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Title: The tempest : a comedy
12 Months: 1901 (1900s)
Writers: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Bell, Robert Anning, 1863-1933
Topics: Fathers and daughters Political refugees Shipwreck sufferers Magicians Islands Spirits
Publisher: London : Freemantle & Co.
Contributing Library: Dorothy H. Hoover Library, Ontario College of Art & Design
Digitizing Sponsor: The Ontario University of Art & Design
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Antonio. Fie, what a spendthrift is he of his tongue!Aionso. We prithee, extra.Gonzaio. Really, I’ve done: but,—Sebastian. He will be talking.Antonio. Which, of he or Adrian, for a wager, first starts to crow?Sebastian. The old dick.Antonio. The cockerel.Sebastian. Complete. The wager?Antonio. A laughter.Sebastian. A match! Adrian. Though this area seem to be wilderness,—Sebastian. Ha, ha, ha !—So, you re paid.Adrian. Uninhabitable, and almost inaccessible,—Sebastian. Yet,—Adrian. Yet,— Antonio. He could not misst.Adrian. It must needs-be of simple, tender and delicate temperance.Antonio. Temperance was a delicate wench.Sebastian. Ay, and a subtle ; as he most learnedly delivered.Adrian. The air breathes upon united states here most sweetly.Sebastian. As if it had lungs, and bad ones.Antonio. Or as twere perfumed by a fen.Gonzaio. The following is every little thing advantageous to life.Antonio. Real; conserve way to live.Sebastian. Of the theres not one, or little. 35 ACT TWO THE TEMPEST SCENE ONE
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Ooazalo. Exactly how rich and lusty the grass looks! exactly how green! Antonio. The floor, undoubtedly, is tawny. Sebastian. With a watch of green int. Antonio. He misses very little. Sebastian. No; he doth but mistake the reality totally. Qonzalo. However the rareness from it is,—which is indeed almost beyond credit,—Sebastian. As numerous vouched rarities tend to be.Qonzalo. That our clothes, becoming, as they had been, drenched in the sea, hold, notwithstanding, their freshness and glosses, becoming instead new-dyed than stained with sodium water.Antonio. If but one of his pouches could speak, wouldn’t it say he lies?Sebastian. Ay, or extremely falsely pocket up his report.Qonzalo. Methinks our garments are now actually since fresh as once we wear them first-in Afric, on marriage of kingfs fair daughter Claribel into the King of Tunis.Sebastian. Twas a sweet wedding, so we prosper well within return. ACT TWO THE TEMPEST SCENE ONE
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