"Sir I desire ..." Quote of William Shakespeare

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Sir, I desire you do me right and justice, And to bestow your pity on me; for I am a most poor woman, and a stranger, Born out of your dominions.

William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Queen Katherine, in Henry VIII, act 2, sc. 4, l. 13-16. At the divorce proceedings, she appeals to her husband, Henry VIII.