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Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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contend
Used in
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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  • Mad as the sea and wind, when both contend Which is the mightier: in his lawless fit Behind the arras hearing something stir, Whips out his rapier, cries 'A rat, a rat!'  (not reviewed by editor)

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