Murder (see also Assassination)

June 1998
Columbia Dictionary of Quotations from Shakespeare;1998, p242
The article presents quotations relating to the term "murder" taken from the works by William Shakespeare. In "Hamlet," Ghost called on Hamlet to seek revenge. King John said that there is no sure foundation set on blood upon finding out that the nephew he wanted out of the way was dead in "King John." In "Macbeth," Lady Macbeth thinks of murdering King Duncan.


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