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Re: Rhetoric Question
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 12.0612  Wednesday, 14 March 2001

From:           Peter Groves <
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Date:           Wednesday, 14 Mar 2001 13:48:45 +1100
Subject: 12.0594 Re: Rhetoric Question
Comment:        Re: SHK 12.0594 Re: Rhetoric Question

>   "Sonnet 129" also features a loose
>chiasmus:
>
>"Mad in pursuit, and in possession so"
>
>In which "mad" and its parallel "so" switch places in the two phrases.
>
>Matt Kozusko

There's a much clearer one a few lines later: "All this the world well
knows, yet none knows well"

Peter Groves
 

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