"Impose me to ..." Quote of William Shakespeare

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Impose me to what penance your invention Can lay upon my sin; yet sinned I not But in mistaking.

William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Claudio, in Much Ado About Nothing, act 5, sc. 1, l. 273-5. Contrite after his public denunciation of Hero, he invites Leonato to subject him to any penance.