The Shakspearian Reader; A Collection Of The Most Approved Plays Of Shakspeare Carefully Revised…

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byWilliam Shakespeare

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1849 Excerpt: ...shrift This afternoon; And there she shall at friar Laurence' cell Be shriv'd, and married. Here is for thy pains. Nurse. No, truly, sir; not a penny. Exeunt Mercctio, and Benvolio. Nurse. This afternoon, sir 1 well, she shall be there. Rom. Farewell!--Commend me to thy lady. Nurse. Ay, a thousand times.--Peter! Peter. Anon? Nurse. Peter, take my fan, and go before. SCENE V.--Capulet's Garden. Enter Juliet. Jul. The clock struck nine, when I did send the nurse; In half an hour she promis'd to return. Perchance, she cannot meet him:--that's not so.--O, she is lame! love's heralds should be thoughts, Which ten times faster glide than the sun's beams. Now is the sun upon the highmost hill Of this day's journey; and from nine till twelve Is three long hours,--yet she is not come. Had she affections, and warm youthful blood, She'd be as swift in motion as a ball. Enter Nurse. O, she comes!--O honey nurse, what news? Now, good sweet nurse,--O! why look'st thou Bo sad 1 Though news be sad, yet tell them merrily;--If good, thou sham'st the music of sweet news By playing it to me with so sour a face. Nurse. I am aweary, give me leave a while;--Fye, how my bones ache! What a jaunt have I had! Jul. I would, thou hadst my bones, and I thy news: Nay, come, I pray thee, speak;--good, good nurse, speak. Nurse. What haste? can you not stay a while? Do you not see, that I am out of breath? Jul. How art thou out of breath, when thou hast breath To say to me--that thou art out of breath? The excuse, that thou dost make in this delay, Is longer than the tale thou dost excuse. Is thy news good, or bad? answer to that; Say either, and I'll stay the circumstance: Let me be satisfied, Is't good or bad? Nurse. Well, you have made a simple choice; you know not how to choose a man.--...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1849 Excerpt: ...shrift This afternoon; And there she shall at friar Laurence' cell Be shriv'd, and married. Here is for thy pains. Nurse. No, tr...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:188 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.4 inPublished:May 7, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217371183

ISBN - 13:9780217371186

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