The Plays and Poems Volume 7

The Plays and Poems Volume 7

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1844 edition. Excerpt: ...out! out! I 'll conjure you, I 'll fortune-tell you. Exit Falstaff. Mrs. Page. Are you not ashamed? I think, you have killed the poor woman. Mrs. Ford. Nay, he will do it.--'T is a goodly credit for you. Ford. Hang her, witch! Eva. By yea and no, I think, the 'oman is a witch indeed: I like not when a 'oman has a great peard; I spy a great peard under her muffler. Ford. Will you follow, gentlemen? I beseech you, follow: see but the issue of my jealousy. If I cry out thus upon no trail, never trust me when I open again. Page. Let's obey his humour a little farther. Come, gentlemen. Exeunt Ford, Page, Shallow, and Evans. Mrs. Page. Trust me, he beat him most pitifully. Mrs. Ford. Nay, by the mass, that he did not; he beat him most unpitifully, niethought. Mrs. Page. I 'll have the cudgel hallowed, and hung o'er the altar: it hath done meritorious service. Mrs. Ford. What think you? May we, with the warrant of womanhood, and the witness of a good conscience, pursue him with any farther revenge? Mrs. Page. The spirit of wantonness is, sure, scared out ol him: if the devil have him not in fee simple, with fine and recovery, he will never, I think, in the way of waste, attempt us again. Mrs. Ford. Shall we tell our husbands how we have served him? Mrs. Page. Yes, by all means; if it be but to scrape the figures out of your husband's brains. If they can find in their hearts the poor unvirtuous fat knight shall be any farther afflicted, we two will still be the ministers. Mrs. Ford. I '11 warrant, they '11 have him publicly shamed, and, methinks, there would be no period to the jest. Should he not be publicly shamed? Mrs. Page. Come, to the forge with it, then shape it: I would not have things cool. _Exeunt. SCENE IIL A Room in the Garter Inn. Enter Host...
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  • Paperback | 166 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 9mm | 308g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1236613384
  • 9781236613387