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Antony and Cleopatra
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  • He was dispos’d to mirth; but on the sudden A Roman thought hath struck him.
  • See where he is, who’s with him, what he does:— I did not send you:—if you find him sad, Say I am dancing; if in mirth, report That I am sudden sick: quick, and return.
  • Let’s grant it is not Amiss to tumble on the bed of Ptolemy; To give a kingdom for a mirth; to sit And keep the turn of tippling with a slave; To reel the streets at noon, and stand the buffet With knaves that smell of sweat: say this becomes him,— As his composure must be rare indeed Whom these things cannot blemish,—yet must Antony No way excuse his foils when we do bear So great weight in his lightness.

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  • It was an evening of many stories and great mirth.
  • He felt no mirth or humor and wondered if there’d ever be a time again when he would.
    James Dashner  --  The Maze Runner

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