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Cyrano de Bergerac
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  • RAGUENEAU (before the fire): My muse, retire, lest thy bright eyes be reddened by the fagot’s blaze!
  • CYRANO (very politely): If that Muse, Sir, who knows you not at all, Could claim acquaintance with you—oh, believe (Seeing how urn-like, fat, and slow you are) That she would make you taste her buskin’s sole!

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  • At times his mind seems far away, the Muse says naught—and then, presto! he speaks—bewitchingly! enchantingly!

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as in: her musings Define
reflect (think) deeply on a subject -- perhaps aloud
as in: She was his muse Define
the source of an artist's inspiration - especially a person or mythological goddess
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