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" These violent delights have violent ends, And in their triumph die ! like fire and powder, Which, as they kiss, consume. "
The Works of Mr. William Shakespear;: In Six Volumes. Adorn'd with Cuts - Page 2108
by William Shakespeare - 1709
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Romeo and Juliet

William Shakespeare - 2014 - 288 pages
...of joy 5 That one short minute gives me in her sight. Do thou but close our hands with holy words, Then love-devouring death do what he dare. It is enough I may but call her mine. Friar Lawrence These violent delights have violent ends, 10 And in their triumph die; like fire and...
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Romantic Medicine and John Keats

Hermione de Almeida - 1990 - 432 pages
...deliciousness / And in the taste confounds the appetite," Friar Lawrence says to Romeo in warning that "violent delights have violent ends / And in their...triumph die, like fire and powder, / Which as they kiss consume."9 Christopher Ricks is correct in noting that Keats evokes honey and its attributes not...
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Tragedy and Tragic Theory: An Analytical Guide

Richard H. Palmer - 1992 - 235 pages
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - 1992 - 1132 pages
...cannot countervail the exchange of joyThat one short minute gives me in her sight. (II, vi) 149 These o; WiR Corso POETRY QUOTATIONS The Grasshopper Happy Insect, happy Thou, Dost neither Age, nor W kiss consume. (II, vi) 150 Come, civil night, Thou sober-suited matron all in black. And learn me how...
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Romeo and Juliet: Original Text of Masuccio Salernitano, Luigi Da Porto ...

1992 - 204 pages
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Romeo and Juliet

William Shakespeare - 1993 - 96 pages
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Romeo and Juliet

William Shakespeare - 1993 - 96 pages
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Everybody's Shakespeare: Reflections Chiefly on the Tragedies

Maynard Mack - 1993 - 279 pages
...perhaps beautiful because dangerous — signify? Like the blaze of gunpowder, says Friar Laurence: These violent delights have violent ends And in their triumph die, like fire and powder, Which, as they kiss, consume. (2.6.9) To be sure, the friar is an old man, skeptical of youth's ways; yet can we help...
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Shakespeare's World of Death: The Early Tragedies

Richard Courtney - 1995 - 268 pages
...and fragility is expressed in Romeo's triumphant boast: Do thou but close our hands with holy words, Then love-devouring death do what he dare — It is enough I may but call her mine. (6-8) The Friar is horrified at such a declaration of absolute love and reproves him in a little homily...
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