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overture
used in All's Well That Ends Well

2 uses
  • I hear there is an overture of peace.
    4.3 — Act 4 Scene 3 — The Florentine camp (12% in)
  • You are deceiv'd, my lord; she never saw it: In Florence was it from a casement thrown me, Wrapp'd in a paper, which contain'd the name Of her that threw it: noble she was, and thought I stood engag'd: but when I had subscrib'd To mine own fortune, and inform'd her fully I could not answer in that course of honour As she had made the overture, she ceas'd, In heavy satisfaction, and would never Receive the ring again.
    5.3 — Act 5 Scene 3 — The same. A room in the COUNTESS'S palace (29% in)

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