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Author: William Shakespeare
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Two Noble Kinsmen (Quarto, 1634)


The Two Noble Kinsmen.
Has made so faire a choice.
Daugh. Doe you thinke hee'l have me?
2960Doctor. Yes without doubt.
Daugh. Doe you thinke so too?
Iaylor. Yes.
Daugh. We shall have many children: Lord, how y'ar
My Palamon I hope will grow too finely
2965Now he's at liberty: Alas poore Chicken
He was kept downe with hard meate, and ill lodging
But ile kisse him up againe.
Enter a Messenger.
Mess. What doe you here, you'l loose the noblest sight
2970That ev'r was seene.
Iaylor. Are they i'th Field?
Mess. They are
You beare a charge there too.
Iaylor. Ile away straight
2975I must ev'n leave you here.
Doctor. Nay wee'l goe with you,
I will not loose the Fight.
Iaylor. How did you like her?
Doctor. Ile warrant you within these 3. or 4 daies
2980Ile make her right againe. You must not from her
But still preserve her in this way.
Wooer. I will
Doc. Lets get her in.
Wooer. Come sweete wee'l goe to dinner
2985And then weele play at Cardes.
Daugh. And shall we kisse too?
Wooer. A hundred times
Daugh. And twenty.
Wooer. I and twenty.
2990Daugh. And then wee'l sleepe together.
Doc. Take her offer.
Wooer. Yes marry will we.
Daugh. But you shall not hurt me.
Wooer. I will not sweete.
2995Daugh. If you doe (Love) ile cry.
Florish Exeunt.
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