England: Now First Collected from Royal ..., Volume 2

James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps - Great Britain - 1846
...eloquent and touching passage in Shakespeare, speaking of the uncertainty of worldly affection :— " Swift as a shadow, short as any dream ; Brief as the...! The jaws of darkness do devour it up : So quick bright things come to confusion." God to defend you against all evils, and that he be your shield....
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