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Was this the face that launch’d a thousand ships,
And burnt the topless towers of Ilium?
Sweet Helen, make me immortal with a kiss!
Her lips suck forth my soul: see, where it flies!

— Christopher Marlowe, Faustus.

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Written by [IMH]

7 December 2005 at 11:59 pm

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  1. too complicated, LOL

    logtar

    8 December 2005 at 3:06 am

  2. Really? I tend to think Marlowe is easier to comprehend on first read than his contemporary, ol’ Willy Shakespeare. This passage, at least, strikes me as rather clear.

    Ian

    8 December 2005 at 1:32 pm


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