Indeed she is.
By your leave, sir: I am sick till I see her.
Exeunt MISTRESS PAGE and ROBIN
Has Page any brains? hath he any eyes? hath he any
thinking? Sure, they sleep; he hath no use of
Why, this boy will carry a letter twenty mile, as
easy as a cannon will shoot point-blank twelve
He pieces out his wife's inclination; he
gives her folly motion and advantage: and now she's
going to my
wife, and Falstaff's boy with her. A
man may hear this shower sing in the wind. And
Falstaff's boy with
her! Good plots, they are laid;
and our revolted wives share damnation together.
Well; I will take him, then
torture my wife, pluck
the borrowed veil of modesty from the so seeming
Mistress Page, divulge Page
himself for a secure and
wilful Actaeon; and to these violent proceedings all
my neighbours shall cry aim.
The clock gives me my cue, and my assurance bids me
search: there I shall find Falstaff: I shall be
praised for this than mocked; for it is as
positive as the earth is firm that Falstaff is
there: I will go.
Enter PAGE, SHALLOW, SLENDER, Host, SIR HUGH EVANS, DOCTOR CAIUS, and RUGBY
SHALLOW, PAGE, &C
Well met, Master Ford.
Trust me, a good knot: I have good cheer at home;
and I pray you all go with me.
I must excuse myself, Master Ford.
And so must I, sir: we have appointed to dine with
Mistress Anne, and I would not break with her for
money than I'll speak of.
We have lingered about a match between Anne Page and
my cousin Slender, and this day we shall have
I hope I have your good will, father Page.
You have, Master Slender; I stand wholly for you:
but my wife, master doctor, is for you altogether.
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