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Love's Labour's Lost
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  • By virtue thou enforcest laughter; thy silly thought, my spleen; the heaving of my lungs provokes me to ridiculous smiling: O! pardon me, my stars.
  • Rebuke me not for that which you provoke: The virtue of your eye must break my oath.

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  • Her remarks provoked a public outcry.
  • We should not permit deeply offensive words to provoke violence.

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