2 If You Know Not Me You Know Nobody

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        <title>A machine-readable version of Heywood, Thomas, d. 1641 :  :  If you know not me, you know no bodie, part ii (1606)</title>
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          <resp>compiled by Alexis Antonia, using Jack Elliott's transformation of the English Verse Drama text</resp>
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        <publisher>Thomas Heywood, d. 1641 (1574?-1641) 
          The Second Part of, If you know not me, you know no bodie. 
          VVith the building of the Royall Exchange: And the famous Victorie of Queene Elizabeth, in the Yeare 1588 
          At London 
          Printed for Nathaniell Bulter 1606 
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        <pubPlace>At London</pubPlace>
        <date>1606</date>
        <authority>XSLT translation from Chadwyck-Healey</authority>
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          If you know not me, you know no bodie, part ii. 
          Genre: History. 
          Date first published: 1605. 
          Date first performed: 1604-1605.
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<name id="B">Barbary Merchant.</name>
<name id="C">Iohn</name>
<name id="D">Hobson</name>
<name id="E">Thomas Gresham</name>
<name id="F">Queen Elizabeth</name>
<name id="G">John Tawnie coat</name>
<name id="H">Doctor Nowell/Dean of St Pauls</name>
<name id="I">1. Factor</name>
<name id="J">Lady Ramsie</name>
<name id="K">Sir Thomas Ramsie</name>
<name id="L">Timothy</name>
<name id="M">1. Prentice</name>
<name id="N">2. Prenice</name>
<name id="O">Honestie the Sergeant</name>
<name id="P">Quick</name>
<name id="Q">Clown</name>
<name id="R">Pursuivant</name>
<name id="S">Sword Bearer</name>
<name id="T">Boy</name>
<name id="U">Hobson folk 2.</name>
<name id="V">Hobson folk 1.</name>
<name id="W">Hobson folk 3.</name>
<name id="X">Omnes/All</name>
<name id="Y">Doctor Parry</name>
<name id="Z">Courtezan</name>
<name id="AA">Sheriff</name>
<name id="AB">Leicester</name>
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<name id="AD">2 Lord</name>
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          <stage>Enter one of Greshams Factors and a Barbary Marchant.</stage>
          <sp who="A">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Factor.</speaker>
            <p><emph rend="SMCAP">My</emph> Master sir, requests your <reg orig="companie">company</reg>,

              About confirming <reg orig="certaine">certain</reg> <reg orig="couenants">covenants</reg>

              Touching your last nights conference.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="B">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Marchant.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The Sugars.

              <reg orig="Beleeue">Believe</reg> me, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> his <reg orig="credite">credit</reg> be it spoke,

              <reg orig="Hee">He</reg> is a man of <reg orig="heedfull">heedful</reg> <reg orig="prouidence">providence</reg>,

              And one <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="innatiue">innative</reg> <reg orig="courtesie">courtesy</reg>

              <reg orig="Winnes">Wins</reg> <reg orig="loue">love</reg> from Strangers, be it without offence,

              How are his present fortunes reckoned?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="A">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Fact.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Neither <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> flatter nor detract from him,

              He is a <reg orig="Marchant">Merchant</reg> of good estimate,

              Care how <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> get, and fore-cast <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="encrease">increase</reg>,

              (If <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> they be accounted) be his faults.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="B">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Mar.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              They are <reg orig="especiall">especial</reg> <reg orig="vertues">virtues</reg>, being <reg orig="cleare">clear</reg>

              From <reg orig="auarice">avarice</reg> and base extortion.

              But here he comes: Good day, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph>,

              You <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> your word.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <stage>Enter Gresham.</stage>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Else should <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> ill <reg orig="deserue">deserve</reg>

              The title <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> I <reg orig="weare">wear</reg>, a <reg orig="Marchants">Merchant's</reg> tongue

              Should not strike false.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="B">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Mar.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              What <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> you of my proffer,

              Touching the Sugar?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I bethought <reg orig="my selfe">myself</reg>

              Both of the <reg orig="gaine">gain</reg> and losses incident,

              And this I <reg orig="tak't">take it</reg> was the whole circumstance:

              It was my motion and <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> your promise,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> get me a <reg orig="seald">sealed</reg> Patent from your king

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> all your <reg orig="Barbarie">Barbary</reg> Sugar at a price,

              During the kings life; and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his princely <reg orig="loue">love</reg>,

              I am <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> send him threescore thousand pounds.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="B">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Mar:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="T'was">It was</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="condition'd">conditioned</reg>, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> effect

              His <reg orig="highnesse">highness</reg> promise is <reg orig="alreadie">already</reg> past,

              And if you dare <reg orig="giue">give</reg> <reg orig="credite">credit</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my trust,

              Send but your <reg orig="priuate">private</reg> letters <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your Factor,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <reg orig="deales">deals</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your <reg orig="affaires">affairs</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="Barbarie">Barbary</reg>,

              His <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg> shall either <reg orig="seale">seal</reg> your Patent,

              Or <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="returne">return</reg> the money <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your Factor.

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          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              As much as I desire; pray sir draw <reg orig="neere">near</reg>

              And taste a cup of wine, whilst I consider

              And <reg orig="throughly">thoroughly</reg> scan such <reg orig="accidentall">accidental</reg> doubts,

              As may <reg orig="concerne">concern</reg> a matter of such moment.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="B">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Mar:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              At your best <reg orig="leysure">leisure</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="resolue">resolve</reg> you straight,

              <reg orig="Bethinke">Bethink</reg> thee <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph>, threescore thousand pounds

              A good round <reg orig="summe">sum</reg>: let not the hope of <reg orig="gaine">gain</reg>

              Draw thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="losse">loss</reg>. I am <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a <reg orig="Pattent">Patent</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> all the <reg orig="Barbarie">Barbary</reg> Sugars at a rate,

              The <reg orig="gaine">gain</reg> <reg orig="cleers">clears</reg> <reg orig="halfe">half</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="halfe">half</reg>, but then the hazard.

              My <reg orig="terme">term</reg> continues during the kings life,

              The King may die before my first <reg orig="returne">return</reg>,

              Then <reg orig="wheres">where is</reg> my Cash? why, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">so</seg> the King may <reg orig="liue">live</reg>

              These 40. <reg orig="yeares">years</reg>, then where is <emph rend="ITALIC">Greshams</emph> <reg orig="gaine">gain</reg>:

              It stands <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this as <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> all ventures else

              <reg orig="Doutfull">Doubtful</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> through what <reg orig="ere">ever</reg> it cost.

              
              <pb/>
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">So</seg> much <reg orig="cleere">clear</reg> <reg orig="gaine">gain</reg>, or <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much <reg orig="coyne">coin</reg> <reg orig="cleere">clear</reg> lost.

              Within there ho.

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          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Iohn Gresham, 2, or 3. Factors.</stage>
          <sp who="A">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Fact:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              At hand sir, did you call?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              How <reg orig="thriues">thrives</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> Cash? what is it <reg orig="wel">well</reg> <reg orig="increast">increased</reg>?

              I <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> one <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> must be <reg orig="forst">forced</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> borrow.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="I">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1. Fact.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Your worships <reg orig="merrie">merry</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Merry, tell me <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>,

              Dost not thou think <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> three score thousand pounds,

              Would make an honest <reg orig="Marchant">Merchant</reg> try his friends?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="A">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Fact.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Yes, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my faith sir, but you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a friend

              Would not see you stand out <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="twise">twice</reg> the <reg orig="summe">sum</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Praise God <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> all, but <reg orig="what's">what is</reg> the common rumour

              Touching my <reg orig="bargaine">bargain</reg> with the King of <reg orig="Barbarie">Barbary</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="I">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1. Fact.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> held your credit, and your Countries honour,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> being but a <reg orig="Marchant">Merchant</reg> of the <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg>,

              And taken <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a manner <reg orig="vnprouided">unprovided</reg>,

              You should <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> a <reg orig="meere">mere</reg> presumption

              And naked promise, part with <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much Cash,

              <reg orig="VVhich"><seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg></reg> the best <reg orig="Marchants">Merchants</reg> both <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="Spaine">Spain</reg> and France,

              <reg orig="Denyed">Denied</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="venter">venture</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">on</seg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Good: but <reg orig="withall">withal</reg>,

              what <reg orig="doe">do</reg> they <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="generall">general</reg> of the <reg orig="Bargaine">Bargain</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="I">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1. Fact.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> if the King <reg orig="confirme">confirm</reg> and <reg orig="seale">seal</reg> your <reg orig="Pattent">Patent</reg>,

              London <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="yeelde">yield</reg> you partners <reg orig="ynow">enough</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="lesse">less</reg>: <reg orig="Goe">Go</reg> fit you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the sea,

              I <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> send you into <reg orig="Barbarie">Barbary</reg>.

              You <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> Venice, You <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="Portingall">Portugal</reg>,

              <reg orig="Prouide">Provide</reg> you presently: where much is spent,

              Some must be got, thrift should be <reg orig="prouident">provident</reg>:

              Come <reg orig="hether">hither</reg> <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg>, all the rest depart.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt Factors.</stage>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I had as good depart too, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> <reg orig="heele">he <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> ring a <reg orig="peale">peal</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> mine care,

              <reg orig="T'will">It <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg>sound worse <reg orig="then">than</reg> a passing bell.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="tane">taken</reg> note of your bad <reg orig="husbandrie">husbandry</reg>,

              <reg orig="Carelesse">Careless</reg> respect, and <reg orig="prodigall">prodigal</reg> <reg orig="expence">expense</reg>,

              And out of my experience <reg orig="counsell">counsel</reg> you.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                And I hope good <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>, you <reg orig="thinke">think</reg>, <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> am as <reg orig="readie">ready</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg>

                take good <reg orig="counsell">counsel</reg>, as you <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> it, <reg orig="&">and</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> doubt not, but <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="cleere">clear</reg>,

                <reg orig="my selfe">myself</reg> of all <reg orig="obiections">objections</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="foule-mouthed">foul mouthed</reg> <reg orig="envie">envy</reg> shall intimate

                against me.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gres.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              How can you <reg orig="satisfie">satisfy</reg> the great complaint

              <reg orig="Preferd">Preferred</reg> against you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> old <reg orig="Mistresse">Mistress</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Blunt</emph>.

              A woman of <reg orig="approued">approved</reg> <reg orig="honestie">honesty</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="That's"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> is</reg> true, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="honestie">honesty</reg> hath <reg orig="beene">been</reg> <reg orig="prooued">proved</reg> <reg orig="ofter">oftener</reg>

                <reg orig="then">than</reg> once or twice: but <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you know <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>? are you inward

                with <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> course of life, <reg orig="shee's">she is</reg> a common midwife <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="trade-falne">trade-fallen</reg>

                <reg orig="virginitie">virginity</reg>, there are more maidenheads <reg orig="chargde">charged</reg> and <reg orig="dischargde">discharged</reg>

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> house <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a <reg orig="yeare">year</reg>, <reg orig="then">than</reg> <reg orig="peeces">pieces</reg> at the <reg orig="Artillerie">Artillery</reg>

                yard.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gres.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                She bring sin further <reg orig="proofe">proof</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> you <reg orig="miscal'd">miscalled</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                I <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> <reg orig="cal'd">called</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> out of name, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> this hand <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg>

                my remembrance:

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gres.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg>: she <reg orig="sayes">says</reg> you <reg orig="cald">called</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> <reg orig="Bawde">Bawd</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                True; and I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> known <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="answere">answer</reg> <reg orig="too't"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> it</reg> a thousand

                times; tut <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg> <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> here name, and I know <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">who</seg> <reg orig="gaue">gave</reg> it <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> too,

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the same token <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> Godfather <reg orig="gaue">gave</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> a <reg orig="bowd">bowed</reg> <reg orig="angell">angel</reg> standing

                at the <reg orig="doore">door</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> she hath kept time out a <reg orig="minde">mind</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
            <emph rend="ITALIC">Antonio</emph> reports you <reg orig="loue">love</reg> his wife.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Loue">Love</reg>, why alas, <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>, I hold it <reg orig="percell">parcel</reg> of my <reg orig="dutie">duty</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg>

                <reg orig="loue">love</reg> my neighbours, and should I hate his wife, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> man would

                hold me a fit member <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a common wealth.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                He hates you <reg orig="fort"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> it</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Why, <reg orig="ahlas">alas</reg> <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>, <reg orig="that's"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is</reg> not my fault, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> 
                <reg orig="loue">love</reg> him <reg orig="nerethelesse">nevertheless</reg>,

                you know <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are commanded <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="loue">love</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> enemies, and

                though he would see me <reg orig="hang'd">hanged</reg>, yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> I <reg orig="loue">love</reg> his wife.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                He told me, you <reg orig="bestow'd">bestowed</reg> a <reg orig="gowne">gown</reg> of a strumpet.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Why, <reg orig="ahlas">alas</reg> <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>, the <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> whore went naked, and

                you know the text <reg orig="commandes">commands</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="cloath">clothe</reg> the naked, and

                deeds of <reg orig="mercie">mercy</reg> be imputed <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> faults, God <reg orig="helpe">help</reg> the elect.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Well, if your <reg orig="prodigall">prodigal</reg> <reg orig="expences">expenses</reg> be <reg orig="aym'd">aimed</reg>

              At any <reg orig="vertuous">virtuous</reg> and religious end,

              <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> the more <reg orig="tollerable">tolerable</reg>, and I am proud

              You can <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> probably excuse <reg orig="your selfe">yourself</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="VVell">Well</reg> <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="approoue">approve</reg> my <reg orig="wordes">words</reg>, as indeed good

                words without deeds are <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> your <reg orig="greene">green</reg> fig-tree without fruit.

                I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="sworne">sworn</reg> <reg orig="my selfe">myself</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> a more conformable and <reg orig="strikt">strict</reg> course

                of life.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="VVell">Well</reg> <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg>, hoping <reg orig="youle">you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="prooue">prove</reg> a new man.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                A new man, what else <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> be a <reg orig="newe">new</reg> man from

                the top <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> toe, or <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> want of my <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">will</seg>: Instead of Tennis-Court,

                my morning Exercise <reg orig="shalbe">shall be</reg> at Saint 
                <emph rend="ITALIC">Antlms</emph>: <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> Ordinaries,

                and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the <reg orig="ende">end</reg> I may <reg orig="forsweare">forswear</reg> Dicing and Drabbing,

                <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> me more short <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>, <reg orig="onely">only</reg> allow me good <reg orig="apparell">apparel</reg>, good

                <reg orig="Ragges">Rags</reg> <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> stand <reg orig="too't"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> it</reg> 
                are better <reg orig="then">than</reg> <reg orig="seuen">seven</reg> <reg orig="yeares">years'</reg> <reg orig="prentiship">prenticeship</reg>,

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> <reg orig="theyle">they <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> make a man free of any, nay of all Companies without

                Indenture, Fathers <reg orig="coppie">copy</reg>, or any help <reg orig="whatsoeuer">whatsoever</reg>, but I see

                my error, <reg orig="wilde">wild</reg> Youth must be bridled, <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg> short good

                <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">On</seg> these presumptions <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> apparel thee,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="confirme">confirm</reg> this resolution,

              I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="preferre">prefer</reg> you <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> Master <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>,

              A man of a well <reg orig="knowne">known</reg> discretion.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Any thing">Anything</reg> good <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>, I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="seru'd">served</reg> my <reg orig="prentiship">prenticeship</reg> <reg orig="alreadie">already</reg>,

                but <reg orig="binde">bind</reg> me <reg orig="againe">again</reg> and I shall be content, and <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> but

                reason neither, send me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the Conduit with the water-tankard,

                <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="beate">beat</reg> <reg orig="Linnen">Linen</reg>, Bucks, or 
                <reg orig="any thing">anything</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="redeeme">redeem</reg> my negligence.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Your education challenge more respect.

              The Factor dealt <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> France, is dead.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And you intend <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> send me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his <reg orig="roome">room</reg>,

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <reg orig="indeede">indeed</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="I tis">Aye it is</reg> well done <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>, and <reg orig="t'will">it <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg>
                not <reg orig="bee">be</reg> <reg orig="amisse">amiss</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="pollicie">policy</reg>

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>: the <reg orig="onely">only</reg> way <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="curbe">curb</reg> a dissolute youth as I am,

                is <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> send him from his acquaintance, and therefore send <reg orig="mee">me</reg>

                <reg orig="farre">far</reg> <reg orig="inough">enough</reg>  good <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>, send <reg orig="mee">me</reg> into France and spare not,

                and if <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="reclaime">reclaim</reg> me not, <reg orig="giue">give</reg> me <reg orig="ore">over</reg>  as one past all <reg orig="goodnes">goodness</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Now afore God my thoughts were much against him,

              And my intent was <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> chid him roundly,

              But his <reg orig="submissiue">submissive</reg> recantation.

              Hath made me friends with him, Come follow me,

              <reg orig="Ile doe">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> do</reg> thee good, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> immediately.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exit.</stage>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Thanke">Thank</reg> you good <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>, <reg orig="youle">you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> send <reg orig="mee">me</reg> into France,

                all <emph rend="ITALIC">Forboone</emph>: and I <reg orig="doe">do</reg> not <reg orig="shew">show</reg> you the right <reg orig="tricke">trick</reg> of a <reg orig="Cosin">Cousin</reg>

                afore I <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> England, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> you <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> call me Cut, and <reg orig="cosen">cozen</reg>

                me of my <reg orig="patrimonie">patrimony</reg> as you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> done.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exit.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Hobsons prentises and a boy.</stage>
          <sp who="M">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1. Prent.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Prethee">Prithee</reg> fellow <emph rend="ITALIC">Goodman</emph>, set <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg> the ware, and

                
                <pb/>
                <reg orig="looke">look</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the shop a little, <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> but <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg> a <reg orig="cuppe">cup</reg> of wine with a

                Customer at the Rose and <reg orig="Crowne">Crown</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="Poultrie">Poultry</reg>, and come

                <reg orig="againe">again</reg> presently.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Hobson.</stage>
          <sp who="N">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">2. Pren.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Foote">Foot</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> cannot, I must <reg orig="needes">needs</reg> step <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the Dagger <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg>

                <reg orig="Cheape">Cheap</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> send a Letter into the <reg orig="Countrie">Country</reg> <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> my father, stand

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">by</seg>, you are the <reg orig="yougest">youngest</reg> <reg orig="prentise">prentice</reg>, <reg orig="looke">look</reg> you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the shop.</p>
              
                </sp>
                
                <sp who="D">
                <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
                <p>

              <reg orig="VVhere">Where</reg> be these varlets, <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg>, at <reg orig="Tauerne">Tavern</reg>?

              Knaues, <reg orig="villaines">villains</reg>, spend goods, <reg orig="foote">foot</reg> my Customers

              Must either <reg orig="serue">serve</reg> <reg orig="themselues">themselves</reg>, or <reg orig="packe">pack</reg> <reg orig="vnseru'd">unserved</reg>.

              Now they <reg orig="peepe">peep</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> Italian <reg orig="pantelownes">pantaloons</reg>

              <reg orig="Hehind">Behind</reg> an Arras, but <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> start you knaues,

              I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a <reg orig="shooing-horne">shoeing horn</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> draw <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">on</seg> your liquor,

              What say you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> a <reg orig="peece">piece</reg> of a salt <reg orig="Eele">Eel</reg>?

              Come forth you hang dogs, <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg> the knaues

              <reg orig="Fleere">Fleer</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my face, they know me too well,

              I <reg orig="talke">talk</reg> and prate, and <reg orig="lay't">lay it</reg> not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> their <reg orig="iackes">jacks</reg>,

              And the proud <reg orig="iackes">jacks</reg> care not a <reg orig="figge">fig</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> me:

              But <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg>, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="turne">turn</reg> another <reg orig="leafe">leaf</reg>.

              Where <reg orig="haue">have</reg> you <reg orig="beene">been</reg> sir?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="M">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1. Pren.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              An honest Customer

              Requested me, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg> a pint of wine.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg>, must your crimson throat

              Be <reg orig="scowr'd">scoured</reg> with wine? your <reg orig="master's">master is</reg> glad of <reg orig="beere">beer</reg>:

              But <reg orig="youle">you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> die <reg orig="banquerouts">bankrupts</reg>, knaues, and <reg orig="banquerouts">bankrupts</reg> all,

              And where <reg orig="haue">have</reg> you <reg orig="beene">been</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="N">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">2. Pren.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              At breakfast with a Dagger pie sir.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              A Dagger Pie! <reg orig="vd's">ud's</reg> daggers death, these knaues

              Set <reg orig="cocke a hope">cock-a-hoop</reg>, but <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph> <reg orig="payes">pays</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> all.

              But <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg>, knaues either mend your manners.

              <reg orig="Leaue">Leave</reg> Alehouses, <reg orig="tauernes">taverns</reg>, and the <reg orig="tipling">tippling</reg> mates,

              Your <reg orig="Punkes">Punks</reg>, and <reg orig="cocatrices">cockatrices</reg>, or <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="clappe">clap</reg> ye

              Close <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Bridewell, bones of me 
              <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="doo't">do it</reg>,

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="N">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">2. Pren.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Beseech you sir, pardon this first offence.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              First, bones a God, why <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> your common course,

              And you must <reg orig="needes">needs</reg> be <reg orig="gusling">guzzling</reg>, <reg orig="goe">go</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="turnes">turns</reg>,

              One <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the Alehouse, and two <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> the shop.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <stage>Enter Pedler with Tawnie-coate.</stage>
          <sp who="N">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">2. Pren.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                It shall be done sir, how much ware <reg orig="yould">would</reg> you <reg orig="haue">have</reg>?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ped.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Fiue">Five</reg> pounds worth <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> such Commodities,

                as I bespoke last night.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="M">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1. Pren.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              They are <reg orig="readie">ready</reg> sorted.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              God <reg orig="blesse">bless</reg> you <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Bones are god, <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>, <reg orig="th'art">thou art</reg> welcome <reg orig="what's">what is</reg> the <reg orig="newes">news</reg>

              At <reg orig="bawdie">bawdy</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Barnewell</emph>, and at <emph rend="ITALIC">Sturbridge <reg orig="Fayre">Fair</reg></emph>?

              What, <reg orig="haue">have</reg> your London wenches any trading?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              After the old sort sir, they <reg orig="visite">visit</reg> the <reg orig="Toulebooth">Tollbooth</reg>, and the empties

              <reg orig="Bulring">Bullring</reg> still.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Good <reg orig="girles">girls</reg>, they <reg orig="doe">do</reg> their <reg orig="kinde">kind</reg>, what your <reg orig="packes">packs</reg>

              Good <reg orig="newes">news</reg>, a <reg orig="signe">sign</reg> you bring your purses full,

              And <reg orig="bones a God">bones'a'God</reg>, full purses must be welcome:

              Sort out their wares: <reg orig="welcome's">welcome is</reg> your due:

              Pay the old debt, and <reg orig="penne">pen</reg> and <reg orig="incke">ink</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="newe">new</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVee haue"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> you sir, as white as <reg orig="Beares">Bears'</reg> teeth.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones a god">Bones'a'God</reg>, knaues you are welcome, but what <reg orig="newes">news</reg>?

              <reg orig="VVhat">What</reg> <reg orig="newes">news</reg> <reg orig="i'the"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the</reg> <reg orig="Countrey">Country</reg>? what Commodities

              Are most respected with your <reg orig="countrie">country</reg> <reg orig="Girles">Girls</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Faith sir, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Countrey">Country</reg> <reg orig="girles">girls</reg> are a kin <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your London

                Courtiers, <reg orig="euery">every</reg> month <reg orig="sicke">sick</reg> of a new fashion, the horning <reg orig="buske">busk</reg>

                and silken bridelaces are <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> good request with the Parsons wife,

                your huge poking <reg orig="sticke">stick</reg>, and french <reg orig="perewig">periwig</reg>, with <reg orig="Chambermaides">Chambermaids</reg>,

                and waiting-gentlewomen, now your Puritans poker is

                not <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> huge, but somewhat longer, a long slender poking <reg orig="sticke">stick</reg>

                is the all <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> all with your <reg orig="Suffolke">Suffolk</reg> <reg orig="Puritane">Puritan</reg>, your silkband, <reg orig="halfe">half</reg>

                farthingales, and chargeable Fore-parts are common, not a

                wench of <reg orig="thirteene">thirteen</reg> but <reg orig="weares">wears</reg> a changeable forepart.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              An ancient wearing: <reg orig="ther's">there is</reg> some changeable <reg orig="stuffe">stuff</reg>

              Has <reg orig="beene">been</reg> a <reg orig="weare">wear</reg> with women, time out of <reg orig="minde">mind</reg>,

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Besides sir, many of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="yong">young</reg> married men, <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="tane">taken</reg>

                an order <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="weare">wear</reg> yellow Garters, Points, <reg orig="&">and</reg> <reg orig="Shootyings">Shootings</reg>, and <reg orig="tis">it is</reg>

                thought, yellow <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> grow a <reg orig="custome">custom</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="T'as beene">It has been</reg> <reg orig="vsde">used</reg> long at London.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                And <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> thought <reg orig="t'will">it <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg>come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> request <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="Countrey">Country</reg>

                
                <pb/>
                too, <reg orig="t'is">it is</reg> a fashion, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> three or <reg orig="foure">four</reg> <reg orig="yong">young</reg> wenches <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="promis'd">promised</reg>

                me their husbands shall <reg orig="weare">wear</reg>, or <reg orig="theyle">they <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="misse">miss</reg> of their

                <reg orig="markes">marks</reg>: then your <reg orig="maske">mask</reg>, <reg orig="silke-lace">silk-lace</reg>, <reg orig="wash't">washed</reg> <reg orig="Gloues">Gloves</reg>, carnation


                <emph rend="ITALIC">New-castle</emph>, you shall not <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a <reg orig="Kitchin-maide">Kitchen-maid</reg> scrape trenchers

                without <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="wash't">washed</reg> <reg orig="Gloues">Gloves</reg>, a <reg orig="Darie-wench">Dairy wench</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not ride <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> market

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> sell <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> <reg orig="Butter-milke">Buttermilk</reg>, without <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="maske">mask</reg> and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="buske">busk</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Still a good hearing, let the <reg orig="countrey">country</reg> pay

              Well <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> their pride, <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">gratis</emph> here at London,

              And <reg orig="that's"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is</reg> the cause <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> <reg orig="growne">grown</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="generall">general</reg>:

              But <reg orig="feede">feed</reg> their humours, and do not spare,

              Bring <reg orig="Countrey-money">Country money</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> London ware.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Gresham, and Iohn Gresham.</stage>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Where's">Where is</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Hobson</emph>, cry you <reg orig="mercie">mercy</reg> sir.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> <reg orig="harme">harm</reg> good <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Gresham</emph>, pray draw <reg orig="neeres">near</reg>

              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> but dispatch a <reg orig="fewe">few</reg> <reg orig="olde">old</reg> Customers,

              And bend a present <reg orig="eare">ear</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your discourse.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              At your best <reg orig="leysure">leisure</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Nay my <reg orig="taske">task</reg> is done:

              O <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Gresham</emph> <reg orig="t'was">it was</reg> a golden world

              When <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> were <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Boyes">Boys</reg></emph>, an honest <reg orig="Countrey-yeoman">Country-yeoman</reg>,

              Such as <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> fathers were, God rest their <reg orig="soules">souls</reg>

              <reg orig="VVould were">Would wear</reg> white <reg orig="Karsie">Kersey</reg>: <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg> you knaues,

              <reg orig="Stooles">Stools</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> these Gentlemen, your worships welcome.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              You know my <reg orig="businesse">business</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              About your kinsman,

              He shall be welcome: beseech you Gentlemen

              <reg orig="Lesse">Less</reg> of your <reg orig="curtesie">courtesy</reg>: when shall <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> see the Youth?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVhy">Why</reg> this is he.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVhich"><seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">Which</seg></reg>, <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg> man, <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">which</seg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVhy">Why</reg> this.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVhich"><seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">Which</seg></reg>, where, what this <reg orig="yong">young</reg> gentleman!

              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg> man, <reg orig="hee's">he is</reg> not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobsons</emph> <reg orig="turne">turn</reg>.

              He <reg orig="lookes">looks</reg> more <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> my Master <reg orig="then">than</reg> my <reg orig="seruant">servant</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I must <reg orig="confesse">confess</reg> he is a Gentleman,

              And my <reg orig="neere">near</reg> kinsman: were he <reg orig="myne">mine</reg> <reg orig="owne">own</reg> <reg orig="childe">child</reg>,

              His <reg orig="seruice">service</reg> should be yours.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> you <reg orig="for't"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> it</reg>,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your sake <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> him entertainment

              But Gentleman if you become my man,

              You must become more <reg orig="ciuile">civil</reg>: <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg>,

              <reg orig="VVhat">What</reg> a <reg orig="curld">curled</reg> pate is here? I must <reg orig="ha'te">have it</reg> off,

              You see my <reg orig="Liuerie">Livery</reg>, <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobsons</emph> men are <reg orig="knowne">known</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> their <reg orig="Freeze">Frieze</reg> <reg orig="Coates">Coats</reg>: <reg orig="and">if</reg> you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> dwell with me,

              You must be <reg orig="plaine">plain</reg>, and <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> of <reg orig="brauerie">bravery</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                I hope sir <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> put <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">on</seg> such <reg orig="ciuill">civil</reg> <reg orig="conformisie">conformity</reg>, as you shall

                not repent my entertainment.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Pray God it <reg orig="prooue">prove</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              If he <reg orig="doe">do</reg> respect

              an <reg orig="Vncles">Uncle's</reg> <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, let him be diligent.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Well, <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Gresham</emph>, partly <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your <reg orig="loue">love</reg>,

              And chiefly <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> supply my present want,

              Because you say your kinsman is well <reg orig="seene">seen</reg>

              Both <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> languages and factorship,

              I <reg orig="doe">do</reg> intend <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> send him into France,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> trust both with my <reg orig="Marchandzies">Merchandises</reg> and my Cash.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                And if I take not order <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> cashier <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> and <reg orig="myselfe">myself</reg>

                too, a pox of all French-farthingales.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                How stand you minded <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your Masters motion?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Somewhat <reg orig="vnwilling">unwilling</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> my acquaintance, but

                good <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>, I know you send me out of <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, and I hope <reg orig="t'will">it <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg>

                be a <reg orig="meanes">means</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> call me home the sooner.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Pray God it may.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> want of my <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">will</seg> else, <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> play a <reg orig="Marchants">Merchant's</reg> part with

                you, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> take <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> french Commodities, <reg orig="veluet">velvet</reg> kittles, and taffery

                fore-parts; <reg orig="ile ha">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> I go <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">for</seg>, or <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> make <reg orig="halfe">half</reg> the hot-houses

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Deep</emph>: <reg orig="smoake">smoke</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> this <reg orig="tricke">trick</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVhat">What</reg> are your <reg orig="bookes">books</reg> made <reg orig="euen">even</reg> with your accounts?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="M">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1 Pren.</speaker>
            <p><emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="compar'd">compared</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> wares with <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> receipt,

              And find sir, ten <reg orig="poundes">pounds'</reg> difference.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg> <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>,

              Ten pounds <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a morning: <reg orig="heer's">here is</reg> the fruit

              Of Dagger <reg orig="Pyes">Pies</reg>, and <reg orig="Alehouse-guslings">Alehouse guzzlings</reg>:

              Make <reg orig="euen">even</reg> your Reckonings, or Gods mother knaues,

              You shall all smart <reg orig="for't"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> it</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Harke">Hark</reg> you fellow <emph rend="ITALIC">Goodman</emph>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">Who</seg> <reg orig="tooke">took</reg> the ten pound of the <reg orig="countrie">country</reg> Chapman

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> told my master the <reg orig="newe">new</reg> fashions?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Fore God not I.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="W">
            <speaker>3.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Not I.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg>, knaues,

              I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="pa'yd">paid</reg> soundly <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> my <reg orig="Countrey">Country</reg> <reg orig="newes">news</reg>.

              What was his name?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Now afore God, <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> know not.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p><emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> saw him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="shoppe">shop</reg> till now.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Now <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg>, what <reg orig="carlesse">careless</reg> Knaues <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> I,

              <reg orig="Giue">Give</reg> me the <reg orig="booke">book</reg>, what <reg orig="habite">habit</reg> did he <reg orig="were">wear</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              As I remember me, a <reg orig="tawnie">tawny</reg> <reg orig="coate">coat</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Art sure: then set him <reg orig="downe">down</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Tawnie-coate</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Ten pound <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> trust <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Tawnie-coate</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Bones a God man, these knaues <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="begger">beggar</reg> me.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Birladie">Byrlady</reg> sir, ten pounds is too much <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="loose">lose</reg>,

              But ten times ten pound cannot shake your <reg orig="credite">credit</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Thanke">Thank</reg> God <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> all: when I came first <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="towne">town</reg>,

              It would <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="shooke">shook</reg> me shrewdly: but <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Gresham</emph>,

              How stands your difference with Sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas Ramsey</emph>?

              Are you made friends yet?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              He is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> obstinate,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> neither <reg orig="Iuries">Juries</reg>, nor Commissions,

              Nor the <reg orig="intreaties">entreaties</reg> of his <reg orig="neerest">nearest</reg> friends,

              Can <reg orig="stoope">stoop</reg> him <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> composition.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> passing strange: were <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> your <reg orig="coate">coat</reg>,

              Ere <reg orig="i'de">I would</reg> consume a <reg orig="pennie">penny</reg> amongst Lawyers,

              <reg orig="Ide giu't">I would give it</reg> <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> people, <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg> I <reg orig="wold">would</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              A good <reg orig="resolue">resolve</reg>: but sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas Ramsies</emph> mind

              Is of another temper, and ere <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph>

              <reg orig="VVill"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">Will</seg></reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> away a tittle of his right,

              The Law shall <reg orig="begger">beggar</reg> me.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg>, man, <reg orig="twill doe">it <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> do</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> quickly.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="preuent">prevent</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> course,

              The Lady <emph rend="ITALIC">Ramsey</emph> hath <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> earnest <reg orig="sute">suit</reg>,

              <reg orig="Procur'd">Procured</reg> the <reg orig="reuerent">reverent</reg> Preacher <reg orig="Doctour">Doctor</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Nowell</emph>,

              A man well reckoned <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his <reg orig="graue">grave</reg> respect.

              
              <pb/>
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="comprimise">compromise</reg> and <reg orig="ende">end</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> difference,

              The place the Lombard, ten of <reg orig="clocke">clock</reg> the <reg orig="houre">hour</reg>

              Appointed <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the hearing of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> cause.

              Shall I request your friendly <reg orig="companie">company</reg>,

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVith">With</reg> all my heart, both <reg orig="companie">company</reg> and purse:

              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg>, knaues, <reg orig="looke">look</reg> better <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my <reg orig="shoppe">shop</reg>:

              Men of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> trade must <reg orig="weare">wear</reg> good husbands eyes,

              <reg orig="Mongst">Amongst</reg> many Chap-men there are <reg orig="fewe">few</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="buyes">buys</reg>.

              My <reg orig="leysure">leisure</reg> now your <reg orig="businesse">business</reg> attends,

              <reg orig="Time's">Time is</reg> <reg orig="wonne">won</reg> not lost, <reg orig="that's"><seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> is</reg> spent <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> make men friends.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Doctor Nowell, and my Lady Ramsie.</stage>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ladie.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Good Master Doctor <emph rend="ITALIC">Nowell</emph>, let your <reg orig="loue">love</reg>

              Now <reg orig="shew">show</reg> <reg orig="it selfe">itself</reg> <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> me: such as they,

              Men of the chiefest note within this <reg orig="Citie">City</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> be at such a <reg orig="iarre">jar</reg>, doth make <reg orig="mee">me</reg> blush

              Whom it doth <reg orig="scarse">scarce</reg> <reg orig="concerne">concern</reg>: you are a good man,

              Take you the course <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> hand and make them friends,

              <reg orig="Twill">It <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> be a good <reg orig="dayes">day's</reg> <reg orig="worke">work</reg>, if <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> it end.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              My Lady <emph rend="ITALIC">Ramsie</emph>, <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> heard ere this

              Of their contentions, their long <reg orig="suite">suit</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="Lawe">Law</reg>,

              How <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> good friends they <reg orig="haue beene">have been</reg> <reg orig="perswaded">persuaded</reg> both,

              Yet both but <reg orig="deafe">deaf</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="fayre">fair</reg> <reg orig="perswasion">persuasion</reg>

              What good <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> my word <reg orig="doe">do</reg> with headstrong men?

              Breath <reg orig="blowne">blown</reg> against the <reg orig="winde">wind</reg>, <reg orig="retures">retires</reg> again:

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Although <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Gentlemen and <reg orig="Cittizens">Citizens</reg>,

              They <reg orig="haue beene">have been</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> rash, yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="graue">grave</reg> a man,

              Of whom none <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> but <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> with <reg orig="reuerence">reverence</reg>,

              <reg orig="VVhose">Whose</reg> words are <reg orig="gather'd">gathered</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="euery">every</reg> <reg orig="eare">ear</reg>

              As flowers <reg orig="receiue">receive</reg> the dew <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> comfort them,

              They <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be more <reg orig="attentiue">attentive</reg>: pray take it <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> hand,

              <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> a good <reg orig="deede">deed</reg>, <reg orig="t'will">it <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg>with your <reg orig="vertue">virtue</reg> stand.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> be a make-peace doth become me well,

              The charitable motion good <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> you,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> good sooth <reg orig="t'will">it <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg>make me wet mine eyes,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> see them <reg orig="euen">even</reg>, <reg orig="haue beene">have been</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> long at <reg orig="ods">odds</reg>.

              
              <pb/>
              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my <reg orig="meanes">means</reg>, <reg orig="ile doe">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> do</reg> the best I can,

              But God must <reg orig="blesse">bless</reg> my words, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> mass but man.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Sir Thomas Ramsie.</stage>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> you heartily, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the <reg orig="houre">hour</reg> I know.

              They <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be presently <reg orig="heere">here</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> the <reg orig="Lumbard">Lombard</reg>,

              Whither I drew you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> this intent:

              And see, sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas</emph> is come: pray <reg orig="breake">break</reg> with him.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Good day <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas Ramsie</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg> of <reg orig="Powles">Paul's</reg>, as much <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you:

              <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> strange <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see you here <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Lumberstreet</emph>,

              This place of <reg orig="trafficke">traffic</reg> whereon <reg orig="Marchants">Merchants</reg> <reg orig="meete">meet</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> not my <reg orig="custome">custom</reg>: but sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter M. Gresham, and old Hobson.</stage>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Come, come

              Now <reg orig="body a me">body'a'me</reg>, I <reg orig="sweare">swear</reg> not <reg orig="euery">every</reg> day,

              You are too too much <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> blame: two Citizens,

              Such as <reg orig="your selfe">yourself</reg>, and sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas Ramsie</emph> are,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> beat <reg orig="your selues">yourselves</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Law <reg orig="sixe">six</reg> or <reg orig="seuen">seven</reg> <reg orig="yeare">year</reg>,

              Make Lawyers, <reg orig="Turneyes">Attorneys'</reg> <reg orig="clarkes">clerks</reg>, and knaues, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> spend

              Your money <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a <reg orig="brabling">brabbling</reg> <reg orig="controuersie">controversy</reg>,

              <reg orig="Euen">Even</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> <reg orig="too">two</reg> <reg orig="fooles">fools</reg>: see where the other is,

              <reg orig="VVith">With</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg> of <reg orig="Powles">Paul's</reg>, <reg orig="nere">never</reg> better met,

              <reg orig="VVe"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg></reg> two as <reg orig="Vmpiers">Umpires</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> conclude a strife

              Before the <reg orig="Clocke">Clock</reg> strike <reg orig="twelue">twelve</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> now is <reg orig="aleuen">eleven</reg>:

              Lawyers this full <reg orig="seuen">seven</reg> <reg orig="yeare">year</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="brabled">brabbled</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg>,

              And with a <reg orig="cuppe">cup</reg> or two of <reg orig="merry-godowne">merry-go-down</reg>,

              Make them shake hands: <reg orig="Is't">Is it</reg> not well said <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> could wish it as well done, <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> you both know though you are my friends,

              I <reg orig="scorne">scorn</reg> my cause should <reg orig="stoope">stoop</reg> or <reg orig="yeele">yield</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> him,

              Although he be reputed <emph rend="ITALIC">Ramsie</emph> the rich.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph> shall <reg orig="perceiue">perceive</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Ramsies</emph> purse,

              Shall make him spend the wealth of <emph rend="ITALIC">Osterley</emph>,

              But he shall know.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Know, what shall I know?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Ramsie</emph> is as good a man as <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph> is as good a man as <emph rend="ITALIC">Ramsie</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Tut, tut, tut.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Tut <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> thy teeth although thou art a Knight.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg>, you are both <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> blame:

              <reg orig="VVe"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg></reg> two <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> <reg orig="friendes">friends</reg>, come <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> conclude your strife,

              And you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> <reg orig="fish-wiues">fishwives</reg> fall a scolding here.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              How stands the difference <reg orig="twixt">betwixt</reg> you my good friends?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ladie.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The impatience both of the one and other,

              <reg orig="VVill"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">Will</seg></reg> not permit <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> each other <reg orig="speake">speak</reg>:

              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> tell the cause <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> both, and thus it is,

              There is a Lordship called <emph rend="ITALIC">Osterley</emph>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Gresham</emph> hath both bought and built <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">upon</seg></reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And <reg orig="t'is">it is</reg> a goodly <reg orig="Manour">Manor</reg>, <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVhich"><seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg></reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Osterley</emph> before he <reg orig="dealth">dealt</reg> therein,

              <emph rend="ITALIC">Sir Thomas</emph> my husband here did <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> buy,

              And had <reg orig="giuen">given</reg> earnest <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> it.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Then <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph> here, <reg orig="deales">deals</reg> with the Land-seller,

              And <reg orig="buyes">buys</reg> my <reg orig="bargaine">bargain</reg> most dishonestly.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gres.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              God <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his <reg orig="mercie">mercy</reg> touch mine honesty,

              Away with <reg orig="comprimize">compromise</reg>, with taking <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg>,

              The <reg orig="Lawe">Law</reg> shall try my cause and <reg orig="honestie">honesty</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="T'will">It <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg><reg orig="proue">prove</reg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> better <reg orig="then">than</reg> 
              it should <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gres.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="T'will">It <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg><reg orig="pooue">prove</reg></reg> as good as <emph rend="ITALIC">Ramsies, Ramsie</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Do not <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> know thy rising?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gres.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="I">Aye</reg>, and I know thine

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVhy">Why</reg> mine was honestly.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> was mine.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Heyday, <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg>

              <reg orig="Was't euer">Was it ever</reg> <reg orig="seene">seen</reg> two men <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> scold before?

              <reg orig="Here's">Here is</reg>, I know thy rising, and I know thine,

              <reg orig="VVhen">When</reg> as Gods blessing, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> hath <reg orig="rais'd">raised</reg> them both,

              Am I worse because <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Edwards</emph> <reg orig="dayes">days</reg>,

              When <reg orig="Popetie">Popery</reg> went <reg orig="downe">down</reg>, I did <reg orig="ingrosse">engross</reg>

              Most of the <reg orig="Beades">Beads</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> were within the <reg orig="Kingdome">Kingdom</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> when <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Marie</emph>, had renewed <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> Church,

              They <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> would pray <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> <reg orig="Beades">Beads</reg> were <reg orig="forc't">forced</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me:

              I made them stretch their purse-strings, grew rich thereby,

              Beads were <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me a good <reg orig="commoditie">commodity</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> matter <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your beads, my <reg orig="right's">right is</reg> my right.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Yet <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph> shall well know he hath done me wrong.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Ther's">There is</reg> law <reg orig="inough">enough</reg>  <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> right you, take your course.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Reason being made <reg orig="mans">man's</reg> guide, why <reg orig="is't">is it</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> force

              Are violent passions <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="sweepe">sweep</reg> the <reg orig="soule">soul</reg>

              Into such head-long <reg orig="mischiefes">mischiefs</reg>: <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> <reg orig="onely">only</reg> this,

              Reason would rule, Nature a <reg orig="Rebell">Rebel</reg> is.

              You know the fire of your contention,

              Hath <reg orig="onely">only</reg> cherishing and is <reg orig="maintain'd">maintained</reg>

              From vild affections, whose <reg orig="strength's">strength is</reg> but thus

              
              <pb/>
              As <reg orig="soultry">sultry</reg> heat doth make <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="shunne">shun</reg> the fire,

              An <reg orig="extreame">extreme</reg> <reg orig="colde">cold</reg> doth alter <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> desire:

              All things <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> beginnings, <reg orig="haue">have</reg> their ends.

              Your hate must <reg orig="haue">have</reg> conclusion, then be friends.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Friends, <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Doctor <emph rend="ITALIC">Nowell</emph>, <reg orig="looke">look</reg> you <reg orig="heere">here</reg>,

              <reg orig="Heer's">Here is</reg> <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Greshams</emph> hand.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> bring the tother.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              This <reg orig="seuen">seven</reg> <reg orig="yeare">year</reg> they <reg orig="haue beene">have been</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> law together.

              How much such men as they <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="seuen">seven</reg> <reg orig="yeares">years</reg> spend,

              <reg orig="Lawyres">Lawyers</reg> may laugh at, but let wise men <reg orig="iudge">judge</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Friend <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Wife Lady.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg>, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> hold you fast,

              <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a couple of such men

              Make cackling lawyers rich, and <reg orig="themselues">themselves</reg> <reg orig="fooles">fools</reg>,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a trifling cause: as <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> am <reg orig="olde">old</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas Ramsie</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Master <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Body of <reg orig="mee">me</reg>, both shall be <reg orig="school'd">schooled</reg>, <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. D. <emph rend="ITALIC">Nowell</emph>,

              You know the cause <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> this contention,

              Is <reg orig="onely">only</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> he bought a <reg orig="peece">piece</reg> of land

              This had <reg orig="giuen">given</reg> earnest <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">for</seg>, all <emph rend="ITALIC">Adams</emph> earth,

              And <emph rend="ITALIC">Adams</emph> earth is free <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Adams</emph> <reg orig="sonnes">sons</reg>,

              And <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> a shame men should contend <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> it:

              <reg orig="VVhat">What</reg> ere you <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> shall <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a sentence stand,

              And being spoke, they shall shake hand <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> hand.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              If I must then decide the difference,

              Thus it shall <reg orig="bee">be</reg>: because <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> Sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas Ramsie</emph>,

              Had earnest <reg orig="giuen">given</reg> before you bought the Land,

              Though you were not acquainted with <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much,

              I <reg orig="doe">do</reg> award he <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a hundred pound

              Toward his charges, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> you

              <reg orig="haue">have</reg> both <reg orig="payd">paid</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the Land, and built <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> it,

              It shall continue yours: the money you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> spent,

              Either account it lost, or badly lent.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Gods precious, <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> spent <reg orig="fiue">five</reg> hundred pound,

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> I,

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> matter.

              
              <pb/>
              The <reg orig="iudgement">judgment</reg> stands, <reg orig="onely">only</reg> this <reg orig="verdite">verdict</reg> too,

              Had you before the law <reg orig="fore-seene">foreseen</reg> the <reg orig="losse">loss</reg>,

              You had not now come home <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> weeping <reg orig="crosse">cross</reg>:

              Strifes may as well <reg orig="haue">have</reg> end <reg orig="twixt">betwixt</reg> honest men,

              Lawyers set <reg orig="fooles">fools</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Law, then laugh at them.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Fore God <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> true: and now I <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> it,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> might at first <reg orig="haue">have</reg> ended it <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="friendes">friends</reg>,

              And made <reg orig="our selues">ourselves</reg> merry with the money:

              But being done, <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> done, then sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas Ramsey</emph>,

              <reg orig="Let's">Let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> both <reg orig="loosers">losers</reg>, <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> but a thousand pound,

              And if you be as well content as I,

              Here <reg orig="weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> shake hands and let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> anger dye.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Shake hands, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the Marie god, sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas</emph> what else,

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              You <reg orig="shew">show</reg> <reg orig="your selues">yourselves</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> friends, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> make <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> friends,

              Then <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> good sooth <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not be obstinate.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Nay, <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Doctor <emph rend="ITALIC">Nowell</emph> <reg orig="ioyne">join</reg> their hands,

              <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> know the <reg orig="reuerent">reverent</reg> regard of you

              Hath <reg orig="tempred">tempered</reg> both their hearts.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Madame">Madam</reg>, <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> true: I <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> any but <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> good a man,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> should <reg orig="haue">have</reg> both <reg orig="beene">been</reg> headstrong: but come.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVith">With</reg> all my heart, long may you <reg orig="liue">live</reg> together,

              As friend should be <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> friend, brother <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> brother.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Amen, amen, sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Amen, amen, Master <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Amen, amen, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you both.

              And is not <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> better <reg orig="then">than</reg> <reg orig="euery">every</reg> <reg orig="Terme">Term</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> trot after Lawyers?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>A storme.</stage>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Good sooth <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> true, if <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> could <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> it <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>,

              But <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> <reg orig="mans">man's</reg> nature, he desires his woe.

              Now passion of me sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas</emph>, a <reg orig="cruell">cruel</reg> <reg orig="storme">storm</reg>,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> stay long <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> shall be wet <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the <reg orig="skinne">skin</reg>,

              <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> not 
              <reg orig="lik't"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> it</reg>, nay and it angers <reg orig="mee">me</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> such a famous <reg orig="Citie">City</reg> as this is,

              Wherein <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> many gallant <reg orig="Marchants">Merchants</reg> are,

              <reg orig="haue">have</reg> not a place <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="meete">meet</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg>, but <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this,

              <reg orig="VVhere">Where</reg> <reg orig="euery">every</reg> <reg orig="shoure">shower</reg> of <reg orig="raine">rain</reg> must trouble them:

              <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> cannot tell but if I <reg orig="liue">live</reg>: <reg orig="lets">let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> step into the Popes head,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> shall be dropping dry if stay here:

              
              <pb/>
              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a <reg orig="roofe">roof</reg> built, and such a <reg orig="roofe">roof</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> <reg orig="Marchants">Merchants</reg> and their <reg orig="wiues">wives</reg>, friend and their friends

              Shall <reg orig="walke">walk</reg> <reg orig="vnderneath">underneath</reg> it as now <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="Powles">Paul's</reg>.

              What day of the Month is this?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Day <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Gresham</emph>, let me see:

              I <reg orig="tooke">took</reg> a <reg orig="fellowes">fellow's</reg> word <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="twentie">twenty</reg> pound

              The tenth of March, the tenth of March.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The tenth of March, well if I <reg orig="liue">live</reg>,

              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> raise a <reg orig="worke">work</reg> shall make <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Marchants">Merchants</reg> say,

              <reg orig="T'was">It was</reg> a good <reg orig="showre">shower</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> fell <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> 
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> day. How now <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Iacke">Jack</reg></emph>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Iohn Gresham.</stage>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Sir, my <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. here <reg orig="hauing">having</reg> <reg orig="preferd">preferred</reg> me <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be his Factor into France,

              I am come <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> take my <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> of you.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his care of thee: <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Hobson</emph>,

              My <reg orig="kinsman's">kinsman is</reg> come <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> take his <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> of me,

              He <reg orig="tels">tells</reg> me you are sending him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> France.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg> <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>, art there yet?

              I thought thou hadst been <reg orig="halfe">half</reg> way there <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> this.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I did but stay sir, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> take my <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> of my <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              O <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Hobson</emph>, he comes <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a very good time,

              I was bethinking me whom I might send

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> fetch this hundred pound, I am set <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> pay

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas Ramsey</emph>: nay, as <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are friends

              <reg orig="Weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> all <reg orig="Couenants">Covenants</reg> kept before <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> part.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              God <reg orig="graunt">grant</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> I may see it.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Here <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph> take this <reg orig="seal'd">sealed</reg> Ring,

              Bid <emph rend="ITALIC">Timothy</emph> presently send me a hundred pound.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="I">Aye</reg> sir.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I am sure he hath it ready told <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> thee,

              <reg orig="Weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> stay here <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> the <reg orig="Lumbard">Lombard</reg> till thou comest.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Yes Sir.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Nay stay good <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, thou <reg orig="knowst">knowest</reg> my dwelling <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> <reg orig="Powles">Paul's</reg> Church-yard Sir.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The hundred pound thou art sent <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">for</seg>, bring it thither.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Yes marry <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> sir.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exit.</stage>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And my good friends, since <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> long a strife

              Hath <reg orig="ende">end</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my <reg orig="perswasion">persuasion</reg>, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> entreat,

              My house may <reg orig="entertaine">entertain</reg> you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> this time.

              
              <pb/>
              <reg orig="VVhere">Where</reg> with such necessaries <reg orig="weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="passe">pass</reg> the time,

              As God shall best be pleased, and you contented:

              I <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="ryot">riot</reg>, nor you <reg orig="looke">look</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> none,

              <reg orig="Onely">Only</reg> my table is <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="euery one">everyone</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              A cup of <reg orig="Sacke">Sack</reg> and welcome <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg>,

              Nature is best contented with a <reg orig="meane">mean</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Timothy and Iohn Gresham.</stage>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              As I told you <emph rend="ITALIC">Timothy</emph>,

              You must send my <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg> straight a hundred pound:

              <reg orig="A">He</reg> dines at Doctor <emph rend="ITALIC">Nowels</emph>, and <reg orig="gaue">gave</reg> me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> charge

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="hast">haste</reg> with the money after him.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Thimo.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                You come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a hundred pound, I <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg>

                my <reg orig="spirituall">spiritual</reg> maker I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> the charge of many hundreds of his

                now <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>: I hope <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph> you <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> God.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Feare">Fear</reg> God, S'foot what else, I <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> God and the <reg orig="deuill">devil</reg> too.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tym.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                I must tell you <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph> and I know it, you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> not fed of

                the <reg orig="spirituall">spiritual</reg> food, but edified <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> faith and suffered the tares of

                the wild affections <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be burnt.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Foote">Foot</reg> thou wouldst not <reg orig="haue">have</reg> me make <reg orig="my selfe">myself</reg> a French

                Martyr, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be burnt at these <reg orig="yeares">years</reg> wouldst thou?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tym.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="knowne">known</reg> them <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph> 
                of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> Church, <reg orig="haue beene">have been</reg> 

                burnt <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> other <reg orig="sinnes">sins</reg> before thy <reg orig="yeares">years</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
                <reg orig="I">Aye</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my faith <emph rend="ITALIC">Timothy</emph> 
                it may be you <reg orig="haue">have</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> as close as

                you carry your teeth together, with indeed good brother, I <reg orig="doe">do</reg>

                not <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> but once <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a <reg orig="yeare">year</reg>, a man might <reg orig="finde">find</reg> you quartered

                betwixt the Mouth at Bishops-gare, and the preaching place <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg>

                Spittle.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Now you <reg orig="talke">talk</reg> of the Spittle, <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> must say <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> very <reg orig="deede">deed</reg>

                <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <reg orig="haue beene">have been</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the Spittle.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                It is the more <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">like</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Timothy</emph> you <reg orig="haue beene">have been</reg> acquainted

                with the pox then.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                But if you should <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> would be there <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg>

                commit, <reg orig="deale">deal</reg>, or <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> more <reg orig="prophanely">profanely</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> venture <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the

                way of all flesh, you <reg orig="doe">do</reg> wrong me being a brother of the faith.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Come right <reg orig="your selfe">yourself</reg> and your Master then, and send

                him this one hundred pound, <reg orig="here's">here is</reg> his <reg orig="seal'd">sealed</reg> Ring, I hope

                a warrant sufficient.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">Upon</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> good <reg orig="securitie">security</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, 
                <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> fit me <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="deliuer">deliver</reg> it.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exit</stage>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Spend it, God send <reg orig="mee">me</reg> but once <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> finger it, and if I

                <reg orig="doe">do</reg> not make a Flanders reckoning <reg orig="on't"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> it</reg>, 
                and <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is as I <reg orig="haue">have</reg>

                heard mad wags say, <reg orig="receiue">receive</reg> it <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> and <reg orig="reuell">revel</reg> it away <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> an other

                place: let me <reg orig="bee">be</reg> spit out of the <reg orig="roome">room</reg> of good fellowship,

                and <reg orig="neuer haue">never have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much <reg orig="fauour">favour</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> touch the skirt of a <reg orig="Taffatie">Taffeta</reg>

                <reg orig="peticote">petticoat</reg>.

              

              Tut <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> am <reg orig="yong">young</reg>, mine <reg orig="Vncle's">Uncle is</reg> an old <reg orig="chuffe">chuff</reg>,

              And <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not want <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> God, since he hath enough.

              I must not let this same wainscot-face, yea <reg orig="&">and</reg> nay, <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> me <reg orig="tho">though</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Timothy.</stage>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Here <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, accept my <reg orig="dutie">duty</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my Master, I must tell you

                <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, I would not <reg orig="haue">have</reg> trusted you 
                <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, without <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> sufficient a discharge.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                I am the <reg orig="lesse">less</reg> beholding <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> you, but now I <reg orig="hau't">have it</reg>, because

                you <reg orig="preach't">preached</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> my <reg orig="demande">demand</reg> of it, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> be <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> bold

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> lecture <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> your <reg orig="deliuerie">delivery</reg>, <emph rend="ITALIC">Timothie</emph> you know the

                <reg orig="Prouerbe">Proverb</reg> good <emph rend="ITALIC">Timothy, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> the still Sow <reg orig="eates">eats</reg> <reg orig="al">all</reg> the <reg orig="draffe">draff</reg></emph>; 

                and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> question the most smooth <reg orig="tongu'd">tongued</reg> fellow, the more arrant

                <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>: God forbid I should call you <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Timothy</emph>, yet I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg>

                <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> this <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your further remembrance.

              

              
                <reg orig="Vnder">Under</reg> the yea and nay, men often buy

                Much <reg orig="cosonage">cozenage</reg>, <reg orig="finde">find</reg> many a <reg orig="lye">lie</reg>:

                He <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> with yea and nay makes all his sayings,

                Yet <reg orig="prooues">proves</reg> a <reg orig="Iudas">Judas</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his dealings,

                Shall <reg orig="haue">have</reg> this written <reg orig="o're">over</reg> his <reg orig="graue">grave</reg>,

                Thy life <reg orig="seem'd">seemed</reg> pure, yet <reg orig="di'd">died</reg> a <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>.

              
            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Timothy.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Doe">Do</reg> you <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, you know the Chapmans word

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> London, <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> trust you but <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> further 
                <reg orig="then">than</reg> I see you</emph>, you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> the

                hundred pound <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, but <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> 
                <reg orig="wrong'd">wronged</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="loue">love</reg>

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be edified, I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="goe">go</reg> with you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my Master, and see the money

                <reg orig="deliuered">delivered</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Why, <reg orig="a">he</reg> trusted me <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> come <reg orig="with't">with it</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Timothy.</speaker>
            <p><emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> care not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> yea, and nay, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="goe">go</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> yea and nay,

                I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Let me but <reg orig="aske">ask</reg> thee this question, Whither dost thou

                <reg orig="goe">go</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> any <reg orig="loue">love</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> thy master, or <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Though my master be my master, yet you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="stur'd">stirred</reg>

                my <reg orig="stomack">stomach</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                I thought there was the fruit of your <reg orig="Puritane">Puritan</reg> patience,

                come <reg orig="let's">let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> along, and if I <reg orig="doe">do</reg> not <reg orig="shew">show</reg> your religion a trick

                shall be <reg orig="scarse">scarce</reg> <reg orig="disgested">digested</reg> with <reg orig="pepins">pippins</reg> or cheese, let me <reg orig="bee">be</reg> <reg orig="cal'd">called</reg>

                Cut, Come along.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Honestie the Sergeant, and Quick.</stage>
          <sp who="O">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Honestie.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Fellow <emph rend="ITALIC">Quicke</emph>, pray thee <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a care if thou canst

                see <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph> the <reg orig="Vpholster">Upholster</reg>, I must <reg orig="needes">needs</reg> arrest him.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="P">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Quick.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                How much is the debt?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="O">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Honestie.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Some 50. li.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="P">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Quic.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Dost thou <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> he is able <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> put <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg> <reg orig="bayle">bail</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the action?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="O">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Honestie.</speaker>
            <p>
            <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <reg orig="scarse">scarce</reg> <reg orig="ynough">enough</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="P">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Quick.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Why then <reg orig="wee'le"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> arrest him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the popes-head, call

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the best <reg orig="cheere">cheer</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the house, first <reg orig="feede">feed</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> him, and then if

                he <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not come off, carry him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the counter, but if he <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> stretch

                some <reg orig="4. or 5. li.">four or five pounds</reg> being the sums <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> great he <reg orig="shal">shall</reg> <reg orig="passe">pass</reg>, <reg orig="weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> make

                him <reg orig="sweare">swear</reg> he shall not tell he was arrested, and <reg orig="weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="sweare">swear</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg>

                the creditor <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> cannot meet with him.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="O">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Honest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Fore God thou sayst well.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="P">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Quick.</speaker>
            <p>
            <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="serued">served</reg> Sent the Perfumer, Tallow the Currier,

                Quarrell the <reg orig="Glasier">Glazier</reg>, and some three or <reg orig="foure">four</reg> more of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="poore">poor</reg>

                smelts <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> this morning.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Iohn.</stage>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Hart">Heart</reg> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="cour'st">coursed</reg> <reg orig="thorow">through</reg> two or three Lanes, yet the

                miching <reg orig="slaue">slave</reg> <reg orig="followes">follows</reg> me <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> close <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <reg orig="can not">cannot</reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> him the <reg orig="slippe">slip</reg>

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> this hundred pound as God <reg orig="saue">save</reg> me now <reg orig="ti's">it is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my hand <reg orig="i'de">I would</reg>

                rather be <reg orig="hang'd">hanged</reg> <reg orig="then">than</reg> part from it: <reg orig="Foote">Foot</reg>, <reg orig="t'will">it <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg>make a man

                merry <reg orig="halfe">half</reg> a <reg orig="yere">year</reg> together <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> France, command wenches or any

                thing: part from it quoth you, <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> were a <reg orig="iest">jest</reg> indeed: shall a

                <reg orig="yong">young</reg> man as I am, and though I say it indifferent proper, <reg orig="goe">go</reg> into

                a strange <reg orig="countrey">country</reg>, and not <reg orig="shew">show</reg> <reg orig="himselfe">himself</reg> what <reg orig="mettell">mettle</reg> <reg orig="hee">he</reg> is

                made of when <reg orig="a">he</reg> comes there: I protest a very good hundred

                pound, a hundred pound <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="goe">go</reg> <reg orig="farre">far</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> France, and when a

                man hath it not of his <reg orig="owne">own</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">who</seg> should <reg orig="hee">he</reg> make bold <reg orig="withall">withal</reg>

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> it, if he may not with his <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>; but see if <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> thin <reg orig="fac't">faced</reg> rogue

                be not come <reg orig="againe">again</reg>, <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> 
                must <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a <reg orig="tricke">trick</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> him.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Tim.</stage>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> all your fore-long <reg orig="too"><seg type="homograph" subtype="fossil">to</seg></reg> and fro, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> yea and nay, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg>

                follow you.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">Will</seg> you, there should <reg orig="bee">be</reg> Sergeants <reg orig="here abouts">hereabouts</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg>

                you: Lord if it be thy <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">will</seg> send <reg orig="mee">me</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> hit of one, and if I <reg orig="doe">do</reg> not

                <reg orig="shew">show</reg> you a <reg orig="tricke">trick</reg>, thou shouldst be a Sergeant <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> thy peering <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="O">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Honest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Why <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Iohn</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> I am.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Thou art happily met: I am looking <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> one, <reg orig="what's">what is</reg> thy name?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ho.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                My name <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Iohn</emph>, I <reg orig="haue beene">have been</reg> merry, at your <reg orig="Vncles">Uncle's</reg>

                many a time, my <reg orig="name's">name is</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Honestie">Honesty</reg></emph>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Ifaith.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="P">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Quick.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Nay, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> assure you his name is <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Honestie">Honesty</reg></emph>, 
              and I am <emph rend="ITALIC">Quick</emph> his Yeoman.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh.</speaker>
            <p>
            <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Honestie">Honesty</reg></emph>! <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">who</seg> the pox <reg orig="gaue">gave</reg> thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> name?

              But thou must <reg orig="doe">do</reg> an office <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> my <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>:

              <reg orig="Heare">Here</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Quicke</emph>, <reg orig="runne">run</reg> thou before and enter the action,

              <reg orig="Ther's">There is</reg> money, an action of an hundred pound

              Against <emph rend="ITALIC">Timothy Thin-beard, <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Greshams</emph> Factor,

              I hope I shall teach you <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> dog me.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="P">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Quick.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              An action against <emph rend="ITALIC">Thin-beard</emph>, <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph>, <reg orig="goe">go</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exit.</stage>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Here <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Honestie">Honesty</reg></emph>, <reg orig="there's">there is</reg> money <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> thy arrest,

              Be sure <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> take good <reg orig="Bayle">Bail</reg> or clap him fast:

              I hope I shall <reg orig="shew">show</reg> you a trick.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="O">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Honest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Mum <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              See where he is, God prosper it.

              Fasten <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> a hungry Dog <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> a <reg orig="peece">piece</reg> of <reg orig="meate">meat</reg>:

              And if this be not a <reg orig="tricke">trick</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> chaste a <reg orig="foole">fool</reg>,

              A more <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg> <reg orig="learne">learn</reg> me, and <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="goe">go</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="schoole">school</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="O">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Honest.</speaker>
            <p>
            <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> arrest you Sir.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Arrest me, thou <reg orig="seruant">servant</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="Sathan">Satan</reg>: at whose <reg orig="sute">suit</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="O">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Honest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              At your Masters, <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Greshams</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              O God <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> thy <reg orig="mercie">mercy</reg>, <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Iohn, <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Iohn</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Nay, nay, this 100. li. hath other <reg orig="worke">work</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> hand <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> me,

              You are <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="Deuils">Devil's</reg> hand, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> agree.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exit.</stage>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              My good friend, now what must become of me?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="O">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Honest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Vnles, wee">Unless, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> shall <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the <reg orig="Tauerne">Tavern</reg>, and <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg> till you

                can send <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="Baile">Bail</reg>, you must <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the Counter.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Is <reg orig="ther">there</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> difference made betwixt the <reg orig="faithfull">faithful</reg> and the

                <reg orig="vnfaithfull">unfaithful</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="O">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Honest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Faith very little <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> paying of debts: but if you be <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg>

                holy, I <reg orig="maruel">marvel</reg> how you run <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="farre">far</reg> behind hand With your <reg orig="M">Master</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                I must <reg orig="confesse">confess</reg> I owe my <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. 500. li. How I came <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, it

                is not fit <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> lay the sins of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> flesh open <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="euery">every</reg> <reg orig="eie">eye</reg>, <reg orig="&">and</reg> you know

                
                <pb/>
                the saying, <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> bad <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> do <reg orig="euill">evil</reg>, but worse 
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> boast of it</emph>: yet <reg orig="hee aboue">he above</reg> 

                <reg orig="knowes">knows</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> sometimes as <reg orig="soone">soon</reg> as I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> come from <emph rend="ITALIC">Bowechurch</emph>,

                I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> gone <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> a <reg orig="Baudie-house">Bawdy-house</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="O">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Honest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Nay it <reg orig="appeares">appears</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> now your <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. hath smelt out your <reg orig="knauerie">knavery</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Not <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> commit <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> very deed good friend, but only <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see

                fashions or <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="recreat">recreate</reg> <reg orig="&">and</reg> stir <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="drowsie">drowsy</reg> appetites.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Quic.</stage>
          <sp who="O">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Honest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Well here comes my fellow <emph rend="ITALIC">Quick</emph>, and 
                <reg orig="vnles">unless</reg> you <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg>

                content <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> staying, you must along <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the Counter.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
            <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> hope you <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">The Labourer is <reg orig="worthie">worthy</reg> of his hire</emph>:

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> stay here at the <reg orig="Tauerne">Tavern</reg>, and <emph rend="ITALIC">Quick I</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> content thee,

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> carry a letter <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my master, wherein I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> make him a restitution

                of his 500. li. <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> repentance, and <reg orig="shew">show</reg> him the way <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg>

                my <reg orig="fraile">frail</reg> nature hath run into.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="O">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Honest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Well, <reg orig="weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> be <reg orig="pay'd">paid</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the <reg orig="houre">hour</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                It <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not be <reg orig="amisse">amiss</reg> if you buy an <reg orig="houre-glasse">hourglass</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter D. Nowel, Gresham, sir Tho. Ramsie, Hobson, Lady Ramsie.</stage>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Come <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. D. <emph rend="ITALIC">Nowell</emph>, now <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> done

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">Our</seg> worst <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your good <reg orig="cheere">cheer</reg>, <reg orig="wee'd"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> would</reg> <reg orig="faine">fain</reg> be gone:

              <reg orig="Onely">Only</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> stay my <reg orig="kinsmans">kinsman's</reg> long <reg orig="returne">return</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> pay this hundred pound <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas Ramsie</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Then assure you, he <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be <reg orig="heare">here</reg> presently:

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> the <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> time, <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="drawne">drawn</reg> you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> this <reg orig="walke">walk</reg>,

              A <reg orig="Gallerie">Gallery</reg>, wherein <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> the Pictures

              Of many charitable Citizens:

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <reg orig="hauing">having</reg> fully satisfied your <reg orig="bodyes">bodies</reg>,

              You may <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> them <reg orig="learne">learn</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> refresh your <reg orig="soules">souls</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Are all these Pictures of good <reg orig="Cittizens">Citizens</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              They are, and <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> describe <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you some of their births,

              How they <reg orig="bestowd">bestowed</reg> their <reg orig="liues">lives</reg>, and did <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="liue">live</reg>

              The fruits of this life might a better <reg orig="giue">give</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              You shall <reg orig="gaine">gain</reg> more <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="shewing">showing</reg> this <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>,

              <reg orig="Then">Than</reg> you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="showne">shown</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Good <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg>, I pray you <reg orig="shew">show</reg> it <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>.

              This was the Picture of sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Philpot</emph> sometimes Mayor,

              This man at one time, at his <reg orig="owne">own</reg> charge,

              <reg orig="Leauied">Levied</reg> ten thousand <reg orig="souldiers">soldiers</reg>, guarded the <reg orig="Realme">Realm</reg>

              From the incursions of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> enemies:

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="yeare">year</reg> a thousand three hundred and <reg orig="eightie">eighty</reg>,

              
              <pb/>
              <reg orig="VVhen">When</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas</emph> of 
              <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Woodstocke">Woodshed's</reg>, Thomas Percie</emph> with other noble men,

              <reg orig="VVere">Were</reg> sent <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="ayd">aid</reg> the Duke of <emph rend="ITALIC">Britannie</emph>,

              This <reg orig="sayd">said</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Filpot</emph> <reg orig="furnisht">furnished</reg> out <reg orig="foure">four</reg> ships

              At his <reg orig="owne">own</reg> charges and did release the <reg orig="armor">armour</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> the <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <reg orig="souldiers">soldiers</reg> had <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> victuals <reg orig="paw'nd">pawned</reg>.

              This man did <reg orig="liue">live</reg> when <emph rend="ITALIC">Walworth</emph> was Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> <reg orig="prouident">provident</reg>, valiant, and learned Citizen,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> both <reg orig="attacht">attached</reg>, and <reg orig="kild">killed</reg> the <reg orig="traytor">traitor</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Tyler</emph>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> good <reg orig="seruice">service</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Walworth</emph> the Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>,

              This <emph rend="ITALIC">Felpot</emph>, and <reg orig="foure">four</reg> other Aldermen,

              Were knighted <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the field.

              Thus did he <reg orig="liue">live</reg>, and yet before he <reg orig="di'd">died</reg>

              <reg orig="Assur'd">Assured</reg> <reg orig="reliefe">relief</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="thirteene">thirteen</reg> <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="euer">ever</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gres:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> the marry God a worthy Citizen:

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">On</seg> good my <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Now:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              This sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Richard Whitington</emph> three times <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>,

              <reg orig="Sonne">Son</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> a Knight, and <reg orig="Prentise">Prentice</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> a Mercer,

              Began the <reg orig="Librarie">Library</reg> of Gray-Friars <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> London; 

              And his Executors after him did build

              <emph rend="ITALIC">Whittington</emph> <reg orig="Colledge">College</reg>, <reg orig="thirteene">thirteen</reg> <reg orig="Almes-houses">Alms-houses</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> men,

              <reg orig="Repair'd">Repaired</reg> <reg orig="S">Saint</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Bartholmewes</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Smithfield,

              <reg orig="Glased">Glazed</reg> the Guild-hall, and built Newgate.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones of mee">Bones'of'me</reg> then I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> heard <reg orig="lyes">lies</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> heard he was a scullion,

              And <reg orig="rai'sd">raised</reg> <reg orig="himselfe">himself</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> venture of a Cat.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Now:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              They did the more wrong <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the gentleman.

              This sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Allen</emph> Mercer and <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg> of <emph rend="ITALIC">London</emph>,

              A man <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="graue">grave</reg> of life <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> he was made

              A <reg orig="priuie">privy</reg> Counsellor <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> King <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Henrie">Henri</reg></emph> the eight,

              He <reg orig="gaue">gave</reg> this <reg orig="Citie">City</reg> a rich <reg orig="Coller">Collar</reg> of gold,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg> succeeding should be <reg orig="worne">worn</reg>; 

              Of <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> sir <emph rend="ITALIC">William Laxton</emph> was the first,

              And is continued <reg orig="euen">even</reg> <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> this <reg orig="yeare">year</reg>,

              A number more there are, of whose good deeds

              This <reg orig="Citie">City</reg> <reg orig="florisht">flourished</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> may be ashamed,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> their deeds <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> see <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="owne">own</reg> disgrace,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> are Citizens are rich as they were.

              
              <pb/>
              Behold their <reg orig="charitie">charity</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="euery">every</reg> <reg orig="streete">street</reg>,

              Churches <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> prayer, <reg orig="Almes-houses">Alms-houses</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the <reg orig="poore">poor</reg>,

              Conduits <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> bring <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> water: all <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> good

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> see and are <reg orig="relieu'd">relieved</reg> <reg orig="withall">withal</reg>,

              And yet <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> <reg orig="liue">live</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> beasts, spend time and die,

              <reg orig="Leauing">Leaving</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> good <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be <reg orig="remembred">remembered</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">by</seg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Among the Stories of these blessed men,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">So</seg> many <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="inrich">enrich</reg> your <reg orig="Gallarie">Gallery</reg>,

              There are two <reg orig="womens">women's</reg> Pictures: what were they?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              They are two <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="deseru'd">deserved</reg> a <reg orig="memorie">memory</reg>,

              Worthy the note of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Posteritie">Posterity</reg>:

              This <emph rend="ITALIC">Agnes Foster</emph>, wife <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> sir <emph rend="ITALIC">A. Foster</emph>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <reg orig="fre'd">freed</reg> a Beggar at the grate of Lud-gate,

              Was after <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg> of this most famous <reg orig="Citie">City</reg>,

              And builded the South-side of Lud-gate <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg>,

              <reg orig="Vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">Upon</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> wall these Verses I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> read.


              
                <reg orig="Deuout">Devout</reg> <reg orig="soules">souls</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="passe">pass</reg> this way,

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Foster late <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg> honestly pray,

                And <emph rend="ROMAN">Agnes</emph> his Wife <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> God consecrate,

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> of <reg orig="pitty">pity</reg> this house made <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> Londoners <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Lud. gate:

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">So</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> lodging and water here nothing they pay,

                As their Keepers shall <reg orig="answere">answer</reg> at <reg orig="dreadfull">dreadful</reg> <reg orig="Doomes day">Domesday</reg>.

              
            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              O what a charitable deed was this!

              This <emph rend="ITALIC">Aue Gibson</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">who</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> husbands life,

              Being a Grocer, and a <reg orig="sherife">sheriff</reg> of London,

              Founded a free <reg orig="Schoole">School</reg> at Ratcliffe,

              There <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> instruct three-score <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> children,

              Built <reg orig="fourteene">fourteen</reg> <reg orig="Almes-houses">Alms-houses</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="fourteene">fourteen</reg> <reg orig="poore">poor</reg>

              <reg orig="Leauing">Leaving</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> Tutors 50. li. a <reg orig="yeare">year</reg>,

              And Quarterly <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="euery">every</reg> one a Noble.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Why should nor I <reg orig="liue">live</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> being dead

              My name might <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a register with theirs.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Why should not all of <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> being wealthy men,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> Gods blessing <reg orig="onely">only</reg> <reg orig="rais'd">raised</reg>, but

              Cast <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="mindes">minds</reg> how <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> might them exceed

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> godly <reg orig="workes">works</reg>, helping of them <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> need.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg> <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> true: why should <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="liue">live</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> the <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> curse <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> being dead?

              <reg orig="Heauen">Heaven</reg> grant <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> I may <reg orig="liue">live</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> when I die,

              Although my children laugh, the <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> may cry.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              If you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> follow the religious path,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> these <reg orig="haue">have</reg> beat before you, you shall win <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg>,

              <reg orig="Euen">Even</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the mid-day <reg orig="walkes">walks</reg> you shall not <reg orig="walke">walk</reg> the street,

              But <reg orig="widowes">widows'</reg> orisons, <reg orig="Laysars">Lazars'</reg> prayers, <reg orig="Orphans">Orphans'</reg> <reg orig="thankes">thanks</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">Will</seg> <reg orig="flye">fly</reg> into your <reg orig="eares">ears</reg>, and with a <reg orig="ioyfull">joyful</reg> blush,

              Make you <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> God <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> done <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> them:

              When otherwise <reg orig="theil">they <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> fill you <reg orig="eares">ears</reg> with curses,

              Crying <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> feed <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> woe, you are <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> Nurses.

              O <reg orig="ist">is it</reg> not better <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <reg orig="yong">young</reg> couples say,

              You <reg orig="rais'd">raised</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg>, then you were <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> decay:

              And mothers tongues teach their <reg orig="first borne">first-born</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> sing,

              Of your good deeds, then <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the bad <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> wring.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> more <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. D. <emph rend="ITALIC">Nowell</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more,

              I <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> these words should make a man of flint

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> mend his life: how say <reg orig="M">Master</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Greshams'</emph>

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Fore-god they <reg orig="haue">have</reg> starred <reg orig="teares">tears</reg> into my eyes,

              And <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. D. <emph rend="ITALIC">Nowel</emph>! you shall see

              The words <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> spoke, <reg orig="haue">have</reg> wrought effect <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> me.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ladie.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And from these women I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> take a way,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> guide my life <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a more blessed stay.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Begin then whilst you <reg orig="liue">live</reg>, <reg orig="least">lest</reg> being dead,

              The good you <reg orig="giue">give</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> charge be <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> done,

              Make your <reg orig="owne">own</reg> hands your executors, your eyes <reg orig="ouer-seers">over-seers</reg>,

              And <reg orig="haue">have</reg> this, saying <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> your mind:

              
                <emph rend="ITALIC">Women be <reg orig="forgetfull">forgetful</reg>, children be <reg orig="vnkind">unkind</reg>,</emph>
              

              
                <emph rend="ITALIC">Executors be <reg orig="couetous">covetous</reg>, and take what they find.</emph>
              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> my time I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="seene">seen</reg> many of them.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="learne">learn</reg> then <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="preuent">prevent</reg> them whilst I <reg orig="liue">live</reg>,

              The good I <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg>, these hands shall <reg orig="giue">give</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Quick.</stage>
          <sp who="P">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Quick.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The matter you wot of fit is done.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Done <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>, <reg orig="what's">what is</reg> done?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="P">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Quick.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Is <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> hucksters handling sir, and <reg orig="heare">here</reg> he commend

                him <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> you.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Mary">Marry</reg> God <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg> dost <reg orig="tel">tell</reg> me Riddles, <reg orig="what's">what is</reg> all this?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="P">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Quic.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              A thing <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> his <reg orig="owne">own</reg> <reg orig="minde">mind</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you,

              If you please but <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> open the lip.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Clo.</stage>
          <sp who="Q">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Clo.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Bee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg></reg> your <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> Gentlemen, I am come <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> smell out my

                master here: Your kins-man <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph> sir, your kins-man <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              O he has brought the hundred pound, where is he?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Q">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Clo.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              It <reg orig="appeares">appears</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> this, the matter is of <reg orig="lesse">less</reg> <reg orig="waight">weight</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              What more paper!

              Fellow, what hast thou brought me here, a recantation?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Q">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Clo.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              It may be <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> he <reg orig="appeares">appears</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a white sheet.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="P">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Quick.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Indeed he <reg orig="seemes">seems</reg> sorry <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his bad life.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Bad life, bad life <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>, what <reg orig="meanes">means</reg> all this?

              <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. D. <emph rend="ITALIC">Nowell</emph>, pray read it <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> me,

              And <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> read <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> my kins-man <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph> hath sent:

              Where is he <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Q">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Clo.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Your worship is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> wiser <reg orig="then">than</reg> you should be, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg>

                any of <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> cote.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Knaue">Knave</reg> thou <reg orig="mean'st">meanest</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Q">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Clo.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Knaue">Knave</reg> I <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> sir, but your kins-man <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> this <reg orig="time's">time is</reg> well forward <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> his way.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Hey-day, what <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> here, <reg orig="knauery">knavery</reg> as quick as <reg orig="Eeles">Eels</reg>?

              <reg orig="Weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> more of this.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Q">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Clo.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              You were best let me <reg orig="helpe">help</reg> you hold it sir.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVhy">Why</reg> <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>, <reg orig="doost">dost</reg> <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> I cannot hold a paper.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Greshams reades.</stage>
          <sp who="Q">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Clo.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Helpe">Help</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> do <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> hurt <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> if the <reg orig="knauery">knavery</reg> be as quicke as

                an <reg orig="Eele">Eel</reg>, it may chance <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="deceiue">deceive</reg> you.


              
                <emph rend="ITALIC">I am a <reg orig="Marchant">Merchant</reg> made <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> chance,</emph>
              

              
                <emph rend="ITALIC">And lacking <reg orig="coyne">coin</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> venture:</emph>
              

              
                <emph rend="ITALIC">Your hundred <reg orig="pound's">poound has</reg> gone toward France,</emph>
              

              
                <emph rend="ITALIC">Your <reg orig="Factor's">Factor is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the Counter.</emph>
              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="P">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Quick.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> sir, he is yet but <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="Tauerne">Tavern</reg> at counter gate,

                but he shall <reg orig="soone">soon</reg> be <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg> if you please.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Away <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>, let me read <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">on</seg>.

              
                <emph rend="ITALIC">My father <reg orig="gaue">gave</reg> me a portion,</emph>
              

              
                <emph rend="ITALIC">You <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> away my due:</emph>
              

              
                <emph rend="ITALIC">I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="payd">paid</reg> <reg orig="my selfe">myself</reg> a part <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> spend,</emph>
              

              
                <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Here's">Here is</reg> a discharge <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> you.</emph>
              

              
              <pb/>
              Precious cole, <reg orig="here's">here is</reg> a <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg> round with me.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Your Factor <emph rend="ITALIC">Timothy Thin beard</emph> writes <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Who</seg> as it <reg orig="seemes">seems</reg> is arrested at your <reg orig="sute">suit</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              How, at my <reg orig="sute">suit</reg>!

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> confesseth <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="vsing">using</reg> bad <reg orig="companie">company</reg>,

              He is run behind hand <reg orig="fiue">five</reg> hundred pound.

              And doth <reg orig="intreat">entreat</reg> you would be good <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> him.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              How, run behind hand <reg orig="fiue">five</reg> hundred pound,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> bad <reg orig="companie">company</reg>: <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg> of <reg orig="Powles">Paul's</reg>,

              He is a fellow <reg orig="seemes">seems</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> pure of life,

              I <reg orig="drust">durst</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> trusted him with all I had had.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Here is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much <reg orig="vnder">under</reg> his <reg orig="owne">own</reg> hand.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Ha, let me see, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">who</seg> set you <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> arrest him?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="P">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Quick.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Why your kins-man <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph> sir, your kins-man <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              He, ha, infaith I smell the <reg orig="knauerie">knavery</reg> then:

              This <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg> belike mistrusting of my kinsman,

              <reg orig="VVould">Would</reg> come along <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see the money <reg orig="giuen">given</reg> me:

              Mad <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Iacke">Jack</reg></emph> <reg orig="hauing">having</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="tricke">trick</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> put him off,

              Arrests him with a Sergeant at my <reg orig="sute">suit</reg>,

              There went my hundred pound away: this <emph rend="ITALIC">Thin-beard</emph> then

              Knowing <reg orig="himselfe">himself</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="playd">played</reg> the <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg> with me,

              And thinking I had arrested him indeed,

              Confesseth all his <reg orig="trickes">tricks</reg> with yea, and nay:

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">So</seg> <reg orig="her's">here is</reg> <reg orig="fiue">five</reg> hundred pound come, one <reg orig="runne">run</reg> away.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg>, <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Gresham</emph>, is my man <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>

              Gone away with your hundred pound?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Q">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Clo.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Faith it <reg orig="appeares">appears</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the acquittance <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> brought.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> matter <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Hobson</emph>, the charge you trust him with,

              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> see he shall discharge, <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> know he is <reg orig="wilde">wild</reg>,

              Yet I must tell you <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not see him <reg orig="suncke">sunk</reg>:

              And afore-god it hath done my heart more good,

              The <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg> had wit <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> mad a <reg orig="tricke">trick</reg>,

              <reg orig="Then">Than</reg> if he had <reg orig="pofited">profited</reg> me twice <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              He <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> had the name of mad <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Iacke">Jack</reg> Gresham</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Is the more <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> his <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>, <emph rend="ITALIC">Sir Thomas Ramsie</emph>

              When I was <reg orig="yong">young</reg> I <reg orig="doe">do</reg> remember well,

              <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> was as very a <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg> as he is now.

              <reg orig="Sirra">Sirrah</reg>, bring <emph rend="ITALIC">Thin-beard</emph> hither <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me, and <emph rend="ITALIC">sir Thomas Ramsie</emph>,

              
              <pb/>
              Your hundred pound <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> see you <reg orig="pay'd">paid</reg> <reg orig="my selfe">myself</reg>:

              Ha ha, mad <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Iack">Jack</reg></emph>, <reg orig="Gramercie">Gramercy</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> this slight,

              This hundred pounds makes me thy <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg> right.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Iohn Tawnicote.</stage>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="I">Aye</reg> sure <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this Lane, I turned <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> the right hand <reg orig="comming">coming</reg>

                from the <reg orig="Stockes">Stocks</reg>, nay, though there was master carles, man

                carels, and all <reg orig="careles">careless</reg>, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> still be honest <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, and <reg orig="scorne">scorn</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> take

                any <reg orig="mans">man's</reg> ware but <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> pay them <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> it: I warrant they <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> me

                an arrant <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> going away and not paying, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my conscience

                the master <reg orig="cudgeld">cudgeled</reg> the men, and the men the master, and

                all about me, when as God <reg orig="saue">save</reg> me I did it innocently. But sure

                this is the Lane, <reg orig="there's">there is</reg> the Windmill, <reg orig="there's">there is</reg> the Dogs head

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the pot, and <reg orig="her's">here is</reg> the Fryer whipping the Nuns arse: <reg orig="ti's">it is</reg>

                here about sure.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter in the shop 2. of Hobsons folkes, and
opening the shoppe.</stage>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Come fellow <emph rend="ITALIC">Crack</emph>, <reg orig="haue">have</reg> you sorted <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> those wares?

              <reg orig="Mark't">Marked</reg> them with 54. they must be <reg orig="pack't">packed</reg> <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I <reg orig="haue don't">have done it</reg> an <reg orig="houre">hour</reg> <reg orig="agoe">ago</reg>: <reg orig="haue">have</reg> you <reg orig="seal'd">sealed</reg> <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg>

              My masters Letter <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> his Factor <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Gresham</emph>?

              It is at <reg orig="Deepe">Deep</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> France <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> send him Matches,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> he must <reg orig="vse">use</reg> them at <emph rend="ITALIC">Bristow <reg orig="faire">fair</reg></emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="I">Aye</reg>, and the <reg orig="Poste">Post</reg> <reg orig="receiued">received</reg> it two <reg orig="houres">hours</reg> since.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Sure it is here about, the kennel was <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> my right hand,

                and I <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my conscience I shall <reg orig="neuer haue">never have</reg> the grace of

                God and good <reg orig="lucke">luck</reg>, if I <reg orig="doe">do</reg> not pay it: Gods foot, <reg orig="looke">look</reg> here,

                <reg orig="looke">look</reg> here, I know this is the shop <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> same stretch-halter,

                O my masters, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> your <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> good <reg orig="fellowes">fellows</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                You are welcome sir, you are welcome.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Indeed <reg orig="that's"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is</reg> the common saying about London, if men

                bring money with them.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                O sir, money customers <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> are best welcome.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                You say well, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> they should be, come <reg orig="turne">turn</reg> <reg orig="o're">over</reg> your

                <reg orig="bookes">books</reg>, I am come <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> pay this same ten pound.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                And <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are ready <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="receiue">receive</reg> money: what might <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> call

                your name?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Why my name is <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Good-fellow</emph>, I hope I am not ashamed

                of my name.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Your Kin are the more beholding <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you, fellow <emph rend="ITALIC">Cracke</emph>

                <reg orig="turne">turn</reg> <reg orig="o're">over</reg> the <reg orig="Callender">Calendar</reg>, and <reg orig="looke">look</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Good-fellow</emph>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="VVhat">What</reg> comes it <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">to</seg>?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tawnie.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Tenne">Ten</reg> pound.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                You <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more wares with you, <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> you sir.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Nay <reg orig="prethee">prithee</reg> not too fast, <reg orig="let's">let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> pay <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the old before <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg>

                <reg orig="talke">talk</reg> of any new.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p><emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Good-fellow</emph>, fellow <emph rend="ITALIC">Nimble-chaps</emph>, 
            <reg orig="here's">here is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> such name

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> all <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="booke">book</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                I <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> thou art <reg orig="mop-ey'd">mop-eyed</reg> this morning, <reg orig="giue">give</reg> me the <reg orig="booke">book</reg>,

                Letter I, Letter I, Letter It when had you your ware?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                I had it some ten <reg orig="dayes">days</reg> <reg orig="agoe">ago</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Your <reg orig="name's">name is</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Good-fellow</emph> you say, Letter I, Letter I,

                Letter I: You <reg orig="doe">do</reg> not come <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="mocke">mock</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>, <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you. Letter I, Letter

                I, Letter I. <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> this hand if I thought you did, I would <reg orig="knocke">knock</reg>

                you about the <reg orig="eares">ears</reg> afore <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> parted fellow <emph rend="ITALIC">Cracke</emph>, get <reg orig="mee">me</reg> a

                <reg orig="Cudgell">Cudgel</reg> ready; Letter I, Letter I Letter <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph>: <reg orig="Foote">Foot</reg> <reg orig="here's">here is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg>

                such name <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> all <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Booke">Book</reg>. <reg orig="Doe">Do</reg> you <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> fellow are you

                <reg orig="drunke">drunk</reg> this morning, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> make <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="looke">look</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="moone-shine">moonshine</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the

                water?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Fut, art not thou <reg orig="drunke">drunk</reg> this morning, canst not <reg orig="receiue">receive</reg>

                the money <reg orig="that's"><seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> is</reg> due <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> thee? I tell thee I had ten pounds worth

                of ware here.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                And I tell thee <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Goodfellow</emph>, <reg orig="here's">here is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> such name <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg>

                <reg orig="booke">book</reg>, nor <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> such ware <reg orig="deliuered">delivered</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Gods precious, <reg orig="there's">there is</reg> a <reg orig="iest">jest</reg> indeed, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">so</seg> a man may <reg orig="bee">be</reg>

                sworn-out of himself, had not I ten pounds worth of ware here?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> Goodman goose, <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> you had not.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Hyday">Heyday</reg>, <reg orig="here's">here is</reg> excellent <reg orig="fellowes">fellows</reg>, are able <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> make their

                <reg orig="maisters">master's</reg> <reg orig="hornes">horns</reg> grow through his head <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a month, they cannot

                only <reg orig="carelesly">carelessly</reg> <reg orig="deliuer">deliver</reg> away his ware, but also they <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not take

                money <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> it when it comes.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Doe">Do</reg> you <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Hoyden</emph>, and my master were not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the next

                <reg orig="roome">room</reg>, <reg orig="Ide">I would</reg> <reg orig="knocke">knock</reg> you about cares <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> playing the <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg> with

                <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>, ere you parted.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> the <reg orig="masse">mass</reg> I <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> your master had more need knock

                you about the <reg orig="eares">ears</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> playing the <reg orig="Iackes">Jacks</reg> with him, <reg orig="ther's">there is</reg> your

                ten pounds, tell it out with a wanion, and take it <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your pains.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Fut, <reg orig="here's">here is</reg> a mad <reg orig="slaue">slave</reg> indeed <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> ten pound

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="spight">spite</reg> of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> teethes.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Fellow Nimble Chaps, alas let the <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> fellow alone, it <reg orig="appear's">appears</reg>

                he is besides <reg orig="himselfe">himself</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> the <reg orig="masse">mass</reg>, I <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> sooner make your master

                <reg orig="starke">stark</reg> mad, if you play thus with <reg orig="euerie bodie">everybody</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter old Hobson.</stage>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Hyday">Heyday</reg>, <reg orig="bones a mee, here's">bones'a'me, here is</reg> lazy knaues.

              Past eight <reg orig="a clocke">o'clock</reg>, and neither ware sorted,

              Nor shop swept.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Good morrow <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you sir, <reg orig="haue">have</reg> you any more <reg orig="stomacke">stomach</reg>

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="receiue">receive</reg> money, than your men <reg orig="haue">have</reg> this morning?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Money is welcome chaffer, welcome good friend,

              Welcome good friend.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Here's">Here is</reg> <reg orig="mounsier">monsieur</reg> <reg orig="malapart">malapert</reg> your man, scorns <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="receiue">receive</reg> it.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              How knaues, <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <reg orig="scorne">scorn</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="receiue">receive</reg> my money?

              <reg orig="Bones a mee">Bones'a'me</reg> <reg orig="growne">grown</reg> proud, proud knaues, proud.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p><emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> hope <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> know sir you <reg orig="doe">do</reg> 
            not <reg orig="vse">use</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> bring <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> your <reg orig="seruants">servants</reg>

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="receiue">receive</reg> money <reg orig="vnlesse">unless</reg> it be due <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> you.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg> knaues, not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a million:

              Friend, come <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> pay me money, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> what, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> what,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> what come you <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> pay me money?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVhy">Why</reg> Sir, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> ware <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> had some <reg orig="moneth">month</reg> <reg orig="agoe">ago</reg>,

              Being Pins, Points, and Laces,

              Poting <reg orig="stickes">sticks</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="yong">young</reg> <reg orig="wiues">wives</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="yong">young</reg> wenches glasses,

              Ware of all sorts <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> I bore at my <reg orig="backe">back</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="sel">sell</reg> where <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> come, with what do you lack, what do you lack?

              What <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you <reg orig="lacke">lack</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg> a merry <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>: <reg orig="what's">what is</reg> thy name?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              My name sir is <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Good-fellow</emph>,

              An honest <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <reg orig="Pedler">Pedlar</reg> of Kent.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And had ten pound <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> ware of me, a <reg orig="moneth">month</reg> <reg orig="agoe">ago</reg>:

              Bones <reg orig="giue">give</reg> me the <reg orig="bookes">books</reg>, <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Good-fellow</emph> of Kent.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              O sir, <foreign lang="Latin" rend="ITALIC">Nomine <reg orig="&">et</reg> natura</foreign>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> name and nature,

              I am as well <reg orig="knowne">known</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a good-fellow <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Kent,

              As your <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg> <reg orig="Summer's">Summer is</reg> known <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>,

              Come sir <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> you be <reg orig="ttelling">telling</reg>,

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Tel">Tell</reg> me <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="tellings">callings</reg>: bones-of-me <reg orig="here's">here is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> such matters

              Away <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg> away, thou owest me none, out of my <reg orig="doores">doors</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                How, owe you none say you! this is but a <reg orig="tricke">trick</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> try

                my <reg orig="honestie">honesty</reg> now.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="There's">There is</reg> a groat, <reg orig="goe">go</reg> <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg> a pint of <reg orig="Sacke">Sack</reg>,

              Comfort <reg orig="thy selfe">thyself</reg> thou art not well <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> thy wits; 

              God forbid, pay me ten pound not due <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Gods <reg orig="dickins">dickens</reg> <reg orig="here's">here is</reg> a <reg orig="iest">jest</reg> indeed, master mad, men mad,

                and all mad, <reg orig="here's">here is</reg> a mad <reg orig="houshold">household</reg>: <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Hobson</emph>,

                I <reg orig="doe">do</reg> not greatly care <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> take your groat, and I care as little <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg>

                spend it, yet you shall know I am <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, honest <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, and I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not

                be out <reg orig="fac't">faced</reg> of my honesty, here <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> had ten pounds worth of ware,

                and <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <reg orig="w'll"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> pay <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> it.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p><emph rend="ITALIC">Nimble-chaps</emph>, call <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> help <emph rend="ITALIC">Nimble-chaps</emph>,

              <reg orig="Bones of me">Bones'of'me</reg> the man begins <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="raue">rave</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Master <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> found out one <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Tawnie-cote</emph>,

              Had ten pounds worth of ware a <reg orig="moneth">month</reg> <reg orig="agoe">ago</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Why <reg orig="that's"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph>, 
              <reg orig="that's"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is </reg><emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph>: 
              <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> was <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Tawnie-cote</emph> then,

              Though <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> am <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Gray-cote</emph> now.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p><emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Tawnie-cote</emph>! welcome <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Tawnie-cote</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Foot <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> be out <reg orig="fac't">faced</reg> of my <reg orig="honestie">honesty</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              A <reg orig="stoole">stool</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Tawnie-cote</emph>, sir good <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Tawnie-cote</emph>.

              Honest <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Tawnie-cote</emph>, welcome <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Tawnie-cote</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Nay, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> assure you <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are honest all the generation of <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>,

              There <reg orig="t'is">it is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> a <reg orig="Doyt">Doit</reg> I warrant it, you need not tell it after <reg orig="mee">me</reg>,

              Foot <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you think <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> be <reg orig="out fac't">out-faced</reg> of mine <reg orig="honestie">honesty</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Thou art honest <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, honest <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Tawnie-cote</emph>:

              <reg orig="Hauing">Having</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> honestly <reg orig="pay'd">paid</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> this,

              Sort <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> his <reg orig="packe">pack</reg> straight worth <reg orig="twentie">twenty</reg> pound,

              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> trust thee honest <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn, Hobson</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> trust thee:

              And any time, the ware <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> thou <reg orig="doost">dost</reg> <reg orig="lacke">lack</reg>,

              Money or money not, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="stuffe">stuff</reg> thy <reg orig="packe">pack</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                I <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> you Master <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>, and this is the fruit of <reg orig="honestie">honesty</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter a Purseuant.</stage>
          <sp who="R">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Pur.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Be your <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>, I bring this <reg orig="fauour">favour</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you,

              My <reg orig="royall">royal</reg> <reg orig="Mistresse">Mistress</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> Elizabeth</emph>,

              Hath sent <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> borrow a hundred pound of you.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              How, bones a <reg orig="mee">me</reg>, <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg></emph> know 
              <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson, <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg></emph> know <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>?

              And send but <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> one hundred pound. Friend come <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg>

              Come <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg> friend, shall <reg orig="haue">have</reg> two, 
              <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg></emph> shall <reg orig="haue">have</reg> two:

              If <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg></emph> know <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>, 
              once <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobsons</emph> purse,

              Must be free <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> she is Englands Nurse:

              Come <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg> good friend, ha, <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg></emph> know <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>,

              Nay come <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph> <reg orig="wee'le"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> dine together too.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Make <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> my <reg orig="packe">pack</reg> and <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> along from you

              Singing merrily <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> the way,

              <reg orig="Poynts">Points</reg>, <reg orig="Poynts">Points</reg>, <reg orig="Gloues">Gloves</reg>, and Purses,

              Pokingsticks, and <reg orig="blacke">black</reg> <reg orig="Iet-rings">Jet-rings</reg>,

              <reg orig="Cambricks">Cambrics</reg>, <reg orig="lawnes">lawns</reg>, and <reg orig="pretie">pretty</reg> things:

              Come <reg orig="maydes">maids</reg> and buy my <reg orig="backe">back</reg> doth <reg orig="croke">croak</reg>,

              I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> all <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> you want: what <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you <reg orig="lacke">lack</reg>?

              <reg orig="VVhat">What</reg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you <reg orig="lacke">lack</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Gresham and Sword-bearer.</stage>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">Our</seg> <reg orig="Citties">City's</reg> Sword-bearer and my very good friend,

              <reg orig="VVhat">What</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> honourable Court of Aldermen

              <reg orig="Determin'd">Determined</reg> yet shall <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a place,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> erect this worthy building <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> his name,

              May make the <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg> <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> of him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="euer">ever</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="S">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Sword.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              They are <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> earnest <reg orig="counsell">counsel</reg> sir about it.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Be you my Agent <reg orig="too"><seg type="homograph" subtype="fossil">to</seg></reg> and fro <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> them,

              I know your place and <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be <reg orig="thankfull">thankful</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you:

              Tell them I <reg orig="waite">wait</reg> here <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="Maiors">Mayor's</reg> Court,

              Beneath <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="Sheriffes">Sheriff's</reg> Court my <reg orig="workemen">workmen</reg> <reg orig="waite">wait</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> number full a hundred, my Frame is ready,

              All <reg orig="onely">only</reg> stay their pleasure, then out of hand

              <reg orig="Vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">Up</seg></reg> goes my <reg orig="worke">work</reg>, a <reg orig="credite">credit</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the Land.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="S">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Sword.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I shall be <reg orig="dutifull">dutiful</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> your request.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exit.</stage>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Doe">Do</reg> good <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Sword-bearer, now when this <reg orig="worke">work</reg> is <reg orig="rais'd">raised</reg>,

              It shall be <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the pleasure of my life,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> come and meet <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Marchants">Merchants</reg> at their <reg orig="houre">hour</reg>,

              And see them <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the great <reg orig="storme">storm</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is

              <reg orig="Walke">Walk</reg> dry, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a <reg orig="worke">work</reg> I <reg orig="rais'd">raised</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> them:

              Or fetch a <reg orig="turne">turn</reg> within my <reg orig="vpper">upper</reg> <reg orig="walke">walk</reg>,

              Within <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> square I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> ordered <reg orig="Shoppes">Shops</reg> shall <reg orig="bee">be</reg>

              Of neat but necessariest Trades <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> London.

              
              <pb/>
              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the richest sort being <reg orig="garnish't">garnished</reg> out,

              <reg orig="T'will doe">It <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> do</reg> me good <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see shops with <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <reg orig="wiues">wives</reg>

              Sit <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> attend the profit of their husbands:

              <reg orig="Yong">Young</reg> <reg orig="maides">maids</reg> brought <reg orig="vpyong"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg> young</reg> men as <reg orig="prentises">prentices</reg>.

              Some shall <reg orig="prooue">prove</reg> masters and <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Greshams</emph> praise,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Greshams</emph> <reg orig="worke">work</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> did <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> fortunes raise.

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> I dare say both <reg orig="Countrey">Country</reg> and the Court,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> wares shall be beholding <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> this <reg orig="worke">work</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Sword bearer, Lord Mayor, and Sheriffes.</stage>
          <sp who="S">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Sword.</speaker>
            <p><emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Gresham,</emph>
              

              Thus sends the Lord Mayor and Court of Aldermen.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Or rather come <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> bring the <reg orig="newes">news</reg> <reg orig="our selfe">ourself</reg>:

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="determin'd">determined</reg> of a place <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> you

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Corne-hill</emph>, the <reg orig="delightfull">delightful</reg> of this <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg>,

              Where you shall raise your Frame: the <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg> at their Charge

              Hath bought the houses and the ground,

              And <reg orig="payd">paid</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> both three thousand <reg orig="fiue">five</reg> hundred three <reg orig="&">and</reg> <reg orig="twentie">twenty</reg> pound; 

              Order is <reg orig="giuen">given</reg> the houses shall be sold,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> any man <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> buy them and <reg orig="remooue">remove</reg> them,

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AA">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Shirife.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg> is already done, being <reg orig="fourescore">fourscore</reg> <reg orig="housholds">households</reg>,

              Were sold <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> 478. pound.

              The plot is also <reg orig="plain'd">planed</reg> at the <reg orig="Citties">City's</reg> charges,

              And <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> name of the whole <reg orig="Cittizens">Citizens</reg>,

              <reg orig="Doe">Do</reg> come <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> you full possession

              Of this <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> purchase, whereon <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> build a Burse,

              A place <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="Marchants">Merchants</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> assemble <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg>,

              At your <reg orig="owne">own</reg> charges.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="M">Master</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Shrife">Sheriff</reg></emph> <reg orig="ile doo't">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> do it</reg>, and what I spend therein,

              <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <reg orig="scorne">scorn</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> lose day, neglect is a <reg orig="sinne">sin</reg>:

              <reg orig="VVhere">Where</reg> be my <reg orig="worke">work</reg> men?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter workemen.</stage>
          <sp who="AG">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Work.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Here, here with <reg orig="trowell">trowel</reg> and <reg orig="tooles">tools</reg> ready at hand.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter D. Nowell and Hobson.</stage>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Come <reg orig="fellowes">fellows</reg>, come:

              
              <reg orig="VVe haue"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> have</reg> a Frame made, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="roome">room</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> raise it: but <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. D. <emph rend="ITALIC">Nowell</emph>, and <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Hobson</emph>,

              <reg orig="VVe haue"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> have</reg> your presence <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a <reg orig="happie">happy</reg> time,

              This <reg orig="seuenth">seventh</reg> of <reg orig="Iune">June</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> the first stone <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> lay

              Of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> new Burse, <reg orig="giue">give</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> some <reg orig="Brickes">Bricks</reg>:

              <reg orig="Here's">Here is</reg> a <reg orig="bricke">brick</reg>, <reg orig="here's">here is</reg> a <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <reg orig="Soueraigne">Sovereign</reg>,

              
              <pb/>
              Thus I begin, <reg orig="bee">be</reg> it hereafter told

              <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> laid the first stone <reg orig="with'a">with a</reg> <reg orig="peece">piece</reg> of gold,

              <reg orig="Hee">He</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="loues">loves</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph> follow him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this,

              The gold <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> lay, due <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the <reg orig="workemen">workmen</reg> is.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AG">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Worke.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              O God <reg orig="blesse">bless</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Gresham</emph>, God <reg orig="blesse">bless</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Gresham</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The Mayor of <emph rend="ITALIC">London <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Gresham</emph> <reg orig="followes">follows</reg> you:

              <reg orig="Vnto">Unto</reg> your first this second I <reg orig="doe">do</reg> fit,

              And lay this <reg orig="peece">piece</reg> of gold a <reg orig="toppe">top</reg> of it.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AA">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Shri.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">So</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> the <reg orig="Sheriffes">Sheriffs</reg> of <emph rend="ITALIC">London</emph> after you.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And bones of me, old <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be one,

              <reg orig="Here's">Here is</reg> <reg orig="fellowys">fellows</reg> <reg orig="there's">there is</reg> my gold <reg orig="giue">give</reg> me a stone.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AG">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Work.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              God forbid a man of your <reg orig="credite">credit</reg> should want stones

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Is this the Plot sir of your <reg orig="worke">work</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> hand?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The whole Plot both of <reg orig="forme">form</reg> and fashion.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> sooth it <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be a good edifice,

              Much <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">Art</seg> <reg orig="appeares">appears</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> it: <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> all my time

              I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> not <reg orig="seene">seen</reg> a <reg orig="worke">work</reg> of this neat <reg orig="forme">form</reg>:

              <reg orig="VVhat">What</reg> is this vaultage <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">for</seg>, is fashioned here?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Stowage">Stage</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="Marchants">Merchants'</reg> ware and strangers goods,

              As either <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> exchange or <reg orig="otherwayes">otherways</reg> are vendable.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Here is a middle round and a <reg orig="farre">far</reg> space,

              The round is greater, and the space

              <reg orig="Seemes">Seems</reg> open: your <reg orig="conceite">conceit</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The grates <reg orig="giue">give</reg> light <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> the <reg orig="Cellerage">Cellarage</reg>,

              <reg orig="Vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">Upon</seg></reg> the <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> 
              <reg orig="ile haue">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> have</reg> my friends <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="walke">walk</reg>,

              When <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg> <reg orig="giues">gives</reg> comfortable <reg orig="raine">rain</reg> <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> the earth:

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="couered">covered</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">So</seg> it appears.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              This space <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> hides not <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg> from <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>,

              Shall be <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> still, my reason is,

              <reg orig="Ther's">There is</reg> Summers heat, as well as winters <reg orig="colde">cold</reg>,

              And <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> allow and <reg orig="here's">here is</reg> 
              my reason <reg orig="for't"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> it</reg>,

              <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> better <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be <reg orig="bleak't">bleaked</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> winters breath,

              <reg orig="Then">Than</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be stifled <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> with Summers heat:

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> cold weather <reg orig="walke">walk</reg> <reg orig="drie">dry</reg> and <reg orig="thicke">thick</reg> together,

              And <reg orig="euery">every</reg> honest man <reg orig="warme">warm</reg> one another:

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> Summer then when too much heat offends,

              Take <reg orig="aire">air</reg> <reg orig="a"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg></reg> Gods name <reg orig="Marchants">Merchants</reg> or my friends.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And what of this part <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> is <reg orig="ouer">over</reg> head?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this:

              There is more ware there <reg orig="then">than</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> all the rest,

              Here <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> a parish <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> good <reg orig="Cittizens">Citizens</reg>

              And their <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <reg orig="wiues">wives</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> dwell <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg>, <reg orig="ile haue">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> have</reg> <reg orig="shoppes">shops</reg>

              Where <reg orig="euery">every</reg> day they shall become <reg orig="themselues">themselves</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> neat attire, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> when <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> Courtiers

              Shall come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="traines">trains</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> pace old <emph rend="ITALIC">Greshams</emph> Burse,

              They shall <reg orig="haue">have</reg> such a girdle of chaste eyes,

              And such a globe of <reg orig="beautie">beauty</reg> round about:

              Ladies shall blush <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="turne">turn</reg> their vizards off,

              And Courtiers <reg orig="sweare">swear</reg> they <reg orig="ly'd">lied</reg> when they did <reg orig="scoffe">scoff</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Kind <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Gresham</emph> this same <reg orig="worke">work</reg> of yours,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">Will</seg> be a <reg orig="Tombe">Tomb</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> you after your death,

              A benefit <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Tradesmen and a place

              <reg orig="VVhere">Where</reg> <reg orig="Marchants">Merchants</reg> meet their <reg orig="trafficke">traffic</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="maintaine">maintain</reg>,

              Where neither could shall hurt them, heat, nor <reg orig="raine">rain</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              O <reg orig="M">Master</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Nowell</emph> I did not forget

              The troublesome <reg orig="storme">storm</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> had <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Lumbar-steet,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> time <emph rend="ITALIC">Sir Thomas</emph> and I were <reg orig="aduersaries">adversaries</reg>,

              And you and <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph> made <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> friends.

              I then did say, and now <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> my word,

              I saw a want and I would <reg orig="helpe">help</reg> afford:

              Nor is my promise <reg orig="giuen">given</reg> you when you <reg orig="shew'd">showed</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> <reg orig="rancke">rank</reg> of charitable men <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> I would follow their good actions

              Forgot with me, but <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> before I die,

              The world shall see <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">like</seg> <reg orig="memorie">memory</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>A blasing Starre.</stage>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Fore-God my Lord, <reg orig="haue">have</reg> you beheld the <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">like</seg>!

              <reg orig="Looke">Look</reg> how it <reg orig="streakes">streaks</reg>, what <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> of it?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AA">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Shir.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> a strange Comet <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Hobson</emph>,

              My time <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my remembrance hath not <reg orig="seene">seen</reg>

              A sight <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="wonderfull">wonderful</reg>. <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. D. <emph rend="ITALIC">Nowell</emph>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="iudge">judge</reg> of these things your experience

              Exceedeth <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">ours</seg>, what <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you hold of it?

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> heard <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> Meteors <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="ayre">air</reg>,

              Of lesser <reg orig="forme">form</reg>, <reg orig="lesse">less</reg> <reg orig="wonderfull">wonderful</reg> <reg orig="then">than</reg> these,

              Rather fore-tell of danger's imminent,

              <reg orig="Then">Than</reg> flatter <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> wish future <reg orig="happinesse">happiness</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">D. Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">Art</seg> may discourse of these things none can <reg orig="iudge">judge</reg>

              Directly of the <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">will</seg> of <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> discourse thus far I hold of it.

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> this strange <reg orig="starre">star</reg> appearing <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the North,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the constellation of <emph rend="ITALIC">Cassiopey</emph>,

              <reg orig="VVhich"><seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg></reg> with three fixed <reg orig="starres">stars</reg> <reg orig="commixt">commixed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> it,

              Doth make a Figure Geometry call,

              <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Lozengewise">Lozenge-wise</reg></emph> <reg orig="cal'd">called</reg> of the learned <emph rend="ITALIC">Rombus</emph>,

              Conducted with the <reg orig="hourely">hourly</reg> <reg orig="Moone">Moon</reg> of <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg>,

              And <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> <reg orig="altred">altered</reg> from the fixed sphere,

              <reg orig="Fore-tels">Foretells</reg> such alteration <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> my friends,

              <reg orig="Heauen">Heaven</reg> grant with this first sight <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> sorrow ends.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              God, <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">will</seg> be done <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg>, <reg orig="hape">hope</reg> what hap <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg>,

              Death doth not <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> the good man but the ill.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVell">Well</reg> said <reg orig="M">Master</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>.

              <reg orig="Lets haue">Let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg> have</reg> a day, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> if death come <reg orig="to morrow">tomorrow</reg>

              <reg orig="Hee's">He is</reg> rather messenger of <reg orig="ioy">joy</reg> <reg orig="then">than</reg> sorrow.

              Now sir what <reg orig="newes">news</reg> from <reg orig="Barbarie">Barbary</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter a Factor.</stage>
          <sp who="A">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Fact.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Vnwelcome">Unwelcome</reg> <reg orig="newes">news</reg> sir, the King of <reg orig="Barbarie">Barbary</reg> is <reg orig="slaine">slain</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Ha, <reg orig="slaine">slain</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> treason or <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="warre">war</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="A">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Fact.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> <reg orig="warre">war</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> renowned <reg orig="Battell">Battle</reg>,

              Swift Fame desires <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> carry through the world:

              The Battle of <emph rend="ITALIC">Alcasar</emph>, wherein two Kings

              Besides this King of <reg orig="Barbarie">Barbary</reg> was <reg orig="slaine">slain</reg>,

              Kings of <reg orig="Moroco">Morocco</reg> and of <reg orig="Portugale">Portugal</reg>,

              With <emph rend="ITALIC">Stewkeley</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> renowned Englishman

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> had a spirit <reg orig="equall">equal</reg> with a King,

              Mad fellow with these Kings <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> war-like strife,

              <reg orig="Honor'd">Honoured</reg> his <reg orig="Countrey">Country</reg> and concluded life.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Could <reg orig="newes">news</reg> birladie, the venture Gentlemen

              Of threescore thousand pound with <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> dead King,

              Lies <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a hazard <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be <reg orig="wonne">won</reg> or lost:

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> what estate consists the <reg orig="Kingdome">Kingdom</reg> now?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="A">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Fact.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> peace, and the succeeding <reg orig="happie">happy</reg>,

              Was <reg orig="crown'd">crowned</reg> then King when I <reg orig="tooke">took</reg> ship from thence.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> King then be Messenger from <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the sound of Trumpet summon him:

              Say <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> thy Master and a London <reg orig="Marchant">Merchant</reg>,

              
              <pb/>
              <reg orig="Craues">Craves</reg> due performance of such <reg orig="couenants">covenants</reg>

              <reg orig="Confirm'd">Confirmed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the late King <reg orig="vnto our selfe">unto ourself</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the <reg orig="summe">sum</reg> of three-score thousand pound,

              The <reg orig="trafficke">traffic</reg> of his Sugars should be mine.

              If he refuse the former <reg orig="bargaine">bargain</reg> made,

              Then freely <reg orig="claime">claim</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> money <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> lent:

              Say <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="coyne">coin</reg> did <reg orig="sted">stead</reg> the former King,

              If he be Kind <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> as much <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> him.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> the Marie-god it was a dangerous day,

              Three Kings beside <reg orig="yong">young</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Stewkeley</emph> <reg orig="slaine">slain</reg>:

              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> tell you my Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg> what I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="seene">seen</reg>

              When sword and bucklers were <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> question,

              <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="seene">seen</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> 
              <emph rend="ITALIC">Stewkeley</emph> beat a street before him,

              He was <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="familliar">familiar</reg> <reg orig="growne">grown</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="euety">every</reg> mouth,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> if it happened any fighting were,

              The question straight was, was not <emph rend="ITALIC">Stewkely</emph> there.

              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg> he would hew it. Now, what <reg orig="newes">news</reg> with you?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter a Boy.</stage>
          <sp who="T">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Boy.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Here is a Letter sent you from <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Gresham</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              O an answer of a Letter <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> I sent,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> send <reg orig="mee">me</reg> Matches against <emph rend="ITALIC">Bristow <reg orig="faire">fair</reg></emph>,

              If then any were come.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="T">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Boy:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                I cannot tell Sir well what <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> call it, but <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> steed of matches

                of ware, when you <reg orig="reade">read</reg> your Letter, I <reg orig="beleeue">believe</reg> you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> find

                your Factor hath <reg orig="matcht">matched</reg> you.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Read the Letter.</stage>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVhat's">What is</reg> here, <reg orig="what's">what is</reg> here.

                As <reg orig="neare">near</reg> as I could <reg orig="gesse">guess</reg> at your meaning, I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> laboured <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> furnish

                you, and <reg orig="haue">have</reg> sent you 2. thousand pounds worth of Match.

              How, bones <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>, 2. thousand pounds worth of Match!

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="T">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Boy.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Faith <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> chafe at it, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> if you cannot put it away

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> Match, it may be the hang-man <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="by">buy</reg> some of it <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> halters.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg>, I sent <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> matches of ware, <reg orig="fellowes">fellows</reg> of

                ware.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="T">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Boy.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                And Match being a <reg orig="kinde">kind</reg> of ware, <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> your Factor

                hath <reg orig="match't">matched</reg> you.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The <reg orig="blasing">blazing</reg> <reg orig="Starre">Star</reg> did not <reg orig="appeare">appear</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> nothing:

              I sent <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be sorted with matches of ware,

              
              <pb/>
              And he hath sent me <reg orig="nought">naught</reg>, but a <reg orig="commoditie">commodity</reg> of Match,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a time when <reg orig="ther's">there is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> vent <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> it.

              <reg orig="VVhat">What</reg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <reg orig="on't">of it</reg> Gentlemen,

              I little thought <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Iack">Jack</reg></emph> would <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="seru'd">served</reg> me <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Nay <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph> <reg orig="grieue">grieve</reg> not at <emph rend="ITALIC">Iack's</emph> <reg orig="crosse">cross</reg>,

              My doubt is more and <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> I laugh at <reg orig="lesse">less</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter 2. Lords.</stage>
          <sp who="AC">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1. Lord.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              You <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="trauel'd">travelled</reg> sir, how do you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> this building?

              Trust me it is the goodliest thing <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="seene">seen</reg>,

              England affords none such.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AD">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">2. Lord.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Nor <reg orig="Christendome">Christendom</reg>:

              I might say all the world has not his fellow.

              I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> been <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="Turkies">Turkey's</reg> great <emph rend="ITALIC">Constantinople</emph>,

              The <reg orig="Marchants">Merchants</reg> there meet <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a goodly temple,

              But <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> common Burse <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> 
              <emph rend="ITALIC">Rom</emph>, but <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Rome's">Rome is</reg></emph>

              Built after the manner of <emph rend="ITALIC">Franckeford</emph>, and <emph rend="ITALIC">Emden</emph>:

              There where the greatest Marts and meeting places

              Of <reg orig="marchants">merchants</reg> are <reg orig="haue">have</reg> streets and pent-houses,

              And as <emph rend="ITALIC">I</emph> might compare them <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="themselues">themselves</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">Like</seg> Lumber-street before this <reg orig="Bursse">Burse</reg> was built.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter sir Thomas Ramsie.</stage>
          <sp who="AC">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1. Lord.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="seene">seen</reg> the <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">like</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Bristow.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Good morrow <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your honours.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AD">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">2. Lord.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Thankes">Thanks</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my good Lord Major.

              <reg orig="VVe"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg></reg> are gazing here of <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Greshams</emph> <reg orig="worke">work</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> not <reg orig="seene">seen</reg> a goodlier Frame.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AD">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">2. Lord.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my life, yet I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> been <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Venice</emph>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> the <emph rend="ITALIC">Realto</emph> there called <reg orig="S.">Saint</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Markes">Mark's</reg></emph>,

              <reg orig="T'is">It is</reg> but a <reg orig="bable">babble</reg> if <reg orig="compar'd">compared</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> this.

              The nearest <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> most resembles this,

              Is the great Burse <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Anwerpe</emph>, yet not comparable

              Either <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> height or <reg orig="widnesse">wideness</reg>: the <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <reg orig="Sellerage">Cellarage</reg>,

              Or goodly <reg orig="shoppes">shops</reg> <reg orig="aboue">above</reg>: O my Lord Major,

              This <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph> hath much <reg orig="grac't">graced</reg> your <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">London</emph>,

              His fame <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> long <reg orig="out-liue">outlive</reg> him.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AC">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1. Lord.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              It is reported you sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas Ramsie</emph> are as rich as he.

              This should incite you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> such noble <reg orig="workes">works</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> eternize you.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Your <reg orig="Lorship">Lordship</reg> pleases <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be pleasant with me,

              I am the meanest of a many men

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> this <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg>, <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Greshams</emph> fame

              <reg orig="Drawes">Draws</reg> me as a spectator amongst others,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> see his cost, but not compare with it.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AC">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1. Lord.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And it is cost indeed.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AD">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">2. Lord.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              But when <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> fit these <reg orig="emptie">empty</reg> <reg orig="roomes">rooms</reg> about here,

              The pictures <reg orig="grauen">graven</reg> of all the English Kings

              Shall be set <reg orig="ouer">over</reg> and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> order <reg orig="plac'st">placest</reg>,

              How glorious <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> it then be?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AC">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1. Lord.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Admirable!

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              These very Pictures <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> surmount my wealth.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AC">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1. Lord.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              But how <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Gresham</emph> name this place?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AD">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">2. Lord.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I heard my <reg orig="L">Lord</reg>. of <emph rend="ITALIC">Lecester</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>

              Highly commend this <reg orig="worke">work</reg>, and she then <reg orig="promis'd">promised</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> person and <reg orig="heare">here</reg> christen it,

              It cannot <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a better God-mother.

              This <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph> is a <reg orig="royall">royal</reg> <reg orig="Cittizen">Citizen</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              He feasts this day the Russian <reg orig="Ambassadour">Ambassador</reg>,

              I am a bidden Guest:

              Where if it please you.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AC">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1. Lord.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Good sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas</emph>,

              <reg orig="VVe"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg></reg> know what you would say, <reg orig="VVe"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg></reg> are his Guests

              <reg orig="Inuited">Invited</reg> two: yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> way <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="tooke">took</reg>

              This wonder worth <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="paynes">pains</reg>, it is <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> way

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> Bishop-gate <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Greshams</emph> house,

              <reg orig="Thether">Thither</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> please you <reg orig="wee'l"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> associate you.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Gresham leading in the Ambassadour, Musick,
and a Banquet serued in: the Ambassadour set:
Enter Sir Tho. Ramsie, the 2. Lords, my Lady
Ramsie the Weights in Sergeants gowns
with one Interpreter.</stage>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Lords all at once welcome, welcome at once,

              You come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my new buildings <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> sitting,

              It hath <reg orig="beene">been</reg> long <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> labour now <reg orig="deliuer">deliver</reg>.

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg>; anon <reg orig="weele haue"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> have</reg> a health <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> it.

              
              <pb/>
              This Russian Prince the <reg orig="Emberours">Emperor's</reg> <reg orig="Ambassadour">Ambassador</reg>

              <reg orig="Dooth">Doth</reg> not <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> Language <reg orig="vnderstand">understand</reg>: Interpreter,

              Say <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> the <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> <reg orig="bidde">bid</reg> him <reg orig="wel-come">welcome</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AI">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Inter.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The Prince <reg orig="speakes">speaks</reg> <reg orig="Latine">Latin</reg>,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> language <reg orig="weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> </reg> interpret <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> him:

              
                <foreign lang="Latin" rend="ITALIC">Salutem tibi optat <reg orig="&">et</reg> adicentum tuum 
                grauissume iste Londinensis.</foreign>
              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AH">
            <speaker>Amb.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <foreign lang="Latin">Istum libens audio, agesilli meo nomine Ex

animo gratias, funde quod bibamus. </foreign>

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AI">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Inter.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              He gladly <reg orig="thankes">thanks</reg> you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his <reg orig="royall">royal</reg> <reg orig="wel-come">welcome</reg>

              And <reg orig="drinkes">drinks</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <reg orig="vnderstand">understand</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="signe">sign</reg>.

              Come let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> full <reg orig="crown'd">crowned</reg> cups <reg orig="o'reflow">overflow</reg> with wine,

              <reg orig="Wel-come">Welcome</reg> <reg orig="againe">again</reg> <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> Lords.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AD">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">2. Lord.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Thankes">Thanks</reg> <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph>.

              <reg orig="VVe"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg></reg> <reg orig="haue beene">have been</reg> viewing of your <reg orig="workes">works</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              My Burse how <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> it Lord,

              It is a <reg orig="pretie">pretty</reg> <reg orig="bable">babble</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AD">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">2. Lo.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> a <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <reg orig="worke">work</reg>.

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">Her</seg> <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg> intends <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> name the place.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              She doth <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="seruant">servant</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph> too much grace,

              It <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be <reg orig="pretie">pretty</reg> when my Pictures come

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> fill those <reg orig="emptie">empty</reg> <reg orig="roomes">rooms</reg>, if <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="holdes">holds</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> ships rich is worth <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="waight">weight</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> gold.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AC">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1. Lo.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              It <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be rare and famous.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVhat">What</reg> was it <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> the Russian whispered?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AI">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Inter.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              He <reg orig="aske">ask</reg> me what interpreter the <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>

              <reg orig="VVould">Would</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his <reg orig="Embasse">Embassy</reg> <reg orig="imploy">employ</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Giesh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              None, tell him none.

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> though a woman, she is a rare Linguist,

              <reg orig="VVhere">Where</reg> other Princes <reg orig="vse">use</reg> Interpreters,

              She <foreign lang="Latin" rend="ITALIC">propria voce</foreign>, I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> some Latin too:

              She of <reg orig="her selfe">herself</reg> <reg orig="heares">hears</reg> all their Embassies,

              And <reg orig="herselfe">herself</reg> answers them without Interpreter,

              Both Spanish, Latin, French, and <reg orig="Greeke">Greek</reg>,

              Dutch, and Italian, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> let him know:

              My Lord of <emph rend="ITALIC">Lecester</emph> sent me word last night,

              And I am prouder <reg orig="on't">of it</reg> then <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> my building,

              
              <pb/>
              The <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> grace me and my <reg orig="workes">works</reg> the more,

              The <reg orig="seuerall">several</reg> Ambassadors then <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="heare">hear</reg>,

              And them <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> person <reg orig="answere">answer</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AD">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">2. Lord.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="T'is">It is</reg> most true.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter a Gentleman wispering to sir Thomas Ramsie.</stage>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresham.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The Russian with the <reg orig="Frence">French</reg>.

              What would <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> Gentleman sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas</emph>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              He is a <reg orig="Marchant">Merchant</reg> and a <reg orig="Ieweller">Jeweller</reg>:

              <reg orig="Mongst">Amongst</reg> other stones he saith he hath a <reg orig="Pearle">Pearl</reg>

              Orient and round, <reg orig="waighing">weighing</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> many carets

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> it can <reg orig="scarse">scarce</reg> be <reg orig="valewed">valued</reg>: the French king,

              And many other Dukes <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the riches

              And prize <reg orig="refus'd">refused</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> buy it: now he comes,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> offer it <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> this <reg orig="Ambassadour">Ambassador</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Shew">Show</reg> him the <reg orig="Pearle">Pearl</reg> Interpreter:

              The Lord <reg orig="Ambassadour">Ambassador</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AI">
            <speaker>Inter.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <foreign lang="Latin"> Mercator quidem <reg orig="&">et</reg> aurifex spectandum, tibi profert

Gëmam domine serenissime. </foreign>

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AH">
            <speaker>Amb.</speaker>
            <p>
              <foreign lang="Latin" rend="ITALIC">Et pulchra <reg orig="&">et</reg> principe digna interroga quanti indicat</foreign>
            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AI">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Inter.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              He commends it <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be both rich and <reg orig="faire">fair</reg>,

              And desires <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> know how you <reg orig="vallew">value</reg> it.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="B">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Mar.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              My prise sir, is <reg orig="fifteene">fifteen</reg> hundred pound.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AH">
            <speaker rend="ROMAN">Amb.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Quanti valet?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AI">
            <speaker>Inter.</speaker>
            <p>
              <foreign lang="Latin" rend="ITALIC">Mille quin gentis minis,</foreign>
            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AI">
            <speaker>Amb.</speaker>
            <p>
              <foreign lang="Latin" rend="ITALIC">Non, non nimis peceara est ista Gemma,</foreign>
            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AI">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Inter.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              He saith it is too <reg orig="deare">dear</reg>, he <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not buy it.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> peruse your <reg orig="pearle">pearl</reg>, is <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> your prise?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="B">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Mar.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I cannot bate one <reg orig="crowne">crown</reg> and <reg orig="gaine">gain</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> it.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter a Marriner.</stage>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Wee'l"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not be <reg orig="accessarie">accessory</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your <reg orig="Losse">Loss</reg>,

              And yet consider all things some may <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> be but bare of treasure at this time,

              <reg orig="Hauing">Having</reg> <reg orig="disburst">disbursed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much about <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="workes">works</reg>:

              Yet if <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> ships and Trade <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="Barbarie">Barbary</reg>

              Hold currant <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are well: what <reg orig="newes">news</reg> from Sea,

              How stands my ships?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="B">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Mar.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Your ships <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> all the Kings pictures were,

              From <emph rend="ITALIC">Brute</emph> <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> 
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Elizabeth</emph>:

              
              <pb/>
              <reg orig="Drawne">Drawn</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> white marble, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> a <reg orig="storme">storm</reg> at sea

              Is <reg orig="wrack't">wrecked</reg> and lost.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The <reg orig="Losse">Loss</reg>, I way not this:

              <reg orig="Onely">Only</reg> it <reg orig="greeues">grieves</reg> me <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> my famous building,

              Shall want <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> rich and <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> an ornament.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">L. Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              It touches all the <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg>; <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> those pictures

              Had doubly <reg orig="grac't">graced</reg> this <reg orig="royall">royal</reg> edifice.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Me thinkes">Methinks</reg> the ships <reg orig="losse">loss</reg> most should trouble you.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              My ships but wealth, why <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> wealth; 

              The pictures were the grace of my new Burse,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">So</seg> I might them <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> their true <reg orig="fome">foam</reg> behold,

              I <reg orig="car'd">cared</reg> not <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> lost their <reg orig="waights">weights</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> gold.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AC">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1. Lord.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              A noble Citizen.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter a Factor.</stage>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">Our</seg> Factor, what good <reg orig="newes">news</reg> from <reg orig="Barbarie">Barbary</reg>?

              What <reg orig="sayes">says</reg> the King, <reg orig="speake">speak</reg>, didst thou <reg orig="sommon">summon</reg> him?

              Or hast thou brought my threescore thousand pound?

              Or shall I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> the Sugars at <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> rare?

              If <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, new marble Pictures <reg orig="weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> wrought,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a new ship from beyond-sea brought.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="A">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Fact.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The King <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="regall">regal</reg> <reg orig="chaire">chair</reg> <reg orig="succeedes">succeeds</reg>

              The King late dead I <reg orig="summon'd">summoned</reg>, and <reg orig="demaunded">demanded</reg>

              Either your money <reg orig="tendred">tendered</reg>, or the Sugars

              After the rate <reg orig="propos'd">proposed</reg>, <reg orig="hee">he</reg> denied both

              <reg orig="Alleaging">Alleging</reg> though he was <reg orig="successiue">successive</reg> <reg orig="heire">heir</reg>,

              He was not therefore either tide <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> pay

              The late Kings debts, nor yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> stand <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg>

              <reg orig="Vnnecessarie">Unnecessary</reg> <reg orig="bargaines">bargains</reg>: notwithstanding

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="gratifie">gratify</reg> your <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, the King hath sent you

              As presents, not as satisfaction:

              A costly dagger, and a <reg orig="paire">pair</reg> of slippers,

              And <reg orig="there's">there is</reg> all <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> you three-score thousand pound.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Birlady">Byrlady</reg> a <reg orig="deare">dear</reg> <reg orig="bargaine">bargain</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AC">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1. Lord.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> me this <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> plague him, a strange <reg orig="crosse">cross</reg>,

              How <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> he take this <reg orig="newes">news</reg>, <reg orig="losse">loss</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> <reg orig="losse">loss</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AD">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">2. Lord.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Nay, <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> it not <reg orig="vndoe">undo</reg> him, doth he not wish

                his buildings <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his purse.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              A dagger <reg orig="that's"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is</reg> well,

              A <reg orig="payre">pair</reg> of slippers come <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> my <reg orig="shooes">shoes</reg>,

              
              <pb/>
              What 30. thousand pound <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> sterling money,

              And <reg orig="payd">paid</reg> me all <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="slippes">slips</reg>, then <reg orig="Hoboyes">Hautboys</reg> play,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">On</seg> slippers <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="daunce">dance</reg> all my care away:

              Fit, fit, he had the <reg orig="iust">just</reg> length of my foot.

              You may report Lords when you come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Court,

              You <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph> saw a <reg orig="paire">pair</reg> of slippers <reg orig="weare">wear</reg>

              Cost <reg orig="thirtie">thirty</reg> thousand pound.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AC">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1, Lo.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Somewhat too <reg orig="deare">dear</reg>.

              Nor yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> all this treasure <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> lost,

              Repents it <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> one penny of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> cost.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AD">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">2. Lo.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              As <reg orig="royall">royal</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his <reg orig="vertues">virtues</reg> as his buildings.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              These losses would <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="kild">killed</reg> me.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Ieweller">Jeweller</reg>,

              <reg orig="Let's">Let <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> see thy <reg orig="pearle">pearl</reg>: <reg orig="goe">go</reg> pound it <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a <reg orig="Morter">Mortar</reg>,

              <reg orig="Beate">Beat</reg> it <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> powder then <reg orig="returne">return</reg> it me,

              What Dukes, and <reg orig="Lordes">Lords</reg>, and these <reg orig="Ambassadours">Ambassadors</reg>

              <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="euen">even</reg> before <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> face <reg orig="refusd">refused</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> purchase

              As of too high a price <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> venture <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">on</seg>,

              <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph> a London <reg orig="Marchant">Merchant</reg> here <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> buy.

              <reg orig="VVhat">What</reg> is it broken small? fill <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> some wine,

              Fuller, yet fuller till the brim <reg orig="or'e-flows">overflows</reg>,

              Here 16000. pound at one clap goes,

              Instead of Sugar, <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph> <reg orig="drinkes">drinks</reg> this <reg orig="pearle">pearl</reg>

              <reg orig="Vnto">Unto</reg> his <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> and <reg orig="Mistresse">Mistress</reg>: pledge it Lords,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">Who</seg> <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> saw a <reg orig="Marchant">Merchant</reg> <reg orig="brauelier">bravelier</reg> fraught,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> dearer slippers or a richer draught?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">L. Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              You are an honour <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> all English Merchants

              As <reg orig="bountifull">bountiful</reg> as rich, as Charitable

              As rich as renowned as any of all.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I <reg orig="doe">do</reg> not this as <reg orig="prodigall">prodigal</reg> of my wealth,

              Rather <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="shew">show</reg> how I <reg orig="esteeme">esteem</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="losse">loss</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg> cannot be <reg orig="regain'd">regained</reg>, A London <reg orig="Marchant">Merchant</reg>

              Thus tread <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> a kings present: <reg orig="Ieweller">Jeweller</reg>,

              My Factor shall <reg orig="deliuer">deliver</reg> you your money.

              And Lords <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> please you but <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see my <reg orig="Schoole">School</reg>,

              Of the <reg orig="seuen">seven</reg> learned <reg orig="liberall">liberal</reg> Sciences,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> founded here <reg orig="neere">near</reg> Byshops-gate,

              I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> conduct you. I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> make it Lords

              
              <pb/>
              An <reg orig="Vniuersitie">University</reg> within <reg orig="it selfe">itself</reg>,

              And <reg orig="giu't">give it</reg> from my <reg orig="reuenewes">revenues</reg> maintenance.

              <reg orig="W'are"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> are</reg> not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> those <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> are not <reg orig="liberall">liberal</reg>

              Till they be dying, what <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg>,

              <reg orig="Wee wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> bestow, and see done whilst <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="liue">live</reg>.

              Attendance, come, <reg orig="th'ambassadour">the ambassador</reg>, <reg orig="guesse">guess</reg> all,

              Your <reg orig="welcom's">welcome is</reg> great, albeit your <reg orig="cheer's">cheer is</reg> but small

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Tawnicote with a speed.</stage>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Hard world, when men dig <reg orig="liuing">living</reg> out of stones,

              As wretched miserable I am <reg orig="inforc't">enforced</reg>:

              And yet there <reg orig="liues">lives</reg> more <reg orig="pittie">pity</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the earth,

              <reg orig="Then">Than</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="flint-bosomes">flint-bosoms</reg> of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> children,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> <reg orig="shee's">she is</reg> content <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> aged <reg orig="brest">breast</reg>

              Mangled with <reg orig="matrocks">mattocks</reg>, rent and <reg orig="torne">torn</reg> with spades,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> children and their children bread,

              When man more flinty <reg orig="then">than</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="stonic">stony</reg> <reg orig="Ribbes">Ribs</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> was their mother, neither <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="intreates">entreats</reg>,

              <reg orig="Teares">Tears</reg>, nor complaints <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="yeeld">yield</reg> them <reg orig="sustinance">sustenance</reg>,

              But <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> ages fault the mightier,

              <reg orig="Teare">Tear</reg> <reg orig="liuing">living</reg> out of <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> out of <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Hobson in his gowne and slippers.</stage>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Mother a me what a thick <reg orig="myst">mist</reg> is here:

              I walked <reg orig="abrod">abroad</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> take the mornings <reg orig="ayre">air</reg>,

              And I am out of knowledge, <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg>

              What Meads, what <reg orig="Inclosures">Enclosures</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> here?

              How now old <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>, <reg orig="doat">dote</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> thine old age?

              A <reg orig="foole">fool</reg> a threescore, whether wilt thou wit?

              I <reg orig="crost">crossed</reg> the water <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my <reg orig="gowne">gown</reg> and slippers,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> see my rents and buildings of the <reg orig="Bancke-side">Bankside</reg>,

              And I am <reg orig="slipt">slipped</reg> <reg orig="cleane">clean</reg> out of ken, fore-god

              A <reg orig="wooll-gathering">woolgathering</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Either mine <reg orig="eare's">ear is</reg> <reg orig="deceiued">deceived</reg>,

              Or I should know <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> tongue: <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> indeed,

              Each word he <reg orig="speakes">speaks</reg> makes my <reg orig="torne">torn</reg> heart <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> bleed.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Tawnicote digges.</stage>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Ha, ha, I smile at my <reg orig="owne">own</reg> <reg orig="foolerie">foolery</reg>,

              Now I remember mine old <reg orig="Granmother">Grandmother</reg>

              Would <reg orig="talke">talk</reg> of <reg orig="Fayries">Fairies</reg> and Hobgoblins,

              
              <pb/>
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> would lead <reg orig="milke-maides">milkmaids</reg> <reg orig="ouer">over</reg> hedge and ditch,

              Make them <reg orig="milke">milk</reg> their <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <reg orig="neighbours">neighbour's</reg> kine,

              And ten <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> one this <emph rend="ITALIC">Robin Godfellow</emph>,


              
              Hath led <reg orig="mee">me</reg> <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">up</seg></reg> and 
              <reg orig="downe">down</reg> the mad <reg orig="mans">man's</reg> maze.

              I <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> some <reg orig="companie">company</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> shame all whist,

              Sit thee <reg orig="downe">down</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph> a right man, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the mist.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> he alas, when the rough hand of want

              Hath cast <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="downe">down</reg>, 
              it <reg orig="loades">loads</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> with mishaps:

              I broke my day with him, O had <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="fatall">fatal</reg> <reg orig="houre">hour</reg>

              Broken me heart: and <reg orig="Villaine">Villain</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> I was,

              <reg orig="Neuer">Never</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much as write <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my excuse,

              And he <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> default hath <reg orig="sew'd">sewed</reg> my bill,

              And with an execution is come <reg orig="downe">down</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="seaze">seize</reg> my <reg orig="houshold">household</reg> <reg orig="stuffe">stuff</reg>, imprison me,

              And <reg orig="turne">turn</reg> my wife and children out of <reg orig="dores">doors</reg>,

              What shall I <reg orig="flie">fly</reg> him? <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">no</seg> <reg orig="hee's">he is</reg> <reg orig="pitifull">pitiful</reg>:

              Then with my <reg orig="teares">tears</reg> I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> importune him:

              God <reg orig="saue">save</reg> you <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p><emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>, <reg orig="Bones a mee">Bones-a-me</reg>,

              <reg orig="VVhat">What</reg> <reg orig="voyce">voice</reg> is <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>? art thou a man, or friend?

              Tell me if thou beest <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">will</seg> of the <reg orig="wispe">wisp</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <reg orig="leadst">leadest</reg> me this wild <reg orig="Morice">Morris</reg>: I <reg orig="coniure">conjure</reg> thee

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="my selfe">myself</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              O <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>,

              As <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> you <reg orig="haue beene">have been</reg> a <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <reg orig="mans">man's</reg> friend,

              Continue still <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, Insult not <reg orig="or'e">over</reg> thy fortunes,

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I am <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the mist, what art thou, <reg orig="speake">speak</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              A <reg orig="Debter">Debtor</reg> of your worships.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              A <reg orig="Debter">Debtor</reg> of mine, mother of me thou <reg orig="lyest">liest</reg>,

              I know thee not, nor <reg orig="doe">do</reg> I know this place:

              If thou owest me <reg orig="any thing">anything</reg>, pay <reg orig="mee">me</reg> with thy <reg orig="loue">love</reg>,

              And if thou beest acquainted <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> these woods,

              Conduct me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> some <reg orig="Towne">Town</reg>, or direct <reg orig="roade">road</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> leads <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> London, and <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> here discharge thee

              Of debts and duties, and beside impart

              Somewhat <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> cherish thee.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              What should I <reg orig="thinke">think</reg>?

              He <reg orig="knowes">knows</reg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg>, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> I should escape him,

              
              <pb/>
              <reg orig="Hee">He</reg> would entice me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the Officers.

              O Master <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph> <reg orig="tho">though</reg> 
              not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> mine <reg orig="owne">own</reg>,

              Yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> my wife and my <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <reg orig="childrens">children's</reg> sakes,

              If your intent <reg orig="bee">be</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> imprison <reg orig="mee">me</reg>,

              <reg orig="Vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">Upon</seg></reg> my knees I <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <reg orig="intreat">entreat</reg> you spare <reg orig="mee">me</reg>:

              The goods you trusted <reg orig="mee">me</reg> <reg orig="withall">withal</reg>, I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> not wasted

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> <reg orig="royot">riot</reg> and <reg orig="excesse">excess</reg>, but my kind heart,

              Seeing my <reg orig="helpelesse">helpless</reg> neighbours <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="distresse">distress</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> reason of the long and <reg orig="extreame">extreme</reg> dearth,

              Some I <reg orig="relieued">relieved</reg>, some trusted with my goods,

              Whose <reg orig="pouerties">poverties</reg> not able <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> repay.

              Then <reg orig="beare">bear</reg> with me a little, your rich store

              Hath <reg orig="sau'd">saved</reg> my life and fed a <reg orig="hundreth">hundredth</reg> more.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Now bones a <reg orig="mee">me</reg> another <emph rend="ITALIC">Tawniecote</emph>:

              <reg orig="What's">What is</reg> thy name <reg orig="Knaue">Knave</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p><emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Rouland</emph> sir,

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobson.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Bones a <reg orig="mee">me</reg>!

              I thought as much: art not thou <emph rend="ITALIC">Tawnicote</emph>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I am the man whom you <reg orig="cal'd">called</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Tawniecote</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And I the <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="pitie">pity</reg> thee:

              Now bones a <reg orig="mee">me</reg>, what makest thou with a spade?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              This spade alas, <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> all the wealth I <reg orig="haue">have</reg>,

              <reg orig="VVhen">When</reg> my <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> wife and children cry <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> bread,

              They still must cry till these <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="purchas'd">purchased</reg> it:

              They must <reg orig="goe">go</reg> naked till these hardened hands,

              <reg orig="VVhen">When</reg> the cold <reg orig="breth">breath</reg> of Winter strikes <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> them,

              Till these <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="earn'd">earned</reg> it.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Now alas good <reg orig="soule">soul</reg>,

              It melts my heart <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="heare">hear</reg> him, and mine eyes

              Could <reg orig="weepe">weep</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="companie">company</reg>, what <reg orig="earn'st">earnest</reg> a day?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Little God <reg orig="knowes">knows</reg>:

              Though I be stirring <reg orig="earelier">earlier</reg> <reg orig="then">than</reg> the <reg orig="Larke">Lark</reg>,

              And at my labour later <reg orig="then">than</reg> the <reg orig="Lambe">Lamb</reg>,

              Towards my wife and <reg orig="childrens">children's</reg> maintenance,

              I scarcely <reg orig="earne">earn</reg> me three-pence <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the day.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Alas the while, <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <reg orig="soule">soul</reg> I <reg orig="pittie">pity</reg> them,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> thy words as <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a <reg orig="looking-glasse">looking-glass</reg>,

              I see the <reg orig="toyle">toil</reg> and <reg orig="trauell">travel</reg> of the <reg orig="countrey">country</reg>,

              And quiet <reg orig="gaine">gain</reg> of <reg orig="citties">cities'</reg> <reg orig="blessednesse">blessedness</reg>.

              
              <pb/>
              <reg orig="Heauens">Heaven's</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">will</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> all, and should not <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> respect it

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> were <reg orig="vnworthy">unworthy</reg> life: but bones of me,

              Dost thou <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> pay me <reg orig="twentie">twenty</reg> pound,

              And <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> thy charge, earning a groat a day?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              God <reg orig="blesse">bless</reg> my labours, I hope I shall,

              I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> this quarter <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> exceeding thrift,

              Bare clothing, and spare diet <reg orig="scrap't">scraped</reg> together

              <reg orig="Fiue">Five</reg> shillings <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a purse <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> I lay <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg>,

              Towards your worships debt.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Giue">Give</reg> it me, somewhat hath some <reg orig="sauour">savour</reg>,

              And yet <reg orig="shal">shall</reg> I spend <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> the <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <reg orig="laborer">labourer</reg> got?

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> God forbid, old <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph> <reg orig="nere">never</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="eare">ear</reg>,

              Rather <reg orig="then">than</reg> <reg orig="surfet">surfeit</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <reg orig="mens">men's</reg> sweat:

              Take it <reg orig="againe">again</reg>, and <reg orig="by">buy</reg> thy children bread.

              But soft the mist doth <reg orig="breake">break</reg>, what <reg orig="towne">town</reg> is this?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Dedford <reg orig="and">if</reg> it <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> your worship.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Timothie,</stage>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Detford came I <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <reg orig="charitie">charity</reg>:

              I see <reg orig="t'was">it was</reg> Gods appointment,

              But <seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">who</seg> comes here, <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg> honest <emph rend="ITALIC">Tim</emph>,

              <reg orig="T'was">It was</reg> said <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> London you were bound <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> France,

              And I determined <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> write <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> you.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> yea and nay, <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph> 
                <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="vntruth">untruth</reg>, I was bound

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> France, landed <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> France, <reg orig="dispatch't">dispatched</reg> some secret <reg orig="businesse">business</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a

                sister <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> France, and from <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> 
                <reg orig="haue">have</reg> french tokens <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="deliuer">deliver</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the

                sister hood, whom I shall first <reg orig="incounter">encounter</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> England.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Tim</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> speedy <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> your <reg orig="iourney">journey</reg>,

              It <reg orig="seemes">seems</reg> your <reg orig="businesse">business</reg> was of much import.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Verely">Verily</reg> it was, and it stood chiefly <reg orig="betweene">between</reg> two women:

                <reg orig="&">and</reg> as you know women <reg orig="loue">love</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> their <reg orig="busines">business</reg> <reg orig="dispatch't">dispatched</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Mother a me <emph rend="ITALIC">Tim</emph>, I am glad of it,

              But how <reg orig="doo's">does</reg> my factor <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Gresham</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> France?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                You <reg orig="grauely">gravely</reg> may better consider of <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="then">than</reg> I can discourse,

                but <reg orig="withall">withal</reg> I pray you <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <reg orig="hee">he</reg> is a <reg orig="wilde">wild</reg> youth: there

                are <reg orig="Tauernes">Taverns</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> France, yet I <reg orig="doe">do</reg> not <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Gresham</emph> is <reg orig="giuen">given</reg>

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> frequent them, <reg orig="&">and</reg> yet I must remember you, he is a youth,

                and youth may be <reg orig="drawne">drawn</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="expences">expenses</reg>, <reg orig="England's">England is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> this side

                France, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> it, the Sea betwixt him and his Master, but I <reg orig="doe">do</reg>

                
                <pb/>
                not <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> him <reg orig="guiltie">guilty</reg>, yet I could say.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Mother of me, <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> <reg orig="of">off</reg> these Parables,

              And tell me <reg orig="plainely">plainly</reg>, is <reg orig="hee">he</reg> not a wencher?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="L">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Tim.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> yea, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> nay sir without Parable, I am <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="teltale">telltale</reg>,

                I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="seene">seen</reg> him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> company with <reg orig="Madona">Madonna</reg> such a one, or

                such a one, it becomes not flesh and blood <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="reueale">reveal</reg>: your worship

                <reg orig="knowes">knows</reg> he is <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> France, the Sea betwixt him and you, and

                what a <reg orig="yong">young</reg> youth <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> case is <reg orig="proone">prone</reg> <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg>: your <reg orig="grauitie">gravity</reg> is

                wise, <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not say <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much as I saw him drinking with a French

                Lady, or <reg orig="Lasse">Lass</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a <reg orig="Tauerne">Tavern</reg>, because your <reg orig="grauitie">gravity</reg> is wise, but

                if I had, it had <reg orig="beene">been</reg> <reg orig="lesse">less</reg> <reg orig="then">than</reg> perhaps you imagine <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> such a

                <reg orig="wilde">wild</reg> youth, as he <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> question <reg orig="doos">does</reg> <reg orig="deserue">deserve</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Mother of <reg orig="mee">me</reg> <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a <reg orig="Frnech">French</reg>, <reg orig="Tauerne">Tavern</reg>

              Kissing the <reg orig="Ladie">Lady</reg>, and the Sea betwixt <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>:

              I am <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> you <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>: thus <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my <reg orig="gowne">gown</reg> and slippers,

              And night-cap and <reg orig="gowne">gown</reg> <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> steppe <reg orig="ouer">over</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> France,

              Here <emph rend="ITALIC">Tawnicote</emph>, <reg orig="receiue">receive</reg> thou my <reg orig="seal'd">sealed</reg> ring,

              <reg orig="Beare">Bear</reg> it <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my Factor, bid him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> token

              Sort thee out <reg orig="fortie">forty</reg> pounds worth of such wares

              As thou shalt think most <reg orig="beneficiall">beneficial</reg>:

              Thou art a free-man, <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> with thy Trade <reg orig="agen">again</reg>,

              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> raise thee <emph rend="ITALIC">Rouland</emph>, if God say Amen.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I know not how.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Tut bones a <reg orig="mee">me</reg> man peace,

              <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="doo't">do it</reg>; 
              <reg orig="Tou">Thou</reg> owest me but <reg orig="twentie">twenty</reg> pound,

              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> venture <reg orig="fortie">forty</reg> more, <emph rend="ITALIC">Timothy</emph> here shall be thy <reg orig="witnesse">witness</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> my Factor <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this <reg orig="businesse">business</reg>.

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> all <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> friends <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> London say, I am gone

              <reg orig="Oner">Over</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> France, I am <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Iohn and Curtezan.</stage>
          <sp who="Z">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Courtez.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Sweet youth thou art too <reg orig="yong">young</reg>, and yet <reg orig="scarse">scarce</reg> ripe

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> taste the <reg orig="sweetnesse">sweetness</reg> of my mellowed <reg orig="loue">love</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="That's"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> is</reg> the reason I set thy teeth an edge thus, but thou

                <reg orig="knowst">knowest</reg> I <reg orig="promis'd">promised</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> about with thee at <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> last parlay, and

                I am come <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="performe">perform</reg> my word, name the weapon.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Z">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Curtez.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Nothing but kisses, and enticing <reg orig="lookes">looks</reg>,

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Then ward your lips well, or <reg orig="youle ha">you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> have</reg> the first <reg orig="venney">veny</reg>.
              </p>
              </sp>

              
              <pb/>
              <sp who="Z">
              <speaker rend="ITALIC">Curtz.</speaker>
              <p>
              I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="warde">ward</reg> but this; my tender Sex

              <reg orig="haue">have</reg> not the manly skill <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="breake">break</reg> a thrust.

              <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> how I dote <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> thee! I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="tride">tried</reg> ere now

              The <reg orig="sweatie">sweaty</reg> Spaniard, and the <reg orig="carowsing">carousing</reg> Dane,

              The foggy Dutch-man, and the fiery French,

              The <reg orig="briske">brisk</reg> Italian, and <reg orig="indeede">indeed</reg> what not?

              And yet of all and all, the Englishman

              Shall <reg orig="goe">go</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> me: <reg orig="I yo'are">Aye you are</reg> the truest <reg orig="Louers">Lovers</reg>,

              The ablest, last night, and the truest men

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> breath beneath the <reg orig="Sunne">Sun</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Why then the Englishman <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> thy money, God a mercy

                little rogue, <reg orig="there's">there is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="loue">love</reg> lost 
                <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> assure thee. I am my Masters

                Factor, and thou hast a <reg orig="Commoditie">Commodity</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> I must needs take

                <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg>, and not <reg orig="en er't">enter it</reg> into his <reg orig="Cash-booke">Cash-book</reg> neither. Little <reg orig="thinkes">thinks</reg>

                my master <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> England, what ware I <reg orig="deale">deal</reg> <reg orig="withall">withal</reg> here <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> France:

                but since <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> <reg orig="offer'd">offered</reg> me at the best hand, 
                <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="venter">venture</reg> <reg orig="on't"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> it</reg> though I

                be a looser <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the <reg orig="bargaine">bargain</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Z">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Cur.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I would be <reg orig="priuate">private</reg>, <reg orig="least">lest</reg> the tell-tale <reg orig="ayre">air</reg>

              Whisper <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, I <reg orig="prethe">prithee</reg> let <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> the inner chamber, I am <reg orig="iealous">jealous</reg>

              Of all eyes but mine <reg orig="owne">own</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="looke">look</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> thee,

              I would <reg orig="haue">have</reg> none <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see thee but <reg orig="my selfe">myself</reg>:

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> amorous <reg orig="armes">arms</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> fold thee but <reg orig="my selfe">myself</reg>:

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> associate, <reg orig="talke">talk</reg>, discourse or dally with thee:

              Clip, <reg orig="graspe">grasp</reg> hands, or <reg orig="kisse">kiss</reg> thee but <reg orig="my selfe">myself</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="VVho"><seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">Who</seg></reg> would not be a <reg orig="Marchant">Merchant</reg> venturer, and lay out

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> such a <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <reg orig="returne">return</reg>; I shall venture the doubling of my years

                presently: I <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> met with a better <reg orig="Commoditie">Commodity</reg> <reg orig="then">than</reg>

                Matches, and my Master cannot say but <reg orig="hee">he</reg> hath met with his

                match: this <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> the Land <reg orig="&">and</reg> the Sea betwixt me <reg orig="&">and</reg> my master,

                here can I <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> my french <reg orig="Reuels">Revels</reg>, and none say <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much as

                blake is mine eye, <reg orig="prethe">prithee</reg> <reg orig="litle">little</reg> <reg orig="pinckany">pinkany</reg> bestow this 
              <reg orig="Iewell">Jewel</reg> <reg orig="a"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg></reg> me.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Z">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Curtez.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              This <reg orig="Iewel's">jewel is</reg> a <reg orig="Loue">Love</reg>: <reg orig="aske">ask</reg> my life <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> thine:

              But this an English factor whom you know

              <reg orig="Gaue">Gave</reg> me at his departure out of Rhoane,

              And I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="vow'd">vowed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> it <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his sake.

              <reg orig="Any thing">Anything</reg> but this <reg orig="Iewell">Jewel</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                But if I could get his <reg orig="Iewell">Jewel</reg> cleanly, and carry it him

                
                <pb/>
                <reg orig="ouer">over</reg> at my <reg orig="returne">return</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a token, <reg orig="t'were">it were</reg> a <reg orig="iest">jest</reg> worth laughing at:

                but <reg orig="and">if</reg> thou wilt not <reg orig="giue">give</reg> me this <reg orig="Iewell">Jewel</reg>, <reg orig="prethe">prithee</reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg> this

                same <reg orig="chaine">chain</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="were">wear</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> thy sake.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Z">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Curtez.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              This was another <reg orig="Countrey-mans">Countrymans</reg> of yours,

              He made me <reg orig="sweare">swear</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="kep't">keep it</reg> till his <reg orig="returne">return</reg>:

              <reg orig="Aske">Ask</reg> me aught else, <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> thine.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Why then this Ring.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Z">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Curtez.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> you of all the <reg orig="fauours">favours</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> I <reg orig="weare">wear</reg>

              Could <reg orig="finde">find</reg> out nothing but this ring? This ring,

              A toy not worth the <reg orig="giuing">giving</reg>: yet I sooner

              Would part with life <reg orig="then">than</reg> this, a dying friend

              <reg orig="Bequeath'd">Bequeathed</reg> it at his death: But honey <reg orig="Loue">Love</reg>

              What shouldst thou <reg orig="talke">talk</reg> of <reg orig="giuing">giving</reg>, <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> a word

              <reg orig="Worne">Worn</reg> out of <reg orig="vse">use</reg>, it sounds not well <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> French:

              A man should still say take, take <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> his Wench.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Then I say take, take this and this, still take heed of me

                <reg orig="least">lest</reg> I <reg orig="shew">show</reg> you a <reg orig="slipperie">slippery</reg> <reg orig="tricke">trick</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> this, 
              <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> the kindest wench <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg>

                <reg orig="Christendome">Christendom</reg>, but <reg orig="sheele">she <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> part with nothing:

                Shall <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> another <reg orig="woing">wooing</reg> <reg orig="Roome">Room</reg>?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Z">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Curtez.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              What <reg orig="Rome">Room</reg> thou pleasest, <reg orig="deare">dear</reg> heart I agree,

              <reg orig="VVhere ere">Where ever</reg> I <reg orig="goe">go</reg>, there shall be <reg orig="roome">room</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> thee.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Any then, I may chance <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> make you wish rather my

                <reg orig="roome">room</reg> then, my <reg orig="companie">company</reg> and you <reg orig="looke">look</reg> not the better <reg orig="too't"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> it</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>They with-draw: Enter at the other ende of the
Stage, Hobson in his Gowne and slippers.</stage>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobson.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="slipt">slipped</reg> <reg orig="or'e">over</reg> into France, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my slippers

              <reg orig="Giuen">Given</reg> all my friends the <reg orig="slippe">slip</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see this Gallant

              My man, he <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> hath <reg orig="matcht">matched</reg> me: <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg>,

              The <reg orig="knaue's">knave is</reg> a Prophet, else it could not be.

              <reg orig="Hee's">He is</reg> not at his Lodging; yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> an English Factor,

              A fellow <reg orig="knowes">knows</reg> not me, I was directed

              <reg orig="Vnto">Unto</reg> this house, <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> know what <reg orig="busines">business</reg>

              The <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg> hath here.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Pulsat.</stage>
          <stage>Intrat Puella.</stage>
          <sp who="AF">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Wench.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVhose"><seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">Who</seg> is</reg> there? <reg orig="whose"><seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">who</seg> is</reg> at the <reg orig="doore">door</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Damsell">Damsel</reg> good day, is there not a fellow here an Englishman?
                </p>
                </sp>
                
                <sp who="AF">
                <speaker rend="ITALIC">Wench.</speaker>
                <p>

                <reg orig="Here's">Here is</reg> an English-man, but none of your fellow neither: I hope

                sir <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are not all <reg orig="fellowes">fellows</reg> at <reg orig="foote-ball">football</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Nay <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg> <reg orig="Girle">Girl</reg>, <reg orig="there's">there is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> reason <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> should be

                <reg orig="fellowes">fellows</reg>, but <reg orig="prethe">prithee</reg> my wench is there not one <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Iack">Jack</reg> Gresham</emph> here?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AF">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Wench.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> goodman <reg orig="looke">look</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> a Goose, but <reg orig="ther's">there is</reg> one <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>

                <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph> an English Gentleman here: and you know <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="maners">manners</reg>,

                you would be taught some.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg> goodman Master, Master <reg orig="seruant">servant</reg>,

              Old goodman <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph> keeps Gentlemen <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> his men

              <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Iacke">Jack</reg></emph> <reg orig="turn'd">turned</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, <reg orig="mary">marry</reg> sir <reg orig="reuerence">reverence</reg>,

              The french maid taught me manners: well I hope

              <reg orig="VVe"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg></reg> shall <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a sight of the Gentleman.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AF">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Wench.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              As you <reg orig="vse">use</reg> <reg orig="your selfe">yourself</reg> you may, and you may not.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exit Ambo.</stage>
          <stage>Fact: Curtiz.</stage>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Thou seest this <reg orig="Iewell">Jewel</reg> well becomes mine <reg orig="eare">ear</reg>,

              This Ring my <reg orig="fignger">finger</reg>, and this <reg orig="chaine">chain</reg> <reg orig="myne">mine</reg> <reg orig="arme">arm</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Z">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Curtez.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> be thy <reg orig="Iewell">Jewel</reg> at thy <reg orig="lippes">lips</reg> <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> hang,

              And as this Ring thy finger <reg orig="compasieth">compasseth</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">So</seg> shall these <reg orig="armes">arms</reg> thy <reg orig="waste">waist</reg>: these are but <reg orig="toyes">toys</reg>,

              Let me displace them.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Intrat Puella.</stage>
          <sp who="AF">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Wench.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph> <reg orig="here's">here is</reg> a fellow below would <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> with you.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVith">With</reg> me, what is he?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AF">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Wench.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              A simple <reg orig="Coxecombe">Coxcomb</reg>, <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> call him <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Doe">do</reg> my sweet <emph rend="ITALIC">Buffamacke</emph>: some <reg orig="Carryer">Carrier</reg> or base <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> hangs of my <reg orig="liberalitie">liberality</reg>: I hope <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> not pure <emph rend="ITALIC">Tim</emph>, come <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg>

                the second part of my <reg orig="beneuolence">benevolence</reg>:

              Admit him <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> he may praise <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> fate,

              And see <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="choisest">choicest</reg> <reg orig="pompe">pomp</reg> and state.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AF">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Wench.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Here's">Here is</reg> the fellow I told you of sir.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Intrat Hobson.</stage>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Zoones my Master.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
            <emph rend="ITALIC">Sante amen</emph>: Man <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, a wenchart <reg orig="Knaue">Knave</reg>, <reg orig="racke">rack</reg> and

                manger <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>: <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg>, cannot a snatch and away <reg orig="serue">serve</reg> your

                <reg orig="turne">turn</reg>, but you must lie at <reg orig="racke">rack</reg> and manger? Is this the ware

                you <reg orig="deale">deal</reg> with <reg orig="seruant">servant</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Chap-mans">Chapman's</reg> ware sir.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Sirra">Sirrah</reg>, <reg orig="Sirra">Sirrah</reg>, the dealing with such <reg orig="warre">war</reg> belongs not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg>

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> Trade: <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg> <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>, a <reg orig="Prentise">Prentice</reg> must not <reg orig="occupie">occupy</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg>

                <reg orig="himselfe">himself</reg> but <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his Master, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> any purpose.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                And <reg orig="hee">he</reg> cannot <reg orig="occupie">occupy</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his Master without the

                consent of his <reg orig="Mistresse">Mistress</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Come <reg orig="y'are">you are</reg> a <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Of your <reg orig="owne">own</reg> bringing <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> sir.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Besides, thou canst not <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> open shop here, because

                thou art a <reg orig="forrainer">foreigner</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the <reg orig="lawes">laws</reg> of the <reg orig="Realme">Realm</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Not within the <reg orig="libertie">liberty</reg>: but I hope the suburbs <reg orig="tollerates">tolerates</reg>

                any man or woman <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="occupie">occupy</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="themselues">themselves</reg>, 
                they may <reg orig="doo't">do it</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg>

                the <reg orig="Citie">City</reg> too, and they be <reg orig="naturaliz'd">naturalised</reg> once.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="I">aye</reg> but <reg orig="sirra">sirrah</reg>, <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> none of my English <reg orig="Prentises">Prentices</reg>

                <reg orig="Frenchefied">Frenchified</reg>; <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg> <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>, <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> thee <reg orig="deale">deal</reg> with <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> such

                broken Commodities.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Your Worship must <reg orig="haue">have</reg> such as the <reg orig="Countrey">Country</reg> <reg orig="yeelds">yields</reg>,

                or none at all. But I pray ye sir, <reg orig="what's">what is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> trade?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                What sayst thou <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> your worship is a Haberdasher of all wares.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Bones of me">Bones'of'me</reg>, a Haberdasher of small wares.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                And <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> the worst trade <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> all <reg orig="Christendome">Christendom</reg>, and especially

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> French women: If they know a man <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be a Haberdasher

                of small ware, <reg orig="ther'le haue">they <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> dealing with him, and therefore

                and you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> any good Commodities here, you must

                change your <reg orig="copie">copy</reg>, you <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> were a <reg orig="traueller">traveller</reg>: and therefore you

                know not what belongs <reg orig="too't"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> it</reg>; but you <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <reg orig="cleane">clean</reg> mistake this

                Gentlewoman, and you take <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a light wench, weigh <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg>

                <reg orig="equall">equal</reg> <reg orig="ballance">balance</reg>, and you shall find <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> such woman, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> such

                woman <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> assure you.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg>, what is she then <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Fore God sir, I would not <reg orig="haue">have</reg> you wrong the <reg orig="Gentlewomans">Gentlewoman's</reg>

                repute, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a world. This <emph rend="ITALIC">Metressa</emph> <reg orig="deales">deals</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="her selfe">herself</reg>

                and hath many sorts of ware at <reg orig="commaund">command</reg>, I was now bargaining

                with <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> about a <reg orig="certaine">certain</reg> <reg orig="Countrey">Country</reg> <reg orig="Commoditie">Commodity</reg>, and had

                not your <reg orig="comming">coming</reg> <reg orig="mar'd">marred</reg> the Match, one had gone through <reg orig="for't"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> it</reg>.

                And further should you wrong the Ladies reputation <reg orig="heere">here</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg>

                <reg orig="Fraunce">France</reg>, <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> assure you they <reg orig="haue">have</reg> the law of their sides, but <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg>

                <reg orig="confirme">confirm</reg> your good opinion of <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>, this is she of whom I <reg orig="tooke">took</reg>

                <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> your <reg orig="Commoditie">Commodity</reg> of Matches; be sorry <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your offence, and

                excuse you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> shame <reg orig="maister">master</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg> <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg> I cannot <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> a word of French.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Nor she of English, but <reg orig="al's">all is</reg> one; <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> Master, and

                what you cannot <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> words, <reg orig="perfourme">perform</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="dumbe">dumb</reg> <reg orig="signes">signs</reg>:

              

              What <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> your slippers come <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> take me napping!

              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> you what you come <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">for</seg> instantly,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> the sudden make you <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="agast">aghast</reg>,

              You <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be glad <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> pardon what is past.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Madam, I <reg orig="crie">cry</reg> you <reg orig="mercie">mercy</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> this wrong

              Done <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your Ladyship, I did suspect you

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> a bad <reg orig="liuer">liver</reg>, but I see you <reg orig="cleare">clear</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> mistake, I <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <reg orig="remaine">remain</reg> your <reg orig="seruant">servant</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Z">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Courtez:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Gramercie">Gramercy</reg> <reg orig="Mounsier">Monsieur</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                How, would you my gray Mare see? If it <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">like</seg> your

                Ladyship, I came <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> water, and neither of Mares <reg orig="backe">back</reg>, not

                horse <reg orig="backe">back</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Z">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Courtez:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">no</seg> <foreign lang="French">point parla Francoi</foreign>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> indeed <reg orig="Ladie">Lady</reg>, my name is not <emph rend="ITALIC">Frauncis</emph>, your <reg orig="seruant">servant</reg>

                and <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Hobson</emph>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Z">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Courtez:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> point?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> points; yes indeed <reg orig="Ladie">Lady</reg>, I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> points at my

                hose, though I <reg orig="goe">go</reg> <reg orig="vntrust">untrust</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Z">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Courtez:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
              <foreign lang="French"> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> point parla.</foreign>

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> points <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my parlour 
                <reg orig="indeede">indeed</reg>, but I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a

                hundred pounds worth <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> my shop.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Intrat Ioh: cum alijs Fact.</stage>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Tush <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> not lads, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> he <reg orig="knowes">knows</reg> none of you,

              <reg orig="Doe">Do</reg> but <reg orig="buffe">buff</reg> out a little broken French,

              And <reg orig="hee'le neuer">he <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> never</reg> take you <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be Englishmen.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="X">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Omnes Fact.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="We'le"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> second the tother, but <reg orig="mannage">manage</reg> it.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Be patient I beseech you Gentlemen,

              Though you be officers, appointed here

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> search suspected places, as this is

              A most notorious filthy <reg orig="bawdie">bawdy</reg> house,

              And <reg orig="carrie">carry</reg> all old <reg orig="rustie">rusty</reg> Fornicators

              <reg orig="Aboue">Above</reg> the age of <reg orig="fiftie">fifty</reg> <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> prison,

              Yet know, this is an honest Gentleman.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              A search, and this a <reg orig="bawdie">bawdy</reg> house! why <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>,

              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg> <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>, How comes this <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="passe">pass</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="I">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">1. Fact.</speaker>
            <p>
              <foreign rend="ITALIC">Measar man a moy.</foreign>
            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                How, must you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> money of me? 
                <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> know wherefore

                
                <pb/>
                first, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> your <reg orig="leaues">leaves</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Nay Master I would it were but a money matter,

              A Cage, or whipping-post, or <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> worse:

              What an old man <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> chide his <reg orig="Prentise">Prentice</reg> hence,

              As if he had some <reg orig="priuat">private</reg> <reg orig="businesse">business</reg>,

              And then <reg orig="himselfe">himself</reg> get close <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> his wench; 

              Nay <reg orig="whipping's">whipping is</reg> all too good, had you found me <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>,

              There had been <reg orig="worke">work</reg> <reg orig="ynough">enough</reg>, there had been <reg orig="newes">news</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> England, and a whole <reg orig="twelue">twelve</reg> months chiding

              Of my good <reg orig="vncle">uncle</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AM">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">2. Fact:</speaker>
            <p>
              <foreign lang="French" rend="ITALIC">Ie vorstre san Amist.</foreign>
            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              How, must I <reg orig="goe">go</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> prison <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> doing <reg orig="amisse">amiss</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> prison? nay <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> whipping, I am <reg orig="sorrie">sorry</reg>,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> my power I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="intreat">entreat</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> you: Fie Master, fie.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, is not this a <reg orig="Ladie">Lady</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my troth Master, such as <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the Garden-allies,

              <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Ioane's">Joan is</reg></emph> as good as this French <reg orig="Ladie">Lady</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Is not this Gentlewoman a dealer?

              And hath she not a good <reg orig="commoditie">commodity</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Yes <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my faith sir, I <reg orig="confesse">confess</reg> both.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Hath she not ware?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              She hath, and at a reasonable reckoning.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And may not then a chapman <reg orig="deale">deal</reg> with <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Marry may ye sir, and <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> send news <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your wife of your dealing:

              The cause of your <reg orig="comming">coming</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">France</emph> <reg orig="shalbe">shall be</reg> <reg orig="knowne">known</reg>,

              And what second hand commodities you <reg orig="tooke">took</reg> <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg>

              Since your <reg orig="comming">coming</reg>, my <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">England</emph> shall know

              What <reg orig="vtterance">utterance</reg> you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your small wares <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Fraunce">France</reg></emph>:

              Pen and <reg orig="inke">ink</reg>, <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> set it <reg orig="downe">down</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="blacke">black</reg> and white,

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, what <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>? 
              why honest <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Harty">Hearty</reg> commendations -  <reg orig="vnderstand">understand</reg> -  <reg orig="reuerend">reverend</reg> master

                <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph> found with a whore <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> 
                <emph rend="ITALIC">Roans</emph>, -  place, a common

                <reg orig="bawdie">bawdy</reg> house, -  must be <reg orig="whipt">whipped</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> more good <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                You <reg orig="haue">have</reg> had none yet, -  <reg orig="whipt">whipped</reg> about the <reg orig="townes">towns</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Sweet honest <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, why <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg> <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Io.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> <reg orig="witnes">witness</reg> <reg orig="wherof">whereof</reg>, all these honest gentlemen <reg orig="eie-witnesses">eyewitnesses</reg>,

                <reg orig="haue">have</reg> set <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> their hands, nay my <reg orig="mistresse">mistress</reg> 
                shall <reg orig="know't, that's">know it, <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is</reg> flat:

                
                <pb/>
                are there not Wenches <reg orig="ynow">enough</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> England, but you must <reg orig="walke">walk</reg>

                <reg orig="ouer">over</reg> sea <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> your slippers, and venture (being not shod) <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> come

                into <reg orig="Fraunce">France</reg> a wenching, what an old man too! she shall know

                what a <reg orig="slipperie">slippery</reg> <reg orig="tricke">trick</reg> you would <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="serued">served</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> your slippers

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="Fraunce">France</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Nay, <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, friends, sweet <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph> all friends; 

              I <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <reg orig="confesse">confess</reg> <reg orig="tha'st">thou hast</reg> <reg orig="o'reacht">overreached</reg> thy master.

              Ca me, ca thee, <reg orig="conceale">conceal</reg> this from my wife,

              And <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> all thy <reg orig="knauerie">knavery</reg> from thine <reg orig="vncle">uncle</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Well sir, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> hope of amendment, I am content, and yet

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Nay, <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg>, <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> take you at your word,

              Besides I hope these honest Gentlemen

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">Will</seg> <reg orig="saue">save</reg> my <reg orig="credite">credit</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> entreat <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> you.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> <reg orig="Logicke">Logic</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me sir, I <reg orig="vnderstand">understand</reg> you not.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Marry sir they say, if you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="walke">walk</reg> with them <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> their

                lodgings, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> my sake they <reg orig="inuite">invite</reg> you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> dinner.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                God a <reg orig="mercie">mercy</reg> Gentlemen, God a <reg orig="mercie">mercy</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>, but

                <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg> <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>, where are their lodgings?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Hard <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">by</seg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> why <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you <reg orig="aske">ask</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I hope <reg orig="they'le">they <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> bring me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more <reg orig="bawdie">bawdy</reg> houses,

              I would not be taken napping <reg orig="againe">again</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> two and one:

              But Gentlemen <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> accept of <reg orig="curtesie">courtesy</reg>, and then <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn</emph>

              You shall with me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> England, <reg orig="weele"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="shew">show</reg> <reg orig="Fraunce">France</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">Our</seg> backs. And you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> needs <reg orig="deale">deal</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="your selfe">yourself</reg>,

              Afore your time, you shall <reg orig="doo't">do it</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> England.

              <reg orig="VVill"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">Will</seg></reg> your <reg orig="walke">walk</reg> Gentlemen?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Z">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Curtes:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Adue">Adieu</reg> <reg orig="Mounsier">Monsieur</reg>, and <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph> farewell too,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">No</seg> more of French <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more french <reg orig="losse">loss</reg> shall <reg orig="doe">do</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Sir Thomas Ramsey being Maior, Sheriffe,
Sword-bearer. &c.</stage>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Sir Tho:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVell">Well</reg> <reg orig="sayd">said</reg> my Masters, see all things be <reg orig="readie">ready</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg> such <reg orig="entertaine">entertain</reg>

              As may grace London, and become the state

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">Her</seg> <reg orig="highnesse">highness</reg> brings along,

              <reg orig="VVher's">Where is</reg> the <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> now?

              She comes along the Strand from <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Sommerset">Somerset</reg></emph> house,

              Through <reg orig="Temple-barre">Temple-bar</reg>, <reg orig="downe">down</reg> fleet-street, and the <reg orig="cheape">cheap</reg>,

              
              <pb/>
              The North side of the Burse <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Bishops gate,

              And dines at master <emph rend="ITALIC">Greshams</emph>, and appoints

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="returne">return</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> the South side through Corne-hill,

              And there when she hath <reg orig="viewd">viewed</reg> the <reg orig="roomes">rooms</reg> <reg orig="aboue">above</reg>,

              And <reg orig="walkes">walks</reg> below, <reg orig="she'le">she <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> name <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the Burse.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AA">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Sheriffe.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The streets are fit, and all the Companies

              <reg orig="Plac't">Placed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> their <reg orig="liueries">liveries</reg> gainst <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="returne">return</reg>.

              But my Lord <reg orig="Maior">Mayor</reg>, shall these ambassadors

              This day <reg orig="haue">have</reg> audience?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Sir Thom:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Admittance if not audience was <reg orig="graunted">granted</reg>,

              See therefore Trumpets, and all kinds of <reg orig="Musicke">Music</reg>

              Be <reg orig="plac'ct">placed</reg> against <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="royall">royal</reg> <reg orig="interuiew">interview</reg>,

              The steps with Arras spread where she ascends,

              Besides <reg orig="giue">give</reg> charge <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> the shop-keepers

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> make their best <reg orig="shewes">shows</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="vpper">upper</reg> <reg orig="roomes">rooms</reg>,

              Because the <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> intends <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="compasse">compass</reg> it.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AA">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Sheriff.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> done my Lord.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Trumpets a farre off.</stage>
          <sp who="K">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Sir Tho:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The Queen hath <reg orig="din'd">dined</reg>, the Trumpets sound already,

              And <reg orig="giue">give</reg> note of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="comming">coming</reg>, bid the <reg orig="Waites">Waits</reg>

              And <reg orig="Hoboyes">Hautboys</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be <reg orig="readie">ready</reg> at an instant.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter at one dore the Queene, Lecester, Suffex, Lords, Gresham; 
at the other Cassemer, the French and Florentine
Ambassadours, Sir Tho: Ramsey, &c.</stage>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
            <emph rend="ITALIC">Lester</emph> and <emph rend="ITALIC">Sussex</emph>, are those the Ambassadors?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AB">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              They are dread <reg orig="Soueraigne">Sovereign</reg>, he <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="formost">foremost</reg> stands,

              The <reg orig="Emperours">Emperor is</reg>, the second is the French,

              The last is the Florentine.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Here the Queene entertaines the Ambassadors,
and in their seuerall languages confers
with them.</stage>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="receiue">receive</reg> them.


              
              <emph rend="ITALIC">Sussex</emph> and <emph rend="ITALIC">Lester</emph> place the <reg orig="ambassadours">ambassadors</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">We</seg> at <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> Court of <emph rend="ITALIC">Greenwich</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> dilate

              Further of these <reg orig="designes">designs</reg>, <reg orig="where's">where is</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Your humble <reg orig="subiect">subject</reg> and <reg orig="seruant">servant</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">Our</seg> <reg orig="leasure">leisure</reg> now <reg orig="serues">serves</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="suruey">survey</reg> your Burse,

              A goodly frame, a rare proportion.

              
              <pb/>
              This <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> great Chamber cannot <reg orig="shew">show</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="adde">add</reg> <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> fame, a monument

              Of greater <reg orig="beautie">beauty</reg>: <emph rend="ITALIC">Lecester</emph> what sayst thou?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AB">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lecest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> I my <reg orig="Soueraigne">Sovereign</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> not seen the <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">like</seg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p><emph rend="ITALIC">Sussex</emph> nor you?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Hobson.</stage>
          <sp who="AJ">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Suss.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Madam not I: This <emph rend="ITALIC">Greshams</emph> <reg orig="worke">work</reg> of stone,

              <reg orig="VVill"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">Will</seg></reg> <reg orig="liue">live</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> him when I am dead and gone.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              God <reg orig="blesse">bless</reg> thy Grace <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Besse</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Friend, what are you?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Knowest thou not <reg orig="mee">me</reg> <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>? then thou knowest <reg orig="no body">nobody</reg>:

              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg> Queen, I am <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>, and old <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">By</seg> the <reg orig="Stockes">Stocks</reg>, I am sure you know me.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVhat">What</reg> is he <emph rend="ITALIC">Lecester</emph>, 
              <reg orig="doost">dost</reg> thou know this fellow?

              <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph> or you?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              May it please your <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg>,

              He is a rich <reg orig="substantiall">substantial</reg> Citizen.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg> woman send <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> borrow money

              Of one you <reg orig="doe">do</reg> not know, <reg orig="there's">there is</reg> a new <reg orig="tricke">trick</reg>:

              Your Grace sent <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> a <reg orig="Purseuant">Pursuivant</reg>,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> a <reg orig="priuie">privy</reg> <reg orig="Seale">Seal</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> lend your <reg orig="Highnesse">Highness</reg>

              An hundred pound: I hearing <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> my <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>

              Had need of money, and thinking you had <reg orig="knowne">known</reg> me,

              Would <reg orig="needes">needs</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> the bearer, force two hundred:

              The <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> should <reg orig="haue">have</reg> had three rather <reg orig="then">than</reg> <reg orig="faile">fail</reg>,

              I <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> this hand <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Besse</emph>, I am <reg orig="olde">old</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>

              A Haberdasher, and dwelling <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the <reg orig="Stockes">Stocks</reg>:

              <reg orig="VVhen">When</reg> thou seest money with thy Grace is scant,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> twice <reg orig="fiue">five</reg> hundred pound thou shalt not want.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">Upon</seg></reg> my bond.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">No</seg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="exclamation">no</seg> my <reg orig="Soueraigne">Sovereign</reg>,

              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> take thine <reg orig="owne">own</reg> word without <reg orig="skrip">scrip</reg> or <reg orig="scrowle">scroll</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Thankes">Thanks</reg> honest <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>, as I am true <reg orig="mayde">maid</reg>,

              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> see <reg orig="my selfe">myself</reg> 
              the money <reg orig="backe">back</reg> <reg orig="repayd">repaid</reg>:

              Thou without grudging lendest, thy Purse is free,

              Honest as <reg orig="plaine">plain</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AJ">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Suss.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              A true well meaning man I warrant him.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="E">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gresh:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Your <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg> <reg orig="promist">promised</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> the name

              
              <pb/>
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> my new Burse.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p><emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg>. A <reg orig="Herauld">Herald</reg> and a Trumpet.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AB">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              A <reg orig="Herauld">Herald</reg> and a Trumpet.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>A florish here.</stage>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Proclaime">Proclaim</reg> through <reg orig="euerie">every</reg> high street of this <reg orig="citie">city</reg>,

              This place <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> longer <reg orig="cal'd">called</reg> a Burse,

              But since the <reg orig="building's">building is</reg> stately, <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> and strange,

              Be it <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="euer">ever</reg> <reg orig="cal'd">called</reg>, the <reg orig="Royall">Royal</reg> Exchange.


              
              And <reg orig="whil'st">whilst</reg> this voice <reg orig="flyes">flies</reg> through the <reg orig="citie">city</reg> forth-right,

              Arise Sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Thomas Gresham</emph> now a Knight.

              Be <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> Ambassadors conducted all

              <reg orig="Vnto">Unto</reg> their <reg orig="seuerall">several</reg> lodgings: this 23. of <reg orig="Ianuarie">January</reg>

              A thousand, <reg orig="fiue">five</reg> hundred, and <reg orig="seuentie">seventy</reg>, <emph rend="ITALIC">Elizabeth</emph>

              Christens this famous <reg orig="worke">work</reg>: now <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> Court

              Of <emph rend="ITALIC">Greenwich; Gresham</emph>, <reg orig="thankes">thanks</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> good <reg orig="cheere">cheer</reg>:

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> people, they <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> are <reg orig="deere">dear</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Nowell and Ladie Ramsie.</stage>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">La: Ram:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              What <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> you of my Husband master <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg>,

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Now:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              As of all men, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are <reg orig="mortall">mortal</reg>, made of clay,

              Now <reg orig="healthfull">healthful</reg>, now <reg orig="crasie">crazy</reg>; now <reg orig="sicke">sick</reg>, now well; 

              Now <reg orig="liue">live</reg>, now dead, and then <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg>, or hell.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">La. Ram:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              It <reg orig="cheer's">cheer is</reg> my heart, now <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his <reg orig="deepe">deep</reg> of <reg orig="sicknesse">sickness</reg>,

              He is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> charitable, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> well <reg orig="adicted">addicted</reg>

              <reg orig="Vnto">Unto</reg> the <reg orig="poore's">poor's</reg> <reg orig="reliefe">relief</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Now:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              It <reg orig="ioyes">joys</reg> me too:

              Great is the number of the rich <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="shew">show</reg>

              About the <reg orig="Citie">City</reg>, but of the charitable,

              There are but few.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">La. Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Amongst these, I hold old <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph> well <reg orig="deseru's">deserves</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> be <reg orig="ranckt">ranked</reg> <reg orig="equall">equal</reg> with the <reg orig="bountiful'st">bountifullest</reg>:

              He hath <reg orig="rais'd">raised</reg> many falling, but especially

              One master <emph rend="ITALIC">Rowland</emph>, one <reg orig="cal'd">called</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Tawnicote</emph>:

              But now an able Citizen late chosen

              A <reg orig="Maister">Master</reg> of the <reg orig="Hospitall">Hospital</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I know him well,

              A good sufficient man, and since he <reg orig="purchast">purchased</reg>?

              His <reg orig="Freedome">Freedom</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="Citie">City</reg> God hath <reg orig="blest">blessed</reg>

              His <reg orig="trauaile">travail</reg> with increase.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">La: Ram:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="knowne">known</reg> old <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>,

              
              <pb/>
              Sit with his neighbour <emph rend="ITALIC">Gunter</emph> a good man,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> Christs Church <reg orig="morne">morn</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="morne">morn</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> watch <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> couples

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> come there <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be married, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be

              Their common fathers, and <reg orig="giue">give</reg> them <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the Church,

              And some few Angels <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a dower <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> boot,

              Besides they two are <reg orig="cal'd">called</reg> the common <reg orig="Gossops">Gossips</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="witnesse">witness</reg> at the Funt <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <reg orig="mens">men's</reg> Children,

              Nor they refuse <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> their <reg orig="helpe">help</reg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> call,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> truth, <reg orig="they're">they are</reg> <reg orig="bountifull">bountiful</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> all.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Hobson.</stage>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Good morrow Master Doctor; my good <reg orig="Ladie">Lady</reg>!

              <reg orig="Bones a me">Bones'a'me</reg> woman, thou <reg orig="look'st">lookest</reg> sad <reg orig="to day">today</reg>,

              Thou hast not <reg orig="drunke">drunk</reg> a cup of <reg orig="sacke">sack</reg> this morning.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">La: Ram.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> been dealing of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="charitie">charity</reg>

              This morning, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> <reg orig="souldiers">soldiers</reg> such as want.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Gods blessing of your heart, need must be fed,

              Let <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> it <reg orig="giue">give</reg> the <reg orig="hungrie">hungry</reg> bread.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Rowland alias Tawnicote.</stage>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Where's">Where is</reg> master <emph rend="ITALIC">Hobson</emph>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              My new elected master of the <reg orig="Hospitall">Hospital</reg>,

              What hasty <reg orig="newes">news</reg> with you?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> sir, the <reg orig="loue">love</reg> I <reg orig="beare">bear</reg> you makes me <reg orig="charie">chary</reg>

              Of your good name, your <reg orig="credit's">credit is</reg> <reg orig="deere">dear</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me; 

              You <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> were <reg orig="condemn'd">condemned</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="any thing">anything</reg>,

              Since I had first acquaintance with your name; 

              As now you are, you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> done a deed this day,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> hath from you <reg orig="tane">taken</reg> all good thoughts away.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Where? <reg orig="bones a me">bones'a'me</reg> why? <reg orig="speake">speak</reg>, why?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              This day, you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="pursu'd">pursued</reg> the law <reg orig="seuerely">severely</reg>

              Against one <emph rend="ITALIC">Timothy</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> stole from you

              A hundred pound, and <reg orig="hee's">he is</reg> <reg orig="condemn'd">condemned</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> it,

              And this day he must die.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Bones man, <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> not <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              He is <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> this, <reg orig="halfe">half</reg> way <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> Tyburne gone; 

              The suit was followed <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Iohn Greshams</emph> name,

              How can you then avow you know it not?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hobs.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              A horse, a horse, cart-horse, <reg orig="mault">malt</reg> horse, anything

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="saue">save</reg> the knaues life, I protest, I <reg orig="sweare">swear</reg>

              This was the first time <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> I heard the <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>

              
              <pb/>
              Hath <reg orig="beene">been</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> any trouble, bones of <reg orig="mee">me</reg>,

              <reg orig="T'was">It was</reg> done without my knowledge.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Yong">Young</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his name <reg orig="pursude">pursued</reg> his life.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exit Hobson and Tawnicote.</stage>
          <sp who="D">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Hob.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              They are knaues both, a Horse,

              A hundred thousand pound cannot make a man:

              A hundred shall not hang one <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my <reg orig="meanes">means</reg>:

              Men are more worth <reg orig="then">than</reg> <reg orig="monie">money</reg> <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Rouland</emph>,

              Come <reg orig="helpe">help</reg> me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> a horse, the next I <reg orig="meete">meet</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="saue">save</reg> the <reg orig="knaue's">knave's</reg> life <reg orig="galloppes">gallops</reg> through the street.


              
            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Men are more worth <reg orig="then">than</reg> money, <reg orig="a">he</reg> <reg orig="say's">says</reg> true:

              <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> said <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> many but <reg orig="maintain'd">maintained</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> few.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              He is <reg orig="plaine">plain</reg> and honest, how many great professors

              <reg orig="Liue">Live</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this populous <reg orig="Cittie">City</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> make <reg orig="shew">show</reg>

              Of greater <reg orig="zeale">zeal</reg>, yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> not pay <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="deare">dear</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> a transgressors life: but few are found,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="saue">save</reg> a man would <reg orig="loose">lose</reg> a hundred pound.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Tawincote.</stage>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">So</seg> suddenly <reg orig="return'd">returned</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              He rid <reg orig="to">too</reg> fast <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> me he hath been at buffets

              With a <reg orig="poore">poor</reg> Collier, and <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> his horse,

              Is without saddle, bridle, <reg orig="bootes">boots</reg> or <reg orig="spurres">spurs</reg>,

              <reg orig="Gallop't">Galloped</reg> toward <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="S.">Saint</reg> <reg orig="Gyles">Giles</reg></emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              They <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> take him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a mad man.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="G">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Taw.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Als">All is</reg> one <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> him he <reg orig="doo's">does</reg> not stand <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> <reg orig="brauery">bravery</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">So</seg> he may <reg orig="doe">do</reg> men good, good deeds <reg orig="excell">excel</reg>:

              And though but homely done, may be done well:

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Heauen">Heaven</reg> prosper his intent: now <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Doctor,

              And <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Rouland</emph>, let me <reg orig="craue">crave</reg> your companies,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> see my crazy husband, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">who</seg> hath made you

              One of his executors, and would <reg orig="vse">use</reg> your <reg orig="paines">pains</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> these <reg orig="extreames">extremes</reg> of <reg orig="sickenesse">sickness</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I am <reg orig="pleas'd">pleased</reg>

              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> him <reg orig="phisicke">physic</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a <reg orig="soule">soul</reg> <reg orig="diseas'd">diseased</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter three Lords.</stage>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              You are an early riser, my good Lord,

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The blood of Youth <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="trafficks">traffics</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the court

              Must not be sluggish, your kind remembrance.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="W">
            <speaker>3.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              My very good Lord, <reg orig="wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg></reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> are stars 
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="waight">weight</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> the <reg orig="trayne">train</reg>

              
              <pb/>
              Of such a <emph rend="ITALIC">Cynthia</emph> <reg orig="vnder">under</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="liue">live</reg>

              Must not be <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Tarde">Tardy</reg></emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              You <reg orig="haue">have</reg> said true, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are starters <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> one <reg orig="houre">hour</reg>,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> attendance is <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="waight">weight</reg> one such a <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>,

              <reg orig="VVhose">Whose</reg> <reg orig="vertue">virtue</reg> all the world: but <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>

              <reg orig="VVhich"><seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">Which</seg></reg> <reg orig="euery">every</reg> tongue is glad <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> commune with,

              Since <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Monsiers">Monsieur's</reg></emph> first <reg orig="arriuall">arrival</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the land,

              The time <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> he was here, and the time since,

              <reg orig="VVhat">What</reg> <reg orig="royaltie">royalty</reg> hath <reg orig="beene">been</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> Englands Court,

              Both princely <reg orig="reuelling">revelling</reg>, and war-like sport.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Such sports <reg orig="doe">do</reg> fitly fit <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> Nation,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> <reg orig="forraine">foreign</reg> eyes beholding what <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> are,

              May rather <reg orig="seeke">seek</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> peace, <reg orig="then">than</reg> wish <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="warre">war</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="W">
            <speaker>3.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Heauen">Heaven</reg> <reg orig="blesse">bless</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Soueraigne">Sovereign</reg> from <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> foes intent,

              The peace <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg>, is <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="gouernment">government</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Doctor Parry.</stage>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Doctor <emph rend="ITALIC">Parry</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Good Morrow <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Doctor.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="W">
            <speaker>3.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              You are an early riser sir.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Y">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Doctor.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              My Lord, my Lord, my very good Lord.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              This Summer morning makes <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="couetous">covetous</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> take the profit of the pleasant <reg orig="ayre">air</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Y">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Doct.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> <reg orig="healthfull">healthful</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be stirring <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a Morning.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              It hath <reg orig="pleasde">pleased</reg> the <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="shew">show</reg> him many <reg orig="fauours">favours</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="W">
            <speaker>3.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              You say but right, and since his last disgrace,

              The cause <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> great it had surely <reg orig="touch't">touched</reg> his life,

              Had not the <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> <reg orig="beene">been</reg> gracious: he <reg orig="seemes">seems</reg> at Court

              A man more <reg orig="gratious">gracious</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Soueraignes">Sovereigns</reg> eye

              <reg orig="Then">Than</reg> greater <reg orig="subiects">subjects</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              She hath <reg orig="giuen">given</reg> him much preferment,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> greatest place <reg orig="grac't">graced</reg> him with conference:

              <reg orig="Ask't">Asked</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his absence, and indeed

              Made <reg orig="knowne">known</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> he is one <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> regard.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="W">
            <speaker>3.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              But did you <reg orig="neuer here">never hear</reg> the cause of his disgrace?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="W">
            <speaker>3.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              He did intend the murther of a Gentleman,

              One <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Hares</emph> here of the Inner Temple,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> far brought his purpose <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="effecte">effect</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Hare</emph> being <reg orig="priuate">private</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his Chamber,

              <reg orig="Hee">He</reg> watching as he thought fit time, broke <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> him.

              
              <pb/>
              But he assaulted <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, <reg orig="behau'd">behaved</reg> <reg orig="himselfe">himself</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> he did guard <reg orig="himselfe">himself</reg>, and <reg orig="attach't">attached</reg> him.

              From whence he was committed <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> <reg orig="New-gare">Newgate</reg>,

              And at the Sessions <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <reg orig="twelue">twelve</reg> honest men,

              Found guilty of <reg orig="Burglarie">Burglary</reg> and <reg orig="condemn'd">condemned</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> die:

              And had <reg orig="di'd">died</reg>, had <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> Grace not <reg orig="pardon'd">pardoned</reg> him.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Shee">She</reg> is a gracious <reg orig="Princesse">Princess</reg> <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> all,

              Many <reg orig="shee">she</reg> raiseth, wisheth none should fall.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Fie <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Doctor,

              Your face <reg orig="beares">bears</reg> not the <reg orig="habite">habit</reg> it was wont,

              And your discourse is altered, <reg orig="what's">what is</reg> the matter?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Y">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Doct.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And if my brow be sad or my face pale,

              They <reg orig="doe">do</reg> belie my heart, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> I am merry.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Men <reg orig="beeing">being</reg> as you are, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> great <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> grace

              With such a <reg orig="royall">royal</reg> <reg orig="Princesse">Princess</reg>, <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> reason.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter a Gentleman.</stage>
          <sp who="AE">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gent.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Roome">Room</reg> Gentlemen <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> my <reg orig="L">Lord</reg>. high Steward.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter the Earle of Lecester, all the Lords
flocke after him, & exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Manet Parry.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Gen.</stage>
          <sp who="Y">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Doct.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The <reg orig="discontend">discontent</reg> desire <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be alone,

              My wishes are made <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> they are gone.

              Here are <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> blabs but this, and this one <reg orig="clocke">clock</reg>

              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> from going with a double <reg orig="locke">lock</reg>:

              Yet it <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> strike, this day it must be done.

              What must be done? what must this engine <reg orig="doe">do</reg>?

              A deed of treason hath <reg orig="prepar'd">prepared</reg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg> too.

              These too, these too, why they had life <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>,

              And shall these two kill their <reg orig="deliuerer">deliverer</reg>?

              The life <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> makes me rise? these once my <reg orig="sinne">sin</reg>

              Had forfeited, <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="mercie">mercy</reg> <reg orig="pardon'd">pardoned</reg> me:

              I had <reg orig="beene">been</reg> eaten <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> with <reg orig="wormes">worms</reg> ere this,

              Had not <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="mercie">mercy</reg> <reg orig="giuen">given</reg> a life <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> this:

              And yet these hands if I <reg orig="performe">perform</reg> my <reg orig="oth">oath</reg>,

              Must kill <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> life, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="gaue">gave</reg> a life <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> both.

              I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="tane">taken</reg> the Sacrament <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="doo't">do it</reg>, <reg orig="confe'rd">conferred</reg>

              <reg orig="VVith">With</reg> Cardinal <emph rend="ITALIC">Cemo</emph> about it, and <reg orig="receiu'd">received</reg>

              Full absolution from his <reg orig="Holynes">Holiness</reg>,

              
              <pb/>
              <reg orig="Beene">Been</reg> satisfied <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> many holy fathers,

              During my <reg orig="trauels">travels</reg> both <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> France and <reg orig="Italie">Italy</reg>,

              The deed is <reg orig="iust">just</reg> and meritorious,

              And yet I am troubled when I <reg orig="doe">do</reg> remember

              The <reg orig="excellencie">excellency</reg> of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg>,

              And I would <reg orig="faine">fain</reg> desist, but <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> I know

              How many <reg orig="vowes">vows</reg> of mine are gone <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg>,

              My letters and my promises <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> earth,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> holy fathers and <reg orig="graue">grave</reg> <reg orig="Catholikes">Catholics</reg>:

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> I would <reg orig="doo't">do it</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> good of <reg orig="Catholicks">Catholics</reg>.

              Then <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the Garden where this day <reg orig="shee">she</reg> <reg orig="walkes">walks</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">Her</seg> graces I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> cast behind mine eyes,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> a <reg orig="subiects">subject's</reg> hand, a <reg orig="Soueraigne">Sovereign</reg> <reg orig="dyes">dies</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exit Gent.</stage>
          <sp who="AE">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Gent.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Cleare">Clear</reg> the way Gentlemen <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>:

              Masters Doctor <emph rend="ITALIC">Parry</emph>.


              
            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Y">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Doct.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              O, let me see a difference <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this man!

              Before this <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> (<seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> I am come <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> kill)

              <reg orig="Shew'd">Showed</reg> me the gracious eye of <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> respect,

              And <reg orig="gaue">gave</reg> me countenance <reg orig="mong'st">amongst</reg> greatest <reg orig="Earles">Earls</reg>; 

              This man was forwarder <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> thrust me forth,

              <reg orig="Then">Than</reg> now he is humble <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> accept me <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg>.

              If then <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> Grace hath <reg orig="honour'd">honoured</reg> me <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much,

              How can this hand <reg orig="giue">give</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> a treacherous touch?

              The Trumpets <reg orig="speake">speak</reg>, <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg> what shall I <reg orig="doe">do</reg>?

              <reg orig="Euen">Even</reg> what hell, <reg orig="&">and</reg> <reg orig="mydam'd">my damned</reg> heart 
              <reg orig="shal">shall</reg> thrust me <reg orig="too"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">to</seg></reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Queen, Lecester, and Lords.</stage>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Faire">Fair</reg> day my Lords, you are all <reg orig="Larkes">Larks</reg> this morning,

              <reg orig="Vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">Up</seg></reg> with the <reg orig="Sunne">Sun</reg>, you are stirring <reg orig="earely">early</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AB">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lecest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVe"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg></reg> are all <reg orig="subiects">subjects</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your <reg orig="Soueraignes">Sovereign's</reg> light.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> you call <reg orig="dutie">duty</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> accept as <reg orig="loue">love</reg>,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> you, nay <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> you all; 

              <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> one, but <reg orig="tis">it is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="generall">general</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AB">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> would <reg orig="walke">walk</reg> apart, <reg orig="forbeare">forbear</reg> my Lords.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Y">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Doct.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Now, what makes me shake?

              <reg orig="Doe">Do</reg> Angels guard <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>, or doth <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg> partake

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">Her</seg> refuge?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queene.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> such a Garden may a <reg orig="Soueraigne">Sovereign</reg>,

              Be taught <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="louing">loving</reg> <reg orig="subiects">subjects</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="maintaine">maintain</reg>; 

              
              <pb/>
              Each Plant <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> his nature and his worth,

              <reg orig="Hauing">Having</reg> full cherishing, it springeth <reg orig="foorth">forth</reg>,

              <reg orig="Weedes">Weeds</reg> must <reg orig="bee">be</reg> weeded out, yet weeded <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>,

              Till they <reg orig="doe">do</reg> hurt, let them <reg orig="a"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg></reg> Gods name grow.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Y">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Doct.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Now <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg></emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>He offers to shoote.</stage>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVho's"><seg type="homograph" subtype="interrogative">Who</seg> is</reg> there, my kind friend <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Doctor <emph rend="ITALIC">Parry</emph>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Y">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Doct.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              My most dread <reg orig="Soueraigne">Sovereign</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVhy">Why</reg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you tremble <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Doctor? 
              <reg orig="haue">have</reg> you any sure <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg>?

              Shake not at <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Subiects">Subjects</reg> <reg orig="loue">love</reg>,

              Or <reg orig="doos">does</reg> thy face <reg orig="shew">show</reg> <reg orig="signes">signs</reg> of discontent

              Through any <reg orig="heauie">heavy</reg> want oppresseth thee?

              Though at <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> Court of <reg orig="Greene-wich">Greenwich</reg> thou wert <reg orig="crost">crossed</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">In</seg> suing <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be Master of Saint <reg orig="Katherines">Catherine's</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> thee good <reg orig="seeke">seek</reg> out a better place,

              <reg orig="Shee'le">She <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> thee <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>, the <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> hath <reg orig="giuen">given</reg> thee grace.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Y">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Doct.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I know your <reg orig="loue">love</reg> dread <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>: Now.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Doctor, about the <reg orig="talke">talk</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> had together,

              Of English <reg orig="Fugitiues">Fugitives</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="seeke">seek</reg> my life:

              You told <reg orig="mee">me</reg> of them I am beholding <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Y">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Doct.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I did <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> more <reg orig="then">than</reg> <reg orig="dutie">duty</reg>: O <reg orig="happie">happy</reg> time!

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> they still persist? <reg orig="doe">do</reg> they desire my blood?

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> wake when I should <reg orig="sleepe">sleep</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> them good.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Y">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Doct.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Madam.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              O my maker! <emph rend="ITALIC">Parry</emph>, <reg orig="Villaine">Villain</reg>, <reg orig="Traitour">Traitor</reg>,

              <reg orig="VVhat doost">What dost</reg> thou with <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <reg orig="Dagge">Dag</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Y">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Doct.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Pardon dread <reg orig="Soueraigne">Sovereign</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Pardon thou <reg orig="villaine">villain</reg>, <reg orig="shewes">shows</reg> thou art a <reg orig="Traitour">Traitor</reg>,

              Treason my Lords, Treason.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter the Lords.</stage>
          <sp who="AB">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Ha, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the <reg orig="ble'st">bluest</reg> place of <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg>, treason <reg orig="&">and</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> <reg orig="neere">near</reg>?

              A <reg orig="Traitour">Traitor</reg> with a <reg orig="Dagge">Dag</reg>, Gods holy mother.

              Lords guard the <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>: are you not frighted Madam?

              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> play the Sergeant <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> arrest the wretch.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Be not <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> rash good Lecester, <reg orig="hee's">he is</reg> dead already,

              <reg orig="Stucke">Stuck</reg> with <reg orig="remorce">remorse</reg> of <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> he was come <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg>:

              Pray let me <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> with him. Say <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. Doctor,

              Wherein <reg orig="haue">have</reg> I <reg orig="deseru'd">deserved</reg> an ill of you,

              <reg orig="Vnlesse">Unless</reg> it were an ill <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> pardoning you.

              What <reg orig="haue">have</reg> I done toward you <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="seeke">seek</reg> my life,

              
              <pb/>
              <reg orig="Vnlesse">Unless</reg> it were <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> taking you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> grace.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="Y">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Doct.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Mercie">Mercy</reg> dread <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> my God, I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="mercie">mercy</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> remit

              A greater <reg orig="sinne">sin</reg>, if you repent <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> it.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Arise.</stage>
          <sp who="AB">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lacest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              My Lords what <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you <reg orig="meane">mean</reg>, take hence <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> villain,

              Let <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> alone, <reg orig="sheele">she <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> pardon him <reg orig="againe">again</reg>.

              Good <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> know you are too <reg orig="mercifull">merciful</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> <reg orig="deale">deal</reg> with <reg orig="Traitours">Traitors</reg> of this monstrous <reg orig="kinde">kind</reg>.

              Away with him <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the tower, then <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> death,

              A <reg orig="Tratours">Traitor's</reg> death, shall such a <reg orig="Traitour">Traitor</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> <reg orig="seekes">seeks</reg> his <reg orig="Soueraignes">Sovereign's</reg> life <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> did him <reg orig="saue">save</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queene.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Good <emph rend="ITALIC">Lecester</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AB">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Good <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> you must be <reg orig="rul'd">ruled</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Iacke Gresham.</stage>
          <stage>Enter 2: Creditors.</stage>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Nay sfoote <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Iacke">Jack</reg></emph>, hold <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">on</seg> thy resolution: they say, <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg>

                may happen <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> one <reg orig="houre">hour</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> happens not <reg orig="againe">again</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="7.">seven</reg> <reg orig="yeare">year</reg>,

                and I should chance <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> take <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the right <reg orig="vaine">vain</reg>, and she kindly

                bestow <reg orig="her selfe vpon">herself <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> me, why then <reg orig="there's">there is</reg> a man made from

                nothing, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> before God I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> spent all and am not worth 

                <reg orig="any thing">anything</reg>, and indeed <reg orig="vnlesse">unless</reg> this same 
                good old <reg orig="Ladie">Lady</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Ramsie</emph> take

                some <reg orig="pitie">pity</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> me <reg orig="&">and</reg> take me <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> better <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> worse, God <reg orig="knowes">knows</reg>

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> of the two Counters I shall <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> my next Christmas

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg>, but <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> this hand if <reg orig="shee">she</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> accept of <reg orig="mee">me</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> this miserable

                estate <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> I am <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> now, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> before God, I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> neither money

                nor <reg orig="credite">credit</reg>, as I am an honest man, and <reg orig="thats"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is</reg> more I am <reg orig="fear'd">feared</reg>,

                <reg orig="then">than</reg> any man <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="beleeue">believe</reg> of <reg orig="mee, ile">me, I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="forsweare">forswear</reg> all women but

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>, <reg orig="&">and</reg> <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not <reg orig="kisse">kiss</reg> any of my neighbours <reg orig="wiues">wives</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a <reg orig="kingdome">kingdom</reg>.

                <reg orig="heres">here is</reg> the house,<reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> knock at the <reg orig="doore">door</reg>: 
                
                what <reg orig="shal">shall</reg> I <reg orig="doo't">do it</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the

                <reg orig="Cauellere">Cavalier</reg> humour, with whose within there Ho, or <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="Puritane">Puritan</reg>

                humour, with <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> your <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> good brother: faith <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> neither,

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the one I shall be taken <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> a <reg orig="swaggring">swaggering</reg> <reg orig="knaue">knave</reg>, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the

                other <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be an <reg orig="hypocriticall">hypocritical</reg> <reg orig="foole">fool</reg>: but honest <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Iacke">Jack</reg></emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> thine own

                honest humour <reg orig="plaine">plain</reg> <reg orig="dealing's">dealing is</reg> a <reg orig="Iewel">Jewel</reg>, and I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="vs'd">used</reg> it <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> long

                I am next <reg orig="doore">door</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> a <reg orig="begger">beggar</reg>.


                But Gods precious, what a plague make these here? these 2.

                are two of my Creditors, I must <reg orig="stoppe">stop</reg> their <reg orig="mouthes">mouths</reg>, fleet them

                from hence, or all the fats <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the fire.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph>, you are well met.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                I hope Gentlemen you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> say <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> anon. But you are

                alone, are you not?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Alone <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph>, why <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you <reg orig="aske">ask</reg>?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                A man hath reason <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="aske">ask</reg>, <reg orig="beeing">being</reg> as I am, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="neuer">never</reg>

                seeth his Creditors, but is a <reg orig="feard">feared</reg> of the Catch-pole. But you are

                kind my friends, and I <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> you, you <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="beare">bear</reg> with me.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="I">Aye</reg> but <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Gresham</emph>, a man may <reg orig="beare">bear</reg> till his <reg orig="backe">back</reg> <reg orig="breake">break</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="I">Aye</reg>, Porters may; but you, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> are <reg orig="sustantiall">substantial</reg> honest <reg orig="Cittizens">Citizens</reg>,

                there is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="feare">fear</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be made of your breaking, you know

                <reg orig="there's">there is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> man <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> low but God can raise him; and though I am

                now out at <reg orig="heeles">heels</reg>, or <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> as you <reg orig="thinke">think</reg>, I am <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the way of preferment,

                <reg orig="&">and</reg> hope <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be able <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> pay <reg orig="euery">every</reg> man within this <reg orig="houre">hour</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> should be glad <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> see it.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                But how pray Sir?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                How? why very easily, if I can <reg orig="compasse">compass</reg> it: The truth is,

                though you would <reg orig="litle">little</reg> <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> it, I am a <reg orig="sutor">suitor</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> my <reg orig="L">Lord</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">Ramsey</emph>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                But I dare <reg orig="sware">swear</reg> she is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="suter">suitor</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter Lady Ramsie, and D. Nowel.</stage>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Why <reg orig="that's"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> is</reg> true too; <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> if <reg orig="shee">she</reg> 
                were a <reg orig="Suter">Suitor</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="mee">me</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg>

                should be man and wife straight <reg orig="&">and</reg> you should <reg orig="haue">have</reg> your money

                within this <reg orig="halfe">half</reg> <reg orig="houre">hour</reg>. But <reg orig="looke">look</reg>, <reg orig="looke">look</reg> where <reg orig="shee">she</reg> comes: as

                you are good-men mum, patience and pray <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> my proceedings:

                If I do speed as I am partly <reg orig="perswaded">persuaded</reg>, you shall <reg orig="haue">have</reg> your own

                with the <reg orig="aduantage">advantage</reg>, if I should be <reg orig="crost">crossed</reg> you know the worst, forbearance

                is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="acquitance">acquittance</reg>: but mum, if it <reg orig="prooue">prove</reg> a match <reg orig="&">and</reg> any

                of you should chance <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the Counter, you know my marriage

                being <reg orig="spred">spread</reg>, my word <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> be currant, then mum.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Madam you are welcome into Lumber-street.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                I <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> your <reg orig="curtesie">courtesy</reg>, good <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                See how fortunately all things chance, if it happen as I

                hope it <reg orig="wil"><seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg>, she taking a liking <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me, here is a Priest 
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> marry <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg>

                presently Madam.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Would you any <reg orig="busines">business</reg> with me sir?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Faith Lady necessary <reg orig="busines">business</reg>, <reg orig="&">and</reg> not <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> go far about the

                bush, I am come <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be a <reg orig="Suter">Suitor</reg> <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> you, <reg orig="&">and</reg> you know the fashion

                of <reg orig="yong">young</reg> men when they come <reg orig="a woing">a-wooing</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> ancient <reg orig="widowes">widows</reg>, the

                way <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> speed is <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> begin thus.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">La:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                You are very forward sir.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                You would say <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg> Lady if you knew how forward I would

                be: but Madam you are rich, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my Troth I am very <reg orig="poore">poor</reg>,

                and I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> been as a man should say <reg orig="starke">stark</reg> naught: but <reg orig="hee">he</reg> goes

                
                <pb/>
                <reg orig="faire">fair</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> <reg orig="turnes">turns</reg>, and if now I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a desire <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> mend <reg orig="&">and</reg> being

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> good a way, you know how <reg orig="vncharitable">uncharitable</reg> it were <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> you

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> put <reg orig="mee">me</reg> out of it, you may make an honest man of <reg orig="mee">me</reg>, if

                it, please you and when thou hast made <reg orig="mee">me</reg> one, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my Troth

                <emph rend="ITALIC">Mall</emph> <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="keepe">keep</reg> <reg orig="my selfe">myself</reg>, 
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> I am a Gentle man both <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the fathers

                side and mothers side, and though I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> not the <reg orig="mucke">muck</reg> of

                the world I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> a great <reg orig="deale">deal</reg> of good <reg orig="Loue">Love</reg>, and I <reg orig="prethee">prithee</reg> accept

                of it.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="M">Master</reg> <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg>.

              <reg orig="Doe">Do</reg> you know this <reg orig="Gentlemans">Gentleman's</reg> <reg orig="businesse">business</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Not I, <reg orig="beleeue">believe</reg> me Madam.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                I shall <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> sure: why <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> tell you Sir, my Lady here

                is a comely, ancient, rich widow, <reg orig="&">and</reg> I am a honest, <reg orig="propper">proper</reg>, <reg orig="poore">poor</reg>

                young man, <reg orig="remembring">remembering</reg> <reg orig="stil">still</reg> I am a Gentleman, now what good

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> riches may <reg orig="doe">do</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">her</seg> <reg orig="pouertie">poverty</reg>, your <reg orig="grauetie">gravity</reg> may <reg orig="gesse">guess</reg>: <reg orig="saue">save</reg>

                a <reg orig="soule">soul</reg> perhaps <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg>, <reg orig="looke">look</reg> you sir, it is but <reg orig="giuing">giving</reg> my

                hand into hers, and hers into mine: <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg>, I protest before

                God <reg orig="shee">she</reg> hath my heart already, and with some three or <reg orig="foure">four</reg>

                words <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">which</seg> I know you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> rote, make <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> two my <reg orig="Ladie">Lady</reg>

                and I, one till death <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> depart.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                This Gentleman thinks <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be a matter of nothing.

                But <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you <reg orig="loue">love</reg> me as you <reg orig="doe">do</reg> protest?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Loue">Love</reg> you Madam <reg orig="loue">love</reg> you <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> this hand: I shall <reg orig="haue">have</reg>

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg> sure, friends you see how the <reg orig="businesse">business</reg> goes forward, bring

                me your <reg orig="billes">bills</reg> <reg orig="tomorow">tomorrow</reg> morning or <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> the hope <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> I <reg orig="haue">have</reg>,

                you may <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> them with me, I shall be able <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> discharge; Ha,

                ha, <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Iacke">Jack</reg></emph>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ladie.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                How <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> you <reg orig="maintaine">maintain</reg> me Sir, if I should marry

                you?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Maintaine">Maintain</reg>, what needst thou <reg orig="aske">ask</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> question?

                <reg orig="Foote">Foot</reg> thou hast maintenance <reg orig="ynough">enough</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> thee and I rod.

                If I should marry you. Friends, you see how it goes now, <reg orig="to morrow">tomorrow</reg>

                within an <reg orig="houre">hour</reg> after I am married, I must take the <reg orig="vpper">upper</reg>

                hand of my <reg orig="Vncle">Uncle</reg>, and the next Sunday I <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> was scarce worthy

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> fit <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="Belferie">Belfry</reg>, the Church-wardens fetch me, and seat me

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the <reg orig="Chauncell">Chancel</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="M">Master</reg> <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg>, I protest, I protest, <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> since I was widow,

              <reg orig="Neuer">Never</reg> did man make <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much <reg orig="loue">love</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me.

              
              <pb/>
              Sir <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, I am much beholding <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> you.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ioh.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Doe">Do</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Mall</emph>, <reg orig="prethee">prithee</reg> 
                <reg orig="doe">do</reg> not <reg orig="thinke">think</reg> it <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">so</seg>, be chosen one of

                the common <reg orig="Counsell">Counsel</reg>, or one of the Masters of the <reg orig="Hospitall">Hospital</reg>,

                <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">so</seg> perhaps I shall <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> become it, <reg orig="marrie">marry</reg> if I should <reg orig="bee">be</reg> chosen

                one of the <reg orig="Maisters">Masters</reg> of Bridewell, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> some of my old acquaintance; 

                fut, I would take it <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> me, vice must be corrected, vice

                must be corrected.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">La: Ram:</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Fill me a large cup full of Hippocrist,

              And bring me hither 20.li. <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> gold.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                And one of your husbands <reg orig="Liuery">Livery</reg> <reg orig="Gownes">Gowns</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">so</seg> now

                you trouble <reg orig="your selfe">yourself</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> much, 
                <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> gold is <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> contract <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="withall">withal</reg>:

                a simple morning: Friends, you cannot beat me <reg orig="downe">down</reg> with

                your <reg orig="bils">bills</reg>. <reg orig="M">Master</reg>. <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg> of <reg orig="Poules">Paul's</reg> I pray you stay and dine with me

                you shall not say <reg orig="mee">me</reg> nay, the <reg orig="oftner">oftener</reg> you come, the more welcome.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="H">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Now.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              You are merry sir.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> God, and all the world may see I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> other cause,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">That</seg> I am likely <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbDegree">so</seg> well bestowed.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Sir, you shall not say the <reg orig="loue">love</reg> you <reg orig="shew'd">showed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> me,

              Was <reg orig="entertain'd">entertained</reg> but with kind <reg orig="curtesie">courtesy</reg>:

              This <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your <reg orig="loue">love</reg>, <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> your health I <reg orig="drinke">drink</reg>.

              Pledge me.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              I <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> my <reg orig="Torth">Troth</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Mall</emph> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> I, <reg orig="weare">wear</reg> it as <reg orig="deepe">deep</reg> as a well.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ladie.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Now <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your <reg orig="paines">pains</reg> there is <reg orig="twentie">twenty</reg> pound <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> gold.

              Nay, take the <reg orig="Cuppe">Cup</reg> too sir, thanks <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> your <reg orig="loue">love</reg>:

              And were my <reg orig="thought's">thoughts</reg> bent <reg orig="vnto">unto</reg> marriage,

              I rather would with you <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="seeme">seem</reg> thus wild,

              <reg orig="Then">Than</reg> one <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> hath worse thoughts and <reg orig="seemes">seems</reg> <reg orig="moe">more</reg> mild.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Foote">Foot</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> you not <reg orig="haue">have</reg> me then?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Yes, when I <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> marry <reg orig="any one">anyone</reg>,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> not whilst I <reg orig="liue">live</reg>,

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                See how a man may <reg orig="bee">be</reg> <reg orig="deceiued">deceived</reg>. I thought I should

                <reg orig="haue beene">have been</reg> suit <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> this time well, though I shall not <reg orig="haue">have</reg> you,

                I shall <reg orig="haue">have</reg> this with a good <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">will</seg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Ladie.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="Withall">Withal</reg> my heart, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the <reg orig="Loue">Love</reg> you <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="showne">shown</reg>,

                Wish it <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="thriue">thrive</reg> with you <reg orig="euen">even</reg> as mine <reg orig="owne">own</reg>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="To Morrow">tomorrow</reg> shall <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> attend your worship.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Sir <reg orig="her's">here is</reg> my <reg orig="biff">bill</reg>, it comes <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="twentie">twenty</reg> pound.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <pb/>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Friends, <emph rend="ITALIC">Ploydens</emph> <reg orig="Prouerbe">Proverb</reg>. <emph rend="ITALIC">The Case is altered</emph>: and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg>

                my troth I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> <reg orig="learn'd">learned</reg> you a Lesson, <emph rend="ITALIC">Forbearance is <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> Acquittance</emph>.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                <reg orig="VVhat">What</reg> men are these?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                Faith Madam, men <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> my hand, though not <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg>

                my honesty, yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> the money <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> I owe them.

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              What doth he owe you?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="V">
            <speaker>1.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Fiftie">Fifty</reg> pound, <reg orig="Madame">Madam</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              What you?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="U">
            <speaker>2.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              A hundred <reg orig="Markes">Marks</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="J">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lady.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> pay you both: and sir <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> you good,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> all your Creditors <reg orig="Ile doe">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> do</reg> the <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">like</seg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="C">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Iohn.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="That's"><seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">That</seg> is</reg> said <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> a <reg orig="kinde">kind</reg> wench,

              And though <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="neuer">never</reg> meet <reg orig="againe">again</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> one <reg orig="Busse">Buss</reg> more at parting:

              And now I faith I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> all my <reg orig="wilde">wild</reg> <reg orig="oates">oats</reg> <reg orig="sowen">sown</reg>,

              And if I can grow rich <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the <reg orig="helpe">help</reg> of this,

              <reg orig="Ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> say I rose <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> Lady <emph rend="ITALIC">Ramsies</emph> <reg orig="kisse">kiss</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
          <stage>Apeale of Chambers.</stage>
          <stage>Enter Queene, Hunsdon, Lecester, Drum,
Colours, and Souldiers.</stage>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queene.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              
                A stand there Lords, Whence comes this sound of

                shot?

              

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AB">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Lest.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Please it your <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg>, <reg orig="t'is">it is</reg> thought the Fleet

              Lately <reg orig="discouered">discovered</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> your <reg orig="Subiect">Subject</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Flemming</emph>,

              Riding along the Coasts of <emph rend="ITALIC">France</emph> and <emph rend="ITALIC">Dunkerke</emph>,

              Is met and fought with <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> your <reg orig="Admirall">Admiral</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Heauen">Heaven</reg> prosper his proceedings; <reg orig="harke">hark</reg> my Lords,

              <reg orig="Stil">Still</reg> it increaseth: <reg orig="Oh">O</reg> had God and Nature,

              <reg orig="Giuen">Given</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> proportion man-like <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> mind,

              <reg orig="VVee'd"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">We</seg> would</reg> not stand here <reg orig="fenc't">fenced</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a wall of <reg orig="Armes">Arms</reg>,

              But <reg orig="haue beene">have been</reg> present <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> these Sea <reg orig="alarmes">alarms</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AK">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Huns.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Your <reg orig="royall">royal</reg> resolution, hath created

              
              <pb/>
              New spirits <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> your <reg orig="souldiers">soldiers'</reg> <reg orig="brests">breasts</reg>, and made

              Of one man three.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter a Post.</stage>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Make way there, <reg orig="whats">what is</reg> the <reg orig="newes">news</reg>,

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AL">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Post.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Your <reg orig="Royall">Royal</reg> Fleet bids <reg orig="battel">battle</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the Spaniards,

              <reg orig="VVhose">Whose</reg> number with the <reg orig="aduantage">advantage</reg> of the wind,

              <reg orig="Giues">Gives</reg> them great <reg orig="oddes">odds</reg> but the <reg orig="vndaunted">undaunted</reg> worth,

              And well <reg orig="knowne">known</reg> valour of your <reg orig="Admirall">Admiral</reg>,

              Sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Francis Drake</emph>, and <emph rend="ITALIC">Martin Furbisher</emph>

              <reg orig="Giues">Gives</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">us</seg></reg> assured hope of <reg orig="victorie">victory</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVhere">Where</reg> did the <reg orig="royall">royal</reg> <reg orig="Nauies">Navies</reg> first <reg orig="incounter">encounter</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AL">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Post.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              From <reg orig="Douer">Dover</reg> <reg orig="Cliffes">Cliffs</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> might <reg orig="discerne">discern</reg> them <reg orig="ioyne">join</reg>,

              But such a cloud of smoke <reg orig="inuiron'd">environed</reg> them,

              <reg orig="VVe"><seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">We</seg></reg> could <reg orig="discouer">discover</reg> <reg orig="nought">naught</reg> of their proceedings:

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> the great Spanish Fleet had wind and Tide,

              God and good hearts stand <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> your Graces side.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Ther's">There is</reg> <corr sic="fot"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg></corr> thy <reg orig="newes">news</reg>: he <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> first lent me breath,

              Stand <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the right of <reg orig="wrong'd">wronged</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Elizabeth</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="X">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Omnes.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              God and his Angels, <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Elizabeth</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>Enter another Poste.</stage>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Welcome <reg orig="a"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg></reg> Gods name, <reg orig="what's">what is</reg> the <reg orig="newes">news</reg> my friend,

              Alas, good man: his <reg orig="lookes">looks</reg> <reg orig="speakes">speaks</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> his tongue.

              How stands the sea-fight.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AL">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Post.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Much contrarious.

              The Spanish Fleet cast <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> a warlike <reg orig="Ranke">Rank</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">Like</seg> a <reg orig="halfe">half</reg> <reg orig="Moone">Moon</reg>, or <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> a full bent bow,

              Wait <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="aduantage">advantage</reg>: when amongst the rest

              Sir <emph rend="ITALIC">Martin Furbisher</emph> blinded with smoke,

              And <reg orig="fir'd">fired</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> heart with emulating honour,

              <reg orig="Gaue">Gave</reg> the proud Spaniard a broad side of shot:

              But being within the <reg orig="compasse">compass</reg> of their danger,

              The distant corners of the <reg orig="gripled">grippled</reg> Fleet

              Circled him round: this valiant <emph rend="ITALIC">Furbisher</emph>,

              With all his <reg orig="braue">brave</reg> and gallant followers,

              Are <reg orig="foulded">folded</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="deaths">death's</reg> <reg orig="armes">arms</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              If he <reg orig="Surviue">Survive</reg>,

              He shall be nobly ransomed: If he die,

              He <reg orig="liues">lives</reg> an honour <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> his Nation,

              
              <pb/>
              How fares <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Admirall">Admiral</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AL">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Post.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Brauely">Bravely</reg> he sights,

              Directs with <reg orig="iudgement">judgment</reg> and with <reg orig="heedfull">heedful</reg> care,

              Offends the Foe: England <reg orig="nere">never</reg> bred

              Men <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> at sea fight better managed.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              It cheers my blood and if my God be pleased

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> some <reg orig="neclected">neglected</reg> <reg orig="dutie">duty</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="our selfe">ourself</reg>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> punish <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> with <reg orig="losse">loss</reg> of them at sea,

              His <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">will</seg> be done: yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> pray <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> them.

              If they <reg orig="returne">return</reg>, <reg orig="our selfe">ourself</reg>: <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be the first

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">Will</seg> bid them welcome; what <reg orig="sayes">says</reg> valiant <emph rend="ITALIC">Lecester</emph>?

              Thou wilt not <reg orig="leaue">leave</reg> me wilt thou dost thou <reg orig="looke">look</reg> pale?

              What <reg orig="sayes">says</reg> <reg orig="olde">old</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Hunsdon</emph>? nay <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="speake">speak</reg> thy part,

              Thy hand old Lord, I am sure I <reg orig="haue">have</reg> thy heart.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AK">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Huns.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Both hand and <reg orig="hart">heart</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>A noyce within crying a Furbisher.
Enter a Captaine.</stage>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Then let both heart and hand,

              Be <reg orig="brauely">bravely</reg> <reg orig="vs'd">used</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> honour of <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> Land.

              Before thou speakest take <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> if he be dead,

              A <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> see his <reg orig="Funerall">Funeral</reg> honoured.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AN">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Cap.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="VVhen">When</reg> the foes ships

              Had <reg orig="grasp't">grasped</reg> his ships within a steely girdle,

              The valiant <reg orig="Captaine">Captain</reg> <reg orig="ouer-charg'd">overcharged</reg> with <seg type="homograph" subtype="personalPronoun">her</seg>,

              <reg orig="Hauing">Having</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="roome">room</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="cowardize">cowardice</reg> or <reg orig="feare">fear</reg>,

              <reg orig="Gaue">Gave</reg> all his ordinance a gallant charge,

              <reg orig="Cheer'd">Cheered</reg> <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> his <reg orig="souldiers">soldiers</reg>, <reg orig="man'd">manned</reg> <reg orig="vp"><seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">up</seg></reg> his fights,

              And standing bare-head, <reg orig="brauely">bravely</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">on</seg> the <reg orig="decke">deck</reg>,

              When dangerous shot as <reg orig="thicke">thick</reg> as April <reg orig="haile">hail</reg>

              <reg orig="Dropt">Dropped</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> his <reg orig="eares">ears</reg>, he <reg orig="waued">waved</reg> his war-like sword,

              And with a bold defiance <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the foe.

              The watch-word <reg orig="giuen">given</reg>, his Ordinance let <reg orig="flie">fly</reg>

              <reg orig="VVith">With</reg> such a <reg orig="furie">fury</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> it broke their <reg orig="rankes">ranks</reg>,

              <reg orig="Shotter'd">Shottered</reg> their sides and made their war-like <reg orig="shippes">ships</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">Like</seg> drunkards <reg orig="reele">reel</reg>, and tumble side <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> side:

              But <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> conclude such was the <seg type="homograph" subtype="noun">will</seg> of <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg>,

              
              <pb/>
              The true spirit of <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> Gentle-man,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> being thought <reg orig="hopelesse">hopeless</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> be <reg orig="preserued">preserved</reg>,

              Yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="warres">wars</reg> despite and all the Spaniards <reg orig="scoffe">scoff</reg>,

              He brought his ship and <reg orig="souldiers">soldiers</reg> <reg orig="brauely">bravely</reg> off.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <stage>They march one way out, at the other doore enter
Sir Francis Drake with Colours, and
Ensignes taken from the
Spaniards.</stage>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Warres">War's</reg> <reg orig="spight">spite</reg> indeed, and <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="doe">do</reg> him right,

              The <reg orig="shippe">ship</reg> he <reg orig="sailde">sailed</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg>, fought <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">in</seg>, <reg orig="cal'd">called</reg> <reg orig="Warres">War's</reg> <reg orig="spight">spite</reg>.

              Now noble <reg orig="souldiers">soldiers</reg> <reg orig="rouze">rouse</reg> your hearts <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> me,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">To</seg> noble resolution: if any <reg orig="heere">here</reg>

              There be <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="loue">love</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> not, or harbour <reg orig="feare">fear</reg>; 

              <reg orig="Wee"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">We</seg></reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg> him <reg orig="libertie">liberty</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> leave <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Campe">Camp</reg>

              Without displeasure.

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">Our</seg> Armies <reg orig="royall">royal</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">so</seg> be <reg orig="equall">equal</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> hearts,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> with the meanest <reg orig="heere">here</reg> <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> spend my blood,

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">so</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> <reg orig="loose">lose</reg> it count my <reg orig="onely">only</reg> good.

              A March, <reg orig="laed">lead</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">on</seg>: <reg orig="wee'le"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> meet the worst can fall,

              A <reg orig="mayden">maiden</reg> <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg> be your <reg orig="Generall">General</reg>.


              
              <reg orig="VVhat">What</reg> <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> these <reg orig="Spannish">Spanish</reg> <reg orig="Ensiges">Ensigns</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the hands

              Of English <reg orig="Subiects">Subjects</reg>?

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AO">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Drake.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Honourable <reg orig="Queene">Queen</reg>,

              They <reg orig="shew">show</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">that</seg> Spaniards <reg orig="liues">lives</reg> are <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> the hands

              Of Englands <reg orig="Soueraigne">Sovereign</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queene.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Englands God be <reg orig="prais'd">praised</reg>

              But <reg orig="prethe">prithee</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Drake</emph>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">for</seg> well I <reg orig="knowne">known</reg> thy name,

              And <reg orig="ile">I <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> not be <reg orig="vnmindfull">unmindful</reg> of thy worth:

              <reg orig="Breefly">Briefly</reg> rehearse the danger of the battle,

              Till <emph rend="ITALIC">Furbisher</emph> was rescued <reg orig="wee haue"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> have</reg> heard.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="AO">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Drake.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              The danger after <seg type="homograph" subtype="demonstrative">that</seg> was worse than then:

              Valour a both sides <reg orig="stroue">strove</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> rise with honour,

              As is a <reg orig="paire">pair</reg> of <reg orig="Ballance">Balance</reg> once made <reg orig="euen">even</reg>,

              
              <pb/>
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverbManner">So</seg> stood the day, <reg orig="inclin'd">inclined</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> neither side:

              Sometimes <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="yeelded">yielded</reg>, but <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">like</seg> a <reg orig="Ramme">Ram</reg>

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">That</seg> makes <reg orig="returnement">returnment</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> redouble strength,

              Then <reg orig="forc't">forced</reg> them <reg orig="yeeld">yield</reg> when <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> Lord <reg orig="Admirall">Admiral</reg>

              Following the chase: <emph rend="ITALIC">Pedro</emph> their <reg orig="Admirall">Admiral</reg>,

              With many Knights and <reg orig="Captaines">Captains</reg> of account,

              <reg orig="VVere">Were</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> his noble deeds <reg orig="tane">taken</reg> prisoners,

              And <reg orig="vnder">under</reg> his Conduct are safely kept:

              And are <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> this time landed at <reg orig="S.">Saint</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Margrets">Margaret's</reg></emph>:

              From whence they <reg orig="meane">mean</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">to</seg> march along <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> land,

              And at <reg orig="S.">Saint</reg> <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="Iames">James</reg></emph> <reg orig="hee'le">he <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> greet your <reg orig="Maiestie">Majesty</reg>.

              These <reg orig="Spannish">Spanish</reg> <reg orig="Ensignes">Ensigns</reg> tokens of <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> Conquest,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">Our</seg> <reg orig="Captaines">Captains</reg> <reg orig="tooke">took</reg> from off their battered ships:

              Such as stood out <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">we</seg> <reg orig="sunke">sunk</reg>, such as submitted,

              Tasted <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">our</seg> English <reg orig="mercie">mercy</reg>, and <reg orig="suruiue">survive</reg>

              Vassals and prisoners <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> your <reg orig="Soueraigntie">Sovereignty</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Quee.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              Next <reg orig="vnder">under</reg> God, your <reg orig="valors">valours</reg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> the praise:

              <reg orig="Dismisse">Dismiss</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Campe">Camp</reg>, and tread a <reg orig="royall">royal</reg> March

              Towards <emph rend="ITALIC"><reg orig="S.">Saint</reg> <reg orig="Iames">James</reg></emph>, where <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="martiall">martial</reg> order

              <reg orig="Wee'le"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">We</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="meete">meet</reg> and parley <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> Lord <reg orig="Admirall">Admiral</reg>,

              And set a <reg orig="ransome">ransom</reg> of his Prisoners.

              As <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> those <reg orig="Ensignes">Ensigns</reg> see them safely kept,

              And <reg orig="giue">give</reg> <reg orig="commandement">commandment</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the <reg orig="Deane">Dean</reg> of <reg orig="Powles">Paul's</reg>,

              He not forget <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> his next learned Sermon,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="infinitive">To</seg> celebrate this conquest at <reg orig="Powles">Paul's</reg> <reg orig="Crosse">Cross</reg>:

              And <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> the Audience <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> name declare.

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">Our</seg> <reg orig="thankes">thanks</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">in</seg> <reg orig="vniuersall">universal</reg> Prayer:

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="conjunction">For</seg> <reg orig="tho">though</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> enemies be <reg orig="ouerthrowne">overthrown</reg>.

              <reg orig="Tis">It is</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">by</seg> the hand of <reg orig="heauen">heaven</reg>, and not <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> <reg orig="owne">own</reg>.

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="adverb">On</seg>: Sound a call; Now <reg orig="louing">loving</reg> <reg orig="Countreymen">Countrymen</reg>,

              <reg orig="Subiects">Subjects</reg>, and <reg orig="fellow-souldiers">fellow-soldiers</reg>, <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <reg orig="haue">have</reg> left

              Your weeping <reg orig="wiues">wives</reg>, your goods and children,

              And <reg orig="layd">laid</reg> your <reg orig="liues">lives</reg> <reg orig="vpon"><seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">upon</seg></reg> the edge of death.

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">For</seg> good of England, and <emph rend="ITALIC">Elizabeth</emph>,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">We</seg> <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> you all; those <seg type="homograph" subtype="relative">that</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> would bleed,

              Shall <reg orig="finde">find</reg> <reg orig="vs"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">us</seg></reg> <reg orig="kinde">kind</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> them and <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> their seed.

              <reg orig="Wee heare"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">We</seg> here</reg> <reg orig="dismisse">dismiss</reg> you and <reg orig="dismisse">dismiss</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> <reg orig="Campe">Camp</reg>.

              
              <pb/>
              <reg orig="Againe">Again</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> <reg orig="thanke">thank</reg> you: pleaseth God <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> <reg orig="liue">live</reg>,

              A greater <reg orig="recompence">recompense</reg> <reg orig="then">than</reg> <reg orig="thankes">thanks</reg> <reg orig="wee'le"><seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="verb">will</seg></reg> <reg orig="giue">give</reg>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="X">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">All.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <seg type="homograph" subtype="truePlural">Our</seg> <reg orig="liues">lives</reg>, and <reg orig="liuings">livings</reg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">for</seg> <emph rend="ITALIC">Elizabeth</emph>.

            </p>
          </sp>
          <sp who="F">
            <speaker rend="ITALIC">Queen.</speaker>
            <p>
              
              <reg orig="Thankes">Thanks</reg>; <reg orig="generall">general</reg> <reg orig="thankes">thanks</reg>.

              Towards London march <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> <seg type="homograph" subtype="preposition">to</seg> a <reg orig="peacefull">peaceful</reg> throne,

              <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">We</seg> wish <seg type="homograph" subtype="adjective">no</seg> <reg orig="warres">wars</reg>, yet <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">we</seg> must guard <seg type="homograph" subtype="royalPlural">our</seg> <reg orig="owne">own</reg>.

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          </sp>
          <stage>Exeunt.</stage>
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