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games and dances with Robin Hood and Maid Marian as leading characters. Perdita thinks of them as somewhat indecent and is surprised at herself, a modest girl, for talking in their vein. Does change my disposition. 156 Florizel What you do 157 Still betters what is done. When you speak, sweet. 158 I'ld have you do it ever: when you sing, 159 I'ld have you buy and sell so, so give alms, 160 Pray so; and, for the ordering your affairs, 161 To sing them too: when you do dance, I wish you 162 A wave o' the sea, that you might ever do 163 Nothing but that; move still, still so, 164 And own no other function: each your doing, 165. Each you doing: the manner in which you perform each act. So singular in each particular, 166. singular: distinctively yours. Crowns what you are doing in the present deed, 167 That all your acts are queens. 168 Perdita O Doricles, 169. Doricles: Florizel's assumed name. Your praises are too large: but that your youth,
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Unformatted text preview: 170 And the true blood which peepeth fairly through't, 171 Do plainly give you out an unstain'd shepherd, 172 With wisdom I might fear, my Doricles, 173 You woo'd me the false way. 174 Florizel I think you have 175 As little skill to fear as I have purpose 176. skill: reason. To put you to't. But come; our dance, I pray: 177 Your hand, my Perdita: so turtles pair, 178. turtles: turtledoves (symbolic of constancy in love). That never mean to part. 179 Perdita I'll swear for 'em. 180 Polixenes This is the prettiest low-born lass that ever 181 Ran on the green-sord: nothing she does or seems 182. green-sord: greensward. But smacks of something greater than herself, 183 Too noble for this place. 184 Camillo He tells her something 185 That makes her blood look out: good sooth, she is 186. makes. ..on't: makes her blush. Most editors emend on't to out. Good sooth: in truth....
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This note was uploaded on 11/18/2011 for the course HIST 302 taught by Professor Jensic during the Summer '10 term at Purdue University.

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