Note: Timon's last feast

See Shakespeare's Timon of Athens, in which the rich Athenian invites his former friends who have deserted him to a banquet, only to serve them warm water ("Uncover, dogs, and lap" []). He then retires to a misanthrope's cave outside the city.

[External link: the complete play]


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