FGS Horoscopes

Great lords, wise men ne’er sit and wail their loss, But cheerly seek how to redress their harms. What though the mast be now blown overboard, The cable broke, the holding-anchor lost, And half our sailors swallow’d in the flood? Yet lives our pilot still. Queen Margaret in Shakespeare’s Henry VI, pt. 3, V.ii.1-6 Horoscopes [...]

“The nature of bad news infects the teller.” First Messenger in Shakespeare’s Antony & Cleopatra (1.2.65) “October. This is one month of the peculiarly dangerous months to speculate in stocks. The others are July, January, September, April, November, May, March, June, December, August, and February.” Pudd’nhead Wilson (Mark Twain) Libra: Go with the one that [...]

“In nature’s infinite book of secrecy A little I can read.” The Soothsayer in Shakespeare’s Antony & Cleopatra (1.2.5-7) Horoscopes starting 9.14.2017 Virgo: I read a short Shakespeare passage, part of a monologue, into the camera, trying for that weekly missive. I had just listened to the play on tape, so that play and its [...]

Horatio says ’tis but our fantasy, And will not let belief take hold of him Touching this dreaded sight twice seen of us; Therefore I have entreated him along, With us to watch the minutes of this night, That if again this apparition come, He may approve our eyes and speak to it. Marcellus in [...]

O, sir, to such as boasting show their scars A mock is due. Will you walk on, my lord? She was belov’d, she lov’d; she is, and doth: But still sweet love is food for fortune’s tooth. Troilus in Shakespeare’s Troilus and Cressida IV.v.290-3 Horoscopes starting 8.24.2017 Virgo: Fishing gets better about now. Simple as [...]

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