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" The moon shines bright : — In such a night as this, When the sweet wind did gently kiss the trees, And they did make no noise ; in such a night, Troilus, methinks, mounted the Trojan walls, And sigh'd his soul toward the Grecian tents, Where Cressid... "
Merchant of Venice. As you like it - Page 109
by William Shakespeare - 1785
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The dramatic (poetical) works of William Shakspeare; illustr ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1850
...1. Belmont. Avenue to Portia's House. Enter LORENZO and JESSICA. Lor. The moon shines bright. — In such a night as this, When the sweet wind did gently...such a night, Troilus, methinks, mounted the Trojan walls, And sighed his soul toward the Grecian tents, Where Cressid lay that night. 1 ie more reflection....
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George Steiner: A Reader

George Steiner - History - 1987 - 447 pages
...the celebrated nocturne of love between Lorenzo and Jessica: LORENZO: The moon shines bright ... In such a night as this, When the sweet wind did gently...noise, in such a night Troilus methinks mounted the Troyan walls, And sighed his soul towards the Grecian tents, Where Cressid lay that night. JESSICA:...
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Shakespeare's Metrical Art

George T. Wright - Poetry - 1988 - 363 pages
...between the lovers Lorenzo and Jessica in The Merchant of Venice: Lorenzo. The moon shines bright. In such a night as this, When the sweet wind did gently...noise, in such a night Troilus methinks mounted the Troyan walls, 5 And sigh'd his soul toward the Grecian tents, Where Cressid lay that night. Jessica....
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Practical Stylistics: An Approach to Poetry

H. G. Widdowson - Foreign Language Study - 1992 - 230 pages
...which create the magical ambience of the moonlight scene at Belmont: LORENZO The moon shines bright. In such a night as this, When the sweet wind did gently...such a night, Troilus, methinks, mounted the Trojan walls, And sigh'd his soul toward the Grecian tents, Where Cressid lay that night. JESSICA In such...
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Freeing Shakespeare's Voice: The Actor's Guide to Talking the Text

Kristin Linklater - Performing Arts - 1992 - 214 pages
...conjures up a more powerful emotion relating to the trials of love: Lorenzo: The moon shines bright. In such a night as this, When the sweet wind did gently...noise, in such a night Troilus methinks mounted the Troyan walls, And sigh'd his soul toward the Grecian tents Where Cressid lay that night. Jessica: In...
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Arthurian and Other Studies: Presented to Shunichi Noguchi

Shunʼichi Noguchi, Takashi Suzuki, Toshiyuki Takamiya, Tsuyoshi Mukai - Literary Collections - 1993 - 273 pages
...moon is up in the sky, and Lorenzo and Jessica are singing a duet: Lorenzo. The moon shines bright. In such a night as this, When the sweet wind did gently...noise, in such a night Troilus methinks mounted the Troyan walls And sighed his soul toward the Grecian tents, Where Cressid lay that night. Jessica. In...
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Repetition

Andreas Fischer - English language - 1994 - 268 pages
...an ironic echo of the love-scene between Lorenzo and Jessica at Belmont: The moon shines bright. In such a night as this, When the sweet wind did gently...noise, in such a night Troilus methinks mounted the Troyan walls . . . In such a night Did Thisbe fearfully o'ertrip the dew. . . . In such a night Stood...
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The Plays of Benn Levy: Between Shaw and Coward

Susan Rusinko - Drama - 1994 - 220 pages
...contradiction of her underdeveloped mind and overdeveloped yearnings for romance: The moon shines bright: in such a night as this, When the sweet wind did gently...in such a night . . . Troilus methinks mounted the Troyan walls, And sigh'd his soul towards the Grecian tents, Where Cressid lay that night. 8 Her father,...
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Selected Poems

William Shakespeare - Poetry - 1995 - 128 pages
...power doth then show likest God's When mercy seasons justice. 77 LORENZO The moon shines bright. In such a night as this, When the sweet wind did gently...noise, in such a night Troilus methinks mounted the Troyan walls, And sighed his soul toward the Grecian tents Where Cressid lay that night. JESSICA In...
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Passion Made Public: Elizabethan Lyric, Gender, and Performance

Diana E. Henderson - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 279 pages
...and lovers have no direct impact upon or consequence for the plot. Lor. The moon shines bright. In such a night as this, When the sweet wind did gently...noise, in such a night Troilus methinks mounted the Troyan walls, And sigh'd his soul towards the Grecian tents, Where Cressid lay that night. . . . ......
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