1 Edward IV

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          <title>Heywood, Thomas, d. 1641 :  :  Edward IV, part i (1599)</title>
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    <publisher>Thomas Heywood, d. 1641 (1574?-1641) The first part of King Edward the Fourth 
      [in, The First And Second partes of King Edward the Fourth. 
      Containing His mery pastime with the Tanner of Tamwoorth, 
      as also his loue to fayre Mistresse Shoare, her great promotion, fall and misery, 
      and lastly the lamentable death of both her and her husband. 
      Likewise the besiedging of London, by the bastarde Falconbridge, 
      and the valiant defence of the same by the Lord Maior and the cittizens. 
      As it hath diuers times beene publiquely played by the Right Honorable the Earle of Derby his seruants] 
      London 
      Imprinted ... by I. W. for Iohn Oxenbridge [etc.] 1599 
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    <pubPlace>London</pubPlace>
    <date>1599</date>
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        <p> STC 13341</p>
        <p> Play details
        
        Edward IV, part i. 
        Genre: History. 
        Date first published: 1599. 
        Date first performed: 1592-1599
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<name id="A">Duchess of York</name>
<name id="B">King Edward IV</name>
<name id="C">Queen</name>
<name id="D">Jane Shore</name>
<name id="E">Lord Howard</name>
<name id="F">Sir Thomas Sellinger</name>
<name id="G">Master Shore</name>
<name id="H">Mayor</name>
<name id="I">Spicing</name>
<name id="J">Smoke</name>
<name id="K">Chub</name>
<name id="L">Iosseline</name>
<name id="M">Vrswicker, the Recorder</name>
<name id="N">Hobbs, the Tanner</name>
<name id="O">Messenger</name>
<name id="P">Miller</name>
<name id="Q">Falconbridge</name>
<name id="R">1 Prentice</name>
<name id="S">2 Prentice</name>
<name id="T">Nell</name>
<name id="U">1 Huntsman</name>
<name id="V">2 Huntsman</name>
<name id="W">Frances Emersley</name>
<name id="X">Combined voice</name>
<name id="Y">Dudgeon</name>
<name id="Z">Unknown</name>
<name id="AA">Officer of the Mayor</name>
<name id="AB">Harry Morton</name>
<name id="AC">Head/executioner</name>
<name id="AD">Captain of the Isle of Wight</name>
<name id="AE">Humphrey Bowes</name>
<name id="AF">Master Aston</name>
<name id="AG">Hadland</name>
<name id="AH">Robert Goodfellow</name>
<name id="AI">Harry Grudgen</name>
<name id="AJ">Mistress Blage</name>
<name id="AK">Boy</name>
<name id="AL">Waterman</name>
<name id="AM">Thomas Aire</name>
<name id="AN">Palmer</name>
<name id="AO">Jockie</name>
<name id="AP">Rufford</name>
<name id="AQ">Widow</name>
<name id="AR">Master of St Katherines</name>

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          <stage>Enter King Edward, the Dutches of Yorke, the Queen,
the Lord Howard, and Sir Thomas Sellinger.</stage>
          <sp who="A"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Dutchesse.</speaker>
            <p>
            
          <emph rend="SMCAPGO"><reg orig="Sonne">Son</reg></emph>, I tell ye you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> done you know not what:

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King:</speaker><p>
            
            I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> married a woman, else I am <reg orig="deceaued">deceived</reg> mother.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="A"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Dutch.</speaker>
            
            <l> Married a woman? married indeed, </l>

            <l> Here is a marriage <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="befittes">befits</reg> a king: </l>

            <l> It is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="maruaile">marvel</reg> it was done <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> haste, </l>

            <l> Here is a <reg orig="Bridall">Bridal</reg> and with hell <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="boote">boot</reg>, </l>

            <l> You <reg orig="haue">have</reg> made <reg orig="worke">work</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Faith mother some <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="indeede">indeed</reg>, but ere long

              you shall see <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> make <reg orig="worke">work</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> an <reg orig="heyre">heir</reg> <reg orig="apparant">apparent</reg> I doubt

              not, nay, nay; come, come, Gods <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">will</seg> what chiding still?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="A"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Dutch.</speaker><p>
            
            
              O God <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <reg orig="ere">ever</reg> I <reg orig="liude">lived</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see this day.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> my faith mother, I hope you shall see the night

              too, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the morning I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="bee">be</reg> <reg orig="bolde">bold</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="bidde">bid</reg> you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the

              <reg orig="Christning">Christening</reg>, Grandmother, and Godmother <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> a Prince of

              Wales, <reg orig="tutte">tut</reg> mother, <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> a stirring world.

            
          </p></sp>
          <sp who="A"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Dutch.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Haue">Have</reg> you sent <emph rend="ROMAN">Warwicke</emph> into <emph rend="ROMAN">France</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> this?

            

          </p></sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my faith mother I sent <emph rend="ROMAN">Warwicke</emph> into

              <emph rend="ROMAN">France</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> an other, but this <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> chance being nearer hand,

              and <reg orig="comming">coming</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the way I cannot tell how, <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> concluded,

              and now (as you see) are going about <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> get a young king.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="A"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Dutch.</speaker>
            
            <l> But tell me <reg orig="sonne">son</reg> how <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> you <reg orig="answere">answer</reg> this? </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Ist">Is it</reg> possible your rash <reg orig="vnlawful">unlawful</reg> act, </l>

            <l> Should not breed <reg orig="mortall">mortal</reg> hate betwixt the <reg orig="Realmes">Realms</reg>? </l>

            <l> What may the French king <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> when he shall <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> whilst you send <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="entreate">entreat</reg> about his daughter, </l>

            <l> Basely <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> take a <reg orig="subiect">subject</reg> of your <reg orig="owne">own</reg>? </l>

            <l> What may the <reg orig="Princesse">Princess</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Bona</emph> <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> of this? </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">Our</seg> noble <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Warwicke</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> great Lord, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> <reg orig="Center-shaking">Centre-shaking</reg> thunderclap of <reg orig="warre">war</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> a <reg orig="Colum">Column</reg> <reg orig="propt">propped</reg> the house of Yorke: </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="boare">bore</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> white Rose <reg orig="brauely">bravely</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his top, </l>

            <l> When he shall <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> his embassage <reg orig="abusde">abused</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> this but made an instrument <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> you, </l>

            <l> I know his <reg orig="soule">soul</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> blush within his <reg orig="bosome">bosom</reg>, </l>

            <l> And shame <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> sit <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Scarlet <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> his Brow, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> his <reg orig="honor">honour</reg> <reg orig="toucht">touched</reg> with this <reg orig="foule">foul</reg> blemish, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Sonne">Son</reg>, <reg orig="Sonne">Son</reg> I tell you <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is done <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> you, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg> yet the child <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> is <reg orig="vnborne">unborn</reg> shall rue. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Tush mother you are <reg orig="deceiude">deceived</reg>, all true <reg orig="subiectes">subjects</reg>

              shall <reg orig="haue">have</reg> cause <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> God, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> their king <reg orig="borne">born</reg> of a

              true <reg orig="Englishwoman">English woman</reg>, I tell you it was <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> well since <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg>

              matched with strangers, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">so</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> children <reg orig="haue beene">have been</reg> still <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg>

              Chickens of the half kind, but where the <reg orig="cocke">cock</reg> and the hen

              be both of one breed, there is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">like</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be <reg orig="birdes">birds</reg> of the game:

              <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> you mother, <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> you, had I gone <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> it <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> fortune, I

              had made your <reg orig="sonnes">sons</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">George</emph> and <emph rend="ROMAN">Dicke</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> stood gaping

              after the <reg orig="crowne">crown</reg>: this wench mother is a <reg orig="widdow">widow</reg>, and

              hath made <reg orig="proofe">proof</reg> of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> valour, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> anything I know I

              am as <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">like</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> the deed as <emph rend="ROMAN">Iohn Gray</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> husband was,

              I had rather the people <reg orig="prayd">prayed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="blesse">bless</reg> mine <reg orig="heyre">heir</reg>, <reg orig="then">than</reg> send

              me an <reg orig="heyre">heir</reg>: hold your peace, if you can see, there was <reg orig="neuer">never</reg>

              mother had a towarder <reg orig="sonne">son</reg>, why <reg orig="Cosen">Cousin</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Howard</emph> and

              
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              <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom Sellingere</emph> heard you <reg orig="euer">ever</reg>, such a <reg orig="coyle">coil</reg> about a wife.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker>
            
            <l> My <reg orig="soueraign">sovereign</reg> Lord with patience <reg orig="beare">bear</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> spleen </l>

            <l> Your princely mothers <reg orig="zeale">zeal</reg> is <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> a <reg orig="riuer">river</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> from the free <reg orig="aboundance">abundance</reg> of the waters, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Breakes">Breaks</reg> out into this inundation, </l>

            <l> From <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="aboundant">abundant</reg> care this rage <reg orig="proceedes">proceeds</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="O'er">Over</reg> <reg orig="swolne">swollen</reg> with the extremity of <reg orig="loue">love</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sellin.</speaker>
            
            <l> My Lord, my Lord, <reg orig="auoide">avoid</reg> a <reg orig="womans">woman's</reg> <reg orig="humor">humour</reg>, </l>

              <l> If you resist this <reg orig="tumor">tumour</reg> of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">will</seg>, </l>

                <l> Here you shall <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> dwell <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> this passion, </l>

                <l> <reg orig="Untill shee">Until she</reg> <reg orig="iade">jade</reg> and dull <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="eares">ears</reg> <reg orig="againe">again</reg>: </l>

                <l> <reg orig="Seeme">Seem</reg> you but <reg orig="sory">sorry</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> what you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> done, </l>

                <l> And straight <reg orig="sheele">she <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> put the finger <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the eye, </l>

                <l> With comfort now, since it cannot be <reg orig="helpt">helped</reg>: </l>

                <l> But make you show <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="iustifie">justify</reg> the act </l>

                <l> If <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> other language <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> lips, </l>

                <l> <reg orig="Then">Than</reg> out <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> it, it is <reg orig="abhominable">abominable</reg>, I dare be <reg orig="hangde">hanged</reg>, </l>

                <l> Say <reg orig="any thing">anything</reg> it makes <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> matter what, </l>

                <l> <reg orig="Then">Than</reg> thus be wearied with a <reg orig="womans">woman's</reg> chat. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="A"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Dutch.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="I, I">Aye, Aye</reg>, you are the spaniels of the Court, </l>

            <l> And thus you <reg orig="fawne">fawn</reg> and sooth your wanton king, </l>

            <l> But <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph> hadst thou <reg orig="prizde">prized</reg> thy <reg orig="maiesty">majesty</reg>, </l>

            <l> Thou <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> wouldst <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="stainde">stained</reg> thy princely state, </l>

            <l> With the base <reg orig="leauings">leavings</reg> of a <reg orig="Subiects">Subjects</reg> bed: </l>

            <l> Nor borne the blemish of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> Bigamy. </l>

            <l> A <reg orig="widdow">widow</reg>, <reg orig="ist">is it</reg> not a <reg orig="goooly">goodly</reg> thing? </l>

            <l> <emph rend="ROMAN">Grayes</emph> children come <reg orig="aske">ask</reg> blessing of the king, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="C"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Queen.</speaker>
            
            <l> Nay I beseech your Grace my Lady Yorke, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Euen">Even</reg> as you are a <reg orig="Princesse">Princess</reg> and a <reg orig="widdow">widow</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Thinke">Think</reg> not <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="meanely">meanly</reg> of my <reg orig="widdowhoode">widowhood</reg>, </l>

            <l> A <reg orig="spotlesse">spotless</reg> virgin came I first <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Gray</emph>, </l>

            <l> With him I <reg orig="liude">lived</reg> a true and <reg orig="faithfull">faithful</reg> wife: </l>

            <l> And since his hie <reg orig="emperiall">imperial</reg> <reg orig="maiestie">majesty</reg>, </l>

            <l> Hath <reg orig="pleasd">pleased</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="blesse">bless</reg> my <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <reg orig="deiected">dejected</reg> state </l>

            <l> With the high <reg orig="Soueraigne">Sovereign</reg> title of his <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>, </l>

            <l> I here protest before the host of <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg>, </l>

            
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            <l> I came as chaste a widow <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> his <reg orig="bedde">bed</reg>, </l>

            <l> As when a virgin I <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Gray</emph> was wed. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King</speaker><p>
            
            
              Come, come <reg orig="haue">have</reg> done, now you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> chid <reg orig="inough">enough</reg>,

              Gods <reg orig="foote">foot</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> were as <reg orig="merrie">merry</reg> ere <reg orig="shee">she</reg> came, as any people

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="Christendome">Christendom</reg>, I with the <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg>, <reg orig="&">and</reg> these with the maids:

               <reg orig="onely wee">only <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> had <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="fidlers">fiddlers</reg> at <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> feast, but mother you <reg orig="haue">have</reg>

              made a fit of mirth: welcome <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Grafton mother, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my

              troth you are <reg orig="euen">even</reg> <reg orig="iust">just</reg> come as I wished you here, let <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg>

              supper, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="Charitie">Charity</reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> your blessing ere <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> <reg orig="goe">go</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg>

              <reg orig="Bedde">Bed</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="A"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Duch.</speaker>
            
            <l> O <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward, Edward</emph>, <reg orig="flie">fly</reg> and <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> this place, </l>

            <l> Wherein <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <reg orig="sillie">silly</reg> king thou art <reg orig="inchaunted">enchanted</reg>, </l>

            <l> This is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> dam of <emph rend="ROMAN">Bedfords</emph> <reg orig="worke">work</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> mother, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> hath <reg orig="bewitcht">bewitched</reg> thee <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph> my <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <reg orig="childe">child</reg>, </l>

            <l> Dishonour not the Princes of thy land, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> make them <reg orig="kneele">kneel</reg> with <reg orig="reuerence">reverence</reg> at <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="feete">feet</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> ere thou didst <reg orig="empale">impale</reg> with <reg orig="soueraintie">sovereignty</reg>, </l>

            <l> They would <reg orig="haue">have</reg> scorned <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> looked <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">upon</seg></reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Theres">There is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> such difference <reg orig="twixt">betwixt</reg> the greatest <reg orig="Peere">Peer</reg>, </l>

            <l> And the <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> silliest <reg orig="kitchin">kitchen</reg> <reg orig="maide">maid</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="liues">lives</reg>, </l>

            <l> As is betwixt thy <reg orig="worthines">worthiness</reg> and hers. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="C"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Queene</speaker>
            
            <l> I do <reg orig="confesse">confess</reg> it, yet my Lady <emph rend="ROMAN">Yorke</emph>, </l>

            <l> My mother is a <reg orig="Duchesse">Duchess</reg> as you are, </l>

            <l> A <reg orig="Princesse borne">Princess born</reg>, the Duke of <emph rend="ROMAN">Bedfords</emph> wife, </l>

            <l> And as you know, a daughter and a sister, </l>

            <l> Unto the <reg orig="royall">royal</reg> <reg orig="bloud">blood</reg> of Burgundie. </l>

            <l> But you cannot <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> basely <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> me, </l>

            <l> As I do <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> of these <reg orig="vaine">vain</reg> worldly titles, </l>

            <l> God from my <reg orig="soule">soul</reg> my <reg orig="sinne">sin</reg> as <reg orig="farre">far</reg> <reg orig="deuide">divide</reg>. </l>

            <l> As I am <reg orig="farre">far</reg> from boasting this <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> pride. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Selling.</speaker>
            
            <l> Madam, she is the mirror of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> kind, </l>

            <l> Had she but <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much <reg orig="spleene">spleen</reg> as hath a <reg orig="gnatte">gnat</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">Her</seg> spirits would startle <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> abide your taunts, </l>

            <l> She is a Saint, and Madam you blaspheme, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> wrong <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="sweete">sweet</reg> a Lady. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="A"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Duch.</speaker>
            
            <l> Thou art a minion and a flatterer. </l>

          </sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sellen.</speaker>
            
            <l> Madam but <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> you are my <reg orig="soueraigns">sovereigns</reg> mother, </l>

            <l> I would let you <reg orig="knowe">know</reg> you wrong a gentleman. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Howard</speaker>
            
            <l> Good <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Sellinger</emph> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> patience, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">Her</seg> Graces rage <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much violence, </l>

            <l> Hath spent <reg orig="it selfe">itself</reg> <reg orig="alreadie">already</reg> into <reg orig="aire">air</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Deere">Dear</reg> Madam I beseech you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> my knee, </l>

            <l> Tender <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="louing">loving</reg> <reg orig="kindnes">kindness</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> I dare <reg orig="sweare">swear</reg> she doth <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="soule">soul</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Edw.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Wel">Well</reg> said good <reg orig="Cose">Cos</reg>, I pray thee make them friends:

              why how now Besse, what weep? nay then <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> chide you,

              what <reg orig="sodaine">sudden</reg> <reg orig="newes">news</reg> comes <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> this messenger?

            

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Enter a Messenger.</stage>
          <sp who="O"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mes.</speaker>
            
            <l> My <reg orig="soueraigne">sovereign</reg> Lord, the bastard <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>, </l>

            <l> Of late hath <reg orig="stird">stirred</reg> rebellion <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the South, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Incouraging">Encouraging</reg> his forces <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="deliuer">deliver</reg>, </l>

            <l> King <emph rend="ROMAN">Henrie</emph> late <reg orig="deposde">deposed</reg> out of the Tower, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> him the malcontented commons <reg orig="flocke">flock</reg>, </l>

            <l> From <reg orig="eueries">every</reg> part of Sussex, Kent, and Essex, </l>

            <l> His <reg orig="armie">army</reg> waxed <reg orig="twentie">twenty</reg> thousand strong, </l>

            <l> And as it is <reg orig="supposde">supposed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> circumstance, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Meane">Mean</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> take <emph rend="ROMAN">London</emph>, if not well defended. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Edward</speaker>
            
            <l> Well let this Phaeton <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> is mounted thus, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Looke">Look</reg> he sit surely, or <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> Englands <emph rend="ROMAN">George</emph>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="breake">break</reg> his <reg orig="necke">neck</reg>, this is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> new <reg orig="euasion">evasion</reg>, </l>

            <l> I surely thought <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> one day I should see, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> bastard <emph rend="ROMAN">Falcon</emph> take his wings <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> mount, </l>

            <l> Into <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> Eagle airy, <reg orig="me thought">methought</reg> I saw, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Blacke">Black</reg> discontent sit <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> his brow, </l>

            <l> And now I see I calculated well, </l>

            <l> Good <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Howard</emph>, and <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom Sellinger</emph>, </l>

            <l> This night <reg orig="weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> spend <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> feast and <reg orig="iollitie">jollity</reg>, </l>

            <l> With <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> new <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> <reg orig="beloued">beloved</reg> mother, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="To morrow">Tomorrow</reg> you shall <reg orig="haue">have</reg> commission, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> raise <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> <reg orig="powre">power</reg> against this <reg orig="haughtie">haughty</reg> <reg orig="rebell">rebel</reg>: </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Sirra">Sirrah</reg> depart not till you know <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> pleasure, </l>

            <l> You shall <reg orig="conuey">convey</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> letters <reg orig="backe">back</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">London</emph>, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> Unto the Mayor, Recorder, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> friends, </l>

            <l> Is Supper <reg orig="readie">ready</reg>? come <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">by</seg> my bonnie Besse, </l>

            <l> Welcome mother, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are all your guests. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Falconbridge with his troupes marching, Spicing,
Smoke, Chub, and others.</stage>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker><p>
            
            Hold <reg orig="drumme">drum</reg>,

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">1 Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            Hold <reg orig="drumme">drum</reg> and be <reg orig="hangde">hanged</reg>,

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="J"><speaker rend="ROMAN">2 Smoke</speaker><p>
            
            Hold <reg orig="drumme">drum</reg> hold, peace then ho, silence <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the

            <reg orig="3">three</reg> proclamation.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">1 Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            You lie you rogue, <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the oration.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker><p>
            
            Nay then you all lie, it is <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the coblication,

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker><p>
            
            True hearted English and <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> valiant friends,

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="X"><speaker rend="ROMAN">all</speaker><p>
            
            Ho <reg orig="braue">brave</reg> general <reg orig="yfaith"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> faith</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            Peace there you rogues, or I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="splitte">split</reg> your chaps:

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Deare">Dear</reg> <reg orig="countrimen">countrymen</reg>, I <reg orig="publikely">publicly</reg> <reg orig="proclaime">proclaim</reg>, </l>

            <l> If any wronged discontented English, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Toucht">Touched</reg> with true feeling of King <emph rend="ROMAN">Henries</emph> wrongs, </l>

            <l> <emph rend="ROMAN">Henrie</emph> the <reg orig="sixt">sixth</reg> the <reg orig="lawfull">lawful</reg> King of England, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">who</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> Tyrant <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph> the Usurper, </l>

            <l> Is held a wretched prisoner <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="Towre">Tower</reg>, </l>

            <l> If any man <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="faine">fain</reg> would <reg orig="bee">be</reg> <reg orig="enfranchisde">enfranchised</reg>, </l>

            <l> From the sad <reg orig="yoake">yoke</reg> of Yorkish <reg orig="seruitude">servitude</reg>, </l>

            <l> Under <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="toyle">toil</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> naked <reg orig="Gallyslaues">Galley-slaves</reg>, </l>

            <l> Know he <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Thomas Neuill</emph> the Lord <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="X"><speaker rend="ROMAN">all</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="I I">Aye Aye</reg> a <emph rend="ROMAN">Faconbridge</emph> a <emph rend="ROMAN">Faconbridge</emph>:

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spici.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Peace ye clamorous rogues, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">on</seg> <reg orig="Generall">General</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">on</seg> with

              your oration, peace there,

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Pittying">Pitying</reg> King <emph rend="ROMAN">Henries</emph> <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> distressed case, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Armde">Armed</reg> with his title, and a <reg orig="subiects">subjects</reg> <reg orig="zeale">zeal</reg>, </l>

            <l> Takes <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> <reg orig="iust">just</reg> <reg orig="armes">arms</reg> against the house of Yorke: </l>

            <l> And do <reg orig="proclaime">proclaim</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="auncient">ancient</reg> <reg orig="libertie">liberty</reg>: </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="X"><speaker rend="ROMAN">all</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Libertie">Liberty</reg>, <reg orig="libertie">liberty</reg>, <reg orig="libertie">liberty</reg>, <reg orig="generall">general</reg> <reg orig="libertie">liberty</reg>,

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> do not rise <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Tiler, Cade, and Straw</emph>, </l>

            <l> <emph rend="ROMAN">Blewbeard</emph>, and other of <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="rascall">rascal</reg> route, </l>

            <l> Basely <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> Tinkers, or such <reg orig="muddie">muddy</reg> <reg orig="slaues">slaves</reg>, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> mending measures, or the price of <reg orig="corne">corn</reg>, </l>

            <l> Or <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> some common <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="wilde">wild</reg> of <emph rend="ROMAN">Kent</emph>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Thats"><seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> some greedy Cormorant <reg orig="inclosde">enclosed</reg>, </l>

            <l> But <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the true and ancient <reg orig="lawfull">lawful</reg> right, </l>

            <l> Of the redoubted house of <emph rend="ROMAN">Lancaster</emph>. </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">Our</seg> <reg orig="bloud">blood</reg> is noble, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> birth a <emph rend="ROMAN">Neuill</emph>, </l>

            <l> And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="lawfull">lawful</reg> line Lord <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Whose heere thats"><seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">Who</seg> is here <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> is</reg> of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> dull a leaden temper, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> is not fired with a <emph rend="ROMAN">Neuils</emph> name? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="X"><speaker rend="ROMAN">All.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <emph rend="ROMAN">A Neuill, a Neuill, a Neuill,</emph>
            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fa.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">Our</seg> <reg orig="quarrell">quarrel</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> <reg orig="our selfe">ourself</reg> is <reg orig="honorable">honourable</reg>, </l>

            <l> The law <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> warrant. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="J"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Smoke</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="I, I">Aye, Aye</reg>, the law is <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> side.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="I">Aye</reg>, the law is <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="owne">own</reg> <reg orig="handes">hands</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spicing.</speaker><p>
            
            Peace you Rogues.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fa.</speaker>
            
            <l> And more, a blessing <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the word <reg orig="proposde">proposed</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> those <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="aide">aid</reg> a true <reg orig="annointed">anointed</reg> king, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Corage">Courage</reg> <reg orig="braue">brave</reg> spirits and <reg orig="crie">cry</reg> a <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="X"><speaker rend="ROMAN">All.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <emph rend="ROMAN">A Falconbridge, a Falconbridge,</emph>
            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be <reg orig="maisters">masters</reg> of the mint <reg orig="our selues">ourselves</reg>, </l>

            <l> And set <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> own <reg orig="stampe">stamp</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> the golden <reg orig="coyne">coin</reg>: </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="shooe">shoe</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> neighing Coursers with <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> worse, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Then">Than</reg> the purest <reg orig="siluer">silver</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> is sold <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="Cheape">Cheap</reg>. </l>

            <l> At Leaden hall <reg orig="weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> sell <reg orig="pearles">pearls</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the <reg orig="pecke">peck</reg>, </l>

            <l> As now the <reg orig="mealemen">mealmen</reg> <reg orig="vse">use</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> sell their <reg orig="meale">meal</reg>: </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> Westminster <reg orig="weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> a <reg orig="solemne">solemn</reg> <reg orig="Courte">Court</reg>, </l>

            <l> And build it bigger <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="receiue">receive</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> men, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Crie">Cry</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph> my <reg orig="harts">hearts</reg> liberty, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="X"><speaker rend="ROMAN">All.</speaker><p>
            
            <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph> and liberty <reg orig="&c.">etc.</reg>

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="J"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Smoke.</speaker><p>
            
            Peace ye <reg orig="slaues">slaves</reg>, or I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> smoke ye else,

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Peace ye <reg orig="slaues">slaves</reg>, or I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> chub your <reg orig="chappes">chaps</reg>, but

              indeed thou <reg orig="maiest">mayst</reg> well smoke them, because thy name is

              Smoke.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="J"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Smoke.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Why <reg orig="Sirra">Sirrah</reg>, I hope <emph rend="ROMAN">Smoke</emph> the Smith of Chepsted,

              is as good a man as <emph rend="ROMAN">Chub</emph> the Chandler of Sandwich.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spicing.</speaker>
            
            
            <l> Peace ye Rogues, what are you <reg orig="quarrilling">quarrelling</reg>? and  </l>

              
              <pb n=""/>
            <l> now list <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="Captaine">Captain</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Spicing</emph>. </l>

            <l> You know Cheapeside there are the Mercers shops, </l>

            <l> Where <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> measure <reg orig="veluet">velvet</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> pikes: </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="Silkes">Silks</reg> and <reg orig="Sattens">Satins</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the <reg orig="streetes">streets</reg> whole <reg orig="bredth">breadth</reg>: </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> take the <reg orig="Tankardes">Tankards</reg> from the Conduit <reg orig="cockes">cocks</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> fill with Ipocras and <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg> <reg orig="carowse">carouse</reg>. </l>

            <l> Where <reg orig="chaines">chains</reg> of gold and plate shall be as <reg orig="plentie">plenty</reg>, </l>

            <l> As <reg orig="wodden">wooden</reg> dishes <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="wild">willed</reg> of Kent: </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="J"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Smoke.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> <reg orig="brauely">bravely</reg> said <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned Spicing</emph>, the honestest Lad

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> <reg orig="pund">pounded</reg> spice <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a <reg orig="morter">mortar</reg>, now <reg orig="speakes">speaks</reg> <reg orig="Captaine">Captain</reg>

              <emph rend="ROMAN">Smoke</emph>. </p>
  

            <l> <reg orig="Looke">Look</reg> lads <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> from this hill ye may <reg orig="discerne">discern</reg>, </l>

            <l> The <reg orig="louely">lovely</reg> <reg orig="towne">town</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are marching <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">to</seg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> same is <emph rend="ROMAN">London</emph> Lads ye <reg orig="looke">look</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">upon</seg></reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Raunge">Range</reg> all <reg orig="arow">arrow</reg> my <reg orig="heartes">hearts</reg> and stand at gaze, </l>

            <l> As <reg orig="doe">do</reg> the <reg orig="heardes">herds</reg> of <reg orig="Deere">Dear</reg> at some strange sight: </l>

            <l> Or as a troupe of <reg orig="hungrie">hungry</reg> <reg orig="trauellers">travellers</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> fix their eyes <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> a <reg orig="furnish'd">furnished</reg> feast, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Looke">Look</reg> how the Tower doth <reg orig="tise">entice</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> come <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">on</seg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> take out <emph rend="ROMAN">Henry</emph> the <reg orig="sixt">sixth</reg> there prisoner, </l>

            <l> See how <reg orig="S">Saint</reg>. <emph rend="ROMAN">Katherines</emph> smokes, wipe <reg orig="slaues">slaves</reg> your eyes </l>

            <l> And whet your <reg orig="stomackes">stomachs</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the good <reg orig="mault">malt</reg> pies. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Why then belike I am <reg orig="no body">nobody</reg>: <reg orig="roome">room</reg> and <reg orig="auoidance">avoidance</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> now <reg orig="speakes">speaks</reg> Captain <emph rend="ROMAN">Chub</emph>: </p>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> sooner <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">London</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> be, </l>

            <l> But the Bakers <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> you, the Brewers <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> me, </l>

            <l> Birchin lane shall <reg orig="sute">suit</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>, the Costermongers <reg orig="fruite">fruit</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>: </l>

            <l> The Poulters send <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg> <reg orig="Fowle">Fowl</reg>, </l>

            <l> And Butchers meat without <reg orig="controule">control</reg>: </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> when <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> sup or dine: </l>

            <l> The <reg orig="Uintners">Vintners</reg> freely bring <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg> wine: </l>

            <l> If <reg orig="aanybody">anybody</reg><reg orig="any body"></reg> <reg orig="aske">ask</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">who</seg> shall pay, </l>

            <l> Cut off his head and send him away, </l>

            <l> This is <reg orig="Captaine">Captain</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Chubs</emph> law <reg orig="whosoeuer">whosoever</reg> say nay. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Brauely">Bravely</reg> <reg orig="resolude">resolved</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> march <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> forward all, </l>

            <l> And boldly say, good <reg orig="lucke">luck</reg> shall <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> befall. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <stage>Enter the Lord Maior, M. Shoare, M. Iosseline, in their
veluet coates, and gorgets, and leading staues.</stage>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mai.</speaker>
            
            <l> This is well done, thus should good <reg orig="Cittizens">Citizens</reg>, </l>

            <l> Fashion <reg orig="themselues">themselves</reg> as well <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="warre">war</reg> as peace: </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Haue">Have</reg> ye commanded <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="euery">every</reg> <reg orig="streete">street</reg>, </l>

            <l> They hang <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg> lights as <reg orig="soone">soon</reg> as night comes <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">on</seg>? </l>

            <l> Say <reg orig="Cosen">Cousin</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> was <reg orig="referd">referred</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Shoare</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> my Lord, besides from <reg orig="euery">every</reg> hall </l>

            <l> There is at least two hundred men <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="armes">arms</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Maior.</speaker>
            
            <l> It <reg orig="cheares">cheers</reg> my heart <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> this <reg orig="readines">readiness</reg>, </l>

            <l> Let <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> rebels put true <reg orig="Subiectes">Subjects</reg> <reg orig="downe">down</reg>, </l>

            <l> Come when they <reg orig="wil, theyr"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg>, their</reg> welcome <reg orig="shal">shall</reg> be such, </l>

            <l> As they had better kept them further off. </l>

            <l> But where is M. <emph rend="ROMAN">Recorder</emph>? his <reg orig="aduise">advice</reg>, </l>

            <l> Must not be wanting <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> these high <reg orig="affaires">affairs</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l> About an <reg orig="houre">hour</reg> <reg orig="agoe">ago</reg>, and somewhat more, </l>

            <l> I left him fortifying the bridge my Lord, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg> done he purposed <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="meete">meet</reg> you here: </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mai.</speaker>
            
            <l> A discreet <reg orig="painefull">painful</reg> Gentleman he is, </l>

            <l> And <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> must all of <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> be <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="inclinde">inclined</reg>: </l>

            <l> If <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="entend">intend</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> the <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg> safe, </l>

            <l> Or <reg orig="looke">look</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="thankes">thanks</reg>, and credit with the king, </l>

            <l> I tell ye <reg orig="maisters">masters</reg>, aged though I be, </l>

            <l> I (<seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> my part) <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> bed this night. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="L"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ioss.</speaker><p>
            
            Why is it thought the Bastard is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="neare">near</reg>?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Maior.</speaker>
            
            <l> How <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> ye <emph rend="ROMAN">M. Iosseline</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="neare">near</reg>? </l>

            <l> He neither comes from Italy nor <reg orig="Spaine">Spain</reg>: </l>

            <l> But out of Kent, and Essex <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> you know, </l>

            <l> Are both <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="neare">near</reg>, as nearer cannot be. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="L"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ioss.</speaker>
            
            <l> Nay, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> your patience good my Lord a word, </l>

            <l> Simple though I am, yet I must <reg orig="confesse">confess</reg>, </l>

            <l> A <reg orig="mischiefe">mischief</reg> further off, would, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg>, </l>

            <l> You know my meaning, <reg orig="thinges">things</reg> not <reg orig="seene">seen</reg> before, </l>

            <l> Are, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg>, yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> good <reg orig="sadnes">sadness</reg>, </l>

            <l> I would <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> all were well, and perchance, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> It may be <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, what, were it not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> hope, </l>

            <l> The <reg orig="hart">heart</reg>, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg>, but <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the matter, </l>

            <l> You <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> and purpose, <reg orig="I">Aye</reg>, I, am sure ye <reg orig="doe">do</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker>
            
            <l> Well <emph rend="ROMAN">M. Iosseline</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are sure ye mean <reg orig="wel">well</reg> </l>

            <l> Although somewhat <reg orig="defectiue">defective</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> your <reg orig="vtterance">utterance</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="L"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Io.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="I, I">Aye, Aye</reg>, my Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, I am you know, </l>

            <l> Willing, ready, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg>, tut, tut, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> me, ha, ha </l>

            <l> My Mansion is at Ham, and thence you know, </l>

            <l> I come <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="helpe">help</reg> you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this <reg orig="needfull">needful</reg> time: </l>

            <l> When rebels are <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="busie">busy</reg>, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg>, </l>

            <l> What <reg orig="Maisters">Masters</reg> age must <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> be <reg orig="despisde">despised</reg>, </l>

            <l> You shall <reg orig="finde">find</reg> me my Lord, still, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg>, </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Vrswicke the Recorder.</stage>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sh.</speaker><p>
            
            My Lord, now here comes M. <emph rend="ROMAN">Recorder</emph>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="M"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Re.</speaker>
            
            <l> Good <reg orig="euen">even</reg> my good <reg orig="L. Maior">Lord Mayor</reg>, the streets are <reg orig="chainde">chained</reg>, </l>

            <l> The Bridge well manned <reg orig="&">and</reg> <reg orig="euery">every</reg> place <reg orig="preparde">prepared</reg>, </l>

            <l> Shall <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> now <reg orig="goe">go</reg> together and consult, </l>

            <l> What else there is <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be <reg orig="determinde">determined</reg> of? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker>
            
            <l> Your <reg orig="comming">coming</reg> M. <emph rend="ROMAN">Recorder</emph> was the thing </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> all desired therefore let <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> consult, </l>

            <l> And now what say ye, if with <reg orig="halfe">half</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> power, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> issue <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg>, and <reg orig="giue">give</reg> the rebels fight? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="M"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Recor.</speaker>
            
            <l> Before they <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <reg orig="prouoke">provoke</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> nearer hand </l>

            <l> There were <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> way <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>, if all be <reg orig="pleasde">pleased</reg>, </l>

            <l> Whats your opinion M. <emph rend="ROMAN">Iosseline</emph>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="L"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ioss.</speaker>
            
            <l> Good sooth my <reg orig="L. Maior">Lord Mayor</reg>, and M. <emph rend="ROMAN">Recorder</emph>, </l>

            <l> You may take your choice, but <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my <reg orig="conceite">conceit</reg>, </l>

            <l> Issue if you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg>, or else stay if you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg>, </l>

            <l> A man can <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> be too <reg orig="warie">wary</reg> and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg>, </l>

            <l> Yet as <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> issue <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not be the worst, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Euen">Even</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="tarrie">tarry</reg>, well, you may <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> more <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> <reg orig="t">it</reg>, </l>

            <l> But all is one, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> shall be sure <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> fight, </l>

            <l> And you are wise <reg orig="inough">enough</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see your time, <reg orig="I, I, a">Aye, Aye, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg></reg> Gods name. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="M"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Recor.</speaker><p>
            
            My Lord accept his meaning better <reg orig="then">than</reg> his counsel.

          </p></sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mai.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="I">Aye</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> do, or else <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> were <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> blame, </l>

            <l> What if <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> <reg orig="stoppe">stop</reg> the passage of the Thames, </l>

            <l> With such <reg orig="prouision">provision</reg> as <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> of <reg orig="shippes">ships</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="M"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Recor.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Its">It is</reg> <reg orig="doubtfull">doubtful</reg> yet my Lord, whether the <reg orig="rebelles">rebels</reg>, </l>

            <l> Purpose <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> way <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="seeke">seek</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> detriment, </l>

            <l> Rather me seemeth they <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> land, </l>

            <l> And either make assault at London bridge, </l>

            <l> Or else at Algate, both <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> <reg orig="enterances">entrance</reg>, </l>

            <l> Were good they should be strongly fortified. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="L"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ios.</speaker>
            
            <l> Well said <reg orig="maister">master</reg> Recor. you do, <reg orig="I I">Aye, Aye</reg>, I warrant ye. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="M"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Re.</speaker>
            
            <l> As <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the other, the whole companies </l>

            <l> Of Mercers, Grocers, Drapers, and the rest, </l>

            <l> Are <reg orig="drawne">drawn</reg> <reg orig="togither">together</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> their best defence, </l>

            <l> Beside the Tower, a neighbour <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> place, </l>

            <l> As <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> the one side it <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="cleere">clear</reg> the <reg orig="riuer">river</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">So</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> the other with their <reg orig="Ordenance">Ordinance</reg>, </l>

            <l> It may repulse and <reg orig="beate">beat</reg> them from the gate. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>A noyse within.</stage>
      <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mai.</speaker>
            
        <l> What <reg orig="noyse">noise</reg> is this? <reg orig="prouide">provide</reg> ye <reg orig="sodainly">suddenly</reg>: </l>
          
        <l> And <reg orig="euerie">every</reg> man betake him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> his charge. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Enter a Messenger.</stage>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Shore</speaker><p>
            
            Soft <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">who</seg> is this, how now my friend what news?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="O"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mes.</speaker><p>
            
            
              My <reg orig="maister">master</reg> the Lieutenant of the <reg orig="Towre">Tower</reg>, <reg orig="giues">gives</reg> ye

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="vnderstand">understand</reg>, he hath <reg orig="descride">descried</reg> the <reg orig="armie">army</reg> of the rebels.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="M"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Recor.</speaker><p>
            
            <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">Which</seg> way come they?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="O"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mes.</speaker>
            
            <l> From Essexward, and therefore <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> his mind, </l>

            <l> You guard both Algate well, and Bishopsgate. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mai.</speaker>
            
            <l> Saint <emph rend="ROMAN">George</emph> away, and let <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> all <reg orig="resolue">resolve</reg>, </l>

            <l> Either <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> vanquish this rebellious rout, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Preserue">Preserve</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> goods, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> children and <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="wiues">wives</reg>, </l>

            <l> Or <reg orig="seale">seal</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> resolution with <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="liues">lives</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Falconbridge, Spicing, with his troups.</stage>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> Summon the <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg>, and <reg orig="commaund">command</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> entrance, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg> if <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> shall be <reg orig="stubburnly">stubbornly</reg> <reg orig="denide">denied</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">Our</seg> power shall rush <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> thunder through the <reg orig="walles">walls</reg>, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            Open your gates <reg orig="slaues">slaves</reg> when I <reg orig="c??mand">command</reg> ye,

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Spicing beates on the gates, and then enters the L. Maior
<pb n=""/>  and his associates with prentises.</stage>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Whats">What is</reg> he <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="beates">beats</reg> thus at the <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg> gates, </l>

            <l> Commanding entrance as he were a king? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fa.</speaker>
            
            <l> He <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="releasment">releasement</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a king: </l>

            <l> I <emph rend="ROMAN">Thomas Neuell</emph> the Lord <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sp.</speaker>
            
            <l> Ho <reg orig="Sirra">Sirrah</reg>, you, <reg orig="claperdudgen">clapperdudgeon</reg>, <reg orig="vnlock">unlock</reg>, <reg orig="vnbolt">unbolt</reg>, </l>

            <l> Or <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> bolt you if I get <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg>, stand you preaching with a pox? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> warrant <emph rend="ROMAN">Tho. Falconbridge</emph>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> let your armed troupes into <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg>, </l>

            <l> Considering you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> taken <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> these <reg orig="armes">arms</reg>, </l>

            <l> Against <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="soueraigne">sovereign</reg> and <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> countries peace. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fa.</speaker>
            
            <l> I tell the <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, and know he <reg orig="tels">tells</reg> thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <reg orig="commeth">cometh</reg> armed <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a kings defence, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> I <reg orig="craue">crave</reg> entrance <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Kings <emph rend="ROMAN">Henries</emph> name, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> right of the true line of Lankaster, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Me thinks">Methinks</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> word spoke from a <emph rend="ROMAN">Neuils</emph> mouth </l>

            <l> Should <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> an earthquake rend your chained gates, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="teare">tear</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="peeces">pieces</reg> your portcullises, </l>

            <l> I thunder it <reg orig="againe">again</reg> into your <reg orig="eares">ears</reg>, </l>

            <l> You stout and <reg orig="braue">brave</reg> <reg orig="couragious">courageous</reg> Londoners, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Henries</emph> name I <reg orig="craue">crave</reg> my entrance <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg>, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="M"><speaker rend="ROMAN">R.</speaker>
            
            <l> Should <emph rend="ROMAN">Henries</emph> name <reg orig="c??mand">command</reg> thee entrance here, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> should <reg orig="denie">deny</reg> <reg orig="aleageance">allegiance</reg> <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph>, </l>

            <l> Whose true and <reg orig="faithfull">faithful</reg> <reg orig="subiects">subjects</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are <reg orig="sworne">sworn</reg>, </l>

            <l> And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> whose presence is <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> sword <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> borne. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fa.</speaker>
            
            <l> I tell thee traitor then thou bearst thy sword </l>

            <l> Against thy true <reg orig="vndoubted">undoubted</reg> king, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">S ho.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="ay">aye</reg> then I tell thee bastard <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>, </l>

            <l> My Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg> <reg orig="beares">bears</reg> his sword <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his defence, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> put the sword into the <reg orig="armes">arms</reg> of London, </l>

            <l> Made the Lord <reg orig="Maiors">Mayors</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> after knights, </l>

            <l> <emph rend="ROMAN">Richard</emph>, <reg orig="deposde">deposed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Henrie Bullingbrooke</emph>, </l>

            <l> From whom the house of Yorke doth <reg orig="claime">claim</reg> their right. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fa.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Whats">What is</reg> he <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="answeres">answers</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> thus saucily?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="J"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Smo.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Sirra">Sirrah</reg> your name, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> may know ye hereafter,

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker><p>
            
            My name is <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, a Goldsmith <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my trade,

          </p></sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker><p>
            
            What not <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> hath the <reg orig="daintie">dainty</reg> wife,

            <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoares</emph> wife, the <reg orig="flowre">flower</reg> of <emph rend="ROMAN">London</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="beautie">beauty</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker><p>
            
            Yes <reg orig="rebell">rebel</reg> <reg orig="euen">even</reg> the <reg orig="verie">very</reg> same.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spy.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Runne">Run</reg> <reg orig="rascall">rascal</reg> and fetch thy wife <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Generall">General</reg>

              presently, or else all the Gold <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Cheapside cannot <reg orig="ransome">ransom</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>: wilt thou not <reg orig="stirre">stir</reg> when I <reg orig="bidde">bid</reg> thee.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fa.</speaker><p>
            
            <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph> listen me, thy wife is mine <reg orig="thats"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is</reg> <reg orig="flatte">flat</reg>,

            This night <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> thine <reg orig="owne">own</reg> house <reg orig="shee">she</reg> <reg orig="sleepes">sleeps</reg> with <reg orig="mee">me</reg>,

            <reg orig="Nowe">Now</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Crosebie</emph> Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg> shall <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> enter <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg>?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ma.</speaker><p>
            
            <emph rend="ROMAN">Crosebie</emph> the Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg> <reg orig="tels">tells</reg> thee proud <reg orig="rebell">rebel</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">no</seg>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Crosbie</emph> shall I not: then <reg orig="doating">doting</reg> Lord, </l>

            <l> I <reg orig="cramme">cram</reg> the name of <reg orig="rebell">rebel</reg> <reg orig="downe">down</reg> thy <reg orig="throate">throat</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Theres">There is</reg> not the poorest <reg orig="rascall">rascal</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my <reg orig="campe">camp</reg>, </l>

            <l> But if <reg orig="hee">he</reg> chance <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="meete">meet</reg> thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Cheapside </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">Upon</seg> thy <reg orig="footecloath">foot cloth</reg>, he shall make thee light, </l>

            <l> And hold his <reg orig="stirrop">stirrup</reg> while he mount thy horse, </l>

            <l> Then <reg orig="lackie">lackey</reg> him <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> way he please <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="goe">go</reg>, </l>

            <l> <emph rend="ROMAN">Crosebie</emph> <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> make the <reg orig="Cittizens">Citizens</reg> be <reg orig="gladde">glad</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> send thee and the Aldermen thy brethren, </l>

            <l> All manacled, and <reg orig="chainde">chained</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> <reg orig="Gally">Galley</reg> <reg orig="slaues">slaves</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> ransom them, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="redeeme">redeem</reg> the <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker>
            
            <l> Nay then proud <reg orig="rebell">rebel</reg>, pause <reg orig="&">and</reg> <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> me speak, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Theres">There is</reg> not the poorest and meanest <reg orig="Cittizen">Citizen</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> is a <reg orig="faithfull">faithful</reg> <reg orig="subiect">subject</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the king, </l>

            <l> But <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="despight">despite</reg> of thy rebellious route, </l>

            <l> Shall <reg orig="walke">walk</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Bowe</emph>, a small wand <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his hand, </l>

            <l> Although thou lie encamped at Mileend <reg orig="Greene">Green</reg>, </l>

            <l> And not the proudest <reg orig="rebell">rebel</reg> of you all, </l>

            <l> Shall dare <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> touch him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his damned <reg orig="soule">soul</reg>. </l>

            <l> Come, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> pull <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> portcullises, </l>

            <l> And let me see thee enter if thou dare, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fa.</speaker>
            
            <l> Spoken <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> a man, and true <reg orig="veluet">velvet</reg> <reg orig="iacket">jacket</reg>, </l>

            <l> And <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> enter or <reg orig="sticke">stick</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the way. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Lord Maior, Recorder, and Iosseline.</stage>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Wheres">Where is</reg> <reg orig="maister">master</reg> Recorder, and master <emph rend="ROMAN">Iosseline</emph>?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="M"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Recor.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Here my Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> <reg orig="nowe">now</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="mande">manned</reg> the

              
              <pb n=""/>
              <reg orig="walles">walls</reg>, and fortified such places as were <reg orig="needfull">needful</reg>,

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mai.</speaker>
            
            <l> Why it is well, brothers and <reg orig="Cittizens">Citizens</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Sticke">Stick</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg> as good men should do, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Thinke">Think</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Richards</emph> time <reg orig="euen">even</reg> such a <reg orig="rebell">rebel</reg>, </l>

            <l> Was then <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Walworth</emph> the Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg> of London, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Stabd">Stabbed</reg> dead <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Smithfield: </l>

            <l> Then <reg orig="shew">show</reg> <reg orig="your selues">yourselves</reg> as it befits the time, </l>

            <l> And let this find a <reg orig="hundreth">hundredth</reg> Walworths now, </l>

            <l> Dare <reg orig="stabbe">stab</reg> a <reg orig="rebell">rebel</reg> were he made of <reg orig="brasse">brass</reg>, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="Prentises">Prentices</reg> <reg orig="sticke">stick</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your officers, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> you may come <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be as <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are now, </l>

            <l> God and <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> King against an arrant <reg orig="rebell">rebel</reg>, </l>

            <l> Brothers away, let <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> defend <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="walles">walls</reg>: </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="R"><speaker rend="ROMAN">1 Pren.</speaker>
            
            <l> My Lord your words are able <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> infuse, </l>

            <l> A double courage <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a cowards breast, </l>

            <l> Then <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> not <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> although <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="chinnes">chins</reg> be bare, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">Our</seg> hearts are good, the <reg orig="triall">trial</reg> shall be <reg orig="seene">seen</reg>, </l>

            <l> Against these rebels <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> this champion <reg orig="greene">green</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="S"><speaker rend="ROMAN">2 Pren.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> tricks nor <reg orig="pollicies">policies</reg> of <reg orig="warre">war</reg>, </l>

            <l> But <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the ancient <reg orig="custome">custom</reg> of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> Fathers, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> soundly lay it <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">on</seg>, <reg orig="takte">take it</reg> off <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg>. </l>

            <l> And London <reg orig="Prentises">Prentices</reg> be <reg orig="rulde">ruled</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> me, </l>

            <l> Die ere ye loose <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Londons</emph> <reg orig="libertie">liberty</reg>: </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">S.</speaker>
            
            <l> How now my flatcaps, are ye grown <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="braue">brave</reg>? </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> but your words, when matters come <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="proofe">proof</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Youle">You <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="scudde">scud</reg> as <reg orig="twere">it were</reg> a <reg orig="companie">company</reg> of <reg orig="sheepe">sheep</reg>, </l>

            <l> My <reg orig="counsaile">counsel</reg> therefore is <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> your <reg orig="shoppes">shops</reg>, </l>

            <l> What <reg orig="lacke">lack</reg> you, better <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="beseeme">beseem</reg> your mouths, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Then">Than</reg> <reg orig="termes">terms</reg> of <reg orig="warre">war</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> sooth you are too <reg orig="yong">young</reg>: </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="R"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Pr.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Sirra">Sirrah</reg> go <reg orig="too"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">to</seg></reg>, you shall not find it <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Flatcappes">Flatcaps</reg> thou <reg orig="calst">callest</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>, <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> <reg orig="scorne">scorn</reg> not the name, </l>

            <l> And shortly <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the <reg orig="vertue">virtue</reg> of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> swords, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> make your <reg orig="cappe">cap</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> sit <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> your <reg orig="crowne">crown</reg>, </l>

            <l> As sconce and <reg orig="cappe">cap</reg> and all <reg orig="kisse">kiss</reg> the ground. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="S"><speaker rend="ROMAN">2 P.</speaker>
            
            <l> You are those <reg orig="desperat">desperate</reg> idle swaggering mates, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> haunt the <reg orig="subburbs">suburbs</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the time of peace, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> And raise <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> ale-house <reg orig="braules">brawls</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="streete">street</reg>, </l>

            <l> And when the <reg orig="rumor">rumour</reg> of the war <reg orig="beginnes">begins</reg>, </l>

            <l> You hide your <reg orig="heades">heads</reg>, and are not <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be found, </l>

            <l> Thou termest it better <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> shops, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="It's">It is</reg> good indeed <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> should <reg orig="haue">have</reg> such a care, </l>

            <l> But yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> all <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> keeping now and then, </l>

            <l>  Your <reg orig="Pelfring">Pilfering</reg> fingers <reg orig="breake">break</reg> into <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="lockes">locks</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Untill">Until</reg> at Tyborne you <reg orig="acquite">acquit</reg> the fault: </l>

            <l> Go <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">to</seg>, albeit <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="custome">custom</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are <reg orig="milde">mild</reg>, </l>

            <l> As those <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <reg orig="professe">profess</reg> <reg orig="ciuility">civility</reg>, </l>

            <l> Yet being <reg orig="moude">moved</reg> a nest of <reg orig="angrie">angry</reg> hornets </l>

            <l> Shall not be more <reg orig="offensiue">offensive</reg> <reg orig="then">than</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="flie">fly</reg> about your <reg orig="eares">ears</reg> and sting your <reg orig="harts">hearts</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="L"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ioss.</speaker>
            
            <l> He <reg orig="tels">tells</reg> you truth my <reg orig="frends">friends</reg>, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fa.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">Who</seg> can endure <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="braude">braved</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="boyes">boys</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="R"><speaker rend="ROMAN">1 Pr.</speaker>
            
            <l> Nay <reg orig="scorne">scorn</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> not <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are <reg orig="Prentises">Prentices</reg>, </l>

            <l> The Chronicles of <emph rend="ROMAN">England</emph> can report, </l>

            <l> What memorable actions <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> done, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> this <reg orig="dayes">days</reg> <reg orig="atchiuement">achievement</reg> shall be knit, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> make the volume larger <reg orig="then">than</reg> it is. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ma.</speaker>
            
            <l> Now of mine <reg orig="honor">honour</reg>, <reg orig="yee">Ye</reg> do <reg orig="cheare">cheer</reg> my heart </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Braue">Brave</reg> English <reg orig="ofspringes">offsprings</reg>, valiantly <reg orig="resolude">resolved</reg>, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="S"><speaker rend="ROMAN">2 Pre.</speaker>
            
            <l> My Lord <reg orig="returne">return</reg> you <reg orig="backe">back</reg>, let <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> alone, </l>

            <l> You are <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Maisters">Masters</reg>, <reg orig="giue">give</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="worke">work</reg>, </l>

            <l> And if <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> do not vanquish them <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> sight, </l>

            <l> Let <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> go <reg orig="supperles">supperless</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> bed at night. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt all but Spicing, Smoke, and their crew.</stage>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
                     
              <emph rend="ROMAN">Sm.</emph> get thee <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> 
            <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> the top of <reg orig="S">Saint</reg>. Buttolphes steeple,

              and make a proclamation.
          
          </p></sp>
          <sp who="J"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Smoke</speaker><p>
            
            What a plague should I <reg orig="proclaime">proclaim</reg> there?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> the <reg orig="bels">bells</reg> be rung <reg orig="backewarde">backward</reg>, </l>

            <l> And cutting of <reg orig="throates">throats</reg> be <reg orig="cride">cried</reg> <reg orig="hauoke">havoc</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> more calling of <reg orig="lanthorne">lantern</reg> and candlelight, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> <reg orig="maidenheades">maidenheads</reg> be valued at <reg orig="iust">just</reg> nothing: </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="Sacke">Sack</reg> be <reg orig="solde">sold</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the Sallet. </l>


            
            <pb n=""/>
                      <p>
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="pidling">piddling</reg> <reg orig="slaue">slave</reg> stand 
                        <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="picke">pick</reg> a <reg orig="locke">lock</reg>, but slash me off

              the hinges, as one would slit <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> a <reg orig="Cowes">Cows</reg> paunch.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spicing.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Let <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> man <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="lesse">less</reg> <reg orig="then">than</reg> a warehouse <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> his

              <reg orig="wardrope">wardrobe</reg>: <reg orig="crie">cry</reg> a <reg orig="figge">fig</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a Sergeant, and <reg orig="walke">walk</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the

              Counter <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> a Lord, <reg orig="plucke">pluck</reg> out the Clapper of Bow bell,

              and hang <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> all the Sextons <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="J"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Smoke.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Rantam Scantam, Rogues follow your Leader,

              <reg orig="Caualero">Cavalier</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Spicing</emph> the maddest <reg orig="slaue">slave</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="ere">ever</reg> <reg orig="pund">pounded</reg> spice <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a

              <reg orig="morter">mortar</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Take me an Usurer <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the <reg orig="greasie">greasy</reg> pouch, and shake

              out his <reg orig="Crownes">Crowns</reg>, as a <reg orig="hungrie">hungry</reg> dog would shake a <reg orig="Haggas">Haggis</reg>,

              <reg orig="Barre">Bar</reg> <reg orig="foule">foul</reg> play Rogues, and <reg orig="liue">live</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> honest filching and

              stealing, he <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> hath a true finger, let him <reg orig="forfaite">forfeit</reg> his face <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg>

              the <reg orig="fryingpan">frying pan</reg>.
          
              Follow your Leader Rogues, follow your Leader.
           

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="J"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Smoke.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Assault, Assault, and <reg orig="crie">cry</reg> a <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>.

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Iosseline on the walles cries to them.</stage>
          <sp who="L"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ioss.</speaker><p>
                     
              <reg orig="Sirra">Sirrah</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Spicing</emph>, if <emph rend="ROMAN">Spicing</emph> <reg orig="bee">be</reg> thy name, <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> are here

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> matters and causes as it might <reg orig="seeme">seem</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the king, therefore

              it were good, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg>.
            
          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Open the gates, or if <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> be the <reg orig="Picklockes">Picklocks</reg>, ye Rogues

              <reg orig="weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> play the <reg orig="Mastiffe">Mastiff</reg> dogs amongst you: If I <reg orig="wory">worry</reg> not

              a thousand of you <reg orig="wth">with</reg> my teeth, let <reg orig="mee bee">me be</reg> <reg orig="hangde">hanged</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a

              <reg orig="packethreed">pack-thread</reg>, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg>.
           

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="L"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ioss.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Fond fellow, <reg orig="iustice">justice</reg> is <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be <reg orig="vsed">used</reg> <reg orig="I">Aye</reg> <reg orig="marie">marry</reg> is it, and law

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> some sort as it were is <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be followed, <reg orig="oh">O</reg> God forbid else,

              this <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> Magistrate hath power as it might <reg orig="seeme">seem</reg>, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>

              <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> <reg orig="dutie">duty</reg> is <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be <reg orig="obserued">observed</reg>, <reg orig="&">and</reg> Officers must be obeyed,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> sort and calling, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="talke">talk</reg> more <reg orig="anone">anon</reg>, good M. and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Here is a very fierce assault on all sides, wherein the Prentses do great seruice.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Falconbridge angrie with his men.</stage>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> Why this it is <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> trust <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> these base Rogues. </l>

            <l> This <reg orig="durty">dirty</reg> scum of <reg orig="rascall">rascal</reg> <reg orig="pesantrie">peasantry</reg>: </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> This <reg orig="hartles">heartless</reg> rout of base <reg orig="rascalitie">rascality</reg>, </l>

            <l> A plague <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> you all, you cowardly Rogues;  </l>

            <l> You <reg orig="crauand">cravened</reg> <reg orig="Curres">Curs</reg>, you slimy muddy <reg orig="clownes">clowns</reg>, </l>

            <l> Whose courage but <reg orig="consistes">consists</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> multitude, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">Like</seg> <reg orig="sheepe">sheep</reg> and neat <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> follow one an other, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg> if one <reg orig="runne">run</reg> away, all follow after: </l>

            <l> This hedge-bred <reg orig="Rascall">Rascal</reg>, this filthy <reg orig="frie">fry</reg> of ditches, </l>

            <l>  A vengeance take you all, this <reg orig="t'is">it is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="leade">lead</reg> you, </l>

            <l> Now <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you <reg orig="crie">cry</reg> and shrike at <reg orig="euery">every</reg> <reg orig="shocke">shock</reg>, </l>

            <l> A hot consuming <reg orig="mischiefe">mischief</reg> follow you. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Swoundes">'swounds</reg> scale Rogues, scale, a <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>, a <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>.

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Enter Lord Maior and his traine.</stage>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ma.</speaker>
            
            <l> Set open the gates, nay then <reg orig="weell"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> sally out, </l>

            <l> It <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> shall be said when I was <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, </l>

            <l> The Londoners were shut <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg>, </l>

            <l> Then <reg orig="crie">cry</reg> king <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph>, and <reg orig="lets">let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> issue out. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> Now if you be true hearted Englishmen, </l>

            <l> The <reg orig="Gat'es">Gate is</reg> set open and the <reg orig="portcullise">portcullis</reg> <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg>: </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Lets">Let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> Pell Mell <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> stop their passage out, </l>

            <l> He <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> first enters, be <reg orig="possest">possessed</reg> of <reg orig="Cheape">Cheap</reg>, </l>

            <l> I <reg orig="giue">give</reg> it him freely, and the chiefest wench. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> he can <reg orig="finde">find</reg>, let <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> lie <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="bargaine">bargain</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Exeunt</stage>
          <stage>The Lord Maior and the Cittizens hauing valiantly repulsed the Rebels from the Cittie: 
            Enters Falconbridge and Spicing and their traine wounded and dismaied.</stage>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
                      
              <reg orig="Hear'st">Hearest</reg> thou <reg orig="Generall">General</reg>, <reg orig="theres">there is</reg> <reg orig="hote">hot</reg> drinking at the

              Mouth at Bishopsgate, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="souldiers">soldiers</reg> are all Mouth, they

              lie <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> Rascals with their <reg orig="Braines">Brains</reg> beaten out, therefore

              since <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are all <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">like</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> feed <reg orig="hogges">hogs</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Houndsditch, let <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> retire

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="troups">troops</reg>, and <reg orig="saue">save</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> maimed men, or if <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> issue further,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are put <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the sword <reg orig="euery">every</reg> mothers <reg orig="sonne">son</reg> of <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> Art thou <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="villaine">villain</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> whose damned mouth, </l>

            <l>  Was <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> heard of any word but <reg orig="woundes">wounds</reg>? </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> Whose recreant <reg orig="limbes">limbs</reg> are <reg orig="nocht">notched</reg> with gaping <reg orig="scarres">scars</reg>, </l>

            <l> Thicker <reg orig="then">than</reg> any carking craft-mans <reg orig="skore">score</reg>, </l>

            <l> Whose very <reg orig="skalpe">scalp</reg> is <reg orig="scratcht">scratched</reg> and <reg orig="crasde">crazed</reg> and broken, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">Like</seg> an old <reg orig="mazzer">mazer</reg> beaten <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> the stones, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="standst">standest</reg> thou now <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="saue">save</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> maimed men? </l>

            <l> A plague <reg orig="vppon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> thee coward. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Why how now base <emph rend="ROMAN">Thomas</emph>? <reg orig="Swoundes">'swounds</reg>, wert

              thou a base Uiall, thou art but a <reg orig="rascall">rascal</reg> and a rebel as I am,

              hearst thou, if I do not turne true <reg orig="Subiect">Subject</reg> and <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> thee,

              let me be <reg orig="wurried">worried</reg> with dogs, <reg orig="Swoundes">'swounds</reg> dost thou impeach

              my manhood? <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom Neuill</emph> thou hadst as good <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="damd">damned</reg>

              <reg orig="thy selfe">thyself</reg> as <reg orig="vtterd">uttered</reg> such a word, flatly I forsake thee, and all 
          
            <reg orig="yt"><seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg></reg> <reg orig="loue">love</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned Spicing</emph> follow me.

            

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Here the rest offer to follow him.</stage>
          <stage>aside,</stage>
      <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
        <l> Come come <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> <reg orig="teastie">testy</reg> <reg orig="foole">fool</reg>, thou seest me <reg orig="greeude">grieved</reg>, </l>

        <l> Yet canst not <reg orig="beare">bear</reg> with mine infirmity, </l>

        <l> Thou knowest I <reg orig="holde">hold</reg> thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> as tall a man </l>

        <l> As any <reg orig="liues">lives</reg> or breathes <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> English <reg orig="aire">air</reg>, </l>

        <l> I know there <reg orig="liues">lives</reg> not a more <reg orig="fierie">fiery</reg> <reg orig="spirite">spirit</reg>, </l>

        <l> A more <reg orig="resolued">resolved</reg> valiant, a plague <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> it, </l>

        <l> Thou knowest I <reg orig="loue">love</reg> thee, yet if a word escape </l>

        <l> My lips <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> anger, how <reg orig="teastie">testy</reg> then thou art? </l>

        <l> I had rather all men left me then <reg orig="thy selfe">thyself</reg>, </l>

        <l> Thou art my <reg orig="soule">soul</reg>, thou art my Genius: </l>

        <l> I cannot <reg orig="liue">live</reg> without thee not an <reg orig="hower">hour</reg>, </l>

        <l> Thus must I still be <reg orig="forc'd">forced</reg> against my <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">will</seg>, </l>
         
        <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> sooth this <reg orig="durty">dirty</reg> <reg orig="slaue">slave</reg>, this cowardly <reg orig="rascall">rascal</reg>. </l>

        <l> Come, come be <reg orig="friendes">friends</reg>, ye <reg orig="teastie">testy</reg> firebrand, </l>

        <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> must retire there is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> remedy. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker>
            
            <l> Nay <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom</emph>, if thou wilt <reg orig="haue">have</reg> me mount <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> the <reg orig="walles">walls</reg> </l>

            <l> And cast <reg orig="my selfe downe">myself down</reg> headlong <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> their pikes, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> do it, but <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> impeach my valour, </l>

            <l> Had any man but thou spoke <reg orig="halfe">half</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much, </l>

            <l> I would <reg orig="haue">have</reg> split his heart, still beware </l>

            <l> My valour, such words go hardly <reg orig="downe">down</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Wel">Well</reg>, I am friends, thou thoughtest not as thou spakest </l>

          </sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> my <reg orig="soule">soul</reg>, thou thinkst not <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> I did, </l>

            <l> Sound a <reg orig="retrait">retreat</reg> there I command ye <reg orig="straite">straight</reg>, </l>

            <l> But whither shall <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> retire? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> Mileend <reg orig="Greene">Green</reg>, <reg orig="theres">there is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> fitter place,

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> Then let <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> back retire <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Mileend <reg orig="Greene">Green</reg>, </l>

            <l> And there expect fresh succour from <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="friendes">friends</reg>, </l>

            <l> With such supply as shall ere long assure </l>

            <l> The <reg orig="Citie">City</reg> is <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> own, march <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">on</seg>, away. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter the L. Maior with his train and prentises.</stage>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Maior</speaker>
            
            <l> Ye <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="bestird">bestirrred</reg> <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> good <reg orig="Cittizens">Citizens</reg>, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="shewne">shown</reg> <reg orig="your selues">yourselves</reg> true <reg orig="subiects">subjects</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your king, </l>

            <l> You worthily <reg orig="prentises">prentices</reg> <reg orig="bestirde">bestirred</reg> <reg orig="your selues">yourselves</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> it did <reg orig="cheere">cheer</reg> my heart <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see your valour, </l>

            <l> The rebels are <reg orig="retirde">retired</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Mileende <reg orig="Greene">Green</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="M"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Re.</speaker>
            
            <l> Where <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> may not suffer them <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> rest. </l>

            <l> But issue forth <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> them with fresh force. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="L"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ios.</speaker><p>
            
            
              My <reg orig="L. Maior">Lord Mayor</reg>, diligence doth <reg orig="wel">well</reg>, <reg orig="&">and</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> forth.

              Matters must be looked into as they ought, indeed

              should they, when things are well done, they are,

              and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> forth, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> causes and things must <reg orig="indeede">indeed</reg> be

              <reg orig="lookt">looked</reg> into.
          
          </p></sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Wel">Well</reg> sir, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> very <reg orig="wel">well</reg> <reg orig="conceiue">conceive</reg> your meaning, </l>

            <l> And you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="shewn">shown</reg> <reg orig="your self">yourself</reg> a worthy gentleman: </l>

            <l>  See <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="wals">walls</reg> be kept with courts of guard, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="wel">well</reg> defended against the <reg orig="enemie">enemy</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> now withdraw <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Guild hall, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> take <reg orig="aduise">advice</reg> what further must be <reg orig="don">done</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt</stage>
          <stage>Enter maister Shoare and Iane his wife.</stage>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Shore</speaker>
            
            <l> Be not afraid (<reg orig="sweete">sweet</reg> heart) the worst is past, </l>

            <l> God <reg orig="haue">have</reg> the praise, the <reg orig="victorie">victory</reg> is <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">ours</seg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="preuailde">prevailed</reg>, the rebels are <reg orig="repulsde">repulsed</reg>, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="euerie">every</reg> <reg orig="streete">street</reg> of <emph rend="ROMAN">London</emph> soundeth <reg orig="ioy">joy</reg>, </l>

            <l> Canst thou then (gentle <emph rend="ROMAN">Iane</emph>) be sad alone? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane</speaker>
            
            <l> I am not sad now you are here with me, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> My <reg orig="ioy">joy</reg>, my hope, my comfort, and my <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, </l>

            <l> My <reg orig="deere">dear</reg>, <reg orig="deere">dear</reg> husband, kindest <emph rend="ROMAN">Mathew Shoare</emph>, </l>

            <l> But when these <reg orig="armes">arms</reg> the circles of my <reg orig="soule">soul</reg>, </l>

            <l> Were <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the fight <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> forward as I heard, </l>

            <l> How could I choose, <reg orig="sweete">sweet</reg> heart, but be afraid? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l> Why dost thou tremble now, when perils past? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ia.</speaker>
            
            <l> I <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> the horror of the time, </l>

            <l> But <reg orig="tel">tell</reg> me why you fought <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> desperately? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l> First <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="maintaine">maintain</reg> King <emph rend="ROMAN">Edwards</emph> <reg orig="royaltie">royalty</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Next <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> defend the <reg orig="Citties">Cities</reg> <reg orig="libertie">liberty</reg>, </l>

            <l> But <reg orig="cheefely">chiefly</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Iane</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> thee from the <reg orig="foyle">foil</reg>, </l>

            <l> Of him <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my face did vow thy <reg orig="spoyle">spoil</reg>, </l>

            <l> Had he <reg orig="preuailde">prevailed</reg>, where then had <reg orig="beene">been</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="liues">lives</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Dishonored">Dishonoured</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> daughters, <reg orig="rauished">ravished</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <reg orig="wiues">wives</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Possest">Possessed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> goods, and set <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="seruants">servants</reg> free, </l>

            <l> Yet <reg orig="al">all</reg> this nothing <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the <reg orig="losse">loss</reg> of thee. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ia.</speaker>
            
            <l> Of me <reg orig="sweete">sweet</reg> heart? why <reg orig="howe">how</reg> should I be lost? </l>

            <l> <reg orig="UUere">Were</reg> I <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> thousand <reg orig="stormes">storms</reg> of fortune <reg orig="tost">tossed</reg>, </l>

            <l> And should endure the poorest wretched life, </l>

            <l> yet <emph rend="ROMAN">Iane</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be thy honest <reg orig="loyall">loyal</reg> wife, </l>

            <l> The greatest Prince the <reg orig="sunne">sun</reg> did <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> see, </l>

            <l> Shall <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> make me <reg orig="proue">prove</reg> <reg orig="vntrue">untrue</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> thee: </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sh.</speaker>
            
            <l> I <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> not <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <reg orig="meanes">means</reg>, but a rebels force, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ia.</speaker>
            
            <l> These hands <reg orig="shal">shall</reg> make this <reg orig="bodie">body</reg> a dead corse, </l>

            <l> Ere force or <reg orig="flatterie">flattery</reg> <reg orig="shal">shall</reg> mine honour <reg orig="staine">stain</reg>, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sh.</speaker>
            
            <l> True fame <reg orig="suruiues">survives</reg>, when death the flesh hath <reg orig="slaine">slain</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Enter an Officer from the Lord Maior.</stage>
          <sp who="AA"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Of.</speaker>
            
            <l> God <reg orig="saue">save</reg> ye <reg orig="maister">master</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, <reg orig="&">and</reg> <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> your <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Sir my <reg orig="L. Maior">Lord Mayor</reg> sends <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> ye <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg>, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="praies">prays</reg> your <reg orig="speedie">speedy</reg> presence at <reg orig="Guyld">Guild</reg> hall, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Theres">There is</reg> <reg orig="newes">news</reg> the rebels <reg orig="haue">have</reg> made head <reg orig="againe">again</reg>, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="ensconcde">ensconced</reg> <reg orig="themselues">themselves</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> Mileend, </l>

            <l> And presently <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> armed men must out, </l>

            <l> You being <reg orig="Captaine">Captain</reg> of two companies </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> honour of your valour and your skill, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> Must <reg orig="leade">lead</reg> the <reg orig="vaward">vanguard</reg>, God <reg orig="&">and</reg> right stand with <reg orig="yee">ye</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sh.</speaker><p>
            
            Friend <reg orig="tel">tell</reg> my Lord <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="waite">wait</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> him strait.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ia.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Friend <reg orig="tel">tell</reg> my Lord he does my husband wrong, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> set him <reg orig="formost">foremost</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="daunger">danger</reg> still, </l>

            <l> ye shall not go if I may <reg orig="haue">have</reg> my <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">will</seg>, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">S.</speaker><p>
            
            Peace wife, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more, friend I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> follow ye,

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Exit.</stage>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ia.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Ifaith"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> faith</reg> ye shall not, <reg orig="prethee">prithee</reg> do not go.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sh.</speaker>
            
            <l> Not go <reg orig="sweete">sweet</reg> heart? <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> were a cowards trick, </l>

            <l> A traitors part <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="shrinke">shrink</reg> when others fight, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Enuie">Envy</reg> shall <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> say <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Mathew Shore</emph> </l>

            <l> The Goldsmith staid, when other men went out, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="meete">meet</reg> his Kings and countries <reg orig="enemie">enemy</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Iane</emph>, <reg orig="gainst al">against all</reg> the rebels <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> Mileend, </l>

            <l> I dare alone <reg orig="K.">King</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Edwards</emph> right defend. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ia.</speaker><p>
            
            If you be <reg orig="slaine">slain</reg>, what shall become of <reg orig="mee">me</reg>?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sh.</speaker>
            
            <l> Right well my wench, <reg orig="inowe">enough</reg> <reg orig="inowe wil">enough <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="marrie">marry</reg> thee, </l>

            <l> I <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> thee worth at least <reg orig="fiue">five</reg> thousand pound. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>She weepes.</stage>
      <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ia.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Marrie">Marry</reg> again? <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> word my heart doth wound, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> <reg orig="marrie">marry</reg>, nor I <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not <reg orig="liue">live</reg>, </l>
   
            <l> If thou be <reg orig="kild">killed</reg>, let me go with thee <emph rend="ROMAN">Mat.</emph> </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sh.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> idle <reg orig="talke">talk</reg> good <emph rend="ROMAN">Iane</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more of <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>, </l>

            <l> Go <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my <reg orig="Ladie">Lady</reg> <reg orig="Maioresse">Mayoress</reg> and the rest, </l>

            <l>  As you are <reg orig="stil">still</reg> companion with the best, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="UUith">With</reg> them be <reg orig="merrie">merry</reg>, and pray <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> good <reg orig="speede">speed</reg>, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ia.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> part from thee my <reg orig="verie">very</reg> heart doth bleed. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Falconbridge with his troupes marching, as being at Mileend.</stage>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fa.</speaker>
            
            <l> Yet stand <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the sight of <reg orig="vprearde">upreared</reg> Troy, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="sucke">suck</reg> the <reg orig="aire">air</reg> she <reg orig="drawes">draws</reg>: <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="verie">very</reg> breath </l>

            <l> Flies from <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> nostrils <reg orig="warme">warm</reg> <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> the <reg orig="walles">walls</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="UUe"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg></reg> beard <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> bristling spires, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> battled <reg orig="towres">towers</reg>, </l>

            <l> And proudly stand and gaze <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the face, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Looke">Look</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> me, and I doubt not ye imagine, </l>

            <l> My worth as great as any one of yours, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> My fortunes, would I basely <reg orig="fawne">fawn</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> be as <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> as any <reg orig="mans">man's</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">England</emph>, </l>

            <l> But he <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="keepes">keeps</reg> your <reg orig="soueraigne">sovereign</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="Towre">Tower</reg>, </l>

            <l> Hath <reg orig="seazde">seized</reg> my land, and <reg orig="robd">robbed</reg> me of my right, </l>

            <l> I am a Gentleman as well as <reg orig="hee">he</reg>, </l>

            <l> What he hath got, he <reg orig="holdes">holds</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="tyrannie">tyranny</reg>, </l>

            <l> Now if you faint or cowardly should <reg orig="flie">fly</reg>, </l>

            <l> There is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> hope <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> any one <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="liue">live</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> the Londoners <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> the <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And <reg orig="bidde">bid</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="battaile">battle</reg> here <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> Mileend <reg orig="Greene">Green</reg>, </l>

            <l> Whom if <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> vanquish, then <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> take the <reg orig="towne">town</reg>, </l>

            <l> And ride <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> triumph <reg orig="thorow">through</reg> <reg orig="Cheape">Cheap</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Paules, </l>

            <l> The Mint is <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">ours</seg>, Cheap, Lumbard street <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> own </l>

            <l> The meanest <reg orig="souldier">soldier</reg> wealthier <reg orig="then">than</reg> a King. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            
              March <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> ye rogues, all kings or cap-knitters:

              dost thou <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> Tom <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>? I

              <reg orig="pre thee">prithee</reg> grant me one <reg orig="boone">boon</reg> I <reg orig="shal">shall</reg> <reg orig="aske">ask</reg> thee.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fa.</speaker><p>
            
            
              What is it Ned? <reg orig="its">it is</reg> hard I should <reg orig="denie">deny</reg> thee.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Why <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> when <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="wonne">won</reg> the <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg>, as <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg>

              cannot choose but <reg orig="winne">win</reg> it, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> I may <reg orig="haue">have</reg> the knighting

              of all these rogues and <reg orig="rascalles">rascals</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker><p>
            
            
              What then?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sp.</speaker><p>
            
            
              What then? <reg orig="Zounds">S'wounds</reg> I <reg orig="scorne">scorn</reg> your <reg orig="scuruie">scurvy</reg> wry mouthed,

              what then? now a <reg orig="poxe">pox</reg> take me if I fight a blow.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker><p>
            
            
              why this is fine, go <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">to</seg>, knight whom thou wilt:

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">Who</seg>, I knight any of them? <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> see them <reg orig="hangde">hanged</reg> first

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a <reg orig="companie">company</reg> of <reg orig="tattred">tottered</reg> ragged <reg orig="rascalles">rascals</reg>, if I were a king,

              I would not knight one of them?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker><p>
            
            
              What not <reg orig="mee">me</reg> <reg orig="Caualero">Cavalier</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Chub</emph>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Yes, I care not if I knight thee: and yet <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> see thee

              <reg orig="hangd">hanged</reg> ere <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> honour thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much: I care not <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg>

              the matter, but I would not be <reg orig="denide">denied</reg> my humour.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Why what a <reg orig="peruerse">perverse</reg> fellow art thou <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Ho my fine <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom</emph>, my <reg orig="braue">brave</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>, my mad

              <reg orig="Greeke">Greek</reg>, my <reg orig="lustie">lusty</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Neuill</emph>: thou art a king, a <emph rend="ROMAN">Cesar</emph>, A

              plague <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> thee, I <reg orig="loue">love</reg> thee not, and yet <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> die with thee.

            

          </p></sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <stage>Enter the Lord Maior, Recorder, Iosseline, Shoare, and their Souldiours marching.</stage>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Maior.</speaker><p>
            
            See how rebellion can <reg orig="exalte">exalt</reg> <reg orig="it selfe">itself</reg>,

            Pruning the feathers of <reg orig="sicke">sick</reg> discipline.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="M"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Recor.</speaker><p>
            
            They think they can outlook <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> truer looks.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">S.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Marke">Mark</reg> but the <reg orig="scornefull">scornful</reg> <reg orig="eie">eye</reg> of <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker><p>
            
            I rather <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> his <reg orig="cheeke">cheek</reg>,

            <reg orig="Decyphers">Deciphers</reg> pale disturbance <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his heart.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="L"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ios.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">Our</seg> <reg orig="comming">coming</reg> forth hath, <reg orig="wel">well</reg>, I say <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more, </l>

            <l> But shall <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> take occasion, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> forth, </l>

            <l> Rebellion should <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> respite, <reg orig="oh">O</reg> my Lord, </l>

            <l> The time hath <reg orig="beene">been</reg>, but all is one <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker>
            
            <l> How <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> a troupe of rank <reg orig="ore">over</reg> ridden <reg orig="Iades">Jades</reg>, </l>

            <l> You <reg orig="bushie">bushy</reg> bearded <reg orig="Cittizens">Citizens</reg> <reg orig="appeare">appear</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker>
            
            <l> Nay, rather <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> many men <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="Moone">Moon</reg>, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="euerie">every</reg> one a <reg orig="furzen">furzy</reg> bush <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his mouth. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker>
            
            <l> The <reg orig="foure">four</reg> <reg orig="&">and</reg> <reg orig="twentie">twenty</reg> wards? now <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <reg orig="befal">befall</reg> them, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="UUould any one haue">Would anyone have</reg> thought before this <reg orig="houre">hour</reg>, </l>

            <l> There had <reg orig="beene">been</reg> such increase of <reg orig="muddie">muddy</reg> <reg orig="slaues">slaves</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker>
            
            <l> Peace <reg orig="souldiours">soldiers</reg>, they are resolute you see, </l>

            <l> And not <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> flatter <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>, nor <reg orig="fauour">favour</reg> them, </l>

            <l> Such <reg orig="haughtie">haughty</reg> <reg orig="stomacks">stomachs</reg> <reg orig="seldome">seldom</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> been <reg orig="seene">seen</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Imbodyed">Embodied</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the breasts of <reg orig="Cittizens">Citizens</reg>, </l>

            <l> How <reg orig="sternely">sternly</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> their <reg orig="owne">own</reg> peculiar strength, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="UUithout">Without</reg> the assistance of their lingering king, </l>

            <l> Did they of late repulse <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> from their <reg orig="walles">walls</reg>? </l>

            <l> And now <reg orig="againe">again</reg> how expeditiously, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="vnexpected">unexpected</reg> they <reg orig="haue">have</reg> met <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> here? </l>

            <l> were <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> more deadly incensed <reg orig="then">than</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are, </l>

            <l> I would not but commend their <reg orig="chiualrie">chivalry</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Captaine">Captain</reg>, <reg orig="shal">shall</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> go challenge them <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> fight?

            <reg orig="Sbloud">'sblood</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="burne">burn</reg> daylight, <reg orig="theile">they <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> anon,

            <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are afraid <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see their glittering swords.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ch.</speaker>
            
            <l> Tell them they come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> steed of pudding pies,</l>

              <l> And Stratford cakes <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> makes a banquet here.</l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker><p>
            
            Soft <reg orig="giue">give</reg> me <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg>, I <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="deuise">devise</reg> with words,

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> weaken and abash their fortitude,

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="M"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Re.</speaker><p>
            
            The Bastard offers <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> come forth my Lord.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ma.</speaker><p>
            
            I am the man intend <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="answere">answer</reg> him.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fa.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <emph rend="ROMAN">Crosbie.</emph>
            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ma.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Traytor">Traitor</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="X"><speaker rend="ROMAN">all</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Traitour">Traitor</reg>? <reg orig="zounds">s'wounds</reg> <reg orig="downe">down</reg> with him.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fa.</speaker>
            
            <l> Be patient, <reg orig="giue">give</reg> me <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> I say <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="speake">speak</reg>, </l>

            <l> I doubt not but the traitors name shall rest </l>

            <l> With those <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> keeps their lawful <reg orig="K.">King</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="bondes">bonds</reg>: </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Meane">Mean</reg> time ye men of London once <reg orig="againe">again</reg>, </l>

            <l> Behold my warlike colours are <reg orig="displaide">displayed</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="vowd">vowed</reg> shall <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> be <reg orig="wrapt">wrapped</reg> <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Untill">Until</reg> your <reg orig="loftie">lofty</reg> buildings <reg orig="kisse">kiss</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> feet, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Unlesse">Unless</reg> you grant me passage <reg orig="throgh">through</reg> your streets. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="M"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Re.</speaker>
            
            <l> Passage, sayst thou? <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> must be <reg orig="ore">over</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> breasts, </l>

            <l> If any passage thou art <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">like</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fa.</speaker>
            
            <l> Why then <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> your bodies <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> I tread, </l>

            <l> And wade through standing <reg orig="pooles">pools</reg> of your lost <reg orig="bloud">blood</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sh.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> know thy threats, and <reg orig="recken">reckon</reg> them as wind, </l>

            <l> Not of sufficient <reg orig="powre">power</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> shake a <reg orig="reede">reed</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker>
            
            <l> But <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="shooke">shook</reg> your gates not long <reg orig="agoe">ago</reg>, </l>

            <l> And made your <reg orig="walles">walls</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> shake <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> <reg orig="yrish">irish</reg> <reg orig="bogges">bogs</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="I">Aye</reg>, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> terrified ye, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> not one of ye durst come

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> fetch a <reg orig="pinte">pint</reg> of <reg orig="sacke">sack</reg> at the mouth at Bishopsgate, <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">no</seg> not

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your <reg orig="liues">lives</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="L"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ios.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="I">Aye</reg> but you know what followed, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> forth.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <foreign lang="Latin">Et cetera</foreign>? are you there? <reg orig="mee thinks">methinks</reg> the sight of the

              dun Bull, the <emph rend="ROMAN">Neuels</emph> <reg orig="honord">honoured</reg> crest, should make you <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg>

              your broken sentences, and quite <reg orig="forgette">forget</reg> <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> at

              a l.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l> Nay then <reg orig="looke">look</reg> thou <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Citties">Cities</reg> <reg orig="armes">arms</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Wherein is a <reg orig="bloudie">bloody</reg> dagger, <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is it, </l>

            <l> Wherewith a <reg orig="rebell">rebel</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">like</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>, </l>

            <l> Had his desert, <reg orig="meete">meet</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his <reg orig="trecherie">treachery</reg>, </l>

            <l> Can you behold <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>, and not quake <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="feare">fear</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="M"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Re.</speaker><p>
            
            Since when, it is <reg orig="successiuely">successively</reg> decreed,

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <reg orig="Traitours">Traitors</reg> with <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="shal">shall</reg> <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> better <reg orig="speede">speed</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sp.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Captaine">Captain</reg> and fellow <reg orig="souldiours">soldiers</reg> <reg orig="talke">talk</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more, </l>

            <l>  But draw your meaning forth <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> down right <reg orig="blowes">blows</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Falcon.</speaker><p>
            
            Sound then alarum.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Maior,</speaker><p>
            
            
              Do the <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">like</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>, and where the right is,

              there attend <reg orig="successe">success</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="L"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ios.</speaker>
            
            <l> Stay and be better <reg orig="aduisde">advised</reg>, why <reg orig="countrimen">countrymen</reg>, </l>

            <l> What is this <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph> you follow <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>? </l>

            <l> I could instruct you, but you know my mind. </l>

            <l> And <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph> what are these <reg orig="rusticalles">rusticals</reg>, </l>

            <l> Thou <reg orig="shouldst">shouldest</reg> repose such confidence <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="glasse">glass</reg>, </l>

            <l> Shall I <reg orig="informe">inform</reg> thee? <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">no</seg>, thou art wise <reg orig="inough">enough</reg>, </l>

            <l> <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph> of Yorke <reg orig="delaies">delays</reg> the time you say, </l>

            <l> Therefore <reg orig="hee">he</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not come, imagine <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, </l>

            <l> The <reg orig="Citties">Cities</reg> <reg orig="weake">weak</reg>, hold <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> opinion <reg orig="stil">still</reg>, </l>

            <l> And your pretence king <emph rend="ROMAN">Henries</emph> <reg orig="libertie">liberty</reg>. </l>

            <l> True, but as how? shall I declare you? <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">no</seg>. </l>

            <l> what then? <reg orig="youle">you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> fight, <reg orig="a"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg></reg> gods name take your <reg orig="choise">choice</reg>, </l>

            <l> I can <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more but <reg orig="giue">give</reg> you mine <reg orig="aduise">advice</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker><p>
            
            Away with this <reg orig="parenthises">parentheses</reg> of words,

            <emph rend="ROMAN">Crosbie</emph> courage thy men, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> this <reg orig="greene">green</reg>,

            whose cause is right, let it be quickly <reg orig="seene">seen</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Maior</speaker><p>
            
            I am as <reg orig="readie">ready</reg> as thou canst desire,

            <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">On</seg> then a Gods name.

          </p></sp>
          <stage>They fight, the rebels driue them backe: then enter Falconbridge and Spicing.</stage>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fa.</speaker>
            
            <l> This was well fought, now <emph rend="ROMAN">Spicing</emph> list <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me, </l>

            <l>  The <reg orig="Cittizens">Citizens</reg> thus <reg orig="hauing">having</reg> <reg orig="giuen">given</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> ground, </l>

            <l> And therefore somewhat daunted, take a band </l>

            <l> Of <emph rend="ROMAN">Essex</emph> <reg orig="souldiours">soldiers</reg>, and with all the <reg orig="speede">speed</reg> </l>

            <l>  Thou possibly canst make, withdraw <reg orig="thy selfe">thyself</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And get <reg orig="betweene">between</reg> the <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg> gates and them. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> <reg orig="braue">brave</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom Neuill</emph>, gallant <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>,

            I <reg orig="ayme">aim</reg> at thy intended <reg orig="pollicie">policy</reg>, </p>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> This is thy meaning, while thou art <reg orig="imployde">employed</reg>, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="holdst">holdest</reg> them <reg orig="battaile">battle</reg> here <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> Mileend <reg orig="Greene">Green</reg>, </l>

            <l>  I must <reg orig="prouide">provide</reg> as <reg orig="harbenger">harbinger</reg> before, </l>

            <l> There be not <reg orig="onely">only</reg> <reg orig="cleere">clear</reg> and open passage, </l>

            <l> But the best <reg orig="marchants">merchants</reg> houses <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="receiue">receive</reg> </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">Us</seg> and <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="retinew">retinue</reg>, I am proud of <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>, </l>

            <l> And <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not <reg orig="sleepe">sleep</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> thy <reg orig="iust">just</reg> command. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Away then I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> follow as I may, </l>

            <l> And doubt not but <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">ours</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be the day. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>After some excursions, enter Lord Maior and maister Shoare.</stage>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ma.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="recouered">recovered</reg> what before <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> lost, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg> stands with the <reg orig="iustice">justice</reg> of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> cause, </l>

            <l> But this I noted <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the fight <reg orig="euen">even</reg> now, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> part of this rebellious crewe is sent, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> what direction, or <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> what intent, </l>

            <l> I cannot <reg orig="ghesse">guess</reg>, but may suspect the worst, </l>

            <l> And as it <reg orig="seemes">seems</reg>, they <reg orig="compasse">compass</reg> it about, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="hemme">hem</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg>, or get the gate of <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>, </l>

            <l> And therefore <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, as I repose </l>

            <l> Trust <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> thy valour and thy <reg orig="loyaltie">loyalty</reg>, </l>

            <l> Draw forth three hundred bowmen, <reg orig="&">and</reg> some pikes. </l>

            <l> And presently encounter their assault. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Shoare.</speaker>
            
            <l> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> your meaning, and effect my Lord, </l>

            <l> I trust shall <reg orig="dissappoynt">disappoint</reg> them of their hope. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>After an alarum, Enter Spicing with drum and certaine Souldiours.</stage>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker>
            
            <l> Come <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">on</seg> my <reg orig="harts">hearts</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> be kings <reg orig="to night">tonight</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Carowse">Carouse</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Gold, and sleep with <reg orig="marchants">merchants</reg> <reg orig="wiues">wives</reg>, </l>

            <l> While their <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> husbands loose their <reg orig="liues">lives</reg> abroad, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> are now quite behind <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> enemies backs, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="theres">there is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> let or hindrance <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the way, </l>

            <l> But <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> may take possession of the <reg orig="towne">town</reg>, </l>

            <l> Ah you mad rogues, this is the wished <reg orig="houre">hour</reg>, </l>

            <l> Follow your leader, and be resolute. </l>

          </sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <stage>As he marcheth, thinking to enter, Shoare and his souldiers issue foorth and repulse him, 
            after excursions, wherein the rebels are disperst. Enter Maior, Recor. Shoare, Iosseline, 
            and a Messenger talking with the Maior.</stage>
          <stage>Exit Mess.</stage>
      <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Maior.</speaker>
            
        <l> <reg orig="I">Aye</reg>, my good <reg orig="frend">friend</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="certifie">certify</reg> his grace, </l>

        <l> The Rebels are dispersed all and fled, </l>

        <l> And now his <reg orig="Highnes">Highness</reg> <reg orig="meetes">meets</reg> with <reg orig="victorie">victory</reg>. </l>
          
        <l> Marshall <reg orig="your selues">yourselves</reg>, and <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> good <reg orig="aray">array</reg>: </l>

        <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="adde">add</reg> more <reg orig="glorie">glory</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> this victory: </l>

        <l> The king <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> person <reg orig="commeth">cometh</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> this place, </l>

        <l> How great an <reg orig="honor">honour</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> you <reg orig="gainde">gained</reg> <reg orig="to day">today</reg>? </l>

        <l> And how much is this <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg> <reg orig="famde">famed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="euer">ever</reg>, </l>

        <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> <reg orig="twise">twice</reg> without the <reg orig="helpe">help</reg>, <reg orig="eyther">either</reg> of king, </l>

        <l> Or any, but of God, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="owne">own</reg> <reg orig="selues">selves</reg>, </l>

        <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="preuailde">prevailed</reg> against <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> countries foes? </l>

        <l> <reg orig="Thankes">Thanks</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> his <reg orig="maiestie">majesty</reg> assisted <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>, </l>

        <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Who</seg> <reg orig="alwaies">always</reg> helps true <reg orig="Subiectes">Subjects</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> their need. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>The Trumpets sound, then enters king Edward, L. How. Sellinger and the traine,</stage>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            Where is my Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Maior.</speaker>
            
            <l> Here dread <reg orig="Soueraigne">Sovereign</reg>. </l>

            <l>  I hold <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> Lordship nor <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="dignitie">dignity</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> presence of my <reg orig="gratious">gracious</reg> Lord the king, </l>

            <l> But all I humble at your <reg orig="highnes">highness</reg> feet, </l>

            <l> With the most <reg orig="happie">happy</reg> conquest of proud rebels, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Dispearst">Dispersed</reg> and fled, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> now <reg orig="remaines">remains</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> doubt, </l>

            <l> Of <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> making head <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> vex <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> more. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ITALIC">K.</speaker><p>
            
            You <reg orig="haue">have</reg> not <reg orig="tane">taken</reg> the bastard <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>:

            Or is he <reg orig="slaine">slain</reg>?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker>
            
            <l> Neither my <reg orig="gratious">gracious</reg> Lord. </l>

            <l> Although <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="labourd">laboured</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="vttermost">uttermost</reg>, </l>

            <l> Yet all <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> care came <reg orig="ouer">over</reg> short, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> apprehending him or <emph rend="ROMAN">Spicing</emph> <reg orig="eyther">either</reg>, </l>

            <l> But some are taken, others <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> proffered grace, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> <reg orig="Yeelded">Yielded</reg> <reg orig="themselues">themselves</reg>, and at your mercy stand. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Thanks good <reg orig="L. Maior">Lord Mayor</reg>, you may condemn <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> </l>

            <l> Of too much <reg orig="slacknes">slackness</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> such <reg orig="vrgent">urgent</reg> need: </l>

            <l>  But <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> assure you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> <reg orig="royall">royal</reg> word, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">So</seg> <reg orig="soone">soon</reg> as <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> had gathered <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> a power, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">We</seg> dallied not, but made all haste <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> could, </l>

            <l> What order <reg orig="haue">have</reg> ye <reg orig="tane">taken</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>, </l>

            <l> And his confederates <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this rebellion? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Maior.</speaker>
            
            <l> Under your <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> my <reg orig="Liedge">Liege</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="proclaimd">proclaimed</reg> </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Who</seg> bringeth <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph> <reg orig="aliue">alive</reg> or dead, </l>

            <l>  Shall be requited with a thousand <reg orig="markes">marks</reg>, </l>

            <l>  As much <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Spicing</emph>, others of <reg orig="lesse">less</reg> worth </l>

            <l>  At easier rates are set. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>There he drawes his sword and knightes them.</stage>
      <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
        <l> Well <reg orig="haue">have</reg> ye done, </l>

        <l> And <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> see it paid from <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> Exchequer. </l>

        <l> Now <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> this and come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you, </l>

        <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> well <reg orig="deserude">deserved</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> these <reg orig="affaires">affairs</reg>, </l>

        <l>  <reg orig="Affaires">Affairs</reg>, I <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="maine">main</reg> consequence. </l>

        <l> <reg orig="Kneele">Kneel</reg> <reg orig="downe">down</reg> and all of you <reg orig="receiue">receive</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> field, </l>

        <l> The <reg orig="honor">honour</reg> you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> merited <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> field. </l>
           
        <l> Arise Sir <emph rend="ROMAN">Iohn Crosbie</emph>, <reg orig="L. Maior">Lord Mayor</reg> of <emph rend="ROMAN">London</emph> and knight. </l>

        <l> Arise <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> Sir <emph rend="ROMAN">Ralph Iosseline</emph> knight. </l>

        <l>  Arise Sir <emph rend="ROMAN">Thomas Vrswicke</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> Recorder of <emph rend="ROMAN">London</emph>, and knight. </l>

        <l> Now tell me <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> is M. <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ma.</speaker>
            
            <l> This same my Lord, </l>

            <l>  And hand <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> hand he fought with <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph> <reg orig="kneele">kneel</reg> thou <reg orig="downe">down</reg>. </l>

            <l>  What call <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> else his name? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="M"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Recor.</speaker><p>
            
            His name is <emph rend="ROMAN">Mathew Shoare</emph> my Lord.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, why kneelest thou not, and at thy <reg orig="Soueraignes">Sovereigns</reg>

              hand <reg orig="receiue">receive</reg> thy right?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Shoare.</speaker>
            
            <l> Pardon me <reg orig="gratious">gracious</reg> Lord, </l>

            <l> I do not stand contemptuous or despising, </l>

            <l> Such <reg orig="royall">royal</reg> <reg orig="fauour">favour</reg> of my <reg orig="Soueraigne">Sovereign</reg>, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  But <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> acknowledge mine <reg orig="vnworthines">unworthiness</reg>: </l>

            <l>  Far be it from the thought of <emph rend="ROMAN">Mathew Shoare</emph>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> he should be <reg orig="aduanc'de">advanced</reg> with Aldermen, </l>

            <l>  With <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="L. Maior">Lor Mayor</reg>, <reg orig="&">and</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> right <reg orig="graue">grave</reg> Recorder. </l>

            <l> If <reg orig="any thing">anything</reg> hath <reg orig="beene">been</reg> <reg orig="performde">performed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> me, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> may <reg orig="deserue">deserve</reg> your <reg orig="Highnes">Highness</reg> <reg orig="mean'st">meanest</reg> respect, </l>

            <l>  I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="inough">enough</reg>, and I desire <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more, </l>

            <l>  Then let me <reg orig="craue">crave</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> I may <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l> Well, be it as thou wilt, some other way </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="deuise">devise</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> quittance thy <reg orig="desertes">deserts</reg>, </l>

            <l> And not <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="faile">fail</reg> therein <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> my word. </l>

            <l> Now let me tell ye all my <reg orig="frendes">friends</reg> at once, </l>

            <l> Your king is married, since you saw him last, </l>

            <l> And haste, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="helpe">help</reg> you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this <reg orig="needfull">needful</reg> time, </l>

            <l> Made me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> sudden <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> forsake my bride. </l>

            <l>  But seeing all <reg orig="thinges">things</reg> are fallen out <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> well, </l>

            <l>  And there <reg orig="remaines">remains</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> further doubt of ill, </l>

            <l>  Let me <reg orig="entreate">entreat</reg> you would <reg orig="goe">go</reg> <reg orig="boote">boot</reg> <reg orig="your selues">yourselves</reg>, </l>

            <l> And bring your king a little <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> his way. </l>

            <l> How say you my Lord, <reg orig="shal">shall</reg> it be <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Now God forbid but <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> my Lord the king </l>

            <l> Should <reg orig="alwaies">always</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> his <reg orig="Subiectes">Subjects</reg> at command. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="L"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ioss.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Forbid quotha? <reg orig="I">Aye</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> good <reg orig="sadnes">sadness</reg>, your <reg orig="maiestie">majesty</reg>

              shall <reg orig="finde">find</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="alwaies">always</reg> <reg orig="readie">ready</reg>, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Why then set forward Gentlemen, </l>

            <l>  And come <reg orig="L. Maior">Lord Mayor</reg>, I must <reg orig="conferre">confer</reg> with you. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt</stage>
          <stage>Enter Falconbridge and Spicing with their weapons in their handes.</stage>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Art thou the man whose victories drawn at sea, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Fild">Filled</reg> <reg orig="euery">every</reg> heart with terror of thy name? </l>

            <l> Art thou <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Neuill</emph> <reg orig="whome">whom</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="tooke">took</reg> thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">for</seg>? </l>

            <l>  Thou art a <reg orig="lowse">louse</reg>, thou bastard <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>? </l>

            <l> Thou baser <reg orig="then">than</reg> a bastard, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> whose birth </l>

            <l> The very <reg orig="dregges">dregs</reg> of <reg orig="seruitude">servitude</reg> <reg orig="appeares">appears</reg>, </l>

            <l> Why <reg orig="tel">tell</reg> me, <reg orig="liuer">liver</reg> of some rotten <reg orig="sheepe">sheep</reg>, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  After <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> thy allurements <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are brought, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="vndertake">undertake</reg> this course, after thy promises </l>

            <l> Of many golden <reg orig="mountaines">mountains</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> ensue, </l>

            <l> Is this the greatest comfort thou canst <reg orig="giue">give</reg>? </l>

            <l> Hast thou <reg orig="insnarde">ensnared</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="heedles">heedless</reg> feet with death, </l>

            <l>  And brought <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the <reg orig="Iibbet">Jibbet</reg> of defame, </l>

            <l>  And now dost bid <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> shift and <reg orig="saue">save</reg> <reg orig="our selues">ourselves</reg>? </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> <reg orig="crauen">craven</reg> were I sure I should be <reg orig="tane">taken</reg>, </l>

            <l>  I would not <reg orig="stirre">stir</reg> my feet, <reg orig="vntill">until</reg> this hand </l>

            <l> Had venged me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> misguiding <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> Opprobrious <reg orig="villaine">villain</reg>, stable excrement, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> <reg orig="dreamst">dreamest</reg> of other manhood yet, </l>

            <l> But how <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="ierke">jerk</reg> a horse, <reg orig="vntill">until</reg> my <reg orig="wordes">words</reg> </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Infusde">Infused</reg> into thee resolutions fire. </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Controlst">Controlest</reg> thou me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> wherein <reg orig="thy selfe">thyself</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Art <reg orig="onely">only</reg> the occasion of mishap? </l>

            <l>  Hadst thou and they <reg orig="stoode">stood</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> it <reg orig="aswell">as well</reg> as I, </l>

            <l>  The day had <reg orig="beene">been</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="owne">own</reg>, and <emph rend="ROMAN">London</emph> now, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <reg orig="laughes">laughs</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> triumph, should <reg orig="haue">have</reg> wept <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="teares">tears</reg> </l>

            <l>  But being <reg orig="backt">backed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> such faint <reg orig="harted">hearted</reg> <reg orig="slaues">slaves</reg> </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> <reg orig="maruaile">marvel</reg> if the <reg orig="Lyon">Lion</reg> go <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="wracke">wrack</reg>, </l>

            <l> As though it were not incident <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="kinges">kings</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Somet me <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> take repulse, mine is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more: </l>

            <l>  Nor is not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> muddy <reg orig="braine">brain</reg> of thine </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> tutor me how <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="disgest">digest</reg> my <reg orig="losse">loss</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Then <reg orig="flie">fly</reg> with those <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> are <reg orig="alreadie">already</reg> fled, </l>

            <l>  Or stay <reg orig="behinde">behind</reg>, and hang all but the head. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> <reg orig="preiudice">prejudice</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN"><reg orig="Spicinges">Spicings</reg></emph> conquering name, </l>

            <l>  Whose valour <reg orig="eu??">even</reg> the hacks this sword has made </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">Upon</seg> the flint, and iron <reg orig="barres">bars</reg> at Aldgate: </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">Like</seg> <reg orig="mouthes">mouths</reg> <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> publish whiles the <reg orig="Citty">City</reg> stands </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> I <reg orig="shrunke">shrunk</reg> <reg orig="backe">back</reg>? <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> I was <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> <reg orig="seene">seen</reg> </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="shew">show</reg> my manly <reg orig="spleene">spleen</reg>, but with a whip? </l>

            <l>  I tell thee <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph> the least of these, </l>

            <l>  Do challenge <reg orig="bloud">blood</reg> before they be <reg orig="appeasde">appeased</reg>, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Away ye <reg orig="scoundrell">scoundrel</reg>, tempt not my <reg orig="resolue">resolve</reg>, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  The courage <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="suruiues">survives</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Scornes">Scorns</reg> the <reg orig="incounter">encounter</reg> of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> base a drudge. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> the pure temper of this sword of mine, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> this true flesh and <reg orig="bloud">blood</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> gripes the same, </l>

            <l> And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the honour I did <reg orig="winne">win</reg> of late, </l>

            <l> Against those <reg orig="frostie">frosty</reg> bearded <reg orig="Cittizens">Citizens</reg>, </l>

            <l> It shall be <reg orig="tride">tried</reg> before <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> do depart, </l>

            <l>  Whether accuseth other wrongfully, </l>

            <l> Or <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> of <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> two is the better man. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l>  I shall but quit the Hangman of a labour, </l>

            <l>  Yet rather <reg orig="then">than</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be <reg orig="vpbraided">upbraided</reg> thus, </l>

            <l>  The Eagle once <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="stoope">stoop</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="feede">feed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> carrion. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>They fight, enter Chub.</stage>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ch.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Hold if ye be men, if not, hold as ye are: rebels <reg orig="&">and</reg> strong

              <reg orig="theeues">thieves</reg>: I bring you <reg orig="newes">news</reg> of a proclamation, the King

              hath promised <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <reg orig="whosoeuer">whosoever</reg> can bring the head of <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>,

              or <emph rend="ROMAN">Spicing</emph>, shall <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his labour a <reg orig="thousande">thousand</reg>

              <reg orig="crownes">crowns</reg>, what <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> you then <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> swagger? <reg orig="saue">save</reg> <reg orig="your selues">yourselves</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            This proclamations come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="happie">happy</reg> time,

            <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> vanquish <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>, and with this sword,

            <reg orig="Cutte">Cut</reg> off his head, and <reg orig="beare">bear</reg> it <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the king,

            <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">So</seg> not alone shall I be pardoned,

            But <reg orig="haue">have</reg> the thousand <reg orig="crownes">crowns</reg> is promised.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> This <reg orig="rascall">rascal</reg> was <reg orig="ordainde">ordained</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="saue">save</reg> my life, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> now when I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="ouerthrowne">overthrown</reg> the wretch, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Euen">Even</reg> with his head <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="yeeld">yield</reg> me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the king, </l>

            <l>  His princely word is past <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> pardon <reg orig="mee">me</reg>, </l>

            <l> And though I were the <reg orig="cheefe">chief</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this rebellion, </l>

            <l> Yet this <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be a <reg orig="meanes">means</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> make my peace. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> I knew how <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> betray them both.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l>  How sayst thou <emph rend="ROMAN">Spi.</emph> wilt thou <reg orig="yeeld">yield</reg> <reg orig="thy selfe">thyself</reg>? </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="vowde">vowed</reg> either <reg orig="aliue">alive</reg> or dead </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> bring thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> King <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sp.</speaker>
            
            <l>   And I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="vowde">vowed</reg> the <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">like</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> thee. </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  How <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> these two bad <reg orig="contraryes">contraries</reg> agree? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker><p>
            
            And I the same <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> both of you.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker><p>
            
            Come sir, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> quickly rid you of <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> care.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            And what thou <reg orig="lottest">alottest</reg> me, shall be my share.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker>
            
            <l> Here comes a miller, <reg orig="helpe">help</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> part the fray, </l>

            <l> These are the <reg orig="rebelles">rebels</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph> and <emph rend="ROMAN">Spicing</emph>, </l>

            <l>  The worst of them is worth a thousand <reg orig="crownes">crowns</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="P"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mill.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Marrie">Marry</reg> and such a <reg orig="bootie">booty</reg> would I <reg orig="haue">have</reg>, </l>

            <l> Submit, submit, it is <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="vaine">vain</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="striue">strive</reg>, </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>exit. Fal.</stage>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            Why what art thou?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="P"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mill.</speaker>
            
            <l> One <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> hamper you, </l>

            <l> But <reg orig="whats">what is</reg> the other <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> is <reg orig="fledde">fled</reg> away? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> miller, <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> was <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>, </l>

            <l> And this is <emph rend="ROMAN">Spicing</emph> his companion. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker>
            
            <l>  I tell thee Miller thou hast been the means, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> hinder the most charitable <reg orig="deede">deed</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> honest Christian <reg orig="vndertooke">undertook</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker>
            
            <l> thou canst <reg orig="beare">bear</reg> me <reg orig="witnesse">witness</reg> I had <reg orig="tane">taken</reg> </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> most notorious <reg orig="rebell">rebel</reg> but <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> him, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="P"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker>
            
            <l> But I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> taken thee, and the world knows, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> Spicing is as <reg orig="badde">bad</reg> as <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">who</seg> is best. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            Why thou <reg orig="mistakst">mistakest</reg>, I am a true <reg orig="subiect">subject</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker><p>
            
            Miller <reg orig="hee">he</reg> lies, be sure <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> hold him fast.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spicing.</speaker>
            
            <l> Dost thou accuse me? apprehend him too, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> <reg orig="hees">he is</reg> as <reg orig="guiltie">guilty</reg> as any of <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="P"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Miller.</speaker>
            
            <l> Come you shall both <reg orig="togither">together</reg> <reg orig="answere">answer</reg> it, </l>

            <l> Before my Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, and here <reg orig="hee">he</reg> comes. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Lord Maior, Iosseline, and other attendants.</stage>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ma.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Sir Ralph <emph rend="ROMAN">Iosseline</emph>, <reg orig="haue">have</reg> you <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> <reg orig="seene">seen</reg> a Prince

              more affable <reg orig="then">than</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph> is? what <reg orig="merrie">merry</reg> <reg orig="talke">talk</reg> he had <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg>

              the way.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="L"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ios.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Dubtlesse">Doubtless</reg> my Lord <reg orig="heele">he <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="proue">prove</reg> a <reg orig="royall">royal</reg> King, </l>

              <l> But how now what are these? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="P"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Miller.</speaker>
            
            <l> God <reg orig="saue">save</reg> your honour, </l>

            <l> Here I present <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> you my lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, </l>

            <l> A <reg orig="paire">pair</reg> of <reg orig="rebelles">rebels</reg>, whom I did <reg orig="espie">espy</reg> </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  As I was <reg orig="busie">busy</reg> grinding at my mill, </l>

            <l>  And taking them <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> vagrant idle <reg orig="knaues">knaves</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> had beset some <reg orig="trueman">true man</reg> from his house, </l>

            <l>  I came <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> the peace, but <reg orig="afterward">afterwards</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Found <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> it was the bastard <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>, </l>

            <l> And this his mate together <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the <reg orig="eares">ears</reg>, </l>

            <l> The one, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> <reg orig="al">all</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> I could <reg orig="doo">do</reg>, <reg orig="escapte">escaped</reg>, </l>

            <l>  The other standeth at your <reg orig="mercie">mercy</reg> here. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Maior.</speaker><p>
            
            It is the <reg orig="rebell">rebel</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Spicing</emph>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spicing.</speaker>
            
            <l> It is indeed? </l>

              <l> I see you are not blind you know <reg orig="mee">me</reg> then. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mai.</speaker>
            
            <l> Well miller, thou hast done a <reg orig="subiects">subjects</reg> part, </l>

            <l> And worthily <reg orig="deserust">deservest</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="recompence">recompense</reg> </l>

            <l> Is <reg orig="publikely">publicly</reg> proclaimed <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the King, </l>

            <l> But <reg orig="whats">what is</reg> this other? I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="seene">seen</reg> his face, </l>

            <l> And as I take it, he is one of them. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="P"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mil.</speaker>
            
            <l>  I must <reg orig="confesse">confess</reg>, I took them both <reg orig="togither">together</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Hee">He</reg> <reg orig="ayded">aided</reg> me <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> apprehend the rest. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="A">He</reg> <reg orig="telles">tells</reg> you true my Lord, I am <emph rend="ROMAN">Chub</emph>

              the <reg orig="Chaundler">Chandler</reg>, and I curse the time <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> I

              saw their faces, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> if they had not <reg orig="beene">been</reg>, I had

              <reg orig="liude">lived</reg> an honest man <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> mine <reg orig="owne">own</reg> <reg orig="countrie">country</reg>, and

              <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> this.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sp.</speaker>
            
            <l> Out rogue, dost thou recant <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> of death? </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="I">Aye</reg> <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, I am he <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> sought <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> cut your <reg orig="throate">throat</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And since I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> miscarried <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the fact, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Ile nere">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> never</reg> <reg orig="denie">deny</reg> it, do the worst you can. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ma.</speaker><p>
            
            Bring him away, he <reg orig="shal">shall</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> martial law,

            and at the next tree <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> do come <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg>,

            be <reg orig="hangde">hanged</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> rid the world of such a wretch,

            Miller thy <reg orig="dutie">duty</reg> is a thousand marks,
    
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> must be <reg orig="sharde">shared</reg> betwixt thee and this <reg orig="poore">poor</reg>

              fellow, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> did <reg orig="reueale">reveal</reg> him. And <reg orig="Sirra">Sirrah</reg>, your life

              is <reg orig="saude">saved</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> this condition, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> you hang <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Spicing</emph>,

              how sayst thou, wilt thou do it?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker>
                       
            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">Will</seg> I <reg orig="doo">do</reg> it? what a question is <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>? </l>

              
              <pb n=""/>
              <l>  I would hang him if he were my Father, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="saue">save</reg> mine <reg orig="owne">own</reg> life. </l>

            
          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Maior.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Then when <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> done it, come home <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my

              house, and there ye <reg orig="truely">truly</reg> shall <reg orig="haue">have</reg> your reward.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Well <reg orig="sirra">sirrah</reg>, then thou must be my hangman?
           

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="I">Aye</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my troth sir, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> fault of a better.
            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Well, commend me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> little Pim, and pray <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="redeeme">redeem</reg>

              my <reg orig="pande">pawned</reg> hose, they lie at the <reg orig="blew">blue</reg> Bore <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="eleuen">eleven</reg>

              pence, and if my <reg orig="hostesse">hostess</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> the other <reg orig="odde">odd</reg> <reg orig="penie">penny</reg>, tell

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> she is a damned <reg orig="bawde">bawd</reg>, and there is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> truth <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> score.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Take <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> thought sir <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your <reg orig="pande">pawned</reg> hose, they are

              <reg orig="lousie">lousy</reg>, and not worth the redeeming.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            
              There is a Constable sticks <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my mind, <reg orig="hee">he</reg> got my

              sword from me, <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> night I should <reg orig="haue">have</reg> killed black <emph rend="ROMAN">Ralph</emph>,

              if I had <reg orig="liude">lived</reg>, I would <reg orig="haue beene">have been</reg> <reg orig="meete">meet</reg> with him.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="I">Aye</reg> sir, but <reg orig="heres">here is</reg> a thing shall take an order <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="I"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Spi.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Commend me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="blacke">black</reg> Luce, <reg orig="bounsing">bouncing</reg> Besse, and

              <reg orig="lustie">lusty</reg> Kate, <reg orig="&">and</reg> <reg orig="al">all</reg> the other <reg orig="pretie">pretty</reg> morsels of <reg orig="mans">man's</reg> flesh. Farewell

              Pinke and Pinnesse, Fliboate, and Caruell, Turnbull,

              and Spittle, I die <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> a man.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="K"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Chub.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> <reg orig="Captaine">Captain</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Spicing</emph>, thy <reg orig="vaine">vain</reg> <reg orig="inticing">enticing</reg>,

            brought <reg orig="mee">me</reg> from my trade,

            From good candles making, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> this <reg orig="paines">pains</reg> taking,

            a <reg orig="rebell">rebel</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be made,

            Therefore <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned Spicing</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> quit thy enticing,

            this must be thy hope,

            <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> one of thy <reg orig="fellowes">fellows</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be led <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the <reg orig="Gallowes">Gallows</reg>,

            <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> end <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a rope.

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Exeunt</stage>
          <stage>Enter Hobs the Tanner of Tamworth.</stage>
          <stage>Here enter the Queene and Duchesse with their riding roddes, vnpinning their masks, 
            Hobs goes forward.</stage>
      <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <emph rend="ROMAN">Dudgeon</emph>, dost thou <reg orig="heare">hear</reg>, look <reg orig="wel">well</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> Brocke my

              mare, <reg orig="driue">drive</reg> Dunne and <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> and softly <reg orig="downe">down</reg> the hill,

              and take <reg orig="heede">heed</reg> the <reg orig="thornes">thorns</reg> <reg orig="teare">tear</reg> not the <reg orig="hornes">horns</reg> of my <reg orig="Cowe">Cow</reg>

              hides, as thou goest <reg orig="neere">near</reg> the hedges: ha, what <reg orig="saist">sayst</reg> thou

              <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>? is the <reg orig="Bulles">Bulls</reg> hide <reg orig="downe">down</reg>? why lay it <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> again, what

              care I? <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="meete">meet</reg> thee at the <reg orig="stile">style</reg>, and help <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> set all straight,

              
              <pb n=""/>
              And yet God <reg orig="helpe">help</reg>, <reg orig="its">it is</reg> a crooked world, and an <reg orig="vnthriftie">unthrifty</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg>

              some <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="haue nere">have never</reg> a shoe, had rather go <reg orig="barefoote">barefoot</reg>, then <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg>

              clout-leather <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> mend the old, when they can buy <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> new,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> they <reg orig="haue">have</reg> time <reg orig="inough">enough</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> mend <reg orig="al">all</reg>, 
              
              they sit <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> long between the <reg orig="cuppe">cup</reg> and the wall, well God amend them, God <reg orig="amende">amend</reg>

              them. <reg orig="Lette">Let</reg> me see <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my executor here, my leather pouch,

              what I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> taken, what I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> spent, what I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> gained,

              what I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> lost, and what I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="laide">laid</reg> out: my taking is

              more <reg orig="then">than</reg> my spending, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> <reg orig="heres">here is</reg> store left. I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> spent but

              a <reg orig="groate">groat</reg>, a <reg orig="pennie">penny</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> my two <reg orig="Iades">Jades</reg>, a <reg orig="pennie">penny</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the <reg orig="poore">poor</reg>,

              a <reg orig="pennie">penny</reg> pot of ale, and a <reg orig="pennie">penny</reg> cake <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> my man and me, A

              dicker of Cowhides cost <reg orig="mee">me</reg>
            
              <reg orig="Snailes">Snails</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">who</seg> comes here? <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg> Ferries, or <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg> what

              call ye <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>? Put <reg orig="vppe"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Iohn Hobs</emph>, money tempts <reg orig="beautie">beauty</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="A"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Du.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Well met good fellow, <reg orig="sawst">sawest</reg> thou not the <reg orig="hart">heart</reg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ho.</speaker><p>
            
            
              My heart? God <reg orig="blesse">bless</reg> me from seeing my heart.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="A"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Du.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Thy heart? the <reg orig="deere">dear</reg> man, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="demaund">demand</reg> the <reg orig="deere">dear</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Do you <reg orig="demaund">demand</reg> <reg orig="whats">what is</reg> <reg orig="deere">dear</reg>? <reg orig="marie">marry</reg> <reg orig="corne">corn</reg> and cow

              hides, <reg orig="Masse">Mass</reg> a good smug <reg orig="lasse">lass</reg>, well <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> my daughter <emph rend="ROMAN">Nell</emph>,

              I had rather then a bend of leather <reg orig="shee">she</reg> and I might smutch

              <reg orig="togither">together</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="A"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Duchesse.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Camst">Camest</reg> thou not <reg orig="downe">down</reg> the <reg orig="woodde">would</reg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs</speaker><p>
            
            
              Yes <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> I did.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="A"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Duch.</speaker><p>
            
            
              And <reg orig="sawst">sawest</reg> thou not the <reg orig="deere">dear</reg> <reg orig="imbost">embossed</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> my hood ye make me laugh, what the dickens

              is it <reg orig="loue">love</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> makes ye prate <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> fondly, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my fathers

              <reg orig="soule">soul</reg> I would I had <reg orig="iobd">jobbed</reg> faces with you.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="U"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Huntsm.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Why how now <emph rend="ROMAN">Hobs</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="saucie">saucy</reg> with the <reg orig="Duchesse">Duchess</reg>

              and the <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              much <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> I trow, these be but women, and

              one of them is <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> my wench, I would she had <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="ragges">rags</reg>, I

              would <reg orig="giue">give</reg> a <reg orig="loade">load</reg> of <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> and <reg orig="hornes">horns</reg>, and a fat of leather,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> match <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> some <reg orig="Iustice">Justice</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the meg hollie.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="V"><speaker rend="ROMAN">2 Hunts.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Be silent Tanner, and <reg orig="aske">ask</reg> pardon of the Queen,
           

          </p></sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="And">If</reg> ye <reg orig="bee">be</reg> the <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>, I <reg orig="crie">cry</reg> ye <reg orig="mercie">mercy</reg> good <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg>

              <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="C"><speaker rend="ITALIC">Q.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> fault my friend, Madam <reg orig="lets">let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> take <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="bowes">bows</reg>,</l>

              <l> And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the standing <reg orig="seeke">seek</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> get a <reg orig="shoote">shoot</reg>.</l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="A"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Du.</speaker><p>
            
            Come bend <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="bowes">bows</reg>, and bring the herd of <reg orig="deere">dear</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              God send <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> good standing, and good striking, and fat

              flesh, see if all Gentlewomen be not alike when <reg orig="theyr">their</reg> <reg orig="blacke">black</reg>

              faces be <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">on</seg>, I took the <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>, as I am true Tanner, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg>

              <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg> Ferris.

            

          </p>
          <stage>Enter Sellenger and Howard in Greene.</stage>
   
          <p>
            
            
              Soft, <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">who</seg> comes here, more <reg orig="knaues">knaves</reg> yet?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sel.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Ho, good fellow, <reg orig="sawst">sawest</reg> thou not the King?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> good fellow, I saw <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> king, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> king <reg orig="doost">dost</reg>

              thou <reg orig="aske">ask</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">for</seg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Why King <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph>, what king is there else?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Theres">There is</reg> another King <reg orig="and">if</reg> ye could hit <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> him, one

              <emph rend="ROMAN">Harrie</emph>, one <emph rend="ROMAN">Harrie</emph>, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Ladie">Lady</reg> they say, <reg orig="hees">he is</reg> the honester

              man of the two.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sellen.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Sirra">Sirrah</reg> beware you <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> not treason.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              What if I do?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sellen.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Then <reg orig="thoult">thou wilt</reg> be <reg orig="hangde">hanged</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              A <reg orig="dogges">dogs</reg> death, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not meddle with it, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my

              troth I know not when I <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> treason, when I do not,

              <reg orig="theres">there is</reg> such halting betwixt two kings, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> a man cannot

              go <reg orig="vpright">upright</reg>, but he shall offend tone of them, I would God

              had them both <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> me.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Well, thou <reg orig="sawst">sawest</reg> not the king?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg>, is he <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="countrie">country</reg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Hees">He is</reg> Hunting here at <emph rend="ROMAN">Drayton Basset</emph>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              The <reg orig="deuill">devil</reg> he is, God <reg orig="blesse">bless</reg> his mastership: I <reg orig="sawe">saw</reg>

              a woman here <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> they said was the <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>, <reg orig="shees">she is</reg> as <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg>

              my daughter, but my daughter is the fairer, as <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> I see.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sel.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Farewell fellow, <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> well of the King,

            

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter the king disguisde.</stage>
      <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              God make him an honest man, I hope <reg orig="thats"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is</reg> well

              spoken, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> <reg orig="byth"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the</reg> mouse <reg orig="foote">foot</reg>, some <reg orig="giue">give</reg> him hard <reg orig="woords">words</reg>,

              
              <pb n=""/>
              whether he <reg orig="zerues">serves</reg> <reg orig="vm">them</reg> or not, let him <reg orig="looke">look</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>, <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> meddle

              of my cow hide, and let the world slide.

   
              The <reg orig="Diuell">Devil</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a dung cart, <reg orig="howe">how</reg> these <reg orig="roysters">roisters</reg> <reg orig="swarme">swarm</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg>

              the <reg orig="Countrie">Country</reg> now the King is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="neere">near</reg>? God <reg orig="liuer">liver</reg> me from

              this, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> this <reg orig="lookes">looks</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> a <reg orig="theefe">thief</reg>, but a man cannot tell amongst

              these Courtnoles <reg orig="whoes"><seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">who</seg> is</reg> true.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Holla my friend, good fellow <reg orig="pre thee">prithee</reg> stay,

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> such matter, I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> more haste of my way.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              If thou be a good fellow, let me borrow a word.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              My purse thou meanest, I am <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> good fellow, and I

              pray God thou beest not one.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Edward.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Why? dost thou not <reg orig="loue">love</reg> a good fellow?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg>, good <reg orig="fellowes">fellows</reg> <reg orig="bee">be</reg> <reg orig="theeues">thieves</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Edw.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Dost thou <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> I am one?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Thought is free, and thou art not my ghostly father.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              I <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="harme">harm</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">Who</seg> <reg orig="knowes">knows</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> but <reg orig="thy selfe">thyself</reg>? I pray God he <reg orig="spie">spy</reg>

              not my purse.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">On</seg> my troth I <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> thee none.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">Upon</seg> thy oath <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> stay: now, what sayst thou <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me?

              <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> quickly, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> my company <reg orig="staies">stays</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> me beneath at the

              next <reg orig="stile">style</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              The king is hunting hereabouts, didst thou see his

              <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              His <reg orig="maiestie">majesty</reg>, <reg orig="whats">what is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>? his horse, or his mare?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Tush, I <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> his Grace.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Grace quotha? pray God he <reg orig="haue anie">have any</reg>: <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">which</seg> King

              dost thou quire <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">for</seg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Why <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> King <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph>, <reg orig="knowst">knowest</reg> thou any more

              Kings then one?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              I know not <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> many, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> I tell thee I know none,

              <reg orig="marie">marry</reg> I <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> of King <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Didst thou see his <reg orig="Highnesse">Highness</reg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> my hollidame, <reg orig="thats"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is</reg> the best <reg orig="tearme">term</reg> thou <reg orig="gaust">gavest</reg>

              him yet, <reg orig="hees">he is</reg> high <reg orig="inough">enough</reg>, but <reg orig="hee">he</reg> has put <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> King <emph rend="ROMAN">Harrie</emph>

              
              <pb n=""/>
              low <reg orig="inough">enough</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              How low hath he put him?
          </p>
          </sp>
      <sp who="N">
        <p>
        
          Nay, I cannot tell, but he has put him <reg orig="downe">down</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> <reg orig="hee">he</reg> has

              got the <reg orig="crowne">crown</reg>, much good <reg orig="doot">do it</reg> him with it.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Amen, I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> thy <reg orig="talke">talk</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> well, I would I knew thy

              name.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Dost thou not know <reg orig="mee">me</reg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Then thou <reg orig="knowst">knowest</reg> <reg orig="no bodie">nobody</reg>: didst <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> of

              <emph rend="ROMAN">Iohn Hobs</emph> the Tanner of <emph rend="ROMAN">Tamworth</emph>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Not till now I promise thee, but now I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> thee

              well.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">So</seg> do not I thee, I <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> thou art some out-rider, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg>

              <reg orig="liues">lives</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> taking of purses here <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Bassets</emph> heath, but I <reg orig="feare">fear</reg>

              thee not, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> wared all my money <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Cowhides, at

              <emph rend="ROMAN">Colesil</emph> market, and my man and my mare are hard <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">by</seg> at the

              hill <reg orig="foote">foot</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ki. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Is <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> thy Grey mare <reg orig="thats"><seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> is</reg> tide at the <reg orig="stile">style</reg> with

              the hides <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="backe">back</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Thats"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> is</reg> Brocke my mare, and <reg orig="theres">there is</reg> dunne my nag,

              and <emph rend="ROMAN">Dudgeon</emph> my man.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Theres">There is</reg> neither man nor horse, but only one mare.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Gods <reg orig="blew">blue</reg> <reg orig="budkin">bodkin</reg>, has the <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg> <reg orig="serude">served</reg> me <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>? farewell,

              I may loose hides, <reg orig="hornes">horns</reg>, and mare and all, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> prating

              with thee.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Tarrie">Tarry</reg> man, <reg orig="tarrie">tarry</reg>, <reg orig="theile">they <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> sooner take my gelding

              <reg orig="then">than</reg> thy gray mare, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> tide mine <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> I see afore <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> take your <reg orig="woord">word</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="beare">bear</reg> thee company.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              I had as <reg orig="lieue">lief</reg> <reg orig="goe">go</reg> alone.

            

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter the two huntsmen againe with the Bowes.</stage>
          <sp who="U"><speaker rend="ROMAN">1 hunts.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Now <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> my troth the Queen shoots passing well.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="V"><speaker rend="ROMAN">2 hunts.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">So</seg> did the <reg orig="Duchesse">Duchess</reg> when she was as <reg orig="yong">young</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="U"><speaker rend="ROMAN">1 hunts.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Age shakes the hand, and shoots both wide <reg orig="&">and</reg> short:

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="V"><speaker rend="ROMAN">2 hunts.</speaker><p>
            
            
              What <reg orig="haue">have</reg> they <reg orig="giuen">given</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="U"><speaker rend="ROMAN">1 hunts.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Sixe">Six</reg> rose nobles <reg orig="iust">just</reg>:

            

          </p></sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="V"><speaker rend="ROMAN">2 hunts.</speaker><p>
            
            
              The <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> <reg orig="gaue">gave</reg> <reg orig="foure">four</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="U"><speaker rend="ROMAN">1 hunts,</speaker><p>
            
            
              True, and the <reg orig="Duchesse">Duchess</reg> <reg orig="twaine">twain</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="V"><speaker rend="ROMAN">2 hunts.</speaker><p>
            
            
              O were <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="paide">paid</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="paine">pain</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="U"><speaker rend="ROMAN">1 hunts.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Tut, had the King come, as they said he would, he

              would <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="rainde">rained</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="showres">showers</reg> of gold.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="V"><speaker rend="ROMAN">2 hunts.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Why he is hunting some where here about, <reg orig="lets">let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>

              first go <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg>, and then go <reg orig="seeke">seek</reg> him out.

            

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter King Edward againe, and Hobs.</stage>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              How <reg orig="saist">sayst</reg> thou Tanner, wilt thou take my courser

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> thy mare?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Courser <reg orig="callst">callest</reg> thou him? <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> ill mought I fare, thy skittish

              <reg orig="Iade">Jade</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> abide, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="carrie">carry</reg> my <reg orig="lether">leather</reg>, my <reg orig="hornes">horns</reg>

              nor hide.</p>
            
            
              <p>But if I were <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> mad <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> scorse, what <reg orig="boote">boot</reg> wouldst

              thou <reg orig="giue">give</reg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg>? 

            

          </p></sp>
      <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
        
            
            
              Nay <reg orig="boote">boot</reg>, <reg orig="thats"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is</reg> <reg orig="boote">boot</reg> <reg orig="woorthie">worthy</reg>, I <reg orig="looke">look</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> boot

              of thee.

            

          </p></sp>
      <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Ha, ha, a <reg orig="merrie">merry</reg> <reg orig="Iigge">Jig</reg>, why man, Brocke my mare

              <reg orig="knowes">knows</reg> ha and Ree, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> stand when I <reg orig="crie">cry</reg> ho, and

              let me get <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> and <reg orig="downe">down</reg>, and make water when I <reg orig="doe">do</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> thee a Noble if I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> pace, lay thy <reg orig="Cowhydes">Cowhides</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my saddle, and <reg orig="lets">let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="iog">jog</reg> <reg orig="towardes">towards</reg> Drayton.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Ti's">It is</reg> out of my way, but I begin <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> thee well.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ed.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Thou wilt <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> me better before <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <reg orig="parte">part</reg>,</l>

              <l> I pray thee tell <reg orig="mee">me</reg>, what say they of the king? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Of the <reg orig="kinges">kings</reg> thou <reg orig="mean'st">meanest</reg>, art thou <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> blab if I <reg orig="tel">tell</reg>

              thee?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              If the king <reg orig="know't">know it</reg> not now, <reg orig="hee">he</reg> shall <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> know it

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Masse">Mass</reg> they say king <reg rend="ROMAN" orig="Harrie's">Harry is</reg> a very <reg orig="aduowtrie">advoutry</reg> man.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              A <reg orig="deuout">devout</reg> man, and <reg orig="whats">what is</reg> king <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Hees">He is</reg> a <reg orig="Franke">Frank</reg> Franion, a <reg orig="merie">merry</reg> companion and

              <reg orig="loues">loves</reg> a wench well, they say he has married a <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <reg orig="widdow">widow</reg>

              because <reg orig="shees">she is</reg> <reg orig="faire">fair</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Dost thou <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> him the worse <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my Feckens, but the better, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> though I <reg orig="bee">be</reg>

              
              <pb n=""/>
              a <reg orig="plaine">plain</reg> Tanner, I <reg orig="loue">love</reg> a <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <reg orig="lasse">lass</reg> <reg orig="my selfe">myself</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Pree thee">Prithee</reg> <reg orig="tel">tell</reg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg>, how <reg orig="loue">love</reg> they king <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Faith as <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <reg orig="folkes">folks</reg> <reg orig="loue">love</reg> <reg orig="hollidaies">holidays</reg>, glad <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg>

              them now and then, but <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> them come too often, <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg>

              <reg orig="vndoo">undo</reg> them, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">so</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see the king now and then <reg orig="ti's">it is</reg> comfort, but

              <reg orig="euerie">every</reg> day would <reg orig="begger">beggar</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>, and I may <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> thee, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> fear <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg>

              <reg orig="shalbe">shall be</reg> troubled <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> lend him money, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> doubt <reg orig="hees">he is</reg> but

              needy.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Wouldst thou lend him <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> money if he should <reg orig="neede">need</reg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> my <reg orig="hallydome">halidom</reg> yes, he shall <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="halfe">half</reg> my store,

              and <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> sell sole leather <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="helpe">help</reg> him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> more.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Faith whether <reg orig="louest">lovest</reg> thou better <emph rend="ROMAN">Harrie</emph> or <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Nay, <reg orig="thats"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is</reg> <reg orig="counsell">counsel</reg>, and two may <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> it, if one be

              away.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Shall I say my conscience? I think <emph rend="ROMAN">Harrie</emph> is the true

              king.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Art <reg orig="aduisde">advised</reg> of <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>? <emph rend="ROMAN"><reg orig="Harrie's">Harry is</reg></emph> of the old house of Lancaster,

              and <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="progenitie">progenity</reg> do I <reg orig="loue">love</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K</speaker><p>
            
            
              And thou dost not hate the house of Yorke?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">H.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Why <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">no</seg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> I am <reg orig="iust">just</reg> a kin <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Sutton Wind-mill, I

              can <reg orig="grinde">grind</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> way <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> ere the wind blow, if it <reg orig="bee">be</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Harrie</emph>

              I can say well fare Lancaster, if it <reg orig="bee">be</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph> I can sing

              Yorke, Yorke <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> my money.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Thou art of my mind, but I say <emph rend="ROMAN">Harrie</emph> is the <reg orig="lawfull">lawful</reg>

              king, <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph> is but an <reg orig="vsurper">usurper</reg>, and a <reg orig="foole">fool</reg> and a Coward.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">H.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Nay there thou <reg orig="lyest">liest</reg>, he has wit <reg orig="inough">enough</reg>, and courage

              <reg orig="inough">enough</reg>, dost thou not <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> treason?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="I">Aye</reg>, but I know <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="whome">whom</reg> I <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> it.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">H.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Dost thou? well if I were Constable, I should be <reg orig="forsworne">forsworn</reg>

              if I set thee not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="stockes">stocks</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> it.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Well let it <reg orig="goe">go</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> further, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> I did <reg orig="serue">serve</reg> king <emph rend="ROMAN">Harrie</emph>

              and I <reg orig="loue">love</reg> him best, though now I <reg orig="serue">serve</reg> king <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">H.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Thou art the arranter <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> ill of thy <reg orig="maister">master</reg>,

              but <reg orig="sirra">sirrah</reg> <reg orig="whats">what is</reg> thy name, what office hast thou? and

              
              <pb n=""/>
              what <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> the king <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> thee?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker><p>
            
            
              My name is <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph>, I am the <reg orig="kinges">kings</reg> Butler, and he <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg>

              do more <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> me, <reg orig="then">than</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> any Noble man <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the Court.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              The <reg orig="Diuell">Devil</reg> <reg orig="hee">he</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg>, <reg orig="hees">he is</reg> the more <reg orig="foole">fool</reg>, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>

              <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> tell him, if <reg orig="ere">ever</reg> I see him, and I <reg orig="wuld">would</reg> I might see him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg>

              my <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> house at Tamwoorth.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Goe">Go</reg> with me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the Court and <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> bring thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the king

              and what <reg orig="sute">suit</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="ere">ever</reg> thou <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> him, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> warrant thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg>

              <reg orig="speede">speed</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">H.</speaker><p>
            
            
              I <reg orig="ha">have</reg> nothing <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> do at Court, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> home with my Cowhides,

              and if the king <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me he shall be welcome.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Haste">Hast</reg> thou <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="sute">suit</reg> touching thy trade, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> transport <reg orig="hydes">hides</reg>

              or sell leather <reg orig="onely">only</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a <reg orig="certaine circuite">certain circuit</reg>, or about <reg orig="Barke">Bark</reg>, or

              such <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">like</seg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> Letters <reg orig="pattents">patents</reg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">H.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> the <reg orig="Masse">Mass</reg> and the <reg orig="Mattens">Matins</reg> I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> not those <reg orig="Pattens">Patens</reg>,

              <reg orig="sirra">sirrah</reg> they <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> them, do as the <reg orig="Priestes">Priests</reg> did <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="olde">old</reg>

              time, buy and sell the <reg orig="sinnes">sins</reg> of the people, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">so</seg> they make the

              king <reg orig="belieue">believe</reg> they mend <reg orig="whats">what is</reg> <reg orig="amisse">amiss</reg>, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> money they

              make the thing worse <reg orig="then">than</reg> it is, <reg orig="theres">there is</reg> another thing <reg orig="int"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> it</reg> too,

              the more is the <reg orig="pitie">pity</reg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker><p>
            
            
              What <reg orig="pittie">pity</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Iohn Hobs</emph>? I <reg orig="pree thee">prithee</reg> say all.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">H.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Faith <reg orig="ti's">it is</reg> <reg orig="pittie">pity</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> one <reg orig="subiect">subject</reg> should <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his hand

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> might do good <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> many through the land.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Saiest">Sayst</reg> thou me <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> Tanner? well <reg orig="lets">let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> cast lots whether

              thou shalt <reg orig="goe">go</reg> with me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Draiton, or I <reg orig="goe">go</reg> home with thee

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Tamwoorth.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">H.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Lot me <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> lotting, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not <reg orig="goe">go</reg> with thee, if thou wilt go

              with me, cause <reg orig="thart">thou art</reg> my Lieges man (and yet I <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <reg orig="hee">he</reg>

              has many honester) thou shalt <reg orig="bee">be</reg> welcome <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Iohn Hobs</emph>,

              thou shalt <reg orig="bee">be</reg> welcome <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="biefe">beef</reg> and bacon, and <reg orig="perhappes">perhaps</reg> a

              <reg orig="bagpudding">bag pudding</reg>, and my daughter <emph rend="ROMAN">Nell</emph> shall pop a possel <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg>

              thee when thou <reg orig="gost">ghost</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> bed.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Heres">Here is</reg> my hand, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> but <reg orig="goe">go</reg> and see the king <reg orig="seru'de">served</reg>, and

              and <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> be at home as <reg orig="soone">soon</reg> as <reg orig="thy selfe">thyself</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">H.</speaker><p>
            
            Dost thou <reg orig="here">hear</reg> me <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph>? if I <reg orig="shalbe">shall be</reg> thy host,

            Make haste thou art best <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> thou <reg orig="kisse">kiss</reg> the Post.

          </p></sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <stage>Enters How and Selling.</stage>
      <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l> Farewell <emph rend="ROMAN">Iohn Hobs</emph>, the honest true Tanner </l>

        <l> I see <reg orig="plaine">plain</reg> men <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="obseruation">observation</reg>, </l>

        <l> Of <reg orig="thinges">things</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> alter <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="chaunge">change</reg> of times, </l>

        <l> Do gather knowledge, and the meanest life, </l>

        <l> <reg orig="Proportiond">Proportioned</reg> with content <reg orig="sufficiencie">sufficiency</reg>, </l>

        <l> Is <reg orig="merier">merrier</reg> <reg orig="then">than</reg> the mighty state of kings. </l>
          
        <l> How now? what <reg orig="newes">news</reg> bring ye sirs, </l>

        <l> <reg orig="Wheres">Where is</reg> the <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sel.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">Her</seg> <reg orig="Highnes">Highness</reg> and your mother my dread Lord, </l>

            <l> Are both <reg orig="inuited">invited</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> Sir <emph rend="ROMAN">Humphrey <reg orig="Bowes">Bows</reg></emph>, </l>

            <l> Where they <reg orig="entend">intend</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> feast and lodge this night, </l>

            <l> And do expect your Graces presence there. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l> <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom Sellinger</emph> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> other <reg orig="busines">business</reg>;  </l>

            <l> Astray from you and all my other <reg orig="traine">train</reg>, </l>

            <l> I met a Tanner, such a <reg orig="mery">merry</reg> mate, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">So</seg> <reg orig="frolycke">frolic</reg>, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> full of good <reg orig="conceite">conceit</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="giuen">given</reg> my word <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be his guest, </l>

            <l> Because he <reg orig="knowes">knows</reg> me not <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be the king: </l>

            <l> Good <reg orig="Cosen">Cousin</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Howard</emph> grudge not at the <reg orig="iest">jest</reg>, </l>

            <l> But <reg orig="greete">greet</reg> my mother and my wife from <reg orig="mee">me</reg>, </l>

            <l> Bid them be <reg orig="merrie">merry</reg>, I must <reg orig="haue">have</reg> my <reg orig="humor">humour</reg>, </l>

            <l> Let them both sup and <reg orig="sleepe">sleep</reg> when they see time, </l>

            <l> Commend me kindly <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Sir <emph rend="ROMAN">Humphrey <reg orig="Bowes">Bows</reg></emph>, </l>

            <l> Tell him at <reg orig="breakefast">breakfast</reg> I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="visite">visit</reg> him. </l>

            <l> This night <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom Sellinger</emph> and I must feast </l>

            <l> With <emph rend="ROMAN">Hobs</emph> the Tanner, there <reg orig="plaine">plain</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph> and <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom</emph>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> king nor <emph rend="ROMAN">Sellinger</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a thousand pound. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Enter a Messenger booted with letters, and kneeling giues them to the king.</stage>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker>
            
            <l> The <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> and <reg orig="Dutches">Duchess</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be discontent, </l>

            <l> Because his <reg orig="Highnes">Highness</reg> comes not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the feast. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sel.</speaker>
            
            <l> Sir <emph rend="ROMAN">Humphrey <reg orig="Bowes">Bows</reg></emph> may take the most <reg orig="conceite">conceit</reg>, </l>

            <l> But <reg orig="whats">what is</reg> the end, the king <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> his pleasure? </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>giues his purse</stage>
      <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
                   
              Good <reg orig="newes">news</reg> my <reg orig="boyes">boys</reg>, <emph rend="ROMAN">Harrie</emph> the <reg orig="sixt">sixth</reg> is dead, peruse

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> letter: <reg orig="sirra">sirrah</reg>, <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg> you <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>, 
      </p>
        
        <stage> giues his purse </stage>
      
     <p>
      and stay not but <reg orig="poste">post</reg> <reg orig="backe againe">back again</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> life, and <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> my Brother

              
              <pb n=""/>
              <emph rend="ROMAN">Gloster</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his <reg orig="newes">news</reg>, commend me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> him, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> see him

              <reg orig="to morrow">tomorrow</reg> night. How <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> it sirs?</p></sp>
        

          <stage>Exit Messenger.</stage>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sel.</speaker><p>
            
            
              O passing well my Liege, you may be <reg orig="merrie">merry</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> these

              <reg orig="happie">happy</reg> <reg orig="newes">news</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l> The merrier with <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> host the Tanner Tom, </l>

            <l> My Lord take you <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> letter <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the Ladies, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Bidde">Bid</reg> them be <reg orig="merrie">merry</reg> with <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> second course, </l>

            <l> And if <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> see them not before <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> <reg orig="goe">go</reg>, </l>

            <l> Pray them <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="iourney">journey</reg> easily after <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> post <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> London, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">so</seg> good night my Lord. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Hobs and his daughter Nel.</stage>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Come <emph rend="ROMAN">Nell</emph>, come daughter, is your hands and your

              face washed?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="T"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Nell.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="I">Aye</reg> forsooth Father.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Yee">Ye</reg> must <reg orig="bee">be</reg> <reg orig="cleanely">cleanly</reg> I tell <reg orig="yee">ye</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> there comes a

              Courtnole hither <reg orig="to night">tonight</reg>, the kings <reg orig="maisterships">masterships</reg> Butler,

              <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph>, a spruce youth, but beware ye be not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="loue">love</reg> nor <reg orig="ouertaken">overtaken</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> him, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> Courtiers be <reg orig="slipperie">slippery</reg> lads.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="T"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Nell</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> forsooth father.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Gods blessing <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> thee, <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="halfe">half</reg> <reg orig="yeeres">years</reg> schooling at

              <emph rend="ROMAN">Liechfield</emph>, was better <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> thee <reg orig="then">than</reg> house and land, it has put

              such manners into thee, I forsooth and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> forsooth at <reg orig="euerie">every</reg>

              word, <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a <reg orig="cleane">clean</reg> <reg orig="smocke">smock</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">on</seg>, I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> your <reg orig="apparell">apparel</reg> well,

              is supper <reg orig="readie">ready</reg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="T"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Nell.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="I">Aye</reg> <reg orig="forthsooth">forsooth</reg> father.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Haue">Have</reg> <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> a good barley <reg orig="bagpudding">bag pudding</reg>, a <reg orig="peece">piece</reg> of fat

              Bacon, a good cow <reg orig="heele">heel</reg>, a hard cheese, and a <reg orig="browne">brown</reg> <reg orig="loafe">loaf</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="T"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Nell.</speaker><p>
            
            
              All this forsooth, and more, <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> shall <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a posset,

              but <reg orig="indeede">indeed</reg> the <reg orig="rattes">rats</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="spoyled">spoiled</reg> your hard cheese.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Now the <reg orig="diuell">devil</reg> <reg orig="choake">choke</reg> them, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">so</seg> they <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="eate">eat</reg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg>

              a farthing candle the other night.

            

          </p></sp>
          <stage> within.</stage>
      <sp who="Y"><speaker rend="">Dudgeon</speaker><p>
            
            
              What <reg orig="maister">master</reg> <reg orig="maister">master</reg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              How now <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>, what <reg orig="saist">sayst</reg> thou <emph rend="ROMAN">Dudgeon</emph>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="A"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Du.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Heres">Here is</reg> guests come, <reg orig="wheres">where is</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Hellen</emph>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              What guests be they?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="A"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Du.</speaker><p>
            
            
              A courtnole, one <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph> the kings Butcher he <reg orig="sayes">says</reg>,

              
              <pb n=""/>
              and his friends too.

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Exit Nell.</stage>
      <stage>Enter King Edward and Sellenger.</stage>
      <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph> the kings butcher? ha, ha, the Kings butler,

              take their horses, and <reg orig="walke">walk</reg> them, and <reg orig="bidde">bid</reg> them come

              <reg orig="neare">near</reg> house, <emph rend="ROMAN">Nell</emph> lay the <reg orig="cloath">cloth</reg>, and <reg orig="clappe">clap</reg> supper <reg orig="oth"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> the</reg>

              <reg orig="boord">board</reg>.
       
              <reg orig="Mas">Mass</reg> <reg orig="heres">here is</reg> Ned <reg orig="indeede">indeed</reg> and another <reg orig="misproude">misproud</reg> Ruffian,

              Welcome Ned, I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> thy <reg orig="honestie">honesty</reg>, thou keepest promise.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Ifaith"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> faith</reg> honest Tanner, <reg orig="ile euer">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> ever</reg> keep promise with thee,

              <reg orig="pre thee">prithee</reg> bid my <reg orig="friende">friend</reg> welcome.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> my troth ye are both welcome <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Tamwoorth:

              friend I know not your name.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sel.</speaker><p>
            
            
              My name is <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom Twist</emph>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker>
            
            
             <l>  <reg orig="Beleeue">Believe</reg> ye <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> list: but ye are welcome both, and </l>

               <l>  I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> ye both well but <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> one thing.</l>

            

          </sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sel.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Whats">What is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Nay <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> I <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="my selfe">myself</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> I sigh <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see and

              think, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> pride brings many a one <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> exstruction.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Pre thee">Prithee</reg> <reg orig="tel">tell</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> thy meaning.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Troth I doubt <reg orig="yee nere">ye never</reg> came <reg orig="truely">truly</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> all these

              gay <reg orig="ragges">rags</reg>. <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> not your bare wages and <reg orig="thinne">thin</reg> fees <reg orig="yee">ye</reg>

              <reg orig="haue">have</reg> of the King, can <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> ye thus fine, but either <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> must

              <reg orig="robbe">rob</reg> the king <reg orig="priuily">privily</reg>, or his <reg orig="subiects">subjects</reg> <reg orig="openlie">openly</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="maintaine">maintain</reg>

              your <reg orig="probicallity">prodigality</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sellen.</speaker><p>
            
            Thinkest thou <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> Tanner?

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Enter Nell and Dudgeon, with a Table couered.</stage>
      <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> matter what I think, come <reg orig="lets">let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> go <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> supper,

            What <emph rend="ROMAN">Nell</emph>, what <emph rend="ROMAN">Dudgeon</emph>, where be these <reg orig="folkes">folks</reg>?
         
            Daughter bid my <reg orig="friendes">friends</reg> welcome.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="T"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Nell.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Yee">Ye</reg> are welcome Gentlemen as I may say.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sellen.</speaker><p>
            
            I <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <reg orig="maide">maid</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <stage>kisse her both.</stage>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            A <reg orig="prettie">pretty</reg> wench <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my <reg orig="faye">faith</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            How likest <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph>?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> well, I would <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> would make <reg orig="mee">me</reg>

              
              <pb n=""/>
              your <reg orig="sonne">son</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> law.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              And I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> well <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> hadst thou an occupation,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> <reg orig="seruice">service</reg> is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> heritage, a <reg orig="yong">young</reg> courtier, an <reg orig="olde">old</reg>

              <reg orig="begger">beggar</reg>, I could find <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my <reg orig="hart">heart</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> cast <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> away <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> thee,

              and if thou wilt forsake the court and turne Tanner, or bind

              <reg orig="thy selfe">thyself</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> a <reg orig="shoomaker">shoemaker</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Liechfield</emph>, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> thee <reg orig="twentie">twenty</reg>

              nobles <reg orig="readie">ready</reg> money, with my <emph rend="ROMAN">Nell</emph>, and trust thee with a

              Dicker of leather, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="sette">set</reg> <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> thy trade.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sel.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph> he offers ye <reg orig="faire">fair</reg>, if ye <reg orig="haue">have</reg> the grace <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> take it.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              He does <reg orig="indeede">indeed</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom</emph>, and hereafter <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> tell him more.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Come sit down <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> supper: go <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Nell</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more sheeps

              <reg orig="eies">eyes</reg>, ye may be caught I tell ye, these be <reg orig="licorish">licorice</reg> <reg orig="laddes">lads</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="T"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Nel.</speaker><p>
            
            
              I warrant ye father, yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> truth <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph> is a very proper

              man, and <reg orig="tother">the other</reg> may <reg orig="serue">serve</reg>, but <emph rend="ROMAN">Neds</emph> a <reg orig="pearle">pearl</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> mine <reg orig="eie">eye</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Exit Nell.</stage>
      <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Daughter, call <emph rend="ROMAN">Dudgeon</emph> <reg orig="&">and</reg> his <reg orig="fellowes">fellows</reg>, <reg orig="weele haue"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> have</reg>

              a three men song, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> make <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> guests <reg orig="merie">merry</reg>.
     
            <reg orig="Nailes">Nails</reg> what courtnoles are <reg orig="yee? yeele">ye? you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg>? neither <reg orig="talke">talk</reg> nor <reg orig="eate">eat</reg>,

            What <reg orig="newes">news</reg> at the court? do somewhat <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your <reg orig="meate">meat</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Heauie">Heavy</reg> <reg orig="newes">news</reg> there, King <emph rend="ROMAN">Henrie</emph> is dead.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Thats"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> is</reg> light <reg orig="newes">news</reg> and merry <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your <reg orig="maister">master</reg> king

              <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              But how <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> the commons take it?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Well, God be with good King Henrie, faith the

              Commons <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> take it as a common thing, deaths an honest

              man, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> he spares not the king: <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> as one comes, <reg orig="anothers">another is</reg>

              <reg orig="tane">taken</reg> away, and <reg orig="seldome">seldom</reg> comes the better, <reg orig="thats"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is</reg> all <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> say.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sellenger.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Shrewdly spoken Tanner <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my fay.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Come fill me a <reg orig="cuppe">cup</reg> of mother <emph rend="ROMAN">Whetstones</emph> ale,

              I may <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my <reg orig="friendes">friends</reg>, and <reg orig="driue">drive</reg> <reg orig="downe">down</reg> my tale.

              Here <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph> and <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom</emph> I <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> ye: and yet if I come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg>

              the court, I doubt <reg orig="youle">you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not know <reg orig="mee">me</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Yes, <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom</emph> <reg orig="shal">shall</reg> be my <reg orig="suretie">surety</reg> Tanner, I <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> know

              thee.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sel.</speaker><p>
            
            
              If thou <reg orig="doost">dost</reg> not <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my troth I <reg orig="beshrewe">beshrew</reg>

              thee.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              I <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my wife <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> may be.

            

          </p></sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sellen.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Faith Ned thou <reg orig="maist">mayst</reg> <reg orig="liue">live</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> make <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> a <reg orig="Ladie">Lady</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Tush, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> father offers nothing, <reg orig="hauing">having</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more children

              but <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              I would I had not, <reg orig="condicion">condition</reg> <reg orig="shee">she</reg> had all. But I

              <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my son, I remember him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> you, <reg orig="euen">even</reg> such

              an <reg orig="vnthrift">unthrift</reg> as one of you two, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> spends all <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> gay clothes

              and new fashions, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="worke">work</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="downe">down</reg> with him, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg>

              I <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> <reg orig="heele">he <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> be <reg orig="hangde">hanged</reg>, God <reg orig="blesse">bless</reg> you from a better fortune,

              yet you <reg orig="weare">wear</reg> such <reg orig="filthie">filthy</reg> <reg orig="breekes">breeches</reg>, Lord, were not this

              a good fashion? yes, and would <reg orig="saue">save</reg> many a <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <reg orig="penie">penny</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Let <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="passe">pass</reg>, and let <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> your song.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Agreede">Agreed</reg>, <reg orig="agreede">agreed</reg>, come, sol, sol, sol, fa, fa, fa, say <emph rend="ROMAN">Dudgeon</emph>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Here they Sing the threemans Song.</stage>
      
      <sp who="Z"><speaker rend="">UNK</speaker>
             
        <l>  Agencourt, Agencourt, know ye not Agencourt, </l>

        <l>  Where the English slew and hurt, </l>

        <l>  all the French foemen: </l>

        <l>  With <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Gunnes">Guns</reg> and <reg orig="billes">bills</reg> <reg orig="browne">brown</reg>, </l>

        <l>  O the French were beaten <reg orig="downe">down</reg>, </l>

        <l>   Morrys pikes and bowmen, <reg orig="&c.">etc.</reg> </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sellenger.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Well sung good <reg orig="fellowes">fellows</reg>, I would the King

              heard <reg orig="yee">ye</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">So</seg> would I faith, I would <reg orig="straine">strain</reg> a <reg orig="noate">note</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> him:

              Come take away, and <reg orig="lets">let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="bedde">bed</reg>, <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> shall <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="cleane">clean</reg>

              <reg orig="sheetes">sheets</reg> Ned, but they <reg orig="bee">be</reg> course, good strong <reg orig="hempe">hemp</reg>, of my

              daughters <reg orig="owne">own</reg> spinning, and I tell thee, your Chamber pot

              must <reg orig="bee">be</reg> a <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <reg orig="horne">horn</reg>, a badge of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> occupation, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> buy

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> bending <reg orig="peauter">pewter</reg>, nor bending earth.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> matter <emph rend="ROMAN">Hobs</emph>, <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not <reg orig="goe">go</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="bedde">bed</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            What then?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Euen">Even</reg> what thou wilt, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> it is <reg orig="neere">near</reg> day. </l>

            <l> Tanner Gramercies <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="heartie">hearty</reg> <reg orig="cheere">cheer</reg>, </l>

            <l> If <reg orig="ere">ever</reg> it be thy chance <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> court, </l>

            <l> Enquire <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph> the kings Butler, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> Or Tom of the kings chamber my companion, </l>

            <l> And see what welcome <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> thee there. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> heard of courtiers <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="sayd">said</reg> as much as you,

              and when they <reg orig="haue beene">have been</reg> <reg orig="tride">tried</reg>, would not <reg orig="bidde">bid</reg> their friends

              <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sel.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> are none such, let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> horses <reg orig="bee">be</reg> brought out, </l>

              <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> must away, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">so</seg> with <reg orig="thankes">thanks</reg> farewell. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Farewell <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> ye both, commend me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the king, and

              tell him I would <reg orig="haue beene">have been</reg> glad <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="seene">seen</reg> his worship

              <reg orig="heere">here</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <stage>exit.</stage>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            Come <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> London, horse, and hence away.

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Enter the Vice-admirall and the Captaine of the Ile of Wight, with Falconbridge bound, 
            the headsman bearing the axe before him.</stage>
          <sp who="AB"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mor.</speaker>
            
            <l> <emph rend="ROMAN">Thomas Neuill</emph>, yet hast thou gracious time, </l>

            <l> Of <reg orig="deere">dear</reg> repentance, <reg orig="nowe">now</reg> discharge thy conscience, </l>

            <l>  Lay open thine offences <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the world, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> may <reg orig="witnesse">witness</reg> thou <reg orig="doost">dost</reg> die a Christian. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> Why Sir <emph rend="ROMAN">Harrie Moorton</emph> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> you <reg orig="arraignde">arraigned</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Condemnde">Condemned</reg>, and brought me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> this place, </l>

            <l> Of <reg orig="bloudie">bloody</reg> execution, and <reg orig="nowe">now</reg> <reg orig="aske">ask</reg>, </l>

            <l> If I be <reg orig="guiltie">guilty</reg>, therein doth <reg orig="appeare">appear</reg>, </l>

            <l> What <reg orig="iustice">justice</reg> you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="vsed">used</reg>, call you this law? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AD"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Cap.</speaker>
            
            <l> Thou dost mistake <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> meaning <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg></reg> do not <reg orig="aske">ask</reg> as being ignorant, </l>

            <l> Of thy transgression, but as <reg orig="vrging">urging</reg> thee, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> <reg orig="heartie">hearty</reg> sorrow <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> thy vile <reg orig="misdeedes">misdeeds</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg> may take compassion <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> thy <reg orig="soule">soul</reg>, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> How charitable you would <reg orig="seeme">seem</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="bee">be</reg>? </l>

            <l> I <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> anon <reg orig="youle">you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> say it is <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, </l>

            <l> You bind me thus, and bring me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the <reg orig="blocke">block</reg>, </l>

            <l> And <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> of <reg orig="meere">mere</reg> affection you are <reg orig="mooude">moved</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> cut my head off, cunning <reg orig="pollicie">policy</reg>: </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> Such butchers as <reg orig="your selues">yourselves</reg> do <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> want, </l>

            <l>  A colour <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> excuse your slaughterous <reg orig="mindes">minds</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AB"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mor.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> butcher thee? canst thou deny <reg orig="thy selfe">thyself</reg>, </l>

            <l> But thou hast <reg orig="beene">been</reg> a <reg orig="pyrate">pirate</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> the sea? </l>

            <l> Canst thou <reg orig="denie">deny</reg> but with the <reg orig="communaltie">commonalty</reg> </l>

            <l> Of Kent and Essex, thou didst rise <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="armes">arms</reg>, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="twise">twice</reg> assault the <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">London</emph>, where </l>

            <l> Thou <reg orig="twise">twice</reg> didst take repulse, and since <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> time, </l>

            <l> Canst thou <reg orig="denie">deny</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> being fled from thence, </l>

            <l> Thou <reg orig="ioynedst">joindest</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> confederacy with <emph rend="ROMAN">France</emph>, </l>

            <l> And camest with them <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="burne">burn</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Southhampton</emph> here, </l>

            <l> Are these <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> faults thou <reg orig="shouldst">shouldest</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much presume, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="cleere">clear</reg> <reg orig="thy selfe">thyself</reg>, and lay thy <reg orig="bloud">blood</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Heare">Hear</reg> me Sir <emph rend="ROMAN">Harrie</emph>, since <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> must dispute. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AD"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Cap.</speaker>
            
            <l> Dispute <reg orig="vnciuil">uncivil</reg> wretch, what needs dispute, </l>

            <l> Did not the <reg orig="Uiceadmirall">Vice-admiral</reg> <reg orig="heere">here</reg>, and I </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Incountring">Encountering</reg> with the <reg orig="Nauie">Navy</reg> of the French, </l>

            <l> Attach thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a <reg orig="shippe">ship</reg> of <emph rend="ROMAN">Normandie</emph>, </l>

            <l> And wilt thou stand <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> thine innocence? </l>

            <l> Dispatch, thou art as rightfully <reg orig="condemnde">condemned</reg> </l>

            <l> As <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> <reg orig="rebell">rebel</reg> was. And thou shalt die. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> I make <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> question of it, I must die, </l>

            <l> But let me tell you how I <reg orig="scorne">scorn</reg> your <reg orig="threates">threats</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">So</seg> little <reg orig="doo">do</reg> I reckon of the name, </l>

            <l> Of <reg orig="ougly">ugly</reg> death, as were <reg orig="hee">he</reg> visible, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="I'lde">I would</reg> <reg orig="wrastle">wrestle</reg> with him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the <reg orig="victorie">victory</reg>, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="tugge">tug</reg> the <reg orig="slaue">slave</reg>, and <reg orig="teare">tear</reg> him with my teeth, </l>

            <l> But I would make him <reg orig="stoope">stoop</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>, </l>

            <l> And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> this life, this <reg orig="paltrie">paltry</reg> brittle life, </l>

            <l> This blast of <reg orig="winde">wind</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="labourde">laboured</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> <reg orig="iuries">juries</reg>, sessions, and I know not what, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> rob me off, is of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> vile repute: </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="attaine">attain</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> I might <reg orig="liue">live</reg> mine age, </l>

            <l> I would not <reg orig="giue">give</reg> the value of a <reg orig="poynt">point</reg>, </l>

            <l> You cannot be <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="cruell">cruel</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> afflict, </l>

            <l> But I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be as forward <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="indure">endure</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AB"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mor.</speaker>
            
            <l> Go <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">to</seg>, <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> off these idle <reg orig="braues">braves</reg> of thine: </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> And <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> thy <reg orig="soules">souls</reg> health <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AD"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Cap.</speaker><p>
            
            Submit and <reg orig="aske">ask</reg> <reg orig="forgiuenesse">forgiveness</reg> of thy King.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker><p>
            
            What King?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AB"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mor.</speaker><p>
            
            Why <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph> of the house of Yorke.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> He is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> King of mine, he does <reg orig="vsurpe">usurp</reg>, </l>

            <l> And if the <reg orig="destenies">destinies</reg> had <reg orig="giuen">given</reg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg> <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg>, </l>

            <l> I would <reg orig="haue">have</reg> told him <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> before this time, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="puld">pulled</reg> the <reg orig="Diademe">Diadem</reg> from off his head. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AB"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mor.</speaker>
            
            <l> Thou art a traitor, stop thy traitors mouth. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> I am <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> traitor Lancaster is King, </l>

            <l> If <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> be treason <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="defende">defend</reg> his right, </l>

            <l> What <reg orig="ist">is it</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> them <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> do imprison him? </l>

            <l> If insurrection <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="aduaunce">advance</reg> his <reg orig="scepter">sceptre</reg>, </l>

            <l> What fault is theirs <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> step into his <reg orig="throane">throne</reg>? </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> God, thou <reg orig="pourdst">pouredest</reg> the <reg orig="balme">balm</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> his head, </l>

            <l> Can <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> pure <reg orig="vnction">unction</reg> be <reg orig="wipte">wiped</reg> off <reg orig="againe">again</reg>? </l>

            <l> Thou once did <reg orig="crowne">crown</reg> him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his <reg orig="infancie">infancy</reg>, </l>

            <l> Shall wicked men now <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his age depose him? </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> pardon me, if I expostulate, </l>

            <l> More <reg orig="then">than</reg> becomes a <reg orig="sinfull">sinful</reg> man <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="doo">do</reg>, </l>

            <l> England I <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> thou wilt thy <reg orig="follie">folly</reg> rue. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AD"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Cap.</speaker>
            
            <l> Thou triflest time, and dost but <reg orig="wearie">weary</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> </l>

            <l> With <reg orig="dilatorie">dilatory</reg> questions, make an <reg orig="ende">end</reg>, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Indeede">Indeed</reg> the end of all <reg orig="kingdomes">kingdoms</reg> must end, </l>

            <l> Honour and riches, all must <reg orig="haue">have</reg> an end, </l>

            <l> And he <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> thinks he doth the most <reg orig="preuaile">prevail</reg>, </l>

            <l> His head once <reg orig="laide">laid</reg>, there resteth but a tale: </l>

            <l> Come fellow, do thy office, what <reg orig="me thinks">methinks</reg>, </l>

            <l> Thou lookest as if thy heart were <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> thy hose, </l>

            <l> Pull <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> thy spirits, it <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be quickly <reg orig="doone">done</reg>, </l>

            <l> A blow or two at most <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="serue">serve</reg> the turne. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AC"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Head.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Forgiue">Forgive</reg> me sir your death, </l>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Forgiue">Forgive</reg> thee? I and <reg orig="giue">give</reg> thee too, </l>

            <l> Hold, there is some few <reg orig="crownes">crowns</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg>, </l>

            <l> Tush <reg orig="weepe">weep</reg> not man, <reg orig="giue">give</reg> <reg orig="loosers">losers</reg> <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="plaine">plain</reg>, </l>

            <l> And yet <reg orig="ifaith"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> faith</reg> my <reg orig="losse">loss</reg> I count a <reg orig="gaine">gain</reg>, </l>

            <l> First let me see, is thy axe sharpe <reg orig="inough">enough</reg>, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  I am indifferent, <reg orig="wel a">well <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg></reg> Gods name <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> this <reg orig="geare">gear</reg>, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AC"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Head.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Come <reg orig="&">and</reg> <reg orig="yeeld">yield</reg> your head gently <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the <reg orig="blocke">block</reg>, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> Gently sayst thou? thou wilt not <reg orig="vse">use</reg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>: </l>

            <l> But all is one <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>, what strength hast thou: </l>

            <l> Throughout the whole proportion of thy <reg orig="limbes">limbs</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Reuoke">Revoke</reg> it all into thy manly <reg orig="armes">arms</reg>, </l>

            <l> And spare me not, I am a Gentleman, </l>

            <l> A <emph rend="ROMAN">Neuill</emph> and a <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph> beside, </l>

            <l> Then do thy work, thou <reg orig="maist">mayst</reg> get credit <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> it, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> if thou dost not, I must tell thee <reg orig="plaine">plain</reg>, </l>

            <l> I shall be passing <reg orig="angrie">angry</reg> when <reg orig="tis doone">it is done</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AC"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Head.</speaker><p>
            
            
              I warrant you sir, none <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the land shall

              do it better.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="Q"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fal.</speaker>
            
            <l> Why now thou pleasest me, <emph rend="ROMAN">England</emph> <reg orig="farewel">farewell</reg>, </l>

            <l> And old Plantagenet, if thou <reg orig="suruiue">survive</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Thinke">Think</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> my <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, although it did not <reg orig="thriue">thrive</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>He is led forth.</stage>
          <sp who="AB"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mor.</speaker>
            
            <l> As <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his head, it shall be sent with speed </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> London, and the promised reward, </l>

            <l> Allotted <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the apprehending him, </l>

            <l>  Be <reg orig="giuen">given</reg> <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> the <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> of Southhampton here: </l>

            <l> How say you <reg orig="Captaine">Captain</reg>, are you <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> content? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AD"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Cap.</speaker>
            
            <l> With all my heart, but I do <reg orig="maruel">marvel</reg> much </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> not of the messenger <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> sent, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> the King intelligence of this? </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Enter a Messenger.</stage>
      <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker>
            
        <l> Take truce with your surmises, here he comes. </l>
          
        <l> Fellow it <reg orig="seemes">seems</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> thou art slow of gate, </l>

        <l> Or very negligent <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="affayres">affairs</reg>, </l>

        <l>  What <reg orig="saies">says</reg> King <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="seruice">service</reg> done? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="O"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mes.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="answere">answer</reg> you directly and as <reg orig="breefely">briefly</reg>, </l>

            <l> I spoke not with him, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> when I was come, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> Drayton Basset, where they said <reg orig="hee">he</reg> was, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Twas">It was</reg> told me there, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <reg orig="euen">even</reg> the night before, </l>

            <l> His <reg orig="highnes">highness</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="al">all</reg> haste, was rid towards London: </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> The occasion, <emph rend="ROMAN">Henries</emph> death within the Tower, </l>

            <l>  Of <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> the people are <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> sundry tales, </l>

            <l> Some thinking he was <reg orig="murdred">murdered</reg>, some <reg orig="againe">again</reg> </l>

            <l> Supposing <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> he <reg orig="dyed">died</reg> a <reg orig="naturall">natural</reg> death. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AB"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mor.</speaker>
            
            <l> Well how <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="ere">ever</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="concernes">concerns</reg> not <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> with <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="mans">man's</reg> death, but his, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his treason here hath lost his head. </l>

            <l> Come let <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> direction as before, </l>

            <l>  And <reg orig="afterward">afterwards</reg> make <reg orig="backe vnto">back unto</reg> the shore. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter the Lord Maior in his scarlet gowne, with a guilded rapier by his side.</stage>
          <stage>Enter M. Shoare, and Mistresse Shoare.</stage>
      <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ma.</speaker>
            
        <l>  <reg orig="I">Aye</reg> <reg orig="marie">marry</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Crosbie</emph> this <reg orig="befittes">befits</reg> thee well, </l>

        <l>  But some <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="meruaile">marvel</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> with a scarlet <reg orig="gowne">gown</reg>, </l>

        <l>  I <reg orig="weare">wear</reg> a <reg orig="guilded">gilded</reg> rapier <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my side: </l>

        <l>  Why let them know, I was knighted <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the field, </l>

        <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> my good <reg orig="seruice">service</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my Lord the king, </l>

        <l>  And therefore I may <reg orig="weare">wear</reg> it lawfully, </l>

        <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> Court, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg>, or at any <reg orig="royall">royal</reg> banquet. </l>

        <l>  But soft <emph rend="ROMAN">Iohn Crosbie</emph>, thou forgetst <reg orig="thy selfe">thyself</reg>, </l>

        <l>  And dost not mind thy birth and parentage, </l>

        <l>  Where thou wast <reg orig="borne">born</reg>, and whence thou art <reg orig="deriu'de">derived</reg>, </l>

        <l>  I <reg orig="doo">do</reg> not shame <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> say, the <reg orig="Hospitall">Hospital</reg> </l>

        <l>   Of London was my chiefest fostering place, </l>

        <l>  There did I <reg orig="learne">learn</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <reg orig="neare">near</reg> <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> a <reg orig="Crosse">Cross</reg>, </l>

        <l>  Commonly called Cow <reg orig="Crosse">Cross</reg> <reg orig="neare">near</reg> Islington, </l>

        <l>   An honest <reg orig="Cittizen">Citizen</reg> did <reg orig="chaunce">chance</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> find me, </l>

        <l>  A <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> Shoemaker <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> trade he was, </l>

        <l>  And doubting of my <reg orig="Christendome">Christendom</reg> or <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">no</seg>, </l>

        <l>  <reg orig="Calde">Called</reg> me according <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the place he found me, </l>

        <l>  <emph rend="ROMAN">Iohn Crosby</emph>, finding me <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> a <reg orig="Crosse">Cross</reg>. </l>

        <l>  The <reg orig="Maisters">Masters</reg> of the <reg orig="Hospitall">Hospital</reg> at further <reg orig="yeares">years</reg>, </l>

        <l>   Bound me <reg orig="apprentise">apprentice</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the Grocers trade, </l>

        <l>  Wherein God <reg orig="pleasde">pleased</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="blesse">bless</reg> my poor <reg orig="endeuours">endeavours</reg> </l>

        <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> his <reg orig="blessinges">blessings</reg> I am come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> this. </l>

        <l>  The man <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> found me I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> well requited, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
        <l>  And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the <reg orig="Hospitall">Hospital</reg> my fostering place, </l>

        <l>  An hundred pound a <reg orig="yeare">year</reg> I <reg orig="giue">give</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="euer">ever</reg>, </l>

        <l>   Likewise <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="memorie">memory</reg> of me <emph rend="ROMAN">Iohn Crosby</emph> </l>

        <l>   <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> Bishopsgate <reg orig="streete">street</reg> a <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> house <reg orig="haue">have</reg> I built, </l>

        <l>  And as my name <reg orig="haue">have</reg> called it <emph rend="ROMAN">Crosbie house</emph>, </l>

        <l>   And when as God shall take me from this life, </l>

        <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> little <reg orig="S">Saint</reg>. Hellens <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> I be buried: </l>

        <l>  All this declares, I boast not of my birth, </l>

        <l>  But found <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> earth, I must <reg orig="returne">return</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> earth. </l>

        <l>  But God <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his <reg orig="pittie">pity</reg> I forget <reg orig="my selfe">myself</reg>, </l>

        <l>  The king my <reg orig="soueraigne">sovereign</reg> Lord <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> come <reg orig="anone">anon</reg>, </l>

        <l>  And nothing is as yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="readines">readiness</reg>. </l>

        <l>  Where are ye <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoar</emph>? nay where is <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>? </l>

        <l>  <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> I am <reg orig="sory">sorry</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <reg orig="shee">she</reg> <reg orig="stayes">stays</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> long, </l>

        <l>  See what it is <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be a widower, </l>

        <l>   And <reg orig="lacke">lack</reg> a Lady <reg orig="Maioresse">Mayoress</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> such need. </l>
          
        <l>  <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> are ye come? welcome good <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, </l>

        <l>  But you indeed are welcome gentle Niece. </l>

        <l>  <reg orig="Needes">Needs</reg> must you be <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> Lady <reg orig="Maioresse">Mayoress</reg> now, </l>

        <l>   And <reg orig="helpe">help</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>, or else <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are <reg orig="shamde">shamed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="euer">ever</reg>, </l>

        <l>   Good <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg> still thus am I <reg orig="bolde">bold</reg> with you. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sh.</speaker>
            
            <l>   With <reg orig="al">all</reg> my <reg orig="hart">heart</reg> my Lord, and thank ye too, </l>

            <l>   <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> you do please <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="vse">use</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> homely <reg orig="helpe">help</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ma.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Why see how neatly <reg orig="shee">she</reg> <reg orig="bestirres">bestirs</reg> <reg orig="her selfe">herself</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> good sooth makes <reg orig="huswifery">housewifery</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> shine? </l>

            <l>  Ah had my Lady <reg orig="Maioresse">Mayoress</reg> <reg orig="liu'de">lived</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Faire">Fair</reg> <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoar</emph> thus <reg orig="beautifie">beautify</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> house, </l>

            <l>   She would <reg orig="haue beene">have been</reg> not little proud thereof. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Well my Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg> I <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> flout, </l>

            <l>  But let his <reg orig="Highnesse">Highness</reg> now come when he please, </l>

            <l>  All <reg orig="thinges">things</reg> are <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a perfect <reg orig="readines">readiness</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>They bring foorth a Table, and serue in the Banquet.</stage>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Maior.</speaker>
            
            <l>  The more am I beholding Niece <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> take such <reg orig="paines">pains</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="saue">save</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> credit now: </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  My <reg orig="seruantes">servants</reg> are <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="slacke">slack</reg>, his <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Might <reg orig="haue">have</reg> been here before <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> were <reg orig="preparde">prepared</reg>, </l>

            <l>  But peace here comes his <reg orig="Highnes">Highness</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>The Trumpets sound, and enters king Edward, How. Sellinger, and the traine.</stage>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Now my Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> not kept <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> word? </l>

            <l>  Because <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> could not stay <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> dine with you: </l>

            <l>  At <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> departure hence, <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> promised, </l>

            <l>  First food <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> tasted at <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> <reg orig="backe">back</reg> <reg orig="returne">return</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Should be with you, still <reg orig="yeelding">yielding</reg> hearty <reg orig="thankes">thanks</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> you and all <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> London <reg orig="Cittizens">Citizens</reg>, </l>

            <l>   <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> the great <reg orig="seruice">service</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> you did <reg orig="performe">perform</reg> </l>

            <l>  Against <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> bold <reg orig="facde">faced</reg> rebel <emph rend="ROMAN">Falconbridge</emph>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker>
            
            <l>  My <reg orig="gratious">gracious</reg> Lord what then <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> did, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">We</seg> did account <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more <reg orig="then">than</reg> was <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> duty, </l>

            <l>  Thereto obliged <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> true <reg orig="Subiectes">Subjects</reg> <reg orig="zeale">zeal</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And may he <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> <reg orig="liue">live</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> not <reg orig="defendes">defends</reg>, </l>

            <l>  The <reg orig="honor">honour</reg> of his king and <reg orig="Countrie">Country</reg>: </l>

            <l>  Next thank I God, it likes your <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="blesse">bless</reg> my poor <reg orig="roofe">roof</reg> with your royal presence, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> me could come <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> greater <reg orig="happines">happiness</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Thankes">Thanks</reg> good Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, but <reg orig="wheres">where is</reg> my

              Lady <reg orig="Maioresse">Mayoress</reg>, I hope <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <reg orig="shee">she</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> bid <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> welcome

              too?
 
          </p></sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Shee">She</reg> would my <reg orig="Liedge">Liege</reg>, and with <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> little <reg orig="ioy">joy</reg>, </l>

            <l>   Had <reg orig="shee">she</reg> but <reg orig="liu'd">lived</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see this blessed day, </l>

            <l>  But <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> steed this Gentlewoman here, </l>

            <l>  My <reg orig="Cosins">Cousins</reg> wife, <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> office <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> supply: </l>

            <l>   How say you <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ITALIC">K.</speaker>
            
            <l>  How? <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>? what not his wife </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> did refuse his knighthood at <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> hand? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ma.</speaker>
            
            <l>  The very same my Lord and here <reg orig="hee">he</reg> is. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l>   What M. <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> are your <reg orig="debter">debtor</reg> still, </l>

            <l>  But <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> Gods grace <reg orig="entend">intend</reg> not <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> die: </l>

            <l>  And Gentlewoman, now before your face, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  I must <reg orig="condemne">condemn</reg> him of <reg orig="discourtesie">discourtesy</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Yea, and of great wrong <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> he hath <reg orig="offred">offered</reg> you, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> you had been a Lady but <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> him, </l>

            <l>   He was <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> fault, trust me he was <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> blame, </l>

            <l>   <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> hinder <reg orig="vertue">virtue</reg> of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> due <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> right. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  My <reg orig="gratious">gracious</reg> <reg orig="L.">Lord</reg> my poor <reg orig="&">and</reg> humble <reg orig="thoghts">thoughts</reg>, </l>

            <l>   <reg orig="Nere">Never</reg> had an eye <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> such <reg orig="vnworthines">unworthiness</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And though some hold it as a <reg orig="Maxime">Maxim</reg>, </l>

            <l>   <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> <reg orig="womens">women's</reg> <reg orig="mindes">minds</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> nature <reg orig="doo">do</reg> aspire, </l>

            <l>   Yet how both God and M. <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph> I <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> my continuance <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this humble state, </l>

            <l>  And likewise how I <reg orig="loue">love</reg> your <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg>: </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> <reg orig="gratious">gracious</reg> sufferance <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> it may be <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>: </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Heauen">Heaven</reg> <reg orig="beare">bear</reg> true record of my inward <reg orig="soule">soul</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Now it <reg orig="remaines">remains</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> my Lord <reg orig="Maiors">Mayors</reg> <reg orig="behalfe">behalf</reg>, </l>

            <l>  I <reg orig="doe">do</reg> such duty as becommeth me, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> bid your <reg orig="Highnes">Highness</reg> welcome <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> his house, </l>

            <l>  Were welcomes <reg orig="vertue">virtue</reg> <reg orig="powerfull">powerful</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my word, </l>

            <l>  The king of England should not doubt thereof. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ki.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Nor do I <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoar</emph>, now my <reg orig="L. Maior">Lord Mayor</reg> </l>

            <l>   <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph> dare boldly <reg orig="sweare">swear</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> he is welcome, </l>

            <l>  You spake the word well, very well <reg orig="yfaith"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> faith</reg>, </l>

            <l>   But <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> tongue hath <reg orig="guilded">gilded</reg> it, </l>

            <l>   Tell me <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Howard</emph> and <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom Sellinger</emph>, </l>

            <l>  Had <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> Citizen <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> a wife? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Of flesh and <reg orig="bloud">blood</reg> I <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> did behold, </l>

            <l>  A woman <reg orig="euery">every</reg> way <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> absolute. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sel.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Nor I my <reg orig="Liedge">Liege</reg>, were <emph rend="ROMAN">Sellinger</emph> a king, </l>

            <l>   He could <reg orig="afforde">afford</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoares</emph> wife <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be a <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Why how now <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom</emph>? Nay rather how now <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph>? </l>

            <l>   What change is this? proud, <reg orig="saucie">saucy</reg> <reg orig="roauing">roving</reg> eye, </l>

            <l>  What <reg orig="whisperst">whisperest</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my <reg orig="braine">brain</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <reg orig="shee">she</reg> is <reg orig="faire">fair</reg>? </l>

            <l>  I know it, I see it, <reg orig="fayrer">fairer</reg> <reg orig="then">than</reg> my <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>? </l>

            <l>  Wilt thou <reg orig="maintaine">maintain</reg> it,? what and thou traitor <reg orig="hart">heart</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="UUouldst">Wouldst</reg> thou shake hands <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this <reg orig="conspiracie">conspiracy</reg>? </l>

            <l>   <reg orig="Downe">Down</reg> <reg orig="rebell">rebel</reg>, <reg orig="backe">back</reg> base <reg orig="trecherous">treacherous</reg> <reg orig="conceite">conceit</reg>, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not <reg orig="credite">credit</reg> thee, my <emph rend="ROMAN">Besse</emph> is <reg orig="faire">fair</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoares</emph> wife but a <reg orig="blouze">blouse</reg>, <reg orig="comparde">compared</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>, </l>

            <l>   Come let <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> sit, here <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> I take my place. </l>

            <l>   And my Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, fill me a <reg orig="bowle">bowl</reg> of wine, </l>
            
            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> I may <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your elected <reg orig="Maioresse">Mayoress</reg>, </l>

            <l>   And M. <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph> tell me how <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> you this, </l>

            <l>  My <reg orig="L. Maior">Lord Mayor</reg> makes your wife his <reg orig="L.">Lady</reg> <reg orig="Maioresse">Mayoress</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">So</seg> well my Lord as better cannot be, </l>

            <l>  All <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="honor">honour</reg> of your <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>The Lord Maior bringes a bowle of wine, and humbly on his knees offers it to the king.</stage>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ki.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Nay <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="L. Maior">Lord Mayor</reg>, <reg orig="weele haue"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> have</reg> it <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, </l>

            <l>  Go <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">to</seg> I say, you are <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> Taster now, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Drinke">Drink</reg> then, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> pledge <reg orig="yee">ye</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ma.</speaker>
            
            <l>  All health and <reg orig="happines">happiness</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my <reg orig="Soueraign">Sovereign</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>he drinkes</stage>
          <stage>He drinkes, <reg orig="&">and</reg> the Trumpets sound, then wine is brought to her, and shee offers to drinke.</stage>
      <stage>Enter a Messenger with letters.</stage>
      <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
        <l>  Fill full <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> cup, and Lady <reg orig="Maioresse">Mayoress</reg>, </l>

        <l>  This full <reg orig="carowse">carouse</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you, </l>

        <l>  And you must pledge <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg>, but yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more, </l>

        <l>  Then you shall please <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="answere">answer</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="withall">withal</reg>. </l>
   
        <l>  Nay you must <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="some body">somebody</reg>, yea <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> thee? </l>

        <l>  Well <reg orig="sirra">sirrah</reg>, see you <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> right: </l>

        <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph> would, <reg orig="oh">O</reg> would <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> God he might. </l>

        <l>  Yet idle eye, wilt thou be gadding still? </l>

        <l>  <reg orig="Keepe">Keep</reg> home, <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> home, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> of further ill. </l>
          
        <l>  How now? letters <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg>, from <reg orig="whome">whom</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="O"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mes.</speaker>
            
            <l>  My <reg orig="Liedge">Liege</reg>, this from the <reg orig="D.">Duke</reg> of Burgundie. </l>

            <l>  And this is from the Constable of France. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>He opens the letter and reades.</stage>
      <stage>He seemes to reade the letters but glaunces on Mistresse Shoare in his reading.</stage>
      <stage>He startes from the Table.</stage>
      <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
        <l>  What <reg orig="newes">news</reg> from them? </l>
       
        <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="claime">claim</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> right <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> France? </l>

        <l>  And they <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="aide">aid</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg>, yea, <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> ye <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>? </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
        <l>  But other <reg orig="aide">aid</reg> must <reg orig="aide">aid</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> ere <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> <reg orig="goe">go</reg>. </l>
          
        <l>  A <reg orig="womans">woman's</reg> aid <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> hath more power <reg orig="th??">than</reg> France </l>

        <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="crowne">crown</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> or <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> kill <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> with mischance. </l>

        <l>  If <reg orig="chast">chaste</reg> <reg orig="resolue">resolve</reg> be <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> such <reg orig="beautie">beauty</reg> <reg orig="tyed">tied</reg>, </l>

        <l>  Sue how thou canst, thou wilt be still denied, </l>

        <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">Her</seg> husband hath <reg orig="deserued">deserved</reg> well of thee, </l>

        <l>  Tut, <reg orig="loue">love</reg> makes <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> respect where <reg orig="ere">ever</reg> it be, </l>

        <l>   Thou <reg orig="wrongst">wrongest</reg> thy Queen: <reg orig="Euery">Every</reg> enforced ill, </l>

        <l>  Must be <reg orig="endurde">endured</reg> where <reg orig="beautie">beauty</reg> <reg orig="seekes">seeks</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> kill: </l>

        <l>  Thou <reg orig="seemst">seemest</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="reade">read</reg>, <reg orig="onely">only</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> blind their eyes, </l>

        <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Who</seg> knowing it, thy <reg orig="follie">folly</reg> would despise. </l>
          
        <l>  Thanks <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> my <reg orig="cheare">cheer</reg> <reg orig="L. Maior">Lord Mayor</reg>, I am not well, </l>

        <l>  I know not how <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> take these <reg orig="newes">news</reg>. This fit I <reg orig="meane">mean</reg>, </l>

        <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> hath bereft me of all reason <reg orig="cleane">clean</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker>
            
            <l>  God shield my <reg orig="Soueraigne">Sovereign</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Nay nothing I shall be well <reg orig="anone">anon</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ian.</speaker>
            
            <l>  May it please your <reg orig="Highnes">Highness</reg> sit. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="I">Aye</reg>, <reg orig="faine">fain</reg> with thee, nay <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> must needs be <reg orig="gon">gone</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Howard</emph> <reg orig="conuey">convey</reg> these letters <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Councell">Council</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And bid them <reg orig="giue">give</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> their <reg orig="aduise">advice</reg> of them, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Thankes">Thanks</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> my <reg orig="cheare">cheer</reg> <reg orig="L. Maior">Lord Mayor</reg>, farewell <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you </l>

            <l>  And <reg orig="farewel">farewell</reg> <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, La. <reg orig="Maioresse">Mayoress</reg> I should say, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="causde">caused</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> parting at this time. </l>

            <l>  Farewell M. <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, farewell <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> all, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> meet once more <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> make amends <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> this. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt King. How. and Sel.</stage>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> God here <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be ill? </l>

            <l>  My house <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> cause my <reg orig="Soueraignes">Sovereigns</reg> discontent? </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph> I had rather spent. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Content <reg orig="your selfe">yourself</reg> my <reg orig="L.">Lord</reg> <reg orig="kinges">kings</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> their <reg orig="humors">humours</reg>, </l>

            <l>  The letters did <reg orig="containe">contain</reg> somewhat <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> doubt, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> did displease him. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ia.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">So</seg> my Lord <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> I, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  But <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> Gods <reg orig="helpe">help</reg> he <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be well <reg orig="againe">again</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker>
            
            <l>  I hope <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> too, well <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your <reg orig="paines">pains</reg>, </l>

            <l>  I can but <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> ye, <reg orig="chiefely">chiefly</reg> you <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> Niece, </l>

            <l>  At night I pray ye both come sup with me, </l>

            <l>  How say ye? <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="yee">ye</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sh.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Yes my Lord <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg>. </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">So</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> this time <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> humbly take <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt Shoare and his wife.</stage>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> how the sudden <reg orig="sicknesse">sickness</reg> of my <reg orig="Liedge">Liege</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Afflictes">Afflicts</reg> my <reg orig="soule">soul</reg> with many passions? </l>

            <l>  His <reg orig="Highnes">Highness</reg> did <reg orig="entend">intend</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be right <reg orig="merie">merry</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And God he <reg orig="knowes">knows</reg> how it would glad my <reg orig="soule">soul</reg>, </l>

            <l>  If I had <reg orig="seene">seen</reg> his Highness satisfied </l>

            <l>   With the <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <reg orig="entertainement">entertainment</reg> of his <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, </l>

            <l>  His humble <reg orig="vassaile">vassal</reg>, whose lands, whose life and <reg orig="al">all</reg> </l>

            <l>  Are, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="dutie">duty</reg> must be <reg orig="alwaies">always</reg> his. </l>

            <l>  Well, God I trust <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="blesse">bless</reg> his Graces health, </l>

            <l>  And <reg orig="quicklie">quickly</reg> ease him of his sudden fit. </l>

            <l>  Take away there ho, rid this place, </l>

            <l>  And God of <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg> <reg orig="blesse">bless</reg> my <reg orig="Soueraigns">Sovereigns</reg> Grace. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exit</stage>
          <stage>Enter two prentizes preparing the Goldsmiths Shop with plate.</stage>
          <sp who="R"><speaker rend="ROMAN">1. Pren.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Sirra">Sirrah</reg> Iacke, come set out.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="S"><speaker rend="ROMAN">2. Pr.</speaker><p>
            
            
              You are the elder <reg orig="Prentise">Prentice</reg>, I pray you do

              it, <reg orig="least">lest</reg> my <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> <reg orig="talke">talk</reg> with you when <reg orig="shee">she</reg>

              comes <reg orig="downe">down</reg>, what is it a <reg orig="clocke">clock</reg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="R"><speaker rend="ITALIC">1. P.</speaker><p>
            
            Six <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="Allhallowes">All Hallows</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="S"><speaker rend="ROMAN">2. Pre.</speaker><p>
            
            Lying and stealing <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> bring ye <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the

            <reg orig="Gallowes">Gallows</reg>. Is here all the plate?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="R"><speaker rend="ROMAN">1. P.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="I">Aye</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> must <reg orig="serue">serve</reg> <reg orig="to day">today</reg>.

            Where is the <reg orig="weightes">weights</reg> and <reg orig="ballance">balance</reg>?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="S"><speaker rend="ROMAN">2. Pr.</speaker><p>
            
            All <reg orig="readie">ready</reg>, <reg orig="harke">hark</reg> my <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> comes.

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Exit 1. Pren.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Mistresse Shoare with her worke in her hand.</stage>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ia.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Sir Boy, while I attend the shop <reg orig="my selfe">myself</reg>, </l>

            <l>  See if the <reg orig="workeman">workman</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="dispatcht">dispatched</reg> the Cup, </l>

            <l>  How many ounces <reg orig="weighes">weighs</reg> it? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="S"><speaker rend="ROMAN">2 Pr.</speaker><p>
            
            Twenty forsooth.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ia.</speaker>
            
            <l>  What said the Gentleman <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the fashion? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="S"><speaker rend="ITALIC">2. P.</speaker><p>
            
            He told my <reg orig="Maister">Master</reg>, I was not within.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">I.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Goe">Go</reg> Sir make haste, your M. is <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Cheapside: </l>

            <l>  Take heed ye were best your <reg orig="loitring">loitering</reg> be not <reg orig="spide">spied</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>The boy departs, and shee sits sowing in her shop.</stage>
          <stage>Enter the king disguised.</stage>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ki.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="UUell">Well</reg> fare a Case <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> put a king <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg> yet, </l>

            <l>  Good <reg orig="Mistris">Mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoar</emph> this doth your <reg orig="loue">love</reg> procure, </l>

            <l>  This shape is secret, and I hope <reg orig="ti's">it is</reg> sure, </l>

            <l>  The <reg orig="UUatermen">Watermen</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="daylie">daily</reg> <reg orig="vse">use</reg> the Court, </l>

            <l>  And see me often, knew me not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this, </l>

            <l>  At Lyon key I landed <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> their view, </l>

            <l>  Yet none of them <reg orig="tooke">took</reg> knowledge of the king, </l>

            <l>  If <reg orig="anie">any</reg> gallant <reg orig="striue">strive</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> the wall, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="yeeld">yield</reg> it <reg orig="gentlie">gently</reg>: Soft here must I turne, </l>

            <l>   <reg orig="Heres">Here is</reg> Lumbard <reg orig="streete">street</reg>, and <reg orig="heres">here is</reg> the <reg orig="Pellican">Pelican</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And <reg orig="theres">there is</reg> the <reg orig="Phenix">Phoenix</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="Pellicans">Pelicans</reg> nest, </l>

            <l>  O rare perfection of rich natures <reg orig="worke">work</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Bright <reg orig="twinckling">twinkling</reg> <reg orig="sparke">spark</reg> of <reg orig="pretious">precious</reg> Diamond, </l>

            <l>   Of greater value <reg orig="then">than</reg> all India, </l>

            <l>  Were there <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="Sunne">Sun</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> whose kind <reg orig="louelie">lovely</reg> heat </l>

            <l>  The earth <reg orig="bringes">brings</reg> forth those stones <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> <reg orig="holde">hold</reg> of prize, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">Her</seg> <reg orig="radient">radiant</reg> eyes <reg orig="deiected">dejected</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the ground, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="UUould">Would</reg> turne each <reg orig="peble">pebble</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> a Diamond. </l>

            <l>   Gaze <reg orig="greedie">greedy</reg> eyes and be not satisfied, </l>

            <l>   Till you find rest, where <reg orig="harts">hearts</reg> desire doth bide. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">I.</speaker>
            
            <l>  What <reg orig="wold">would</reg> you buy Sir <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> you <reg orig="looke">look</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">on</seg> here? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Your fairest <reg orig="Iewel">Jewel</reg>, be it not too <reg orig="deare">dear</reg>. </l>

            <l>  First how this <reg orig="Saphire">Sapphire</reg> <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> you <reg orig="weare">wear</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">I.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Sir it is right <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> I warrant <reg orig="yee">ye</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> <reg orig="Ieweller">Jeweller</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> London <reg orig="showes">shows</reg> a better. </l>

          </sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg>, nor the <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">like</seg>, you praise it passing well. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Do I? <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">no</seg>, if some <reg orig="Lapidarie">Lapidary</reg> had the stone, more

              would not buy it <reg orig="then">than</reg> I can <reg orig="demaund">demand</reg>. <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> as <reg orig="wel">well</reg> set I think

              as <reg orig="ere yee">ever ye</reg> saw.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> set indeed <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> the fairest hand, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="ere">ever</reg> I saw.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker><p>
            
            
              You are <reg orig="disposde">disposed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="iest">jest</reg>, but <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the value, his <reg orig="maiestie">majesty</reg>

              might <reg orig="weare">wear</reg> it.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            Might <reg orig="hee">he</reg> <reg orig="ifaith"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> faith</reg>?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker><p>
            
            Sir <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> the ring I <reg orig="meane">mean</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ki. Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            I meant the hand.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker><p>
            
            You are a <reg orig="merrie">merry</reg> man,

            I see you come <reg orig="to">too</reg> <reg orig="cheape">cheap</reg>, and not <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> buy.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King Ed.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Yet <reg orig="hee">he</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> offers fairer <reg orig="then Ile">than I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg>, <reg orig="shal">shall</reg> hardly

              find a partner <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his <reg orig="bargaine">bargain</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker><p>
            
            Perhaps <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> buying things of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> small value?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker><p>
            
            Rather because <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> wealth can purchase it.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Hee">He</reg> were too fond, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> would <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> highly prize, </l>

            <l>   The thing <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> once was <reg orig="giuen">given</reg> away <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="loue">love</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l>  His hap was good <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> came <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> easily <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> it. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  The gift <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> small, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="askte">asked</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">who</seg> could <reg orig="denie">deny</reg> it? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> she <reg orig="gaue">gave</reg> more, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> such a gift then <reg orig="gaue">gave</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Then">Than</reg> earth <reg orig="ere">ever</reg> had, or world shall <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  His hap is ill, should it be as you say, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> <reg orig="hauing">having</reg> <reg orig="giuen">given</reg> him what you rate <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> high, </l>

            <l>   And yet is still the poorer <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the match. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> easily <reg orig="prooues">proves</reg> he doth not know the <reg orig="woorth">worth</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Yet <reg orig="hauing">having</reg> had the <reg orig="vse">use</reg> of it <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> long, </l>

            <l>  It rather <reg orig="prooues">proves</reg> you <reg orig="ouer-rate">over-rate</reg> the thing, </l>

            <l>   He <reg orig="beeing">being</reg> a chapman, as it <reg orig="seemes">seems</reg> you are. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>   <reg orig="Indeede">Indeed</reg> none should <reg orig="aduenture">adventure</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> the thing, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Thats"><seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="bee">be</reg> <reg orig="purchaste">purchased</reg> <reg orig="onely">only</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> a King. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>   If kings <reg orig="loue">love</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> man else respects, </l>

            <l>  It may be <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, else do I see small reason, </l>

            <l>   A king should take delight <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> such course <reg orig="stuffe">stuff</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Liues">Lives</reg> there a king, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> would not <reg orig="giue">give</reg> his <reg orig="crowne">crown</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> purchase such a kingdom of content? </l>

          </sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> my conceit, right well you <reg orig="aske">ask</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> question, </l>

            <l>  The world I <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <reg orig="containes">contains</reg> not such fond king. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>   Why <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg> Shoare, I am the man <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> do it. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Its">It is</reg> <reg orig="proudelie">proudly</reg> spoke, although I not <reg orig="beleeue">believe</reg> it. </l>

            <l>  Were he King <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> should offer it. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>   But shall I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> it? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Uppon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">Upon</seg></reg> what <reg orig="acqaintance">acquaintance</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>   Why since I saw thee last. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Where was <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>  At the Lord <reg orig="Maiors">Mayors</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the presence of the King. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> forgotten <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> I <reg orig="sawe">saw</reg> you there, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> there were many <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> I <reg orig="tooke">took</reg> small note of. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Of me you did, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> had some discourse. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  You are <reg orig="deceiued">deceived</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Sir</emph>, I had then <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> time, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> my attendance <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> his <reg orig="maiestie">majesty</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> gage my hand <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> your hand of <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Looke">Look</reg> well <reg orig="vppon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> me. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>He discouers himselfe.</stage>
          <stage>(she kneeles</stage>
      <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
        <l>  Now I beseech you let this strange disguise, </l>

        <l>   Excuse my <reg orig="boldnesse">boldness</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your <reg orig="maiestie">majesty</reg>. </l>
           
        <l>  What <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="possesse">possess</reg> is <reg orig="al">all</reg> your <reg orig="highnesse">highness</reg>, </l>

        <l>   <reg orig="Onely">Only</reg> mine honour, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> I cannot <reg orig="graunt">grant</reg>, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Onely">Only</reg> thy <reg orig="loue">love</reg> (bright <reg orig="angell">angel</reg>) <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph> <reg orig="craues">craves</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> I thus <reg orig="aduentured">adventured</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> see thee. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Enter maister Shoare.</stage>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  But here comes one, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> whom I <reg orig="onely">only</reg> <reg orig="gaue">gave</reg> it, </l>

            <l>  And he I doubt <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> say you shall not <reg orig="haue">have</reg> it. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Am I <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="soone">soon</reg> cut off? <reg orig="oh">O</reg> <reg orig="spight">spite</reg>. </l>

            <l>  How say ye <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> ye take my offer? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>   <reg orig="Indeede">Indeed</reg> I cannot sir afford it <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>   <reg orig="Youle">You <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not be offered <reg orig="fairlier">more fairly</reg> I <reg orig="beleeue">believe</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Indeede">Indeed</reg> you offer <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> a Gentleman. </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  But yet the <reg orig="Iewell">Jewel</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="bee">be</reg> left. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Sir, if you bid not too much <reg orig="vnder-foot">under-foot</reg>. </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="driue">drive</reg> the <reg orig="bargaine">bargain</reg> <reg orig="twixt">betwixt</reg> you and my wife. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>King aside.</stage>
      <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ki.</speaker>
            
        <l>  Alas good <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, <reg orig="my self">myself</reg> dare <reg orig="answere">answer</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">no</seg>. </l>
         
        <l>   Nothing can make thee such a <reg orig="Iewell">Jewel</reg> <reg orig="forgoe">forgo</reg>. </l>

        <l>  <reg orig="Shee">She</reg> saith you shall be too much looser <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> it. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l>  See <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="rowe">row</reg> then, if you can <reg orig="speede">speed</reg> better, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ki.</speaker>
            
            <l>  See many worlds <reg orig="arow">arrow</reg>, <reg orig="affoords">affords</reg> not <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">like</seg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>As he goes forth, Shoare lookes earnestly, and perceiues it is the king, whereat he seemeth
greatly discontented.</stage>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">I.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Why <reg orig="lookst">lookest</reg> thou <emph rend="ROMAN">Mat</emph>? <reg orig="knowst">knowest</reg> thou the gentleman? </l>

            <l>  Alas what <reg orig="ailes">ails</reg> thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> thou <reg orig="lookst">lookest</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> pale? </l>

            <l>  What <reg orig="cheere">cheer</reg> sweet heart? alas, where hast thou been? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Nay nothing <emph rend="ITALIC">Iane</emph>, know you the Gentleman? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Not I <reg orig="sweete">sweet</reg> heart, alas why do you <reg orig="aske">ask</reg>? </l>

            <l>  Is he thine <reg orig="enemie">enemy</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Shore.</speaker>
            
            <l>  I cannot tell, </l>

            <l>  What came <reg orig="hee">he</reg> here <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> cheapen at <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="shoppe">shop</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  This <reg orig="Iewell">Jewel</reg> <reg orig="loue">love</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Well I pray God he came <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> nothing else. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Why <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">who</seg> is it? I do suspect him <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>. </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> you <reg orig="demaund">demand</reg> thus doubtfully of me. </l>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Ah <emph rend="ROMAN">Iane</emph>, it is the King. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  The king? what then? is it <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> thou <reg orig="sighst">sighest</reg>? </l>

            <l>  Were he a thousand kings thou hast <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> cause </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> his presence, or suspect my <reg orig="loue">love</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l>  I <reg orig="knowe">know</reg> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> not, see <reg orig="hee">he</reg> comes <reg orig="againe">again</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>The king enters againe, muffled in his cloke.</stage>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Still is my <reg orig="hindrer">hinderer</reg> there? be patient heart, </l>

            <l>  Some fitter season must <reg orig="asswage">assuage</reg> the smart, </l>

            <l>  What <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> ye take <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="mistrisse">mistress</reg> <reg orig="whic"><seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg></reg> I <reg orig="offred">offered</reg> ye? </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  I come <reg orig="againe">again</reg> sir, as one willing <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> buy. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Indeede">Indeed</reg> I cannot sir, I pray ye </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Deale">Deal</reg> with my husband, <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> what <reg orig="hee">he</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> say. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> sell it worth your money, if you please, </l>

            <l>  I pray ye come <reg orig="neere">near</reg> sir. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>   I am too <reg orig="neere">near</reg> <reg orig="alreadie">already</reg>, thou <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="neere">near</reg>. </l>
           
            <l>   Nay, nay, she <reg orig="knowes">knows</reg> what I did offer <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>, </l>

            <l>   And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> good <reg orig="sadnesse">sadness</reg>, I can <reg orig="giue">give</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">So</seg> fare ye well sir, I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not <reg orig="deale">deal</reg> with you. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exit.</stage>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  You are <reg orig="deceiude">deceived</reg> (sweet <reg orig="hart">heart</reg>) <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> not the king, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Thinke">Think</reg> you <reg orig="hee">he</reg> would <reg orig="aduenture">adventure</reg> thus alone? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l>  I do assure thee <emph rend="ROMAN">Iane</emph> it is the king. </l>

            <l>   <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> God, <reg orig="twixt">betwixt</reg> the <reg orig="extreames">extremes</reg> of <reg orig="loue">love</reg> and <reg orig="feare">fear</reg>, </l>

            <l>   <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> what a <reg orig="shiuering">shivering</reg> ague sits my <reg orig="soule">soul</reg>? </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Keepe">Keep</reg> <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> treasure secret, yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> fond, </l>

            <l>  As set <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> rich a <reg orig="beautie">beauty</reg> as this is, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> the wide <reg orig="viewe">view</reg> of <reg orig="euerie">every</reg> gazers eye. </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> traitor <reg orig="beautie">beauty</reg>, <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> <reg orig="deceitfull">deceitful</reg> good, </l>

            <l>   <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> dost conspire against <reg orig="thy selfe">thyself</reg> and <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, </l>

            <l>   <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> sooner got, but <reg orig="wisht">wished</reg> <reg orig="againe">again</reg> of others, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> thine <reg orig="owne">own</reg> <reg orig="selfe">self</reg>, <reg orig="iniurious">injurious</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="thy selfe">thyself</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> rich <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> portion, thou good <reg orig="euill">evil</reg> thing? </l>

            <l>   How many <reg orig="ioyfull">joyful</reg> woes still dost thou bring, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ia.</speaker>            
            <l>  I pray thee come, <reg orig="sweete">sweet</reg> <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, and sit <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> King <reg orig="thats vnder heau??"><seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> is under heaven</reg> I <reg orig="loue">love</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> thee. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>exit.</stage>
          <stage>Enter sir Humphrey Bowes, and master Aston, being two Iustices, Harrie Grudgen, Robert Goodfellow, 
            and Iohn Hobs the Tanner.</stage>
          <sp who="AE"><speaker rend="ROMAN"><reg orig="Bowes">Bows</reg>.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Neighbours <reg orig="&">and</reg> friends, the cause <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> you are called, </l>

            <l>  Concerns the Kings most excellent <reg orig="maiestie">majesty</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Whose right you know <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> his progenitors, </l>

            <l>  Unto the <reg orig="Crowne">Crown</reg> and <reg orig="soueraignty">sovereignty</reg> of <emph rend="ROMAN">France</emph>, </l>

            <l>  Is <reg orig="wrongfullie">wrongfully</reg> detained <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the French, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="reuenge">revenge</reg> and <reg orig="royallie">royally</reg> <reg orig="regaine">regain</reg>. </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  His <reg orig="Highnes">Highness</reg> <reg orig="meanes">means</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> put <reg orig="himselfe">himself</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="Armes">Arms</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his princely person <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> conduct </l>

            <l>  His <reg orig="warlicke">warlike</reg> troupes against the <reg orig="enemie">enemy</reg>. </l>

            <l>  But <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his Coffers are <reg orig="vnfurnished">unfurnished</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Through <reg orig="ciuill">civil</reg> discord and intestine <reg orig="warre">war</reg>, </l>

            <l>  (Whose bleeding <reg orig="scarres">scars</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> eyes may yet behold) </l>

            <l>   He <reg orig="prayes">prays</reg> his <reg orig="faithfull">faithful</reg> <reg orig="louing">loving</reg> <reg orig="subiectes">subjects</reg> <reg orig="helpe">help</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> further this his <reg orig="iust">just</reg> great <reg orig="enterprize">enterprise</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">So</seg> the <reg orig="fecke">feck</reg> and meaning, whereby as it

              were of all your long purgation Sir <emph rend="ROMAN">Humphrey</emph>

              is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> some respect, but the king wants money,

              <reg orig="&">and</reg> would <reg orig="haue">have</reg> some of his Comentie.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AE"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Bo.</speaker><p>
            
            Tanner you rightly <reg orig="vnderstand">understand</reg> the matter.

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Enter Lord Howard.</stage>
      <sp who="AF"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ast.</speaker>
            
        <l>  Note this <reg orig="withall">withal</reg>, where his dread <reg orig="Maiesty">Majesty</reg>, </l>

        <l>  (<seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">Our</seg> <reg orig="lawfull">lawful</reg> <reg orig="soueraigne">sovereign</reg>, and most <reg orig="royall">royal</reg> king) </l>

        <l>  Might <reg orig="haue">have</reg> exacted or <reg orig="imposde">imposed</reg> a <reg orig="Taxe">Tax</reg>, </l>

        <l>  Or borrowed greater <reg orig="summes">sums</reg> <reg orig="then">than</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> can spare, </l>

        <l>  (<seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> all <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> is at his dread <reg orig="commande">command</reg>,) </l>

        <l>   He doth not <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, but mildly doth entreat </l>

        <l>   <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">Our</seg> kind <reg orig="beneuolence">benevolence</reg>, what <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg>, </l>

        <l>   With willing minds towards this mighty charge. </l>
     
        <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="receiue">receive</reg>, his noble Counsellor </l>

        <l>  And kinsman the Lord <emph rend="ROMAN">Howard</emph> here is come. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">H.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Now good Sir <emph rend="ROMAN">Humphrey <reg orig="Bowes">Bows</reg></emph> <reg orig="&">and</reg> M. <emph rend="ROMAN">Aston</emph>, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Haue yee">Have ye</reg> declared the kings most <reg orig="gratious">gracious</reg> pleasure? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AE"><speaker rend="ROMAN"><reg orig="Bowes">Bows</reg>.</speaker>
            
            <l>   <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> my Lord. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker>
            
            <l>  His <reg orig="Highnes">Highness</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not force. </l>

            <l>   As <reg orig="loane">loan</reg> or tribute, but <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> take your gift, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> <reg orig="gratefull">grateful</reg> part and <reg orig="recompence">recompense</reg> your <reg orig="loue">love</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AE"><speaker rend="ROMAN">B.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="shew">show</reg> my <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, though money now be <reg orig="scarse">scarce</reg>, </l>

            <l>  A <reg orig="hundreth">hundredth</reg> pound <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> his <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ho.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> well Sir <emph rend="ROMAN">Humphrey</emph>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AF"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Aston.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="I">Aye</reg> a <reg orig="hundreth">hundredth</reg> <reg orig="Markes">Marks</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ho.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Thankes">Thanks</reg> M. <emph rend="ROMAN">Aston</emph>, you both <reg orig="shew">show</reg> your <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, </l>

            <l>   Now <reg orig="aske">ask</reg> your neighbours what they <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> bestow? </l>

          </sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="AE"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Bow.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Come M. Hadland your <reg orig="beneuolence">benevolence</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AG"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Had.</speaker>
            
            <l>  O good Sir <emph rend="ROMAN">Humphrey</emph> do not <reg orig="racke">rack</reg> my purse, </l>

            <l>  You know my state I <reg orig="latelie">lately</reg> sold my land. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AF"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Aston.</speaker><p>
            
            Then you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> money, let the king <reg orig="haue">have</reg> part.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="I">Aye</reg>, do M. Hadland do, they say you sold a <reg orig="foule">foul</reg> <reg orig="deale">deal</reg>

              of <reg orig="durty">dirty</reg> land <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> gold and <reg orig="siluer">silver</reg>, let the king <reg orig="haue">have</reg> some

              now while you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> it, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> if <reg orig="yee bee">ye be</reg> forborne a while, all

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be spent, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> he <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> cannot <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> land <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="lyes">lies</reg> fast, <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg>

              <reg orig="haue">have</reg> much a do <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> hold money, <reg orig="its">it is</reg> <reg orig="slipperie">slippery</reg> ware, <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> melting

              ware, <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> melting ware.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker><p>
            
            Gramercy Tanner.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AE"><speaker rend="ROMAN"><reg orig="Bowes">Bows</reg>.</speaker><p>
            
            Say, what shall <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg>?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AG"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hadland.</speaker><p>
            
            My forty <reg orig="shillinges">shillings</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AF"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Aston.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <emph rend="ROMAN">Robert Goodfellow.</emph>
            

            I know you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be <reg orig="liberall">liberal</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the king.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AH"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Good.</speaker>
            
            <l> O M. <emph rend="ROMAN">Aston</emph> be content I pray ye, </l>

            <l> You know my charge, my household very great, </l>

            <l>  And my housekeeping <reg orig="holdes">holds</reg> me very bare: </l>

            <l> Threescore <reg orig="vprising">uprising</reg>, and <reg orig="downe">down</reg> lying Sir, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Spendes">Spends</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> small store of <reg orig="vittailes">victuals</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a <reg orig="yeare">year</reg>, </l>

            <l> Two brace of Greyhounds xx. couple of <reg orig="houndes">hounds</reg>, </l>

            <l> And then my <reg orig="Iades">Jades</reg> <reg orig="deuoure">devour</reg> a <reg orig="deale">deal</reg> of <reg orig="Corne">Corn</reg>, </l>

            <l> My Christmas cost and then my <reg orig="frends">friends</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> come </l>

            <l> Amounts <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> charge, I am <emph rend="ROMAN">Robin Goodfellow</emph>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> welcomes all and <reg orig="keepes">keeps</reg> a <reg orig="frolicke">frolic</reg> house, </l>

            <l>  I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> money pray ye pardon me. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Heeres">Here is</reg> a <reg orig="plaine">plain</reg> Tanner can teach ye how <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="thriue">thrive</reg> </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Keepe">Keep</reg> fewer dogs, and then ye may <reg orig="feede">feed</reg> men: </l>

            <l>  Yet <reg orig="feede">feed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> idle men, <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> needles charge, </l>

            <l>  You <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> Hounds <reg orig="&">and</reg> hunting mates <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> spend, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> doubt but something <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your king <reg orig="youl">you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> send. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AH"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Good.</speaker>
            
            <l> My brace of Angels, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my troth <reg orig="thats"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is</reg> all. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker>
            
            
            <l> <reg orig="Masse">Mass</reg> and <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> well thy <reg orig="Curres">Curs</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> left <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much, </l>

            <l> I thought they would <reg orig="haue">have</reg> eaten <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> thy house and land ere 

this. </l>

            

          </sp>
          <sp who="AE"><speaker rend="ROMAN"><reg orig="Bowes">Bows</reg>.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Now <emph rend="ROMAN">Harrie Grudgen</emph>.

            

          </p></sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="AI"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Grudgen.</speaker><p>
            
            
              What would you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> of <reg orig="mee">me</reg>? Money I <reg orig="haue">have</reg>

              none, and <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> sell <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="stocke">stock</reg>, <reg orig="heres">here is</reg> old polling, subsidy, <reg orig="fifteene">fifteen</reg>

              soldiers, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the <reg orig="poore">poor</reg>, and ye may <reg orig="haue">have</reg> your <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">will</seg>, <reg orig="youle">you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg>

              <reg orig="soone">soon</reg> shut me out a <reg orig="dore">door</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Heare">Hear</reg> ye <reg orig="worshippes">worships</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> ye let me <reg orig="answere">answer</reg> my

              neighbour <emph rend="ROMAN">Grudgen</emph>? <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> my <reg orig="hallydome">halidom</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Harry Grudgen</emph>,

              <reg orig="tha'rt">thou art</reg> but a grumbling, <reg orig="grudgeing">grudging</reg> <reg orig="Churle">Churl</reg>, thou hast two

              <reg orig="ploughes">ploughs</reg> going, and <reg orig="neare">near</reg> a Cradle rocking, <reg orig="tha'st">thou hast</reg> a <reg orig="pecke">peck</reg>

              of money, go <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">to</seg>, turne thee loose, <reg orig="thou'lt">thou wilt</reg> <reg orig="goe">go</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> law with the

              <reg orig="Uicar">Vicar</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a <reg orig="tyth">tithe</reg> goose, and wilt not spare the king <reg orig="foure">four</reg> or

              <reg orig="fiue">five</reg> pound.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AI"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Grudgen.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Gep goodman Tanner, are <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> round? your

              <reg orig="prolicatenes">prolicateness</reg> has brought your <reg orig="sonne">son</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the <reg orig="Gallowes">Gallows</reg> almost,

              you can be <reg orig="franke">frank</reg> of an other <reg orig="mans">man's</reg> cost.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Thart">Thou art</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> honest man <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> twit me with my <reg orig="sonne">son</reg>,

              <reg orig="hee">he</reg> may out <reg orig="liue">live</reg> thee yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="ought">aught</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="hee">he</reg> has done, my

            <reg orig="sonnes ith gayle">son is <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the gaol</reg>, is <reg orig="hee">he</reg> the first has <reg orig="beene">been</reg> there, <reg orig="and">if</reg> thou

              wert a man, as <reg orig="thart">thou art</reg> a beast, I would <reg orig="haue">have</reg> thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the ears.

            

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Weeping.</stage>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Frend">Friend</reg> thou <reg orig="wantst">wantest</reg> nurture, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="vpbraid">upbraid</reg> a Father </l>

            <l>  With a <reg orig="sonnes">sons</reg> fault, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> sit not here <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> this; </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="UUhats">What is</reg> thy <reg orig="beneuolence">benevolence</reg> <reg orig="towardes">towards</reg> his <reg orig="maiesty">majesty</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              His benegligence? hang him <reg orig="heele">he <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not <reg orig="giue">give</reg>

              a penny willingly.
  

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AI"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Gr.</speaker><p>
            
            I care not much <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> cast away forty pence.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ho.</speaker>
            
            <l> Out grudging <reg orig="pesant">peasant</reg>, base <reg orig="il">ill</reg> <reg orig="nurturd">nurtured</reg> <reg orig="groome">groom</reg>, </l>

            <l> Is this the <reg orig="loue">love</reg> thou bearest <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> the king? </l>

            <l> Gentlemen take notice of the <reg orig="slaue">slave</reg>, </l>

            <l> And if he fault let him be soundly <reg orig="plagude">plagued</reg>? </l>

            <l>  Now <reg orig="frolicke">frolic</reg> Tanner, what wilt thou <reg orig="affoorde">afford</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Twenty old <reg orig="Aungels">Angels</reg> and a score of <reg orig="hydes">hides</reg>, if <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> be

              too little, take <reg orig="twentie">twenty</reg> Nobles more, while I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> it my king

              shall spend of my store.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker><p>
            
            
              The king shall know thy <reg orig="louing">loving</reg> <reg orig="liberall">liberal</reg> <reg orig="hart">heart</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Shall <reg orig="hee">he</reg> <reg orig="yfaith"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> faith</reg>, I <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> ye <reg orig="hartely">heartily</reg>, but <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> <reg orig="yee">ye</reg>

              Gentleman you come from the Court?

            

          </p></sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker><p>
            
            
              I <reg orig="doe">do</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Lord how does the king, and how does <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph> the

              kings Butler, and <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom</emph> of his Chamber, I am sure ye know

              them?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker><p>
            
            
              They <reg orig="doe">do</reg> very well.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> want of better <reg orig="guesse">guess</reg> they were at my house one

              night.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker><p>
            
            
              I know they were.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              They <reg orig="promist">promised</reg> me a good turne <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> kissing my daughter

              <emph rend="ROMAN">Nell</emph>, and now I <reg orig="ha">have</reg> <reg orig="cagion">occasion</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="trie">try</reg> them, my <reg orig="sonnes">son is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg>

Dybell here <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Caperdochie, <reg orig="itha Gayle"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the Gaol</reg>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> peeping into another

              <reg orig="mans">man's</reg> purse, and outstep the king <reg orig="bee">be</reg> miserable, <reg orig="hees">he is</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">like</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> totter, can <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> same <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph> the Butler <reg orig="doe any thing">do anything</reg> 

              with the king?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker><p>
            
            
              More <reg orig="then my selfe">than myself</reg>, or any other Lord.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              A halter he can, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my troth <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> <reg orig="reiounce">rejoice</reg> my heart

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> it.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker>
            
            
            <l> Come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the Court I warrant thy <reg orig="sonnes">sons</reg> life, </l> 

            <l> <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="saue">save</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>, and do thee greater good. </l> 

            

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hob.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> wean Brocke my mares <reg orig="fole">foal</reg>, and come <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the

              king, and it shall go hard but two fat <reg orig="hennes">hens</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your <reg orig="paines">pains</reg>

              I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> bring.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AE"><speaker rend="ROMAN"><reg orig="Bowes">Bows</reg>.</speaker><p>
            
            
              My Lord this fellow gladly now <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg>,

              <reg orig="fiue">five</reg> <reg orig="poundes">pounds</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">so</seg> you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> pardon his rude speech.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker><p>
            
            <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> <reg orig="fiue">five</reg> and <reg orig="fiue">five</reg> I cannot brooke the beast.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AI"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Grud.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="UUhat">What</reg> <reg orig="giues">gives</reg> the Tanner, I am as <reg orig="wel">well</reg> able as he?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AF"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Aston.</speaker><p>
            
            He <reg orig="giues">gives</reg> ten pound.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AI"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Grud.</speaker>
            
            <l> Take <reg orig="twentie">twenty</reg> then of me. </l> 

            <l> I pray <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> my Lord <reg orig="forgiue">forgive</reg> my rough <reg orig="heaud">heaved</reg> speech </l> 

            <l> I <reg orig="wis">know</reg> I <reg orig="ment">meant</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> hurt <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> my <reg orig="Liedge">Liege</reg>. </l> 

          </sp>
          <sp who="AE"><speaker rend="ROMAN"><reg orig="Bowes">Bows</reg>.</speaker><p>
            
            Let <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="entreate">entreat</reg> your Lordships patience.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker><p>
            
            I do at your request remit the offence,

            <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">So</seg> <reg orig="lets">let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> depart, <reg orig="heeres">here is</reg> all <reg orig="wee haue"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AF"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ast.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Ti's">It is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> this time and place my Lord, <reg orig="sirra">sirrah</reg> bring your money.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="UUhat">What</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> ye <reg orig="sau'de">saved</reg> now goodman <emph rend="ROMAN">Grudgen</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg>

              
              <pb n=""/>
              your hinching and your pinching, not the worth of a <reg orig="blacke">black</reg>

              pudding.

            

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter mistris Shoare, and mistris Blage.</stage>
          <sp who="AJ"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M. Bla.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Now <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, what <reg orig="vrgent">urgent</reg> cause is <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg> made ye send <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> such great haste? I promise ye

              it made me <reg orig="halfe">half</reg> <reg orig="afraide">afraid</reg>, you were not <reg orig="wel">well</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Trust me, nor <reg orig="sicke">sick</reg>, nor well, but troubled still with

              the disease I told <reg orig="yee">ye</reg>: <reg orig="heere">here is</reg> is another letter from the King,

              was <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <reg orig="soule">soul</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> importuned.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AJ"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M. Blage.</speaker><p>
            
            But <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="answere">answer</reg> <reg orig="serue">serve</reg>?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Blage</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="answere">answer</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="suffize">suffice</reg>. </l>

            <l>  He, he it is, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> with a violent <reg orig="siedge">siege</reg> </l>

            <l> Labours <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="breake">break</reg> into my plighted faith, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> what am I, he should <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much forget </l>

            <l>  His <reg orig="Royall">Royal</reg> State, and his High <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg>? </l>

            <l>  Still doth he come disguised <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my house, </l>

            <l>  And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> most humble <reg orig="termes">terms</reg> <reg orig="bewrayes">bewrays</reg> his <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, </l>

            <l>  My husband <reg orig="greeues">grieves</reg>, alas how can he choose, </l>

            <l> Fearing the dispossessment of his <emph rend="ROMAN">Iane</emph>? </l>

            <l>  And when he cannot come (<seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> him) he writes, </l>

            <l>  Offering beside incomparable gifts, </l>

            <l>  And all <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="winne">win</reg> me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> his princely <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">will</seg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AJ"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M. Bla.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Beleeue">Believe</reg> me M. <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, a dangerous case, </l>

            <l>  And <reg orig="euerie">every</reg> way <reg orig="repleate">replete</reg> with <reg orig="doubtfull">doubtful</reg> <reg orig="feare">fear</reg>, </l>

            <l> If you should <reg orig="yeeld">yield</reg>, your <reg orig="vertuous">virtuous</reg> name were <reg orig="foylde">foiled</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And your <reg orig="beloued">beloved</reg> husband made a scorn. </l>

            <l>  And if not <reg orig="yeeld">yield</reg>, its likely <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> his <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg> now admires ye, <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="conuert">convert</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> hate, </l>

            <l>  And <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">who</seg> <reg orig="knowes">knows</reg> not a princes hate is death? </l>

            <l>  Yet I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not be she shall <reg orig="counsaile">counsel</reg> <reg orig="yee">ye</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Good <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph> do what ye <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> me. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l> Then <reg orig="counsaile">counsel</reg> me what I were best <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg>: </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AJ"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M. B.</speaker>
            
            <l> You know his <reg orig="greatnesse">greatness</reg> can dispense with ill, </l>

            <l> Making the <reg orig="sinne">sin</reg> <reg orig="seeme">seem</reg> lesser <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> his worth, </l>

            <l>  And you <reg orig="your selfe">yourself</reg>, your children and your <reg orig="friendes">friends</reg>, </l>

            <l> Be all <reg orig="aduaunced">advanced</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> worldly <reg orig="dignitie">dignity</reg>, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  And this worlds <reg orig="pompe">pomp</reg> you know is a goodly thing. </l>

            <l> Yet I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not be <reg orig="shee">she</reg> shall <reg orig="counsaile">counsel</reg> ye, </l>

            <l> Good <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph> do what ye <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l> Alas I know <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> I was bound <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> oath, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> the promise <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> I made at first, </l>

            <l>  And <reg orig="vertue">virtue</reg> <reg orig="liues">lives</reg>, when <reg orig="pompe">pomp</reg> consumes <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> dust. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AJ"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M. Blage.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">So</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> do say, dishonour is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> shame, </l>

            <l> When <reg orig="slaunder">slander</reg> does not touch <reg orig="th'offenders">the offender's</reg> name, </l>

            <l> You shall be folded <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a princes <reg orig="armes">arms</reg>, </l>

            <l> Whose <reg orig="becke">beck</reg> disperseth <reg orig="euen">even</reg> the greatest <reg orig="harmes">harms</reg>, </l>

            <l> Many <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> sit <reg orig="themselues">themselves</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> high degree, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">Will</seg> then be glad <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="stoope">stoop</reg>, and <reg orig="bende">bend</reg> the knee, </l>

            <l>  And <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">who</seg> <reg orig="ist hauing">is it, having</reg>  <reg orig="plentie">plenty</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the hand, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Neuer">Never</reg> <reg orig="commaunded">commanded</reg>, but doth still command, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> cannot <reg orig="worke">work</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> such <reg orig="excesse">excess</reg> of things, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> quit the guilt, one small transgression brings? </l>

            <l>  Yet I <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not be <reg orig="shee">she</reg> <reg orig="shal">shall</reg> <reg orig="counsaile">counsel</reg> ye, </l>

            <l>  Good <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph> do what ye <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Here do I <reg orig="liue">live</reg>, although <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> estate, </l>

            <l> Yet with a conscience free from <reg orig="al">all</reg> debate, </l>

            <l>  Where higher footing may <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> time procure, </l>

            <l>  A sudden <reg orig="fal">fall</reg>, and <reg orig="mixe">mix</reg> my <reg orig="sweete">sweet</reg> with <reg orig="sowre">sour</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AJ"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mi. Blage.</speaker>
            
            <l> True, I <reg orig="confesse">confess</reg> a <reg orig="priuately">privately</reg> life is good, </l>

            <l> Nor would I otherwise be <reg orig="vnderstood">understood</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> be a Goldsmiths wife is some content, </l>

            <l> But <reg orig="daies">days</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> court more pleasantly are spent, </l>

            <l>  A <reg orig="housholds">households</reg> <reg orig="gouernment">government</reg> <reg orig="deserues">deserves</reg> <reg orig="renowne">renown</reg>, </l>

            <l>  But what is a companion <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> a <reg orig="crowne">crown</reg>? </l>

            <l> The name of <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> is a <reg orig="prettie">pretty</reg> thing, </l>

            <l>   But Madam at each word doth <reg orig="glorie">glory</reg> bring </l>

            <l> Yet I <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not be <reg orig="shee">she</reg> shall <reg orig="counsell">counsel</reg> <reg orig="yee">ye</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Good <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph> do what ye <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Enter her Boy.</stage>
      <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ia.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> I knew <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> were the best of <reg orig="twaine">twain</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> I do not, I am <reg orig="sicke">sick</reg> with <reg orig="paine">pain</reg>. </l>
        
            <l>  How now Sir boy, what is the <reg orig="newes">news</reg> with you? </l>

          </sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="AK"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Boy.</speaker>
            
            <l> The Gentleman forsooth the other day, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> would <reg orig="haue">have</reg> bought the <reg orig="Iewell">Jewel</reg> at <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> stall, </l>

            <l>  Is here <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> with <reg orig="yee">ye</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> God it is the king. </l>

            <l>  Good <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Blague</emph> withdraw ye from this place, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> come anon, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="soone">soon</reg> as <reg orig="hee">he</reg> is gone, </l>

            <l>  And <reg orig="sirra">sirrah</reg> get you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the <reg orig="shoppe">shop</reg> <reg orig="againe">again</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exit Boy.</stage>
          <sp who="AJ"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M. Bla.</speaker>
            
            <l> Now <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph> <reg orig="bethinke">bethink</reg> ye what <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="doo">do</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Such <reg orig="suters">suitors</reg> come not <reg orig="euerie">every</reg> day <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="wooe">woo</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Mistris Blague departs, and the King enters in his former disguise</stage>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Thou <reg orig="maist">mayst</reg> <reg orig="conuict">convict</reg> me (beauties pride) of <reg orig="boldnesse">boldness</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> I intrude <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> an <reg orig="vnbidden">unbidden</reg> guest, </l>

            <l> But <reg orig="loue">love</reg> being guide, my fault <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="seeme">seem</reg> the <reg orig="lesse">less</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Most welcome <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your <reg orig="subiects">subjects</reg> homely <reg orig="roofe">roof</reg>, </l>

            <l>  The <reg orig="foote">foot</reg>, my <reg orig="Soueraigne">Sovereign</reg>, <reg orig="seldome">seldom</reg> doth offend, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Unlesse">Unless</reg> the heart some other hurt <reg orig="intende">intend</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l> The most thou seest is hurt <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> <reg orig="my selfe">myself</reg>, </l>

            <l>  How <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> thy sake, is <reg orig="maiestie">majesty</reg> <reg orig="disroabde">disrobed</reg>? </l>

            <l>  Riches made <reg orig="poore">poor</reg>, and <reg orig="dignitie">dignity</reg> brought <reg orig="lowe">low</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Onelie">Only</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> thou mightst <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> affection <reg orig="knowe">know</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l> The more the <reg orig="pittie">pity</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> within the <reg orig="skie">sky</reg>, </l>

            <l> The <reg orig="sunne">sun</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> should all other vapours <reg orig="drie">dry</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And guide the world with his most glorious light, </l>

            <l> Is muffled <reg orig="vp himselfe"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg> himself</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="wilfull">wilful</reg> night. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l> The want of thee, <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Cinthia</emph> is the cause, </l>

            <l> Spread thou thy <reg orig="siluer-brightnesse">silver-brightness</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="aire">air</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And strait the gladsome morning <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="appeare">appear</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l> I may not wander, <reg orig="hee">he</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> guides my <reg orig="carre">car</reg>, </l>

            <l> Is an <reg orig="immooued">unmoved</reg> constant, fixed <reg orig="starre">star</reg>, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l> But I <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="starre">star</reg> a comets name, </l>

            <l> And shield both thee and him from further blame. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l> How if the host of <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg> at this abuse </l>

            <l>  Repine? <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">who</seg> can the <reg orig="prodigie">prodigy</reg> excuse? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>  It lies within the <reg orig="compasse">compass</reg> of my <reg orig="powre">power</reg>, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> dim their <reg orig="enuious">envious</reg> <reg orig="eies">eyes</reg>, dare <reg orig="seeme">seem</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="lowre">lower</reg>, </l>

            <l> But <reg orig="leauing">leaving</reg> this <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Enigmatike">Enigmatic</reg> <reg orig="talke">talk</reg>, </l>

            <l> Thou must <reg orig="sweete">sweet</reg> Iane <reg orig="repaire">repair</reg> <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> the court, </l>

            <l>  His tongue <reg orig="intreates">entreats</reg>, <reg orig="controles">controls</reg> the greatest <reg orig="peere">peer</reg>, </l>

            <l>  His hand plights <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, a royal <reg orig="scepter">sceptre</reg> <reg orig="holdes">holds</reg>, </l>
            <l> And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his heart <reg orig="hee">he</reg> hath <reg orig="confirmde">confirmed</reg> thy good, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg> may not, must not, <reg orig="shal">shall</reg> not be withstood. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l> If you enforce me, I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="nought">naught</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> say, </l>

            <l> But wish I had not <reg orig="liude">lived</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see this day. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Blame not the time, thou shalt <reg orig="haue">have</reg> cause <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="ioy">joy</reg>. </l>

            <l> Iane <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="euening">evening</reg> I <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> send <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> thee, </l>

            <l> And thou and thine shall <reg orig="bee">be</reg> <reg orig="aduancde">advanced</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg>. </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> <reg orig="signe">sign</reg> whereof <reg orig="receiue">receive</reg> this <reg orig="true-loue">true-love</reg> <reg orig="kisse">kiss</reg>, </l>

            <l> Nothing ill meant, there can <reg orig="bee">be</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="amisse">amiss</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exit.</stage>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l> Well I <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg>, and ere the time <reg orig="beginne">begin</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Learne">Learn</reg> how <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be repentant <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> my <reg orig="sinne">sin</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exit.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Lord Maior, maister Shoare, and Fraunces Emersley.</stage>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Maior.</speaker><p>
            
            
              But <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, are <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> <reg orig="assurde">assured</reg> it was

              the King you <reg orig="sawe">saw</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> such disguise?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Do I know you the <reg orig="vncle">uncle</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my wife? know I

              Franke <emph rend="ROMAN">Emersley</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> brother here? <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">so</seg> surely <reg orig="doo">do</reg> I

              know <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> counterfeit <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="bee">be</reg> King.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="W"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Frances.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Well, <reg orig="admitte">admit</reg> <reg orig="al">all</reg> this. And <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> his <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> such disguise, please <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="suruey">survey</reg> the manners of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg>

              <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg>, or what occasion else may <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> <reg orig="himselfe. Mee thinks">himselfe. Methinks</reg>

              you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> small reason brother <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be

              <reg orig="displeasde">displeased</reg> thereat.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mai.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> found him <reg orig="nowe">now</reg>. </l>

            <l> Because my niece his wife is <reg orig="beautifull">beautiful</reg>, </l>

            <l> And well reputed <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="vertuous">virtuous</reg> <reg orig="partes">parts</reg>: </l>

            <l> He <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his fond conceit <reg orig="misdoubtes">misdoubts</reg> the King, </l>

            <l> Doth <reg orig="doate">dote</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his affection. </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> I know not <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg> how <reg orig="shee">she</reg> may be <reg orig="changde">changed</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> any cause <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> you procuring it: </l>

            <l> From the <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <reg orig="cariage">carriage</reg> of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> wonted course: </l>

            <l> But well I wot, I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> oft heard you say, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Shee">She</reg> merited <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> scruple of mislike. </l>

            <l> If now some <reg orig="gyddy">giddy</reg> <reg orig="fancie">fancy</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> your <reg orig="braine">brain</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Make you <reg orig="conceiue">conceive</reg> sinisterly of <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>, </l>

            <l>  And with a person of such difference. </l>

            <l>  I tell you <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg>, more <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> respect, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Then">Than</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> sooth you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> such a <reg orig="sottishnes">sottishness</reg>, </l>

            <l>  I would <reg orig="reueale">reveal</reg> <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> open <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the world, </l>

            <l>  And let your <reg orig="follie">folly</reg> <reg orig="iusty">just</reg> plague <reg orig="your selfe">yourself</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sh.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Unckle">Uncle</reg> you are too forward <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> your rage, </l>

            <l> And much mistake me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this <reg orig="suddennes">suddenness</reg>, </l>

            <l> Your Nieces reputation <reg orig="haue">have</reg> I <reg orig="prizde">prized</reg>, </l>

            <l> And shrined as <reg orig="deuoutely">devoutly</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my <reg orig="soule">soul</reg> </l>

            <l> As you, or any <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> it can <reg orig="concerne">concern</reg>. </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> when I tell you <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> it is the king, </l>

            <l> Comes muffled <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> a common <reg orig="Seruingman">Serving-man</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Doe">Do</reg> I <reg orig="inferre">infer</reg> thereby my wife is false? </l>

            <l> Or <reg orig="swerues">swerves</reg> one <reg orig="iot">jot</reg> from wonted <reg orig="modestie">modesty</reg>. </l>

            <l> Though <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my shop <reg orig="shee">she</reg> sit, more <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> respect, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">Her</seg> <reg orig="seruantes">servants</reg> <reg orig="dutie">duty</reg>, <reg orig="then">than</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> any skill, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Shee">She</reg> doth, or can pretend <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> what <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> trade, </l>

            <l> Is it not strange, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> when <reg orig="hee">he</reg> comes, </l>

            <l> It is <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not <reg orig="deale">deal</reg> with me? </l>

            <l> Ah <reg orig="Unckle">Uncle</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Franke</emph>, nay, would all <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> kin, </l>

            <l>  Were here <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> censure of my cause aright: </l>

            <l>  Though I <reg orig="misdeeme">misdeem</reg> not <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>, yet <reg orig="giue">give</reg> me <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> doubt what his <reg orig="slie">sly</reg> walking may <reg orig="entend">intend</reg>. </l>

            <l>  And let me tell <reg orig="yee">ye</reg>, he <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> is <reg orig="possest">possessed</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Of such a <reg orig="beautie">beauty</reg>, <reg orig="feares">fears</reg> <reg orig="vndermining">undermining</reg> <reg orig="guestes">guests</reg>: </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Especiallie">Especially</reg> a <reg orig="mightie">mighty</reg> one, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> him, </l>

            <l> Whose <reg orig="greatnes">greatness</reg> may <reg orig="guilde">guild</reg> <reg orig="ouer">over</reg> <reg orig="vglie">ugly</reg> <reg orig="sinne">sin</reg>. </l>

            <l>  But say his <reg orig="comming">coming</reg> is not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my wife, </l>

            <l> Then hath he some <reg orig="slie">sly</reg> aiming at my life, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> false compounded <reg orig="mettalles">metals</reg>, or light gold, </l>

            <l>  Or else some other trifle <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be <reg orig="solde">sold</reg>. </l>

            <l> When <reg orig="kinges">kings</reg> <reg orig="themselues">themselves</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> narrowly do <reg orig="prie">pry</reg> </l>

            <l> Into the world, men <reg orig="feare">fear</reg>, and why not I? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="W"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fran.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Belieue">Believe</reg> me brother <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this <reg orig="doubtfull">doubtful</reg> case </l>

            <l> I know not <reg orig="wel">well</reg> how I should <reg orig="answere">answer</reg> <reg orig="yee">ye</reg>, </l>

            <l> I wonder <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this serious <reg orig="busie">busy</reg> time, </l>

            <l> Of this great gathered <reg orig="beneuolence">benevolence</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> his regaining of his right <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> France, </l>

            <l> The day and nightly <reg orig="turmoile">turmoil</reg> of his <reg orig="Lordes">Lords</reg>, </l>

            <l> Yea of the whole estate <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="generall">general</reg>, </l>

            <l>  He can be spared from these great <reg orig="affaires">affairs</reg>, </l>

            <l> And wander here disguised <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this sort. </l>

            <l> But is not this your boy? </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Enter the Boy.</stage>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker><p>
                      
              Yes <reg orig="marie">marry</reg> is it: how now, what <reg orig="newes">news</reg>

              with thee?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AK"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Boy.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Maister">Master</reg>, my <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> a Nobleman, </l>

            <l> Is sent <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the king <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a close Coach, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Shees">She is</reg> gon with him, these are the <reg orig="newes">news</reg> I bring. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ma.</speaker>
            
            <l>  How? my Niece sent <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the king? </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> a Nobleman, and she is gone with him? </l>

            <l>  Nay, then I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> it not? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="W"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Frank.</speaker><p>
            
            How, gone <reg orig="saiest">sayst</reg> thou?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">S.</speaker>
            
            <l> Be patient <reg orig="Unckle">Uncle</reg>, <reg orig="storme">storm</reg> not gentle <emph rend="ROMAN">Frank</emph>: </l>

            <l> The wrong is mine, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="whome">whom</reg>? a king, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="talke">talk</reg> of such it is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> common thing, </l>

            <l> She is gone thou <reg orig="saiest">sayst</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AK"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Boy.</speaker><p>
            
            Yes <reg orig="truely">truly</reg> Sir, <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sh.</speaker>
            
            <l> I cannot <reg orig="helpe">help</reg> it, <reg orig="a"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg></reg> Gods name let <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> <reg orig="goe">go</reg>, </l>

            <l> You cannot <reg orig="helpe">help</reg> it <reg orig="Unckle">Uncle</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">no</seg>, nor you, </l>

            <l>  Where <reg orig="kinges">kings</reg> are <reg orig="medlers">meddlers</reg>, meaner men must rue </l>

            <l>  I <reg orig="storme">storm</reg> against it? <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">no</seg>, farewell <emph rend="ROMAN">Iane Shoare</emph>, </l>

            <l> Once thou wast mine, but must be <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exit Maior.</stage>
      <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Maior.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Gone <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the Court? </l>


            
          </sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Shoar.</speaker>
            
            <l> Yet <reg orig="vnkle">uncle</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> ye rage? </l>

            <l> Let mine example your high <reg orig="heate">heat</reg> <reg orig="asswage">assuage</reg>. </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> note offences <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a <reg orig="mightie">mighty</reg> man </l>

            <l> It is enough, amend it he <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> can, </l>

            <l> <emph rend="ROMAN">Franke Emersley</emph>, my wife thy sister was, </l>

            <l> Lands, goods and all I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> thee I <reg orig="passe">pass</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Saue">Save</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> portion must along with me, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="beare">bear</reg> me from this badge of <reg orig="obloquie">obloquy</reg>, </l>

            <l>  It <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> shall be said <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Mathew Shoare</emph>, </l>

            <l>  A <reg orig="kinges">kings</reg> dishonour <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his bonnet wore. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="W"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Fran.</speaker><p>
            
            Good Brother.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sh.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Striue">Strive</reg> not <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> change me, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> I am <reg orig="resolude">resolved</reg>, </l>

            <l> And <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not <reg orig="tarrie">tarry</reg>. England fare thou well, </l>

            <l>  And <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> requiting me <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> well, </l>

            <l> But dare I <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> of him? <reg orig="forbeare">forbear</reg>, <reg orig="forbeare">forbear</reg>. </l>

            <l> Come <emph rend="ROMAN">Franke</emph> I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> surrender all <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> thee, </l>

            <l> And then <reg orig="abroade">abroad</reg>, where ere my fortunes be. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter king Edward, Howard, Sellinger, <reg orig="&c.">etc.</reg></stage>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l>  And <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Countrie">Country</reg> <reg orig="subiects">subjects</reg> been <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="franke">frank</reg> </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="bountifull">bountiful</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> their <reg orig="beneuolence">benevolence</reg>: </l>

            <l> Toward <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> present expedition? </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Thankes">Thanks</reg> <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Howard</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> thy <reg orig="paines">pains</reg> herein: </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> letters sent <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="euery">every</reg> Shire </l>

            <l> Of <reg orig="thankeful">thankful</reg> gratitude, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> they may know, </l>

            <l>  How highly <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> respect their <reg orig="gentlenes">gentleness</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker>
            
            <l> One thing my <reg orig="L.">Lord</reg> I had well <reg orig="neer">near</reg> forgot, </l>

            <l> Your pleasant <reg orig="hoast">host</reg> the Tanner of Tamwoorth. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Kin.</speaker>
            
            <l>  What of him <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ho.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Hee">He</reg> was right <reg orig="liberall">liberal</reg>, </l>

            <l> Twenty old Angels did he send your Grace, </l>

            <l> And others seeing him <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="bountifull">bountiful</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Stretcht">Stretched</reg> further <reg orig="then">than</reg> otherwise they had done. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l> Trust me I must requite <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> honest Tanner. </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> had he kept his word, and come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Court, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  Then <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> good <reg orig="sadnesse">sadness</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> had had good sport. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="E"><speaker rend="ROMAN">How.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> is not long my <reg orig="L.">Lord</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> comes at last </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Hees">He is</reg> come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> London, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> an earnest cause, </l>

            <l>  His <reg orig="sonne">son</reg> lies prisoner <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Stafford <reg orig="Iayle">Jail</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And is condemned <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a <reg orig="robberie">robbery</reg>. </l>

            <l> Your <reg orig="Highnes">Highness</reg> pardoning his <reg orig="sonnes">sons</reg> offence, </l>

            <l>  May <reg orig="yeeld">yield</reg> the Tanner <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> <reg orig="recompence">recompense</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l> But <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">who</seg> hath seen him since he came <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> town? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sel.</speaker>
            
            <l> My Lord <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Holborn <reg orig="twas">it was</reg> my hap <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see him </l>

            <l>  Gazing about, I sent away my men, </l>

            <l> And clapping <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> one of their <reg orig="liuerie">livery</reg> <reg orig="cloakes">cloaks</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Came <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> him, and the Tanner knew me <reg orig="straite">straight</reg>, </l>

            <l>  How dost thou <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom</emph>? and how doth <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph> quoth he </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> honest <reg orig="merie">merry</reg> Hangman, how doth he? </l>

            <l>  I knowing <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> your <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg> <reg orig="entended">intended</reg> </l>

            <l>  This day <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> person <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the Tower, </l>

            <l>  There bad him <reg orig="meete">meet</reg> me, where Ned and I, </l>

            <l> Would bring him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the presence of the King, </l>

            <l>  And there procure a pardon <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his <reg orig="sonne">son</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ki.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Haue">Have</reg> then a care <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> be not <reg orig="seene">seen</reg> of him, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Untill">Until</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> be <reg orig="prouided">provided</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the purpose, </l>

            <l> Because once more <reg orig="weele haue"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> have</reg> a little sport, </l>

            <l> <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom Sellinger</emph>, let <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> care be yours. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sel.</speaker>
            
            <l> I warrant <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> my Lord let me alone. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Enter the Lord Maior.</stage>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l> Welcome <reg orig="L. Maior">Lord Mayor</reg>, what <reg orig="haue">have</reg> you <reg orig="signifyed">signified</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">Our</seg> <reg orig="thankefulnes">thankfulness</reg> <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> Citizens, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> their late gathered <reg orig="beneuolence">benevolence</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ma.</speaker>
            
            <l> Before the <reg orig="Cittizens">Citizens</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> Guildhall, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Maister">Master</reg> Recorder made a good oration, </l>

            <l>  Of <reg orig="thankefull">thankful</reg> gratitude <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> them all, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg> they <reg orig="receyued">received</reg> with <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> kind respect, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="loue">love</reg> <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> your <reg orig="roiall">royal</reg> <reg orig="maiestie">majesty</reg>, </l>

            <l> As it <reg orig="appearde">appeared</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> they sorrowed, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  Their <reg orig="bountie">bounty</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your <reg orig="Highnes">Highness</reg> was <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l> Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, thanks <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="your selfe">yourself</reg> and them, </l>

            <l>  And <reg orig="goe">go</reg> ye with <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="nowe">now</reg> into the <reg orig="Towre">Tower</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> see the order <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg></reg> shall <reg orig="obserue">observe</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> this <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="needfull">needful</reg> preparation, </l>

            <l> The better may you <reg orig="signifie">signify</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> them, </l>

            <l> What <reg orig="neede">need</reg> there was of their <reg orig="beneuolence">benevolence</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Mai.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="waite">wait</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> your gracious <reg orig="maiestie">majesty</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Yet there is one thing <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> much <reg orig="grieueth">grieveth</reg> me. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>aside.</stage>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Shoare, and two watermen bearing his trunkes.</stage>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l> Go honest fellow, <reg orig="beare">bear</reg> my <reg orig="trunkes">trunks</reg> <reg orig="aboord">aboard</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And tell the <reg orig="maister">master</reg> <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> come presently. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Enter mistris Shoare Lady-like attired, with diuers supplications in her hand, 
            she vnpinning her mask, and attended on by many sutors.</stage>
          <sp who="AL"><speaker rend="ROMAN">1 Wa.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> sir, but what Lady <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> here? </l>

            <l> Belike she is of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> countenance, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> hath <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> many <reg orig="sutors">suitors</reg> waiting <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l> Go one of you I pray ye, enquire <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> name, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AL"><speaker rend="ROMAN">1. Wa.</speaker>
            
            <l> My honest friend, what <reg orig="Ladie">Lady</reg> <reg orig="cal">call</reg> ye this? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AM"><speaker rend="ROMAN"><reg orig="Aire">Air</reg>.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">Her</seg> name is <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, the kings <reg orig="beloued">beloved</reg> </l>

            <l> A special friend <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="sutors">suitors</reg> at the court. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">S.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">Her</seg> name is <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shore</emph> the kings <reg orig="beloued">beloved</reg>, </l>

            <l> Where shall I hide my head, or <reg orig="stoppe">stop</reg> mine <reg orig="eares">ears</reg>, </l>

            <l> But <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> an <reg orig="owle">owl</reg> I shall be <reg orig="wondred">wondered</reg> at? </l>

            <l> When she with me was wont <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> walk the streets, </l>

            <l> The people then as she did <reg orig="passe">pass</reg> along, </l>

            <l> Would say, there goes <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> modest <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shore</emph>, </l>

            <l> When she attended <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> a <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg> Dame, </l>

            <l>  Was praised of Matrons, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">So</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <reg orig="Cittizens">Citizens</reg>, </l>

            <l> when they would speak of ought <reg orig="ought vnto">aught unto</reg> their <reg orig="wiues">wives</reg> </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Fetcht">Fetched</reg> their example still from <reg orig="mistris">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, </l>

            <l> But now she goes <reg orig="deckt">decked</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> courtly robes, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> This is not <reg orig="shee">she</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> once <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="seemely">seemly</reg> <reg orig="blacke">black</reg>, </l>

            <l> Was the chaste, sober wife of <emph rend="ROMAN">Mathew Shoare</emph>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> now <reg orig="shee">she</reg> is King <emph rend="ROMAN">Edwards</emph> Concubine, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> great ill title, honourable shame, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">Her</seg> good I had, but king <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> ill is thine, </l>

            <l>  Once <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoares</emph> true wife, now <emph rend="ROMAN">Edwards</emph> concubine. </l>

            <l> Amongst the rest <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> note <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> new <reg orig="behauiour">behaviour</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>All this while shee standes conferring priuately with her sutors, 
            and looking on their billes.</stage>
          <sp who="AM"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Aier.</speaker>
            
            <l> Good <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph> remember my <reg orig="sonnes">sons</reg> life. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l> What is thy name? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AM"><speaker rend="ROMAN"><reg orig="Aire">Air</reg>.</speaker>
            
            <l> My name is <emph rend="ROMAN">Thomas <reg orig="Aire">Air</reg></emph>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l> There is his pardon signed <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the King. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AM"><speaker rend="ROMAN"><reg orig="Aire">Air</reg>.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> <reg orig="signe">sign</reg> of humble <reg orig="heartie">hearty</reg> <reg orig="thankfulnes">thankfulness</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Take this <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Angels <reg orig="twentie">twenty</reg> pound. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l> What <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> ye, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> I buy and sell <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> bribes, </l>

            <l> His <reg orig="highnesse">highness</reg> <reg orig="fauour">favour</reg>, or his <reg orig="subiects">subjects</reg> <reg orig="bloud">blood</reg>? </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg>, without gifts God grant I may do good, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> <reg orig="al">all</reg> my good cannot <reg orig="redeeme">redeem</reg> my ill, </l>

            <l> Yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> do good I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="endeuour">endeavour</reg> still. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Yet all this good doth but guild <reg orig="ore">over</reg> thy ill. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>aside.</stage>
          <sp who="AN"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Palmer.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Mistris">Mistress</reg> the restitution of my <reg orig="landes">lands</reg>. </l>

            <l> Taken perforce <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> his <reg orig="highnesse">highness</reg> officers. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l> The King is content your goods shall <reg orig="bee">be</reg> <reg orig="restorde">restored</reg>, </l>

            <l> But the officers <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> hardly <reg orig="yeeld">yield</reg> thereto, </l>

            <l> Yet <reg orig="bee">be</reg> content, <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> see <reg orig="yee haue">ye have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> wrong. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Thou canst not say <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> wrong. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AO"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iockie.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> <reg orig="gude">good</reg> faith gin <reg orig="yeele">you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> help me <reg orig="til">till</reg> my <reg orig="laund">land</reg>,

              <reg orig="whilk"><seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg></reg> the <reg orig="fause">false</reg> <reg orig="loune">loon</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Billie Grime</emph> of <emph rend="ROMAN">Glendale</emph> <reg orig="haudz">hadst</reg> <reg orig="wrafully">wrongfully</reg>

              frea me: <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> white your <reg orig="gudenes">goodness</reg> with a bonnie nag, <reg orig="sal">shall</reg>

              swum away <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> deftly as the <reg orig="winde">wind</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Your <reg orig="sute">suit</reg> my friend, requires a longer time, </l>

            <l> Yet since you dwell <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="farre">far</reg> off, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> ease your charge, </l>

            <l> Your diet with my <reg orig="seruants">servants</reg> you may take, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> And some <reg orig="releefe">relief</reg> <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> get thee of the king. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Shoare.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Its">It is</reg> cold <reg orig="releefe">relief</reg> thou <reg orig="getst">gettest</reg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg> from the King. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AO"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iockie.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Now Gods blessing light <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="gudely">gaudily</reg> <reg orig="faire">fair</reg>

              face, <reg orig="ise">I shall</reg> be your true beadsman <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg>, <reg orig="I">Aye</reg> indeed, <reg orig="sall">shall</reg> I.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AN"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Pal.</speaker><p>
            
            God <reg orig="blesse">bless</reg> the care you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> of <reg orig="dooing">doing</reg> good.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AM"><speaker rend="ROMAN"><reg orig="Aire">Air</reg>.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Pittie">Pity</reg> she should <reg orig="miscarrie">miscarry</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> life, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <reg orig="beares">bears</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="sweete">sweet</reg> a mind <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="dooing">doing</reg> good. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Shoare.</speaker>
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">So</seg> say I too, ah <emph rend="ROMAN">Iane</emph> this <reg orig="killes">kills</reg> my heart, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> thou recks others, and not <reg orig="ru'st">ruest</reg> my smart. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AP"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Rufford.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> I <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> forgot my <reg orig="sute">suit</reg>?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Oh">O</reg>, <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a licence <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> transport <reg orig="Corne">Corn</reg> from this

              land, and lead <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="forraigne">foreign</reg> <reg orig="Realmes">Realms</reg>, I had your bill, but I

              <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="torne">torn</reg> your bill, and <reg orig="twere">it were</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> shame I <reg orig="thinke">think</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="teare">tear</reg>

              your <reg orig="eares">ears</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> care not <reg orig="howe">how</reg> you wound the common

              wealth. The <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> must <reg orig="starue">starve</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="foode">food</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> fill your purse,

              And the <reg orig="enemie">enemy</reg> <reg orig="bandie">bandy</reg> bullets of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> lead. <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> <reg orig="Maister">Master</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Rufford</emph>,

              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> you, except it be <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> you punished.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AO"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iockie.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> the <reg orig="messe">mess</reg> a deft <reg orig="lasse">lass</reg>, Christ benison light <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>.
    

          </p></sp>
          <stage>She espies her husband walking aloofe off, and not knowing him, takes him for another Sutor.</stage>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l> Is <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> another <reg orig="sutor">suitor</reg>? I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> bill of his, </l>

            <l> Go one of you, and <reg orig="knowe">know</reg> what <reg orig="hee">he</reg> would <reg orig="haue">have</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l> Yes <emph rend="ROMAN">Iane</emph>, the bill of my obliged faith, </l>

            <l>  And I had thine, but thou hast <reg orig="canceld">canceled</reg> it. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Here she knowes him, and lamenting, comes to him.</stage>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> God it is my husband, kind <emph rend="ROMAN">Mathew Shoare</emph>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Shoare.</speaker>
            
            <l> Ah <emph rend="ROMAN">Iane</emph>, whats he dare say he is thy husband? </l>

            <l>  Thou wast a wife, but now thou art not <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, </l>
            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  Thou wast a <reg orig="maide">maid</reg>, a <reg orig="maide">maid</reg> when thou wast wife, </l>

            <l> Thou wast a wife, <reg orig="euen">even</reg> when thou wast a <reg orig="maide">maid</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">So</seg> good, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> modest, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> chaste thou wast, </l>

            <l> But now thou art <reg orig="diuorcde">divorced</reg>, whiles yet <reg orig="hee">he</reg> <reg orig="liues">lives</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> was thy husband, while thou wast his wife. </l>

            <l> Thy wifehood <reg orig="stainde">stained</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> thy dishonoured life, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> now thou art nor <reg orig="widdow">widow</reg>, <reg orig="maide">maid</reg>, nor wife. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l> I must <reg orig="confesse">confess</reg> I <reg orig="yeelded">yielded</reg> <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> the Forte, </l>

            <l>  Wherein lay all the riches of thy <reg orig="ioy">joy</reg>, </l>

            <l> But yet <reg orig="sweete">sweet</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, before I <reg orig="yeelded">yielded</reg> it, </l>

            <l> I did endure the <reg orig="longst">longest</reg> and greatest siege, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> <reg orig="battred">battered</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <reg orig="chastitie">chastity</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And but <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> him <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> did assault the same, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> it had <reg orig="beene">been</reg> <reg orig="inuincible">invincible</reg>, </l>

            <l> But I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="yeeld">yield</reg> it <reg orig="backe againe">back again</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> thee. </l>

            <l>  He cannot blame me, though it <reg orig="bee">be</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> done, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> loose <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> me, what first <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> me was <reg orig="wonne">won</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Iane</emph>, there is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> place <reg orig="allowde">allowed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg>, </l>

            <l> Where once a King hath <reg orig="tane">taken</reg> possession, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Meane">Mean</reg> men brook not a <reg orig="Riuall">Rival</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> their <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Much <reg orig="lesse">less</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> High <reg orig="vnriuallde">unrivalled</reg> <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg>, </l>

            <l> A concubine <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> one <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> great as <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph>, </l>

            <l> Is <reg orig="farre">far</reg> too great <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="bee">be</reg> the wife of <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Iane.</speaker>
            
            <l>  I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> refuse the pleasures of the Court, </l>

            <l>  Let me go with thee <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, though not as a wife, </l>

            <l> Yet as thy <reg orig="slaue">slave</reg>, since I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> lost <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> name, </l>

            <l> I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="redeeme">redeem</reg> the wrong <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> done thee, </l>

            <l>  With my true <reg orig="seruice">service</reg>, if thou wilt accept it. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l> Thou go with <reg orig="mee">me</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Iane</emph>, <reg orig="oh">O</reg> God forbid, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> I should be a <reg orig="traitour">traitor</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my King, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Shal">Shall</reg> I become a <reg orig="fellon">felon</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> his pleasures, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="flie">fly</reg> away as <reg orig="guiltie">guilty</reg> of the theft? </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> my <reg orig="deere">dear</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Iane</emph>, I say it may not <reg orig="bee">be</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> what <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="subiects">subjects</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> is not their kings, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not examine his <reg orig="prerogatiue">prerogative</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ia.</speaker>
            
            <l> Why then sweet <emph rend="ROMAN">Mat</emph>, let me <reg orig="intreat">entreat</reg> thee stay, </l>

            <l> What <reg orig="ist">is it</reg> with <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> I cannot do? </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> make thee wealthier <reg orig="then ere">than ever</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Richard</emph> was, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <reg orig="entertainde">entertained</reg> the three <reg orig="greatst">greatest</reg> <reg orig="kinges">kings</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Europe</emph>, </l>

            <l> And feasted them <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> London <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> a <reg orig="daie">day</reg> </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Aske">Ask</reg> what thou wilt, were it a million, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> may content thee, thou shalt <reg orig="haue">have</reg> it <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="G"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sho.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Indeede">Indeed</reg> this were some comfort <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> a man, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> tasted want or <reg orig="worldlie">worldly</reg> <reg orig="miserie">misery</reg>, </l>

            <l> But I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> lost what wealth cannot <reg orig="returne">return</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Al">All</reg> <reg orig="worldlie">worldly</reg> losses are but <reg orig="toyes">toys</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> mine, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Oh">O</reg>, <reg orig="al">all</reg> my wealth, the <reg orig="losse">loss</reg> of thee was more, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Then euer">Than ever</reg> time or Fortune can restore. </l>

            <l> Therefore <reg orig="sweete">sweet</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Iane</emph> <reg orig="farewel">farewell</reg>, once thou wast mine, </l>

            <l> Too rich <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> me, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> King <emph rend="ROMAN">Edward</emph> <reg orig="knewe">knew</reg>, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Adiew">Adieu</reg>, <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> world, he shall <reg orig="deceiued">deceived</reg> <reg orig="bee">be</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> puts his trust <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> women or <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> thee. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="D"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Ia.</speaker>
            
            <l> Ah <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoar</emph> <reg orig="farewel">farewell</reg>, <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> heart <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> death <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> tell, </l>

            <l> I <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> <reg orig="loude">loved</reg> thee <emph rend="ROMAN">Shoare</emph>, <reg orig="farewel">farewell</reg>, farewell. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exit.</stage>
          <stage>Enter King Edward, Lord Maior, Howard, Sellenger, and the traine.</stage>
          <stage>Enter the Tanner.</stage>
      <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Hauing">Having</reg> <reg orig="awakte">awaked</reg> forth of their <reg orig="sleepie">sleepy</reg> <reg orig="dennes">dens</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">Our</seg> <reg orig="drouzie">drowsy</reg> Cannons, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> ere long shall <reg orig="charme">charm</reg>, </l>

            <l> The watchful French, with deaths eternal <reg orig="sleepe">sleep</reg>, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="al">all</reg> things else <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="readinesse">readiness</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="Fraunce">France</reg>, </l>

            <l>  A while <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> truce <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> care, </l>

            <l> There is a <reg orig="merrie">merry</reg> Tanner <reg orig="neere">near</reg> at hand, </l>

            <l>  With whom <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be a little <reg orig="merrie">merry</reg>. </l>

            <l>  Therefore Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, and you my other <reg orig="friendes">friends</reg>, </l>

            <l> I must <reg orig="intreate">entreat</reg> you not <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> knowledge me, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> man stand bare, all as companions, </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Giue">Give</reg> me a <reg orig="Cloake">Cloak</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> I may be <reg orig="disguisde">disguised</reg>, </l>

            <l> <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom Sellenger</emph>, go thou and take another, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">So</seg> Tanner, now come when <reg orig="yee">ye</reg> please, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are <reg orig="prouided">provided</reg>. </l>

            <l> And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> good time, see <reg orig="hee">he</reg> is come <reg orig="alreadie">already</reg>. </l>
         
            <l> <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom Sellenger</emph>, <reg orig="goe">go</reg> thou and <reg orig="meete">meet</reg> him. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sel.</speaker>
            
            <l>  What <emph rend="ROMAN">Iohn Hobs</emph>? welcome <reg orig="ifaith"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> faith</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Court. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            Gramercies honest <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom</emph>, where is the hangman

            <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph>? where is <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> mad rascal, <reg orig="shal">shall</reg> I not see him?

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sel.</speaker>
            
            <l> See where he stands, <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> same is he. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              What <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph>? a plague found thee, how dost thou <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg>

              a <reg orig="villaine">villain</reg>? how dost thou <reg orig="madde">mad</reg> rogue, and how, and <reg orig="howe">how</reg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> health <emph rend="ROMAN">Iohn Hobs</emph>, and <reg orig="verie">very</reg> glad <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see thee, </l>

            <l> But say, what <reg orig="winde">wind</reg> <reg orig="droue">drove</reg> thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> London. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Ah <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph>, I was brought hither with a <reg orig="whirlwinde">whirlwind</reg>

              man, my <reg orig="sonne">son</reg>, my <reg orig="sonne">son</reg>, did I not tell thee I had a <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg>

              my <reg orig="sonne">son</reg>?

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            
            <l> Yes Tanner, what of him? </l>
           
          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Faith <reg orig="hees">he is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Caperdoche <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Stafford</emph> <reg orig="Gaole">Gaol</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a <reg orig="robberie">robbery</reg>, and is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">like</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be <reg orig="hangde">hanged</reg>, except thou <reg orig="gette">get</reg> the

              King <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be more miserable <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> him.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l> If <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="bee">be</reg> all Tanner, <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> warrant him, </l>

            <l>  I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> procure his pardon of the King. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Wilt thou <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph>? <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> those good words, see what my

              Daughter <emph rend="ROMAN">Nell</emph> hath sent thee, a handkercher wrought with

              as good <reg orig="Couentrie">Coventry</reg> <reg orig="silke">silk</reg> <reg orig="blewe">blue</reg> <reg orig="threed">thread</reg>, as <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> thou sawest.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l> And I perhaps may <reg orig="weare">wear</reg> it <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> sake, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> better presence <reg orig="then">than</reg> thou art aware <reg orig="off">of</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              How <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph>, a better present? <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> canst thou not <reg orig="haue">have</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="silke">silk</reg>, <reg orig="cloath">cloth</reg>, and <reg orig="workmanshippe">workmanship</reg>, why <emph rend="ROMAN">Nell</emph> made it man.

              But <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph>? is not the King <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this <reg orig="companie">company</reg>, <reg orig="whats">what is</reg> he <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the

              long beard and the <reg orig="redde">red</reg> <reg orig="petticoate">petticoat</reg>? before God I <reg orig="misdoubte">misdoubt</reg>

              <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is the King, I <reg orig="knowe">know</reg> it <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my Lord what ye <reg orig="cals">calls</reg>

              players.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Howe">How</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> them Tanner? </l>
            
          </sp>
          
          <pb n=""/>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Euer">Ever</reg> when they play an <reg orig="Enterloute">Interlude</reg> or a <reg orig="Commoditie">Commodity</reg>

              at Tamwoorth, the King <reg orig="alwaies">always</reg> is <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a long beard, <reg orig="&">and</reg> 

              a red <reg orig="gowne">gown</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> him, therefore I <reg orig="spekt">expect</reg> him <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be the king.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> trust me Tanner, this is not the King, but

              thou shalt see the King before thou goest, and <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a pardon

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> thy <reg orig="sonne">son</reg> too with thee.

              This man is the Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg> of London, <reg orig="heere">here</reg>

              was the Recorder too, but <reg orig="hee">he</reg> is gone.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              What <reg orig="Nicnames">Nicknames</reg> these courtnoles <reg orig="haue">have</reg>? Mare and

              Corder quotha? <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> such at Liechfield, there is the honest

              <reg orig="Bayliffe">Bailiff</reg> and his brethren, such words gree best with <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker><p>
            
            
              My Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, I pray ye <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> my sake, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="bidde">bid</reg> this

              honest Tanner welcome.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Maior.</speaker>
            
            <l> You are welcome my honest friend, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> <reg orig="signe">sign</reg> whereof I pray you see my house, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="suppe">sup</reg> with <reg orig="mee">me</reg> this night. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              I <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> ye good goodman <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, but I care not

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="meate">meat</reg>, my <reg orig="stomacke">stomach</reg> is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">like</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> a <reg orig="sicke">sick</reg> swines, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> neither <reg orig="eate">eat</reg> nor <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg>, till <reg orig="shee">she</reg> know what shall become

              of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="pigge">pig</reg>. <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph> and <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom</emph>, you <reg orig="promisde">promised</reg> me a good turne

              when I came <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Court, either <reg orig="doo">do</reg> it now, or go hang <reg orig="your selues">yourselves</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            
            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> sooner comes the King, but I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="doo">do</reg> it. </l>

            

          </sp>
          <sp who="F"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Sel.</speaker>
            
            
            <l> I warrant thee Tanner, <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> not thy <reg orig="sonnes">sons</reg> life. </l>

            

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Nay, I <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> not his life, I <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> his death.

            

          </p></sp>
          <stage>Enter Maister of Saint Katherines, and Norton.</stage>
          <sp who="AR"><speaker rend="ROMAN"><reg orig="Maister">Master</reg>.</speaker><p>
            
            
              All health and <reg orig="happinesse">happiness</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my <reg orig="soueraigne">sovereign</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            
            <l> The Master of Saint Katherines hath <reg orig="marde">marred</reg> all. </l>
         
          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Out alas <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> I was <reg orig="borne">born</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <stage>The Tanner falles in a swound, they labour to reuiue him, meane while the King puts 
            on his royall robes.</stage>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            
            <l>  <reg orig="Looke">Look</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the Tanner there, he takes <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="harme">harm</reg>, </l>

              
              <pb n=""/>
            <l>  I would not <reg orig="haue">have</reg> him (<seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> my <reg orig="crowne">crown</reg>) <reg orig="miscarrie">miscarry</reg>, </l>

            
          </sp>
          <sp who="AQ"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Wid.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Let me come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my kings good <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Heres">Here is</reg> ginger honest man, bite it. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Bite ginger, bite ginger, bite a dogs date,

              I am but a dead man, ah my <reg orig="Leige">Liege</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> you should

              <reg orig="deale">deal</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> with a <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> well meaning man, but it

              makes <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> matter, I can but die.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            
            <l>  But when Tanner canst thou tell? </l>
            
          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Nay <reg orig="euen">even</reg> when you please, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> defended

              ye, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> calling ye <reg orig="plaine">plain</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Ned</emph>, mad rogue and <reg orig="rascall">rascal</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> I

              know <reg orig="youle haue">you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> have</reg> me <reg orig="hangde">hanged</reg>. Therefore make <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more <reg orig="adoe">ado</reg>,

              but send me <reg orig="downe">down</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Stafford, and there <reg orig="a"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg></reg> Gods name

              hang me with my son. And <reg orig="heres">here is</reg> another as honest as <reg orig="your self">yourself</reg>,

              you made me call him plain <emph rend="ROMAN">Tom</emph>, I warrant his name

              is <emph rend="ROMAN">Thomas</emph>, and some man of <reg orig="worshippe">worship</reg> too, therefore <reg orig="lets">let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg>

              it, <reg orig="euen">even</reg> when and where ye <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l> Tanner <reg orig="attende">attend</reg>, not <reg orig="onely doo">only do</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> pardon thee, </l>

            <l>  But <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> all princely <reg orig="kindnesse">kindness</reg> welcome thee, </l>

            <l>   And thy <reg orig="sonnes">sons</reg> <reg orig="trespasse">trespass</reg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> pardon too, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Ore">Over</reg> <reg orig="goe">go</reg> and see <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> forthwith it <reg orig="bee">be</reg> <reg orig="drawne">drawn</reg>, </l>

            <l>   Under <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> <reg orig="seale">seal</reg> of England, as it ought, </l>

            <l>  And <reg orig="fortie">forty</reg> <reg orig="poundes">pounds</reg> <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> defray </l>

            <l>   Thy charges <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> thy <reg orig="comming">coming</reg> <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> London. </l>

            <l>  Now Tanner, what <reg orig="sai'st">sayst</reg> thou <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            <reg orig="Marrie">Marry</reg> you <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> an honest man, if

            You <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> as you say.

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            
            <l> <reg orig="Wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">We</seg></reg> <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> it Tanner, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> <reg orig="royall">royal</reg>  word. </l>

            <l>  Now <reg orig="maister">master</reg> of <reg orig="S">Saint</reg>. Katherines, what would you? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="H"><speaker rend="ROMAN">M.</speaker>
            
            <l>  My gracious Lord, the great <reg orig="beneuolence">benevolence</reg>, </l>

            <l> (Though small <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> your <reg orig="subiects">subjects</reg> could <reg orig="affoord">afford</reg>, </l>

            <l> Of <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> Saint Katherines do I bring your grace,) </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="Fiue">Five</reg> hundred pounds here <reg orig="haue">have</reg> they sent <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> me. </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> the easier portage, all <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="Angell">Angel</reg> gold, </l>

            <l> What this good <reg orig="widdow">widow</reg> <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Norton</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg>, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  <reg orig="Shee">She</reg> comes <reg orig="her selfe">herself</reg>, and brings <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> gift with <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AQ"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Wid.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Pardon me <reg orig="gratious">gracious</reg> Lord, presumption, </l>

            <l>  Nor <reg orig="ouerweening">overweening</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my <reg orig="owne">own</reg> <reg orig="conceite">conceit</reg>, </l>

            <l>  Makes me thus bold <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> come before your Grace, </l>

            <l>  But <reg orig="loue">love</reg> and duty <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your <reg orig="maiestie">majesty</reg>: </l>

            <l>  And great desire <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see my Lord the king, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">Our</seg> <reg orig="Maister">Master</reg> here spake of <reg orig="beneuolence">benevolence</reg>, </l>

            <l>  And said my twenty Nobles was <reg orig="inough">enough</reg>, </l>

            <l>  I thought not <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, but at your <reg orig="Highnes">Highness</reg> feet, </l>

            <l>  A <reg orig="widdowes">widows</reg> mite, a token of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="zeale">zeal</reg>, </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> humble <reg orig="dutie">duty</reg> <reg orig="giues">gives</reg> you <reg orig="twentie">twenty</reg> pound. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Now <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my <reg orig="Crowne">Crown</reg>, a gallant lusty <reg orig="Gyrle">Girl</reg>, </l>

            <l> Of all the exhibition yet bestowed, </l>

            <l>  This <reg orig="womans">woman's</reg> liberality likes me best. </l>

            <l> Is thy name Norton? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AQ"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Wid.</speaker>
            
            <l>   <reg orig="I">Aye</reg> my <reg orig="gratious">gracious</reg> <reg orig="Liedge">Liege</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l> How long hast thou <reg orig="beene">been</reg> a <reg orig="Widdow">Widow</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AQ"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Wid.</speaker>
            
            <l> It is my Lord, </l>

            <l>  Since I did <reg orig="burie">bury</reg> <emph rend="ROMAN">Wilkin</emph> my goodman, </l>

            <l>  At <reg orig="Shrouetide">Shrovetide</reg> next <reg orig="euen">even</reg> <reg orig="iust">just</reg> a dozen <reg orig="yeares">years</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> all <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> space, couldst thou not find a man, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">On</seg> <reg orig="whome">whom</reg> thou mightst bestow <reg orig="thy selfe">thyself</reg> <reg orig="againe">again</reg>? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="AQ"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Wid.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Not any <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> my <emph rend="ROMAN">Wilkin</emph> whose dear <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, </l>

            <l>  I know is <reg orig="matchlesse">matchless</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> respect of <reg orig="whome">whom</reg>, </l>

            <l>  I <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> not any worthy of a <reg orig="kisse">kiss</reg>. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> <reg orig="widdow">widow</reg>? <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="trie">try</reg>, how <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> you this? </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>He kisseth her.</stage>
          <sp who="AQ"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Wid.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Beshrew my <reg orig="hart">heart</reg>, it was a <reg orig="honnie">honey</reg> <reg orig="kisse">kiss</reg>, </l>

            <l> Able <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> make an aged woman young: </l>

            <l> And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the same most sweet and <reg orig="louely">lovely</reg> prince, </l>

            <l> See what the <reg orig="widdow">widow</reg> <reg orig="giues">gives</reg> you from <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> store, </l>

            <l> Forty <reg orig="olde">old</reg> Angels but <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> one <reg orig="kisse">kiss</reg> more. </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">K.</speaker>
            
            <l> <reg orig="Marie">Marry</reg> <reg orig="Widdow">Widow</reg> and thou shalt <reg orig="haue">have</reg> it, </l>

            <l> <emph rend="ROMAN">Iohn Hobs</emph> thou art a <reg orig="widdower">widower</reg>, </l>

            
            <pb n=""/>
            <l>  <reg orig="Lackst">Lackest</reg> thou such a wife? </l>

          </sp>
          <sp who="N"><speaker rend="ROMAN">Hobs.</speaker><p>
            
            
              <reg orig="Snailes">Snails</reg>, <reg orig="twencie">twenty</reg> pound <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a <reg orig="kisse">kiss</reg>? had <reg orig="shee">she</reg> as

              many twenty pound bags as I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> knobs of <reg orig="barke">bark</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my

              Tanfat, <reg orig="shee">she</reg> might <reg orig="kisse">kiss</reg> them away <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a quarter of a <reg orig="yeare">year</reg>.

              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> Saint Katherines <reg orig="widowes">widows</reg>, if kisses be <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="deere">dear</reg>.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="AQ"><speaker rend="ROMAN"><reg orig="Widdow">Widow</reg>.</speaker><p>
            
            
              Clubs and clouted <reg orig="shooes">shoes</reg>, <reg orig="theres">there is</reg> none <reg orig="enamourde">enamoured</reg>

              here.

            

          </p></sp>
          <sp who="B"><speaker rend="ROMAN">King.</speaker>
            
            <l>  Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg></reg> <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> you and entreat <reg orig="withall">withal</reg>, </l>

            <l> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> recommend <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Cittizens">Citizens</reg>: </l>

            <l>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">We</seg> must <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> France, <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> bid you all farewell, </l>

            <l>  Come Tanner thou shalt with <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Court, </l>

            <l>  <reg orig="To morrow">Tomorrow</reg> you shall dine with my Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, </l>

            <l> And <reg orig="afterward">afterwards</reg> set <reg orig="howeward">homeward</reg> when ye please: </l>

            <l> God and <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> right <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="onely">only</reg> <reg orig="fightes">fights</reg> with <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg>: </l>

            <l> <reg orig="Adiew">Adieu</reg>, pray <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="toyle">toil</reg> <reg orig="proue">prove</reg> prosperous. </l>

          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt</stage></div1>
        
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