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lament
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Romeo and Juliet
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  • ..Ah, what an unkind hour
    Is guilty of this lamentable chance!
  • ’—Why, is not this a lamentable thing, grandsire, that we should be thus afflicted with these strange flies, these fashion-mongers, these pardonnez-moi’s, who stand so much on the new form that they cannot sit at ease on the old bench?
  • Tybalt’s death Was woe enough, if it had ended there: Or, if sour woe delights in fellowship, And needly will be rank’d with other griefs,— Why follow’d not, when she said Tybalt’s dead, Thy father, or thy mother, nay, or both, Which modern lamentation might have mov’d?
  • Most lamentable day, most woeful day That ever, ever, I did yet behold!
  • O lamentable day!
  • O lamentable day!
  • Dry up your tears, and stick your rosemary On this fair corse; and, as the custom is, In all her best array bear her to church; For though fond nature bids us all lament, Yet nature’s tears are reason’s merriment.
  • Go, get thee to thy love, as was decreed, Ascend her chamber, hence and comfort her: But, look, thou stay not till the watch be set, For then thou canst not pass to Mantua; Where thou shalt live till we can find a time To blaze your marriage, reconcile your friends, Beg pardon of the prince, and call thee back With twenty hundred thousand times more joy Than thou went’st forth in lamentation.

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  • She lamented the loss.
  • We lamented our sad circumstances.

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