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" Let it pry through the portage of the head. Like the brass cannon; let the brow o'erwhelm it. As fearfully as doth a galled rock O'erhang and jutty his confounded base, Swilled with the wild and wasteful ocean. "
The Manual of Liberty, Or, Testimonies in Behalf of the Rights of Mankind ... - Page 318
1795 - 406 pages
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Scenes and Stages

John O'Connor - Drama - 2001 - 245 pages
...Stiffen the sinews tense your muscles. conjure up the blood get the blood coursing through your veins. Then lend the eye a terrible aspect; Let it pry through the portage of the head 10 Like the brass cannon; let the brow o'erwhelm it As fearfully as doth a galled rock O'erhang and...
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Henry V

William Shakespeare - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2001 - 154 pages
...the blast of war blows in our ears, Then imitate the action of the tiger: Stiffen the sinews, conjure up the blood, Disguise fair nature with hard.favour'd rage. Then lend the eye a terrible aspect, 10 Let it pry through the portage of the head, Like the brass cannon. Let the brow o'erwhelm it As...
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Nelson Thornes Framework English: 1, Book 1

Geoff Reilly, Wendy Wren - Education - 2002 - 160 pages
...stillness and humility; But when the blast of war blows in our ears. Then imitate the action of the tiger: Stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood, Disguise...galled rock O'erhang and jutty his confounded base, S will 'd with the wild and wasteful ocean. Now set the teeth and stretch the nostril wide; Hold hard...
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Henry V and the Disappearing Playhouse

John O'Connor - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2002 - 81 pages
...action of the tiger: Stiffen the sinews, conjure up the blood, Disguise fair nature with hard-favoured rage. Then lend the eye a terrible aspect; Let it...galled rock O'erhang and jutty his confounded base, Swilled with the wild and wasteful ocean. Now set the teeth and stretch the nostril wide, Hold hard...
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Twilight in Italy and Other Essays

D. H. Lawrence - Literary Collections - 2002 - 327 pages
...Henry V, mi 5-9: But when the blast of war blows in our ears, Then imitate the action of the tiger; Stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood, Disguise...hard-favour'd rage; Then lend the eye a terrible aspect. See Textual apparatus for 121:22: the reading in PPR is unfinished. It reads: 'We are < trying > to...
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 30

Kenneth Muir - Drama - 2002 - 232 pages
...distortion of human nature required to carry on these brutal acts: Then imitate the action of the tiger; Stiffen the sinews; summon up the blood, Disguise...nature with hard-favour'd rage; Then lend the eye terrible aspect . . . (m, i, 6-9) The words in italics all suggest an unnatural making-over of man...
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Shakespeare Survey, Issue 51

Stanley Wells - Drama - 2003 - 424 pages
...action of the tiger. Stiffen the sinews, conjure up the blood, Disguise fair nature with hard-favoured rage. Then lend the eye a terrible aspect, Let it...confounded base, Swill'd with the wild and wasteful ocean. (3.1.1-14) The sequence of long and short phrases will vary the need to pause for breath and gather...
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Imaginary Boundaries of Justice: Social and Legal Justice Across Disciplines

Ronnie Lippens, David Nelken, Rosemary Hunter - Law - 2004 - 202 pages
...encourages them to ... stiffen the sinews and summon up the blood, disguise fair nature with hard favoured rage. Then lend the eye a terrible aspect. Let it pry through the portage of the head like a brass cannon. Let the brow overwhelm it, as doth a jagged rock overhang and jutty its confounded...
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At the Rainbow's Edge: Selected Speeches by Kenny D. Anthony, 1996-2002

Kenny Anthony - Saint Lucia - 2004 - 387 pages
...modest stillness and humility. But when the blast of war blows in our ears, Then imitate the tiger, Stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood, Disguise fair nature with hard-favour'd rage. I accept your charge to lead the St Lucia Labour Party with modesty and humility. Tomorrow, we will...
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Shakespeare's Military Language: A Dictionary

Charles Edelman - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 423 pages
...of Sinan Bassa' in Hakluyt, 6: 71-3; portage Gun-ports in a fighting ship, as in Henry V's simile, Then lend the eye a terrible aspect, Let it pry through the portage of the head Like the brass cannon . . . (3.1.9-11) When the artillery broadside entered into naval warfare, captains found that heavy...
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