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Because their breathes with fweet meats tainted are:
And then dreames he of fmelling out a fute,
Of healthes fiue fadome deepe, and then anon
This is that Mab that makes maids lie on their backes,
And proues them women of good cariage.
This is the verie Mab that plats the manes of horses in the night,
And plats the Elfelocks in foule fluttish haire,
Which once vntangled much misfortune breedes.
Rom. Peace, peace, thou talkft of nothing.
Which are the children of an idle braine,
And more inconftant than the winde,
Which wooes euen now the frofe bowels of the north,
And being angred puffes away in haste,
Turning his face to the dew-dropping fouth.
Ben. Come, come, this winde doth blow vs from ouríelues, Supper is done and we fhall come too late.
Ro. I feare too earlie, for my minde mifgiues
But he that hath the fteerage of my course
Enter old Capulet with the ladies.
Capu. Welcome gentlemen, welcome gentlemen,
Nay fit, nay fit, good cofen Capulet :
Tis fince the mariage of Lucentio,
Come Pentecoft as quicklie as it will,
Some fiue and twentie yeares, and then we maskt.
Rom. What ladie is that that doth inrich the hand
Of yonder knight? Ofhee doth teach the torches to burne bright!
Did my heart bue till now? Forfweare it fight,
Tib. This by his voice fhould be a Mountague,
Ca. Why how now cofen, wherefore ftorm you fo.
A villaine that is hether come in spight,
To mocke at our folemnitie this night.
Ca. Young Romeo is it not?
Ti. It is that villaine Romeo.
Ca. Let him alone, he beares him like a portly gentleman, And to fpeake truth, Verona brags of him,
As of a vertuous and well gouern'd youth :
I would not for the wealth of all this towne,
Ti. It fits when fuch a villaine is a guest,
Ile not indure him.
Ca. He fhal be indured, goe to I fay, he fhall, Am I the master of the house or you?
You'le not indure him? God fhall mend my foule
You'le fet cocke a hoope, you'le be the man.
Ti. Vncle tis a fhame.
Ca. Goe too, you are a faucie knaue.
This tricke will feath you one day I know what.
Well faid my hartes: be quiet:
More light ye knaue, or I will make you quiet.
Tibalt. Patience perforce with wilfull choller meeting,
Now feeming fweet, conuert to bitter gall.
Rom. If I prophane with my vnworthie hand,
Juli. Good pilgrime you doe wrong your hand too much,
Which mannerly deuotion fhewes in this :
For faints haue hands which holy palmers touch,
Rom. Haue not faints lips, and holy palmers too?
Ro. Why then faire faint, let lips do what hands doo,
Iu. Saints doe not mooue though: grant nor praier forfake. Ro. Then mooue not till my praiers effect I take. Thus from my lips, by yours my fin is purgde.
Iu. Then haue my lips the fin that they haue tooke. Ro. Sinne from my lips, O trefpaffe sweetly vrgde! Giue me my finne againe.
Iu. You kiffe by the booke.
Nurfe. Madame your mother calles.
Rom. What is her mother?
Nurfe. Marrie batcheler her mother is the ladie houfe, and a good lady, and a wife, and a vertuous. her daughter that you talkt withall, I tell you, he that can lay hold of her fhall haue the chinkes.
Rom. Is the a Mountague? Oh deare account, My life is my foes thrall.
Ca. Nay gentlemen prepare not to be gone, We haue a trifling foolish banquet towards.
They whisper in his eare.
I pray you let me intreat you. Is it fo?
Iul. Nurse, what is yonder gentleman ?
Iul. Whats he that now is going out of dore?
Nur. That as I thinke is yong Petruchio.
Iul. Whats he that followes there that would not dance?
"Nur. I know not.
lul Goe learne his name, if he be maried,
My graue is like to be my wedding bed.
Nur. His name is Romeo and a Mountague, the onely fonne of your great enemie.
Iul. My onely loue fprung from my onely hate,
That I fhould loue a loathed enemie.
Nurfe. Whats this? whats that?
Iul. Nothing nurfe but a rime I learnt euen now of one I dancft with.
Nurfe. Come your mother staies for you, Ile goe along with Exeunt. you.
Enter Romeo alone.
Ro. Shall I goe forward and my heart is here?
Enter Benuolio Mercutio.
Ben. Romeo, my cofen Romeo.
Mer. Doeft thou heare he is wife,
Vpon my life he hath ftolne him home to bed.