Jealousy is the Green-Eyed Monster
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Jealousy is the Green-Eyed Monster

Shakespeare originally coined the phrase “jealousy is a green-eyed monster” but it’s so widely circulated that today the expression has passed into common speech.  Why has this image endured for centuries?  What spared this characterization from fading into oblivion when so many others slipped into the dusty cracks of history?   I suspect it’s because no other writer … Continue reading