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" God thanks, and make no boast of it; and for your writing and reading, let that appear when there is no need of such vanity. You are thought here to be the most senseless and fit man for the constable of the watch; therefore bear you the lanthorn. This... "
Talks about the Laws We Live Under, Or, At Langley Night School - Page 9
by Charlotte Mary Yonge - 1882 - 217 pages
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Monthly Packet

1893
...name ; to be a well-favoured man is the gift of fortune ; but to write and read comes by nature. . . . You are thought here to be the most senseless and...constable of the watch ; therefore bear you the lantern.' The keeping watch and ward over the streets by night was one of the special duties of the constable...
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Shakespeare's Much Ado about Nothing: With Notes, Examination Papers, and ...

William Shakespeare - 1893 - 148 pages
...of fortune ; but to write and read comes by nature. Sec. Watch. Both which master constable, — • is no need of such vanity. You are thought here to be the most senseless and fit man for the 20 constable of the watch ; therefore bear you the lantern. This is your charge : you shall comprehend...
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Jahrbuch der Deutschen Shakespeare-Gesellschaft, Volume 32

1896
...constable was elected. and write comes by nature .... For your favour, sir, why, give God thanks, and make no boast of it; and for your reading and writing,...the constable of the watch; therefore bear you the lanthorn. To-day the »mistaking words« only raise a laugh; whenfirst written they were covert satires...
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Advanced Elocution

Mrs. J. W. Shoemaker, John Hendricks Bechtel, George Beswick Hynson - Elocution - 1896 - 393 pages
...name ; to be a wellfavored man is the gift of fortune ; but to write and read comes by nature. . . . You are thought here to be the most senseless and...constable of the watch ; therefore bear you the lantern, you are to bid any man stand, in the prince's name. Seacoal. How if he will not stand ? Dogberry. Why,...
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The Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations: English, Latin, and Modern Foreign ...

Mottoes - 1896 - 1178 pages
...this instant do build on thee a 1 HIter opinion than ever before. p. Othello. Act IV. Sc. 2. L. 205. er'd that make up my life ; Here must I stay, and...v. Henry VI. Pt. III. Act I. Sc. 4. L. 25. The we q. Much Ado About Nothing. Act HI. Sc. 3. L. 20. I'm called away by particular business. But I leave...
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The Merchant of Venice

William Shakespeare - Jews - 1897 - 142 pages
...seems better to take it as =' well off', and then the phrase is an absurdity of the Dogberry stamp ("You are thought here to be the most senseless and fit man for the constable of the watch", &c.). Old Gobbo utters just such another in line 63 below. 49. The father refuses to give his son the...
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The Plays of Shakespeare, Volume 7

William Shakespeare, Henry Morley - 1897
...appear when there is no need of such vanity. You are thought here to be the most senseless and tit man for the constable of the watch ; therefore bear you the lantern. This is ypur charge : — you shall comprehend all vagrom men ; you are to bid any man stand, in the prince's...
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The Shakespearean plays of Edwin Booth

William Shakespeare, Edwin Booth - 1899
...your favour, sir, why, give heaven thanks, and make no boast of it ; and for your writing and reading, let that appear when there is no need of such vanity....the constable of the watch ; therefore, bear you the lanthorn [Gives it] : This is your charge : — You shall comprehend all vagrom men ; you are to bid...
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English & American Literature, Studies in Literary Criticism ..., Volume 6

Charles Herbert Sylvester - 1902
...boast of it; and 51. Dogberry's misuse of words is one of his most notable traits. 52. Good looking. for your reading and writing, let that appear when...the constable of the watch; therefore bear you the lantern.63 This is your charge : you shall comprehend all vagrom men;64 you are to bid any man stand,...
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Shakespeare for Recitation: Selected Scenes and Passages

William Shakespeare - Recitations - 1904 - 224 pages
...your favour, sir, why, give God thanks, and make no boast of it; and for your writing and reading, let that appear when there is no need of such vanity....the constable of the watch; therefore bear you the lanthorn. This is your charge : you shall comprehend all vagrom men ; you are to bid any man stand,...
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