- CYRANO: She’s a danger mortal, All unsuspicious—full of charms unconscious, Like a sweet perfumed rose—a snare of nature, Within whose petals Cupid lurks in ambush!
- ’And, since some target I must show For Cupid’s cruel dart, Oh, if mine own you deign to keep, Then give me your sweet heart!’
- But An if you deem that Cupid be so cruel You should have stifled baby-love in’s cradle!
- CYRANO: If, leaving Cupid’s arrows, quivers, torches, We turned to seek for sweeter—fresher things!
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- Cupid is the Roman counterpart to the Greek Eros.
- I swear to thee by Cupid’s strongest bow,
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William Shakespeare -- A Midsummer Night’s Dream