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Othello - Continued.
Act v. Sc. 2. I have done the state some service, and they know it.
Act v. Sc. 2. Speak of me as I am; nothing extenuate, Nor set down aught in malice. Then must you speak Of one that loved not wisely, but too well.
Of one, whose hand, Like the base Júdean, threw a pearl away, Richer than all his tribe.
Albeit unused to the melting mood.
The painful warrior, famoused for fight,
Moral Reflections on the Wind. Except wind stands as never it stood, It is an ill wind turns none to good.
Five Hundred Points of Good Husbandry.
* Merry swithe it is in halle,
Life of Alexander. Adam Davie ? 1312.
BROOKE. — MARLOWE.
FULKE GREVILLE, LORD BROOKE.
Mustapha. Act v. Sc. 4.
Hero and Leander.
The Passionate Shepherd to his Love.
SIR WALTER RALEIGH.
The Nymph's Reply to the Passionate Shepherd.
The Silent Lover.
Than words, though ne'er so witty ;
May challenge double pity.
The Soul's Errand.*
Upon a thankless errand !
The truth shall be thy warrant,
* Sylvester is now generally regarded as the author of “ The Soul's Errand,” long attributed to Raleigh.
† This song, often attributed to Shakespeare, is now confidently assigned to Barnfield, and it is found in his collection of Poems, published between 1594 and 1598.
Book i. Canto i. St. 35. The noblest mind the best contentment has.
Book i. Canto iii. St. 4.
Her angels face, As the great eye of heaven, shyned bright, And made a sunshine in the shady place.
Book i. Canto viii. St. 40. Entire affection hateth nicer hands.
Book i. Canto ix. St. 35.
Book ii. Canto vi. St. 12. No daintie flowre or herbe that growes on grownd No arborett with painted blossoms drest And smelling sweete, but there it might be fownd To bud out faire, and throwe her sweete smels al arownd
Book iv. Canto ii. St. 32. Dan Chaucer, well of English undefyled.