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1  Music, ho, music, such as charmeth sleep.
A Midsummer Night's Dream By William Shakespeare
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2  And sleep, that sometimes shuts up sorrow's eye, Steal me awhile from mine own company.
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3  Titania, music call; and strike more dead Than common sleep, of all these five the sense.
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4  But, I pray you, let none of your people stir me; I have an exposition of sleep come upon me.
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5  If thou hast slain Lysander in his sleep, Being o'er shoes in blood, plunge in the deep, And kill me too.
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6  My lord, I shall reply amazedly, Half sleep, half waking; but as yet, I swear, I cannot truly say how I came here.
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7  And from each other look thou lead them thus, Till o'er their brows death-counterfeiting sleep With leaden legs and batty wings doth creep.
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8  Come, my lord, and in our flight, Tell me how it came this night That I sleeping here was found With these mortals on the ground.
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9  Fetch me that flower, the herb I showed thee once: The juice of it on sleeping eyelids laid Will make or man or woman madly dote Upon the next live creature that it sees.
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10  So sorrow's heaviness doth heavier grow For debt that bankrupt sleep doth sorrow owe; Which now in some slight measure it will pay, If for his tender here I make some stay.
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11  There sleeps Titania sometime of the night, Lull'd in these flowers with dances and delight; And there the snake throws her enamell'd skin, Weed wide enough to wrap a fairy in.
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12  Near to her close and consecrated bower, While she was in her dull and sleeping hour, A crew of patches, rude mechanicals, That work for bread upon Athenian stalls, Were met together to rehearse a play Intended for great Theseus' nuptial day.
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