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interlude
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interlude
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A Midsummer Night's Dream
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  • QUINCE Here is the scroll of every man’s name, which is thought fit, through all Athens, to play in our interlude before the duke and duchess on his wedding-day at night.
  • WALL In this same interlude it doth befall That I, one Snout by name, present a wall: And such a wall as I would have you think That had in it a crannied hole or chink, Through which the lovers, Pyramus and Thisby, Did whisper often very secretly.

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  • during a brief interlude between games on college football Saturday
  • talked during the quiet of an interlude in the bombardment

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