This speech is used in our conversation with Grant Goodman.
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1. If Musicke be the food of Loue, play on,!
2. Giue me excess
e of it: that s
3. The appetite may s
icken, and s
4. That s
traine agen, it had a dying fall:
5. O, it came ore my eare, like the s
6. That breathes vpon a banke of Violets;
7. Stealing, and giuing Odour. E
nough, no more,
8. ‘Tis not s
weet now, as it was before.
9. O s
pirit of Loue, how quicke and fres
h art thou,
10. That notwiths
tanding thy capacitie,
11. Receiueth as the Sea. Nought enters there,
12. Of what validity, and pitch s
13. But falles into abatement, and low price
14. Euen in a minute; s
o full of s
hapes is fancie,
15. That it alone, is high fantas