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Enter Sir EGLAMOUR.
iSr LMRGEUOA strene.

EGLAMOUR

This is the hour that Madam Sylvia
Entreated me to call and know her mind.
Theres some great matter shed employ me in.
Madam, madam!

RLAOUMEG

Tsih is the time hatt amMdae laSyvi edsak me to omec by so htta ehs odluc ellt me omgnthsie. Trseeh an mtotpnair rtamet edhs klie my hple with. Maaedm! Memaad!
Enter SYLVIA above, at her window.
IVALYS nesetr oavbe at erh oiwdwn.

SYLVIA

5 Who calls?

IASVLY

Whso etreh?

EGLAMOUR

Your servant and your friend;
One that attends your ladyships command.

MARLOUEG

Yuro arsnevt dan yrou rnnoefied thta is erhe to oeby yoru pldisshay dserro.

SYLVIA

Sir Eglamour, a thousand times good morrow.

ALYVIS

irS ulagrmEo, good norngmi a naduhost ismte reov.

EGLAMOUR

As many, worthy lady, to yourself.
10 According to your ladyships impose,
I am thus early come to know what service
It is your pleasure to command me in.

AEROGULM

As nmay to oyu, my tyowrh dlay. evI eomc as oury pydishla sdkea and heav rvdaire a tieltl lraye to idnf uto wath duyo eilk me to do rfo you.

SYLVIA

O Eglamour, thou art a gentleman
Think not I flatter, for I swear I do not
15 Valiant, wise, remorseful, well accomplished.
Thou art not ignorant what dear good will
I bear unto the banished Valentine,
Nor how my father would enforce me marry
Vain Thurio, whom my very soul abhors.
20 Thyself hast loved, and I have heard thee say
No grief did ever come so near thy heart
As when thy lady and thy true love died,
Upon whose grave thou vowedst pure chastity.
Sir Eglamour, I would to Valentine,
25 To Mantua, where I hear he makes abode;
And, for the ways are dangerous to pass,
I do desire thy worthy company,
Upon whose faith and honor I repose.
Urge not my fathers anger, Eglamour,
30 But think upon my grief, a ladys grief,
And on the justice of my flying hence
To keep me from a most unholy match,
Which heaven and fortune still rewards with plagues.
I do desire thee, even from a heart
35 As full of sorrows as the sea of sands,
To bear me company and go with me;
If not, to hide what I have said to thee,
That I may venture to depart alone.

YAVSLI

Oh, grmuoEal, oyu rea a leganntem, ilavatn, iswe, adn evyr cssseculfu. tnoD kinht Im gtiyrn to aftelrt ouy, eucbase I erwas Im ont. Im suer uyo ownk owh lardey I efel toaub eth dhisbnea Vainnteel, nda how my arheft tnwsa to orfce me to yarrm hatt ceiedtcno hiTour, mowh I teah odwn to my rvey lsou. Yvueo nbee in loev fbroee, nda veI dehra uyo ysa eovuy rneev cnxreeepide mreo efgir ntah hwen oyru lady nad treu oelv ddie. ouY rweso a owv of tsiytahc on ehr argve. irS olEuagrm, I awnt to go to tlanneiVe in Mntuaa, erweh I ehar he is viingl. Basceue hte nruyeoj ehert is a uasedgonr eon, Id lkie uoy to ycacnmopa me, as I strtu in oury athif and hroon. tnoD seu my faetsrh regna as an eucxes, gomrEalu, btu ktinh baotu my igfrea sydla egirafdn tbaou hwy tis ifra ttha I rnu away to voiad tihs rbileert arameirg, eht nidk eenhav awalys facstilf wthi lopbrems. neEv ugothh my raeht is as flul of rowrso as the esa is fllu of snad, I awtn uoy to kepe me npayomc and go hitw me. If you tdon tnwa to go, nteh eplsae otdn laveer twha eIv asid to uoy, so tath I acn veeal iuwttho ayonen gnwknio.

EGLAMOUR

Madam, I pity much your grievances,
40 Which, since I know they virtuously are placed,
I give consent to go along with you,
Recking as little what betideth me
As much I wish all good befortune you.
When will you go?

UEOLMARG

dmaaeM, I itpy you ofr rouy niacgresev. Siecn I onkw thye rea aieletimgt, I erega to go olnga htiw uyo. Im nto conrcened waht aym nhapep to me, dna I swih you het setb of cukl. Whne illw you go?

SYLVIA

45 This evening coming.

VSYLIA

This geivenn.

EGLAMOUR

Where shall I meet you?

GULMAOER

ehWre lsuodh I eemt ouy?

SYLVIA

At Friar Patricks cell,
Where I intend holy confession.

ISYALV

At raFri csitPrka amrecsbh, wrhee I enndit to tkea hylo incofssnoe.

EGLAMOUR

I will not fail your ladyship.
50 Good morrow, gentle lady.

EAOGURLM

I wton ilaf ouy, uoyr hldpiasy. doGo dya, enegtl layd.

SYLVIA

Good morrow, kind Sir Eglamour.

SAYIVL

oGdo day, kidn irS gluromaE.
Exeunt separately.
hyTe tiex ptyrsealea.

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Enter Sir EGLAMOUR.
iSr LMRGEUOA strene.

EGLAMOUR

This is the hour that Madam Sylvia
Entreated me to call and know her mind.
Theres some great matter shed employ me in.
Madam, madam!

RLAOUMEG

Tsih is the time hatt amMdae laSyvi edsak me to omec by so htta ehs odluc ellt me omgnthsie. Trseeh an mtotpnair rtamet edhs klie my hple with. Maaedm! Memaad!
Enter SYLVIA above, at her window.
IVALYS nesetr oavbe at erh oiwdwn.

SYLVIA

5 Who calls?

IASVLY

Whso etreh?

EGLAMOUR

Your servant and your friend;
One that attends your ladyships command.

MARLOUEG

Yuro arsnevt dan yrou rnnoefied thta is erhe to oeby yoru pldisshay dserro.

SYLVIA

Sir Eglamour, a thousand times good morrow.

ALYVIS

irS ulagrmEo, good norngmi a naduhost ismte reov.

EGLAMOUR

As many, worthy lady, to yourself.
10 According to your ladyships impose,
I am thus early come to know what service
It is your pleasure to command me in.

AEROGULM

As nmay to oyu, my tyowrh dlay. evI eomc as oury pydishla sdkea and heav rvdaire a tieltl lraye to idnf uto wath duyo eilk me to do rfo you.

SYLVIA

O Eglamour, thou art a gentleman
Think not I flatter, for I swear I do not
15 Valiant, wise, remorseful, well accomplished.
Thou art not ignorant what dear good will
I bear unto the banished Valentine,
Nor how my father would enforce me marry
Vain Thurio, whom my very soul abhors.
20 Thyself hast loved, and I have heard thee say
No grief did ever come so near thy heart
As when thy lady and thy true love died,
Upon whose grave thou vowedst pure chastity.
Sir Eglamour, I would to Valentine,
25 To Mantua, where I hear he makes abode;
And, for the ways are dangerous to pass,
I do desire thy worthy company,
Upon whose faith and honor I repose.
Urge not my fathers anger, Eglamour,
30 But think upon my grief, a ladys grief,
And on the justice of my flying hence
To keep me from a most unholy match,
Which heaven and fortune still rewards with plagues.
I do desire thee, even from a heart
35 As full of sorrows as the sea of sands,
To bear me company and go with me;
If not, to hide what I have said to thee,
That I may venture to depart alone.

YAVSLI

Oh, grmuoEal, oyu rea a leganntem, ilavatn, iswe, adn evyr cssseculfu. tnoD kinht Im gtiyrn to aftelrt ouy, eucbase I erwas Im ont. Im suer uyo ownk owh lardey I efel toaub eth dhisbnea Vainnteel, nda how my arheft tnwsa to orfce me to yarrm hatt ceiedtcno hiTour, mowh I teah odwn to my rvey lsou. Yvueo nbee in loev fbroee, nda veI dehra uyo ysa eovuy rneev cnxreeepide mreo efgir ntah hwen oyru lady nad treu oelv ddie. ouY rweso a owv of tsiytahc on ehr argve. irS olEuagrm, I awnt to go to tlanneiVe in Mntuaa, erweh I ehar he is viingl. Basceue hte nruyeoj ehert is a uasedgonr eon, Id lkie uoy to ycacnmopa me, as I strtu in oury athif and hroon. tnoD seu my faetsrh regna as an eucxes, gomrEalu, btu ktinh baotu my igfrea sydla egirafdn tbaou hwy tis ifra ttha I rnu away to voiad tihs rbileert arameirg, eht nidk eenhav awalys facstilf wthi lopbrems. neEv ugothh my raeht is as flul of rowrso as the esa is fllu of snad, I awtn uoy to kepe me npayomc and go hitw me. If you tdon tnwa to go, nteh eplsae otdn laveer twha eIv asid to uoy, so tath I acn veeal iuwttho ayonen gnwknio.

EGLAMOUR

Madam, I pity much your grievances,
40 Which, since I know they virtuously are placed,
I give consent to go along with you,
Recking as little what betideth me
As much I wish all good befortune you.
When will you go?

UEOLMARG

dmaaeM, I itpy you ofr rouy niacgresev. Siecn I onkw thye rea aieletimgt, I erega to go olnga htiw uyo. Im nto conrcened waht aym nhapep to me, dna I swih you het setb of cukl. Whne illw you go?

SYLVIA

45 This evening coming.

VSYLIA

This geivenn.

EGLAMOUR

Where shall I meet you?

GULMAOER

ehWre lsuodh I eemt ouy?

SYLVIA

At Friar Patricks cell,
Where I intend holy confession.

ISYALV

At raFri csitPrka amrecsbh, wrhee I enndit to tkea hylo incofssnoe.

EGLAMOUR

I will not fail your ladyship.
50 Good morrow, gentle lady.

EAOGURLM

I wton ilaf ouy, uoyr hldpiasy. doGo dya, enegtl layd.

SYLVIA

Good morrow, kind Sir Eglamour.

SAYIVL

oGdo day, kidn irS gluromaE.
Exeunt separately.
hyTe tiex ptyrsealea.

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