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I now

That bear a weighty and a serious brow,
Sad, high, and working, full of state and woe,
Such noble scenes, as draw the eye to flow,
We shall present. Those that can piry, here
May, if they think it well, let fall a tear ;
The subject will deserve it. Such as give
Their money out of hope they may believe,
May here find truth 100. Those that come to see
Only a low or two, (anil so agree,
The play may pass) if they be fill and willing,
I'll undertake may see away their philling
Richly in two short hours, Only thery
That come to hear a merry, bawdy play;
A noise of targets;, or to see a fellow
In a long motley coat, guarded with yellow ;
Will be deceiv'd : for, gentle hearers, know
To rank our chosen truth with such a mow
As fool and fight is, (besides forfeiting
Our own brains, and th' opinion that we bring
To make that only true we now intend)
Will leave us ne'er an understanding friexd.
Therefore, for goodness

, Sake, as you are known
The first and happiest hearers of the town,
Be Sad, as we would make ye. Think ye fee
The very persons of our noble story,
As they were living : think you see them great,
And follow'd with the gen'ral throng, and fueat
of thousand friends; Then, in a moment, see
How foon this mightiness meets misery !
And if you can be merry then, i'll say
A man may w'eep upon his wedding day..

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