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Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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  • Rebellious hell, If thou canst mutine in a matron’s bones, To flaming youth let virtue be as wax, And melt in her own fire: proclaim no shame When the compulsive ardour gives the charge, Since frost itself as actively doth burn, And reason panders will.

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  • It is a compulsive behavior.
  • He was known to be a compulsive gambler and a pretty consistent loser.
    Reginald Rose  --  Twelve Angry Men

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