shakespeares in lvoe

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Shakespeare in Love Extra Credit Shakespeare’s in LOVE!!!! Shakespeare so astutely noted at some point in his career, "All the world's a stage, And all the men and women merely players. They have their exits and their entrances, And one man in his time plays many parts, His acts being seven ages. 1 " After watching Shakespeare in Love , I recognized that the play masterfully juxtaposes prose and poetry. Shakespeare’s patron stormed into his quarters and demands a new play from his young playwrite. Young Will Shakespeare begins to speak to him in poetic verse about his inability to produce the work and the patron says to him, “Talk prose, where is my play!” He goes on to say we don’t have time for poetry when business is afoot and we must be serious and practical. Shakespeare continues the scene saying to his Doctor that he has lost his words, and he is melancholy because he cannot create his poetry that he values so dearly. It is like his “quill is broken.” Without poetry, the prose world is fruitless to him. Gwyneth comes to see one of Will Shakespeare’s plays and she decides that
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This essay was uploaded on 03/18/2009 for the course ENGL 2000 taught by Professor Nugent during the Fall '07 term at Colorado.

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