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Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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  • An earnest conjuration from the king,— As England was his faithful tributary; As love between them like the palm might flourish; As peace should still her wheaten garland wear And stand a comma ’tween their amities; And many such-like as’s of great charge,— That, on the view and know of these contents, Without debatement further, more or less, He should the bearers put to sudden death, Not shriving-time allow’d.

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  • If we cannot be close friends, we can at least live in amity.
  • That in alliance, amity, and oaths,
    Shakespeare, William  --  King Henry VI, Part 1

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