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promontory
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A Midsummer Night's Dream
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  • — My gentle Puck, come hither: thou remember’st Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid, on a dolphin’s back, Uttering such dulcet and harmonious breath, That the rude sea grew civil at her song, And certain stars shot madly from their spheres To hear the sea-maid’s music.

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  • can see it from Promontory Point
  • The castle looms up on a craggy promontory above the North Sea.

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