I Love the Works of Shakespeare

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    I Love Shakespeare

    I first really came across Macbeth when at high school and absolutely loved it. I love Shakespeare's provokative style of writing but also his crass humour! I am so taken by his writing. Macbeth and Richard III are the most familiar of his plays to me but I love Othelo and Romeo...
    fresheyes fresheyes
    22-25, F
    Nov 27, 2008

    I Am For Whole Volumes In A Folio!

    Adieu valour! Rust, Rapier! Be still, drum! For your manager is in love; yea, he loveth. Assist me, some extemporal god of rhyme, for I am sure I shall turn sonnet. Devise, wit, write, pen; for I am for whole volumes in a folio! Arnado, Love's Labour's Lost (forgive innacuracies...
    TheDaken TheDaken
    26-30, M
    Nov 7, 2012

    I am on a roll tonight.

    Macbeth to of Lady Macbeth death. "She should have died hereafter. There would have been time for such a word. Tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow. Creeps along its petty pace From day to day To the last syllable of recorded time And all our yesterdays have lighted fools The way...
    showstar showstar
    66-70, M
    May 23, 2015

    Alas

    My favorite is Hamlet, And of course the famous To Be Or Not To Be, whenever I read it, it just makes me wonder how we can easily relate to people from more than 400 years ago.
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort
    36-40, F
    1 Response May 2, 2010

    Fav

    my fav is much ado about nothing. We had to perform this in English  class last year, i played hero and i loved it. Mainly because the guy that played claudio was sooooooo hot.
    amz10101 amz10101
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Jan 4, 2009

    The Church Yard

    Juliet..."What's here? A cup closed in my true love's hand?   Poison, I see, hath been his timeless end.O churl!  Drunk all, and left no friendly drop to help me after?    I will kiss thy lips.haply some poison yet doth hang on them to...
    wiseowl wiseowl
    61-65, F
    2 Responses Apr 30, 2010

    Sonnet 130

    My mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun;Coral is far more red than her lips' red;If snow be white, why then her breasts are dun;If hairs be wires, black wires grow on her head.I have seen roses damask'd, red and white,But no such roses see I in her cheeks;And in some perfumes...
    Littlebrownbat Littlebrownbat
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jun 11, 2011

    Shakespeare: More Important Than You Think

    Dear Friends: Congratulations on your reading of Shakespeare! You have chosen well, and demonstrate good taste in literature, to say the least. To those of you who really love this poet, I encourage you to read a bit more. There are plays by Shakespeare you may not have...
    alkibiades alkibiades
    61-65, M
    Apr 5, 2011
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