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" That, which is now a horse , even with a thought, The rack dislimns , and makes it indistinct, As water is in water. Eros. It does , my lord. Ant. My good knave , Eros , now thy captain is Even such a body : here I am Antony , Yet cannot hold this visible... "
Antony and Cleopatra. Cymbeline - Page 126
by William Shakespeare - 1841
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The Woman's Part: Feminist Criticism of Shakespeare

Carolyn Ruth Swift Lenz, Gayle Greene, Carol Thomas Neely - Feminism and literature - 1980 - 348 pages
...betrayed. Under the impact of this loss, moreover, his sense of psychic integrity begins to disintegrate. "Here I am Antony, / Yet cannot hold this visible shape, my knave" (1v.xiv.13-14). Chaos is come again. While the fiction of Cleopatra's death restores Antony's faith...
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Shakespearean Tragedy and Its Double: The Rhythms of Audience Response

Kent Cartwright - Literary Criticism - 2010
...distanced, as is Eros, over the direction of Antony's thought. Antony completes the metaphor in a paradox: "[N]ow thy captain is / Even such a body. Here I am Antony, / Yet cannot hold this visible shape" (12-14). Here the presented self and the represented self contrast, for what Antony directs the audience...
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Essays on Dramatic Traditions: Challenges and Transmissions

Mary Beth Rose - Literary Criticism - 1989 - 238 pages
...a horse, even with a thought The rack dislimns, and makes it indistinct As water is in water. . . . My good knave Eros, now thy captain is Even such a...Here I am Antony, Yet cannot hold this visible shape. (4.14.2-14) In response to Antony's feelings of annihilation, Cleopatra, the consummate actress, improvises...
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Suffocating Mothers: Fantasies of Maternal Origin in Shakespeare's Plays ...

Janet Adelman - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 379 pages
...pageants. Eros Ay, my lord. Ant. That which is now a horse, even with a thought The rack dislimns, and makes it indistinct As water is in water. Eros...Antony, Yet cannot hold this visible shape, my knave. (4.14.1-14] No longer Herculean in his response to catastrophe, Antony contemplates his own dissolution...
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Antony and Cleopatra

Harley Granville-Barker - Shakespeare, William - 1993 - 147 pages
...pageants. EROS. Ay, my lord. ANT. That which is now a horse, even with a thought The rack dislimns and makes it indistinct, As water is in water, EROS....good knave Eros, now thy captain is Even such a body. . . . We should feel with Antony the relief this strange sense of dissolution brings from the antics...
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Working with Shakespeare

Howard Mills - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 247 pages
...pageants. EROS Ay, my lord. ANTONY That which is now a horse, even with a thought The rack dislimns, and makes it indistinct As water is in water. EROS It does, my lord. ANTONY My good knave Eros, now thy captain is Even such a body. (IV,xiv, 1-13) Soon, as if to cap Scarus's...
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Antony and Cleopatra

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1993 - 141 pages
...pageants." 7 EROS Ay, my lord. ANTONY That which is now a horse, even with a thought The rack dislimns, and makes it indistinct As water is in water. EROS It does, my lord. ANTONY My good knave Eros, now thy captain is Even such a body: here I am Antony, Yet cannot hold this...
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Shakespearean Pragmatism: Market of His Time

Lars Engle - Drama - 1993 - 266 pages
...pageants. Eros: Ay, my lord. Antony: That which is now a horse, even with a thought I he rack dislimns, and makes it indistinct As water is in water. Eros: It does, my lord. Antony: My good knave Eros, now thy captain is Even such a body. (4.14.1) I fis own commitments to...
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A Buddhist's Shakespeare: Affirming Self-deconstructions

James Howe - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 273 pages
...this lesson to himself as well, comparing himself to the changing, insubstantial shapes of a cloud: My good knave Eros, now thy captain is Even such a...Antony, Yet cannot hold this visible shape, my knave. (4.14.12-14) The self-awareness that allows him to play in the world also allows him to see the script...
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Men in Women's Clothing: Anti-theatricality and Effeminization, 1579-1642

Laura Levine - Drama - 1994 - 185 pages
...pageants. EROS: Ay, my lord. ANTONY: That which is now a horse, even with a thought The rack dislimns, and makes it indistinct As water is in water. EROS: It does, my lord. ANTONY: My good knave, Eros, now thy captain is Even such a body. Here I am Antony, Yet cannot hold...
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