Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Richard. Harp not on that string, madam, that is past.
Queen Elizabeth. Harp on it still shall I till heart-strings break.
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Richard, and Queen Elizabeth in Richard III, act 4, sc. 4, l. 364-5.
He wants to talk of marriage, but she reminds him of the murders he has perpetrated.