A Midsummer's Night Dream by W. Heath Robinson

A Midsummer's Night Dream by W. Heath Robinson

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Say, terribly, ladies, you would that they and that were enough to hang us ; all. That would hang All. every mother's son. Bottom I grant you, friends, if you should fright the ladies out of their wits, they would have no more discretion my but to hang us voice so, that sucking us, dove ; I I will will : but I will aggravate roar you as gently as any roar you an 'twere any nightingale. Quince. ACT I. You can play no 24 part but Pyramus. For Sc. II. Bottom. I will move storms, I will condole in some measure.

That merry Oberon, and make him smile, a fat and bean-fed horse beguile, to jest When I Neighing in likeness of a filly foal And sometime lurk I in a gossip's bowl, : In very likeness of a roasted crab, And when she drinks, against her lips And on her withered dewlap pour the I bob ale. The wisest aunt, telling the saddest tale, Sometime for three-foot stool mistaketh me Then And And slip ' I ; from her bum, down topples she, cries, and falls into a cough ; ' tailor then the whole quire hold their hips and laugh, And waxen A in their mirth, and neeze, and swear merrier hour was never wasted there.

I 9 Sc - ; ' A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM But, being over-full of self-affairs, mind did lose it. But, Demetrius, come My And come, Egeus you ; shall ; go with me, have some private schooling for you both. For you, fair Hermia, look you arm yourself I To your fancies to your father's will ; Or else the law of Athens yields you up fit Which by no means we may extenuate, To death, or to a vow of single life. Come, my Hippolyta : what cheer, Demetrius and Egeus, go along I must employ you my love ? : some business and confer with you in Against our nuptial, Of something With Egeus.

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