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Rebellious Subiects, Enemies to peace,Rebellious subjects, enemies to peace,RJ I.i.81
Prophaners of this Neighbor-stained Steele,Profaners of this neighbour-stained steel, – RJ I.i.82
Will they not heare? What hoe, you Men, you Beasts,Will they not hear? What, ho – you men, you beasts,RJ I.i.83
That quench the fire of your pernitious Rage,That quench the fire of your pernicious rageRJ I.i.84
With purple Fountaines issuing from your Veines:With purple fountains issuing from your veins!RJ I.i.85
On paine of Torture, from those bloody handsOn pain of torture, from those bloody handsRJ I.i.86
Throw your mistemper'd Weapons to the ground,Throw your mistempered weapons to the groundRJ I.i.87
And heare the Sentence of your mooued Prince.And hear the sentence of your moved prince.RJ I.i.88
Three ciuill Broyles, bred of an Ayery word,Three civil brawls, bred of an airy wordRJ I.i.89
By thee old Capulet and Mountague,By thee, old Capulet, and Montague,RJ I.i.90
Haue thrice disturb'd the quiet of our streets,Have thrice disturbed the quiet of our streetsRJ I.i.91
And made Verona's ancient CitizensAnd made Verona's ancient citizensRJ I.i.92
Cast by their Graue beseeming Ornaments,Cast by their grave-beseeming ornamentsRJ I.i.93
To wield old Partizans, in hands as old,To wield old partisans, in hands as old,RJ I.i.94
Cankred with peace, to part your Cankred hate,Cankered with peace, to part your cankered hate.RJ I.i.95
If euer you disturbe our streets againe,If ever you disturb our streets again,RJ I.i.96
Your liues shall pay the forfeit of the peace.Your lives shall pay the forfeit of the peace.RJ I.i.97
For this time all the rest depart away:For this time all the rest depart away.RJ I.i.98
You Capulet shall goe along with me,You, Capulet, shall go along with me;RJ I.i.99
And Mountague come you this afternoone,And, Montague, come you this afternoon,RJ I.i.100
To know our Fathers pleasure in this case:To know our farther pleasure in this case,RJ I.i.101
To old Free-towne, our common iudgement place:To old Free-town, our common judgement-place.RJ I.i.102
Once more on paine of death, all men depart. Once more, on pain of death, all men depart.RJ I.i.103
Where are the vile beginners of this Fray?Where are the vile beginners of this fray?RJ III.i.141
Benuolio, who began this Fray?Benvolio, who began this bloody fray?RJ III.i.151
Romeo slew him, he slew Mercutio,Romeo slew him. He slew Mercutio.RJ III.i.182
Who now the price of his deare blood doth owe.Who now the price of his dear blood doth owe?RJ III.i.183
And for that offence,And for that offenceRJ III.i.186.2
Immediately we doe exile him hence:Immediately we do exile him hence.RJ III.i.187
I haue an interest in your hearts proceeding:I have an interest in your hate's proceeding,RJ III.i.188
My bloud for your rude brawles doth lie a bleeding.My blood for your rude brawls doth lie a-bleeding.RJ III.i.189
But Ile Amerce you with so strong a fine,But I'll amerce you with so strong a fineRJ III.i.190
That you shall all repent the losse of mine.That you shall all repent the loss of mine.RJ III.i.191
It will be deafe to pleading and excuses,I will be deaf to pleading and excuses.RJ III.i.192
Nor teares, nor prayers shall purchase our abuses.Nor tears nor prayers shall purchase out abuses.RJ III.i.193
Therefore vse none, let Romeo hence in hast,Therefore use none. Let Romeo hence in haste,RJ III.i.194
Else when he is found, that houre is his last.Else, when he is found, that hour is his last.RJ III.i.195
Beare hence this body, and attend our will:Bear hence this body, and attend our will.RJ III.i.196
Mercy not Murders, pardoning those that kill.Mercy but murders, pardoning those that kill.RJ III.i.197
What misaduenture is so earely vp,What misadventure is so early up,RJ V.iii.188
That calls our person from our mornings rest?That calls our person from our morning rest?RJ V.iii.189
What feare is this which startles in your eares?What fear is this which startles in your ears?RJ V.iii.194
Search, / Seeke, and know how, this foule murder comes.Search, seek, and know, how this foul murder comes.RJ V.iii.198
Come Mountague, for thou art early vpCome, Montague. For thou art early upRJ V.iii.208
To see thy Sonne and Heire, now early downe.To see thy son and heir now early down.RJ V.iii.209
Looke: and thou shalt see.Look, and thou shalt see.RJ V.iii.213
Seale vp the mouth of outrage for a while,Seal up the mouth of outrage for a while,RJ V.iii.216
Till we can cleare these ambiguities,Till we can clear these ambiguitiesRJ V.iii.217
And know their spring, their head, their true descent,And know their spring, their head, their true descent.RJ V.iii.218
And then will I be generall of your woes,And then will I be general of your woesRJ V.iii.219
And lead you euen to death? meane time forbeare,And lead you, even to death. Meantime forbear,RJ V.iii.220
And let mischance be slaue to patience,And let mischance be slave to patience.RJ V.iii.221
Bring forth the parties of suspition.Bring forth the parties of suspicion.RJ V.iii.222
Then say at once, what thou dost know in this?Then say at once what thou dost know in this.RJ V.iii.228
We still haue knowne thee for a Holy man.We still have known thee for a holy man.RJ V.iii.270
Where's Romeo's man? What can he say to this?Where's Romeo's man? What can he say to this?RJ V.iii.271
Giue me the Letter, I will look on it.Give me the letter. I will look on it.RJ V.iii.278
Where is the Counties Page that rais'd the Watch?Where is the County's page that raised the Watch?RJ V.iii.279
Sirra, what made your Master in this place?Sirrah, what made your master in this place?RJ V.iii.280
This Letter doth make good the Friers words,This letter doth make good the Friar's words,RJ V.iii.286
Their course of Loue, the tydings of her death:Their course of love, the tidings of her death.RJ V.iii.287
And heere he writes, that he did buy a poysonAnd here he writes that he did buy a poisonRJ V.iii.288
Of a poore Pothecarie, and therewithallOf a poor pothecary, and therewithalRJ V.iii.289
Came to this Vault to dye, and lye with Iuliet.Came to this vault to die, and lie with Juliet.RJ V.iii.290
Where be these Enemies? Capulet, Mountague,Where be these enemies? Capulet, Montague,RJ V.iii.291
See what a scourge is laide vpon your hate,See what a scourge is laid upon your hate,RJ V.iii.292
That Heauen finds meanes to kill your ioyes with Loue;That heaven finds means to kill your joys with love.RJ V.iii.293
And I, for winking at your discords too,And I, for winking at your discords too,RJ V.iii.294
Haue lost a brace of Kinsmen: All are punish'd.Have lost a brace of kinsmen. All are punished.RJ V.iii.295
A glooming peace this morning with it brings,A glooming peace this morning with it brings.RJ V.iii.305
The Sunne for sorrow will not shew his head;The sun for sorrow will not show his head.RJ V.iii.306
Go hence, to haue more talke of these sad things,Go hence, to have more talk of these sad things.RJ V.iii.307
Some shall be pardon'd, and some punished.Some shall be pardoned, and some punished:RJ V.iii.308
For neuer was a Storie of more Wo,For never was a story of more woeRJ V.iii.309
Then this of Iuliet, and her Romeo. Than this of Juliet and her Romeo.RJ V.iii.310
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