Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Die two months ago, and not forgotten yet? Then there's hope
a great man's memory may outlive his life half a year.
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Hamlet, in Hamlet, act 3, sc. 2, l. 130-2.
A biting comment in response to Ophelia saying Hamlet's father died "twice two months" ago.