"O I have ..." Quote of William Shakespeare

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

O, I have passed a miserable night, So full of fearful dreams, of ugly sights, That, as I am a Christian faithful man, I would not spend another such a night Though 'twere to buy a world of happy days, So full of dismal terror was the time.

William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Clarence, in Richard III, act 1, sc. 4, l. 2-7. In prison, his dream foreshadows his death.