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" Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid, on a dolphin's back, Uttering such dulcet and harmonious breath, That the rude sea grew civil at her song ; And certain stars shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. "
The Plays of William Shakespeare : Accurately Printed from the Text of the ... - Page 326
by William Shakespeare - 1805
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Sketch of the life of Shakespeare. Tempest. Two Gentlemen of Verona. Merry ...

William Shakespeare - 1848
...this grove, Till I torment thee for this injurv. — My gentle Puck, come hither : Thou remembcr'st Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid,...rude sea grew civil at her song ; And certain stars snot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. Puck. I remember. Obe . That very time...
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Notes and Queries

Electronic journals - 1893
...inanimate objects. Oberon, in ' Midsummer Night's Dream,' saye : — Thou remembereit Since once I eat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid on a dolphin's...That the rude sea grew civil at her song, And certain stare shot madly from their sphere?, To hear the sea-maid's music. Act II. sc. ii. 11. 148-154. To...
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The Dramatic Works of W. Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - 1849 - 925 pages
...a game played by boy*. Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid on a dolphin's hack, music. Puck. I remember. Obe. That very time I saw, but thou could'st not, Flying between the cold...
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Four Comedies

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1994 - 678 pages
...hither. Thou rememberest Since once I sat upon a promontory And heard a mermaid on a dolphin's back i to Uttering such dulcet and harmonious breath That the...shot madly from their spheres To hear the sea-maid's music? PUCK I remember. OBERON That very time I saw - but thou couldst not Flying between the cold...
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William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream

English drama - 1995 - 99 pages
...from this grove Till I torment thee for this injury. My gentle Puck, come hither. Thou rememb'rest Since once I sat upon a promontory And heard a mermaid...shot madly from their spheres To hear the sea-maid's music? PUCK. I remember. OBERON. That very time I saw, but thou couldst not, Flying between the cold...
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1996 - 1263 pages
...go thy way: thou shall not from this grove Till I torment thee for this injury. — My gentle I*uck, bear music. I remember. OBERON. That very time I saw — but thou couldst not — Flying between the cold...
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Practical Solitary Magic

Nancy B. Watson - Body, Mind & Spirit - 1996 - 288 pages
...(Ondine) sits in her grotto upon a rock, lazily combing her hair and admiring her image in a mirror. [O]nce I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid...shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. . . 17 The passing male who spies this vision is doomed, for she will lure him to her side,...
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Fire in the Sky: Comets and Meteors, the Decisive Centuries, in British Art ...

Roberta J. M. Olson, Jay M. Pasachoff - Art - 1999 - 383 pages
...and Arthur Rackham later illustrated with similar images [Figs. 150, 151]. Shakespeare's text reads: Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid...shot madly from their spheres. To hear the sea-maid's music. That very time I saw - but thou couldst not Flying between the cold moon and the earth, Cupid...
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A Midsummer Night's Dream: Critical Essays

Dorothea Kehler - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 490 pages
...infinite size. There is a specific geography, and the heavens are cold and high. Oberon. Thou rememb'rest Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid...certain stars shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea-maids's music? Robin. I remember. Oberon. That very time I saw, but thou couldst not, Flying between...
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Voice and Speech in the Theatre

James Clifford Turner - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2000 - 152 pages
...to become 'a very vile jingle of esses' they will 'ask some care in the true performing' of themMy gentle Puck, come hither. Thou remember'st Since once...shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. (A Midsummer Night's Dream, II. i.) How sweet the moonlight sleeps upon this bank! Here will...
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