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Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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purport
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Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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  • My lord, as I was sewing in my chamber, Lord Hamlet,—with his doublet all unbrac’d; No hat upon his head; his stockings foul’d, Ungart’red, and down-gyved to his ankle; Pale as his shirt; his knees knocking each other; And with a look so piteous in purport As if he had been loosed out of hell To speak of horrors,—he comes before me.

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  • They purport to support the legislation out of concern for the environment, but I suspect profit is their primary motive.
  • They purport that the poll is unbiased and shows that Americans who are acquainted with the facts support the legislation.

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