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Then the boy's fat l'envoy, the goose that you bought;
Arm. But tell me: how was there a Costard broken in a shin?
Moth. I will tell you sensibly.
Cost. Thou hast no feeling of it, Moth; I will
Arm. We will talk no more of this matter.
Cos. O, marry me to one Frances;-I smell some l'envoy, some goose, in this.
Arm. By my sweet soul, I mean, setting thee at liberty, enfreedoming thy person; thou wert immur'd, restrained, captivated, bound.
Cost. True, true; and now you will be my purga. tion, and let me loose.
131 Arm. I give thee thy liberty, set thee from durance ; and, in lieu thereof, impose on thee nothing but this: Bear this significant to the country maid Jaquenetta : there is remuneration ; [Giving him Money.) for the best ward of mine honour, is, rewarding my dependants. Moth, follow.
[Exit. Moth. Like the sequel, I, Signior Costard, adieu.
[ Exit. Cost. My sweet ounce of man's fiesh! my incony Jew!
139 Now will I look to liis remuneration. Remunerą,
tion! O, that's the Latin word for three farthings : three farthings--remuneration. What's the price of this inkle ? a penny :-No, I'll give you a remuneration : why, it carries it.--Remuneration !-why, it is a fairer name than French crown. I will never buy and sell out of this word.
Inter Biron. Biron. O, my good knave Costard! exceedingly well met.
Cost. Pray you, Sir, how much carnation ribbon may a man buy for a remuneration :
15 Biron. What is a remuneration ? Cost. Marry, Sir, half-penny farthing. Biron. O, why then, three-farthing-worth of silk. Cost. I thank your worship: God be with you.
Biron. O, stay, slave; I must employ thee :
Cost. When would you have it done, sir?
Cost. I will come to your worship to-morrow morning.
Biron. It must be done this afternoon. Hark, slave, it is but this ; The princess comes to hynt here in the park, Dij
And in her train there is a gentle lady: When tongues speak sweetly, then they name her name,
170 And Rosaline they call her; ask for her; And to her sweet hand see thou do commend This seal'd-up counsel. There's thy guerdon; go.
[Gives him Money. Cost. Guerdon,–0 sweet guerdon! better than remuneration ; eleven-pence farthing better : Most sweet guerdon!--I will do it, sir, in print.-Guerdon-remuneration.
[Exit. Biron. O!-And I, forsooth, in love! I, that have been love's whip; A very beadle to a humourous sigh ;
180 A critic; nay, a night-watch constable; A domineering pedant o'er the boy, Than whom no mortal so magnificent ! This wimpled, whining, purblind, wayward boy ; This signior Junio's giant-dwarf, Dan Cupid; Regent of love-rhimes, lord of folded arms, The anointed sovereign of sighs and groans, Liege of all loiterers and malecontents, Dread prince of plackets, king of codpieces, Sole imperator, and great general Of trotting paritors,--O my little heart ! "And I to be a corporal of field, And wear his colours like a tumbler's hoop! What? what? I love! I sue! I seek a wife! A woman, that is like a German clock, Still a repairing; ever out of frame;
And never going aright, being a watch,
A Pavilion in the Park near the Palace, Enter the
Princess, ROSALINE, MARIA, KATHARINE, Lords, Attendants, and a Forester.
A s that the king, that spurr'd his horse so hard Against the steep uprising of the hill ?
Boyet. I know not; but, I think, it was not he.
Prin. Whoe'er he was, he shew'd a mounting mind, Well, lords, to-day we shall have our dispatch Diij
On Saturday we will return to France.
· For. Here by, upon the edge of yonder coppice;
Prin. I thank my beauty ; I am fair that shoot,
For; Pardon me, madam, for I meant not so.
O short-liv'd pride ! Not fair ? alack for woe !
For. Yes, madam, fair.
Prin. Nay, never paint me now;
[Giving him Money,