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Water

He that commends me to mine own content

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He that commends me to mine own content,
Commends me to the thing I cannot get:
I to the world am like a drop of water,
That in the ocean seeks another drop,
Who, falling there to find his fellow forth
(Unseen, inquisitive), confounds himself.Simile

So I, to find a mother and a brother,
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Act 1
Scene 2
Line 33

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