Twelfth Night

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Enter Sebastian and Clowne.Enter Sebastian and Feste TN IV.i.1
Will you make me beleeue, that I am not sent forWill you make me believe that I am not sent for TN IV.i.1
you?you? TN IV.i.2
Go too, go too, thou art a foolish fellow, / Let me Go to, go to, thou art a foolish fellow. Let me TN IV.i.3
be cleere of clear of thee. TN IV.i.4
Well held out yfaith: No, I do not know you, nor Well held out, i'faith! No: I do not know you; norhold out (v.)
sustain, maintain, keep up
TN IV.i.5
I am not sent to you by my Lady, to bid you come speake I am not sent to you by my lady, to bid you come speak TN IV.i.6
with her: nor your name is not Master Cesario, nor this with her; nor your name is not Master Cesario; nor this TN IV.i.7
is not my nose neyther: Nothing that is so, is not my nose, neither. Nothing that is so, is so. TN IV.i.8
I prethee vent thy folly some-where else, thou I prithee, vent thy folly somewhere else; thouvent (v.)
utter, express, air, proclaim
TN IV.i.9
know'st not me.knowest not me. TN IV.i.10
Vent my folly: He has heard that word of someVent my folly! He has heard that word of some TN IV.i.11
great man, and now applyes it to a foole. Vent my folly: great man, and now applies it to a fool. Vent my folly! TN IV.i.12
I am affraid this great lubber the World will proue aI am afraid this great lubber the world will prove alubber (n.)
clumsy dolt, blundering lout
TN IV.i.13
Cockney: I prethee now vngird thy strangenes, and cockney. I prithee now, ungird thy strangeness, andstrangeness (n.)

old form: strangenes
estrangement, disaffection, coldness, aloofness
TN IV.i.14
ungird (v.)

old form: vngird
take off, remove, put off
cockney (n.)
milksop, sissy, softy
tell me what I shall vent to my Lady? Shall I vent to hir tell me what I shall vent to my lady? Shall I vent to hervent (v.)
utter, express, air, proclaim
TN IV.i.15
that thou art comming?that thou art coming? TN IV.i.16
I prethee foolish greeke depart from me, I prithee, foolish Greek, depart from me.Greek, foolish / merry

old form: greeke
buffoon, merry person, silly joker
TN IV.i.17
there's money for thee, if you tarry longer, I shall giue There's money for thee; if you tarry longer, I shall givetarry (v.)
stay, remain, linger
TN IV.i.18
worse paiment.worse payment. TN IV.i.19
By my troth thou hast an open hand: these Wise-By my troth, thou hast an open hand! These wisetroth, by my
by my truth [exclamation emphasizing an assertion]
TN IV.i.20
men that giue fooles money, get themselues a good report, men that give fools money get themselves a good report TN IV.i.21
after foureteene yeares purchase. – after fourteen years' purchase.purchase (n.)
financial return, earning power
TN IV.i.22
Enter Andrew, Toby, and Fabian.Enter Sir Andrew, Sir Toby, and Fabian TN IV.i.23
Now sir, haue I met you again: ther's Now, sir, have I met you again? There's TN IV.i.23
for you.for you! TN IV.i.24
He strikes Sebastian TN IV.i.25
Why there's for thee, and there, Why, there's for thee! And there! TN IV.i.25
He beats Sir Andrew with the handle of his dagger TN IV.i.26
and there, / Are all the people mad?And there! Are all the people mad? TN IV.i.26
Hold sir, or Ile throw your dagger ore the Hold, sir, or I'll throw your dagger o'er the TN IV.i.27 TN IV.i.28
This will I tell my Lady straight, I would not be in This will I tell my lady straight. I would not be instraight (adv.)
straightaway, immediately, at once
TN IV.i.29
some of your coats for two pence.some of your coats, for twopence. TN IV.i.30
Exit TN IV.i.30
Come on sir, hold.Come on, sir, hold! TN IV.i.31
He grips Sebastian TN IV.i.32
Nay let him alone, Ile go another way to Nay, let him alone. I'll go another way to TN IV.i.32
worke with him: Ile haue an action of Battery against work with him. I'll have an action of battery against TN IV.i.33
him, if there be any law in Illyria: though I stroke him him, if there be any law in Illyria – though I struck him TN IV.i.34
first, yet it's no matter for that.first, yet it's no matter for that. TN IV.i.35
Let go thy hand.Let go thy hand! TN IV.i.36
Come sir, I will not let you go. Come my Come, sir, I will not let you go. Come, my TN IV.i.37
yong souldier put vp your yron: you are well flesh'd: young soldier, put up your iron; you are well fleshed.iron (n.)

old form: yron
iron weapon, steel, sword
TN IV.i.38
put up (v.)

old form: vp
sheathe, put away
fleshed (adj.)

old form: flesh'd
blooded, initiated into fighting
Come on.Come on! TN IV.i.39
I will be free from thee. I will be free from thee! TN IV.i.40.1
He breaks free and draws his sword TN IV.i.40
What wouldst yu now?What wouldst thou now? TN IV.i.40.2
If thou dar'st tempt me further, draw thy sword.If thou darest tempt me further, draw thy sword. TN IV.i.41
What, what? Nay then I must haue an Ounce What, what! Nay, then, I must have an ounce TN IV.i.42
or two of this malapert blood from you.or two of this malapert blood from you.malapert (adj.)
impudent, saucy, impertinent
TN IV.i.43
He draws TN IV.i.44.1
Enter Oliuia.Enter Olivia TN IV.i.44.2
Hold Toby, on thy life I charge thee hold.Hold, Toby! On thy life, I charge thee hold! TN IV.i.44
Madam.Madam! TN IV.i.45
Will it be euer thus? Vngracious wretch,Will it be ever thus? Ungracious wretch,ungracious (adj.)

old form: Vngracious
inconsiderate, graceless, unmannerly
TN IV.i.46
Fit for the Mountaines, and the barbarous Caues,Fit for the mountains and the barbarous caves TN IV.i.47
Where manners nere were preach'd: out of my sight.Where manners ne'er were preached, out of my sight! TN IV.i.48
Be not offended, deere Cesario:Be not offended, dear Cesario. TN IV.i.49
Rudesbey be gone. Rudesby, be gone!rudesby (n.)
ruffian, piece of insolence, unmannerly fellow
TN IV.i.50.1
Exeunt Sir Toby, Sir Andrew, and Fabian TN IV.i.50
I prethee gentle friend,I prithee, gentle friend,gentle (adj.)
courteous, friendly, kind
TN IV.i.50.2
Let thy fayre wisedome, not thy passion swayLet thy fair wisdom, not thy passion, swaysway (v.)
control, rule, direct, govern
TN IV.i.51
In this vnciuill, and vniust extentIn this uncivil and unjust extentextent (n.)
assault, attack, onslaught
TN IV.i.52
uncivil (adj.)

old form: vnciuill
uncivilized, barbarous, unrefined
Against thy peace. Go with me to my house,Against thy peace. Go with me to my house, TN IV.i.53
And heare thou there how many fruitlesse prankesAnd hear thou there how many fruitless pranksprank (n.)

old form: prankes
outrageous deed, excessive behaviour
TN IV.i.54
This Ruffian hath botch'd vp, that thou therebyThis ruffian hath botched up, that thou therebybotch up (v.)

old form: botch'd vp
clumsily contrive, make a mess of
TN IV.i.55
Mayst smile at this: Thou shalt not choose but goe:Mayst smile at this. Thou shalt not choose but go; TN IV.i.56
Do not denie, beshrew his soule for mee,Do not deny. Beshrew his soul for me!deny (v.)

old form: denie
refuse, decline, scorn
TN IV.i.57
beshrew, 'shrew (v.)
curse, devil take, evil befall
He started one poore heart of mine, in thee.He started one poor heart of mine, in thee.start (v.)
startle, alarm, disturb
TN IV.i.58
(aside) TN IV.i.59.1
What rellish is in this? How runs the streame?What relish is in this? How runs the stream?relish (n.)
liking, taste, inclination
TN IV.i.59
Or I am mad, or else this is a dreame:Or I am mad, or else this is a dream. TN IV.i.60
Let fancie still my sense in Lethe steepe,Let fancy still my sense in Lethe steep;sense (n.)
mind, power of reason, wits
TN IV.i.61
still (adv.)
constantly, always, continually
fancy (n.)

old form: fancie
love, amorousness, infatuation
Lethe (n.)
[pron: 'leethee] a mythological river of the underworld, causing oblivion to those who drank from it
If it be thus to dreame, still let me sleepe.If it be thus to dream, still let me sleep! TN IV.i.62
Nay come I prethee, would thoud'st be rul'd by meNay, come, I prithee. Would thou'dst be ruled by me!rule (v.)

old form: rul'd
control, direct, guide
TN IV.i.63
Madam, I will.Madam, I will. TN IV.i.64.1
O say so, and so be. O, say so, and so be! TN IV.i.64.2
ExeuntExeunt TN IV.i.64
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