"We have scorched ..." Quote of William Shakespeare

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

We have scorched the snake, not killed it: She'll close and be herself.

William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Macbeth, in Macbeth, act 3, sc. 2, l. 13-4. "Scorched" means slashed, scored; "close" means heal up.
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