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FALSTAFF [To the web page] Pay the musicians, sirrah. Farewell, hostess. Farewell, Doll. you spot, my strong wenches, how males of advantage are wanted. The undeserver could sleep while the fellow of motion is named on. Farewell, strong wenches. If I be no longer despatched away publish, i'm going to see you back ere i'm going. DOLL i can't communicate. If my center be now not able to burst - good, candy Jack, have a care of thyself. 348 posts messengers 355 south south wind 356 Borne encumbered 363 shortly immediately 364 remain watch for 369 submit posthaste, quick FALSTAFF Farewell, farewell. [Exeunt Falstaff and Bardolph. ] HOSTESS good, fare thee good. i've got identified thee those twenty-nine years, come peasecod-time, yet an hon ester and truer-hearted guy - good, fare thee good. BARDOLPH [Within] Mistress Tearsheet! HOSTESS What’s the problem? BARDOLPH [Within] Bid Mistress Tearsheet come to my grasp. HOSTESS O, run, Doll, run. Run, stable Doll. Come. [To Bardolph inside of] She comes blubbered. Yea, will you come back, Doll? Exeunt. ❧ III. 1 input the King in his nightgown, on my own [with a Page]. KINGGo name the Earls of Surrey and of Warwick. yet, ere they arrive, bid them o’erread those letters And good give some thought to of them. Make strong pace. [Exit web page. ] what percentage thousand of my poorest matters Are at this hour asleep! O sleep, O light sleep, Nature’s gentle nurse, how have I frighted thee, That thou not more wilt weigh my eyelids down And steep my senses in forgetfulness? Why fairly, sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee And hushed with humming night-flies to thy shut eye, Than within the perfumed chambers of the good, below the canopies of expensive country, 375 peasecod-time early summer time, while sweetpeas bloom and are in pod 382 blubbered weeping III. 1 King Henry’s palace nine cribs hovels 10 uneasy pallets uncomfortable beds; thee thyself 12 nice noble individuals thirteen nation beauty And lulled with sound of sweetest melody? O thou uninteresting god, why liest thou with the vile In loathsome beds, and leavest the kingly sofa A watch-case or a standard ’larum-bell? Wilt thou upon the excessive and giddy mast Seal up the shipboy’s eyes, and rock his brains In cradle of the impolite imperious surge And within the visitation of the winds, Who take the ruffian billows by way of the head, Curling their large heads and placing them With deafening clamor within the slippery clouds, That, with the hurly, dying itself awakes? Canst thou, O partial sleep, supply thy repose To the rainy sea son in an hour so impolite, And within the calmest and so much stillest evening, With all home equipment and capability besides, Deny it to a king? Then satisfied low, lie down! Uneasy lies the pinnacle that wears a crown. input Warwick, Surrey, and Sir John Blunt. WARWICKMany sturdy morrows in your majesty! KINGIs it stable morrow, lords? WARWICK’Tis one o’clock, and previous. KINGWhy, then, solid morrow to you all, my lords. have you ever learn o’er the letters that I despatched you? WARWICKWe have, my liege. KINGThen you understand the physique of our country How foul it's, what rank illnesses develop, And with what probability, close to the guts of it.