The Friday 56

The Friday 56 is a bookish meme hosted by Freda’s Voice.

*Grab a book, any book.
*Turn to page 56.
*Find any sentence that grabs you.
*Post it.
*Link up at Freda’s site

Today’s sentence comes from Measure for Measure by William Shakespeare.

ANGELO: Then must your brother die.

ISABELLA: And ’twere the chapter way:

Better it were a brother die at once,

Than that a sister, by redeeming him

Should die forever.”

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8 comments

    1. The Merchant of Venice and A Midsummer Night’s Dream are both wonderful! Of course, I read The Merchant of Venice a long time ago so my memory of it is a bit hazy but I do remember loving Portia.

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