"Thou didst drink The ..." Quote of William Shakespeare

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
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Thou didst drink The stale of horses and the gilded puddle That beasts would cough at.

William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Caesar, in Antony and Cleopatra, act 1, sc. 4, l. 61-3. Hardships that Antony endured as a soldier; "stale" is urine.
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