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MEASURE FOR MEASURE,
J. P. KEMBLE;
AND NOW FIRST PUBLISHED AS IT IS ACTED AT
THE THEATRE ROYAL
PRINTED FOR J. RIDGWAY, YORK STREET, ST. JAMES'S SQUARE;
AND SOLD IN THE THEATRE,
[Price Two Shillings.]
MEASURE FOR MEASURE.
The Duke's Palace.
The Duke, ESCALUS, FREDERICK, and LEOPOLD, discovered.
Escal. My lord.
Duke. Of government the properties to unfold, Would seem in me to affect speech and discourse; Since I am put to know, that your own science Exceeds, in that, the lists of all advice
My strength can give you :
The nature of our people,
Our city's institutions, and the terms.
For common justice, you are as pregnant in,
That we remember: There is our commission,
I say, bid come before us Angelo.
Lent him our terror, dress'd him with our love;
Of our own power:-What think you of it?