Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Were such things here as we do speak about,
Or have we eaten on the insane root
That takes the reason prisoner?
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Banquo, in Macbeth, act 1, sc. 3, l. 81-3 (1623).
Addressing Macbeth, referring to the Witches which have just vanished.