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Ibsen, No taste for glory

From Peer Gynt

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Icon of the Christ and New Testament Reader

PEER
That's already found; our anchoring here supplied me with it.
To-night we set off northward ho!
The papers I received on board have brought me tidings of importance-!

[Rises with uplifted glass.]

It seems that Fortune ceaselessly aids him who has the pluck to seize it-

THE GUESTS
Well? Tell us-!

PEER
Greece is in revolt.

ALL FOUR [springing up].
What! Greece-?

PEER
The Greeks have risen in Hellas.

THE FOUR
Hurrah!

PEER
And Turkey's in a fix!

[Empties his glass.]

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