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  • Title: Henry V (Quarto 1, 1600)
  • Editor: James D. Mardock
  • ISBN: 978-1-55058-409-7

    Copyright James D. Mardock. This text may be freely used for educational, non-profit purposes; for all other uses contact the Editor.
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Editor: James D. Mardock
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    Henry V (Quarto 1, 1600)

    The Chronicle Historie
    Allice. La main madam de han.
    Kate. E da bras.
    1340Allice. De arma madam.
    Kate. Le main da han la bras de arma.
    1331.1Allice. Owye madam.
    1350Kate. E Coman sa pella vow la menton a la coll.
    Allice. De neck, e de cin, madam.
    Kate. E de neck, e de cin, e de code.
    1341.1Allice. De cudie ma foy Ie oblye, mais Ie remembre,
    1335Le tude, o de elbo madam.
    1360Kate. Ecowte Ie rehersera, towt cella que Iac apoandre,
    De han, de arma, de neck, du cin, e de bilbo.
    1360.1Allice. De elbo madam.
    Kate. O Iesu, Iea obloye ma foy, ecoute Ie recontera
    De han, de arma, de neck, de cin, e de elbo, e ca bon.
    1355Allice. Ma foy madam, vow parla au se bon Angloys
    Asie vous aues ettue en Englatara.
    Kate. Par la grace de deu an pettie tanes, Ie parle milleur
    Coman se pella vou le peid e le robe.
    Allice. Le foot, e le con.
    Kate. Le fot, e le con, ô Iesu! Ie ne vew poinct parle,
    Sie plus deuant le che cheualires de franca,
    Pur one million ma foy.
    Allice. Madam, de foote, e le con.
    Kate. O et ill ausie, ecowte Allice, de han, de arma,
    De neck, de cin, le foote, e de con.
    1375Allice. Cet fort bon madam.
    Kate. Aloues a diner.
    Exit omnes.

    Enter King of France Lord Constable, the Dolphin,
    and Burbon.

    1380King. Tis certaine he is past the Riuer Some.
    Con. Mordeu ma via: Shall a few spranes of vs,
    The