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“Oh that I had the power to make Time lame,
To stay the stars, or make the moon stand still,
That future day might never stay haste thy flight.”
“Were man but constant, he were perfect.”
Barbara H. Rosenwein has been an animating presence in the Chicago medieval studies community for more than four decades.
State trials were the quintessential media events of later Stuart England. The more important of these trials attracted vast public attention, serving as pivot points in the relationship between the governors and the governed.
“T were all one
That I should love a bright particular star
And think to wed it, he is so above me”