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Enter Duke, Lords, & Oliuer.Enter Duke Frederick, Lords, and Oliver AYL III.i.1
Du. DUKE 
Not see him since? Sir, sir, that cannot be:Not see him since? Sir, sir, that cannot be. AYL III.i.1
But were I not the better part made mercie,But were I not the better part made mercy, AYL III.i.2
I should not seeke an absent argumentI should not seek an absent argumentargument (n.)subject, point, theme, targetAYL III.i.3
Of my reuenge, thou present: but looke to it,Of my revenge, thou present. But look to it, AYL III.i.4
Finde out thy brother wheresoere he is,Find out thy brother wheresoe'er he is, AYL III.i.5
Seeke him with Candle: bring him dead, or liuingSeek him with candle, bring him dead or living AYL III.i.6
Within this tweluemonth, or turne thou no moreWithin this twelvemonth, or turn thou no moreturn (v.)
old form: turne
return, come back
AYL III.i.7
To seeke a liuing in our Territorie.To seek a living in our territory. AYL III.i.8
Thy Lands and all things that thou dost call thine,Thy lands and all things that thou dost call thine AYL III.i.9
Worth seizure, do we seize into our hands,Worth seizure do we seize into our hands AYL III.i.10
Till thou canst quit thee by thy brothers mouth,Till thou canst quit thee by thy brother's mouthquit (v.)acquit, absolve, clearAYL III.i.11
Of what we thinke against thee.Of what we think against thee. AYL III.i.12
Ol. OLIVER 
Oh that your Highnesse knew my heart in this:O that your highness knew my heart in this! AYL III.i.13
I neuer lou'd my brother in my life.I never loved my brother in my life. AYL III.i.14
Duke. DUKE 
More villaine thou. Well push him out of doresMore villain thou. – Well, push him out of doors, AYL III.i.15
And let my officers of such a natureAnd let my officers of such a naturenature (n.)function, capacity, roleAYL III.i.16
Make an extent vpon his house and Lands:Make an extent upon his house and lands.extent (n.)appropriation, seizure of property authorized by writAYL III.i.17
Do this expediently, and turne him going. Do this expediently, and turn him going.expediently (adv.)expeditiously, promptly, speedilyAYL III.i.18
turn (v.)
old form: turne
send, drive, dispatch
ExeuntExeunt AYL III.i.18
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