September 7, 2009

What are we to the gods?


“As flies to wanton boys, are we to the gods;
They kill us for their sport.”
       William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
       British playwright and poet
       King Lear (c. 1603)

---> More stuff by and about The Bard



“As private parts to the gods are we. 
They play with us for their sport.”

       Lord Melchett (actor Stephen Fry)
       In the BBC TV series Blackadder II (1986)

---> More Blackadder (aka Black Adder) stuff

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