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" But, soft! what light through yonder window breaks! It is the east, and Juliet is the sun ! — Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon, Who is already sick and pale with grief, That thou her maid art far more fair than she... "
The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ... - Page 392
by William Shakespeare, George Steevens - 1829
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Turning the Soul: Teaching Through Conversation in the High School

Sophie Haroutunian-Gordon - Education - 1991 - 213 pages
...hiding in the garden beneath Juliet's window, spies his love and speaks to her. * ROMEO: But soft! What light through yonder window breaks? It is the...her maid, since she is envious. Her vestal livery [virginity] is but sick and green, And none but fools do wear it. Cast it off. It is my lady! O, it...
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Freeing Shakespeare's Voice: The Actor's Guide to Talking the Text

Kristin Linklater - Performing Arts - 1992 - 214 pages
...such feelings are opened and reactivated, the feelings themselves will emerge more readily. But soft, what light through yonder window breaks? It is the...livery is but sick and green And none but fools do wear it. Cast it off. It is my lady, O it is my love! 0 that she knew she were! She speaks, yet she...
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Acts of Literature

Jacques Derrida - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 456 pages
...it to invisibility, but which is a theater since its light is artificial and figurative)? "But soft, what light through yonder window breaks? / It is the...envious moon, / Who is already sick and pale with grief ..." (II, ii, 1-5). The lunar face of this shadow play, a certain coldness of Romeo and Juliet. Not...
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Selected Poems

William Shakespeare - Poetry - 1995 - 128 pages
...low name There's nothing differs but the outward fame. 95 ROMEO But soft! What light through younder window breaks? It is the East, and Juliet is the sun!...livery is but sick and green, And none but fools do wear it. Cast it off. It is my lady; O, it is my love! 0 that she knew she were! She speaks, yet she...
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Passion Made Public: Elizabethan Lyric, Gender, and Performance

Diana E. Henderson - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 279 pages
...appropriating, and even challenging, the virtues enshrined at court? Consider Romeo's invocation of Juliet as the sun: Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon,...livery is but sick and green And none but fools do wear it. Cast it off. (2.2.4-9) Shakespeare seems to be creating a new goddess, in the likeness of...
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Poetic Rhythm: An Introduction

Derek Attridge - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 274 pages
...fact that a good actor would probably maximize the use of unstressed beats (ie, promotions). But soft, what light through yonder window breaks? It is the...envious moon, Who is already sick and pale with grief 4 That thou, her maid, art far more fair than she. Be not her maid, since she is envious; Her vestal...
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1996 - 1263 pages
...forward]. He jests at scars that never felt a wound. — [JULIET appears above at a window. But, soft! wear it; cast it off. — It is my lady; O, it is my love! O, that she knew she were! — She speaks,...
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Shakespeare the Playwright: A Companion to the Complete Tragedies, Histories ...

Victor L. Cahn - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 865 pages
...what has become the most famous expression of idolatrous love in the world's literature: But soft, what light through yonder window breaks? It is the...grief That thou, her maid, art far more fair than she. (II, ii, 2-6) The imagery is familiar from Renaissance poetry, but the speech sparkles, for the language...
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More Stage Dialects

Jerry Blunt - Acting - 1994 - 140 pages
...not bad, you know that? (OK) OK, here we go — But soft, what light through yonder window breaks? lt is the East and Juliet is the sun. Arise fair Sun...grief That thou her maid art far more fair than she. 40 Be not her maid, since she is envious, Her vestal livery is but sick and green, And none but fools...
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The Pilgrim Self: Traveling the Path from Life to Life

Robert S. Ellwood - Body, Mind & Spirit - 1996 - 174 pages
...and commitment of youth at its most intense, commitment that would lead to double deaths: But, soft! what light through yonder window breaks? It is the...livery is but sick and green And none but fools do wear it; cast it off. It is my lady, O, it is my love! Hamlet is another stage of adolescence. A student,...
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