The Works of William Shakespeare; In Thirty-Nine Volumes, Edited from the Original Texts, by H. Arthur Doubleday, with the Assistance of T. Gregory Foster and Robert Elson Volume 33
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. 1893 edition. Excerpt: ...O g0ds, ---the senators of Athens, together with the common lag of people, -what is amiss in them, you gods, make suitable for destruction. For these my present friends, as they are to me nothing, so in nothing bless them, and to nothing are they welcome. Uncover, dogs, and lap. 85 The dishes uneovered, are full of warm water. Some speak. What does his lordship mean? Some other. I know not. Tim. May you a better feast never behold, You knot of mouth-friends! smoke and luke-warm water Is your perfection. This is Timon's last; go Who stuck and spangled you with fiatteries, Washes it ofl', and sprinkles in your faces Throwing water in their faees. Your reeking villany. Live loathed, and long, Most smiling, smooth, detested parasites, Courteous destroyers, affable wolves, meek bears, 95 Timon of Athens. III. 6. You fools of fortune, trencher-friends, time's flies, Cap-and-knee slaves, vapours, and minute-jacks! Of man and beast the infinite malady Crust you quite o'er! What, dost thou go? 99 Soft! take thy physic first--thou too--and thou: -Stay, I will lend thee money, borrow none. Throws the dishes at them and drives them out. What, all in motion? Henceforth be no feast, Whereat a villain 's not a welcome guest. Burn, house! sink Athens! henceforth hated be 1o4 Of Timon, man and all humanity. Exit. Re-enter the Lords and Senators. First Lord. How now, my lords? See. Lord. Know you the quality of Lord Timon's fury? Third Lord. Push! did you see my cap? Fourth Lord. I have lost my gown. no Third Lord. He 's but a mad lord, and nought but humour sways him. He gave me a jewel the other day, and now he has beat it out of my hat. Did you see my jewel? Third Lord. Did you see my cap? 115 See. Lord. Here 'tis. Fourth Lord. Here lies my gown....
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