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dismay
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The Tempest
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  • You do look, my son, in a mov’d sort, As if you were dismay’d: be cheerful, sir: Our revels now are ended.
  • The king, His brother, and yours, abide all three distracted, And the remainder mourning over them, Brim full of sorrow and dismay; but chiefly Him you term’d, sir, ’the good old lord, Gonzalo’: His tears run down his beard, like winter’s drops From eaves of reeds; your charm so strongly works them, That if you now beheld them, your affections Would become tender.

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  • Don’t be dismayed. I have a solution.
  • Hope was replaced by dismay.

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