All's Well That Ends Well
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Enter Lafew and Bertram.Enter Lafew and Bertram AW II.v.1
Laf.LAFEW 
But I hope your Lordshippe thinkes not him a souldier.But I hope your lordship thinks not him a soldier. AW II.v.1
Ber.BERTRAM 
Yes my Lord and of verie valiant approofe.Yes, my lord, and of very valiant approof.approof (n.)
old form: approofe
proven quality, undoubted character
AW II.v.2
Laf.LAFEW 
You haue it from his owne deliuerance.You have it from his own deliverance.deliverance (n.)
old form: deliuerance
delivery, utterance, reporting
AW II.v.3
Ber.BERTRAM 
And by other warranted testimonie.And by other warranted testimony.warranted (adj.)justified, legitimate, rightfulAW II.v.4
Laf.LAFEW 
Then my Diall goes not true, I tooke this Larke for a Then my dial goes not true: I took this lark for adial (n.)
old form: Diall
watch, timepiece, pocket sundial
AW II.v.5
bunting.bunting. AW II.v.6
Ber.BERTRAM 
I do assure you my Lord he is very great in I do assure you, my lord, he is very great in AW II.v.7
knowledge, and accordinglie valiant.knowledge, and accordingly valiant.accordingly (adv.)
old form: accordinglie
correspondingly, suitably, properly
AW II.v.8
Laf.LAFEW 
I haue then sinn'd against his experience, andI have then sinned against his experience and AW II.v.9
transgrest against his valour, and my state that way istransgressed against his valour, and my state that way is AW II.v.10
dangerous, since I cannot yet find in my heart to repent:dangerous, since I cannot yet find in my heart to repent. AW II.v.11
Heere he comes, I pray you make vs freinds, I will pursue Here he comes. I pray you make us friends; I will pursue AW II.v.12
the amitie.the amity. AW II.v.13
Enter Parolles.Enter Parolles AW II.v.14
Par.PAROLLES  
(to Bertram) AW II.v.14
These things shall be done sir. These things shall be done, sir. AW II.v.14
Laf.LAFEW 
Pray you sir whose his Tailor?Pray you, sir, who's his tailor? AW II.v.15
Par. PAROLLES 
Sir?Sir! AW II.v.16
Laf. LAFEW 
O I know him well, I sir, hee sirs a good O, I know him well. Ay, sir, he, sir, 's a good AW II.v.17
workeman, a verie good Tailor.workman, a very good tailor.workman (n.)
old form: workemqn
craftsman, skilled worker
AW II.v.18
Ber.BERTRAM  
(aside to Parolles) AW II.v.19
Is shee gone to the king? Is she gone to the King? AW II.v.19
Par.PAROLLES 
Shee is.She is. AW II.v.20
Ber.BERTRAM 
Will shee away to night?Will she away tonight? AW II.v.21
Par.PAROLLES 
As you'le haue her.As you'll have her. AW II.v.22
Ber.BERTRAM 
I haue writ my letters, casketted my treasure,I have writ my letters, casketed my treasure, AW II.v.23
Giuen order for our horses, and to night,Given order for our horses; and tonight, AW II.v.24
When I should take possession of the Bride,When I should take possession of the bride, AW II.v.25
And ere I doe begin.End ere I do begin. AW II.v.26
Laf.LAFEW  
(aside) AW II.v.27
A good Trauailer is something at the latter A good traveller is something at the latter AW II.v.27
end of a dinner, but on that lies three thirds, and vses aend of a dinner; but one that lies three thirds and uses a AW II.v.28
known truth to passe a thousand nothings with, shouldknown truth to pass a thousand nothings with, should AW II.v.29
bee once hard, and thrice beaten. God saue you be once heard and thrice beaten. (Aloud) God save you, AW II.v.30
Captaine. captain! AW II.v.31
Ber.BERTRAM 
Is there any vnkindnes betweene my Lord andIs there any unkindness between my lord andunkindness (n.)
old form: vnkindnes
offence, ill-will, umbrage
AW II.v.32
you Monsieur?you, monsieur? AW II.v.33
Par.PAROLLES 
I know not how I haue deserued to run into I know not how I have deserved to run into AW II.v.34
my Lords displeasure.my lord's displeasure. AW II.v.35
Laf.LAFEW 
You haue made shift to run into't, bootes and spurres You have made shift to run into't, boots and spursshift (n.)expedient, measure, arrangement [especially as 'make shift' = contrive]AW II.v.36
and all: like him that leapt into the Custard, and out of and all, like him that leaped into the custard; and out of AW II.v.37
it you'le runne againe, rather then suffer question for your it you'll run again rather than suffer question for yoursuffer (v.)bear, endure, standAW II.v.38
residence.residence. AW II.v.39
Ber.BERTRAM 
It may bee you haue mistaken him my Lord.It may be you have mistaken him, my lord. AW II.v.40
Laf.LAFEW 
And shall doe so euer, though I tooke him at'sAnd shall do so ever, though I took him at's AW II.v.41
prayers. Fare you well my Lord, and beleeue this of me, prayers. Fare you well, my lord, and believe this of me:fare ... well (int.)goodbye [to an individual]AW II.v.42
there can be no kernell in this light Nut: the soule of this there can be no kernel in this light nut. The soul of this AW II.v.43
man is his cloathes: Trust him not in matter of heauie man is his clothes. Trust him not in matter of heavyheavy (adj.)
old form: heauie
grave, serious, weighty
AW II.v.44
consequence: I haue kept of them tame, & know their consequence. I have kept of them tame, and know theirtame (adj.)domesticated, as petsAW II.v.45
natures. Farewell Monsieur, I haue spoken better of natures. Farewell, monsieur; I have spoken better of AW II.v.46
you, then you haue or will to deserue at my hand, but we you than you have or will to deserve at my hand, but we AW II.v.47
must do good against euill.must do good against evil. AW II.v.48
Exit AW II.v.48
Par.PAROLLES 
An idle Lord, I sweare.An idle lord, I swear.idle (adj.)foolish, stupid, empty-headedAW II.v.49
Ber.BERTRAM 
I thinke so.I think not so. AW II.v.50
Par.PAROLLES 
Why do you not know him?Why, do you not know him? AW II.v.51
Ber.BERTRAM 
Yes, I do know him well, and common speechYes, I do know him well, and common speech AW II.v.52
Giues him a worthy passe. Heere comes my clog.Gives him a worthy pass. Here comes my clog.clog (n.)wooden block, heavy piece of woodAW II.v.53
pass (n.)
old form: passe
standing, reputation, estimation
Enter Helena,Enter Helena AW II.v.54
Hel.HELENA 
I haue sir as I was commanded from youI have, sir, as I was commanded from you, AW II.v.54
Spoke with the King, and haue procur'd his leaueSpoke with the King, and have procured his leave AW II.v.55
For present parting, onely he desiresFor present parting; only he desires AW II.v.56
Some priuate speech with you.Some private speech with you. AW II.v.57.1
Ber.BERTRAM 
I shall obey his will.I shall obey his will. AW II.v.57.2
You must not meruaile Helen at my course,You must not marvel, Helen, at my course,course (n.)course of action, way of proceedingAW II.v.58
marvel (v.)
old form: meruaile
wonder, be curious
Which holds not colour with the time, nor doesWhich holds not colour with the time, nor doescolour (n.)suitable appearance, appropriate characterAW II.v.59
hold (v.)keep, maintain, observe
The ministration, and required officeThe ministration and required officeoffice (n.)task, service, duty, responsibilityAW II.v.60
On my particular. Prepar'd I was notOn my particular. Prepared I was notparticular, on myin my own case, as far as I am concernedAW II.v.61
For such a businesse, therefore am I foundFor such a business, therefore am I found AW II.v.62
So much vnsetled: This driues me to intreate you,So much unsettled. This drives me to entreat youunsettled (adj.)
old form: vnsetled
disturbed, troubled; also: unresolved, unfixed
AW II.v.63
That presently you take your way for home,That presently you take your way for home,presently (adv.)immediately, instantly, at onceAW II.v.64
And rather muse then aske why I intreate you,And rather muse than ask why I entreat you;muse (v.)wonder, speculate, ponderAW II.v.65
For my respects are better then they seeme,For my respects are better than they seem,respect (n.)consideration, factor, circumstanceAW II.v.66
And my appointments haue in them a needeAnd my appointments have in them a needappointment (n.)purpose, design, intentionAW II.v.67
Greater then shewes it selfe at the first view,Greater than shows itself at the first view AW II.v.68
To you that know them not. This to my mother,To you that know them not. This to my mother. AW II.v.69
He gives Helena a letter AW II.v.70
'Twill be two daies ere I shall see you, so'Twill be two days ere I shall see you, so AW II.v.70
I leaue you to your wisedome.I leave you to your wisdom. AW II.v.71.1
Hel.HELENA 
Sir, I can nothing say,Sir, I can nothing say AW II.v.71.2
But that I am your most obedient seruant.But that I am your most obedient servant. AW II.v.72
Ber.BERTRAM 
Come, come, no more of that.Come, come, no more of that. AW II.v.73.1
Hel.HELENA 
And euer shallAnd ever shall AW II.v.73.2
With true obseruance seeke to eeke out thatWith true observance seek to eke out thateke, eke out (v.)
old form: eeke
add to, increase, supplement
AW II.v.74
observance (n.)
old form: obseruance
honour, dutiful ceremony, due respect
Wherein toward me my homely starres haue faildWherein toward me my homely stars have failedhomely (adj.)fating my humble parentageAW II.v.75
To equall my great fortune.To equal my great fortune. AW II.v.76.1
Ber.BERTRAM 
Let that goe: Let that go. AW II.v.76.2
my hast is verie great. Farwell: Hie home.My haste is very great. Farewell. Hie home.hie (v.)hasten, hurry, speedAW II.v.77
Hel.HELENA 
Pray sir your pardon.Pray, sir, your pardon. AW II.v.78.1
Ber.BERTRAM 
Well, what would you say?Well, what would you say? AW II.v.78.2
Hel.HELENA 
I am not worthie of the wealth I owe,I am not worthy of the wealth I owe,owe (v.)own, possess, haveAW II.v.79
Nor dare I say 'tis mine: and yet it is,Nor dare I say 'tis mine – and yet it is; AW II.v.80
But like a timorous theefe, most faine would stealeBut, like a timorous thief, most fain would stealtimorous (adj.)fearful, apprehensive, doubtingAW II.v.81
What law does vouch mine owne.What law does vouch mine own.fain (adv.)
old form: faine
gladly, willingly
AW II.v.82.1
Ber.BERTRAM 
What would you haue?What would you have? AW II.v.82.2
Hel HELENA 
Something, and scarse so much: nothing indeed,Something, and scarce so much; nothing indeed. AW II.v.83
I would not tell you what I would my Lord: I would not tell you what I would, my lord. AW II.v.84
Faith yes,Faith, yes: AW II.v.85
Strangers and foes do sunder, and not kisse.Strangers and foes do sunder and not kiss.sunder (v.)separate, split up, partAW II.v.86
Ber.BERTRAM 
I pray you stay not, but in hast to horse.I pray you, stay not, but in haste to horse. AW II.v.87
Hel.HELENA 
I shall not breake your bidding, good my Lord:I shall not break your bidding, good my lord. AW II.v.88
Where are my other men? Monsieur, farwell. Where are my other men? Monsieur, Farewell. AW II.v.89
ExitExit AW II.v.89
Ber.BERTRAM 
Go thou toward home, where I wil neuer come,Go thou toward home, where I will never come AW II.v.90
Whilst I can shake my sword, or heare the drumme:Whilst I can shake my sword or hear the drum. AW II.v.91
Away, and for our flight.Away, and for our flight. AW II.v.92.1
Par.PAROLLES 
Brauely, Coragio.Bravely. Coragio! AW II.v.92.2
Exeuntbravely (adv.)splendidly, worthily, excellentlyAW II.v.92
coragio (int.)courage
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