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Ant. S. This purse of ducats I received from you, And Dromio my man did bring them me. I see, we still did meet each other's man, And I was ta'en for him, and he for me; And thereupon these errors are arose.
Ant. E. These ducats pawn I for my father here. Duke. It shall not need; thy father hath his life. Cour. Sir, I must have that diamond from you. Ant. E. There, take it; and much thanks for my good cheer.
Abb. Renowned duke, vouchsafe to take the pains To go with us into the abbey here,
And hear at large discoursed all our fortunes :-
The duke, my husband, and my children both,
Go to a gossip's feast, and go with me ;
After so long grief such nativity!
Duke. With all my heart, I'll gossip at this feast. [Exeunt Duke, Abbess, Egeon, Courtezan, Merchant, Angelo, and Attendants.
Addressing the two Dromios, who were born on the same
day with their masters.
Dro. S. Master, shall I fetch your stuff 1 from ship-board ?
Ant. E. Dromio, what stuff of mine hast thou embark'd?
Dro. S. Your goods, that lay at host, sir, in the Centaur.
Ant. S. He speaks to me. I am your master,
Come, go with us; we 'll look to that anon :
[Exeunt Ant. S. and E. Adr. and Luc. Dro. S. There is a fat friend at your master's house,
That kitchen'd me for you to-day at dinner :
Dro. E. Methinks, you are my glass, and not my brother.
I see by you, I am a sweet-faced youth.
Dro. S. Not I, sir; you are my elder.
Dro. E. That's a question: how shall we try it? Dro. S. We'll draw cuts for the senior: till then, lead thou first.
Dro. E. Nay, then thus:
We came into the world like brother and brother;
And now let's go hand in hand, not one before an[Exeunt.
END OF VOL. II.