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GEORGE ROUTLEDGE & SONS, Broadway, Ludgate Hill.
ROMEO AND JULIET.
PERSONS REPRESENTED. ESCALUS, Prince of VERONA.
MERCUTIO, kirisman to the Prince, and BALTHASAR, servant to ROMEO. LADY MONTAGUE, wife to MONTAGUE.
LADY CAPULET, wife to CAPULET.
JULIET, daughter to CapulET. MONTAGUE, heads of two Houses, at friend to ROMEO.
ABRAM, servant to MONTAGUE.
Nurse to JULIET.
Citizens of VERONA ; several Men and
Women, Relations to both Houses ;
Chorus. Boy; Page to PARIS; Peter; Maskers, Guards, Watchmon, and
Doth, with their death, bury their parents' strije.
The fearful passage of their death-mark'd love,
And the continuance of their parents' rage,
Which, but their children's end, nought could remoz'e,
Is now the two hours' traffick of our stage;
The which if you with patient ears attend,
What here shall miss, our toil shall strive to mend.
SCENE I.-A Public Place.
ABR. Quarrel, sir ? no, sir,
SAM. Me they shall feel, while I am able to stand : Sam. But if you do, sir, I am for you ; I serve as SAM. Gregory, o'my word, we'll not carry coals. and, 'tis known, I am a pretty piece of flesh.
good a man as you. GRE. No, for then we should be colliers.
GRE. 'Tis well, thou art not fish; if thou hadst, ABR. No better.
Enter BENVOLIO, at a distance.
Enter ABRAM and another Servant of MONTAGUE. GRE. Say—better; here comes one of my master's Gre. But thou art not quickly moved to strike.
(Aside to SAMPSON. Sam. A dog of the house of Montague moves me.
Sam. My naked weapon is out ; quarrel, I will back kinsmen. thee.
SAM. Yes, better, sir. GRE. To move, is—to stir ; and to be valiant, is- Gre. How? turn thy back, and run?
ABR. You lie. to stand : therefore, if thou art moved, thou run'st away. Sam, Fear me not.
SAM. Draw, if you be men.—Gregory, remember SAM. A dog of that house shall move me to stand : Gre. No, marry; I fear thee !
thy swashing blow.
(They fight. I will take the wall of any man or maid of Montague's. Sam. Let us take the law of our sides ; let them
Ben. Part, fools; put up your swords; you know GRE. That shows thee a weak slave ; for the weak. begin.
not what you do.
[Beats down their suords. est goes to the wall. GRE. I will frown, as I pass by; and let them take
Enter TYBALT. Sam. True; and therefore women, being the weaker it as they list. vessels, are ever thrust to the wall : therefore I will Sam. Nay, as they dare. I will bite my thumb at Tyb. What, art thou drawn among these heartless push Montague's men from the wall, and thrust his them ; which is a disgrace to them, if they bear it.
Turn thee, Benvolio, look upon thy death.
Ben. I do but keep the peace ; put up thy sword,
Or manage it to part these men with me.
TYB. What, drawn, and talk of peace? I hate the
[Aside to GREGORY.
word, GRE. No.
As I hate hell, all Montagues, and thee :
Enter several Followers of both Houses, who join the
fray; then enter Citizens, with clubs:
maids to the wall.
maids ; I will cut off their heads.
Gre. The heads of the maids ? heads; take it in what sense thou wilt.