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Sat May 19, 2012, 01:03 PM

Saturday, May 19th. The Weekend Edition of William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day.




"Let me not to the marriage of true minds
Admit impediments..."

Sonnet 116, Lines 1-2

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Reply Saturday, May 19th. The Weekend Edition of William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day. (Original post)
Aristus May 2012 OP
CaliforniaPeggy May 2012 #1
Aristus May 2012 #2
livetohike May 2012 #3
ailsagirl May 2012 #4
Aristus May 2012 #5
SOteric May 2012 #6
Aristus May 2012 #7
SOteric May 2012 #8

Response to Aristus (Original post)

Sat May 19, 2012, 01:42 PM

1. Oh, that's really good, my dear Aristus...

So very appropriate!

Thank you...

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Response to Aristus (Original post)

Sun May 20, 2012, 02:40 AM

2. Kick.

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Response to Aristus (Original post)

Sun May 20, 2012, 12:06 PM

3. Excellent as usual

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Response to Aristus (Original post)

Sun May 20, 2012, 12:36 PM

4. May I add a favorite WS quote?

"Lord, what fools these mortals be."

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Response to ailsagirl (Reply #4)

Sun May 20, 2012, 06:13 PM

5. Yeah, I like that one, too.



'Fools' in this case meaning: those who would seek to prohibit marriage rights for all...

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Response to Aristus (Original post)

Mon May 21, 2012, 02:25 AM

6. One of my personal favourites.



"Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds,
Or bends with the remover to remove"

*sigh* Truer words...

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Response to SOteric (Reply #6)

Mon May 21, 2012, 09:22 PM

7. Mine, too.

I was delighted to be able to use it in an edition of WSTFTD at last.

The Sonnets don't get used much here. I think only 3 or 4 editions have ever used lines from the Sonnets since I started WSTFTD as a daily back in 2006. I'll try to use more in the future, and from the narrative poems, as well...

SOteric!

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Response to Aristus (Reply #7)

Tue May 22, 2012, 07:08 PM

8. Excellent!

Backatchya!

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