Act 2 - Scene 4
London. The Boar's-head Tavern in Eastcheap.
Enter two Drawers
What the devil hast thou brought there? apple-johns?
thou knowest Sir John cannot endure an apple-
Mass, thou sayest true. The prince once set a dish
of apple-johns before him, and told him there were
more Sir Johns, and, putting off his hat, said
'I will now take my leave of these six dry, round,
knights.' It angered him to the
heart: but he hath forgot that.
Why, then, cover, and set them down: and see if
thou canst find out Sneak's noise; Mistress
would fain hear some music. Dispatch: the
room where they supped is too hot; they'll come in straight.
Sirrah, here will be the prince and Master Poins
anon; and they will put on two of our jerkins and
Sir John must not know of it: Bardolph
hath brought word.
By the mass, here will be old Utis: it will be an
I'll see if I can find out Sneak.
Enter MISTRESS QUICKLY and DOLL TEARSHEET
I' faith, sweetheart, methinks now you are in an
excellent good temperality: your pulsidge beats as
as heart would desire; and your
colour, I warrant you, is as red as any rose, in good
truth, la! But, i' faith,
you have drunk too much
canaries; and that's a marvellous searching wine,
and it perfumes the blood ere
one can say 'What's
this?' How do you now?
Better than I was: hem!
Why, that's well said; a good heart's worth gold.
Lo, here comes Sir John.
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