FRIAR JOHN
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Holy Franciscan Frier, Brother, ho?Holy Franciscan Friar, brother, ho!RJ V.ii.1
Going to find a bare-foote Brother out,Going to find a bare-foot brother out,RJ V.ii.5
One of our order to associate me,One of our order, to associate meRJ V.ii.6
Here in this Citie visiting the sick,Here in this city visiting the sick,RJ V.ii.7
And finding him, the Searchers of the TowneAnd finding him, the searchers of the town,RJ V.ii.8
Suspecting that we both were in a houseSuspecting that we both were in a houseRJ V.ii.9
Where the infectious pestilence did raigne,Where the infectious pestilence did reign,RJ V.ii.10
Seal'd vp the doores, and would not let vs forth,Sealed up the doors, and would not let us forth,RJ V.ii.11
So that my speed to Mantua there was staid.So that my speed to Mantua there was stayed.RJ V.ii.12
I could not send it, here it is againe,I could not send it – here it is again –RJ V.ii.14
Nor get a messenger to bring it thee,Nor get a messenger to bring it thee,RJ V.ii.15
So fearefull were they of infection.So fearful were they of infection.RJ V.ii.16
Brother Ile go and bring it thee. Brother, I'll go and bring it thee.RJ V.ii.22.2
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