Act 3 - Scene 1
A room in Lucullus' house.
FLAMINIUS waiting. Enter a Servant to him
I have told my lord of you; he is coming down to you.
I thank you, sir.
Here's my lord.
[Aside] One of Lord Timon's men? a gift, I
warrant. Why, this hits right; I dreamt of a silver
basin and ewer
to-night. Flaminius, honest
Flaminius; you are very respectively welcome, sir.
Fill me some wine.
And how does that honourable, complete, free-hearted
gentleman of Athens, thy very bountiful good
His health is well sir.
I am right glad that his health is well, sir: and
what hast thou there under thy cloak, pretty Flaminius?
'Faith, nothing but an empty box, sir; which, in my
lord's behalf, I come to entreat your honour to
having great and instant occasion to
use fifty talents, hath sent to your lordship to
furnish him, nothing
doubting your present
La, la, la, la! 'nothing doubting,' says he? Alas,
good lord! a noble gentleman 'tis, if he would not
good a house. Many a time and often I ha'
dined with him, and told him on't, and come again to
to him, of purpose to have him spend less,
and yet he would embrace no counsel, take no warning
coming. Every man has his fault, and honesty
is his: I ha' told him on't, but I could ne'er get
Re-enter Servant, with wine
Please your lordship, here is the wine.
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