The Temple Shakespeare Volume 34
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1899 edition. Excerpt: ... could not else be I should prove so base To sue and be denied such common grace: My wounds ache at you. Pirst Sen. Do you dare our anger? 'Tis in few words, but spacious in effect; We banish thee for ever. Alcil1. Banish me! Banish your dotage; banish usury, That makes the senate ugly. TOO First Sen. If, after two days' shine, Athens contain thee, Attend our weightier judgement. And, not to swell our spirit, He shall be executed presently. Exeunt Senators. Alcib. Now the gods keep you old enough, that you may live Only in bone, that none may look on you! I 'm worse than mad: I have kept back their foes, While they have told their money and let out Their coin upon large interest, I myself Rich only in large hurts. All those for this? la this the balsam that the usuring senate no Pours into captains' wounds? Banishment! It comes not ill; I hate not to be banish' d; It is a cause worthy my spleen and fury, That I may strike at Athens. I '11 cheer up My discontented troops, and lay for hearts. 'Tis honour with most lands to be at odds; Soldiers should brook as little wrongs as gods. Exit. Scene VI. A banqueting-room in Timon' s house. Musk. Tables set out: Servants attending. Enter divers Lords, Senators and others, at several doors. First Lord. The good time of day to you, sir. Sec. Lord. I also wish it to you. I think this hon-ourable lord did but try us this other day. F1rst Lord. Upon that were my thoughts tiring when we encountered: I hope it is not so low with him as he made it seem in the trial of his several friends. Sec. Lord. It should not be, by the persuasion of his new feasting. First Lord. I should think so: he hath sent me an 10 earnest inviting, which many my near occasions did urge me to put off; but he hath con-jured me...
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