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But the sonnets' accounts of "The heauen hewd
Saphir and the Opall" and their capacity to "blend / With obiects manyfold," also intimate an exchange of properties between the precious stones and other objects.
Nashe describes how in the midst of famine 'all the bushes and boughes, with or rounde about Jerusalem, were hewd
downe and feld, for me (like brute beasts) to browze on' (70).
took the virgin Truth, hewd
her lovely form into a thousand peeces, and scatter'd them to the four winds.