Thisbe sentence example

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  • In 1615 he attached himself to the ill-fated Henry, duke of Montmorency (1595-1632), under whose protection he produced with success the tragedy of Pyrame et Thisbe, acted probably about 1617 and printed in 1623, although placed later by some critics.

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  • Thisbe was the first to arrive, but, terrified by the roar of a lion, took to flight.

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  • Thisbe returned to the rendezvous, and finding her lover mortally wounded, put an end to her own life.

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  • Besides Pyrame et Thisbe, his works include a paraphrase, half verse, half prose, of the Phaedo.

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