Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Why hast thou lost the fresh blood in thy cheeks,
And given my treasures and my rights of thee
To thick-eyed musing and cursed melancholy?
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Lady Percy, in Henry IV, Part 1, act 2, sc. 3, l. 46.
Her husband, Hotspur, has not told her he is involved in plans for a rebellion against the king.