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CHARACTER OF A NOBLE COURTIER. In his youth He had the wit, which I can
well observe To-day in our young lords; but they may jest. Till their own scorn
return to them unnoted, Ere they can hide their levity in honour. So like a courtier,
She is young, wise, fair; In these to nature she's immediate heir; And these breed
honour: that is honour's scorn, Which challenges itself as honour's born, And is
not like the sire: Honours best thrive, When rather from our acts we them derive ...
The honour of a maid is her name; and no legacy is so rich as honesty. ADVICE
TO YOUNG WOMEN, Beware of them, Diana; their promises, enticements, oaths,
tokens, and all these engines of lust, are not the things they go undert: many a ...
CHASTITY, Mine honour's such a ring: My chastity's the jewel of our house,
Bequeathed down from many ancestors; Which were the greatest obloquy i'the
world In me to lose. - LIFE CHEQUERED. The web of our life is of a mingledyarn,
Then, a soldier; Full of strange oaths, and bearded like the pard, Jealous in
honour, sudden" and quick in quarrel, Seeking the bubble reputation Even in the
cannon's mouth. And then, the justice; In fair round belly, with good capon lin'd,
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