All's Well That Ends Well
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A Tucket afarre off. Enter old Widdow of Florence, A tucket afar off. Enter the old Widow of Florence,tucket (n.)personal trumpet callAW III.v.1.1
her daughter Violenta and Mariana, with otherher daughter Diana, and Mariana, with other AW III.v.1.2
Citizens.citizens AW III.v.1.3
Widdow.WIDOW 
Nay come, / For if they do approach the Citty, / We Nay, come, for if they do approach the city, we AW III.v.1
shall loose all the sight.shall lose all the sight. AW III.v.2
Diana. DIANA 
They say, the French Count has done / Most They say the French Count has done most AW III.v.3
honourable seruice.honourable service. AW III.v.4
Wid.WIDOW 
It is reported, / That he has taken their great'st It is reported that he has taken their greatest AW III.v.5
Commander, / And that with his owne hand he slew / Thecommander, and that with his own hand he slew the AW III.v.6
Dukes brother:Duke's brother. AW III.v.7
Tucket AW III.v.8
we haue lost our labour, / They are gone a contrarie way:We have lost our labour; they are gone a contrary way. AW III.v.8
harke, you may know by their Trumpets.Hark! You may know by their trumpets. AW III.v.9
Maria. MARIANA 
Come lets returne againe, / And suffice our seluesCome, let's return again and suffice ourselvessuffice (v.)satisfy, nourish, provide forAW III.v.10
with the report of it. / Well Diana take heed of thiswith the report of it. Well, Diana, take heed of this AW III.v.11
French Earle, / The honor of a Maide is her name, / And noFrench Earl. The honour of a maid is her name, and no AW III.v.12
Legacie is so rich / As honestie.legacy is so rich as honesty.honesty (n.)
old form: honestie
virtue, chastity
AW III.v.13
Widdow.WIDOW 
I haue told my neighbour / How you haue beene I have told my neighbour how you have been AW III.v.14
solicited by a Gentleman / His Companion.solicited by a gentleman his companion.solicit (v.)court, chase after, pursueAW III.v.15
Maria.MARIANA 
I know that knaue, hang him, one Parolles,I know that knave, hang him! one Parolles; aknave (n.)
old form: knaue
scoundrel, rascal, rogue
AW III.v.16
a filthy Officer he is in those suggestions for the youngfilthy officer he is in those suggestions for the youngsuggestion (n.)temptation, instigation, prompting towards evilAW III.v.17
Earle, beware of them Diana; their promises, entisements,Earl. Beware of them, Diana: their promises, enticements, AW III.v.18
oathes, tokens, and all these engines of lust, areoaths, tokens, and all these engines of lust, areengine (n.)plot, device, means, instrumentAW III.v.19
not the things they go vnder: many a maide hath beenenot the things they go under. Many a maid hath beengo under (v.)
old form: vnder
seem to be, appear
AW III.v.20
seduced by them, and the miserie is example, that soseduced by them, and the misery is, example, that so AW III.v.21
terrible shewes in the wracke of maiden-hood, cannot forterrible shows in the wrack of maidenhood, cannot forwrack (n.)
old form: wracke
destruction, ruin
AW III.v.22
all that disswade succession, but that they are limed withall that dissuade succession, but that they are limed withsuccession (n.)behaving in the same way, following the same course of actionAW III.v.23
lime (v.)trap, snare, catch [as if by using birdlime]
the twigges that threatens them. I hope I neede not tothe twigs that threatens them. I hope I need not to AW III.v.24
aduise you further, but I hope your owne grace will keepeadvise you further; but I hope your own grace will keepadvise, avise (v.)
old form: aduise
warn, counsel, caution
AW III.v.25
you where you are, though there were no further dangeryou where you are, though there were no further danger AW III.v.26
knowne, but the modestie which is so lost.known but the modesty which is so lost. AW III.v.27
Dia. DIANA 
You shall not neede to feare me.You shall not need to fear me.fear (v.)
old form: feare
fear for, worry about, be anxious about
AW III.v.28
Enter Hellen.Enter Helena AW III.v.29
Wid.WIDOW 
I hope so: looke here comes a pilgrim, I knowI hope so. Look, here comes a pilgrim. I know AW III.v.29
she will lye at my house, thither they send one another,she will lie at my house; thither they send one another.lie (v.)
old form: lye
live, dwell, reside, lodge
AW III.v.30
Ile question her. God saue you pilgrim, whether areI'll question her. God save you, pilgrim! Whither are AW III.v.31
bound?bound? AW III.v.32
Hel.HELENA 
To S. Iaques la grand.To Saint Jaques le Grand.Jaques, Saintin Christian tradition, Saint James; a pilgrim centre in Compostella, N SpainAW III.v.33
Where do the Palmers lodge, I do beseech you?Where do the palmers lodge, I do beseech you?palmer (n.)pilgrimAW III.v.34
Wid.WIDOW 
At the S. Francis heere beside the Port.At the Saint Francis here beside the port.Francis, Saintin Christian tradition, founder of the Franciscan orderAW III.v.35
port (n.)portal, entrance, gateway
Hel.HELENA 
Is this the way? Is this the way? AW III.v.36
A march afarre.A march afar AW III.v.37.1
Wid. WIDOW 
I marrie ist. Harke you, they come this way:Ay, marry, is't. Hark you, they come this way.marry (int.)[exclamation] by MaryAW III.v.37
If you will tarrie holy PilgrimeIf you will tarry, holy pilgrim, AW III.v.38
But till the troopes come by,But till the troops come by, AW III.v.39
I will conduct you where you shall be lodg'd,I will conduct you where you shall be lodged; AW III.v.40
The rather for I thinke I know your hostesseThe rather for I think I know your hostess AW III.v.41
As ample as my selfe.As ample as myself.ample (adv.)well, fully, completelyAW III.v.42.1
Hel.HELENA 
Is it your selfe?Is it yourself? AW III.v.42.2
Wid. WIDOW 
If you shall please so Pilgrime.If you shall please so, pilgrim. AW III.v.43
Hel.HELENA 
I thanke you, and will stay vpon your leisure.I thank you and will stay upon your leisure. AW III.v.44
Wid. WIDOW 
You came I thinke from France?You came, I think, from France? AW III.v.45.1
Hel.HELENA 
I did so.I did so. AW III.v.45.2
Wid. WIDOW 
Heere you shall see a Countriman of yoursHere you shall see a countryman of yours AW III.v.46
That has done worthy seruice.That has done worthy service. AW III.v.47.1
Hel. HELENA 
His name I pray you?His name, I pray you? AW III.v.47.2
Dia. DIANA 
The Count Rossillion know you such a one?The Count Rossillion. Know you such a one? AW III.v.48
Hel. HELENA 
But by the eare that heares most nobly of him:But by the ear, that hears most nobly of him; AW III.v.49
His face I know not.His face I know not. AW III.v.50.1
Dia. DIANA 
What somere he isWhatsome'er he is, AW III.v.50.2
He's brauely taken heere. He stole from FranceHe's bravely taken here. He stole from France,bravely (adv.)
old form: brauely
splendidly, worthily, excellently
AW III.v.51
take (v.)win favour, gain acceptance, become popular
As 'tis reported: for the King had married himAs 'tis reported, for the King had married him AW III.v.52
Against his liking. Thinke you it is so?Against his liking. Think you it is so? AW III.v.53
Hel.HELENA 
I surely meere the truth, I know his Lady.Ay, surely, mere the truth, I know his lady.mere (adv.)
old form: meere
totally, absolutely
AW III.v.54
Dia.DIANA 
There is a Gentleman that serues the Count,There is a gentleman that serves the Count AW III.v.55
Reports but coursely of her.Reports but coarsely of her.coarsely (adv.)
old form: coursely
slightingly, disparagingly, derisively
AW III.v.56.1
Hel.HELENA 
What's his name?What's his name? AW III.v.56.2
Dia.DIANA 
Monsieur Parrolle.Monsieur Parolles. AW III.v.57.1
Hel.HELENA 
Oh I beleeue with him,O, I believe with him, AW III.v.57.2
In argument of praise, or to the worthIn argument of praise or to the worthargument (n.)discussion, debate, dialogueAW III.v.58
Of the great Count himselfe, she is too meaneOf the great Count himself, she is too meanmean (adj.)
old form: meane
unworthy, insignificant, unimportant
AW III.v.59
To haue her name repeated, all her deseruingTo have her name repeated; all her deservingdeserving (n.)
old form: deseruing
worthiness, desert, merit
AW III.v.60
Is a reserued honestie, and thatIs a reserved honesty, and thatreserved (adj.)
old form: reserued
well-guarded, preserved, sustained
AW III.v.61
honesty (n.)
old form: honestie
virtue, chastity
I haue not heard examin'd.I have not heard examined. AW III.v.62.1
Dian.DIANA 
Alas poore Ladie,Alas, poor lady! AW III.v.62.2
'Tis a hard bondage to become the wife'Tis a hard bondage to become the wife AW III.v.63
Of a detesting Lord.Of a detesting lord. AW III.v.64
Wid.WIDOW 
I write good creature, wheresoere she is,I warrant, good creature, wheresoe'er she is,warrant (v.)assure, promise, guarantee, confirmAW III.v.65
Her hart waighes sadly: this yong maid might do herHer heart weighs sadly. This young maid might do hersad (adj.)heavily, with a great burdenAW III.v.66
A shrewd turne if she pleas'd.A shrewd turn, if she pleased.shrewd (adj.)malicious, nasty, viciousAW III.v.67.1
Hel.HELENA 
How do you meane?How do you mean? AW III.v.67.2
May be the amorous Count solicites herMaybe the amorous Count solicits hersolicit (v.)
old form: solicites
court, chase after, pursue
AW III.v.68
In the vnlawfull purpose.In the unlawful purpose?purpose (n.)intention, aim, planAW III.v.69.1
Wid.WIDOW 
He does indeede,He does indeed, AW III.v.69.2
And brokes with all that can in such a suiteAnd brokes with all that can in such a suitbroke (v.)bargain, negotiate, tradeAW III.v.70
suit (n.)
old form: suite
wooing, courtship
Corrupt the tender honour of a Maide:Corrupt the tender honour of a maid; AW III.v.71
But she is arm'd for him, and keepes her guardBut she is armed for him and keeps her guard AW III.v.72
In honestest defence.In honestest defence. AW III.v.73.1
Drumme and Colours. Enter Count Rossillion, Parrolles, and the Drum and colours. Enter Bertram, Parolles, and thecolours (n.)colour-ensigns, standard-bearersAW III.v.73.1.1
whole Armie.whole army AW III.v.73.2
Mar.MARIANA 
The goddes forbid else.The gods forbid else! AW III.v.73.2
Wid. WIDOW 
So, now they come:So, now they come. AW III.v.74
That is Anthonio the Dukes eldest sonne,That is Antonio, the Duke's eldest son; AW III.v.75
That Escalus.That Escalus. AW III.v.76.1
Hel. HELENA 
Which is the Frenchman?Which is the Frenchman? AW III.v.76.2
Dia. DIANA 
Hee,He –  AW III.v.76.3
That with the plume, 'tis a most gallant fellow,That with the plume. 'Tis a most gallant fellow. AW III.v.77
I would he lou'd his wife: if he were honesterI would he loved his wife; if he were honester AW III.v.78
He were much goodlier. Is't not a handsom GentlemanHe were much goodlier. Is't not a handsome gentleman?goodly (adj.)good-looking, handsome, attractive, comelyAW III.v.79
Hel.HELENA 
I like him well.I like him well. AW III.v.80
Di.DIANA 
'Tis pitty he is not honest: yonds that same knaue'Tis pity he is not honest. Yond's that same knaveknave (n.)
old form: knaue
scoundrel, rascal, rogue
AW III.v.81
That leades him to these places: were I his Ladie,That leads him to these places. Were I his lady AW III.v.82
I would poison that vile Rascall.I would poison that vile rascal. AW III.v.83.1
Hel. HELENA 
Which is he?Which is he? AW III.v.83.2
Dia.DIANA 
That Iacke-an-apes with scarfes. Why is heeThat jackanapes with scarfs. Why is hescarf (n.)
old form: scarfes
military sash, shoulder band
AW III.v.84
jackanapes, jackanape, jack'nape (n.)
old form: Iacke-an-apes
upstart, buffoon, monkey
melancholly?melancholy? AW III.v.85
Hel.HELENA 
Perchance he's hurt i'th battaile.Perchance he's hurt i'th' battle.perchance (adv.)perhaps, maybeAW III.v.86
Par.PAROLLES 
Loose our drum? Well.Lose our drum! Well! AW III.v.87
Mar. MARIANA 
He's shrewdly vext at something. Looke heHe's shrewdly vexed at something. Look, heshrewdly (adv.)seriously, mightily, very muchAW III.v.88
has spyed vs.has spied us. AW III.v.89
Wid.WIDOW 
Marrie hang you.Marry, hang you!marry (int.)[exclamation] by MaryAW III.v.90
Mar MARIANA 
And your curtesie, for a ring-carrier.And your courtesy, for a ring-carrier!courtesy, cur'sy, curtsy (n.)
old form: curtesie
salutation, first greeting, expression of courtesy
AW III.v.91
ring-carrier (n.)go-between, bawd
Exit.Exeunt Bertram, Parolles, and the army AW III.v.91
Wid.WIDOW 
The troope is past: Come pilgrim, I wil bring you,The troop is past. Come, pilgrim, I will bring you AW III.v.92
Where you shall host: Of inioyn'd penitentsWhere you shall host. Of enjoined penitentsenjoined (adj.)
old form: inioyn'd
joined together in a common cause, bound by oath
AW III.v.93
host (v.)lodge, stay, put up
There's foure or fiue, to great S. Iaques bound,There's four or five, to great Saint Jaques bound, AW III.v.94
Alreadie at my house.Already at my house. AW III.v.95.1
Hel.HELENA 
I humbly thanke you:I humbly thank you. AW III.v.95.2
Please it this Matron, and this gentle MaidePlease it this matron and this gentle maidgentle (adj.)courteous, friendly, kindAW III.v.96
To eate with vs to night, the charge and thankingTo eat with us tonight; the charge and thanking AW III.v.97
Shall be for me, and to requite you further,Shall be for me, and, to requite you further,requite (v.), past forms requit, requitedreward, repay, recompenseAW III.v.98
I will bestow some precepts of this Virgin,I will bestow some precepts of this virgin, AW III.v.99
Worthy the note.Worthy the note. AW III.v.100.1
Both.WIDOW and MARIANA 
Wee'l take your offer kindly. We'll take your offer kindly. AW III.v.100.2
ExeuntExeuntnote (n.)attention, notice, regardAW III.v.100
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