|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||William Shakespeare (15641616)|
|QUOTATION:||Even such a man, so faint, so spiritless,|
So dull, so dead in look, so woe-begone,
Drew Priams curtain in the dead of night,
And would have told him half his Troy was burnt.
|ATTRIBUTION:||King Henry IV. Part II. Act i. Sc. 1. [text]|
|WORKS:||William Shakespeare Collection.|