The Quality of Mercy is Twice Blessed


  From: Shakespeare’s “The Merchant of Venice,” 1596.   PORTIA: The quality of mercy is not strain'd, It droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven Upon the place beneath: it is twice blest; It blesseth him that gives and him that takes: ‘Tis mightiest in the mightiest: it becomes The throned monarch better than his crown; His sceptre shows …

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A Heart Full of Lies; A Crown of Thorns and An Olive Branch


"End of Night" - Dido Only now it's gone I can see the year See it for what it was And start another day All the liberty you took The love that you abused The friends that you turned Against me if you could And you're twisting what I say All that saying you were …

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