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Art and Images in Psychiatry
January 2010

Miranda—The Tempest

Arch Gen Psychiatry. 2010;67(1):7-8. doi:10.1001/archgenpsychiatry.2009.189

 . . . Oh I have suffered with those that I saw suffer—a brave vessel, (who had, no doubt noble creatures in her) dashed all to pieces! O, the cry did knock against my very heart  . . .

—Miranda, The Tempest1(act I,scene 2,p13)

We found it to be the dangerous and dreaded island, or the islands of the Bermuda. . . . They be called commonly the Devil's Islands and avoided of all sea travelers alive above any other place in the world.

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