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My fortunes to your service, which are here
thereon : His execution sworn. Pol.
I do believe thee:
Cam. It is in mine authority, to command
Enter Hermione, Mamillius, and Ladies. Her. Take the boy to you: he so troubles me, 'Tis past enduring. i Lady.
Come, my gracious lord.
No, I'll none of you. 1 Lady. Why, my sweet lord? · Mam. You'll kiss me hard; and speak to me as if I were a baby still.--I love you better.
2 Lady. And why so, my good lord?
Not for because
Who taught you this? Mam. I learn'd it out of women's faces.-Pray
now What colour are your eye-brows? i Lady.
Blue, my lord. | Mam. Nay, that's a mock: I have seen a lady's
nose That has been blue, but not her eye-brows. 2 Lady.
Hark ye: The queen, your mother, rounds apace: we shall Present our services to a fine new prince, One of these days; and then you'd wanton with us, If we would have you. 1 Lady.
She is spread of late Into a goodly bulk: Good time encounter her!
Her. What wisdom stirs amongst you? Come,
Merry, or sad, shall't be?
A sad tale's best for winter:
Let's have that, sir. Come on, sit down:-Come on, and do your best To fright me with your sprites : you're powerful
at it. . Mam. There was a man, · Her..
Nay, come, sit down; then on. Mam. Dwelt by a church-yard ;-) will tell it
softly; . Yon crickets shall not hear it. Her.
Coine on then, And give't me in mine ear.
Enter LeonTES, ANTIGONUS, Lords, and Others. Leon. Was he met there? his train ? Camillo
How bless'd am I
2 In my just censure? in my true opinion?] Censure, in the time of our author, was generally used (as in this instance) for judgment, opinion.
s Alach, for lesser knowledge!] That is, O that my knowledge were less.
A spider steep'd, and one may drink; depart,
i Lord. By his great authority;
I know't too well.
What is this? sport?
But I'd say, he had not,
4 A spider steep'd,] Spiders were esteemed venomous. s h efts:] Hefts are heavings, what is heaved up. 6 He has discover'd my design, and I
Remain a pinch'd thing;] The sense, I think, is, He hath now discovered my design, and I am treated as a mere child's baby, a thing pinched out of clouts, a puppet for them to move and actuate as they please. HEATH.
And, I'll be sworn, you would believe my saying,
You, my lords, i. Look on her, mark her well; be but about
To say, she is a goodly lady, and
Should a villain say so,
You have mistook, my lady,
7 will sear -] i. e. will stigmatize or brand as infamous. * A federary -] i. e. confederate.