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”Say that thou didst”

If thy reason’s true,
I will lift no shield against
ill arrows shot true.

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Image: Copper engraving of William Shakespeare by Martin Droeshout 1623 with a facsimile of William Shakespeare’s signature.

  1. Say that thou didst forsake me for some fault, — Sonnet LXXXIX – William Shakespeare