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mortal
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Love's Labour's Lost
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  • And I,— Forsooth, in love; I, that have been love’s whip; A very beadle to a humorous sigh; A critic, nay, a night-watch constable; A domineering pedant o’er the boy, Than whom no mortal so magnificent!
  • O queen of queens! how far dost thou excel No thought can think nor tongue of mortal tell.

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  • By heaven, the wonder in a mortal eye!
  • Do not call it sin in me, That I am forsworn for thee; Thou for whom e’en Jove would swear Juno but an Ethiope were; And deny himself for Jove, Turning mortal for thy love.
  • ’That ever turn’d their eyes to mortal views!
  • ] That ever turn’d their—backs—to mortal views!

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as in: mortal body Define
human (especially merely human); or subject to death
as in: a mortal wound Define
causing death
as in: felt mortal agony Define
extreme or intense
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