Shakespeare by the Flea
SBTF Lines are brief selection of dialogue or Shakespeare script.
The Tempest – ACT V, SCENE I
Before PROSPERO’S cell.
ARIEL (sings and helps to attire him)
Where the bee sucks. there suck I:
In a cowslip’s bell I lie;
There I couch when owls do cry.
On the bat’s back I do fly
After summer merrily.
Merrily, merrily shall I live now
Under the blossom that hangs on the bough.
O Romeo, Romeo! wherefore art thou Romeo?
Deny thy father and refuse thy name;
Or, if thou wilt not, be but sworn my love,
And I’ll no longer be a Capulet.
A room in the castle.
Doubt thou the stars are fine,
Doubt that the sun doth move,
Doubt truth to be a liar,
But never doubt I love.
Rome. Before the Capitol; the Senate sitting above.
and let slip
the dogs of war.
Belmont. Avenue to Portia’s house.
The crow doth sing
as sweetly as the
lark when neither
The same. A street.
I am the dog.
No, the dog is himself,
and I am the dog…
O, the dog is me,
and I am myself.
Macbeth – ACT IV, SCENE I
A cavern. In the middle, a boiling cauldron.
toil and trouble.