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Which lines from the play exemplify the importance of dreams to creating the atmosphere of magic and incredulous possibility?


Four days will quickly steep themselves in night;
Four nights will quickly dream away the time;


If we shadows have offended,
Think but this, and all is mended,
That you have but slumber'd here
While these visions did appear.
And this weak and idle theme,
No more yielding but a dream,


The iron tongue of midnight hath told twelve:
Lovers, to bed; 'tis almost fairy time.
I fear we shall out-sleep the coming morn
As much as we this night have overwatch'd.


What hast thou done? thou hast mistaken quite
And laid the love-juice on some true-love's sight:
Of thy misprision must perforce ensue
Some true love turn'd and not a false turn'd true.


Are you sure that we are awake? It seems to me
That yet we sleep, we dream.
Do not you think
The duke was here, and bid us follow him?

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