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      <article class="book" id="R.1">
         <header class="book-titlepage">
            <h1>The Taming of the Shrew</h1>
         </header>
         <div class="lists-of-titles">
            <div class="toc">
               <p>
                  <b>Table of Contents</b>
               </p>
               <ul class="toc">
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.2">1. Dramatis Personae</a>
                     </span>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.3">1. INDUCTION</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.3.2">1. SCENE I.  Before an alehouse on a heath.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.3.3">2. SCENE II.  A bedchamber in the Lord's house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.4">2. ACT I</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.2">1. SCENE I.  Padua. A public place.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.3">2. SCENE II.  Padua. Before HORTENSIO'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.5">3. ACT II</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.2">1. SCENE I.  Padua. A room in BAPTISTA'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.6">4. ACT III</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.2">1. SCENE I.  Padua. BAPTISTA'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.3">2. SCENE II.  Padua. Before BAPTISTA'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.7">5. ACT IV</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.2">1. SCENE I.  PETRUCHIO'S country house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.3">2. SCENE II.  Padua. Before BAPTISTA'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.4">3. SCENE III.  A room in PETRUCHIO'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.5">4. SCENE IV.  Padua. Before BAPTISTA'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.6">5. SCENE V.  A public road.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.8">6. ACT V</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.2">1. SCENE I.  Padua. Before LUCENTIO'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.3">2. SCENE II.  Padua. LUCENTIO'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
               </ul>
            </div>
         </div>
         <article class="preface" id="R.1.2">
            <header class="preface-titlepage">
               <h2>Dramatis Personae</h2>
            </header>
            <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
               <tr>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">
                        <span class="personname">A Lord.</span>
                        <span class="personname">CHRISTOPHER SLY, a tinker. 	</span>
                        <span class="personname">Hostess, Page, Players, Huntsmen, and Servants.</span>
                     </span>
                  </td>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">Persons in the Induction.</span>
                  </td>
               </tr>
            </table>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">BAPTISTA, a rich gentleman of Padua.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">VINCENTIO, an old gentleman of Pisa.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">LUCENTIO, son to Vincentio, in love with Bianca.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">PETRUCHIO, a gentleman of Verona, a suitor to Katharina.</span>
            </p>
            <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
               <tr>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">
                        <span class="personname">GREMIO</span>
                        <span class="personname">HORTENSIO</span>
                     </span>
                  </td>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">suitors to Bianca.</span>
                  </td>
               </tr>
            </table>
            <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
               <tr>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">
                        <span class="personname">TRANIO</span>
                        <span class="personname">BIONDELLO</span>
                     </span>
                  </td>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">servants to Lucentio.</span>
                  </td>
               </tr>
            </table>
            <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
               <tr>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">
                        <span class="personname">GRUMIO</span>
                        <span class="personname">CURTIS</span>
                        <span class="personname">NATHANIEL</span>
                        <span class="personname">NICHOLAS</span>
                        <span class="personname">JOSEPH</span>
                        <span class="personname">PHILIP</span>
                        <span class="personname">PETER</span>
                     </span>
                  </td>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">servants to Petruchio.</span>
                  </td>
               </tr>
            </table>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">A Pedant.</span>
            </p>
            <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
               <tr>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">
                        <span class="personname">KATHARINA the shrew,</span>
                        <span class="personname">BIANCA</span>
                     </span>
                  </td>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">daughters to Baptista.</span>
                  </td>
               </tr>
            </table>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">Widow.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">Tailor, Haberdasher, and Servants attending on Baptista and Petruchio.</span>
            </p>
            <p>SCENE  Padua, and Petruchio's country house.</p>
         </article>
         <article class="chapter" id="R.1.3">
            <header class="chapter-titlepage">
               <h2>Chapter 1. INDUCTION</h2>
            </header>
            <div class="lists-of-titles">
               <div class="toc">
                  <p>
                     <b>Table of Contents</b>
                  </p>
                  <ul class="toc">
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.3.2">1. SCENE I.  Before an alehouse on a heath.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.3.3">2. SCENE II.  A bedchamber in the Lord's house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                  </ul>
               </div>
            </div>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.3.2">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>1. SCENE I.  Before an alehouse on a heath.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter Hostess and SLY</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll pheeze you, in faith.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Hostess</div>
                     <div class="line">A pair of stocks, you rogue!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">Ye are a baggage: the Slys are no rogues; look in</div>
                     <div class="line">the chronicles; we came in with Richard Conqueror.</div>
                     <div class="line">Therefore paucas pallabris; let the world slide: sessa!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Hostess</div>
                     <div class="line">You will not pay for the glasses you have burst?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">No, not a denier. Go by, Jeronimy: go to thy cold</div>
                     <div class="line">bed, and warm thee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Hostess</div>
                     <div class="line">I know my remedy; I must go fetch the</div>
                     <div class="line">third--borough.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">Third, or fourth, or fifth borough, I'll answer him</div>
                     <div class="line">by law: I'll not budge an inch, boy: let him come,</div>
                     <div class="line">and kindly.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Falls asleep</p>
               <p>Horns winded. Enter a Lord from hunting, with his train</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                     <div class="line">Huntsman, I charge thee, tender well my hounds:</div>
                     <div class="line">Brach Merriman, the poor cur is emboss'd;</div>
                     <div class="line">And couple Clowder with the deep--mouth'd brach.</div>
                     <div class="line">Saw'st thou not, boy, how Silver made it good</div>
                     <div class="line">At the hedge-corner, in the coldest fault?</div>
                     <div class="line">I would not lose the dog for twenty pound.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Huntsman</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, Belman is as good as he, my lord;</div>
                     <div class="line">He cried upon it at the merest loss</div>
                     <div class="line">And twice to-day pick'd out the dullest scent:</div>
                     <div class="line">Trust me, I take him for the better dog.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou art a fool: if Echo were as fleet,</div>
                     <div class="line">I would esteem him worth a dozen such.</div>
                     <div class="line">But sup them well and look unto them all:</div>
                     <div class="line">To-morrow I intend to hunt again.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Huntsman</div>
                     <div class="line">I will, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                     <div class="line">What's here? one dead, or drunk? See, doth he breathe?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Huntsman</div>
                     <div class="line">He breathes, my lord. Were he not warm'd with ale,</div>
                     <div class="line">This were a bed but cold to sleep so soundly.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                     <div class="line">O monstrous beast! how like a swine he lies!</div>
                     <div class="line">Grim death, how foul and loathsome is thine image!</div>
                     <div class="line">Sirs, I will practise on this drunken man.</div>
                     <div class="line">What think you, if he were convey'd to bed,</div>
                     <div class="line">Wrapp'd in sweet clothes, rings put upon his fingers,</div>
                     <div class="line">A most delicious banquet by his bed,</div>
                     <div class="line">And brave attendants near him when he wakes,</div>
                     <div class="line">Would not the beggar then forget himself?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Huntsman</div>
                     <div class="line">Believe me, lord, I think he cannot choose.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Huntsman</div>
                     <div class="line">It would seem strange unto him when he waked.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                     <div class="line">Even as a flattering dream or worthless fancy.</div>
                     <div class="line">Then take him up and manage well the jest:</div>
                     <div class="line">Carry him gently to my fairest chamber</div>
                     <div class="line">And hang it round with all my wanton pictures:</div>
                     <div class="line">Balm his foul head in warm distilled waters</div>
                     <div class="line">And burn sweet wood to make the lodging sweet:</div>
                     <div class="line">Procure me music ready when he wakes,</div>
                     <div class="line">To make a dulcet and a heavenly sound;</div>
                     <div class="line">And if he chance to speak, be ready straight</div>
                     <div class="line">And with a low submissive reverence</div>
                     <div class="line">Say 'What is it your honour will command?'</div>
                     <div class="line">Let one attend him with a silver basin</div>
                     <div class="line">Full of rose-water and bestrew'd with flowers,</div>
                     <div class="line">Another bear the ewer, the third a diaper,</div>
                     <div class="line">And say 'Will't please your lordship cool your hands?'</div>
                     <div class="line">Some one be ready with a costly suit</div>
                     <div class="line">And ask him what apparel he will wear;</div>
                     <div class="line">Another tell him of his hounds and horse,</div>
                     <div class="line">And that his lady mourns at his disease:</div>
                     <div class="line">Persuade him that he hath been lunatic;</div>
                     <div class="line">And when he says he is, say that he dreams,</div>
                     <div class="line">For he is nothing but a mighty lord.</div>
                     <div class="line">This do and do it kindly, gentle sirs:</div>
                     <div class="line">It will be pastime passing excellent,</div>
                     <div class="line">If it be husbanded with modesty.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Huntsman</div>
                     <div class="line">My lord, I warrant you we will play our part,</div>
                     <div class="line">As he shall think by our true diligence</div>
                     <div class="line">He is no less than what we say he is.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                     <div class="line">Take him up gently and to bed with him;</div>
                     <div class="line">And each one to his office when he wakes.</div>
                     <p>Some bear out SLY. A trumpet sounds</p>
                     <div class="line">Sirrah, go see what trumpet 'tis that sounds:</div>
                     <p>Exit Servingman</p>
                     <div class="line">Belike, some noble gentleman that means,</div>
                     <div class="line">Travelling some journey, to repose him here.</div>
                     <p>Re-enter Servingman</p>
                     <div class="line">How now! who is it?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">An't please your honour, players</div>
                     <div class="line">That offer service to your lordship.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                     <div class="line">Bid them come near.</div>
                     <p>Enter Players</p>
                     <div class="line">Now, fellows, you are welcome.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Players</div>
                     <div class="line">We thank your honour.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                     <div class="line">Do you intend to stay with me tonight?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">A Player</div>
                     <div class="line">So please your lordship to accept our duty.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                     <div class="line">With all my heart. This fellow I remember,</div>
                     <div class="line">Since once he play'd a farmer's eldest son:</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twas where you woo'd the gentlewoman so well:</div>
                     <div class="line">I have forgot your name; but, sure, that part</div>
                     <div class="line">Was aptly fitted and naturally perform'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">A Player</div>
                     <div class="line">I think 'twas Soto that your honour means.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis very true: thou didst it excellent.</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, you are come to me in a happy time;</div>
                     <div class="line">The rather for I have some sport in hand</div>
                     <div class="line">Wherein your cunning can assist me much.</div>
                     <div class="line">There is a lord will hear you play to-night:</div>
                     <div class="line">But I am doubtful of your modesties;</div>
                     <div class="line">Lest over-eyeing of his odd behavior,--</div>
                     <div class="line">For yet his honour never heard a play--</div>
                     <div class="line">You break into some merry passion</div>
                     <div class="line">And so offend him; for I tell you, sirs,</div>
                     <div class="line">If you should smile he grows impatient.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">A Player</div>
                     <div class="line">Fear not, my lord: we can contain ourselves,</div>
                     <div class="line">Were he the veriest antic in the world.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                     <div class="line">Go, sirrah, take them to the buttery,</div>
                     <div class="line">And give them friendly welcome every one:</div>
                     <div class="line">Let them want nothing that my house affords.</div>
                     <p>Exit one with the Players</p>
                     <div class="line">Sirrah, go you to Barthol'mew my page,</div>
                     <div class="line">And see him dress'd in all suits like a lady:</div>
                     <div class="line">That done, conduct him to the drunkard's chamber;</div>
                     <div class="line">And call him 'madam,' do him obeisance.</div>
                     <div class="line">Tell him from me, as he will win my love,</div>
                     <div class="line">He bear himself with honourable action,</div>
                     <div class="line">Such as he hath observed in noble ladies</div>
                     <div class="line">Unto their lords, by them accomplished:</div>
                     <div class="line">Such duty to the drunkard let him do</div>
                     <div class="line">With soft low tongue and lowly courtesy,</div>
                     <div class="line">And say 'What is't your honour will command,</div>
                     <div class="line">Wherein your lady and your humble wife</div>
                     <div class="line">May show her duty and make known her love?'</div>
                     <div class="line">And then with kind embracements, tempting kisses,</div>
                     <div class="line">And with declining head into his bosom,</div>
                     <div class="line">Bid him shed tears, as being overjoy'd</div>
                     <div class="line">To see her noble lord restored to health,</div>
                     <div class="line">Who for this seven years hath esteem'd him</div>
                     <div class="line">No better than a poor and loathsome beggar:</div>
                     <div class="line">And if the boy have not a woman's gift</div>
                     <div class="line">To rain a shower of commanded tears,</div>
                     <div class="line">An onion will do well for such a shift,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which in a napkin being close convey'd</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall in despite enforce a watery eye.</div>
                     <div class="line">See this dispatch'd with all the haste thou canst:</div>
                     <div class="line">Anon I'll give thee more instructions.</div>
                     <p>Exit a Servingman</p>
                     <div class="line">I know the boy will well usurp the grace,</div>
                     <div class="line">Voice, gait and action of a gentlewoman:</div>
                     <div class="line">I long to hear him call the drunkard husband,</div>
                     <div class="line">And how my men will stay themselves from laughter</div>
                     <div class="line">When they do homage to this simple peasant.</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll in to counsel them; haply my presence</div>
                     <div class="line">May well abate the over-merry spleen</div>
                     <div class="line">Which otherwise would grow into extremes.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.3.3">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>2. SCENE II.  A bedchamber in the Lord's house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter aloft SLY, with Attendants; some with apparel,
others with basin and ewer and appurtenances; and Lord</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">For God's sake, a pot of small ale.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Will't please your lordship drink a cup of sack?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Will't please your honour taste of these conserves?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Third Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">What raiment will your honour wear to-day?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">I am Christophero Sly; call not me 'honour' nor</div>
                     <div class="line">'lordship:' I ne'er drank sack in my life; and if</div>
                     <div class="line">you give me any conserves, give me conserves of</div>
                     <div class="line">beef: ne'er ask me what raiment I'll wear; for I</div>
                     <div class="line">have no more doublets than backs, no more stockings</div>
                     <div class="line">than legs, nor no more shoes than feet; nay,</div>
                     <div class="line">sometimes more feet than shoes, or such shoes as my</div>
                     <div class="line">toes look through the over-leather.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                     <div class="line">Heaven cease this idle humour in your honour!</div>
                     <div class="line">O, that a mighty man of such descent,</div>
                     <div class="line">Of such possessions and so high esteem,</div>
                     <div class="line">Should be infused with so foul a spirit!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">What, would you make me mad? Am not I Christopher</div>
                     <div class="line">Sly, old Sly's son of Burtonheath, by birth a</div>
                     <div class="line">pedlar, by education a cardmaker, by transmutation a</div>
                     <div class="line">bear-herd, and now by present profession a tinker?</div>
                     <div class="line">Ask Marian Hacket, the fat ale-wife of Wincot, if</div>
                     <div class="line">she know me not: if she say I am not fourteen pence</div>
                     <div class="line">on the score for sheer ale, score me up for the</div>
                     <div class="line">lyingest knave in Christendom. What! I am not</div>
                     <div class="line">bestraught: here's--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Third Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">O, this it is that makes your lady mourn!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">O, this is it that makes your servants droop!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                     <div class="line">Hence comes it that your kindred shuns your house,</div>
                     <div class="line">As beaten hence by your strange lunacy.</div>
                     <div class="line">O noble lord, bethink thee of thy birth,</div>
                     <div class="line">Call home thy ancient thoughts from banishment</div>
                     <div class="line">And banish hence these abject lowly dreams.</div>
                     <div class="line">Look how thy servants do attend on thee,</div>
                     <div class="line">Each in his office ready at thy beck.</div>
                     <div class="line">Wilt thou have music? hark! Apollo plays,</div>
                     <p>Music</p>
                     <div class="line">And twenty caged nightingales do sing:</div>
                     <div class="line">Or wilt thou sleep? we'll have thee to a couch</div>
                     <div class="line">Softer and sweeter than the lustful bed</div>
                     <div class="line">On purpose trimm'd up for Semiramis.</div>
                     <div class="line">Say thou wilt walk; we will bestrew the ground:</div>
                     <div class="line">Or wilt thou ride? thy horses shall be trapp'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">Their harness studded all with gold and pearl.</div>
                     <div class="line">Dost thou love hawking? thou hast hawks will soar</div>
                     <div class="line">Above the morning lark or wilt thou hunt?</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy hounds shall make the welkin answer them</div>
                     <div class="line">And fetch shrill echoes from the hollow earth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Say thou wilt course; thy greyhounds are as swift</div>
                     <div class="line">As breathed stags, ay, fleeter than the roe.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Dost thou love pictures? we will fetch thee straight</div>
                     <div class="line">Adonis painted by a running brook,</div>
                     <div class="line">And Cytherea all in sedges hid,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which seem to move and wanton with her breath,</div>
                     <div class="line">Even as the waving sedges play with wind.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                     <div class="line">We'll show thee Io as she was a maid,</div>
                     <div class="line">And how she was beguiled and surprised,</div>
                     <div class="line">As lively painted as the deed was done.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Third Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Or Daphne roaming through a thorny wood,</div>
                     <div class="line">Scratching her legs that one shall swear she bleeds,</div>
                     <div class="line">And at that sight shall sad Apollo weep,</div>
                     <div class="line">So workmanly the blood and tears are drawn.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou art a lord, and nothing but a lord:</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou hast a lady far more beautiful</div>
                     <div class="line">Than any woman in this waning age.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">And till the tears that she hath shed for thee</div>
                     <div class="line">Like envious floods o'er-run her lovely face,</div>
                     <div class="line">She was the fairest creature in the world;</div>
                     <div class="line">And yet she is inferior to none.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">Am I a lord? and have I such a lady?</div>
                     <div class="line">Or do I dream? or have I dream'd till now?</div>
                     <div class="line">I do not sleep: I see, I hear, I speak;</div>
                     <div class="line">I smell sweet savours and I feel soft things:</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon my life, I am a lord indeed</div>
                     <div class="line">And not a tinker nor Christophero Sly.</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, bring our lady hither to our sight;</div>
                     <div class="line">And once again, a pot o' the smallest ale.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Will't please your mightiness to wash your hands?</div>
                     <div class="line">O, how we joy to see your wit restored!</div>
                     <div class="line">O, that once more you knew but what you are!</div>
                     <div class="line">These fifteen years you have been in a dream;</div>
                     <div class="line">Or when you waked, so waked as if you slept.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">These fifteen years! by my fay, a goodly nap.</div>
                     <div class="line">But did I never speak of all that time?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">O, yes, my lord, but very idle words:</div>
                     <div class="line">For though you lay here in this goodly chamber,</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet would you say ye were beaten out of door;</div>
                     <div class="line">And rail upon the hostess of the house;</div>
                     <div class="line">And say you would present her at the leet,</div>
                     <div class="line">Because she brought stone jugs and no seal'd quarts:</div>
                     <div class="line">Sometimes you would call out for Cicely Hacket.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, the woman's maid of the house.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Third Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, sir, you know no house nor no such maid,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor no such men as you have reckon'd up,</div>
                     <div class="line">As Stephen Sly and did John Naps of Greece</div>
                     <div class="line">And Peter Turph and Henry Pimpernell</div>
                     <div class="line">And twenty more such names and men as these</div>
                     <div class="line">Which never were nor no man ever saw.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">Now Lord be thanked for my good amends!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALL</div>
                     <div class="line">Amen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">I thank thee: thou shalt not lose by it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter the Page as a lady, with attendants</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Page</div>
                     <div class="line">How fares my noble lord?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">Marry, I fare well for here is cheer enough.</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is my wife?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Page</div>
                     <div class="line">Here, noble lord: what is thy will with her?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">Are you my wife and will not call me husband?</div>
                     <div class="line">My men should call me 'lord:' I am your goodman.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Page</div>
                     <div class="line">My husband and my lord, my lord and husband;</div>
                     <div class="line">I am your wife in all obedience.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">I know it well. What must I call her?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">Al'ce madam, or Joan madam?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                     <div class="line">'Madam,' and nothing else: so lords</div>
                     <div class="line">call ladies.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam wife, they say that I have dream'd</div>
                     <div class="line">And slept above some fifteen year or more.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Page</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, and the time seems thirty unto me,</div>
                     <div class="line">Being all this time abandon'd from your bed.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis much. Servants, leave me and her alone.</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam, undress you and come now to bed.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Page</div>
                     <div class="line">Thrice noble lord, let me entreat of you</div>
                     <div class="line">To pardon me yet for a night or two,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or, if not so, until the sun be set:</div>
                     <div class="line">For your physicians have expressly charged,</div>
                     <div class="line">In peril to incur your former malady,</div>
                     <div class="line">That I should yet absent me from your bed:</div>
                     <div class="line">I hope this reason stands for my excuse.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, it stands so that I may hardly</div>
                     <div class="line">tarry so long. But I would be loath to fall into</div>
                     <div class="line">my dreams again: I will therefore tarry in</div>
                     <div class="line">despite of the flesh and the blood.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter a Messenger</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Your honour's players, heating your amendment,</div>
                     <div class="line">Are come to play a pleasant comedy;</div>
                     <div class="line">For so your doctors hold it very meet,</div>
                     <div class="line">Seeing too much sadness hath congeal'd your blood,</div>
                     <div class="line">And melancholy is the nurse of frenzy:</div>
                     <div class="line">Therefore they thought it good you hear a play</div>
                     <div class="line">And frame your mind to mirth and merriment,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which bars a thousand harms and lengthens life.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">Marry, I will, let them play it. Is not a</div>
                     <div class="line">comondy a Christmas gambold or a tumbling-trick?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Page</div>
                     <div class="line">No, my good lord; it is more pleasing stuff.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">What, household stuff?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Page</div>
                     <div class="line">It is a kind of history.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, well see't. Come, madam wife, sit by my side</div>
                     <div class="line">and let the world slip: we shall ne'er be younger.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Flourish</p>
            </section>
         </article>
         <article class="chapter" id="R.1.4">
            <header class="chapter-titlepage">
               <h2>Chapter 2. ACT I</h2>
            </header>
            <div class="lists-of-titles">
               <div class="toc">
                  <p>
                     <b>Table of Contents</b>
                  </p>
                  <ul class="toc">
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.4.2">1. SCENE I.  Padua. A public place.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.4.3">2. SCENE II.  Padua. Before HORTENSIO'S house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                  </ul>
               </div>
            </div>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.4.2">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>1. SCENE I.  Padua. A public place.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter LUCENTIO and his man TRANIO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Tranio, since for the great desire I had</div>
                     <div class="line">To see fair Padua, nursery of arts,</div>
                     <div class="line">I am arrived for fruitful Lombardy,</div>
                     <div class="line">The pleasant garden of great Italy;</div>
                     <div class="line">And by my father's love and leave am arm'd</div>
                     <div class="line">With his good will and thy good company,</div>
                     <div class="line">My trusty servant, well approved in all,</div>
                     <div class="line">Here let us breathe and haply institute</div>
                     <div class="line">A course of learning and ingenious studies.</div>
                     <div class="line">Pisa renown'd for grave citizens</div>
                     <div class="line">Gave me my being and my father first,</div>
                     <div class="line">A merchant of great traffic through the world,</div>
                     <div class="line">Vincetino come of Bentivolii.</div>
                     <div class="line">Vincetino's son brought up in Florence</div>
                     <div class="line">It shall become to serve all hopes conceived,</div>
                     <div class="line">To deck his fortune with his virtuous deeds:</div>
                     <div class="line">And therefore, Tranio, for the time I study,</div>
                     <div class="line">Virtue and that part of philosophy</div>
                     <div class="line">Will I apply that treats of happiness</div>
                     <div class="line">By virtue specially to be achieved.</div>
                     <div class="line">Tell me thy mind; for I have Pisa left</div>
                     <div class="line">And am to Padua come, as he that leaves</div>
                     <div class="line">A shallow plash to plunge him in the deep</div>
                     <div class="line">And with satiety seeks to quench his thirst.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Mi perdonato, gentle master mine,</div>
                     <div class="line">I am in all affected as yourself;</div>
                     <div class="line">Glad that you thus continue your resolve</div>
                     <div class="line">To suck the sweets of sweet philosophy.</div>
                     <div class="line">Only, good master, while we do admire</div>
                     <div class="line">This virtue and this moral discipline,</div>
                     <div class="line">Let's be no stoics nor no stocks, I pray;</div>
                     <div class="line">Or so devote to Aristotle's cheques</div>
                     <div class="line">As Ovid be an outcast quite abjured:</div>
                     <div class="line">Balk logic with acquaintance that you have</div>
                     <div class="line">And practise rhetoric in your common talk;</div>
                     <div class="line">Music and poesy use to quicken you;</div>
                     <div class="line">The mathematics and the metaphysics,</div>
                     <div class="line">Fall to them as you find your stomach serves you;</div>
                     <div class="line">No profit grows where is no pleasure ta'en:</div>
                     <div class="line">In brief, sir, study what you most affect.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Gramercies, Tranio, well dost thou advise.</div>
                     <div class="line">If, Biondello, thou wert come ashore,</div>
                     <div class="line">We could at once put us in readiness,</div>
                     <div class="line">And take a lodging fit to entertain</div>
                     <div class="line">Such friends as time in Padua shall beget.</div>
                     <div class="line">But stay a while: what company is this?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Master, some show to welcome us to town.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter BAPTISTA, KATHARINA, BIANCA, GREMIO, and
HORTENSIO. LUCENTIO and TRANIO stand by</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Gentlemen, importune me no farther,</div>
                     <div class="line">For how I firmly am resolved you know;</div>
                     <div class="line">That is, not bestow my youngest daughter</div>
                     <div class="line">Before I have a husband for the elder:</div>
                     <div class="line">If either of you both love Katharina,</div>
                     <div class="line">Because I know you well and love you well,</div>
                     <div class="line">Leave shall you have to court her at your pleasure.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside</span>  To cart her rather: she's too rough for me.</div>
                     <div class="line">There, There, Hortensio, will you any wife?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">I pray you, sir, is it your will</div>
                     <div class="line">To make a stale of me amongst these mates?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Mates, maid! how mean you that? no mates for you,</div>
                     <div class="line">Unless you were of gentler, milder mould.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">I'faith, sir, you shall never need to fear:</div>
                     <div class="line">I wis it is not half way to her heart;</div>
                     <div class="line">But if it were, doubt not her care should be</div>
                     <div class="line">To comb your noddle with a three-legg'd stool</div>
                     <div class="line">And paint your face and use you like a fool.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIA</div>
                     <div class="line">From all such devils, good Lord deliver us!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And me too, good Lord!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Hush, master! here's some good pastime toward:</div>
                     <div class="line">That wench is stark mad or wonderful froward.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">But in the other's silence do I see</div>
                     <div class="line">Maid's mild behavior and sobriety.</div>
                     <div class="line">Peace, Tranio!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Well said, master; mum! and gaze your fill.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Gentlemen, that I may soon make good</div>
                     <div class="line">What I have said, Bianca, get you in:</div>
                     <div class="line">And let it not displease thee, good Bianca,</div>
                     <div class="line">For I will love thee ne'er the less, my girl.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">A pretty peat! it is best</div>
                     <div class="line">Put finger in the eye, an she knew why.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Sister, content you in my discontent.</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, to your pleasure humbly I subscribe:</div>
                     <div class="line">My books and instruments shall be my company,</div>
                     <div class="line">On them to took and practise by myself.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Hark, Tranio! thou may'st hear Minerva speak.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Signior Baptista, will you be so strange?</div>
                     <div class="line">Sorry am I that our good will effects</div>
                     <div class="line">Bianca's grief.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why will you mew her up,</div>
                     <div class="line">Signior Baptista, for this fiend of hell,</div>
                     <div class="line">And make her bear the penance of her tongue?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Gentlemen, content ye; I am resolved:</div>
                     <div class="line">Go in, Bianca:</div>
                     <p>Exit BIANCA</p>
                     <div class="line">And for I know she taketh most delight</div>
                     <div class="line">In music, instruments and poetry,</div>
                     <div class="line">Schoolmasters will I keep within my house,</div>
                     <div class="line">Fit to instruct her youth. If you, Hortensio,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or Signior Gremio, you, know any such,</div>
                     <div class="line">Prefer them hither; for to cunning men</div>
                     <div class="line">I will be very kind, and liberal</div>
                     <div class="line">To mine own children in good bringing up:</div>
                     <div class="line">And so farewell. Katharina, you may stay;</div>
                     <div class="line">For I have more to commune with Bianca.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, and I trust I may go too, may I not? What,</div>
                     <div class="line">shall I be appointed hours; as though, belike, I</div>
                     <div class="line">knew not what to take and what to leave, ha?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">You may go to the devil's dam: your gifts are so</div>
                     <div class="line">good, here's none will hold you. Their love is not</div>
                     <div class="line">so great, Hortensio, but we may blow our nails</div>
                     <div class="line">together, and fast it fairly out: our cakes dough on</div>
                     <div class="line">both sides. Farewell: yet for the love I bear my</div>
                     <div class="line">sweet Bianca, if I can by any means light on a fit</div>
                     <div class="line">man to teach her that wherein she delights, I will</div>
                     <div class="line">wish him to her father.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">So will I, Signior Gremio: but a word, I pray.</div>
                     <div class="line">Though the nature of our quarrel yet never brooked</div>
                     <div class="line">parle, know now, upon advice, it toucheth us both,</div>
                     <div class="line">that we may yet again have access to our fair</div>
                     <div class="line">mistress and be happy rivals in Bianco's love, to</div>
                     <div class="line">labour and effect one thing specially.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">What's that, I pray?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Marry, sir, to get a husband for her sister.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">A husband! a devil.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I say, a husband.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I say, a devil. Thinkest thou, Hortensio, though</div>
                     <div class="line">her father be very rich, any man is so very a fool</div>
                     <div class="line">to be married to hell?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Tush, Gremio, though it pass your patience and mine</div>
                     <div class="line">to endure her loud alarums, why, man, there be good</div>
                     <div class="line">fellows in the world, an a man could light on them,</div>
                     <div class="line">would take her with all faults, and money enough.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I cannot tell; but I had as lief take her dowry with</div>
                     <div class="line">this condition, to be whipped at the high cross</div>
                     <div class="line">every morning.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Faith, as you say, there's small choice in rotten</div>
                     <div class="line">apples. But come; since this bar in law makes us</div>
                     <div class="line">friends, it shall be so far forth friendly</div>
                     <div class="line">maintained all by helping Baptista's eldest daughter</div>
                     <div class="line">to a husband we set his youngest free for a husband,</div>
                     <div class="line">and then have to't a fresh. Sweet Bianca! Happy man</div>
                     <div class="line">be his dole! He that runs fastest gets the ring.</div>
                     <div class="line">How say you, Signior Gremio?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I am agreed; and would I had given him the best</div>
                     <div class="line">horse in Padua to begin his wooing that would</div>
                     <div class="line">thoroughly woo her, wed her and bed her and rid the</div>
                     <div class="line">house of her! Come on.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt GREMIO and HORTENSIO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I pray, sir, tell me, is it possible</div>
                     <div class="line">That love should of a sudden take such hold?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">O Tranio, till I found it to be true,</div>
                     <div class="line">I never thought it possible or likely;</div>
                     <div class="line">But see, while idly I stood looking on,</div>
                     <div class="line">I found the effect of love in idleness:</div>
                     <div class="line">And now in plainness do confess to thee,</div>
                     <div class="line">That art to me as secret and as dear</div>
                     <div class="line">As Anna to the queen of Carthage was,</div>
                     <div class="line">Tranio, I burn, I pine, I perish, Tranio,</div>
                     <div class="line">If I achieve not this young modest girl.</div>
                     <div class="line">Counsel me, Tranio, for I know thou canst;</div>
                     <div class="line">Assist me, Tranio, for I know thou wilt.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Master, it is no time to chide you now;</div>
                     <div class="line">Affection is not rated from the heart:</div>
                     <div class="line">If love have touch'd you, nought remains but so,</div>
                     <div class="line">'Redime te captum quam queas minimo.'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Gramercies, lad, go forward; this contents:</div>
                     <div class="line">The rest will comfort, for thy counsel's sound.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Master, you look'd so longly on the maid,</div>
                     <div class="line">Perhaps you mark'd not what's the pith of all.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">O yes, I saw sweet beauty in her face,</div>
                     <div class="line">Such as the daughter of Agenor had,</div>
                     <div class="line">That made great Jove to humble him to her hand.</div>
                     <div class="line">When with his knees he kiss'd the Cretan strand.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Saw you no more? mark'd you not how her sister</div>
                     <div class="line">Began to scold and raise up such a storm</div>
                     <div class="line">That mortal ears might hardly endure the din?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Tranio, I saw her coral lips to move</div>
                     <div class="line">And with her breath she did perfume the air:</div>
                     <div class="line">Sacred and sweet was all I saw in her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, then, 'tis time to stir him from his trance.</div>
                     <div class="line">I pray, awake, sir: if you love the maid,</div>
                     <div class="line">Bend thoughts and wits to achieve her. Thus it stands:</div>
                     <div class="line">Her eldest sister is so curst and shrewd</div>
                     <div class="line">That till the father rid his hands of her,</div>
                     <div class="line">Master, your love must live a maid at home;</div>
                     <div class="line">And therefore has he closely mew'd her up,</div>
                     <div class="line">Because she will not be annoy'd with suitors.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Ah, Tranio, what a cruel father's he!</div>
                     <div class="line">But art thou not advised, he took some care</div>
                     <div class="line">To get her cunning schoolmasters to instruct her?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, marry, am I, sir; and now 'tis plotted.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I have it, Tranio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Master, for my hand,</div>
                     <div class="line">Both our inventions meet and jump in one.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Tell me thine first.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">You will be schoolmaster</div>
                     <div class="line">And undertake the teaching of the maid:</div>
                     <div class="line">That's your device.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">It is: may it be done?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Not possible; for who shall bear your part,</div>
                     <div class="line">And be in Padua here Vincentio's son,</div>
                     <div class="line">Keep house and ply his book, welcome his friends,</div>
                     <div class="line">Visit his countrymen and banquet them?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Basta; content thee, for I have it full.</div>
                     <div class="line">We have not yet been seen in any house,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor can we lie distinguish'd by our faces</div>
                     <div class="line">For man or master; then it follows thus;</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou shalt be master, Tranio, in my stead,</div>
                     <div class="line">Keep house and port and servants as I should:</div>
                     <div class="line">I will some other be, some Florentine,</div>
                     <div class="line">Some Neapolitan, or meaner man of Pisa.</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis hatch'd and shall be so: Tranio, at once</div>
                     <div class="line">Uncase thee; take my colour'd hat and cloak:</div>
                     <div class="line">When Biondello comes, he waits on thee;</div>
                     <div class="line">But I will charm him first to keep his tongue.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">So had you need.</div>
                     <div class="line">In brief, sir, sith it your pleasure is,</div>
                     <div class="line">And I am tied to be obedient;</div>
                     <div class="line">For so your father charged me at our parting,</div>
                     <div class="line">'Be serviceable to my son,' quoth he,</div>
                     <div class="line">Although I think 'twas in another sense;</div>
                     <div class="line">I am content to be Lucentio,</div>
                     <div class="line">Because so well I love Lucentio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Tranio, be so, because Lucentio loves:</div>
                     <div class="line">And let me be a slave, to achieve that maid</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose sudden sight hath thrall'd my wounded eye.</div>
                     <div class="line">Here comes the rogue.</div>
                     <p>Enter BIONDELLO</p>
                     <div class="line">Sirrah, where have you been?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Where have I been! Nay, how now! where are you?</div>
                     <div class="line">Master, has my fellow Tranio stolen your clothes? Or</div>
                     <div class="line">you stolen his? or both? pray, what's the news?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sirrah, come hither: 'tis no time to jest,</div>
                     <div class="line">And therefore frame your manners to the time.</div>
                     <div class="line">Your fellow Tranio here, to save my life,</div>
                     <div class="line">Puts my apparel and my countenance on,</div>
                     <div class="line">And I for my escape have put on his;</div>
                     <div class="line">For in a quarrel since I came ashore</div>
                     <div class="line">I kill'd a man and fear I was descried:</div>
                     <div class="line">Wait you on him, I charge you, as becomes,</div>
                     <div class="line">While I make way from hence to save my life:</div>
                     <div class="line">You understand me?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">I, sir! ne'er a whit.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And not a jot of Tranio in your mouth:</div>
                     <div class="line">Tranio is changed into Lucentio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">The better for him: would I were so too!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">So could I, faith, boy, to have the next wish after,</div>
                     <div class="line">That Lucentio indeed had Baptista's youngest daughter.</div>
                     <div class="line">But, sirrah, not for my sake, but your master's, I advise</div>
                     <div class="line">You use your manners discreetly in all kind of companies:</div>
                     <div class="line">When I am alone, why, then I am Tranio;</div>
                     <div class="line">But in all places else your master Lucentio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Tranio, let's go: one thing more rests, that</div>
                     <div class="line">thyself execute, to make one among these wooers: if</div>
                     <div class="line">thou ask me why, sufficeth, my reasons are both good</div>
                     <div class="line">and weighty.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
               <p>The presenters above speak</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">My lord, you nod; you do not mind the play.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">Yes, by Saint Anne, do I. A good matter, surely:</div>
                     <div class="line">comes there any more of it?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Page</div>
                     <div class="line">My lord, 'tis but begun.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis a very excellent piece of work, madam lady:</div>
                     <div class="line">would 'twere done!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>They sit and mark</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.4.3">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>2. SCENE II.  Padua. Before HORTENSIO'S house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter PETRUCHIO and his man GRUMIO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Verona, for a while I take my leave,</div>
                     <div class="line">To see my friends in Padua, but of all</div>
                     <div class="line">My best beloved and approved friend,</div>
                     <div class="line">Hortensio; and I trow this is his house.</div>
                     <div class="line">Here, sirrah Grumio; knock, I say.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Knock, sir! whom should I knock? is there man has</div>
                     <div class="line">rebused your worship?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Villain, I say, knock me here soundly.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Knock you here, sir! why, sir, what am I, sir, that</div>
                     <div class="line">I should knock you here, sir?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Villain, I say, knock me at this gate</div>
                     <div class="line">And rap me well, or I'll knock your knave's pate.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">My master is grown quarrelsome. I should knock</div>
                     <div class="line">you first,</div>
                     <div class="line">And then I know after who comes by the worst.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Will it not be?</div>
                     <div class="line">Faith, sirrah, an you'll not knock, I'll ring it;</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll try how you can sol, fa, and sing it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>He wrings him by the ears</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Help, masters, help! my master is mad.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, knock when I bid you, sirrah villain!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter HORTENSIO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">How now! what's the matter? My old friend Grumio!</div>
                     <div class="line">and my good friend Petruchio! How do you all at Verona?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Signior Hortensio, come you to part the fray?</div>
                     <div class="line">'Con tutto il cuore, ben trovato,' may I say.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">'Alla nostra casa ben venuto, molto honorato signor</div>
                     <div class="line">mio Petruchio.' Rise, Grumio, rise: we will compound</div>
                     <div class="line">this quarrel.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, 'tis no matter, sir, what he 'leges in Latin.</div>
                     <div class="line">if this be not a lawful case for me to leave his</div>
                     <div class="line">service, look you, sir, he bid me knock him and rap</div>
                     <div class="line">him soundly, sir: well, was it fit for a servant to</div>
                     <div class="line">use his master so, being perhaps, for aught I see,</div>
                     <div class="line">two and thirty, a pip out? Whom would to God I had</div>
                     <div class="line">well knock'd at first, Then had not Grumio come by the worst.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">A senseless villain! Good Hortensio,</div>
                     <div class="line">I bade the rascal knock upon your gate</div>
                     <div class="line">And could not get him for my heart to do it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Knock at the gate! O heavens! Spake you not these</div>
                     <div class="line">words plain, 'Sirrah, knock me here, rap me here,</div>
                     <div class="line">knock me well, and knock me soundly'? And come you</div>
                     <div class="line">now with, 'knocking at the gate'?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sirrah, be gone, or talk not, I advise you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Petruchio, patience; I am Grumio's pledge:</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, this's a heavy chance 'twixt him and you,</div>
                     <div class="line">Your ancient, trusty, pleasant servant Grumio.</div>
                     <div class="line">And tell me now, sweet friend, what happy gale</div>
                     <div class="line">Blows you to Padua here from old Verona?</div>
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               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Such wind as scatters young men through the world,</div>
                     <div class="line">To seek their fortunes farther than at home</div>
                     <div class="line">Where small experience grows. But in a few,</div>
                     <div class="line">Signior Hortensio, thus it stands with me:</div>
                     <div class="line">Antonio, my father, is deceased;</div>
                     <div class="line">And I have thrust myself into this maze,</div>
                     <div class="line">Haply to wive and thrive as best I may:</div>
                     <div class="line">Crowns in my purse I have and goods at home,</div>
                     <div class="line">And so am come abroad to see the world.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Petruchio, shall I then come roundly to thee</div>
                     <div class="line">And wish thee to a shrewd ill-favour'd wife?</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou'ldst thank me but a little for my counsel:</div>
                     <div class="line">And yet I'll promise thee she shall be rich</div>
                     <div class="line">And very rich: but thou'rt too much my friend,</div>
                     <div class="line">And I'll not wish thee to her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Signior Hortensio, 'twixt such friends as we</div>
                     <div class="line">Few words suffice; and therefore, if thou know</div>
                     <div class="line">One rich enough to be Petruchio's wife,</div>
                     <div class="line">As wealth is burden of my wooing dance,</div>
                     <div class="line">Be she as foul as was Florentius' love,</div>
                     <div class="line">As old as Sibyl and as curst and shrewd</div>
                     <div class="line">As Socrates' Xanthippe, or a worse,</div>
                     <div class="line">She moves me not, or not removes, at least,</div>
                     <div class="line">Affection's edge in me, were she as rough</div>
                     <div class="line">As are the swelling Adriatic seas:</div>
                     <div class="line">I come to wive it wealthily in Padua;</div>
                     <div class="line">If wealthily, then happily in Padua.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, look you, sir, he tells you flatly what his</div>
                     <div class="line">mind is: Why give him gold enough and marry him to</div>
                     <div class="line">a puppet or an aglet-baby; or an old trot with ne'er</div>
                     <div class="line">a tooth in her head, though she have as many diseases</div>
                     <div class="line">as two and fifty horses: why, nothing comes amiss,</div>
                     <div class="line">so money comes withal.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Petruchio, since we are stepp'd thus far in,</div>
                     <div class="line">I will continue that I broach'd in jest.</div>
                     <div class="line">I can, Petruchio, help thee to a wife</div>
                     <div class="line">With wealth enough and young and beauteous,</div>
                     <div class="line">Brought up as best becomes a gentlewoman:</div>
                     <div class="line">Her only fault, and that is faults enough,</div>
                     <div class="line">Is that she is intolerable curst</div>
                     <div class="line">And shrewd and froward, so beyond all measure</div>
                     <div class="line">That, were my state far worser than it is,</div>
                     <div class="line">I would not wed her for a mine of gold.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Hortensio, peace! thou know'st not gold's effect:</div>
                     <div class="line">Tell me her father's name and 'tis enough;</div>
                     <div class="line">For I will board her, though she chide as loud</div>
                     <div class="line">As thunder when the clouds in autumn crack.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Her father is Baptista Minola,</div>
                     <div class="line">An affable and courteous gentleman:</div>
                     <div class="line">Her name is Katharina Minola,</div>
                     <div class="line">Renown'd in Padua for her scolding tongue.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I know her father, though I know not her;</div>
                     <div class="line">And he knew my deceased father well.</div>
                     <div class="line">I will not sleep, Hortensio, till I see her;</div>
                     <div class="line">And therefore let me be thus bold with you</div>
                     <div class="line">To give you over at this first encounter,</div>
                     <div class="line">Unless you will accompany me thither.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I pray you, sir, let him go while the humour lasts.</div>
                     <div class="line">O' my word, an she knew him as well as I do, she</div>
                     <div class="line">would think scolding would do little good upon him:</div>
                     <div class="line">she may perhaps call him half a score knaves or so:</div>
                     <div class="line">why, that's nothing; an he begin once, he'll rail in</div>
                     <div class="line">his rope-tricks. I'll tell you what sir, an she</div>
                     <div class="line">stand him but a little, he will throw a figure in</div>
                     <div class="line">her face and so disfigure her with it that she</div>
                     <div class="line">shall have no more eyes to see withal than a cat.</div>
                     <div class="line">You know him not, sir.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Tarry, Petruchio, I must go with thee,</div>
                     <div class="line">For in Baptista's keep my treasure is:</div>
                     <div class="line">He hath the jewel of my life in hold,</div>
                     <div class="line">His youngest daughter, beautiful Binaca,</div>
                     <div class="line">And her withholds from me and other more,</div>
                     <div class="line">Suitors to her and rivals in my love,</div>
                     <div class="line">Supposing it a thing impossible,</div>
                     <div class="line">For those defects I have before rehearsed,</div>
                     <div class="line">That ever Katharina will be woo'd;</div>
                     <div class="line">Therefore this order hath Baptista ta'en,</div>
                     <div class="line">That none shall have access unto Bianca</div>
                     <div class="line">Till Katharina the curst have got a husband.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Katharina the curst!</div>
                     <div class="line">A title for a maid of all titles the worst.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Now shall my friend Petruchio do me grace,</div>
                     <div class="line">And offer me disguised in sober robes</div>
                     <div class="line">To old Baptista as a schoolmaster</div>
                     <div class="line">Well seen in music, to instruct Bianca;</div>
                     <div class="line">That so I may, by this device, at least</div>
                     <div class="line">Have leave and leisure to make love to her</div>
                     <div class="line">And unsuspected court her by herself.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Here's no knavery! See, to beguile the old folks,</div>
                     <div class="line">how the young folks lay their heads together!</div>
                     <p>Enter GREMIO, and LUCENTIO disguised</p>
                     <div class="line">Master, master, look about you: who goes there, ha?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Peace, Grumio! it is the rival of my love.</div>
                     <div class="line">Petruchio, stand by a while.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">A proper stripling and an amorous!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">O, very well; I have perused the note.</div>
                     <div class="line">Hark you, sir: I'll have them very fairly bound:</div>
                     <div class="line">All books of love, see that at any hand;</div>
                     <div class="line">And see you read no other lectures to her:</div>
                     <div class="line">You understand me: over and beside</div>
                     <div class="line">Signior Baptista's liberality,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll mend it with a largess. Take your paper too,</div>
                     <div class="line">And let me have them very well perfumed</div>
                     <div class="line">For she is sweeter than perfume itself</div>
                     <div class="line">To whom they go to. What will you read to her?</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Whate'er I read to her, I'll plead for you</div>
                     <div class="line">As for my patron, stand you so assured,</div>
                     <div class="line">As firmly as yourself were still in place:</div>
                     <div class="line">Yea, and perhaps with more successful words</div>
                     <div class="line">Than you, unless you were a scholar, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">O this learning, what a thing it is!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">O this woodcock, what an ass it is!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Peace, sirrah!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Grumio, mum! God save you, Signior Gremio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And you are well met, Signior Hortensio.</div>
                     <div class="line">Trow you whither I am going? To Baptista Minola.</div>
                     <div class="line">I promised to inquire carefully</div>
                     <div class="line">About a schoolmaster for the fair Bianca:</div>
                     <div class="line">And by good fortune I have lighted well</div>
                     <div class="line">On this young man, for learning and behavior</div>
                     <div class="line">Fit for her turn, well read in poetry</div>
                     <div class="line">And other books, good ones, I warrant ye.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis well; and I have met a gentleman</div>
                     <div class="line">Hath promised me to help me to another,</div>
                     <div class="line">A fine musician to instruct our mistress;</div>
                     <div class="line">So shall I no whit be behind in duty</div>
                     <div class="line">To fair Bianca, so beloved of me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Beloved of me; and that my deeds shall prove.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And that his bags shall prove.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Gremio, 'tis now no time to vent our love:</div>
                     <div class="line">Listen to me, and if you speak me fair,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll tell you news indifferent good for either.</div>
                     <div class="line">Here is a gentleman whom by chance I met,</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon agreement from us to his liking,</div>
                     <div class="line">Will undertake to woo curst Katharina,</div>
                     <div class="line">Yea, and to marry her, if her dowry please.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">So said, so done, is well.</div>
                     <div class="line">Hortensio, have you told him all her faults?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I know she is an irksome brawling scold:</div>
                     <div class="line">If that be all, masters, I hear no harm.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">No, say'st me so, friend? What countryman?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Born in Verona, old Antonio's son:</div>
                     <div class="line">My father dead, my fortune lives for me;</div>
                     <div class="line">And I do hope good days and long to see.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">O sir, such a life, with such a wife, were strange!</div>
                     <div class="line">But if you have a stomach, to't i' God's name:</div>
                     <div class="line">You shall have me assisting you in all.</div>
                     <div class="line">But will you woo this wild-cat?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Will I live?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Will he woo her? ay, or I'll hang her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why came I hither but to that intent?</div>
                     <div class="line">Think you a little din can daunt mine ears?</div>
                     <div class="line">Have I not in my time heard lions roar?</div>
                     <div class="line">Have I not heard the sea puff'd up with winds</div>
                     <div class="line">Rage like an angry boar chafed with sweat?</div>
                     <div class="line">Have I not heard great ordnance in the field,</div>
                     <div class="line">And heaven's artillery thunder in the skies?</div>
                     <div class="line">Have I not in a pitched battle heard</div>
                     <div class="line">Loud 'larums, neighing steeds, and trumpets' clang?</div>
                     <div class="line">And do you tell me of a woman's tongue,</div>
                     <div class="line">That gives not half so great a blow to hear</div>
                     <div class="line">As will a chestnut in a farmer's fire?</div>
                     <div class="line">Tush, tush! fear boys with bugs.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">For he fears none.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Hortensio, hark:</div>
                     <div class="line">This gentleman is happily arrived,</div>
                     <div class="line">My mind presumes, for his own good and ours.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I promised we would be contributors</div>
                     <div class="line">And bear his charging of wooing, whatsoe'er.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And so we will, provided that he win her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I would I were as sure of a good dinner.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter TRANIO brave, and BIONDELLO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Gentlemen, God save you. If I may be bold,</div>
                     <div class="line">Tell me, I beseech you, which is the readiest way</div>
                     <div class="line">To the house of Signior Baptista Minola?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">He that has the two fair daughters: is't he you mean?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Even he, Biondello.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Hark you, sir; you mean not her to--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Perhaps, him and her, sir: what have you to do?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Not her that chides, sir, at any hand, I pray.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I love no chiders, sir. Biondello, let's away.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Well begun, Tranio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, a word ere you go;</div>
                     <div class="line">Are you a suitor to the maid you talk of, yea or no?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And if I be, sir, is it any offence?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">No; if without more words you will get you hence.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, sir, I pray, are not the streets as free</div>
                     <div class="line">For me as for you?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">But so is not she.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">For what reason, I beseech you?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">For this reason, if you'll know,</div>
                     <div class="line">That she's the choice love of Signior Gremio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">That she's the chosen of Signior Hortensio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Softly, my masters! if you be gentlemen,</div>
                     <div class="line">Do me this right; hear me with patience.</div>
                     <div class="line">Baptista is a noble gentleman,</div>
                     <div class="line">To whom my father is not all unknown;</div>
                     <div class="line">And were his daughter fairer than she is,</div>
                     <div class="line">She may more suitors have and me for one.</div>
                     <div class="line">Fair Leda's daughter had a thousand wooers;</div>
                     <div class="line">Then well one more may fair Bianca have:</div>
                     <div class="line">And so she shall; Lucentio shall make one,</div>
                     <div class="line">Though Paris came in hope to speed alone.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">What! this gentleman will out-talk us all.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, give him head: I know he'll prove a jade.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Hortensio, to what end are all these words?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, let me be so bold as ask you,</div>
                     <div class="line">Did you yet ever see Baptista's daughter?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">No, sir; but hear I do that he hath two,</div>
                     <div class="line">The one as famous for a scolding tongue</div>
                     <div class="line">As is the other for beauteous modesty.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, sir, the first's for me; let her go by.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Yea, leave that labour to great Hercules;</div>
                     <div class="line">And let it be more than Alcides' twelve.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, understand you this of me in sooth:</div>
                     <div class="line">The youngest daughter whom you hearken for</div>
                     <div class="line">Her father keeps from all access of suitors,</div>
                     <div class="line">And will not promise her to any man</div>
                     <div class="line">Until the elder sister first be wed:</div>
                     <div class="line">The younger then is free and not before.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">If it be so, sir, that you are the man</div>
                     <div class="line">Must stead us all and me amongst the rest,</div>
                     <div class="line">And if you break the ice and do this feat,</div>
                     <div class="line">Achieve the elder, set the younger free</div>
                     <div class="line">For our access, whose hap shall be to have her</div>
                     <div class="line">Will not so graceless be to be ingrate.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, you say well and well you do conceive;</div>
                     <div class="line">And since you do profess to be a suitor,</div>
                     <div class="line">You must, as we do, gratify this gentleman,</div>
                     <div class="line">To whom we all rest generally beholding.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, I shall not be slack: in sign whereof,</div>
                     <div class="line">Please ye we may contrive this afternoon,</div>
                     <div class="line">And quaff carouses to our mistress' health,</div>
                     <div class="line">And do as adversaries do in law,</div>
                     <div class="line">Strive mightily, but eat and drink as friends.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">O excellent motion! Fellows, let's be gone.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">The motion's good indeed and be it so,</div>
                     <div class="line">Petruchio, I shall be your ben venuto.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
         </article>
         <article class="chapter" id="R.1.5">
            <header class="chapter-titlepage">
               <h2>Chapter 3. ACT II</h2>
            </header>
            <div class="lists-of-titles">
               <div class="toc">
                  <p>
                     <b>Table of Contents</b>
                  </p>
                  <ul class="toc">
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.5.2">1. SCENE I.  Padua. A room in BAPTISTA'S house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                  </ul>
               </div>
            </div>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.5.2">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>1. SCENE I.  Padua. A room in BAPTISTA'S house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter KATHARINA and BIANCA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Good sister, wrong me not, nor wrong yourself,</div>
                     <div class="line">To make a bondmaid and a slave of me;</div>
                     <div class="line">That I disdain: but for these other gawds,</div>
                     <div class="line">Unbind my hands, I'll pull them off myself,</div>
                     <div class="line">Yea, all my raiment, to my petticoat;</div>
                     <div class="line">Or what you will command me will I do,</div>
                     <div class="line">So well I know my duty to my elders.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Of all thy suitors, here I charge thee, tell</div>
                     <div class="line">Whom thou lovest best: see thou dissemble not.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Believe me, sister, of all the men alive</div>
                     <div class="line">I never yet beheld that special face</div>
                     <div class="line">Which I could fancy more than any other.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Minion, thou liest. Is't not Hortensio?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">If you affect him, sister, here I swear</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll plead for you myself, but you shall have</div>
                     <div class="line">him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">O then, belike, you fancy riches more:</div>
                     <div class="line">You will have Gremio to keep you fair.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Is it for him you do envy me so?</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay then you jest, and now I well perceive</div>
                     <div class="line">You have but jested with me all this while:</div>
                     <div class="line">I prithee, sister Kate, untie my hands.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">If that be jest, then all the rest was so.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Strikes her</p>
               <p>Enter BAPTISTA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, how now, dame! whence grows this insolence?</div>
                     <div class="line">Bianca, stand aside. Poor girl! she weeps.</div>
                     <div class="line">Go ply thy needle; meddle not with her.</div>
                     <div class="line">For shame, thou helding of a devilish spirit,</div>
                     <div class="line">Why dost thou wrong her that did ne'er wrong thee?</div>
                     <div class="line">When did she cross thee with a bitter word?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Her silence flouts me, and I'll be revenged.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Flies after BIANCA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">What, in my sight? Bianca, get thee in.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit BIANCA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">What, will you not suffer me? Nay, now I see</div>
                     <div class="line">She is your treasure, she must have a husband;</div>
                     <div class="line">I must dance bare-foot on her wedding day</div>
                     <div class="line">And for your love to her lead apes in hell.</div>
                     <div class="line">Talk not to me: I will go sit and weep</div>
                     <div class="line">Till I can find occasion of revenge.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Was ever gentleman thus grieved as I?</div>
                     <div class="line">But who comes here?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter GREMIO, LUCENTIO in the habit of a mean man;
PETRUCHIO, with HORTENSIO as a musician; and TRANIO,
with BIONDELLO bearing a lute and books</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Good morrow, neighbour Baptista.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Good morrow, neighbour Gremio.</div>
                     <div class="line">God save you, gentlemen!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And you, good sir! Pray, have you not a daughter</div>
                     <div class="line">Call'd Katharina, fair and virtuous?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">I have a daughter, sir, called Katharina.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">You are too blunt: go to it orderly.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">You wrong me, Signior Gremio: give me leave.</div>
                     <div class="line">I am a gentleman of Verona, sir,</div>
                     <div class="line">That, hearing of her beauty and her wit,</div>
                     <div class="line">Her affability and bashful modesty,</div>
                     <div class="line">Her wondrous qualities and mild behavior,</div>
                     <div class="line">Am bold to show myself a forward guest</div>
                     <div class="line">Within your house, to make mine eye the witness</div>
                     <div class="line">Of that report which I so oft have heard.</div>
                     <div class="line">And, for an entrance to my entertainment,</div>
                     <div class="line">I do present you with a man of mine,</div>
                     <p>Presenting HORTENSIO</p>
                     <div class="line">Cunning in music and the mathematics,</div>
                     <div class="line">To instruct her fully in those sciences,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whereof I know she is not ignorant:</div>
                     <div class="line">Accept of him, or else you do me wrong:</div>
                     <div class="line">His name is Licio, born in Mantua.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">You're welcome, sir; and he, for your good sake.</div>
                     <div class="line">But for my daughter Katharina, this I know,</div>
                     <div class="line">She is not for your turn, the more my grief.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I see you do not mean to part with her,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or else you like not of my company.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Mistake me not; I speak but as I find.</div>
                     <div class="line">Whence are you, sir? what may I call your name?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Petruchio is my name; Antonio's son,</div>
                     <div class="line">A man well known throughout all Italy.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">I know him well: you are welcome for his sake.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Saving your tale, Petruchio, I pray,</div>
                     <div class="line">Let us, that are poor petitioners, speak too:</div>
                     <div class="line">Baccare! you are marvellous forward.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">O, pardon me, Signior Gremio; I would fain be doing.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I doubt it not, sir; but you will curse your</div>
                     <div class="line">wooing. Neighbour, this is a gift very grateful, I am</div>
                     <div class="line">sure of it. To express the like kindness, myself,</div>
                     <div class="line">that have been more kindly beholding to you than</div>
                     <div class="line">any, freely give unto you this young scholar,</div>
                     <p>Presenting LUCENTIO</p>
                     <div class="line">that hath been long studying at Rheims; as cunning</div>
                     <div class="line">in Greek, Latin, and other languages, as the other</div>
                     <div class="line">in music and mathematics: his name is Cambio; pray,</div>
                     <div class="line">accept his service.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">A thousand thanks, Signior Gremio.</div>
                     <div class="line">Welcome, good Cambio.</div>
                     <p>To TRANIO</p>
                     <div class="line">But, gentle sir, methinks you walk like a stranger:</div>
                     <div class="line">may I be so bold to know the cause of your coming?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Pardon me, sir, the boldness is mine own,</div>
                     <div class="line">That, being a stranger in this city here,</div>
                     <div class="line">Do make myself a suitor to your daughter,</div>
                     <div class="line">Unto Bianca, fair and virtuous.</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor is your firm resolve unknown to me,</div>
                     <div class="line">In the preferment of the eldest sister.</div>
                     <div class="line">This liberty is all that I request,</div>
                     <div class="line">That, upon knowledge of my parentage,</div>
                     <div class="line">I may have welcome 'mongst the rest that woo</div>
                     <div class="line">And free access and favour as the rest:</div>
                     <div class="line">And, toward the education of your daughters,</div>
                     <div class="line">I here bestow a simple instrument,</div>
                     <div class="line">And this small packet of Greek and Latin books:</div>
                     <div class="line">If you accept them, then their worth is great.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Lucentio is your name; of whence, I pray?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Of Pisa, sir; son to Vincentio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">A mighty man of Pisa; by report</div>
                     <div class="line">I know him well: you are very welcome, sir,</div>
                     <div class="line">Take you the lute, and you the set of books;</div>
                     <div class="line">You shall go see your pupils presently.</div>
                     <div class="line">Holla, within!</div>
                     <p>Enter a Servant</p>
                     <div class="line">Sirrah, lead these gentlemen</div>
                     <div class="line">To my daughters; and tell them both,</div>
                     <div class="line">These are their tutors: bid them use them well.</div>
                     <p>Exit Servant, with LUCENTIO and HORTENSIO,
BIONDELLO following</p>
                     <div class="line">We will go walk a little in the orchard,</div>
                     <div class="line">And then to dinner. You are passing welcome,</div>
                     <div class="line">And so I pray you all to think yourselves.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Signior Baptista, my business asketh haste,</div>
                     <div class="line">And every day I cannot come to woo.</div>
                     <div class="line">You knew my father well, and in him me,</div>
                     <div class="line">Left solely heir to all his lands and goods,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which I have better'd rather than decreased:</div>
                     <div class="line">Then tell me, if I get your daughter's love,</div>
                     <div class="line">What dowry shall I have with her to wife?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">After my death the one half of my lands,</div>
                     <div class="line">And in possession twenty thousand crowns.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And, for that dowry, I'll assure her of</div>
                     <div class="line">Her widowhood, be it that she survive me,</div>
                     <div class="line">In all my lands and leases whatsoever:</div>
                     <div class="line">Let specialties be therefore drawn between us,</div>
                     <div class="line">That covenants may be kept on either hand.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, when the special thing is well obtain'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">That is, her love; for that is all in all.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, that is nothing: for I tell you, father,</div>
                     <div class="line">I am as peremptory as she proud-minded;</div>
                     <div class="line">And where two raging fires meet together</div>
                     <div class="line">They do consume the thing that feeds their fury:</div>
                     <div class="line">Though little fire grows great with little wind,</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet extreme gusts will blow out fire and all:</div>
                     <div class="line">So I to her and so she yields to me;</div>
                     <div class="line">For I am rough and woo not like a babe.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Well mayst thou woo, and happy be thy speed!</div>
                     <div class="line">But be thou arm'd for some unhappy words.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, to the proof; as mountains are for winds,</div>
                     <div class="line">That shake not, though they blow perpetually.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter HORTENSIO, with his head broke</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">How now, my friend! why dost thou look so pale?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">For fear, I promise you, if I look pale.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">What, will my daughter prove a good musician?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I think she'll sooner prove a soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Iron may hold with her, but never lutes.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, then thou canst not break her to the lute?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, no; for she hath broke the lute to me.</div>
                     <div class="line">I did but tell her she mistook her frets,</div>
                     <div class="line">And bow'd her hand to teach her fingering;</div>
                     <div class="line">When, with a most impatient devilish spirit,</div>
                     <div class="line">'Frets, call you these?' quoth she; 'I'll fume</div>
                     <div class="line">with them:'</div>
                     <div class="line">And, with that word, she struck me on the head,</div>
                     <div class="line">And through the instrument my pate made way;</div>
                     <div class="line">And there I stood amazed for a while,</div>
                     <div class="line">As on a pillory, looking through the lute;</div>
                     <div class="line">While she did call me rascal fiddler</div>
                     <div class="line">And twangling Jack; with twenty such vile terms,</div>
                     <div class="line">As had she studied to misuse me so.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, by the world, it is a lusty wench;</div>
                     <div class="line">I love her ten times more than e'er I did:</div>
                     <div class="line">O, how I long to have some chat with her!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, go with me and be not so discomfited:</div>
                     <div class="line">Proceed in practise with my younger daughter;</div>
                     <div class="line">She's apt to learn and thankful for good turns.</div>
                     <div class="line">Signior Petruchio, will you go with us,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or shall I send my daughter Kate to you?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I pray you do.</div>
                     <p>Exeunt all but PETRUCHIO</p>
                     <div class="line">I will attend her here,</div>
                     <div class="line">And woo her with some spirit when she comes.</div>
                     <div class="line">Say that she rail; why then I'll tell her plain</div>
                     <div class="line">She sings as sweetly as a nightingale:</div>
                     <div class="line">Say that she frown, I'll say she looks as clear</div>
                     <div class="line">As morning roses newly wash'd with dew:</div>
                     <div class="line">Say she be mute and will not speak a word;</div>
                     <div class="line">Then I'll commend her volubility,</div>
                     <div class="line">And say she uttereth piercing eloquence:</div>
                     <div class="line">If she do bid me pack, I'll give her thanks,</div>
                     <div class="line">As though she bid me stay by her a week:</div>
                     <div class="line">If she deny to wed, I'll crave the day</div>
                     <div class="line">When I shall ask the banns and when be married.</div>
                     <div class="line">But here she comes; and now, Petruchio, speak.</div>
                     <p>Enter KATHARINA</p>
                     <div class="line">Good morrow, Kate; for that's your name, I hear.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Well have you heard, but something hard of hearing:</div>
                     <div class="line">They call me Katharina that do talk of me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">You lie, in faith; for you are call'd plain Kate,</div>
                     <div class="line">And bonny Kate and sometimes Kate the curst;</div>
                     <div class="line">But Kate, the prettiest Kate in Christendom</div>
                     <div class="line">Kate of Kate Hall, my super-dainty Kate,</div>
                     <div class="line">For dainties are all Kates, and therefore, Kate,</div>
                     <div class="line">Take this of me, Kate of my consolation;</div>
                     <div class="line">Hearing thy mildness praised in every town,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy virtues spoke of, and thy beauty sounded,</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet not so deeply as to thee belongs,</div>
                     <div class="line">Myself am moved to woo thee for my wife.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Moved! in good time: let him that moved you hither</div>
                     <div class="line">Remove you hence: I knew you at the first</div>
                     <div class="line">You were a moveable.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, what's a moveable?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">A join'd-stool.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou hast hit it: come, sit on me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Asses are made to bear, and so are you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Women are made to bear, and so are you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">No such jade as you, if me you mean.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Alas! good Kate, I will not burden thee;</div>
                     <div class="line">For, knowing thee to be but young and light--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Too light for such a swain as you to catch;</div>
                     <div class="line">And yet as heavy as my weight should be.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Should be! should--buzz!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Well ta'en, and like a buzzard.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">O slow-wing'd turtle! shall a buzzard take thee?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, for a turtle, as he takes a buzzard.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, come, you wasp; i' faith, you are too angry.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">If I be waspish, best beware my sting.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">My remedy is then, to pluck it out.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, if the fool could find it where it lies,</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Who knows not where a wasp does</div>
                     <div class="line">wear his sting? In his tail.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">In his tongue.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose tongue?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Yours, if you talk of tails: and so farewell.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">What, with my tongue in your tail? nay, come again,</div>
                     <div class="line">Good Kate; I am a gentleman.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">That I'll try.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>She strikes him</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I swear I'll cuff you, if you strike again.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">So may you lose your arms:</div>
                     <div class="line">If you strike me, you are no gentleman;</div>
                     <div class="line">And if no gentleman, why then no arms.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">A herald, Kate? O, put me in thy books!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">What is your crest? a coxcomb?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">A combless cock, so Kate will be my hen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">No cock of mine; you crow too like a craven.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, come, Kate, come; you must not look so sour.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">It is my fashion, when I see a crab.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, here's no crab; and therefore look not sour.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">There is, there is.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Then show it me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Had I a glass, I would.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">What, you mean my face?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Well aim'd of such a young one.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, by Saint George, I am too young for you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet you are wither'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis with cares.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">I care not.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, hear you, Kate: in sooth you scape not so.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">I chafe you, if I tarry: let me go.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">No, not a whit: I find you passing gentle.</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twas told me you were rough and coy and sullen,</div>
                     <div class="line">And now I find report a very liar;</div>
                     <div class="line">For thou are pleasant, gamesome, passing courteous,</div>
                     <div class="line">But slow in speech, yet sweet as spring-time flowers:</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou canst not frown, thou canst not look askance,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor bite the lip, as angry wenches will,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor hast thou pleasure to be cross in talk,</div>
                     <div class="line">But thou with mildness entertain'st thy wooers,</div>
                     <div class="line">With gentle conference, soft and affable.</div>
                     <div class="line">Why does the world report that Kate doth limp?</div>
                     <div class="line">O slanderous world! Kate like the hazel-twig</div>
                     <div class="line">Is straight and slender and as brown in hue</div>
                     <div class="line">As hazel nuts and sweeter than the kernels.</div>
                     <div class="line">O, let me see thee walk: thou dost not halt.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Go, fool, and whom thou keep'st command.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Did ever Dian so become a grove</div>
                     <div class="line">As Kate this chamber with her princely gait?</div>
                     <div class="line">O, be thou Dian, and let her be Kate;</div>
                     <div class="line">And then let Kate be chaste and Dian sportful!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Where did you study all this goodly speech?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">It is extempore, from my mother-wit.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">A witty mother! witless else her son.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Am I not wise?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Yes; keep you warm.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Marry, so I mean, sweet Katharina, in thy bed:</div>
                     <div class="line">And therefore, setting all this chat aside,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thus in plain terms: your father hath consented</div>
                     <div class="line">That you shall be my wife; your dowry 'greed on;</div>
                     <div class="line">And, Will you, nill you, I will marry you.</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, Kate, I am a husband for your turn;</div>
                     <div class="line">For, by this light, whereby I see thy beauty,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy beauty, that doth make me like thee well,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou must be married to no man but me;</div>
                     <div class="line">For I am he am born to tame you Kate,</div>
                     <div class="line">And bring you from a wild Kate to a Kate</div>
                     <div class="line">Conformable as other household Kates.</div>
                     <div class="line">Here comes your father: never make denial;</div>
                     <div class="line">I must and will have Katharina to my wife.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter BAPTISTA, GREMIO, and TRANIO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, Signior Petruchio, how speed you with my daughter?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">How but well, sir? how but well?</div>
                     <div class="line">It were impossible I should speed amiss.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, how now, daughter Katharina! in your dumps?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Call you me daughter? now, I promise you</div>
                     <div class="line">You have show'd a tender fatherly regard,</div>
                     <div class="line">To wish me wed to one half lunatic;</div>
                     <div class="line">A mad-cup ruffian and a swearing Jack,</div>
                     <div class="line">That thinks with oaths to face the matter out.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Father, 'tis thus: yourself and all the world,</div>
                     <div class="line">That talk'd of her, have talk'd amiss of her:</div>
                     <div class="line">If she be curst, it is for policy,</div>
                     <div class="line">For she's not froward, but modest as the dove;</div>
                     <div class="line">She is not hot, but temperate as the morn;</div>
                     <div class="line">For patience she will prove a second Grissel,</div>
                     <div class="line">And Roman Lucrece for her chastity:</div>
                     <div class="line">And to conclude, we have 'greed so well together,</div>
                     <div class="line">That upon Sunday is the wedding-day.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll see thee hang'd on Sunday first.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Hark, Petruchio; she says she'll see thee</div>
                     <div class="line">hang'd first.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Is this your speeding? nay, then, good night our part!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Be patient, gentlemen; I choose her for myself:</div>
                     <div class="line">If she and I be pleased, what's that to you?</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis bargain'd 'twixt us twain, being alone,</div>
                     <div class="line">That she shall still be curst in company.</div>
                     <div class="line">I tell you, 'tis incredible to believe</div>
                     <div class="line">How much she loves me: O, the kindest Kate!</div>
                     <div class="line">She hung about my neck; and kiss on kiss</div>
                     <div class="line">She vied so fast, protesting oath on oath,</div>
                     <div class="line">That in a twink she won me to her love.</div>
                     <div class="line">O, you are novices! 'tis a world to see,</div>
                     <div class="line">How tame, when men and women are alone,</div>
                     <div class="line">A meacock wretch can make the curstest shrew.</div>
                     <div class="line">Give me thy hand, Kate: I will unto Venice,</div>
                     <div class="line">To buy apparel 'gainst the wedding-day.</div>
                     <div class="line">Provide the feast, father, and bid the guests;</div>
                     <div class="line">I will be sure my Katharina shall be fine.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">I know not what to say: but give me your hands;</div>
                     <div class="line">God send you joy, Petruchio! 'tis a match.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Amen, say we: we will be witnesses.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Father, and wife, and gentlemen, adieu;</div>
                     <div class="line">I will to Venice; Sunday comes apace:</div>
                     <div class="line">We will have rings and things and fine array;</div>
                     <div class="line">And kiss me, Kate, we will be married o'Sunday.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt PETRUCHIO and KATHARINA severally</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Was ever match clapp'd up so suddenly?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Faith, gentlemen, now I play a merchant's part,</div>
                     <div class="line">And venture madly on a desperate mart.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twas a commodity lay fretting by you:</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twill bring you gain, or perish on the seas.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">The gain I seek is, quiet in the match.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">No doubt but he hath got a quiet catch.</div>
                     <div class="line">But now, Baptists, to your younger daughter:</div>
                     <div class="line">Now is the day we long have looked for:</div>
                     <div class="line">I am your neighbour, and was suitor first.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And I am one that love Bianca more</div>
                     <div class="line">Than words can witness, or your thoughts can guess.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Youngling, thou canst not love so dear as I.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Graybeard, thy love doth freeze.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">But thine doth fry.</div>
                     <div class="line">Skipper, stand back: 'tis age that nourisheth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">But youth in ladies' eyes that flourisheth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Content you, gentlemen: I will compound this strife:</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis deeds must win the prize; and he of both</div>
                     <div class="line">That can assure my daughter greatest dower</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall have my Bianca's love.</div>
                     <div class="line">Say, Signior Gremio, What can you assure her?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">First, as you know, my house within the city</div>
                     <div class="line">Is richly furnished with plate and gold;</div>
                     <div class="line">Basins and ewers to lave her dainty hands;</div>
                     <div class="line">My hangings all of Tyrian tapestry;</div>
                     <div class="line">In ivory coffers I have stuff'd my crowns;</div>
                     <div class="line">In cypress chests my arras counterpoints,</div>
                     <div class="line">Costly apparel, tents, and canopies,</div>
                     <div class="line">Fine linen, Turkey cushions boss'd with pearl,</div>
                     <div class="line">Valance of Venice gold in needlework,</div>
                     <div class="line">Pewter and brass and all things that belong</div>
                     <div class="line">To house or housekeeping: then, at my farm</div>
                     <div class="line">I have a hundred milch-kine to the pail,</div>
                     <div class="line">Sixscore fat oxen standing in my stalls,</div>
                     <div class="line">And all things answerable to this portion.</div>
                     <div class="line">Myself am struck in years, I must confess;</div>
                     <div class="line">And if I die to-morrow, this is hers,</div>
                     <div class="line">If whilst I live she will be only mine.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">That 'only' came well in. Sir, list to me:</div>
                     <div class="line">I am my father's heir and only son:</div>
                     <div class="line">If I may have your daughter to my wife,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll leave her houses three or four as good,</div>
                     <div class="line">Within rich Pisa walls, as any one</div>
                     <div class="line">Old Signior Gremio has in Padua;</div>
                     <div class="line">Besides two thousand ducats by the year</div>
                     <div class="line">Of fruitful land, all which shall be her jointure.</div>
                     <div class="line">What, have I pinch'd you, Signior Gremio?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Two thousand ducats by the year of land!</div>
                     <div class="line">My land amounts not to so much in all:</div>
                     <div class="line">That she shall have; besides an argosy</div>
                     <div class="line">That now is lying in Marseilles' road.</div>
                     <div class="line">What, have I choked you with an argosy?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Gremio, 'tis known my father hath no less</div>
                     <div class="line">Than three great argosies; besides two galliases,</div>
                     <div class="line">And twelve tight galleys: these I will assure her,</div>
                     <div class="line">And twice as much, whate'er thou offer'st next.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, I have offer'd all, I have no more;</div>
                     <div class="line">And she can have no more than all I have:</div>
                     <div class="line">If you like me, she shall have me and mine.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, then the maid is mine from all the world,</div>
                     <div class="line">By your firm promise: Gremio is out-vied.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">I must confess your offer is the best;</div>
                     <div class="line">And, let your father make her the assurance,</div>
                     <div class="line">She is your own; else, you must pardon me,</div>
                     <div class="line">if you should die before him, where's her dower?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">That's but a cavil: he is old, I young.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And may not young men die, as well as old?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, gentlemen,</div>
                     <div class="line">I am thus resolved: on Sunday next you know</div>
                     <div class="line">My daughter Katharina is to be married:</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, on the Sunday following, shall Bianca</div>
                     <div class="line">Be bride to you, if you this assurance;</div>
                     <div class="line">If not, Signior Gremio:</div>
                     <div class="line">And so, I take my leave, and thank you both.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Adieu, good neighbour.</div>
                     <p>Exit BAPTISTA</p>
                     <div class="line">Now I fear thee not:</div>
                     <div class="line">Sirrah young gamester, your father were a fool</div>
                     <div class="line">To give thee all, and in his waning age</div>
                     <div class="line">Set foot under thy table: tut, a toy!</div>
                     <div class="line">An old Italian fox is not so kind, my boy.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">A vengeance on your crafty wither'd hide!</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet I have faced it with a card of ten.</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis in my head to do my master good:</div>
                     <div class="line">I see no reason but supposed Lucentio</div>
                     <div class="line">Must get a father, call'd 'supposed Vincentio;'</div>
                     <div class="line">And that's a wonder: fathers commonly</div>
                     <div class="line">Do get their children; but in this case of wooing,</div>
                     <div class="line">A child shall get a sire, if I fail not of my cunning.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
            </section>
         </article>
         <article class="chapter" id="R.1.6">
            <header class="chapter-titlepage">
               <h2>Chapter 4. ACT III</h2>
            </header>
            <div class="lists-of-titles">
               <div class="toc">
                  <p>
                     <b>Table of Contents</b>
                  </p>
                  <ul class="toc">
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.2">1. SCENE I.  Padua. BAPTISTA'S house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.3">2. SCENE II.  Padua. Before BAPTISTA'S house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                  </ul>
               </div>
            </div>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.2">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>1. SCENE I.  Padua. BAPTISTA'S house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter LUCENTIO, HORTENSIO, and BIANCA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Fiddler, forbear; you grow too forward, sir:</div>
                     <div class="line">Have you so soon forgot the entertainment</div>
                     <div class="line">Her sister Katharina welcomed you withal?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">But, wrangling pedant, this is</div>
                     <div class="line">The patroness of heavenly harmony:</div>
                     <div class="line">Then give me leave to have prerogative;</div>
                     <div class="line">And when in music we have spent an hour,</div>
                     <div class="line">Your lecture shall have leisure for as much.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Preposterous ass, that never read so far</div>
                     <div class="line">To know the cause why music was ordain'd!</div>
                     <div class="line">Was it not to refresh the mind of man</div>
                     <div class="line">After his studies or his usual pain?</div>
                     <div class="line">Then give me leave to read philosophy,</div>
                     <div class="line">And while I pause, serve in your harmony.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sirrah, I will not bear these braves of thine.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, gentlemen, you do me double wrong,</div>
                     <div class="line">To strive for that which resteth in my choice:</div>
                     <div class="line">I am no breeching scholar in the schools;</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll not be tied to hours nor 'pointed times,</div>
                     <div class="line">But learn my lessons as I please myself.</div>
                     <div class="line">And, to cut off all strife, here sit we down:</div>
                     <div class="line">Take you your instrument, play you the whiles;</div>
                     <div class="line">His lecture will be done ere you have tuned.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">You'll leave his lecture when I am in tune?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">That will be never: tune your instrument.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Where left we last?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Here, madam:</div>
                     <div class="line">'Hic ibat Simois; hic est Sigeia tellus;</div>
                     <div class="line">Hic steterat Priami regia celsa senis.'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Construe them.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">'Hic ibat,' as I told you before, 'Simois,' I am</div>
                     <div class="line">Lucentio, 'hic est,' son unto Vincentio of Pisa,</div>
                     <div class="line">'Sigeia tellus,' disguised thus to get your love;</div>
                     <div class="line">'Hic steterat,' and that Lucentio that comes</div>
                     <div class="line">a-wooing, 'Priami,' is my man Tranio, 'regia,'</div>
                     <div class="line">bearing my port, 'celsa senis,' that we might</div>
                     <div class="line">beguile the old pantaloon.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam, my instrument's in tune.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Let's hear. O fie! the treble jars.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Spit in the hole, man, and tune again.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Now let me see if I can construe it: 'Hic ibat</div>
                     <div class="line">Simois,' I know you not, 'hic est Sigeia tellus,' I</div>
                     <div class="line">trust you not; 'Hic steterat Priami,' take heed</div>
                     <div class="line">he hear us not, 'regia,' presume not, 'celsa senis,'</div>
                     <div class="line">despair not.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam, 'tis now in tune.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">All but the base.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">The base is right; 'tis the base knave that jars.</div>
                     <p>Aside</p>
                     <div class="line">How fiery and forward our pedant is!</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, for my life, the knave doth court my love:</div>
                     <div class="line">Pedascule, I'll watch you better yet.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">In time I may believe, yet I mistrust.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Mistrust it not: for, sure, AEacides</div>
                     <div class="line">Was Ajax, call'd so from his grandfather.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">I must believe my master; else, I promise you,</div>
                     <div class="line">I should be arguing still upon that doubt:</div>
                     <div class="line">But let it rest. Now, Licio, to you:</div>
                     <div class="line">Good masters, take it not unkindly, pray,</div>
                     <div class="line">That I have been thus pleasant with you both.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">You may go walk, and give me leave a while:</div>
                     <div class="line">My lessons make no music in three parts.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Are you so formal, sir? well, I must wait,</div>
                     <p>Aside</p>
                     <div class="line">And watch withal; for, but I be deceived,</div>
                     <div class="line">Our fine musician groweth amorous.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam, before you touch the instrument,</div>
                     <div class="line">To learn the order of my fingering,</div>
                     <div class="line">I must begin with rudiments of art;</div>
                     <div class="line">To teach you gamut in a briefer sort,</div>
                     <div class="line">More pleasant, pithy and effectual,</div>
                     <div class="line">Than hath been taught by any of my trade:</div>
                     <div class="line">And there it is in writing, fairly drawn.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, I am past my gamut long ago.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet read the gamut of Hortensio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Reads</span>  ''Gamut' I am, the ground of all accord,</div>
                     <div class="line">'A re,' to Plead Hortensio's passion;</div>
                     <div class="line">'B mi,' Bianca, take him for thy lord,</div>
                     <div class="line">'C fa ut,' that loves with all affection:</div>
                     <div class="line">'D sol re,' one clef, two notes have I:</div>
                     <div class="line">'E la mi,' show pity, or I die.'</div>
                     <div class="line">Call you this gamut? tut, I like it not:</div>
                     <div class="line">Old fashions please me best; I am not so nice,</div>
                     <div class="line">To change true rules for old inventions.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter a Servant</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Mistress, your father prays you leave your books</div>
                     <div class="line">And help to dress your sister's chamber up:</div>
                     <div class="line">You know to-morrow is the wedding-day.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Farewell, sweet masters both; I must be gone.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt BIANCA and Servant</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Faith, mistress, then I have no cause to stay.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">But I have cause to pry into this pedant:</div>
                     <div class="line">Methinks he looks as though he were in love:</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet if thy thoughts, Bianca, be so humble</div>
                     <div class="line">To cast thy wandering eyes on every stale,</div>
                     <div class="line">Seize thee that list: if once I find thee ranging,</div>
                     <div class="line">Hortensio will be quit with thee by changing.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.3">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>2. SCENE II.  Padua. Before BAPTISTA'S house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter BAPTISTA, GREMIO, TRANIO, KATHARINA, BIANCA,
LUCENTIO, and others, attendants</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>To TRANIO</span>  Signior Lucentio, this is the</div>
                     <div class="line">'pointed day.</div>
                     <div class="line">That Katharina and Petruchio should be married,</div>
                     <div class="line">And yet we hear not of our son-in-law.</div>
                     <div class="line">What will be said? what mockery will it be,</div>
                     <div class="line">To want the bridegroom when the priest attends</div>
                     <div class="line">To speak the ceremonial rites of marriage!</div>
                     <div class="line">What says Lucentio to this shame of ours?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">No shame but mine: I must, forsooth, be forced</div>
                     <div class="line">To give my hand opposed against my heart</div>
                     <div class="line">Unto a mad-brain rudesby full of spleen;</div>
                     <div class="line">Who woo'd in haste and means to wed at leisure.</div>
                     <div class="line">I told you, I, he was a frantic fool,</div>
                     <div class="line">Hiding his bitter jests in blunt behavior:</div>
                     <div class="line">And, to be noted for a merry man,</div>
                     <div class="line">He'll woo a thousand, 'point the day of marriage,</div>
                     <div class="line">Make feasts, invite friends, and proclaim the banns;</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet never means to wed where he hath woo'd.</div>
                     <div class="line">Now must the world point at poor Katharina,</div>
                     <div class="line">And say, 'Lo, there is mad Petruchio's wife,</div>
                     <div class="line">If it would please him come and marry her!'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Patience, good Katharina, and Baptista too.</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon my life, Petruchio means but well,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whatever fortune stays him from his word:</div>
                     <div class="line">Though he be blunt, I know him passing wise;</div>
                     <div class="line">Though he be merry, yet withal he's honest.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Would Katharina had never seen him though!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit weeping, followed by BIANCA and others</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Go, girl; I cannot blame thee now to weep;</div>
                     <div class="line">For such an injury would vex a very saint,</div>
                     <div class="line">Much more a shrew of thy impatient humour.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter BIONDELLO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Master, master! news, old news, and such news as</div>
                     <div class="line">you never heard of!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Is it new and old too? how may that be?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, is it not news, to hear of Petruchio's coming?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Is he come?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, no, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">What then?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">He is coming.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">When will he be here?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">When he stands where I am and sees you there.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">But say, what to thine old news?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, Petruchio is coming in a new hat and an old</div>
                     <div class="line">jerkin, a pair of old breeches thrice turned, a pair</div>
                     <div class="line">of boots that have been candle-cases, one buckled,</div>
                     <div class="line">another laced, an old rusty sword ta'en out of the</div>
                     <div class="line">town-armory, with a broken hilt, and chapeless;</div>
                     <div class="line">with two broken points: his horse hipped with an</div>
                     <div class="line">old mothy saddle and stirrups of no kindred;</div>
                     <div class="line">besides, possessed with the glanders and like to mose</div>
                     <div class="line">in the chine; troubled with the lampass, infected</div>
                     <div class="line">with the fashions, full of wingdalls, sped with</div>
                     <div class="line">spavins, rayed with yellows, past cure of the fives,</div>
                     <div class="line">stark spoiled with the staggers, begnawn with the</div>
                     <div class="line">bots, swayed in the back and shoulder-shotten;</div>
                     <div class="line">near-legged before and with, a half-chequed bit</div>
                     <div class="line">and a head-stall of sheeps leather which, being</div>
                     <div class="line">restrained to keep him from stumbling, hath been</div>
                     <div class="line">often burst and now repaired with knots; one girth</div>
                     <div class="line">six time pieced and a woman's crupper of velure,</div>
                     <div class="line">which hath two letters for her name fairly set down</div>
                     <div class="line">in studs, and here and there pieced with packthread.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Who comes with him?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">O, sir, his lackey, for all the world caparisoned</div>
                     <div class="line">like the horse; with a linen stock on one leg and a</div>
                     <div class="line">kersey boot-hose on the other, gartered with a red</div>
                     <div class="line">and blue list; an old hat and 'the humour of forty</div>
                     <div class="line">fancies' pricked in't for a feather: a monster, a</div>
                     <div class="line">very monster in apparel, and not like a Christian</div>
                     <div class="line">footboy or a gentleman's lackey.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis some odd humour pricks him to this fashion;</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet oftentimes he goes but mean-apparell'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">I am glad he's come, howsoe'er he comes.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, sir, he comes not.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Didst thou not say he comes?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Who? that Petruchio came?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, that Petruchio came.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">No, sir, I say his horse comes, with him on his back.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, that's all one.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, by Saint Jamy,</div>
                     <div class="line">I hold you a penny,</div>
                     <div class="line">A horse and a man</div>
                     <div class="line">Is more than one,</div>
                     <div class="line">And yet not many.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter PETRUCHIO and GRUMIO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, where be these gallants? who's at home?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">You are welcome, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And yet I come not well.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">And yet you halt not.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Not so well apparell'd</div>
                     <div class="line">As I wish you were.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Were it better, I should rush in thus.</div>
                     <div class="line">But where is Kate? where is my lovely bride?</div>
                     <div class="line">How does my father? Gentles, methinks you frown:</div>
                     <div class="line">And wherefore gaze this goodly company,</div>
                     <div class="line">As if they saw some wondrous monument,</div>
                     <div class="line">Some comet or unusual prodigy?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, sir, you know this is your wedding-day:</div>
                     <div class="line">First were we sad, fearing you would not come;</div>
                     <div class="line">Now sadder, that you come so unprovided.</div>
                     <div class="line">Fie, doff this habit, shame to your estate,</div>
                     <div class="line">An eye-sore to our solemn festival!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And tells us, what occasion of import</div>
                     <div class="line">Hath all so long detain'd you from your wife,</div>
                     <div class="line">And sent you hither so unlike yourself?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Tedious it were to tell, and harsh to hear:</div>
                     <div class="line">Sufficeth I am come to keep my word,</div>
                     <div class="line">Though in some part enforced to digress;</div>
                     <div class="line">Which, at more leisure, I will so excuse</div>
                     <div class="line">As you shall well be satisfied withal.</div>
                     <div class="line">But where is Kate? I stay too long from her:</div>
                     <div class="line">The morning wears, 'tis time we were at church.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">See not your bride in these unreverent robes:</div>
                     <div class="line">Go to my chamber; Put on clothes of mine.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Not I, believe me: thus I'll visit her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">But thus, I trust, you will not marry her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Good sooth, even thus; therefore ha' done with words:</div>
                     <div class="line">To me she's married, not unto my clothes:</div>
                     <div class="line">Could I repair what she will wear in me,</div>
                     <div class="line">As I can change these poor accoutrements,</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twere well for Kate and better for myself.</div>
                     <div class="line">But what a fool am I to chat with you,</div>
                     <div class="line">When I should bid good morrow to my bride,</div>
                     <div class="line">And seal the title with a lovely kiss!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt PETRUCHIO and GRUMIO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">He hath some meaning in his mad attire:</div>
                     <div class="line">We will persuade him, be it possible,</div>
                     <div class="line">To put on better ere he go to church.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll after him, and see the event of this.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt BAPTISTA, GREMIO, and attendants</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">But to her love concerneth us to add</div>
                     <div class="line">Her father's liking: which to bring to pass,</div>
                     <div class="line">As I before unparted to your worship,</div>
                     <div class="line">I am to get a man,--whate'er he be,</div>
                     <div class="line">It skills not much. we'll fit him to our turn,--</div>
                     <div class="line">And he shall be Vincentio of Pisa;</div>
                     <div class="line">And make assurance here in Padua</div>
                     <div class="line">Of greater sums than I have promised.</div>
                     <div class="line">So shall you quietly enjoy your hope,</div>
                     <div class="line">And marry sweet Bianca with consent.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Were it not that my fellow-school-master</div>
                     <div class="line">Doth watch Bianca's steps so narrowly,</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twere good, methinks, to steal our marriage;</div>
                     <div class="line">Which once perform'd, let all the world say no,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll keep mine own, despite of all the world.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">That by degrees we mean to look into,</div>
                     <div class="line">And watch our vantage in this business:</div>
                     <div class="line">We'll over-reach the greybeard, Gremio,</div>
                     <div class="line">The narrow-prying father, Minola,</div>
                     <div class="line">The quaint musician, amorous Licio;</div>
                     <div class="line">All for my master's sake, Lucentio.</div>
                     <p>Re-enter GREMIO</p>
                     <div class="line">Signior Gremio, came you from the church?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">As willingly as e'er I came from school.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And is the bride and bridegroom coming home?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">A bridegroom say you? 'tis a groom indeed,</div>
                     <div class="line">A grumbling groom, and that the girl shall find.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Curster than she? why, 'tis impossible.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why he's a devil, a devil, a very fiend.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, she's a devil, a devil, the devil's dam.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Tut, she's a lamb, a dove, a fool to him!</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll tell you, Sir Lucentio: when the priest</div>
                     <div class="line">Should ask, if Katharina should be his wife,</div>
                     <div class="line">'Ay, by gogs-wouns,' quoth he; and swore so loud,</div>
                     <div class="line">That, all-amazed, the priest let fall the book;</div>
                     <div class="line">And, as he stoop'd again to take it up,</div>
                     <div class="line">The mad-brain'd bridegroom took him such a cuff</div>
                     <div class="line">That down fell priest and book and book and priest:</div>
                     <div class="line">'Now take them up,' quoth he, 'if any list.'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">What said the wench when he rose again?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Trembled and shook; for why, he stamp'd and swore,</div>
                     <div class="line">As if the vicar meant to cozen him.</div>
                     <div class="line">But after many ceremonies done,</div>
                     <div class="line">He calls for wine: 'A health!' quoth he, as if</div>
                     <div class="line">He had been aboard, carousing to his mates</div>
                     <div class="line">After a storm; quaff'd off the muscadel</div>
                     <div class="line">And threw the sops all in the sexton's face;</div>
                     <div class="line">Having no other reason</div>
                     <div class="line">But that his beard grew thin and hungerly</div>
                     <div class="line">And seem'd to ask him sops as he was drinking.</div>
                     <div class="line">This done, he took the bride about the neck</div>
                     <div class="line">And kiss'd her lips with such a clamorous smack</div>
                     <div class="line">That at the parting all the church did echo:</div>
                     <div class="line">And I seeing this came thence for very shame;</div>
                     <div class="line">And after me, I know, the rout is coming.</div>
                     <div class="line">Such a mad marriage never was before:</div>
                     <div class="line">Hark, hark! I hear the minstrels play.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Music</p>
               <p>Re-enter PETRUCHIO, KATHARINA, BIANCA, BAPTISTA,
HORTENSIO, GRUMIO, and Train</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Gentlemen and friends, I thank you for your pains:</div>
                     <div class="line">I know you think to dine with me to-day,</div>
                     <div class="line">And have prepared great store of wedding cheer;</div>
                     <div class="line">But so it is, my haste doth call me hence,</div>
                     <div class="line">And therefore here I mean to take my leave.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Is't possible you will away to-night?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I must away to-day, before night come:</div>
                     <div class="line">Make it no wonder; if you knew my business,</div>
                     <div class="line">You would entreat me rather go than stay.</div>
                     <div class="line">And, honest company, I thank you all,</div>
                     <div class="line">That have beheld me give away myself</div>
                     <div class="line">To this most patient, sweet and virtuous wife:</div>
                     <div class="line">Dine with my father, drink a health to me;</div>
                     <div class="line">For I must hence; and farewell to you all.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Let us entreat you stay till after dinner.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">It may not be.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Let me entreat you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">It cannot be.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Let me entreat you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I am content.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Are you content to stay?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I am content you shall entreat me stay;</div>
                     <div class="line">But yet not stay, entreat me how you can.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, if you love me, stay.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Grumio, my horse.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, sir, they be ready: the oats have eaten the horses.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, then,</div>
                     <div class="line">Do what thou canst, I will not go to-day;</div>
                     <div class="line">No, nor to-morrow, not till I please myself.</div>
                     <div class="line">The door is open, sir; there lies your way;</div>
                     <div class="line">You may be jogging whiles your boots are green;</div>
                     <div class="line">For me, I'll not be gone till I please myself:</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis like you'll prove a jolly surly groom,</div>
                     <div class="line">That take it on you at the first so roundly.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">O Kate, content thee; prithee, be not angry.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">I will be angry: what hast thou to do?</div>
                     <div class="line">Father, be quiet; he shall stay my leisure.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, marry, sir, now it begins to work.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Gentlemen, forward to the bridal dinner:</div>
                     <div class="line">I see a woman may be made a fool,</div>
                     <div class="line">If she had not a spirit to resist.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">They shall go forward, Kate, at thy command.</div>
                     <div class="line">Obey the bride, you that attend on her;</div>
                     <div class="line">Go to the feast, revel and domineer,</div>
                     <div class="line">Carouse full measure to her maidenhead,</div>
                     <div class="line">Be mad and merry, or go hang yourselves:</div>
                     <div class="line">But for my bonny Kate, she must with me.</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, look not big, nor stamp, nor stare, nor fret;</div>
                     <div class="line">I will be master of what is mine own:</div>
                     <div class="line">She is my goods, my chattels; she is my house,</div>
                     <div class="line">My household stuff, my field, my barn,</div>
                     <div class="line">My horse, my ox, my ass, my any thing;</div>
                     <div class="line">And here she stands, touch her whoever dare;</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll bring mine action on the proudest he</div>
                     <div class="line">That stops my way in Padua. Grumio,</div>
                     <div class="line">Draw forth thy weapon, we are beset with thieves;</div>
                     <div class="line">Rescue thy mistress, if thou be a man.</div>
                     <div class="line">Fear not, sweet wench, they shall not touch</div>
                     <div class="line">thee, Kate:</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll buckler thee against a million.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt PETRUCHIO, KATHARINA, and GRUMIO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, let them go, a couple of quiet ones.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Went they not quickly, I should die with laughing.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Of all mad matches never was the like.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Mistress, what's your opinion of your sister?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">That, being mad herself, she's madly mated.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I warrant him, Petruchio is Kated.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Neighbours and friends, though bride and</div>
                     <div class="line">bridegroom wants</div>
                     <div class="line">For to supply the places at the table,</div>
                     <div class="line">You know there wants no junkets at the feast.</div>
                     <div class="line">Lucentio, you shall supply the bridegroom's place:</div>
                     <div class="line">And let Bianca take her sister's room.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall sweet Bianca practise how to bride it?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">She shall, Lucentio. Come, gentlemen, let's go.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
         </article>
         <article class="chapter" id="R.1.7">
            <header class="chapter-titlepage">
               <h2>Chapter 5. ACT IV</h2>
            </header>
            <div class="lists-of-titles">
               <div class="toc">
                  <p>
                     <b>Table of Contents</b>
                  </p>
                  <ul class="toc">
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.7.2">1. SCENE I.  PETRUCHIO'S country house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.7.3">2. SCENE II.  Padua. Before BAPTISTA'S house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.7.4">3. SCENE III.  A room in PETRUCHIO'S house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.7.5">4. SCENE IV.  Padua. Before BAPTISTA'S house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.7.6">5. SCENE V.  A public road.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                  </ul>
               </div>
            </div>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.7.2">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>1. SCENE I.  PETRUCHIO'S country house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter GRUMIO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Fie, fie on all tired jades, on all mad masters, and</div>
                     <div class="line">all foul ways! Was ever man so beaten? was ever</div>
                     <div class="line">man so rayed? was ever man so weary? I am sent</div>
                     <div class="line">before to make a fire, and they are coming after to</div>
                     <div class="line">warm them. Now, were not I a little pot and soon</div>
                     <div class="line">hot, my very lips might freeze to my teeth, my</div>
                     <div class="line">tongue to the roof of my mouth, my heart in my</div>
                     <div class="line">belly, ere I should come by a fire to thaw me: but</div>
                     <div class="line">I, with blowing the fire, shall warm myself; for,</div>
                     <div class="line">considering the weather, a taller man than I will</div>
                     <div class="line">take cold. Holla, ho! Curtis.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter CURTIS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Who is that calls so coldly?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">A piece of ice: if thou doubt it, thou mayst slide</div>
                     <div class="line">from my shoulder to my heel with no greater a run</div>
                     <div class="line">but my head and my neck. A fire good Curtis.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Is my master and his wife coming, Grumio?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">O, ay, Curtis, ay: and therefore fire, fire; cast</div>
                     <div class="line">on no water.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Is she so hot a shrew as she's reported?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">She was, good Curtis, before this frost: but, thou</div>
                     <div class="line">knowest, winter tames man, woman and beast; for it</div>
                     <div class="line">hath tamed my old master and my new mistress and</div>
                     <div class="line">myself, fellow Curtis.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Away, you three-inch fool! I am no beast.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Am I but three inches? why, thy horn is a foot; and</div>
                     <div class="line">so long am I at the least. But wilt thou make a</div>
                     <div class="line">fire, or shall I complain on thee to our mistress,</div>
                     <div class="line">whose hand, she being now at hand, thou shalt soon</div>
                     <div class="line">feel, to thy cold comfort, for being slow in thy hot office?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">I prithee, good Grumio, tell me, how goes the world?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">A cold world, Curtis, in every office but thine; and</div>
                     <div class="line">therefore fire: do thy duty, and have thy duty; for</div>
                     <div class="line">my master and mistress are almost frozen to death.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">There's fire ready; and therefore, good Grumio, the news.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, 'Jack, boy! ho! boy!' and as much news as</div>
                     <div class="line">will thaw.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, you are so full of cony-catching!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, therefore fire; for I have caught extreme cold.</div>
                     <div class="line">Where's the cook? is supper ready, the house</div>
                     <div class="line">trimmed, rushes strewed, cobwebs swept; the</div>
                     <div class="line">serving-men in their new fustian, their white</div>
                     <div class="line">stockings, and every officer his wedding-garment on?</div>
                     <div class="line">Be the jacks fair within, the jills fair without,</div>
                     <div class="line">the carpets laid, and every thing in order?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">All ready; and therefore, I pray thee, news.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">First, know, my horse is tired; my master and</div>
                     <div class="line">mistress fallen out.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">How?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Out of their saddles into the dirt; and thereby</div>
                     <div class="line">hangs a tale.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Let's ha't, good Grumio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Lend thine ear.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Here.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">There.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Strikes him</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">This is to feel a tale, not to hear a tale.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And therefore 'tis called a sensible tale: and this</div>
                     <div class="line">cuff was but to knock at your ear, and beseech</div>
                     <div class="line">listening. Now I begin: Imprimis, we came down a</div>
                     <div class="line">foul hill, my master riding behind my mistress,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Both of one horse?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">What's that to thee?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, a horse.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Tell thou the tale: but hadst thou not crossed me,</div>
                     <div class="line">thou shouldst have heard how her horse fell and she</div>
                     <div class="line">under her horse; thou shouldst have heard in how</div>
                     <div class="line">miry a place, how she was bemoiled, how he left her</div>
                     <div class="line">with the horse upon her, how he beat me because</div>
                     <div class="line">her horse stumbled, how she waded through the dirt</div>
                     <div class="line">to pluck him off me, how he swore, how she prayed,</div>
                     <div class="line">that never prayed before, how I cried, how the</div>
                     <div class="line">horses ran away, how her bridle was burst, how I</div>
                     <div class="line">lost my crupper, with many things of worthy memory,</div>
                     <div class="line">which now shall die in oblivion and thou return</div>
                     <div class="line">unexperienced to thy grave.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">By this reckoning he is more shrew than she.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay; and that thou and the proudest of you all shall</div>
                     <div class="line">find when he comes home. But what talk I of this?</div>
                     <div class="line">Call forth Nathaniel, Joseph, Nicholas, Philip,</div>
                     <div class="line">Walter, Sugarsop and the rest: let their heads be</div>
                     <div class="line">sleekly combed their blue coats brushed and their</div>
                     <div class="line">garters of an indifferent knit: let them curtsy</div>
                     <div class="line">with their left legs and not presume to touch a hair</div>
                     <div class="line">of my master's horse-tail till they kiss their</div>
                     <div class="line">hands. Are they all ready?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">They are.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Call them forth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Do you hear, ho? you must meet my master to</div>
                     <div class="line">countenance my mistress.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, she hath a face of her own.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Who knows not that?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou, it seems, that calls for company to</div>
                     <div class="line">countenance her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">I call them forth to credit her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, she comes to borrow nothing of them.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter four or five Serving-men</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NATHANIEL</div>
                     <div class="line">Welcome home, Grumio!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PHILIP</div>
                     <div class="line">How now, Grumio!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">JOSEPH</div>
                     <div class="line">What, Grumio!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NICHOLAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Fellow Grumio!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NATHANIEL</div>
                     <div class="line">How now, old lad?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Welcome, you;--how now, you;-- what, you;--fellow,</div>
                     <div class="line">you;--and thus much for greeting. Now, my spruce</div>
                     <div class="line">companions, is all ready, and all things neat?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NATHANIEL</div>
                     <div class="line">All things is ready. How near is our master?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">E'en at hand, alighted by this; and therefore be</div>
                     <div class="line">not--Cock's passion, silence! I hear my master.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter PETRUCHIO and KATHARINA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Where be these knaves? What, no man at door</div>
                     <div class="line">To hold my stirrup nor to take my horse!</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is Nathaniel, Gregory, Philip?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALL SERVING-MEN</div>
                     <div class="line">Here, here, sir; here, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Here, sir! here, sir! here, sir! here, sir!</div>
                     <div class="line">You logger-headed and unpolish'd grooms!</div>
                     <div class="line">What, no attendance? no regard? no duty?</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is the foolish knave I sent before?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Here, sir; as foolish as I was before.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">You peasant swain! you whoreson malt-horse drudge!</div>
                     <div class="line">Did I not bid thee meet me in the park,</div>
                     <div class="line">And bring along these rascal knaves with thee?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Nathaniel's coat, sir, was not fully made,</div>
                     <div class="line">And Gabriel's pumps were all unpink'd i' the heel;</div>
                     <div class="line">There was no link to colour Peter's hat,</div>
                     <div class="line">And Walter's dagger was not come from sheathing:</div>
                     <div class="line">There were none fine but Adam, Ralph, and Gregory;</div>
                     <div class="line">The rest were ragged, old, and beggarly;</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet, as they are, here are they come to meet you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Go, rascals, go, and fetch my supper in.</div>
                     <p>Exeunt Servants</p>
                     <p>Singing</p>
                     <div class="line">Where is the life that late I led--</div>
                     <div class="line">Where are those--Sit down, Kate, and welcome.--</div>
                     <div class="line">Sound, sound, sound, sound!</div>
                     <p>Re-enter Servants with supper</p>
                     <div class="line">Why, when, I say? Nay, good sweet Kate, be merry.</div>
                     <div class="line">Off with my boots, you rogues! you villains, when?</div>
                     <p>Sings</p>
                     <div class="line">It was the friar of orders grey,</div>
                     <div class="line">As he forth walked on his way:--</div>
                     <div class="line">Out, you rogue! you pluck my foot awry:</div>
                     <div class="line">Take that, and mend the plucking off the other.</div>
                     <p>Strikes him</p>
                     <div class="line">Be merry, Kate. Some water, here; what, ho!</div>
                     <div class="line">Where's my spaniel Troilus? Sirrah, get you hence,</div>
                     <div class="line">And bid my cousin Ferdinand come hither:</div>
                     <div class="line">One, Kate, that you must kiss, and be acquainted with.</div>
                     <div class="line">Where are my slippers? Shall I have some water?</div>
                     <p>Enter one with water</p>
                     <div class="line">Come, Kate, and wash, and welcome heartily.</div>
                     <div class="line">You whoreson villain! will you let it fall?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Strikes him</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Patience, I pray you; 'twas a fault unwilling.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">A whoreson beetle-headed, flap-ear'd knave!</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, Kate, sit down; I know you have a stomach.</div>
                     <div class="line">Will you give thanks, sweet Kate; or else shall I?</div>
                     <div class="line">What's this? mutton?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Who brought it?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETER</div>
                     <div class="line">I.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis burnt; and so is all the meat.</div>
                     <div class="line">What dogs are these! Where is the rascal cook?</div>
                     <div class="line">How durst you, villains, bring it from the dresser,</div>
                     <div class="line">And serve it thus to me that love it not?</div>
                     <div class="line">Theretake it to you, trenchers, cups, and all;</div>
                     <p>Throws the meat, &c. about the stage</p>
                     <div class="line">You heedless joltheads and unmanner'd slaves!</div>
                     <div class="line">What, do you grumble? I'll be with you straight.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">I pray you, husband, be not so disquiet:</div>
                     <div class="line">The meat was well, if you were so contented.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I tell thee, Kate, 'twas burnt and dried away;</div>
                     <div class="line">And I expressly am forbid to touch it,</div>
                     <div class="line">For it engenders choler, planteth anger;</div>
                     <div class="line">And better 'twere that both of us did fast,</div>
                     <div class="line">Since, of ourselves, ourselves are choleric,</div>
                     <div class="line">Than feed it with such over-roasted flesh.</div>
                     <div class="line">Be patient; to-morrow 't shall be mended,</div>
                     <div class="line">And, for this night, we'll fast for company:</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, I will bring thee to thy bridal chamber.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
               <p>Re-enter Servants severally</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NATHANIEL</div>
                     <div class="line">Peter, didst ever see the like?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETER</div>
                     <div class="line">He kills her in her own humour.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter CURTIS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is he?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CURTIS</div>
                     <div class="line">In her chamber, making a sermon of continency to her;</div>
                     <div class="line">And rails, and swears, and rates, that she, poor soul,</div>
                     <div class="line">Knows not which way to stand, to look, to speak,</div>
                     <div class="line">And sits as one new-risen from a dream.</div>
                     <div class="line">Away, away! for he is coming hither.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
               <p>Re-enter PETRUCHIO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Thus have I politicly begun my reign,</div>
                     <div class="line">And 'tis my hope to end successfully.</div>
                     <div class="line">My falcon now is sharp and passing empty;</div>
                     <div class="line">And till she stoop she must not be full-gorged,</div>
                     <div class="line">For then she never looks upon her lure.</div>
                     <div class="line">Another way I have to man my haggard,</div>
                     <div class="line">To make her come and know her keeper's call,</div>
                     <div class="line">That is, to watch her, as we watch these kites</div>
                     <div class="line">That bate and beat and will not be obedient.</div>
                     <div class="line">She eat no meat to-day, nor none shall eat;</div>
                     <div class="line">Last night she slept not, nor to-night she shall not;</div>
                     <div class="line">As with the meat, some undeserved fault</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll find about the making of the bed;</div>
                     <div class="line">And here I'll fling the pillow, there the bolster,</div>
                     <div class="line">This way the coverlet, another way the sheets:</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, and amid this hurly I intend</div>
                     <div class="line">That all is done in reverend care of her;</div>
                     <div class="line">And in conclusion she shall watch all night:</div>
                     <div class="line">And if she chance to nod I'll rail and brawl</div>
                     <div class="line">And with the clamour keep her still awake.</div>
                     <div class="line">This is a way to kill a wife with kindness;</div>
                     <div class="line">And thus I'll curb her mad and headstrong humour.</div>
                     <div class="line">He that knows better how to tame a shrew,</div>
                     <div class="line">Now let him speak: 'tis charity to show.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.7.3">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>2. SCENE II.  Padua. Before BAPTISTA'S house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter TRANIO and HORTENSIO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Is't possible, friend Licio, that Mistress Bianca</div>
                     <div class="line">Doth fancy any other but Lucentio?</div>
                     <div class="line">I tell you, sir, she bears me fair in hand.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, to satisfy you in what I have said,</div>
                     <div class="line">Stand by and mark the manner of his teaching.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter BIANCA and LUCENTIO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, mistress, profit you in what you read?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">What, master, read you? first resolve me that.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I read that I profess, the Art to Love.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">And may you prove, sir, master of your art!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">While you, sweet dear, prove mistress of my heart!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Quick proceeders, marry! Now, tell me, I pray,</div>
                     <div class="line">You that durst swear at your mistress Bianca</div>
                     <div class="line">Loved none in the world so well as Lucentio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">O despiteful love! unconstant womankind!</div>
                     <div class="line">I tell thee, Licio, this is wonderful.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Mistake no more: I am not Licio,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor a musician, as I seem to be;</div>
                     <div class="line">But one that scorn to live in this disguise,</div>
                     <div class="line">For such a one as leaves a gentleman,</div>
                     <div class="line">And makes a god of such a cullion:</div>
                     <div class="line">Know, sir, that I am call'd Hortensio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Signior Hortensio, I have often heard</div>
                     <div class="line">Of your entire affection to Bianca;</div>
                     <div class="line">And since mine eyes are witness of her lightness,</div>
                     <div class="line">I will with you, if you be so contented,</div>
                     <div class="line">Forswear Bianca and her love for ever.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">See, how they kiss and court! Signior Lucentio,</div>
                     <div class="line">Here is my hand, and here I firmly vow</div>
                     <div class="line">Never to woo her no more, but do forswear her,</div>
                     <div class="line">As one unworthy all the former favours</div>
                     <div class="line">That I have fondly flatter'd her withal.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And here I take the unfeigned oath,</div>
                     <div class="line">Never to marry with her though she would entreat:</div>
                     <div class="line">Fie on her! see, how beastly she doth court him!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Would all the world but he had quite forsworn!</div>
                     <div class="line">For me, that I may surely keep mine oath,</div>
                     <div class="line">I will be married to a wealthy widow,</div>
                     <div class="line">Ere three days pass, which hath as long loved me</div>
                     <div class="line">As I have loved this proud disdainful haggard.</div>
                     <div class="line">And so farewell, Signior Lucentio.</div>
                     <div class="line">Kindness in women, not their beauteous looks,</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall win my love: and so I take my leave,</div>
                     <div class="line">In resolution as I swore before.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Mistress Bianca, bless you with such grace</div>
                     <div class="line">As 'longeth to a lover's blessed case!</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, I have ta'en you napping, gentle love,</div>
                     <div class="line">And have forsworn you with Hortensio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Tranio, you jest: but have you both forsworn me?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Mistress, we have.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Then we are rid of Licio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I' faith, he'll have a lusty widow now,</div>
                     <div class="line">That shall be wood and wedded in a day.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">God give him joy!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, and he'll tame her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">He says so, Tranio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Faith, he is gone unto the taming-school.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">The taming-school! what, is there such a place?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, mistress, and Petruchio is the master;</div>
                     <div class="line">That teacheth tricks eleven and twenty long,</div>
                     <div class="line">To tame a shrew and charm her chattering tongue.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter BIONDELLO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">O master, master, I have watch'd so long</div>
                     <div class="line">That I am dog-weary: but at last I spied</div>
                     <div class="line">An ancient angel coming down the hill,</div>
                     <div class="line">Will serve the turn.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">What is he, Biondello?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Master, a mercatante, or a pedant,</div>
                     <div class="line">I know not what; but format in apparel,</div>
                     <div class="line">In gait and countenance surely like a father.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And what of him, Tranio?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">If he be credulous and trust my tale,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll make him glad to seem Vincentio,</div>
                     <div class="line">And give assurance to Baptista Minola,</div>
                     <div class="line">As if he were the right Vincentio</div>
                     <div class="line">Take in your love, and then let me alone.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt LUCENTIO and BIANCA</p>
               <p>Enter a Pedant</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">God save you, sir!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And you, sir! you are welcome.</div>
                     <div class="line">Travel you far on, or are you at the farthest?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, at the farthest for a week or two:</div>
                     <div class="line">But then up farther, and as for as Rome;</div>
                     <div class="line">And so to Tripoli, if God lend me life.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">What countryman, I pray?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">Of Mantua.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Of Mantua, sir? marry, God forbid!</div>
                     <div class="line">And come to Padua, careless of your life?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">My life, sir! how, I pray? for that goes hard.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis death for any one in Mantua</div>
                     <div class="line">To come to Padua. Know you not the cause?</div>
                     <div class="line">Your ships are stay'd at Venice, and the duke,</div>
                     <div class="line">For private quarrel 'twixt your duke and him,</div>
                     <div class="line">Hath publish'd and proclaim'd it openly:</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis, marvel, but that you are but newly come,</div>
                     <div class="line">You might have heard it else proclaim'd about.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">Alas! sir, it is worse for me than so;</div>
                     <div class="line">For I have bills for money by exchange</div>
                     <div class="line">From Florence and must here deliver them.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, sir, to do you courtesy,</div>
                     <div class="line">This will I do, and this I will advise you:</div>
                     <div class="line">First, tell me, have you ever been at Pisa?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, sir, in Pisa have I often been,</div>
                     <div class="line">Pisa renowned for grave citizens.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Among them know you one Vincentio?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">I know him not, but I have heard of him;</div>
                     <div class="line">A merchant of incomparable wealth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">He is my father, sir; and, sooth to say,</div>
                     <div class="line">In countenance somewhat doth resemble you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside</span>  As much as an apple doth an oyster,</div>
                     <div class="line">and all one.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">To save your life in this extremity,</div>
                     <div class="line">This favour will I do you for his sake;</div>
                     <div class="line">And think it not the worst of an your fortunes</div>
                     <div class="line">That you are like to Sir Vincentio.</div>
                     <div class="line">His name and credit shall you undertake,</div>
                     <div class="line">And in my house you shall be friendly lodged:</div>
                     <div class="line">Look that you take upon you as you should;</div>
                     <div class="line">You understand me, sir: so shall you stay</div>
                     <div class="line">Till you have done your business in the city:</div>
                     <div class="line">If this be courtesy, sir, accept of it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">O sir, I do; and will repute you ever</div>
                     <div class="line">The patron of my life and liberty.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Then go with me to make the matter good.</div>
                     <div class="line">This, by the way, I let you understand;</div>
                     <div class="line">my father is here look'd for every day,</div>
                     <div class="line">To pass assurance of a dower in marriage</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twixt me and one Baptista's daughter here:</div>
                     <div class="line">In all these circumstances I'll instruct you:</div>
                     <div class="line">Go with me to clothe you as becomes you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.7.4">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>3. SCENE III.  A room in PETRUCHIO'S house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter KATHARINA and GRUMIO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">No, no, forsooth; I dare not for my life.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">The more my wrong, the more his spite appears:</div>
                     <div class="line">What, did he marry me to famish me?</div>
                     <div class="line">Beggars, that come unto my father's door,</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon entreaty have a present aims;</div>
                     <div class="line">If not, elsewhere they meet with charity:</div>
                     <div class="line">But I, who never knew how to entreat,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor never needed that I should entreat,</div>
                     <div class="line">Am starved for meat, giddy for lack of sleep,</div>
                     <div class="line">With oath kept waking and with brawling fed:</div>
                     <div class="line">And that which spites me more than all these wants,</div>
                     <div class="line">He does it under name of perfect love;</div>
                     <div class="line">As who should say, if I should sleep or eat,</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twere deadly sickness or else present death.</div>
                     <div class="line">I prithee go and get me some repast;</div>
                     <div class="line">I care not what, so it be wholesome food.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">What say you to a neat's foot?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis passing good: I prithee let me have it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I fear it is too choleric a meat.</div>
                     <div class="line">How say you to a fat tripe finely broil'd?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">I like it well: good Grumio, fetch it me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I cannot tell; I fear 'tis choleric.</div>
                     <div class="line">What say you to a piece of beef and mustard?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">A dish that I do love to feed upon.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, but the mustard is too hot a little.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why then, the beef, and let the mustard rest.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay then, I will not: you shall have the mustard,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or else you get no beef of Grumio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Then both, or one, or any thing thou wilt.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why then, the mustard without the beef.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Go, get thee gone, thou false deluding slave,</div>
                     <p>Beats him</p>
                     <div class="line">That feed'st me with the very name of meat:</div>
                     <div class="line">Sorrow on thee and all the pack of you,</div>
                     <div class="line">That triumph thus upon my misery!</div>
                     <div class="line">Go, get thee gone, I say.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter PETRUCHIO and HORTENSIO with meat</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">How fares my Kate? What, sweeting, all amort?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Mistress, what cheer?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Faith, as cold as can be.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Pluck up thy spirits; look cheerfully upon me.</div>
                     <div class="line">Here love; thou see'st how diligent I am</div>
                     <div class="line">To dress thy meat myself and bring it thee:</div>
                     <div class="line">I am sure, sweet Kate, this kindness merits thanks.</div>
                     <div class="line">What, not a word? Nay, then thou lovest it not;</div>
                     <div class="line">And all my pains is sorted to no proof.</div>
                     <div class="line">Here, take away this dish.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">I pray you, let it stand.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">The poorest service is repaid with thanks;</div>
                     <div class="line">And so shall mine, before you touch the meat.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">I thank you, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Signior Petruchio, fie! you are to blame.</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, mistress Kate, I'll bear you company.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside</span>  Eat it up all, Hortensio, if thou lovest me.</div>
                     <div class="line">Much good do it unto thy gentle heart!</div>
                     <div class="line">Kate, eat apace: and now, my honey love,</div>
                     <div class="line">Will we return unto thy father's house</div>
                     <div class="line">And revel it as bravely as the best,</div>
                     <div class="line">With silken coats and caps and golden rings,</div>
                     <div class="line">With ruffs and cuffs and fardingales and things;</div>
                     <div class="line">With scarfs and fans and double change of bravery,</div>
                     <div class="line">With amber bracelets, beads and all this knavery.</div>
                     <div class="line">What, hast thou dined? The tailor stays thy leisure,</div>
                     <div class="line">To deck thy body with his ruffling treasure.</div>
                     <p>Enter Tailor</p>
                     <div class="line">Come, tailor, let us see these ornaments;</div>
                     <div class="line">Lay forth the gown.</div>
                     <p>Enter Haberdasher</p>
                     <div class="line">What news with you, sir?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Haberdasher</div>
                     <div class="line">Here is the cap your worship did bespeak.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, this was moulded on a porringer;</div>
                     <div class="line">A velvet dish: fie, fie! 'tis lewd and filthy:</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, 'tis a cockle or a walnut-shell,</div>
                     <div class="line">A knack, a toy, a trick, a baby's cap:</div>
                     <div class="line">Away with it! come, let me have a bigger.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll have no bigger: this doth fit the time,</div>
                     <div class="line">And gentlewomen wear such caps as these</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">When you are gentle, you shall have one too,</div>
                     <div class="line">And not till then.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside</span>  That will not be in haste.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, sir, I trust I may have leave to speak;</div>
                     <div class="line">And speak I will; I am no child, no babe:</div>
                     <div class="line">Your betters have endured me say my mind,</div>
                     <div class="line">And if you cannot, best you stop your ears.</div>
                     <div class="line">My tongue will tell the anger of my heart,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or else my heart concealing it will break,</div>
                     <div class="line">And rather than it shall, I will be free</div>
                     <div class="line">Even to the uttermost, as I please, in words.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, thou say'st true; it is a paltry cap,</div>
                     <div class="line">A custard-coffin, a bauble, a silken pie:</div>
                     <div class="line">I love thee well, in that thou likest it not.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Love me or love me not, I like the cap;</div>
                     <div class="line">And it I will have, or I will have none.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit Haberdasher</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy gown? why, ay: come, tailor, let us see't.</div>
                     <div class="line">O mercy, God! what masquing stuff is here?</div>
                     <div class="line">What's this? a sleeve? 'tis like a demi-cannon:</div>
                     <div class="line">What, up and down, carved like an apple-tart?</div>
                     <div class="line">Here's snip and nip and cut and slish and slash,</div>
                     <div class="line">Like to a censer in a barber's shop:</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, what, i' devil's name, tailor, call'st thou this?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside</span>  I see she's like to have neither cap nor gown.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Tailor</div>
                     <div class="line">You bid me make it orderly and well,</div>
                     <div class="line">According to the fashion and the time.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Marry, and did; but if you be remember'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">I did not bid you mar it to the time.</div>
                     <div class="line">Go, hop me over every kennel home,</div>
                     <div class="line">For you shall hop without my custom, sir:</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll none of it: hence! make your best of it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">I never saw a better-fashion'd gown,</div>
                     <div class="line">More quaint, more pleasing, nor more commendable:</div>
                     <div class="line">Belike you mean to make a puppet of me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, true; he means to make a puppet of thee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Tailor</div>
                     <div class="line">She says your worship means to make</div>
                     <div class="line">a puppet of her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">O monstrous arrogance! Thou liest, thou thread,</div>
                     <div class="line">thou thimble,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou yard, three-quarters, half-yard, quarter, nail!</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou flea, thou nit, thou winter-cricket thou!</div>
                     <div class="line">Braved in mine own house with a skein of thread?</div>
                     <div class="line">Away, thou rag, thou quantity, thou remnant;</div>
                     <div class="line">Or I shall so be-mete thee with thy yard</div>
                     <div class="line">As thou shalt think on prating whilst thou livest!</div>
                     <div class="line">I tell thee, I, that thou hast marr'd her gown.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Tailor</div>
                     <div class="line">Your worship is deceived; the gown is made</div>
                     <div class="line">Just as my master had direction:</div>
                     <div class="line">Grumio gave order how it should be done.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I gave him no order; I gave him the stuff.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Tailor</div>
                     <div class="line">But how did you desire it should be made?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Marry, sir, with needle and thread.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Tailor</div>
                     <div class="line">But did you not request to have it cut?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou hast faced many things.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Tailor</div>
                     <div class="line">I have.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Face not me: thou hast braved many men; brave not</div>
                     <div class="line">me; I will neither be faced nor braved. I say unto</div>
                     <div class="line">thee, I bid thy master cut out the gown; but I did</div>
                     <div class="line">not bid him cut it to pieces: ergo, thou liest.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Tailor</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, here is the note of the fashion to testify</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Read it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">The note lies in's throat, if he say I said so.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Tailor</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Reads</span>  'Imprimis, a loose-bodied gown:'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Master, if ever I said loose-bodied gown, sew me in</div>
                     <div class="line">the skirts of it, and beat me to death with a bottom</div>
                     <div class="line">of brown thread: I said a gown.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Proceed.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Tailor</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Reads</span>  'With a small compassed cape:'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I confess the cape.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Tailor</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Reads</span>  'With a trunk sleeve:'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I confess two sleeves.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Tailor</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Reads</span>  'The sleeves curiously cut.'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, there's the villany.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Error i' the bill, sir; error i' the bill.</div>
                     <div class="line">I commanded the sleeves should be cut out and</div>
                     <div class="line">sewed up again; and that I'll prove upon thee,</div>
                     <div class="line">though thy little finger be armed in a thimble.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Tailor</div>
                     <div class="line">This is true that I say: an I had thee</div>
                     <div class="line">in place where, thou shouldst know it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I am for thee straight: take thou the</div>
                     <div class="line">bill, give me thy mete-yard, and spare not me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">God-a-mercy, Grumio! then he shall have no odds.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, sir, in brief, the gown is not for me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">You are i' the right, sir: 'tis for my mistress.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Go, take it up unto thy master's use.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Villain, not for thy life: take up my mistress'</div>
                     <div class="line">gown for thy master's use!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, sir, what's your conceit in that?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">O, sir, the conceit is deeper than you think for:</div>
                     <div class="line">Take up my mistress' gown to his master's use!</div>
                     <div class="line">O, fie, fie, fie!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside</span>  Hortensio, say thou wilt see the tailor paid.</div>
                     <div class="line">Go take it hence; be gone, and say no more.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Tailor, I'll pay thee for thy gown tomorrow:</div>
                     <div class="line">Take no unkindness of his hasty words:</div>
                     <div class="line">Away! I say; commend me to thy master.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit Tailor</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, come, my Kate; we will unto your father's</div>
                     <div class="line">Even in these honest mean habiliments:</div>
                     <div class="line">Our purses shall be proud, our garments poor;</div>
                     <div class="line">For 'tis the mind that makes the body rich;</div>
                     <div class="line">And as the sun breaks through the darkest clouds,</div>
                     <div class="line">So honour peereth in the meanest habit.</div>
                     <div class="line">What is the jay more precious than the lark,</div>
                     <div class="line">Because his fathers are more beautiful?</div>
                     <div class="line">Or is the adder better than the eel,</div>
                     <div class="line">Because his painted skin contents the eye?</div>
                     <div class="line">O, no, good Kate; neither art thou the worse</div>
                     <div class="line">For this poor furniture and mean array.</div>
                     <div class="line">if thou account'st it shame. lay it on me;</div>
                     <div class="line">And therefore frolic: we will hence forthwith,</div>
                     <div class="line">To feast and sport us at thy father's house.</div>
                     <div class="line">Go, call my men, and let us straight to him;</div>
                     <div class="line">And bring our horses unto Long-lane end;</div>
                     <div class="line">There will we mount, and thither walk on foot</div>
                     <div class="line">Let's see; I think 'tis now some seven o'clock,</div>
                     <div class="line">And well we may come there by dinner-time.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">I dare assure you, sir, 'tis almost two;</div>
                     <div class="line">And 'twill be supper-time ere you come there.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">It shall be seven ere I go to horse:</div>
                     <div class="line">Look, what I speak, or do, or think to do,</div>
                     <div class="line">You are still crossing it. Sirs, let't alone:</div>
                     <div class="line">I will not go to-day; and ere I do,</div>
                     <div class="line">It shall be what o'clock I say it is.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside</span>  Why, so this gallant will command the sun.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.7.5">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>4. SCENE IV.  Padua. Before BAPTISTA'S house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter TRANIO, and the Pedant dressed like VINCENTIO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, this is the house: please it you that I call?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, what else? and but I be deceived</div>
                     <div class="line">Signior Baptista may remember me,</div>
                     <div class="line">Near twenty years ago, in Genoa,</div>
                     <div class="line">Where we were lodgers at the Pegasus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis well; and hold your own, in any case,</div>
                     <div class="line">With such austerity as 'longeth to a father.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">I warrant you.</div>
                     <p>Enter BIONDELLO</p>
                     <div class="line">But, sir, here comes your boy;</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twere good he were school'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Fear you not him. Sirrah Biondello,</div>
                     <div class="line">Now do your duty throughly, I advise you:</div>
                     <div class="line">Imagine 'twere the right Vincentio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Tut, fear not me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">But hast thou done thy errand to Baptista?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">I told him that your father was at Venice,</div>
                     <div class="line">And that you look'd for him this day in Padua.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou'rt a tall fellow: hold thee that to drink.</div>
                     <div class="line">Here comes Baptista: set your countenance, sir.</div>
                     <p>Enter BAPTISTA and LUCENTIO</p>
                     <div class="line">Signior Baptista, you are happily met.</div>
                     <p>To the Pedant</p>
                     <div class="line">Sir, this is the gentleman I told you of:</div>
                     <div class="line">I pray you stand good father to me now,</div>
                     <div class="line">Give me Bianca for my patrimony.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">Soft son!</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, by your leave: having come to Padua</div>
                     <div class="line">To gather in some debts, my son Lucentio</div>
                     <div class="line">Made me acquainted with a weighty cause</div>
                     <div class="line">Of love between your daughter and himself:</div>
                     <div class="line">And, for the good report I hear of you</div>
                     <div class="line">And for the love he beareth to your daughter</div>
                     <div class="line">And she to him, to stay him not too long,</div>
                     <div class="line">I am content, in a good father's care,</div>
                     <div class="line">To have him match'd; and if you please to like</div>
                     <div class="line">No worse than I, upon some agreement</div>
                     <div class="line">Me shall you find ready and willing</div>
                     <div class="line">With one consent to have her so bestow'd;</div>
                     <div class="line">For curious I cannot be with you,</div>
                     <div class="line">Signior Baptista, of whom I hear so well.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, pardon me in what I have to say:</div>
                     <div class="line">Your plainness and your shortness please me well.</div>
                     <div class="line">Right true it is, your son Lucentio here</div>
                     <div class="line">Doth love my daughter and she loveth him,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or both dissemble deeply their affections:</div>
                     <div class="line">And therefore, if you say no more than this,</div>
                     <div class="line">That like a father you will deal with him</div>
                     <div class="line">And pass my daughter a sufficient dower,</div>
                     <div class="line">The match is made, and all is done:</div>
                     <div class="line">Your son shall have my daughter with consent.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I thank you, sir. Where then do you know best</div>
                     <div class="line">We be affied and such assurance ta'en</div>
                     <div class="line">As shall with either part's agreement stand?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Not in my house, Lucentio; for, you know,</div>
                     <div class="line">Pitchers have ears, and I have many servants:</div>
                     <div class="line">Besides, old Gremio is hearkening still;</div>
                     <div class="line">And happily we might be interrupted.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Then at my lodging, an it like you:</div>
                     <div class="line">There doth my father lie; and there, this night,</div>
                     <div class="line">We'll pass the business privately and well.</div>
                     <div class="line">Send for your daughter by your servant here:</div>
                     <div class="line">My boy shall fetch the scrivener presently.</div>
                     <div class="line">The worst is this, that, at so slender warning,</div>
                     <div class="line">You are like to have a thin and slender pittance.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">It likes me well. Biondello, hie you home,</div>
                     <div class="line">And bid Bianca make her ready straight;</div>
                     <div class="line">And, if you will, tell what hath happened,</div>
                     <div class="line">Lucentio's father is arrived in Padua,</div>
                     <div class="line">And how she's like to be Lucentio's wife.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">I pray the gods she may with all my heart!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Dally not with the gods, but get thee gone.</div>
                     <p>Exit BIONDELLO</p>
                     <div class="line">Signior Baptista, shall I lead the way?</div>
                     <div class="line">Welcome! one mess is like to be your cheer:</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, sir; we will better it in Pisa.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">I follow you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt TRANIO, Pedant, and BAPTISTA</p>
               <p>Re-enter BIONDELLO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Cambio!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">What sayest thou, Biondello?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">You saw my master wink and laugh upon you?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Biondello, what of that?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Faith, nothing; but has left me here behind, to</div>
                     <div class="line">expound the meaning or moral of his signs and tokens.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I pray thee, moralize them.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Then thus. Baptista is safe, talking with the</div>
                     <div class="line">deceiving father of a deceitful son.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And what of him?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">His daughter is to be brought by you to the supper.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And then?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">The old priest of Saint Luke's church is at your</div>
                     <div class="line">command at all hours.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And what of all this?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">I cannot tell; expect they are busied about a</div>
                     <div class="line">counterfeit assurance: take you assurance of her,</div>
                     <div class="line">'cum privilegio ad imprimendum solum:' to the</div>
                     <div class="line">church; take the priest, clerk, and some sufficient</div>
                     <div class="line">honest witnesses: If this be not that you look for,</div>
                     <div class="line">I have no more to say, But bid Bianca farewell for</div>
                     <div class="line">ever and a day.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Hearest thou, Biondello?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">I cannot tarry: I knew a wench married in an</div>
                     <div class="line">afternoon as she went to the garden for parsley to</div>
                     <div class="line">stuff a rabbit; and so may you, sir: and so, adieu,</div>
                     <div class="line">sir. My master hath appointed me to go to Saint</div>
                     <div class="line">Luke's, to bid the priest be ready to come against</div>
                     <div class="line">you come with your appendix.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I may, and will, if she be so contented:</div>
                     <div class="line">She will be pleased; then wherefore should I doubt?</div>
                     <div class="line">Hap what hap may, I'll roundly go about her:</div>
                     <div class="line">It shall go hard if Cambio go without her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.7.6">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>5. SCENE V.  A public road.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter PETRUCHIO, KATHARINA, HORTENSIO, and Servants</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Come on, i' God's name; once more toward our father's.</div>
                     <div class="line">Good Lord, how bright and goodly shines the moon!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">The moon! the sun: it is not moonlight now.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I say it is the moon that shines so bright.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">I know it is the sun that shines so bright.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, by my mother's son, and that's myself,</div>
                     <div class="line">It shall be moon, or star, or what I list,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or ere I journey to your father's house.</div>
                     <div class="line">Go on, and fetch our horses back again.</div>
                     <div class="line">Evermore cross'd and cross'd; nothing but cross'd!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Say as he says, or we shall never go.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Forward, I pray, since we have come so far,</div>
                     <div class="line">And be it moon, or sun, or what you please:</div>
                     <div class="line">An if you please to call it a rush-candle,</div>
                     <div class="line">Henceforth I vow it shall be so for me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I say it is the moon.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">I know it is the moon.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, then you lie: it is the blessed sun.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Then, God be bless'd, it is the blessed sun:</div>
                     <div class="line">But sun it is not, when you say it is not;</div>
                     <div class="line">And the moon changes even as your mind.</div>
                     <div class="line">What you will have it named, even that it is;</div>
                     <div class="line">And so it shall be so for Katharina.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Petruchio, go thy ways; the field is won.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, forward, forward! thus the bowl should run,</div>
                     <div class="line">And not unluckily against the bias.</div>
                     <div class="line">But, soft! company is coming here.</div>
                     <p>Enter VINCENTIO</p>
                     <p>To VINCENTIO</p>
                     <div class="line">Good morrow, gentle mistress: where away?</div>
                     <div class="line">Tell me, sweet Kate, and tell me truly too,</div>
                     <div class="line">Hast thou beheld a fresher gentlewoman?</div>
                     <div class="line">Such war of white and red within her cheeks!</div>
                     <div class="line">What stars do spangle heaven with such beauty,</div>
                     <div class="line">As those two eyes become that heavenly face?</div>
                     <div class="line">Fair lovely maid, once more good day to thee.</div>
                     <div class="line">Sweet Kate, embrace her for her beauty's sake.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">A' will make the man mad, to make a woman of him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Young budding virgin, fair and fresh and sweet,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whither away, or where is thy abode?</div>
                     <div class="line">Happy the parents of so fair a child;</div>
                     <div class="line">Happier the man, whom favourable stars</div>
                     <div class="line">Allot thee for his lovely bed-fellow!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, how now, Kate! I hope thou art not mad:</div>
                     <div class="line">This is a man, old, wrinkled, faded, wither'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">And not a maiden, as thou say'st he is.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Pardon, old father, my mistaking eyes,</div>
                     <div class="line">That have been so bedazzled with the sun</div>
                     <div class="line">That everything I look on seemeth green:</div>
                     <div class="line">Now I perceive thou art a reverend father;</div>
                     <div class="line">Pardon, I pray thee, for my mad mistaking.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Do, good old grandsire; and withal make known</div>
                     <div class="line">Which way thou travellest: if along with us,</div>
                     <div class="line">We shall be joyful of thy company.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Fair sir, and you my merry mistress,</div>
                     <div class="line">That with your strange encounter much amazed me,</div>
                     <div class="line">My name is call'd Vincentio; my dwelling Pisa;</div>
                     <div class="line">And bound I am to Padua; there to visit</div>
                     <div class="line">A son of mine, which long I have not seen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">What is his name?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Lucentio, gentle sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Happily we met; the happier for thy son.</div>
                     <div class="line">And now by law, as well as reverend age,</div>
                     <div class="line">I may entitle thee my loving father:</div>
                     <div class="line">The sister to my wife, this gentlewoman,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy son by this hath married. Wonder not,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor be grieved: she is of good esteem,</div>
                     <div class="line">Her dowery wealthy, and of worthy birth;</div>
                     <div class="line">Beside, so qualified as may beseem</div>
                     <div class="line">The spouse of any noble gentleman.</div>
                     <div class="line">Let me embrace with old Vincentio,</div>
                     <div class="line">And wander we to see thy honest son,</div>
                     <div class="line">Who will of thy arrival be full joyous.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">But is it true? or else is it your pleasure,</div>
                     <div class="line">Like pleasant travellers, to break a jest</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon the company you overtake?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I do assure thee, father, so it is.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, go along, and see the truth hereof;</div>
                     <div class="line">For our first merriment hath made thee jealous.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt all but HORTENSIO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, Petruchio, this has put me in heart.</div>
                     <div class="line">Have to my widow! and if she be froward,</div>
                     <div class="line">Then hast thou taught Hortensio to be untoward.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
            </section>
         </article>
         <article class="chapter" id="R.1.8">
            <header class="chapter-titlepage">
               <h2>Chapter 6. ACT V</h2>
            </header>
            <div class="lists-of-titles">
               <div class="toc">
                  <p>
                     <b>Table of Contents</b>
                  </p>
                  <ul class="toc">
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.8.2">1. SCENE I.  Padua. Before LUCENTIO'S house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.8.3">2. SCENE II.  Padua. LUCENTIO'S house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                  </ul>
               </div>
            </div>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.8.2">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>1. SCENE I.  Padua. Before LUCENTIO'S house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>GREMIO discovered. Enter behind BIONDELLO,
LUCENTIO, and BIANCA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Softly and swiftly, sir; for the priest is ready.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I fly, Biondello: but they may chance to need thee</div>
                     <div class="line">at home; therefore leave us.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, faith, I'll see the church o' your back; and</div>
                     <div class="line">then come back to my master's as soon as I can.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt LUCENTIO, BIANCA, and BIONDELLO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I marvel Cambio comes not all this while.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter PETRUCHIO, KATHARINA, VINCENTIO, GRUMIO,
with Attendants</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, here's the door, this is Lucentio's house:</div>
                     <div class="line">My father's bears more toward the market-place;</div>
                     <div class="line">Thither must I, and here I leave you, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">You shall not choose but drink before you go:</div>
                     <div class="line">I think I shall command your welcome here,</div>
                     <div class="line">And, by all likelihood, some cheer is toward.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Knocks</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">They're busy within; you were best knock louder.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Pedant looks out of the window</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">What's he that knocks as he would beat down the gate?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Is Signior Lucentio within, sir?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">He's within, sir, but not to be spoken withal.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">What if a man bring him a hundred pound or two, to</div>
                     <div class="line">make merry withal?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">Keep your hundred pounds to yourself: he shall</div>
                     <div class="line">need none, so long as I live.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, I told you your son was well beloved in Padua.</div>
                     <div class="line">Do you hear, sir? To leave frivolous circumstances,</div>
                     <div class="line">I pray you, tell Signior Lucentio that his father is</div>
                     <div class="line">come from Pisa, and is here at the door to speak with him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou liest: his father is come from Padua and here</div>
                     <div class="line">looking out at the window.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Art thou his father?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, sir; so his mother says, if I may believe her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>To VINCENTIO</span>  Why, how now, gentleman! why, this</div>
                     <div class="line">is flat knavery, to take upon you another man's name.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">Lay hands on the villain: I believe a' means to</div>
                     <div class="line">cozen somebody in this city under my countenance.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter BIONDELLO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">I have seen them in the church together: God send</div>
                     <div class="line">'em good shipping! But who is here? mine old</div>
                     <div class="line">master Vincentio! now we are undone and brought to nothing.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Seeing BIONDELLO</span>
                     </div>
                     <div class="line">Come hither, crack-hemp.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Hope I may choose, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Come hither, you rogue. What, have you forgot me?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Forgot you! no, sir: I could not forget you, for I</div>
                     <div class="line">never saw you before in all my life.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">What, you notorious villain, didst thou never see</div>
                     <div class="line">thy master's father, Vincentio?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">What, my old worshipful old master? yes, marry, sir:</div>
                     <div class="line">see where he looks out of the window.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Is't so, indeed.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Beats BIONDELLO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Help, help, help! here's a madman will murder me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">Help, son! help, Signior Baptista!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit from above</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Prithee, Kate, let's stand aside and see the end of</div>
                     <div class="line">this controversy.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>They retire</p>
               <p>Re-enter Pedant below; TRANIO, BAPTISTA, and Servants</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, what are you that offer to beat my servant?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">What am I, sir! nay, what are you, sir? O immortal</div>
                     <div class="line">gods! O fine villain! A silken doublet! a velvet</div>
                     <div class="line">hose! a scarlet cloak! and a copatain hat! O, I</div>
                     <div class="line">am undone! I am undone! while I play the good</div>
                     <div class="line">husband at home, my son and my servant spend all at</div>
                     <div class="line">the university.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">How now! what's the matter?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">What, is the man lunatic?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, you seem a sober ancient gentleman by your</div>
                     <div class="line">habit, but your words show you a madman. Why, sir,</div>
                     <div class="line">what 'cerns it you if I wear pearl and gold? I</div>
                     <div class="line">thank my good father, I am able to maintain it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy father! O villain! he is a sailmaker in Bergamo.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">You mistake, sir, you mistake, sir. Pray, what do</div>
                     <div class="line">you think is his name?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">His name! as if I knew not his name: I have brought</div>
                     <div class="line">him up ever since he was three years old, and his</div>
                     <div class="line">name is Tranio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">Away, away, mad ass! his name is Lucentio and he is</div>
                     <div class="line">mine only son, and heir to the lands of me, Signior Vincentio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Lucentio! O, he hath murdered his master! Lay hold</div>
                     <div class="line">on him, I charge you, in the duke's name. O, my</div>
                     <div class="line">son, my son! Tell me, thou villain, where is my son Lucentio?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Call forth an officer.</div>
                     <p>Enter one with an Officer</p>
                     <div class="line">Carry this mad knave to the gaol. Father Baptista,</div>
                     <div class="line">I charge you see that he be forthcoming.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Carry me to the gaol!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Stay, officer: he shall not go to prison.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Talk not, Signior Gremio: I say he shall go to prison.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Take heed, Signior Baptista, lest you be</div>
                     <div class="line">cony-catched in this business: I dare swear this</div>
                     <div class="line">is the right Vincentio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Pedant</div>
                     <div class="line">Swear, if thou darest.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, I dare not swear it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Then thou wert best say that I am not Lucentio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Yes, I know thee to be Signior Lucentio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Away with the dotard! to the gaol with him!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Thus strangers may be hailed and abused: O</div>
                     <div class="line">monstrous villain!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter BIONDELLO, with LUCENTIO and BIANCA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">O! we are spoiled and--yonder he is: deny him,</div>
                     <div class="line">forswear him, or else we are all undone.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Kneeling</span>  Pardon, sweet father.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Lives my sweet son?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt BIONDELLO, TRANIO, and Pedant, as fast
as may be</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Pardon, dear father.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">How hast thou offended?</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is Lucentio?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Here's Lucentio,</div>
                     <div class="line">Right son to the right Vincentio;</div>
                     <div class="line">That have by marriage made thy daughter mine,</div>
                     <div class="line">While counterfeit supposes bleared thine eyne.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Here's packing, with a witness to deceive us all!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is that damned villain Tranio,</div>
                     <div class="line">That faced and braved me in this matter so?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, tell me, is not this my Cambio?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Cambio is changed into Lucentio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Love wrought these miracles. Bianca's love</div>
                     <div class="line">Made me exchange my state with Tranio,</div>
                     <div class="line">While he did bear my countenance in the town;</div>
                     <div class="line">And happily I have arrived at the last</div>
                     <div class="line">Unto the wished haven of my bliss.</div>
                     <div class="line">What Tranio did, myself enforced him to;</div>
                     <div class="line">Then pardon him, sweet father, for my sake.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll slit the villain's nose, that would have sent</div>
                     <div class="line">me to the gaol.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">But do you hear, sir? have you married my daughter</div>
                     <div class="line">without asking my good will?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Fear not, Baptista; we will content you, go to: but</div>
                     <div class="line">I will in, to be revenged for this villany.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">And I, to sound the depth of this knavery.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Look not pale, Bianca; thy father will not frown.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt LUCENTIO and BIANCA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">My cake is dough; but I'll in among the rest,</div>
                     <div class="line">Out of hope of all, but my share of the feast.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Husband, let's follow, to see the end of this ado.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">First kiss me, Kate, and we will.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">What, in the midst of the street?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">What, art thou ashamed of me?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">No, sir, God forbid; but ashamed to kiss.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, then let's home again. Come, sirrah, let's away.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, I will give thee a kiss: now pray thee, love, stay.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Is not this well? Come, my sweet Kate:</div>
                     <div class="line">Better once than never, for never too late.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.8.3">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>2. SCENE II.  Padua. LUCENTIO'S house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter BAPTISTA, VINCENTIO, GREMIO, the Pedant,
LUCENTIO, BIANCA, PETRUCHIO, KATHARINA, HORTENSIO,
and Widow, TRANIO, BIONDELLO, and GRUMIO the
Serving-men with Tranio bringing in a banquet</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">At last, though long, our jarring notes agree:</div>
                     <div class="line">And time it is, when raging war is done,</div>
                     <div class="line">To smile at scapes and perils overblown.</div>
                     <div class="line">My fair Bianca, bid my father welcome,</div>
                     <div class="line">While I with self-same kindness welcome thine.</div>
                     <div class="line">Brother Petruchio, sister Katharina,</div>
                     <div class="line">And thou, Hortensio, with thy loving widow,</div>
                     <div class="line">Feast with the best, and welcome to my house:</div>
                     <div class="line">My banquet is to close our stomachs up,</div>
                     <div class="line">After our great good cheer. Pray you, sit down;</div>
                     <div class="line">For now we sit to chat as well as eat.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Nothing but sit and sit, and eat and eat!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Padua affords this kindness, son Petruchio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Padua affords nothing but what is kind.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">For both our sakes, I would that word were true.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, for my life, Hortensio fears his widow.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Widow</div>
                     <div class="line">Then never trust me, if I be afeard.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">You are very sensible, and yet you miss my sense:</div>
                     <div class="line">I mean, Hortensio is afeard of you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Widow</div>
                     <div class="line">He that is giddy thinks the world turns round.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Roundly replied.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Mistress, how mean you that?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Widow</div>
                     <div class="line">Thus I conceive by him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Conceives by me! How likes Hortensio that?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">My widow says, thus she conceives her tale.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Very well mended. Kiss him for that, good widow.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">'He that is giddy thinks the world turns round:'</div>
                     <div class="line">I pray you, tell me what you meant by that.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Widow</div>
                     <div class="line">Your husband, being troubled with a shrew,</div>
                     <div class="line">Measures my husband's sorrow by his woe:</div>
                     <div class="line">And now you know my meaning,</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">A very mean meaning.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Widow</div>
                     <div class="line">Right, I mean you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">And I am mean indeed, respecting you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">To her, Kate!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">To her, widow!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">A hundred marks, my Kate does put her down.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">That's my office.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Spoke like an officer; ha' to thee, lad!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Drinks to HORTENSIO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">How likes Gremio these quick-witted folks?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Believe me, sir, they butt together well.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Head, and butt! an hasty-witted body</div>
                     <div class="line">Would say your head and butt were head and horn.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, mistress bride, hath that awaken'd you?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, but not frighted me; therefore I'll sleep again.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, that you shall not: since you have begun,</div>
                     <div class="line">Have at you for a bitter jest or two!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Am I your bird? I mean to shift my bush;</div>
                     <div class="line">And then pursue me as you draw your bow.</div>
                     <div class="line">You are welcome all.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt BIANCA, KATHARINA, and Widow</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">She hath prevented me. Here, Signior Tranio.</div>
                     <div class="line">This bird you aim'd at, though you hit her not;</div>
                     <div class="line">Therefore a health to all that shot and miss'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">O, sir, Lucentio slipp'd me like his greyhound,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which runs himself and catches for his master.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">A good swift simile, but something currish.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis well, sir, that you hunted for yourself:</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis thought your deer does hold you at a bay.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">O ho, Petruchio! Tranio hits you now.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I thank thee for that gird, good Tranio.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Confess, confess, hath he not hit you here?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">A' has a little gall'd me, I confess;</div>
                     <div class="line">And, as the jest did glance away from me,</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis ten to one it maim'd you two outright.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, in good sadness, son Petruchio,</div>
                     <div class="line">I think thou hast the veriest shrew of all.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, I say no: and therefore for assurance</div>
                     <div class="line">Let's each one send unto his wife;</div>
                     <div class="line">And he whose wife is most obedient</div>
                     <div class="line">To come at first when he doth send for her,</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall win the wager which we will propose.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Content. What is the wager?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Twenty crowns.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Twenty crowns!</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll venture so much of my hawk or hound,</div>
                     <div class="line">But twenty times so much upon my wife.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">A hundred then.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Content.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">A match! 'tis done.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Who shall begin?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">That will I.</div>
                     <div class="line">Go, Biondello, bid your mistress come to me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">I go.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Son, I'll be your half, Bianca comes.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll have no halves; I'll bear it all myself.</div>
                     <p>Re-enter BIONDELLO</p>
                     <div class="line">How now! what news?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, my mistress sends you word</div>
                     <div class="line">That she is busy and she cannot come.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">How! she is busy and she cannot come!</div>
                     <div class="line">Is that an answer?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, and a kind one too:</div>
                     <div class="line">Pray God, sir, your wife send you not a worse.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I hope better.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sirrah Biondello, go and entreat my wife</div>
                     <div class="line">To come to me forthwith.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit BIONDELLO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">O, ho! entreat her!</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, then she must needs come.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I am afraid, sir,</div>
                     <div class="line">Do what you can, yours will not be entreated.</div>
                     <p>Re-enter BIONDELLO</p>
                     <div class="line">Now, where's my wife?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                     <div class="line">She says you have some goodly jest in hand:</div>
                     <div class="line">She will not come: she bids you come to her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Worse and worse; she will not come! O vile,</div>
                     <div class="line">Intolerable, not to be endured!</div>
                     <div class="line">Sirrah Grumio, go to your mistress;</div>
                     <div class="line">Say, I command her to come to me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit GRUMIO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I know her answer.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">What?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">She will not.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">The fouler fortune mine, and there an end.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, by my holidame, here comes Katharina!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter KATARINA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">What is your will, sir, that you send for me?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is your sister, and Hortensio's wife?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">They sit conferring by the parlor fire.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Go fetch them hither: if they deny to come.</div>
                     <div class="line">Swinge me them soundly forth unto their husbands:</div>
                     <div class="line">Away, I say, and bring them hither straight.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit KATHARINA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Here is a wonder, if you talk of a wonder.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">And so it is: I wonder what it bodes.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Marry, peace it bodes, and love and quiet life,</div>
                     <div class="line">And awful rule and right supremacy;</div>
                     <div class="line">And, to be short, what not, that's sweet and happy?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, fair befal thee, good Petruchio!</div>
                     <div class="line">The wager thou hast won; and I will add</div>
                     <div class="line">Unto their losses twenty thousand crowns;</div>
                     <div class="line">Another dowry to another daughter,</div>
                     <div class="line">For she is changed, as she had never been.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, I will win my wager better yet</div>
                     <div class="line">And show more sign of her obedience,</div>
                     <div class="line">Her new-built virtue and obedience.</div>
                     <div class="line">See where she comes and brings your froward wives</div>
                     <div class="line">As prisoners to her womanly persuasion.</div>
                     <p>Re-enter KATHARINA, with BIANCA and Widow</p>
                     <div class="line">Katharina, that cap of yours becomes you not:</div>
                     <div class="line">Off with that bauble, throw it under-foot.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Widow</div>
                     <div class="line">Lord, let me never have a cause to sigh,</div>
                     <div class="line">Till I be brought to such a silly pass!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">Fie! what a foolish duty call you this?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I would your duty were as foolish too:</div>
                     <div class="line">The wisdom of your duty, fair Bianca,</div>
                     <div class="line">Hath cost me an hundred crowns since supper-time.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                     <div class="line">The more fool you, for laying on my duty.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Katharina, I charge thee, tell these headstrong women</div>
                     <div class="line">What duty they do owe their lords and husbands.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Widow</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, come, you're mocking: we will have no telling.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Come on, I say; and first begin with her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Widow</div>
                     <div class="line">She shall not.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">I say she shall: and first begin with her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                     <div class="line">Fie, fie! unknit that threatening unkind brow,</div>
                     <div class="line">And dart not scornful glances from those eyes,</div>
                     <div class="line">To wound thy lord, thy king, thy governor:</div>
                     <div class="line">It blots thy beauty as frosts do bite the meads,</div>
                     <div class="line">Confounds thy fame as whirlwinds shake fair buds,</div>
                     <div class="line">And in no sense is meet or amiable.</div>
                     <div class="line">A woman moved is like a fountain troubled,</div>
                     <div class="line">Muddy, ill-seeming, thick, bereft of beauty;</div>
                     <div class="line">And while it is so, none so dry or thirsty</div>
                     <div class="line">Will deign to sip or touch one drop of it.</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy husband is thy lord, thy life, thy keeper,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy head, thy sovereign; one that cares for thee,</div>
                     <div class="line">And for thy maintenance commits his body</div>
                     <div class="line">To painful labour both by sea and land,</div>
                     <div class="line">To watch the night in storms, the day in cold,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whilst thou liest warm at home, secure and safe;</div>
                     <div class="line">And craves no other tribute at thy hands</div>
                     <div class="line">But love, fair looks and true obedience;</div>
                     <div class="line">Too little payment for so great a debt.</div>
                     <div class="line">Such duty as the subject owes the prince</div>
                     <div class="line">Even such a woman oweth to her husband;</div>
                     <div class="line">And when she is froward, peevish, sullen, sour,</div>
                     <div class="line">And not obedient to his honest will,</div>
                     <div class="line">What is she but a foul contending rebel</div>
                     <div class="line">And graceless traitor to her loving lord?</div>
                     <div class="line">I am ashamed that women are so simple</div>
                     <div class="line">To offer war where they should kneel for peace;</div>
                     <div class="line">Or seek for rule, supremacy and sway,</div>
                     <div class="line">When they are bound to serve, love and obey.</div>
                     <div class="line">Why are our bodies soft and weak and smooth,</div>
                     <div class="line">Unapt to toil and trouble in the world,</div>
                     <div class="line">But that our soft conditions and our hearts</div>
                     <div class="line">Should well agree with our external parts?</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, come, you froward and unable worms!</div>
                     <div class="line">My mind hath been as big as one of yours,</div>
                     <div class="line">My heart as great, my reason haply more,</div>
                     <div class="line">To bandy word for word and frown for frown;</div>
                     <div class="line">But now I see our lances are but straws,</div>
                     <div class="line">Our strength as weak, our weakness past compare,</div>
                     <div class="line">That seeming to be most which we indeed least are.</div>
                     <div class="line">Then vail your stomachs, for it is no boot,</div>
                     <div class="line">And place your hands below your husband's foot:</div>
                     <div class="line">In token of which duty, if he please,</div>
                     <div class="line">My hand is ready; may it do him ease.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, there's a wench! Come on, and kiss me, Kate.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, go thy ways, old lad; for thou shalt ha't.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VINCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis a good hearing when children are toward.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">But a harsh hearing when women are froward.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, Kate, we'll to bed.</div>
                     <div class="line">We three are married, but you two are sped.</div>
                     <p>To LUCENTIO</p>
                     <div class="line">'Twas I won the wager, though you hit the white;</div>
                     <div class="line">And, being a winner, God give you good night!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt PETRUCHIO and KATHARINA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, go thy ways; thou hast tamed a curst shrew.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis a wonder, by your leave, she will be tamed so.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
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         <header class="book-titlepage">
            <h1>The Taming of the Shrew</h1>
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         <div class="lists-of-titles">
            <div class="toc">
               <p>
                  <b>Table of Contents</b>
               </p>
               <ul class="toc">
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.2">1. Dramatis Personae</a>
                     </span>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.3">1. INDUCTION</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.3.2">1. SCENE I.  Before an alehouse on a heath.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.3.3">2. SCENE II.  A bedchamber in the Lord's house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.4">2. ACT I</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.2">1. SCENE I.  Padua. A public place.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.3">2. SCENE II.  Padua. Before HORTENSIO'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.5">3. ACT II</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.2">1. SCENE I.  Padua. A room in BAPTISTA'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.6">4. ACT III</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.2">1. SCENE I.  Padua. BAPTISTA'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.3">2. SCENE II.  Padua. Before BAPTISTA'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.7">5. ACT IV</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.2">1. SCENE I.  PETRUCHIO'S country house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.3">2. SCENE II.  Padua. Before BAPTISTA'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.4">3. SCENE III.  A room in PETRUCHIO'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.5">4. SCENE IV.  Padua. Before BAPTISTA'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.6">5. SCENE V.  A public road.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.8">6. ACT V</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.2">1. SCENE I.  Padua. Before LUCENTIO'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.3">2. SCENE II.  Padua. LUCENTIO'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
               </ul>
            </div>
         </div>
         <div class="content">
            <article class="preface" id="R.1.2">
               <header class="preface-titlepage">
                  <h2>Dramatis Personae</h2>
               </header>
               <div class="content">
                  <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
                     <tr>
                        <td>
                           <span class="member">
                              <span class="personname">A Lord.</span>
                              <span class="personname">CHRISTOPHER SLY, a tinker. 	</span>
                              <span class="personname">Hostess, Page, Players, Huntsmen, and Servants.</span>
                           </span>
                        </td>
                        <td>
                           <span class="member">Persons in the Induction.</span>
                        </td>
                     </tr>
                  </table>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">BAPTISTA, a rich gentleman of Padua.</span>
                  </p>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">VINCENTIO, an old gentleman of Pisa.</span>
                  </p>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">LUCENTIO, son to Vincentio, in love with Bianca.</span>
                  </p>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">PETRUCHIO, a gentleman of Verona, a suitor to Katharina.</span>
                  </p>
                  <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
                     <tr>
                        <td>
                           <span class="member">
                              <span class="personname">GREMIO</span>
                              <span class="personname">HORTENSIO</span>
                           </span>
                        </td>
                        <td>
                           <span class="member">suitors to Bianca.</span>
                        </td>
                     </tr>
                  </table>
                  <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
                     <tr>
                        <td>
                           <span class="member">
                              <span class="personname">TRANIO</span>
                              <span class="personname">BIONDELLO</span>
                           </span>
                        </td>
                        <td>
                           <span class="member">servants to Lucentio.</span>
                        </td>
                     </tr>
                  </table>
                  <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
                     <tr>
                        <td>
                           <span class="member">
                              <span class="personname">GRUMIO</span>
                              <span class="personname">CURTIS</span>
                              <span class="personname">NATHANIEL</span>
                              <span class="personname">NICHOLAS</span>
                              <span class="personname">JOSEPH</span>
                              <span class="personname">PHILIP</span>
                              <span class="personname">PETER</span>
                           </span>
                        </td>
                        <td>
                           <span class="member">servants to Petruchio.</span>
                        </td>
                     </tr>
                  </table>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">A Pedant.</span>
                  </p>
                  <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
                     <tr>
                        <td>
                           <span class="member">
                              <span class="personname">KATHARINA the shrew,</span>
                              <span class="personname">BIANCA</span>
                           </span>
                        </td>
                        <td>
                           <span class="member">daughters to Baptista.</span>
                        </td>
                     </tr>
                  </table>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">Widow.</span>
                  </p>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">Tailor, Haberdasher, and Servants attending on Baptista and Petruchio.</span>
                  </p>
                  <p>SCENE  Padua, and Petruchio's country house.</p>
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            </article>
            <article class="chapter" id="R.1.3">
               <header class="chapter-titlepage">
                  <h2>Chapter 1. INDUCTION</h2>
               </header>
               <div class="lists-of-titles">
                  <div class="toc">
                     <p>
                        <b>Table of Contents</b>
                     </p>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.3.2">1. SCENE I.  Before an alehouse on a heath.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.3.3">2. SCENE II.  A bedchamber in the Lord's house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="content">
                  <section class="section" id="R.1.3.2">
                     <div class="section-titlepage">
                        <h2>1. SCENE I.  Before an alehouse on a heath.</h2>
                     </div>
                     <div class="content">
                        <p>Enter Hostess and SLY</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">I'll pheeze you, in faith.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Hostess</div>
                              <div class="line">A pair of stocks, you rogue!</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">Ye are a baggage: the Slys are no rogues; look in</div>
                              <div class="line">the chronicles; we came in with Richard Conqueror.</div>
                              <div class="line">Therefore paucas pallabris; let the world slide: sessa!</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Hostess</div>
                              <div class="line">You will not pay for the glasses you have burst?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">No, not a denier. Go by, Jeronimy: go to thy cold</div>
                              <div class="line">bed, and warm thee.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Hostess</div>
                              <div class="line">I know my remedy; I must go fetch the</div>
                              <div class="line">third--borough.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Exit</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">Third, or fourth, or fifth borough, I'll answer him</div>
                              <div class="line">by law: I'll not budge an inch, boy: let him come,</div>
                              <div class="line">and kindly.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Falls asleep</p>
                        <p>Horns winded. Enter a Lord from hunting, with his train</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                              <div class="line">Huntsman, I charge thee, tender well my hounds:</div>
                              <div class="line">Brach Merriman, the poor cur is emboss'd;</div>
                              <div class="line">And couple Clowder with the deep--mouth'd brach.</div>
                              <div class="line">Saw'st thou not, boy, how Silver made it good</div>
                              <div class="line">At the hedge-corner, in the coldest fault?</div>
                              <div class="line">I would not lose the dog for twenty pound.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">First Huntsman</div>
                              <div class="line">Why, Belman is as good as he, my lord;</div>
                              <div class="line">He cried upon it at the merest loss</div>
                              <div class="line">And twice to-day pick'd out the dullest scent:</div>
                              <div class="line">Trust me, I take him for the better dog.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                              <div class="line">Thou art a fool: if Echo were as fleet,</div>
                              <div class="line">I would esteem him worth a dozen such.</div>
                              <div class="line">But sup them well and look unto them all:</div>
                              <div class="line">To-morrow I intend to hunt again.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">First Huntsman</div>
                              <div class="line">I will, my lord.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                              <div class="line">What's here? one dead, or drunk? See, doth he breathe?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Second Huntsman</div>
                              <div class="line">He breathes, my lord. Were he not warm'd with ale,</div>
                              <div class="line">This were a bed but cold to sleep so soundly.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                              <div class="line">O monstrous beast! how like a swine he lies!</div>
                              <div class="line">Grim death, how foul and loathsome is thine image!</div>
                              <div class="line">Sirs, I will practise on this drunken man.</div>
                              <div class="line">What think you, if he were convey'd to bed,</div>
                              <div class="line">Wrapp'd in sweet clothes, rings put upon his fingers,</div>
                              <div class="line">A most delicious banquet by his bed,</div>
                              <div class="line">And brave attendants near him when he wakes,</div>
                              <div class="line">Would not the beggar then forget himself?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">First Huntsman</div>
                              <div class="line">Believe me, lord, I think he cannot choose.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Second Huntsman</div>
                              <div class="line">It would seem strange unto him when he waked.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                              <div class="line">Even as a flattering dream or worthless fancy.</div>
                              <div class="line">Then take him up and manage well the jest:</div>
                              <div class="line">Carry him gently to my fairest chamber</div>
                              <div class="line">And hang it round with all my wanton pictures:</div>
                              <div class="line">Balm his foul head in warm distilled waters</div>
                              <div class="line">And burn sweet wood to make the lodging sweet:</div>
                              <div class="line">Procure me music ready when he wakes,</div>
                              <div class="line">To make a dulcet and a heavenly sound;</div>
                              <div class="line">And if he chance to speak, be ready straight</div>
                              <div class="line">And with a low submissive reverence</div>
                              <div class="line">Say 'What is it your honour will command?'</div>
                              <div class="line">Let one attend him with a silver basin</div>
                              <div class="line">Full of rose-water and bestrew'd with flowers,</div>
                              <div class="line">Another bear the ewer, the third a diaper,</div>
                              <div class="line">And say 'Will't please your lordship cool your hands?'</div>
                              <div class="line">Some one be ready with a costly suit</div>
                              <div class="line">And ask him what apparel he will wear;</div>
                              <div class="line">Another tell him of his hounds and horse,</div>
                              <div class="line">And that his lady mourns at his disease:</div>
                              <div class="line">Persuade him that he hath been lunatic;</div>
                              <div class="line">And when he says he is, say that he dreams,</div>
                              <div class="line">For he is nothing but a mighty lord.</div>
                              <div class="line">This do and do it kindly, gentle sirs:</div>
                              <div class="line">It will be pastime passing excellent,</div>
                              <div class="line">If it be husbanded with modesty.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">First Huntsman</div>
                              <div class="line">My lord, I warrant you we will play our part,</div>
                              <div class="line">As he shall think by our true diligence</div>
                              <div class="line">He is no less than what we say he is.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                              <div class="line">Take him up gently and to bed with him;</div>
                              <div class="line">And each one to his office when he wakes.</div>
                              <p>Some bear out SLY. A trumpet sounds</p>
                              <div class="line">Sirrah, go see what trumpet 'tis that sounds:</div>
                              <p>Exit Servingman</p>
                              <div class="line">Belike, some noble gentleman that means,</div>
                              <div class="line">Travelling some journey, to repose him here.</div>
                              <p>Re-enter Servingman</p>
                              <div class="line">How now! who is it?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                              <div class="line">An't please your honour, players</div>
                              <div class="line">That offer service to your lordship.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                              <div class="line">Bid them come near.</div>
                              <p>Enter Players</p>
                              <div class="line">Now, fellows, you are welcome.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Players</div>
                              <div class="line">We thank your honour.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                              <div class="line">Do you intend to stay with me tonight?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">A Player</div>
                              <div class="line">So please your lordship to accept our duty.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                              <div class="line">With all my heart. This fellow I remember,</div>
                              <div class="line">Since once he play'd a farmer's eldest son:</div>
                              <div class="line">'Twas where you woo'd the gentlewoman so well:</div>
                              <div class="line">I have forgot your name; but, sure, that part</div>
                              <div class="line">Was aptly fitted and naturally perform'd.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">A Player</div>
                              <div class="line">I think 'twas Soto that your honour means.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                              <div class="line">'Tis very true: thou didst it excellent.</div>
                              <div class="line">Well, you are come to me in a happy time;</div>
                              <div class="line">The rather for I have some sport in hand</div>
                              <div class="line">Wherein your cunning can assist me much.</div>
                              <div class="line">There is a lord will hear you play to-night:</div>
                              <div class="line">But I am doubtful of your modesties;</div>
                              <div class="line">Lest over-eyeing of his odd behavior,--</div>
                              <div class="line">For yet his honour never heard a play--</div>
                              <div class="line">You break into some merry passion</div>
                              <div class="line">And so offend him; for I tell you, sirs,</div>
                              <div class="line">If you should smile he grows impatient.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">A Player</div>
                              <div class="line">Fear not, my lord: we can contain ourselves,</div>
                              <div class="line">Were he the veriest antic in the world.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                              <div class="line">Go, sirrah, take them to the buttery,</div>
                              <div class="line">And give them friendly welcome every one:</div>
                              <div class="line">Let them want nothing that my house affords.</div>
                              <p>Exit one with the Players</p>
                              <div class="line">Sirrah, go you to Barthol'mew my page,</div>
                              <div class="line">And see him dress'd in all suits like a lady:</div>
                              <div class="line">That done, conduct him to the drunkard's chamber;</div>
                              <div class="line">And call him 'madam,' do him obeisance.</div>
                              <div class="line">Tell him from me, as he will win my love,</div>
                              <div class="line">He bear himself with honourable action,</div>
                              <div class="line">Such as he hath observed in noble ladies</div>
                              <div class="line">Unto their lords, by them accomplished:</div>
                              <div class="line">Such duty to the drunkard let him do</div>
                              <div class="line">With soft low tongue and lowly courtesy,</div>
                              <div class="line">And say 'What is't your honour will command,</div>
                              <div class="line">Wherein your lady and your humble wife</div>
                              <div class="line">May show her duty and make known her love?'</div>
                              <div class="line">And then with kind embracements, tempting kisses,</div>
                              <div class="line">And with declining head into his bosom,</div>
                              <div class="line">Bid him shed tears, as being overjoy'd</div>
                              <div class="line">To see her noble lord restored to health,</div>
                              <div class="line">Who for this seven years hath esteem'd him</div>
                              <div class="line">No better than a poor and loathsome beggar:</div>
                              <div class="line">And if the boy have not a woman's gift</div>
                              <div class="line">To rain a shower of commanded tears,</div>
                              <div class="line">An onion will do well for such a shift,</div>
                              <div class="line">Which in a napkin being close convey'd</div>
                              <div class="line">Shall in despite enforce a watery eye.</div>
                              <div class="line">See this dispatch'd with all the haste thou canst:</div>
                              <div class="line">Anon I'll give thee more instructions.</div>
                              <p>Exit a Servingman</p>
                              <div class="line">I know the boy will well usurp the grace,</div>
                              <div class="line">Voice, gait and action of a gentlewoman:</div>
                              <div class="line">I long to hear him call the drunkard husband,</div>
                              <div class="line">And how my men will stay themselves from laughter</div>
                              <div class="line">When they do homage to this simple peasant.</div>
                              <div class="line">I'll in to counsel them; haply my presence</div>
                              <div class="line">May well abate the over-merry spleen</div>
                              <div class="line">Which otherwise would grow into extremes.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Exeunt</p>
                     </div>
                  </section>
                  <section class="section" id="R.1.3.3">
                     <div class="section-titlepage">
                        <h2>2. SCENE II.  A bedchamber in the Lord's house.</h2>
                     </div>
                     <div class="content">
                        <p>Enter aloft SLY, with Attendants; some with apparel,
others with basin and ewer and appurtenances; and Lord</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">For God's sake, a pot of small ale.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">First Servant</div>
                              <div class="line">Will't please your lordship drink a cup of sack?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Second Servant</div>
                              <div class="line">Will't please your honour taste of these conserves?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Third Servant</div>
                              <div class="line">What raiment will your honour wear to-day?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">I am Christophero Sly; call not me 'honour' nor</div>
                              <div class="line">'lordship:' I ne'er drank sack in my life; and if</div>
                              <div class="line">you give me any conserves, give me conserves of</div>
                              <div class="line">beef: ne'er ask me what raiment I'll wear; for I</div>
                              <div class="line">have no more doublets than backs, no more stockings</div>
                              <div class="line">than legs, nor no more shoes than feet; nay,</div>
                              <div class="line">sometimes more feet than shoes, or such shoes as my</div>
                              <div class="line">toes look through the over-leather.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                              <div class="line">Heaven cease this idle humour in your honour!</div>
                              <div class="line">O, that a mighty man of such descent,</div>
                              <div class="line">Of such possessions and so high esteem,</div>
                              <div class="line">Should be infused with so foul a spirit!</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">What, would you make me mad? Am not I Christopher</div>
                              <div class="line">Sly, old Sly's son of Burtonheath, by birth a</div>
                              <div class="line">pedlar, by education a cardmaker, by transmutation a</div>
                              <div class="line">bear-herd, and now by present profession a tinker?</div>
                              <div class="line">Ask Marian Hacket, the fat ale-wife of Wincot, if</div>
                              <div class="line">she know me not: if she say I am not fourteen pence</div>
                              <div class="line">on the score for sheer ale, score me up for the</div>
                              <div class="line">lyingest knave in Christendom. What! I am not</div>
                              <div class="line">bestraught: here's--</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Third Servant</div>
                              <div class="line">O, this it is that makes your lady mourn!</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Second Servant</div>
                              <div class="line">O, this is it that makes your servants droop!</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                              <div class="line">Hence comes it that your kindred shuns your house,</div>
                              <div class="line">As beaten hence by your strange lunacy.</div>
                              <div class="line">O noble lord, bethink thee of thy birth,</div>
                              <div class="line">Call home thy ancient thoughts from banishment</div>
                              <div class="line">And banish hence these abject lowly dreams.</div>
                              <div class="line">Look how thy servants do attend on thee,</div>
                              <div class="line">Each in his office ready at thy beck.</div>
                              <div class="line">Wilt thou have music? hark! Apollo plays,</div>
                              <p>Music</p>
                              <div class="line">And twenty caged nightingales do sing:</div>
                              <div class="line">Or wilt thou sleep? we'll have thee to a couch</div>
                              <div class="line">Softer and sweeter than the lustful bed</div>
                              <div class="line">On purpose trimm'd up for Semiramis.</div>
                              <div class="line">Say thou wilt walk; we will bestrew the ground:</div>
                              <div class="line">Or wilt thou ride? thy horses shall be trapp'd,</div>
                              <div class="line">Their harness studded all with gold and pearl.</div>
                              <div class="line">Dost thou love hawking? thou hast hawks will soar</div>
                              <div class="line">Above the morning lark or wilt thou hunt?</div>
                              <div class="line">Thy hounds shall make the welkin answer them</div>
                              <div class="line">And fetch shrill echoes from the hollow earth.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">First Servant</div>
                              <div class="line">Say thou wilt course; thy greyhounds are as swift</div>
                              <div class="line">As breathed stags, ay, fleeter than the roe.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Second Servant</div>
                              <div class="line">Dost thou love pictures? we will fetch thee straight</div>
                              <div class="line">Adonis painted by a running brook,</div>
                              <div class="line">And Cytherea all in sedges hid,</div>
                              <div class="line">Which seem to move and wanton with her breath,</div>
                              <div class="line">Even as the waving sedges play with wind.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                              <div class="line">We'll show thee Io as she was a maid,</div>
                              <div class="line">And how she was beguiled and surprised,</div>
                              <div class="line">As lively painted as the deed was done.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Third Servant</div>
                              <div class="line">Or Daphne roaming through a thorny wood,</div>
                              <div class="line">Scratching her legs that one shall swear she bleeds,</div>
                              <div class="line">And at that sight shall sad Apollo weep,</div>
                              <div class="line">So workmanly the blood and tears are drawn.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                              <div class="line">Thou art a lord, and nothing but a lord:</div>
                              <div class="line">Thou hast a lady far more beautiful</div>
                              <div class="line">Than any woman in this waning age.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">First Servant</div>
                              <div class="line">And till the tears that she hath shed for thee</div>
                              <div class="line">Like envious floods o'er-run her lovely face,</div>
                              <div class="line">She was the fairest creature in the world;</div>
                              <div class="line">And yet she is inferior to none.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">Am I a lord? and have I such a lady?</div>
                              <div class="line">Or do I dream? or have I dream'd till now?</div>
                              <div class="line">I do not sleep: I see, I hear, I speak;</div>
                              <div class="line">I smell sweet savours and I feel soft things:</div>
                              <div class="line">Upon my life, I am a lord indeed</div>
                              <div class="line">And not a tinker nor Christophero Sly.</div>
                              <div class="line">Well, bring our lady hither to our sight;</div>
                              <div class="line">And once again, a pot o' the smallest ale.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Second Servant</div>
                              <div class="line">Will't please your mightiness to wash your hands?</div>
                              <div class="line">O, how we joy to see your wit restored!</div>
                              <div class="line">O, that once more you knew but what you are!</div>
                              <div class="line">These fifteen years you have been in a dream;</div>
                              <div class="line">Or when you waked, so waked as if you slept.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">These fifteen years! by my fay, a goodly nap.</div>
                              <div class="line">But did I never speak of all that time?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">First Servant</div>
                              <div class="line">O, yes, my lord, but very idle words:</div>
                              <div class="line">For though you lay here in this goodly chamber,</div>
                              <div class="line">Yet would you say ye were beaten out of door;</div>
                              <div class="line">And rail upon the hostess of the house;</div>
                              <div class="line">And say you would present her at the leet,</div>
                              <div class="line">Because she brought stone jugs and no seal'd quarts:</div>
                              <div class="line">Sometimes you would call out for Cicely Hacket.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">Ay, the woman's maid of the house.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Third Servant</div>
                              <div class="line">Why, sir, you know no house nor no such maid,</div>
                              <div class="line">Nor no such men as you have reckon'd up,</div>
                              <div class="line">As Stephen Sly and did John Naps of Greece</div>
                              <div class="line">And Peter Turph and Henry Pimpernell</div>
                              <div class="line">And twenty more such names and men as these</div>
                              <div class="line">Which never were nor no man ever saw.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">Now Lord be thanked for my good amends!</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">ALL</div>
                              <div class="line">Amen.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">I thank thee: thou shalt not lose by it.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Enter the Page as a lady, with attendants</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Page</div>
                              <div class="line">How fares my noble lord?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">Marry, I fare well for here is cheer enough.</div>
                              <div class="line">Where is my wife?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Page</div>
                              <div class="line">Here, noble lord: what is thy will with her?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">Are you my wife and will not call me husband?</div>
                              <div class="line">My men should call me 'lord:' I am your goodman.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Page</div>
                              <div class="line">My husband and my lord, my lord and husband;</div>
                              <div class="line">I am your wife in all obedience.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">I know it well. What must I call her?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                              <div class="line">Madam.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">Al'ce madam, or Joan madam?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Lord</div>
                              <div class="line">'Madam,' and nothing else: so lords</div>
                              <div class="line">call ladies.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">Madam wife, they say that I have dream'd</div>
                              <div class="line">And slept above some fifteen year or more.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Page</div>
                              <div class="line">Ay, and the time seems thirty unto me,</div>
                              <div class="line">Being all this time abandon'd from your bed.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">'Tis much. Servants, leave me and her alone.</div>
                              <div class="line">Madam, undress you and come now to bed.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Page</div>
                              <div class="line">Thrice noble lord, let me entreat of you</div>
                              <div class="line">To pardon me yet for a night or two,</div>
                              <div class="line">Or, if not so, until the sun be set:</div>
                              <div class="line">For your physicians have expressly charged,</div>
                              <div class="line">In peril to incur your former malady,</div>
                              <div class="line">That I should yet absent me from your bed:</div>
                              <div class="line">I hope this reason stands for my excuse.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">Ay, it stands so that I may hardly</div>
                              <div class="line">tarry so long. But I would be loath to fall into</div>
                              <div class="line">my dreams again: I will therefore tarry in</div>
                              <div class="line">despite of the flesh and the blood.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Enter a Messenger</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                              <div class="line">Your honour's players, heating your amendment,</div>
                              <div class="line">Are come to play a pleasant comedy;</div>
                              <div class="line">For so your doctors hold it very meet,</div>
                              <div class="line">Seeing too much sadness hath congeal'd your blood,</div>
                              <div class="line">And melancholy is the nurse of frenzy:</div>
                              <div class="line">Therefore they thought it good you hear a play</div>
                              <div class="line">And frame your mind to mirth and merriment,</div>
                              <div class="line">Which bars a thousand harms and lengthens life.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">Marry, I will, let them play it. Is not a</div>
                              <div class="line">comondy a Christmas gambold or a tumbling-trick?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Page</div>
                              <div class="line">No, my good lord; it is more pleasing stuff.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">What, household stuff?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Page</div>
                              <div class="line">It is a kind of history.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">Well, well see't. Come, madam wife, sit by my side</div>
                              <div class="line">and let the world slip: we shall ne'er be younger.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Flourish</p>
                     </div>
                  </section>
               </div>
            </article>
            <article class="chapter" id="R.1.4">
               <header class="chapter-titlepage">
                  <h2>Chapter 2. ACT I</h2>
               </header>
               <div class="lists-of-titles">
                  <div class="toc">
                     <p>
                        <b>Table of Contents</b>
                     </p>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.2">1. SCENE I.  Padua. A public place.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.3">2. SCENE II.  Padua. Before HORTENSIO'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="content">
                  <section class="section" id="R.1.4.2">
                     <div class="section-titlepage">
                        <h2>1. SCENE I.  Padua. A public place.</h2>
                     </div>
                     <div class="content">
                        <p>Enter LUCENTIO and his man TRANIO</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Tranio, since for the great desire I had</div>
                              <div class="line">To see fair Padua, nursery of arts,</div>
                              <div class="line">I am arrived for fruitful Lombardy,</div>
                              <div class="line">The pleasant garden of great Italy;</div>
                              <div class="line">And by my father's love and leave am arm'd</div>
                              <div class="line">With his good will and thy good company,</div>
                              <div class="line">My trusty servant, well approved in all,</div>
                              <div class="line">Here let us breathe and haply institute</div>
                              <div class="line">A course of learning and ingenious studies.</div>
                              <div class="line">Pisa renown'd for grave citizens</div>
                              <div class="line">Gave me my being and my father first,</div>
                              <div class="line">A merchant of great traffic through the world,</div>
                              <div class="line">Vincetino come of Bentivolii.</div>
                              <div class="line">Vincetino's son brought up in Florence</div>
                              <div class="line">It shall become to serve all hopes conceived,</div>
                              <div class="line">To deck his fortune with his virtuous deeds:</div>
                              <div class="line">And therefore, Tranio, for the time I study,</div>
                              <div class="line">Virtue and that part of philosophy</div>
                              <div class="line">Will I apply that treats of happiness</div>
                              <div class="line">By virtue specially to be achieved.</div>
                              <div class="line">Tell me thy mind; for I have Pisa left</div>
                              <div class="line">And am to Padua come, as he that leaves</div>
                              <div class="line">A shallow plash to plunge him in the deep</div>
                              <div class="line">And with satiety seeks to quench his thirst.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Mi perdonato, gentle master mine,</div>
                              <div class="line">I am in all affected as yourself;</div>
                              <div class="line">Glad that you thus continue your resolve</div>
                              <div class="line">To suck the sweets of sweet philosophy.</div>
                              <div class="line">Only, good master, while we do admire</div>
                              <div class="line">This virtue and this moral discipline,</div>
                              <div class="line">Let's be no stoics nor no stocks, I pray;</div>
                              <div class="line">Or so devote to Aristotle's cheques</div>
                              <div class="line">As Ovid be an outcast quite abjured:</div>
                              <div class="line">Balk logic with acquaintance that you have</div>
                              <div class="line">And practise rhetoric in your common talk;</div>
                              <div class="line">Music and poesy use to quicken you;</div>
                              <div class="line">The mathematics and the metaphysics,</div>
                              <div class="line">Fall to them as you find your stomach serves you;</div>
                              <div class="line">No profit grows where is no pleasure ta'en:</div>
                              <div class="line">In brief, sir, study what you most affect.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Gramercies, Tranio, well dost thou advise.</div>
                              <div class="line">If, Biondello, thou wert come ashore,</div>
                              <div class="line">We could at once put us in readiness,</div>
                              <div class="line">And take a lodging fit to entertain</div>
                              <div class="line">Such friends as time in Padua shall beget.</div>
                              <div class="line">But stay a while: what company is this?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Master, some show to welcome us to town.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Enter BAPTISTA, KATHARINA, BIANCA, GREMIO, and
HORTENSIO. LUCENTIO and TRANIO stand by</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                              <div class="line">Gentlemen, importune me no farther,</div>
                              <div class="line">For how I firmly am resolved you know;</div>
                              <div class="line">That is, not bestow my youngest daughter</div>
                              <div class="line">Before I have a husband for the elder:</div>
                              <div class="line">If either of you both love Katharina,</div>
                              <div class="line">Because I know you well and love you well,</div>
                              <div class="line">Leave shall you have to court her at your pleasure.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">
                                 <span>Aside</span>  To cart her rather: she's too rough for me.</div>
                              <div class="line">There, There, Hortensio, will you any wife?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                              <div class="line">I pray you, sir, is it your will</div>
                              <div class="line">To make a stale of me amongst these mates?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Mates, maid! how mean you that? no mates for you,</div>
                              <div class="line">Unless you were of gentler, milder mould.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                              <div class="line">I'faith, sir, you shall never need to fear:</div>
                              <div class="line">I wis it is not half way to her heart;</div>
                              <div class="line">But if it were, doubt not her care should be</div>
                              <div class="line">To comb your noddle with a three-legg'd stool</div>
                              <div class="line">And paint your face and use you like a fool.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIA</div>
                              <div class="line">From all such devils, good Lord deliver us!</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">And me too, good Lord!</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Hush, master! here's some good pastime toward:</div>
                              <div class="line">That wench is stark mad or wonderful froward.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">But in the other's silence do I see</div>
                              <div class="line">Maid's mild behavior and sobriety.</div>
                              <div class="line">Peace, Tranio!</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Well said, master; mum! and gaze your fill.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                              <div class="line">Gentlemen, that I may soon make good</div>
                              <div class="line">What I have said, Bianca, get you in:</div>
                              <div class="line">And let it not displease thee, good Bianca,</div>
                              <div class="line">For I will love thee ne'er the less, my girl.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                              <div class="line">A pretty peat! it is best</div>
                              <div class="line">Put finger in the eye, an she knew why.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                              <div class="line">Sister, content you in my discontent.</div>
                              <div class="line">Sir, to your pleasure humbly I subscribe:</div>
                              <div class="line">My books and instruments shall be my company,</div>
                              <div class="line">On them to took and practise by myself.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Hark, Tranio! thou may'st hear Minerva speak.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Signior Baptista, will you be so strange?</div>
                              <div class="line">Sorry am I that our good will effects</div>
                              <div class="line">Bianca's grief.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Why will you mew her up,</div>
                              <div class="line">Signior Baptista, for this fiend of hell,</div>
                              <div class="line">And make her bear the penance of her tongue?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                              <div class="line">Gentlemen, content ye; I am resolved:</div>
                              <div class="line">Go in, Bianca:</div>
                              <p>Exit BIANCA</p>
                              <div class="line">And for I know she taketh most delight</div>
                              <div class="line">In music, instruments and poetry,</div>
                              <div class="line">Schoolmasters will I keep within my house,</div>
                              <div class="line">Fit to instruct her youth. If you, Hortensio,</div>
                              <div class="line">Or Signior Gremio, you, know any such,</div>
                              <div class="line">Prefer them hither; for to cunning men</div>
                              <div class="line">I will be very kind, and liberal</div>
                              <div class="line">To mine own children in good bringing up:</div>
                              <div class="line">And so farewell. Katharina, you may stay;</div>
                              <div class="line">For I have more to commune with Bianca.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Exit</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                              <div class="line">Why, and I trust I may go too, may I not? What,</div>
                              <div class="line">shall I be appointed hours; as though, belike, I</div>
                              <div class="line">knew not what to take and what to leave, ha?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Exit</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">You may go to the devil's dam: your gifts are so</div>
                              <div class="line">good, here's none will hold you. Their love is not</div>
                              <div class="line">so great, Hortensio, but we may blow our nails</div>
                              <div class="line">together, and fast it fairly out: our cakes dough on</div>
                              <div class="line">both sides. Farewell: yet for the love I bear my</div>
                              <div class="line">sweet Bianca, if I can by any means light on a fit</div>
                              <div class="line">man to teach her that wherein she delights, I will</div>
                              <div class="line">wish him to her father.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">So will I, Signior Gremio: but a word, I pray.</div>
                              <div class="line">Though the nature of our quarrel yet never brooked</div>
                              <div class="line">parle, know now, upon advice, it toucheth us both,</div>
                              <div class="line">that we may yet again have access to our fair</div>
                              <div class="line">mistress and be happy rivals in Bianco's love, to</div>
                              <div class="line">labour and effect one thing specially.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">What's that, I pray?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Marry, sir, to get a husband for her sister.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">A husband! a devil.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">I say, a husband.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">I say, a devil. Thinkest thou, Hortensio, though</div>
                              <div class="line">her father be very rich, any man is so very a fool</div>
                              <div class="line">to be married to hell?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Tush, Gremio, though it pass your patience and mine</div>
                              <div class="line">to endure her loud alarums, why, man, there be good</div>
                              <div class="line">fellows in the world, an a man could light on them,</div>
                              <div class="line">would take her with all faults, and money enough.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">I cannot tell; but I had as lief take her dowry with</div>
                              <div class="line">this condition, to be whipped at the high cross</div>
                              <div class="line">every morning.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Faith, as you say, there's small choice in rotten</div>
                              <div class="line">apples. But come; since this bar in law makes us</div>
                              <div class="line">friends, it shall be so far forth friendly</div>
                              <div class="line">maintained all by helping Baptista's eldest daughter</div>
                              <div class="line">to a husband we set his youngest free for a husband,</div>
                              <div class="line">and then have to't a fresh. Sweet Bianca! Happy man</div>
                              <div class="line">be his dole! He that runs fastest gets the ring.</div>
                              <div class="line">How say you, Signior Gremio?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">I am agreed; and would I had given him the best</div>
                              <div class="line">horse in Padua to begin his wooing that would</div>
                              <div class="line">thoroughly woo her, wed her and bed her and rid the</div>
                              <div class="line">house of her! Come on.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Exeunt GREMIO and HORTENSIO</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">I pray, sir, tell me, is it possible</div>
                              <div class="line">That love should of a sudden take such hold?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">O Tranio, till I found it to be true,</div>
                              <div class="line">I never thought it possible or likely;</div>
                              <div class="line">But see, while idly I stood looking on,</div>
                              <div class="line">I found the effect of love in idleness:</div>
                              <div class="line">And now in plainness do confess to thee,</div>
                              <div class="line">That art to me as secret and as dear</div>
                              <div class="line">As Anna to the queen of Carthage was,</div>
                              <div class="line">Tranio, I burn, I pine, I perish, Tranio,</div>
                              <div class="line">If I achieve not this young modest girl.</div>
                              <div class="line">Counsel me, Tranio, for I know thou canst;</div>
                              <div class="line">Assist me, Tranio, for I know thou wilt.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Master, it is no time to chide you now;</div>
                              <div class="line">Affection is not rated from the heart:</div>
                              <div class="line">If love have touch'd you, nought remains but so,</div>
                              <div class="line">'Redime te captum quam queas minimo.'</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Gramercies, lad, go forward; this contents:</div>
                              <div class="line">The rest will comfort, for thy counsel's sound.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Master, you look'd so longly on the maid,</div>
                              <div class="line">Perhaps you mark'd not what's the pith of all.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">O yes, I saw sweet beauty in her face,</div>
                              <div class="line">Such as the daughter of Agenor had,</div>
                              <div class="line">That made great Jove to humble him to her hand.</div>
                              <div class="line">When with his knees he kiss'd the Cretan strand.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Saw you no more? mark'd you not how her sister</div>
                              <div class="line">Began to scold and raise up such a storm</div>
                              <div class="line">That mortal ears might hardly endure the din?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Tranio, I saw her coral lips to move</div>
                              <div class="line">And with her breath she did perfume the air:</div>
                              <div class="line">Sacred and sweet was all I saw in her.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Nay, then, 'tis time to stir him from his trance.</div>
                              <div class="line">I pray, awake, sir: if you love the maid,</div>
                              <div class="line">Bend thoughts and wits to achieve her. Thus it stands:</div>
                              <div class="line">Her eldest sister is so curst and shrewd</div>
                              <div class="line">That till the father rid his hands of her,</div>
                              <div class="line">Master, your love must live a maid at home;</div>
                              <div class="line">And therefore has he closely mew'd her up,</div>
                              <div class="line">Because she will not be annoy'd with suitors.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Ah, Tranio, what a cruel father's he!</div>
                              <div class="line">But art thou not advised, he took some care</div>
                              <div class="line">To get her cunning schoolmasters to instruct her?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Ay, marry, am I, sir; and now 'tis plotted.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">I have it, Tranio.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Master, for my hand,</div>
                              <div class="line">Both our inventions meet and jump in one.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Tell me thine first.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">You will be schoolmaster</div>
                              <div class="line">And undertake the teaching of the maid:</div>
                              <div class="line">That's your device.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">It is: may it be done?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Not possible; for who shall bear your part,</div>
                              <div class="line">And be in Padua here Vincentio's son,</div>
                              <div class="line">Keep house and ply his book, welcome his friends,</div>
                              <div class="line">Visit his countrymen and banquet them?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Basta; content thee, for I have it full.</div>
                              <div class="line">We have not yet been seen in any house,</div>
                              <div class="line">Nor can we lie distinguish'd by our faces</div>
                              <div class="line">For man or master; then it follows thus;</div>
                              <div class="line">Thou shalt be master, Tranio, in my stead,</div>
                              <div class="line">Keep house and port and servants as I should:</div>
                              <div class="line">I will some other be, some Florentine,</div>
                              <div class="line">Some Neapolitan, or meaner man of Pisa.</div>
                              <div class="line">'Tis hatch'd and shall be so: Tranio, at once</div>
                              <div class="line">Uncase thee; take my colour'd hat and cloak:</div>
                              <div class="line">When Biondello comes, he waits on thee;</div>
                              <div class="line">But I will charm him first to keep his tongue.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">So had you need.</div>
                              <div class="line">In brief, sir, sith it your pleasure is,</div>
                              <div class="line">And I am tied to be obedient;</div>
                              <div class="line">For so your father charged me at our parting,</div>
                              <div class="line">'Be serviceable to my son,' quoth he,</div>
                              <div class="line">Although I think 'twas in another sense;</div>
                              <div class="line">I am content to be Lucentio,</div>
                              <div class="line">Because so well I love Lucentio.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Tranio, be so, because Lucentio loves:</div>
                              <div class="line">And let me be a slave, to achieve that maid</div>
                              <div class="line">Whose sudden sight hath thrall'd my wounded eye.</div>
                              <div class="line">Here comes the rogue.</div>
                              <p>Enter BIONDELLO</p>
                              <div class="line">Sirrah, where have you been?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                              <div class="line">Where have I been! Nay, how now! where are you?</div>
                              <div class="line">Master, has my fellow Tranio stolen your clothes? Or</div>
                              <div class="line">you stolen his? or both? pray, what's the news?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Sirrah, come hither: 'tis no time to jest,</div>
                              <div class="line">And therefore frame your manners to the time.</div>
                              <div class="line">Your fellow Tranio here, to save my life,</div>
                              <div class="line">Puts my apparel and my countenance on,</div>
                              <div class="line">And I for my escape have put on his;</div>
                              <div class="line">For in a quarrel since I came ashore</div>
                              <div class="line">I kill'd a man and fear I was descried:</div>
                              <div class="line">Wait you on him, I charge you, as becomes,</div>
                              <div class="line">While I make way from hence to save my life:</div>
                              <div class="line">You understand me?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                              <div class="line">I, sir! ne'er a whit.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">And not a jot of Tranio in your mouth:</div>
                              <div class="line">Tranio is changed into Lucentio.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                              <div class="line">The better for him: would I were so too!</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">So could I, faith, boy, to have the next wish after,</div>
                              <div class="line">That Lucentio indeed had Baptista's youngest daughter.</div>
                              <div class="line">But, sirrah, not for my sake, but your master's, I advise</div>
                              <div class="line">You use your manners discreetly in all kind of companies:</div>
                              <div class="line">When I am alone, why, then I am Tranio;</div>
                              <div class="line">But in all places else your master Lucentio.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Tranio, let's go: one thing more rests, that</div>
                              <div class="line">thyself execute, to make one among these wooers: if</div>
                              <div class="line">thou ask me why, sufficeth, my reasons are both good</div>
                              <div class="line">and weighty.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Exeunt</p>
                        <p>The presenters above speak</p>
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                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">First Servant</div>
                              <div class="line">My lord, you nod; you do not mind the play.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">Yes, by Saint Anne, do I. A good matter, surely:</div>
                              <div class="line">comes there any more of it?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">Page</div>
                              <div class="line">My lord, 'tis but begun.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">SLY</div>
                              <div class="line">'Tis a very excellent piece of work, madam lady:</div>
                              <div class="line">would 'twere done!</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>They sit and mark</p>
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                  </section>
                  <section class="section" id="R.1.4.3">
                     <div class="section-titlepage">
                        <h2>2. SCENE II.  Padua. Before HORTENSIO'S house.</h2>
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                     <div class="content">
                        <p>Enter PETRUCHIO and his man GRUMIO</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Verona, for a while I take my leave,</div>
                              <div class="line">To see my friends in Padua, but of all</div>
                              <div class="line">My best beloved and approved friend,</div>
                              <div class="line">Hortensio; and I trow this is his house.</div>
                              <div class="line">Here, sirrah Grumio; knock, I say.</div>
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                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Knock, sir! whom should I knock? is there man has</div>
                              <div class="line">rebused your worship?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Villain, I say, knock me here soundly.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Knock you here, sir! why, sir, what am I, sir, that</div>
                              <div class="line">I should knock you here, sir?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Villain, I say, knock me at this gate</div>
                              <div class="line">And rap me well, or I'll knock your knave's pate.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">My master is grown quarrelsome. I should knock</div>
                              <div class="line">you first,</div>
                              <div class="line">And then I know after who comes by the worst.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Will it not be?</div>
                              <div class="line">Faith, sirrah, an you'll not knock, I'll ring it;</div>
                              <div class="line">I'll try how you can sol, fa, and sing it.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>He wrings him by the ears</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Help, masters, help! my master is mad.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Now, knock when I bid you, sirrah villain!</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Enter HORTENSIO</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">How now! what's the matter? My old friend Grumio!</div>
                              <div class="line">and my good friend Petruchio! How do you all at Verona?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Signior Hortensio, come you to part the fray?</div>
                              <div class="line">'Con tutto il cuore, ben trovato,' may I say.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">'Alla nostra casa ben venuto, molto honorato signor</div>
                              <div class="line">mio Petruchio.' Rise, Grumio, rise: we will compound</div>
                              <div class="line">this quarrel.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Nay, 'tis no matter, sir, what he 'leges in Latin.</div>
                              <div class="line">if this be not a lawful case for me to leave his</div>
                              <div class="line">service, look you, sir, he bid me knock him and rap</div>
                              <div class="line">him soundly, sir: well, was it fit for a servant to</div>
                              <div class="line">use his master so, being perhaps, for aught I see,</div>
                              <div class="line">two and thirty, a pip out? Whom would to God I had</div>
                              <div class="line">well knock'd at first, Then had not Grumio come by the worst.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">A senseless villain! Good Hortensio,</div>
                              <div class="line">I bade the rascal knock upon your gate</div>
                              <div class="line">And could not get him for my heart to do it.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Knock at the gate! O heavens! Spake you not these</div>
                              <div class="line">words plain, 'Sirrah, knock me here, rap me here,</div>
                              <div class="line">knock me well, and knock me soundly'? And come you</div>
                              <div class="line">now with, 'knocking at the gate'?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Sirrah, be gone, or talk not, I advise you.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Petruchio, patience; I am Grumio's pledge:</div>
                              <div class="line">Why, this's a heavy chance 'twixt him and you,</div>
                              <div class="line">Your ancient, trusty, pleasant servant Grumio.</div>
                              <div class="line">And tell me now, sweet friend, what happy gale</div>
                              <div class="line">Blows you to Padua here from old Verona?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Such wind as scatters young men through the world,</div>
                              <div class="line">To seek their fortunes farther than at home</div>
                              <div class="line">Where small experience grows. But in a few,</div>
                              <div class="line">Signior Hortensio, thus it stands with me:</div>
                              <div class="line">Antonio, my father, is deceased;</div>
                              <div class="line">And I have thrust myself into this maze,</div>
                              <div class="line">Haply to wive and thrive as best I may:</div>
                              <div class="line">Crowns in my purse I have and goods at home,</div>
                              <div class="line">And so am come abroad to see the world.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Petruchio, shall I then come roundly to thee</div>
                              <div class="line">And wish thee to a shrewd ill-favour'd wife?</div>
                              <div class="line">Thou'ldst thank me but a little for my counsel:</div>
                              <div class="line">And yet I'll promise thee she shall be rich</div>
                              <div class="line">And very rich: but thou'rt too much my friend,</div>
                              <div class="line">And I'll not wish thee to her.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Signior Hortensio, 'twixt such friends as we</div>
                              <div class="line">Few words suffice; and therefore, if thou know</div>
                              <div class="line">One rich enough to be Petruchio's wife,</div>
                              <div class="line">As wealth is burden of my wooing dance,</div>
                              <div class="line">Be she as foul as was Florentius' love,</div>
                              <div class="line">As old as Sibyl and as curst and shrewd</div>
                              <div class="line">As Socrates' Xanthippe, or a worse,</div>
                              <div class="line">She moves me not, or not removes, at least,</div>
                              <div class="line">Affection's edge in me, were she as rough</div>
                              <div class="line">As are the swelling Adriatic seas:</div>
                              <div class="line">I come to wive it wealthily in Padua;</div>
                              <div class="line">If wealthily, then happily in Padua.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Nay, look you, sir, he tells you flatly what his</div>
                              <div class="line">mind is: Why give him gold enough and marry him to</div>
                              <div class="line">a puppet or an aglet-baby; or an old trot with ne'er</div>
                              <div class="line">a tooth in her head, though she have as many diseases</div>
                              <div class="line">as two and fifty horses: why, nothing comes amiss,</div>
                              <div class="line">so money comes withal.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Petruchio, since we are stepp'd thus far in,</div>
                              <div class="line">I will continue that I broach'd in jest.</div>
                              <div class="line">I can, Petruchio, help thee to a wife</div>
                              <div class="line">With wealth enough and young and beauteous,</div>
                              <div class="line">Brought up as best becomes a gentlewoman:</div>
                              <div class="line">Her only fault, and that is faults enough,</div>
                              <div class="line">Is that she is intolerable curst</div>
                              <div class="line">And shrewd and froward, so beyond all measure</div>
                              <div class="line">That, were my state far worser than it is,</div>
                              <div class="line">I would not wed her for a mine of gold.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Hortensio, peace! thou know'st not gold's effect:</div>
                              <div class="line">Tell me her father's name and 'tis enough;</div>
                              <div class="line">For I will board her, though she chide as loud</div>
                              <div class="line">As thunder when the clouds in autumn crack.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Her father is Baptista Minola,</div>
                              <div class="line">An affable and courteous gentleman:</div>
                              <div class="line">Her name is Katharina Minola,</div>
                              <div class="line">Renown'd in Padua for her scolding tongue.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">I know her father, though I know not her;</div>
                              <div class="line">And he knew my deceased father well.</div>
                              <div class="line">I will not sleep, Hortensio, till I see her;</div>
                              <div class="line">And therefore let me be thus bold with you</div>
                              <div class="line">To give you over at this first encounter,</div>
                              <div class="line">Unless you will accompany me thither.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">I pray you, sir, let him go while the humour lasts.</div>
                              <div class="line">O' my word, an she knew him as well as I do, she</div>
                              <div class="line">would think scolding would do little good upon him:</div>
                              <div class="line">she may perhaps call him half a score knaves or so:</div>
                              <div class="line">why, that's nothing; an he begin once, he'll rail in</div>
                              <div class="line">his rope-tricks. I'll tell you what sir, an she</div>
                              <div class="line">stand him but a little, he will throw a figure in</div>
                              <div class="line">her face and so disfigure her with it that she</div>
                              <div class="line">shall have no more eyes to see withal than a cat.</div>
                              <div class="line">You know him not, sir.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Tarry, Petruchio, I must go with thee,</div>
                              <div class="line">For in Baptista's keep my treasure is:</div>
                              <div class="line">He hath the jewel of my life in hold,</div>
                              <div class="line">His youngest daughter, beautiful Binaca,</div>
                              <div class="line">And her withholds from me and other more,</div>
                              <div class="line">Suitors to her and rivals in my love,</div>
                              <div class="line">Supposing it a thing impossible,</div>
                              <div class="line">For those defects I have before rehearsed,</div>
                              <div class="line">That ever Katharina will be woo'd;</div>
                              <div class="line">Therefore this order hath Baptista ta'en,</div>
                              <div class="line">That none shall have access unto Bianca</div>
                              <div class="line">Till Katharina the curst have got a husband.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Katharina the curst!</div>
                              <div class="line">A title for a maid of all titles the worst.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Now shall my friend Petruchio do me grace,</div>
                              <div class="line">And offer me disguised in sober robes</div>
                              <div class="line">To old Baptista as a schoolmaster</div>
                              <div class="line">Well seen in music, to instruct Bianca;</div>
                              <div class="line">That so I may, by this device, at least</div>
                              <div class="line">Have leave and leisure to make love to her</div>
                              <div class="line">And unsuspected court her by herself.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Here's no knavery! See, to beguile the old folks,</div>
                              <div class="line">how the young folks lay their heads together!</div>
                              <p>Enter GREMIO, and LUCENTIO disguised</p>
                              <div class="line">Master, master, look about you: who goes there, ha?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Peace, Grumio! it is the rival of my love.</div>
                              <div class="line">Petruchio, stand by a while.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">A proper stripling and an amorous!</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">O, very well; I have perused the note.</div>
                              <div class="line">Hark you, sir: I'll have them very fairly bound:</div>
                              <div class="line">All books of love, see that at any hand;</div>
                              <div class="line">And see you read no other lectures to her:</div>
                              <div class="line">You understand me: over and beside</div>
                              <div class="line">Signior Baptista's liberality,</div>
                              <div class="line">I'll mend it with a largess. Take your paper too,</div>
                              <div class="line">And let me have them very well perfumed</div>
                              <div class="line">For she is sweeter than perfume itself</div>
                              <div class="line">To whom they go to. What will you read to her?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Whate'er I read to her, I'll plead for you</div>
                              <div class="line">As for my patron, stand you so assured,</div>
                              <div class="line">As firmly as yourself were still in place:</div>
                              <div class="line">Yea, and perhaps with more successful words</div>
                              <div class="line">Than you, unless you were a scholar, sir.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">O this learning, what a thing it is!</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">O this woodcock, what an ass it is!</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Peace, sirrah!</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Grumio, mum! God save you, Signior Gremio.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">And you are well met, Signior Hortensio.</div>
                              <div class="line">Trow you whither I am going? To Baptista Minola.</div>
                              <div class="line">I promised to inquire carefully</div>
                              <div class="line">About a schoolmaster for the fair Bianca:</div>
                              <div class="line">And by good fortune I have lighted well</div>
                              <div class="line">On this young man, for learning and behavior</div>
                              <div class="line">Fit for her turn, well read in poetry</div>
                              <div class="line">And other books, good ones, I warrant ye.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">'Tis well; and I have met a gentleman</div>
                              <div class="line">Hath promised me to help me to another,</div>
                              <div class="line">A fine musician to instruct our mistress;</div>
                              <div class="line">So shall I no whit be behind in duty</div>
                              <div class="line">To fair Bianca, so beloved of me.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Beloved of me; and that my deeds shall prove.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">And that his bags shall prove.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Gremio, 'tis now no time to vent our love:</div>
                              <div class="line">Listen to me, and if you speak me fair,</div>
                              <div class="line">I'll tell you news indifferent good for either.</div>
                              <div class="line">Here is a gentleman whom by chance I met,</div>
                              <div class="line">Upon agreement from us to his liking,</div>
                              <div class="line">Will undertake to woo curst Katharina,</div>
                              <div class="line">Yea, and to marry her, if her dowry please.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">So said, so done, is well.</div>
                              <div class="line">Hortensio, have you told him all her faults?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">I know she is an irksome brawling scold:</div>
                              <div class="line">If that be all, masters, I hear no harm.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">No, say'st me so, friend? What countryman?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Born in Verona, old Antonio's son:</div>
                              <div class="line">My father dead, my fortune lives for me;</div>
                              <div class="line">And I do hope good days and long to see.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">O sir, such a life, with such a wife, were strange!</div>
                              <div class="line">But if you have a stomach, to't i' God's name:</div>
                              <div class="line">You shall have me assisting you in all.</div>
                              <div class="line">But will you woo this wild-cat?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Will I live?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Will he woo her? ay, or I'll hang her.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Why came I hither but to that intent?</div>
                              <div class="line">Think you a little din can daunt mine ears?</div>
                              <div class="line">Have I not in my time heard lions roar?</div>
                              <div class="line">Have I not heard the sea puff'd up with winds</div>
                              <div class="line">Rage like an angry boar chafed with sweat?</div>
                              <div class="line">Have I not heard great ordnance in the field,</div>
                              <div class="line">And heaven's artillery thunder in the skies?</div>
                              <div class="line">Have I not in a pitched battle heard</div>
                              <div class="line">Loud 'larums, neighing steeds, and trumpets' clang?</div>
                              <div class="line">And do you tell me of a woman's tongue,</div>
                              <div class="line">That gives not half so great a blow to hear</div>
                              <div class="line">As will a chestnut in a farmer's fire?</div>
                              <div class="line">Tush, tush! fear boys with bugs.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">For he fears none.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Hortensio, hark:</div>
                              <div class="line">This gentleman is happily arrived,</div>
                              <div class="line">My mind presumes, for his own good and ours.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">I promised we would be contributors</div>
                              <div class="line">And bear his charging of wooing, whatsoe'er.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">And so we will, provided that he win her.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">I would I were as sure of a good dinner.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Enter TRANIO brave, and BIONDELLO</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Gentlemen, God save you. If I may be bold,</div>
                              <div class="line">Tell me, I beseech you, which is the readiest way</div>
                              <div class="line">To the house of Signior Baptista Minola?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                              <div class="line">He that has the two fair daughters: is't he you mean?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Even he, Biondello.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Hark you, sir; you mean not her to--</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Perhaps, him and her, sir: what have you to do?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Not her that chides, sir, at any hand, I pray.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">I love no chiders, sir. Biondello, let's away.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Well begun, Tranio.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Sir, a word ere you go;</div>
                              <div class="line">Are you a suitor to the maid you talk of, yea or no?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">And if I be, sir, is it any offence?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">No; if without more words you will get you hence.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Why, sir, I pray, are not the streets as free</div>
                              <div class="line">For me as for you?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">But so is not she.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">For what reason, I beseech you?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">For this reason, if you'll know,</div>
                              <div class="line">That she's the choice love of Signior Gremio.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">That she's the chosen of Signior Hortensio.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Softly, my masters! if you be gentlemen,</div>
                              <div class="line">Do me this right; hear me with patience.</div>
                              <div class="line">Baptista is a noble gentleman,</div>
                              <div class="line">To whom my father is not all unknown;</div>
                              <div class="line">And were his daughter fairer than she is,</div>
                              <div class="line">She may more suitors have and me for one.</div>
                              <div class="line">Fair Leda's daughter had a thousand wooers;</div>
                              <div class="line">Then well one more may fair Bianca have:</div>
                              <div class="line">And so she shall; Lucentio shall make one,</div>
                              <div class="line">Though Paris came in hope to speed alone.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">What! this gentleman will out-talk us all.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">LUCENTIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Sir, give him head: I know he'll prove a jade.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Hortensio, to what end are all these words?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Sir, let me be so bold as ask you,</div>
                              <div class="line">Did you yet ever see Baptista's daughter?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">No, sir; but hear I do that he hath two,</div>
                              <div class="line">The one as famous for a scolding tongue</div>
                              <div class="line">As is the other for beauteous modesty.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Sir, sir, the first's for me; let her go by.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Yea, leave that labour to great Hercules;</div>
                              <div class="line">And let it be more than Alcides' twelve.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Sir, understand you this of me in sooth:</div>
                              <div class="line">The youngest daughter whom you hearken for</div>
                              <div class="line">Her father keeps from all access of suitors,</div>
                              <div class="line">And will not promise her to any man</div>
                              <div class="line">Until the elder sister first be wed:</div>
                              <div class="line">The younger then is free and not before.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">If it be so, sir, that you are the man</div>
                              <div class="line">Must stead us all and me amongst the rest,</div>
                              <div class="line">And if you break the ice and do this feat,</div>
                              <div class="line">Achieve the elder, set the younger free</div>
                              <div class="line">For our access, whose hap shall be to have her</div>
                              <div class="line">Will not so graceless be to be ingrate.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Sir, you say well and well you do conceive;</div>
                              <div class="line">And since you do profess to be a suitor,</div>
                              <div class="line">You must, as we do, gratify this gentleman,</div>
                              <div class="line">To whom we all rest generally beholding.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Sir, I shall not be slack: in sign whereof,</div>
                              <div class="line">Please ye we may contrive this afternoon,</div>
                              <div class="line">And quaff carouses to our mistress' health,</div>
                              <div class="line">And do as adversaries do in law,</div>
                              <div class="line">Strive mightily, but eat and drink as friends.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GRUMIO</div>
                              <div class="speaker">BIONDELLO</div>
                              <div class="line">O excellent motion! Fellows, let's be gone.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">HORTENSIO</div>
                              <div class="line">The motion's good indeed and be it so,</div>
                              <div class="line">Petruchio, I shall be your ben venuto.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Exeunt</p>
                     </div>
                  </section>
               </div>
            </article>
            <article class="chapter" id="R.1.5">
               <header class="chapter-titlepage">
                  <h2>Chapter 3. ACT II</h2>
               </header>
               <div class="lists-of-titles">
                  <div class="toc">
                     <p>
                        <b>Table of Contents</b>
                     </p>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.2">1. SCENE I.  Padua. A room in BAPTISTA'S house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="content">
                  <section class="section" id="R.1.5.2">
                     <div class="section-titlepage">
                        <h2>1. SCENE I.  Padua. A room in BAPTISTA'S house.</h2>
                     </div>
                     <div class="content">
                        <p>Enter KATHARINA and BIANCA</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                              <div class="line">Good sister, wrong me not, nor wrong yourself,</div>
                              <div class="line">To make a bondmaid and a slave of me;</div>
                              <div class="line">That I disdain: but for these other gawds,</div>
                              <div class="line">Unbind my hands, I'll pull them off myself,</div>
                              <div class="line">Yea, all my raiment, to my petticoat;</div>
                              <div class="line">Or what you will command me will I do,</div>
                              <div class="line">So well I know my duty to my elders.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                              <div class="line">Of all thy suitors, here I charge thee, tell</div>
                              <div class="line">Whom thou lovest best: see thou dissemble not.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                              <div class="line">Believe me, sister, of all the men alive</div>
                              <div class="line">I never yet beheld that special face</div>
                              <div class="line">Which I could fancy more than any other.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                              <div class="line">Minion, thou liest. Is't not Hortensio?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                              <div class="line">If you affect him, sister, here I swear</div>
                              <div class="line">I'll plead for you myself, but you shall have</div>
                              <div class="line">him.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                              <div class="line">O then, belike, you fancy riches more:</div>
                              <div class="line">You will have Gremio to keep you fair.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BIANCA</div>
                              <div class="line">Is it for him you do envy me so?</div>
                              <div class="line">Nay then you jest, and now I well perceive</div>
                              <div class="line">You have but jested with me all this while:</div>
                              <div class="line">I prithee, sister Kate, untie my hands.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                              <div class="line">If that be jest, then all the rest was so.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Strikes her</p>
                        <p>Enter BAPTISTA</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                              <div class="line">Why, how now, dame! whence grows this insolence?</div>
                              <div class="line">Bianca, stand aside. Poor girl! she weeps.</div>
                              <div class="line">Go ply thy needle; meddle not with her.</div>
                              <div class="line">For shame, thou helding of a devilish spirit,</div>
                              <div class="line">Why dost thou wrong her that did ne'er wrong thee?</div>
                              <div class="line">When did she cross thee with a bitter word?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                              <div class="line">Her silence flouts me, and I'll be revenged.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Flies after BIANCA</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                              <div class="line">What, in my sight? Bianca, get thee in.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Exit BIANCA</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">KATHARINA</div>
                              <div class="line">What, will you not suffer me? Nay, now I see</div>
                              <div class="line">She is your treasure, she must have a husband;</div>
                              <div class="line">I must dance bare-foot on her wedding day</div>
                              <div class="line">And for your love to her lead apes in hell.</div>
                              <div class="line">Talk not to me: I will go sit and weep</div>
                              <div class="line">Till I can find occasion of revenge.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Exit</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                              <div class="line">Was ever gentleman thus grieved as I?</div>
                              <div class="line">But who comes here?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <p>Enter GREMIO, LUCENTIO in the habit of a mean man;
PETRUCHIO, with HORTENSIO as a musician; and TRANIO,
with BIONDELLO bearing a lute and books</p>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Good morrow, neighbour Baptista.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                              <div class="line">Good morrow, neighbour Gremio.</div>
                              <div class="line">God save you, gentlemen!</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">And you, good sir! Pray, have you not a daughter</div>
                              <div class="line">Call'd Katharina, fair and virtuous?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                              <div class="line">I have a daughter, sir, called Katharina.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">You are too blunt: go to it orderly.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">You wrong me, Signior Gremio: give me leave.</div>
                              <div class="line">I am a gentleman of Verona, sir,</div>
                              <div class="line">That, hearing of her beauty and her wit,</div>
                              <div class="line">Her affability and bashful modesty,</div>
                              <div class="line">Her wondrous qualities and mild behavior,</div>
                              <div class="line">Am bold to show myself a forward guest</div>
                              <div class="line">Within your house, to make mine eye the witness</div>
                              <div class="line">Of that report which I so oft have heard.</div>
                              <div class="line">And, for an entrance to my entertainment,</div>
                              <div class="line">I do present you with a man of mine,</div>
                              <p>Presenting HORTENSIO</p>
                              <div class="line">Cunning in music and the mathematics,</div>
                              <div class="line">To instruct her fully in those sciences,</div>
                              <div class="line">Whereof I know she is not ignorant:</div>
                              <div class="line">Accept of him, or else you do me wrong:</div>
                              <div class="line">His name is Licio, born in Mantua.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                              <div class="line">You're welcome, sir; and he, for your good sake.</div>
                              <div class="line">But for my daughter Katharina, this I know,</div>
                              <div class="line">She is not for your turn, the more my grief.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">I see you do not mean to part with her,</div>
                              <div class="line">Or else you like not of my company.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                              <div class="line">Mistake me not; I speak but as I find.</div>
                              <div class="line">Whence are you, sir? what may I call your name?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Petruchio is my name; Antonio's son,</div>
                              <div class="line">A man well known throughout all Italy.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                              <div class="line">I know him well: you are welcome for his sake.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Saving your tale, Petruchio, I pray,</div>
                              <div class="line">Let us, that are poor petitioners, speak too:</div>
                              <div class="line">Baccare! you are marvellous forward.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">PETRUCHIO</div>
                              <div class="line">O, pardon me, Signior Gremio; I would fain be doing.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">GREMIO</div>
                              <div class="line">I doubt it not, sir; but you will curse your</div>
                              <div class="line">wooing. Neighbour, this is a gift very grateful, I am</div>
                              <div class="line">sure of it. To express the like kindness, myself,</div>
                              <div class="line">that have been more kindly beholding to you than</div>
                              <div class="line">any, freely give unto you this young scholar,</div>
                              <p>Presenting LUCENTIO</p>
                              <div class="line">that hath been long studying at Rheims; as cunning</div>
                              <div class="line">in Greek, Latin, and other languages, as the other</div>
                              <div class="line">in music and mathematics: his name is Cambio; pray,</div>
                              <div class="line">accept his service.</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">BAPTISTA</div>
                              <div class="line">A thousand thanks, Signior Gremio.</div>
                              <div class="line">Welcome, good Cambio.</div>
                              <p>To TRANIO</p>
                              <div class="line">But, gentle sir, methinks you walk like a stranger:</div>
                              <div class="line">may I be so bold to know the cause of your coming?</div>
                           </div>
                        </div>
                        <div class="dialogue">
                           <div class="linegroup">
                              <div class="speaker">TRANIO</div>
                              <div class="line">Pardon me, sir, the boldness is mine own,</div>
                              <div class="line">That, being a stranger in this city here,</div>
                              <div class="line">Do make myself a suitor to your daughter,</div>
                              <div class="line">Unto Bianca, fair and virtuous.</div>
                              <div class="line">Nor is your firm resolve unknown to me,</div>
                              <div class="line">In the preferment of the eldest sister.</div>
                              <div class="line">This liberty is all that I request,</div>
                              <div class="line">That, upon knowledge of my parentage,</div>
                              <div class="line">I may have welcome 'mongst the rest that woo</div>
                              <div class="line">And free access and favour as the rest:</div>
                              <div class="line">And, toward the education of your daughters,</div>
                              <div clas