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" It faded on the crowing of the cock. Some say, that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, This bird of dawning singeth all night long : % And then, they say, no spirit dares stir abroad; The nights are wholesome; then... "
The Plays of William Shakespeare : Accurately Printed from the Text of the ... - Page 134
by William Shakespeare - 1805
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History, Tales, and Sketches

Washington Irving - Literary Collections - 1983 - 1126 pages
...feathery dames," was thought by the common people to announce the approach of this sacred festival: Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein...are wholesome — then no planets strike, No fairy takes, no witch hath power to charm, So hallowed and so gracious is the time. Amidst the general call...
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Shakespeare, Man of the Theater: Proceedings of the Second Congress of the ...

International Shakespeare Association. Congress, International Shakespeare Association - Drama - 1983 - 265 pages
...Marcellus, comments on the cock-crow in words which raise the convention to a wholly different plane: Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein...singeth all night long; And then they say no spirit dare stir abroad, The nights are wholesome, then no planets strike, No fairy takes nor witch hath power...
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Suffocating Mothers: Fantasies of Maternal Origin in Shakespeare's Plays ...

Janet Adelman - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 379 pages
...is banished; and Marcellus's christianizing expansion of this conjunction explicates his banishment: It faded on the crowing of the cock. Some say that...singeth all night long; And then, they say, no spirit dare stir abroad, The nights are wholesome, then no planets strike, No fairy takes, nor witch hath...
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Hamlet

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1992 - 138 pages
...erring spirit hies To his confine; and of the truth herein This present object made probation. MARCEL. It faded on the crowing of the cock. Some say that...celebrated, This bird of dawning singeth all night long; 160 I, I 44 I, I The nights are wholesome, then no planets strike, No fairy takes, nor witch hath power...
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Hamlet

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1999 - 296 pages
...spirit hies To his confine. And of the truth herein 155 This present object made probation. MARCELLUS It faded on the crowing of the cock. Some say that...celebrated, This bird of dawning singeth all night long, 160 n9ff The silent beats after Horatio's half-line exhortations in Q2 at 132 and 135 suggest an expectant...
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Strange Travelers: New Selected Stories

Gene Wolfe - Fiction - 2001 - 384 pages
...Deathless" as found in Andrew Lang's The Red Fairy Book, first published in 1890.] NO PLANETS STRIKE Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein...singeth all night long And then, they say, no spirit dare stir abroad; The nights are wholesome; then no planets strike, No fairy takes, nor witch hath...
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Deadly Thought: Hamlet and the Human Soul

Jan H. Blits - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 405 pages
...what he had previously merely "heard" (1.1.159, 160, 154). Marcellus counters with a Christian tale: Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein...singeth all night long; And then, they say, no spirit dare stir abroad, The nights are wholesome, then no planets strike, No fairy takes, nor witch hath...
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The Klingon Hamlet

Lawrence Schoen - Fiction - 2001 - 240 pages
...the cock. Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, The bird of dawning singeth all night long: And then,...nights are wholesome; then no planets strike, No fairy takes, nor witch hath power to charm; So hallow'd and so gracious is the time. So have I heard, and...
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The Imperial Theme

G. Wilson Knight - Literary Collections - 2002 - 392 pages
...the cock. Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, The bird of dawning singeth all night long: And then,...nights are wholesome; then no planets strike, No fairy takes, nor witch hath power to charm, So hallow'd and so gracious is the time. (ii 157) 'Gracious*....
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Shakespeare's Last Plays: Essays in Literature and Politics

Stephen W. Smith, Travis Curtright - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 244 pages
...Hamlet: Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated. The bird of dawning singeth all night long, And then they...nights are wholesome, then no planets strike, No fairy takes, nor witch hath power to charm, So hallowed, and so gracious, is that time. (1.1.158-64) 5. Frances...
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