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FRANCIS

Anon, sir.

FRANCIS

Just a second, sir!

PRINCE HENRY

How old art thou, Francis?

PRINCE HENRY

How old are you, Francis?

FRANCIS

Let me see. About Michaelmas next, I shall be—

FRANCIS

Let’s see—at the end of next September, I’ll be—

POINS

50 (within) Francis!

POINS

(offstage) Francis!

FRANCIS

Anon, sir. (to PRINCE HENRY) Pray, stay a little, my lord.

FRANCIS

Just a second, sir! (to PRINCE HENRY ) Wait here a moment, my lord.

PRINCE HENRY

Nay, but hark you, Francis, for the sugar thou gavest me,’twas a pennyworth, was ’t not?

PRINCE HENRY

No, listen to me, Francis. The sugar you gave me was worth about a penny, right?

FRANCIS

O Lord, I would it had been two!

FRANCIS

Oh lord, I wish I could have given you two pennies' worth!

PRINCE HENRY

55I will give thee for it a thousand pound. Ask me when thou wilt, and thou shalt have it.

PRINCE HENRY

I’ll give you a thousand pounds for it. Ask for it whenever you want it, and it’s yours.

POINS

(within) Francis!

POINS

(offstage) Francis!

FRANCIS

Anon, anon.

FRANCIS

Just a second!

PRINCE HENRY

Anon, Francis? No, Francis, but tomorrow, Francis; or,
60Francis, o' Thursday; or indeed, Francis, when thou wilt.
But, Francis—

PRINCE HENRY

You want it in a second, Francis? No, Francis. Maybe tomorrow, Francis, or Thursday, Francis, whenever you want it. But, Francis.

FRANCIS

My lord?

FRANCIS

Sir?

PRINCE HENRY

Wilt thou rob this leathern jerkin, crystal-button, not-pated, agate-ring, puke-stocking, caddis-garter, smooth-tongue, Spanish-pouch—

PRINCE HENRY

Are you ready to rob

this man?

Hal is referring to Francis’s master, who will be “robbed” if Francis breaks his contract.

this man?
This man, with his leather jacket, fashionable crystal buttons, short hair, agate signet ring, dark stockings, ribboned garters, oily speech, Spanish leather pouch—