From which Shakespearean work does the quote below come from and what are the circumstances in which it is spoken? Sitting on a bank, Weeping again the king my father's wrack, This music crept by me on the waters, Allaying both their fury and my passion With its sweet air.

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These lines that you cite come from the play The Tempest and are found in Act I, Scene 2 of that play.  They are spoken by the character Ferdinand.

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