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torment
used in The Two Gentlemen of Verona

3 uses
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Definition
to cause or to experience great mental or physical suffering
  • Here is my hand for my true constancy; And when that hour o'erslips me in the day Wherein I sigh not, Julia, for thy sake, The next ensuing hour some foul mischance Torment me for my love's forgetfulness!
    2.2 -- Act 2 Scene 2 -- Verona. A room in JULIA'S house (57% in)
  • And why not death rather than living torment?
    3.1 -- Act 3 Scene 1 -- Milan. An anteroom in the DUKE'S palace (46% in)
  • For that which now torments me to rehearse: I kill'd a man, whose death I much repent; But yet I slew him manfully in fight, Without false vantage or base treachery.
    4.1 -- Act 4 Scene 1 -- A forest between Milan and Verona (36% in)

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