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incision “Would let her out in saucers—A fever in your blood! why, then,” LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST, iv. 3. 93. This has been erroneously explained as containing an allusion to the mad fashion of lovers stabbing themselves and drinking their blood in honour of their mistresses: it merely means,“If your mistress reigns a fever in your blood, get yourself blooded, and so let her out in saucers.”

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