Tuesday, November 11, 2014
As many lies as will lie in thy paper, although the sheet were big enough for the bed of Ware in England.
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Sir Toby Belch, in Twelfth Night, act 3, sc. 2, l. 46-8.
Advising Sir Andrew on writing a challenge; the bed of Ware, in Hertfordshire, was famous, being ten feet square, and able to accommodate twelve people.