Chestnuts in her lap, 1936-1946.

  • 192 Pages
  • 4.41 MB
  • English
Phoenix House , London
Motion picture plays -- History and criti
LC ClassificationsPN1995 L46
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18042829M

Chestnuts in her lap, Hardcover – January 1, by C.A Lejeune (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: C.A Lejeune.

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A sailor’s wife had chestnuts in her lap and munched away at them. “Give me one,” I said. “Get away from me, witch!” the fat woman cried. Her husband has sailed off to Aleppo as master of a ship called the Tiger.

I’ll sail there in a kitchen strainer, turn myself into a tailless rat, and do things to him—. A sailor's wife had chestnuts in her lap, And munched, and munched, and munched: Give me, quoth I: Aroint thee, witch. the rump-fed ronyon cries.

First Witch. A sailor's wife had chestnuts in her lap, And munch'd and munch'd and munch'd. " Give me," quoth I. " Aroint 3 thee, witch. " the rump-fed ronyon 4 cries. Her husband's to Aleppo gone, master o' the Tiger; But in a sieve 5 I'll thither sail, 1 " Craves composition," i.e., sues for terms of peace.

2 A small island, now called Inchcolm, lying in the Firth of Edinburgh, on which, as. SCENE III. A heath near Forres. Thunder. Enter the three Witches First Witch Where hast thou been, sister.

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Second Witch Killing swine. Third Witch Sister, where thou. First Witch A sailor's wife had chestnuts in her lap, And munch'd, and munch'd, and munch'd: 'Give me,' quoth I: 'Aroint thee, witch!' the rump-fed ronyon cries.

The name "chestnut" is derived from an earlier English term "chesten nut", which descends from the Old French word chastain (Modern French, châtaigne). The French word in turn derives from Latin Castanea (also the scientific name of the tree), which traces to the Ancient Greek word κάστανον (sweet chestnut).

A possible source of the Greek word is the ancient town of Kastanea in : Fagaceae. Family. Lejeune was born on 27 March in Didsbury, Manchester, the youngest in a large family of 8 children that eventually resided at 10 Wilmslow Road, Withington, Manchester.

Her father, Adam Edward Lejeune, born in Frankfurt in of Huguenot ancestry, was a cotton merchant who had come to England after doing business in died at Zurich, Switzerland on October The first witch says that she say a sailor's wife eating chestnuts, and when she asked for some, the wife told her no and to get away.

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Her husband's to Aleppo gone, master o' the Tiger: But in a sieve I'll thither sail, And, like a rat without a tail, I'll do, I'll do, and I'll do. Second Witch:. An interesting book which takes the approach of going back to the earlier characters in the story of the Tudor family, starting with Owen Tudor who married the widowed Queen of France after a wild dance leap landed him in her lap!/5.

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The Relationship Between Macbeth and the Witches Although most modern readers would agree that Duncan's murder is a direct result of Macbeth's ambition coupled with the pressure placed on him by Lady Macbeth, Jacobean audiences would have had a much different view, placing blame squarely on the powers of darkness.

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In act 1, scene 3, the first of the witches describes shape-shifting in order to exact revenge on a woman who would not give her any chestnuts. She threatens to torment the woman's husband.

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One of the great Shakespearean tragedies, _Macbeth_ is a dark and bloody drama of ambition, murder, guilt, and revenge. Prompted by the prophecies of three mysterious witches and goaded by his ambitious wife, the Scottish thane Macbeth murders Duncan, King of Scotland, in order to succeed him on the throne.

This foul deed soon entangles the conscience-stricken nobleman in a web of treachery 5/5(2). Her hair wasn't bushy any more and for that she was thankful.

Her hair laid in tamed curls almost waves. Today she had decided to just let it lay. Her chestnut brown eyes turned to meet her friends flaming red hair. "Yeah, Ron, I'll come down but I have got to do some really quick work in the library first." Hermione said her hands gripping her.

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But not the sentiment. "I too would like the wider audience. Cradled in the woman's right arm, resting in her lap, was a tiny, sleeping child. A girl, if the little pink ribbon stuck to her one curl of dark hair was any indication.

Already regretting his impulse, Dylan assessed the situation instantly, realizing that more was at Brand: Harlequin. Whether it be epidemics of diseases or traitorous storms. In addition witches were also considered to be evil and creepy. In Macbeth they kill the sailor in order to get back at the sailor’s wife for not sharing her chestnuts.

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Date: not after Physical Details: 1 photographic print on cabinet card: sepia ; 13 x 18 cm. Description: Photograph shows Oakley, seated in the corner of a room full of art on the walls and books on the shelves, holding a book open in her lap.