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      <article class="book" id="R.1">
         <header class="book-titlepage">
            <h1>The History of Troilus and Cressida</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">2. PROLOGUE</a>
                     </span>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.4">1. ACT I</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.2">1. SCENE I.  Troy. Before Priam's palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.3">2. SCENE II.  The Same. A street.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.4">3. SCENE III.  The Grecian camp. Before Agamemnon's tent.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.5">2. ACT II</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.2">1. SCENE I.  A part of the Grecian camp.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.3">2. SCENE II.  Troy. A room in Priam's palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.4">3. SCENE III.  The Grecian camp. Before Achilles' tent.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.6">3. ACT III</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.2">1. SCENE I.  Troy. Priam's palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.3">2. SCENE II.  The same. Pandarus' orchard.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.4">3. SCENE III.  The Grecian camp. Before Achilles' tent.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.7">4. ACT IV</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.2">1. SCENE I.  Troy. A street.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.3">2. SCENE II.  The same. Court of Pandarus' house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.4">3. SCENE III.  The same. Street before Pandarus' house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.5">4. SCENE IV.  The same. Pandarus' house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.6">5. SCENE V.  The Grecian camp. Lists set out.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.8">5. ACT V</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.2">1. SCENE I.  The Grecian camp. Before Achilles' tent.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.3">2. SCENE II.  The same. Before Calchas' tent.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.4">3. SCENE III.  Troy. Before Priam's palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.5">4. SCENE IV.  Plains between Troy and the Grecian camp.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.6">5. SCENE V.  Another part of the plains.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.7">6. SCENE VI.  Another part of the plains.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.8">7. SCENE VII.  Another part of the plains.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.9">8. SCENE VIII.  Another part of the plains.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.10">9. SCENE IX.  Another part of the plains.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.11">10. SCENE X.  Another part of the plains.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
               </ul>
            </div>
         </div>
         <article class="preface" id="R.1.2">
            <header class="preface-titlepage">
               <h2>Dramatis Personae</h2>
            </header>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">PRIAM, king of Troy.</span>
            </p>
            <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
               <tr>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">
                        <span class="personname">HECTOR</span>
                        <span class="personname">TROILUS</span>
                        <span class="personname">PARIS</span>
                        <span class="personname">DEIPHOBUS</span>
                        <span class="personname">HELENUS</span>
                     </span>
                  </td>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">his sons.</span>
                  </td>
               </tr>
            </table>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">MARGARELON, a bastard son of Priam.</span>
            </p>
            <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
               <tr>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">
                        <span class="personname">AENEAS</span>
                        <span class="personname">ANTENOR</span>
                     </span>
                  </td>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">Trojan commanders.</span>
                  </td>
               </tr>
            </table>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">CALCHAS, a Trojan priest, taking part with the Greeks.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">PANDARUS, uncle to Cressida.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">AGAMEMNON, the Grecian general.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">MENELAUS, his brother.</span>
            </p>
            <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
               <tr>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">
                        <span class="personname">ACHILLES</span>
                        <span class="personname">AJAX</span>
                        <span class="personname">ULYSSES</span>
                        <span class="personname">NESTOR</span>
                        <span class="personname">DIOMEDES</span>
                        <span class="personname">PATROCLUS</span>
                     </span>
                  </td>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">Grecian princes.</span>
                  </td>
               </tr>
            </table>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">THERSITES, a deformed and scurrilous Grecian.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">ALEXANDER, servant to Cressida.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">Servant to Troilus. </span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">Servant to Paris.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">Servant to Diomedes. </span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">HELEN, wife to Menelaus.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">ANDROMACHE, wife to Hector.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">CASSANDRA, daughter to Priam, a prophetess.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">CRESSIDA, daughter to Calchas.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">Trojan and Greek Soldiers, and Attendants.</span>
            </p>
            <p>SCENE  Troy, and the Grecian camp before it.</p>
         </article>
         <article class="preface" id="R.1.3">
            <header class="preface-titlepage">
               <h2>PROLOGUE</h2>
            </header>
            <div class="dialogue">
               <div class="linegroup">
                  <div class="speaker"/>
                  <div class="line">In Troy, there lies the scene. From isles of Greece</div>
                  <div class="line">The princes orgulous, their high blood chafed,</div>
                  <div class="line">Have to the port of Athens sent their ships,</div>
                  <div class="line">Fraught with the ministers and instruments</div>
                  <div class="line">Of cruel war: sixty and nine, that wore</div>
                  <div class="line">Their crownets regal, from the Athenian bay</div>
                  <div class="line">Put forth toward Phrygia; and their vow is made</div>
                  <div class="line">To ransack Troy, within whose strong immures</div>
                  <div class="line">The ravish'd Helen, Menelaus' queen,</div>
                  <div class="line">With wanton Paris sleeps; and that's the quarrel.</div>
                  <div class="line">To Tenedos they come;</div>
                  <div class="line">And the deep-drawing barks do there disgorge</div>
                  <div class="line">Their warlike fraughtage: now on Dardan plains</div>
                  <div class="line">The fresh and yet unbruised Greeks do pitch</div>
                  <div class="line">Their brave pavilions: Priam's six-gated city,</div>
                  <div class="line">Dardan, and Tymbria, Helias, Chetas, Troien,</div>
                  <div class="line">And Antenorides, with massy staples</div>
                  <div class="line">And corresponsive and fulfilling bolts,</div>
                  <div class="line">Sperr up the sons of Troy.</div>
                  <div class="line">Now expectation, tickling skittish spirits,</div>
                  <div class="line">On one and other side, Trojan and Greek,</div>
                  <div class="line">Sets all on hazard: and hither am I come</div>
                  <div class="line">A prologue arm'd, but not in confidence</div>
                  <div class="line">Of author's pen or actor's voice, but suited</div>
                  <div class="line">In like conditions as our argument,</div>
                  <div class="line">To tell you, fair beholders, that our play</div>
                  <div class="line">Leaps o'er the vaunt and firstlings of those broils,</div>
                  <div class="line">Beginning in the middle, starting thence away</div>
                  <div class="line">To what may be digested in a play.</div>
                  <div class="line">Like or find fault; do as your pleasures are:</div>
                  <div class="line">Now good or bad, 'tis but the chance of war.</div>
               </div>
            </div>
         </article>
         <article class="chapter" id="R.1.4">
            <header class="chapter-titlepage">
               <h2>Chapter 1. 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.  Troy. Before Priam's palace.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.4.3">2. SCENE II.  The Same. A street.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.4.4">3. SCENE III.  The Grecian camp. Before Agamemnon's tent.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                  </ul>
               </div>
            </div>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.4.2">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>1. SCENE I.  Troy. Before Priam's palace.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter TROILUS armed, and PANDARUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Call here my varlet; I'll unarm again:</div>
                     <div class="line">Why should I war without the walls of Troy,</div>
                     <div class="line">That find such cruel battle here within?</div>
                     <div class="line">Each Trojan that is master of his heart,</div>
                     <div class="line">Let him to field; Troilus, alas! hath none.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Will this gear ne'er be mended?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">The Greeks are strong and skilful to their strength,</div>
                     <div class="line">Fierce to their skill and to their fierceness valiant;</div>
                     <div class="line">But I am weaker than a woman's tear,</div>
                     <div class="line">Tamer than sleep, fonder than ignorance,</div>
                     <div class="line">Less valiant than the virgin in the night</div>
                     <div class="line">And skilless as unpractised infancy.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, I have told you enough of this: for my part,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll not meddle nor make no further. He that will</div>
                     <div class="line">have a cake out of the wheat must needs tarry the grinding.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Have I not tarried?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, the grinding; but you must tarry</div>
                     <div class="line">the bolting.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Have I not tarried?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, the bolting, but you must tarry the leavening.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Still have I tarried.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, to the leavening; but here's yet in the word</div>
                     <div class="line">'hereafter' the kneading, the making of the cake, the</div>
                     <div class="line">heating of the oven and the baking; nay, you must</div>
                     <div class="line">stay the cooling too, or you may chance to burn your lips.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Patience herself, what goddess e'er she be,</div>
                     <div class="line">Doth lesser blench at sufferance than I do.</div>
                     <div class="line">At Priam's royal table do I sit;</div>
                     <div class="line">And when fair Cressid comes into my thoughts,--</div>
                     <div class="line">So, traitor! 'When she comes!' When is she thence?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, she looked yesternight fairer than ever I saw</div>
                     <div class="line">her look, or any woman else.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I was about to tell thee:--when my heart,</div>
                     <div class="line">As wedged with a sigh, would rive in twain,</div>
                     <div class="line">Lest Hector or my father should perceive me,</div>
                     <div class="line">I have, as when the sun doth light a storm,</div>
                     <div class="line">Buried this sigh in wrinkle of a smile:</div>
                     <div class="line">But sorrow, that is couch'd in seeming gladness,</div>
                     <div class="line">Is like that mirth fate turns to sudden sadness.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">An her hair were not somewhat darker than Helen's--</div>
                     <div class="line">well, go to--there were no more comparison between</div>
                     <div class="line">the women: but, for my part, she is my kinswoman; I</div>
                     <div class="line">would not, as they term it, praise her: but I would</div>
                     <div class="line">somebody had heard her talk yesterday, as I did. I</div>
                     <div class="line">will not dispraise your sister Cassandra's wit, but--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O Pandarus! I tell thee, Pandarus,--</div>
                     <div class="line">When I do tell thee, there my hopes lie drown'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">Reply not in how many fathoms deep</div>
                     <div class="line">They lie indrench'd. I tell thee I am mad</div>
                     <div class="line">In Cressid's love: thou answer'st 'she is fair;'</div>
                     <div class="line">Pour'st in the open ulcer of my heart</div>
                     <div class="line">Her eyes, her hair, her cheek, her gait, her voice,</div>
                     <div class="line">Handlest in thy discourse, O, that her hand,</div>
                     <div class="line">In whose comparison all whites are ink,</div>
                     <div class="line">Writing their own reproach, to whose soft seizure</div>
                     <div class="line">The cygnet's down is harsh and spirit of sense</div>
                     <div class="line">Hard as the palm of ploughman: this thou tell'st me,</div>
                     <div class="line">As true thou tell'st me, when I say I love her;</div>
                     <div class="line">But, saying thus, instead of oil and balm,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou lay'st in every gash that love hath given me</div>
                     <div class="line">The knife that made it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I speak no more than truth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou dost not speak so much.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Faith, I'll not meddle in't. Let her be as she is:</div>
                     <div class="line">if she be fair, 'tis the better for her; an she be</div>
                     <div class="line">not, she has the mends in her own hands.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Good Pandarus, how now, Pandarus!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I have had my labour for my travail; ill-thought on of</div>
                     <div class="line">her and ill-thought on of you; gone between and</div>
                     <div class="line">between, but small thanks for my labour.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What, art thou angry, Pandarus? what, with me?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Because she's kin to me, therefore she's not so fair</div>
                     <div class="line">as Helen: an she were not kin to me, she would be as</div>
                     <div class="line">fair on Friday as Helen is on Sunday. But what care</div>
                     <div class="line">I? I care not an she were a black-a-moor; 'tis all one to me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Say I she is not fair?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I do not care whether you do or no. She's a fool to</div>
                     <div class="line">stay behind her father; let her to the Greeks; and so</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll tell her the next time I see her: for my part,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll meddle nor make no more i' the matter.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Pandarus,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Not I.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Sweet Pandarus,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Pray you, speak no more to me: I will leave all as I</div>
                     <div class="line">found it, and there an end.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit PANDARUS. An alarum</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Peace, you ungracious clamours! peace, rude sounds!</div>
                     <div class="line">Fools on both sides! Helen must needs be fair,</div>
                     <div class="line">When with your blood you daily paint her thus.</div>
                     <div class="line">I cannot fight upon this argument;</div>
                     <div class="line">It is too starved a subject for my sword.</div>
                     <div class="line">But Pandarus,--O gods, how do you plague me!</div>
                     <div class="line">I cannot come to Cressid but by Pandar;</div>
                     <div class="line">And he's as tetchy to be woo'd to woo.</div>
                     <div class="line">As she is stubborn-chaste against all suit.</div>
                     <div class="line">Tell me, Apollo, for thy Daphne's love,</div>
                     <div class="line">What Cressid is, what Pandar, and what we?</div>
                     <div class="line">Her bed is India; there she lies, a pearl:</div>
                     <div class="line">Between our Ilium and where she resides,</div>
                     <div class="line">Let it be call'd the wild and wandering flood,</div>
                     <div class="line">Ourself the merchant, and this sailing Pandar</div>
                     <div class="line">Our doubtful hope, our convoy and our bark.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Alarum. Enter AENEAS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">How now, Prince Troilus! wherefore not afield?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Because not there: this woman's answer sorts,</div>
                     <div class="line">For womanish it is to be from thence.</div>
                     <div class="line">What news, AEneas, from the field to-day?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">That Paris is returned home and hurt.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">By whom, AEneas?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Troilus, by Menelaus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Let Paris bleed; 'tis but a scar to scorn;</div>
                     <div class="line">Paris is gored with Menelaus' horn.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Alarum</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Hark, what good sport is out of town to-day!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Better at home, if 'would I might' were 'may.'</div>
                     <div class="line">But to the sport abroad: are you bound thither?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">In all swift haste.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, go we then together.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.4.3">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>2. SCENE II.  The Same. A street.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter CRESSIDA and ALEXANDER</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Who were those went by?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXANDER</div>
                     <div class="line">Queen Hecuba and Helen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">And whither go they?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXANDER</div>
                     <div class="line">Up to the eastern tower,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose height commands as subject all the vale,</div>
                     <div class="line">To see the battle. Hector, whose patience</div>
                     <div class="line">Is, as a virtue, fix'd, to-day was moved:</div>
                     <div class="line">He chid Andromache and struck his armourer,</div>
                     <div class="line">And, like as there were husbandry in war,</div>
                     <div class="line">Before the sun rose he was harness'd light,</div>
                     <div class="line">And to the field goes he; where every flower</div>
                     <div class="line">Did, as a prophet, weep what it foresaw</div>
                     <div class="line">In Hector's wrath.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">What was his cause of anger?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXANDER</div>
                     <div class="line">The noise goes, this: there is among the Greeks</div>
                     <div class="line">A lord of Trojan blood, nephew to Hector;</div>
                     <div class="line">They call him Ajax.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Good; and what of him?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXANDER</div>
                     <div class="line">They say he is a very man per se,</div>
                     <div class="line">And stands alone.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">So do all men, unless they are drunk, sick, or have no legs.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXANDER</div>
                     <div class="line">This man, lady, hath robbed many beasts of their</div>
                     <div class="line">particular additions; he is as valiant as the lion,</div>
                     <div class="line">churlish as the bear, slow as the elephant: a man</div>
                     <div class="line">into whom nature hath so crowded humours that his</div>
                     <div class="line">valour is crushed into folly, his folly sauced with</div>
                     <div class="line">discretion: there is no man hath a virtue that he</div>
                     <div class="line">hath not a glimpse of, nor any man an attaint but he</div>
                     <div class="line">carries some stain of it: he is melancholy without</div>
                     <div class="line">cause, and merry against the hair: he hath the</div>
                     <div class="line">joints of every thing, but everything so out of joint</div>
                     <div class="line">that he is a gouty Briareus, many hands and no use,</div>
                     <div class="line">or purblind Argus, all eyes and no sight.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">But how should this man, that makes</div>
                     <div class="line">me smile, make Hector angry?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXANDER</div>
                     <div class="line">They say he yesterday coped Hector in the battle and</div>
                     <div class="line">struck him down, the disdain and shame whereof hath</div>
                     <div class="line">ever since kept Hector fasting and waking.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Who comes here?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXANDER</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam, your uncle Pandarus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter PANDARUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Hector's a gallant man.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXANDER</div>
                     <div class="line">As may be in the world, lady.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What's that? what's that?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Good morrow, uncle Pandarus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Good morrow, cousin Cressid: what do you talk of?</div>
                     <div class="line">Good morrow, Alexander. How do you, cousin? When</div>
                     <div class="line">were you at Ilium?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">This morning, uncle.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What were you talking of when I came? Was Hector</div>
                     <div class="line">armed and gone ere ye came to Ilium? Helen was not</div>
                     <div class="line">up, was she?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Hector was gone, but Helen was not up.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Even so: Hector was stirring early.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">That were we talking of, and of his anger.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Was he angry?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">So he says here.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">True, he was so: I know the cause too: he'll lay</div>
                     <div class="line">about him to-day, I can tell them that: and there's</div>
                     <div class="line">Troilus will not come far behind him: let them take</div>
                     <div class="line">heed of Troilus, I can tell them that too.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">What, is he angry too?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Who, Troilus? Troilus is the better man of the two.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">O Jupiter! there's no comparison.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What, not between Troilus and Hector? Do you know a</div>
                     <div class="line">man if you see him?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, if I ever saw him before and knew him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, I say Troilus is Troilus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Then you say as I say; for, I am sure, he is not Hector.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">No, nor Hector is not Troilus in some degrees.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis just to each of them; he is himself.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Himself! Alas, poor Troilus! I would he were.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">So he is.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Condition, I had gone barefoot to India.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">He is not Hector.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Himself! no, he's not himself: would a' were</div>
                     <div class="line">himself! Well, the gods are above; time must friend</div>
                     <div class="line">or end: well, Troilus, well: I would my heart were</div>
                     <div class="line">in her body. No, Hector is not a better man than Troilus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Excuse me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">He is elder.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Pardon me, pardon me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Th' other's not come to't; you shall tell me another</div>
                     <div class="line">tale, when th' other's come to't. Hector shall not</div>
                     <div class="line">have his wit this year.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">He shall not need it, if he have his own.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor his qualities.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">No matter.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor his beauty.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twould not become him; his own's better.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You have no judgment, niece: Helen</div>
                     <div class="line">herself swore th' other day, that Troilus, for</div>
                     <div class="line">a brown favour--for so 'tis, I must confess,--</div>
                     <div class="line">not brown neither,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">No, but brown.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">'Faith, to say truth, brown and not brown.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">To say the truth, true and not true.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">She praised his complexion above Paris.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, Paris hath colour enough.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">So he has.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Then Troilus should have too much: if she praised</div>
                     <div class="line">him above, his complexion is higher than his; he</div>
                     <div class="line">having colour enough, and the other higher, is too</div>
                     <div class="line">flaming a praise for a good complexion. I had as</div>
                     <div class="line">lief Helen's golden tongue had commended Troilus for</div>
                     <div class="line">a copper nose.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I swear to you. I think Helen loves him better than Paris.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Then she's a merry Greek indeed.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, I am sure she does. She came to him th' other</div>
                     <div class="line">day into the compassed window,--and, you know, he</div>
                     <div class="line">has not past three or four hairs on his chin,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Indeed, a tapster's arithmetic may soon bring his</div>
                     <div class="line">particulars therein to a total.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, he is very young: and yet will he, within</div>
                     <div class="line">three pound, lift as much as his brother Hector.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Is he so young a man and so old a lifter?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">But to prove to you that Helen loves him: she came</div>
                     <div class="line">and puts me her white hand to his cloven chin--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Juno have mercy! how came it cloven?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, you know 'tis dimpled: I think his smiling</div>
                     <div class="line">becomes him better than any man in all Phrygia.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">O, he smiles valiantly.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Does he not?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">O yes, an 'twere a cloud in autumn.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, go to, then: but to prove to you that Helen</div>
                     <div class="line">loves Troilus,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Troilus will stand to the proof, if you'll</div>
                     <div class="line">prove it so.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Troilus! why, he esteems her no more than I esteem</div>
                     <div class="line">an addle egg.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">If you love an addle egg as well as you love an idle</div>
                     <div class="line">head, you would eat chickens i' the shell.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I cannot choose but laugh, to think how she tickled</div>
                     <div class="line">his chin: indeed, she has a marvellous white hand, I</div>
                     <div class="line">must needs confess,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Without the rack.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">And she takes upon her to spy a white hair on his chin.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Alas, poor chin! many a wart is richer.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">But there was such laughing! Queen Hecuba laughed</div>
                     <div class="line">that her eyes ran o'er.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">With mill-stones.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">And Cassandra laughed.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">But there was more temperate fire under the pot of</div>
                     <div class="line">her eyes: did her eyes run o'er too?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">And Hector laughed.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">At what was all this laughing?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Marry, at the white hair that Helen spied on Troilus' chin.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">An't had been a green hair, I should have laughed</div>
                     <div class="line">too.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">They laughed not so much at the hair as at his pretty answer.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">What was his answer?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Quoth she, 'Here's but two and fifty hairs on your</div>
                     <div class="line">chin, and one of them is white.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">This is her question.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">That's true; make no question of that. 'Two and</div>
                     <div class="line">fifty hairs' quoth he, 'and one white: that white</div>
                     <div class="line">hair is my father, and all the rest are his sons.'</div>
                     <div class="line">'Jupiter!' quoth she, 'which of these hairs is Paris,</div>
                     <div class="line">my husband? 'The forked one,' quoth he, 'pluck't</div>
                     <div class="line">out, and give it him.' But there was such laughing!</div>
                     <div class="line">and Helen so blushed, an Paris so chafed, and all the</div>
                     <div class="line">rest so laughed, that it passed.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">So let it now; for it has been while going by.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, cousin. I told you a thing yesterday; think on't.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">So I do.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll be sworn 'tis true; he will weep you, an 'twere</div>
                     <div class="line">a man born in April.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">And I'll spring up in his tears, an 'twere a nettle</div>
                     <div class="line">against May.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>A retreat sounded</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Hark! they are coming from the field: shall we</div>
                     <div class="line">stand up here, and see them as they pass toward</div>
                     <div class="line">Ilium? good niece, do, sweet niece Cressida.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">At your pleasure.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Here, here, here's an excellent place; here we may</div>
                     <div class="line">see most bravely: I'll tell you them all by their</div>
                     <div class="line">names as they pass by; but mark Troilus above the rest.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Speak not so loud.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>AENEAS passes</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">That's AEneas: is not that a brave man? he's one of</div>
                     <div class="line">the flowers of Troy, I can tell you: but mark</div>
                     <div class="line">Troilus; you shall see anon.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>ANTENOR passes</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Who's that?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">That's Antenor: he has a shrewd wit, I can tell you;</div>
                     <div class="line">and he's a man good enough, he's one o' the soundest</div>
                     <div class="line">judgments in whosoever, and a proper man of person.</div>
                     <div class="line">When comes Troilus? I'll show you Troilus anon: if</div>
                     <div class="line">he see me, you shall see him nod at me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Will he give you the nod?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You shall see.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">If he do, the rich shall have more.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>HECTOR passes</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">That's Hector, that, that, look you, that; there's a</div>
                     <div class="line">fellow! Go thy way, Hector! There's a brave man,</div>
                     <div class="line">niece. O brave Hector! Look how he looks! there's</div>
                     <div class="line">a countenance! is't not a brave man?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">O, a brave man!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Is a' not? it does a man's heart good. Look you</div>
                     <div class="line">what hacks are on his helmet! look you yonder, do</div>
                     <div class="line">you see? look you there: there's no jesting;</div>
                     <div class="line">there's laying on, take't off who will, as they say:</div>
                     <div class="line">there be hacks!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Be those with swords?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Swords! any thing, he cares not; an the devil come</div>
                     <div class="line">to him, it's all one: by God's lid, it does one's</div>
                     <div class="line">heart good. Yonder comes Paris, yonder comes Paris.</div>
                     <p>PARIS passes</p>
                     <div class="line">Look ye yonder, niece; is't not a gallant man too,</div>
                     <div class="line">is't not? Why, this is brave now. Who said he came</div>
                     <div class="line">hurt home to-day? he's not hurt: why, this will do</div>
                     <div class="line">Helen's heart good now, ha! Would I could see</div>
                     <div class="line">Troilus now! You shall see Troilus anon.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>HELENUS passes</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Who's that?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">That's Helenus. I marvel where Troilus is. That's</div>
                     <div class="line">Helenus. I think he went not forth to-day. That's Helenus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Can Helenus fight, uncle?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Helenus? no. Yes, he'll fight indifferent well. I</div>
                     <div class="line">marvel where Troilus is. Hark! do you not hear the</div>
                     <div class="line">people cry 'Troilus'? Helenus is a priest.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">What sneaking fellow comes yonder?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>TROILUS passes</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Where? yonder? that's Deiphobus. 'Tis Troilus!</div>
                     <div class="line">there's a man, niece! Hem! Brave Troilus! the</div>
                     <div class="line">prince of chivalry!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Peace, for shame, peace!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Mark him; note him. O brave Troilus! Look well upon</div>
                     <div class="line">him, niece: look you how his sword is bloodied, and</div>
                     <div class="line">his helm more hacked than Hector's, and how he looks,</div>
                     <div class="line">and how he goes! O admirable youth! he ne'er saw</div>
                     <div class="line">three and twenty. Go thy way, Troilus, go thy way!</div>
                     <div class="line">Had I a sister were a grace, or a daughter a goddess,</div>
                     <div class="line">he should take his choice. O admirable man! Paris?</div>
                     <div class="line">Paris is dirt to him; and, I warrant, Helen, to</div>
                     <div class="line">change, would give an eye to boot.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Here come more.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Forces pass</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Asses, fools, dolts! chaff and bran, chaff and bran!</div>
                     <div class="line">porridge after meat! I could live and die i' the</div>
                     <div class="line">eyes of Troilus. Ne'er look, ne'er look: the eagles</div>
                     <div class="line">are gone: crows and daws, crows and daws! I had</div>
                     <div class="line">rather be such a man as Troilus than Agamemnon and</div>
                     <div class="line">all Greece.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">There is among the Greeks Achilles, a better man than Troilus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Achilles! a drayman, a porter, a very camel.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, well.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">'Well, well!' why, have you any discretion? have</div>
                     <div class="line">you any eyes? Do you know what a man is? Is not</div>
                     <div class="line">birth, beauty, good shape, discourse, manhood,</div>
                     <div class="line">learning, gentleness, virtue, youth, liberality,</div>
                     <div class="line">and such like, the spice and salt that season a man?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, a minced man: and then to be baked with no date</div>
                     <div class="line">in the pie, for then the man's date's out.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You are such a woman! one knows not at what ward you</div>
                     <div class="line">lie.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon my back, to defend my belly; upon my wit, to</div>
                     <div class="line">defend my wiles; upon my secrecy, to defend mine</div>
                     <div class="line">honesty; my mask, to defend my beauty; and you, to</div>
                     <div class="line">defend all these: and at all these wards I lie, at a</div>
                     <div class="line">thousand watches.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Say one of your watches.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, I'll watch you for that; and that's one of the</div>
                     <div class="line">chiefest of them too: if I cannot ward what I would</div>
                     <div class="line">not have hit, I can watch you for telling how I took</div>
                     <div class="line">the blow; unless it swell past hiding, and then it's</div>
                     <div class="line">past watching.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You are such another!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter Troilus's Boy</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Boy</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, my lord would instantly speak with you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Where?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Boy</div>
                     <div class="line">At your own house; there he unarms him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Good boy, tell him I come.</div>
                     <p>Exit boy</p>
                     <div class="line">I doubt he be hurt. Fare ye well, good niece.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Adieu, uncle.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll be with you, niece, by and by.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">To bring, uncle?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, a token from Troilus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">By the same token, you are a bawd.</div>
                     <p>Exit PANDARUS</p>
                     <div class="line">Words, vows, gifts, tears, and love's full sacrifice,</div>
                     <div class="line">He offers in another's enterprise;</div>
                     <div class="line">But more in Troilus thousand fold I see</div>
                     <div class="line">Than in the glass of Pandar's praise may be;</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet hold I off. Women are angels, wooing:</div>
                     <div class="line">Things won are done; joy's soul lies in the doing.</div>
                     <div class="line">That she beloved knows nought that knows not this:</div>
                     <div class="line">Men prize the thing ungain'd more than it is:</div>
                     <div class="line">That she was never yet that ever knew</div>
                     <div class="line">Love got so sweet as when desire did sue.</div>
                     <div class="line">Therefore this maxim out of love I teach:</div>
                     <div class="line">Achievement is command; ungain'd, beseech:</div>
                     <div class="line">Then though my heart's content firm love doth bear,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nothing of that shall from mine eyes appear.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.4.4">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>3. SCENE III.  The Grecian camp. Before Agamemnon's tent.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Sennet. Enter AGAMEMNON, NESTOR, ULYSSES,
MENELAUS, and others</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Princes,</div>
                     <div class="line">What grief hath set the jaundice on your cheeks?</div>
                     <div class="line">The ample proposition that hope makes</div>
                     <div class="line">In all designs begun on earth below</div>
                     <div class="line">Fails in the promised largeness: cheques and disasters</div>
                     <div class="line">Grow in the veins of actions highest rear'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">As knots, by the conflux of meeting sap,</div>
                     <div class="line">Infect the sound pine and divert his grain</div>
                     <div class="line">Tortive and errant from his course of growth.</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor, princes, is it matter new to us</div>
                     <div class="line">That we come short of our suppose so far</div>
                     <div class="line">That after seven years' siege yet Troy walls stand;</div>
                     <div class="line">Sith every action that hath gone before,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whereof we have record, trial did draw</div>
                     <div class="line">Bias and thwart, not answering the aim,</div>
                     <div class="line">And that unbodied figure of the thought</div>
                     <div class="line">That gave't surmised shape. Why then, you princes,</div>
                     <div class="line">Do you with cheeks abash'd behold our works,</div>
                     <div class="line">And call them shames? which are indeed nought else</div>
                     <div class="line">But the protractive trials of great Jove</div>
                     <div class="line">To find persistive constancy in men:</div>
                     <div class="line">The fineness of which metal is not found</div>
                     <div class="line">In fortune's love; for then the bold and coward,</div>
                     <div class="line">The wise and fool, the artist and unread,</div>
                     <div class="line">The hard and soft seem all affined and kin:</div>
                     <div class="line">But, in the wind and tempest of her frown,</div>
                     <div class="line">Distinction, with a broad and powerful fan,</div>
                     <div class="line">Puffing at all, winnows the light away;</div>
                     <div class="line">And what hath mass or matter, by itself</div>
                     <div class="line">Lies rich in virtue and unmingled.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">With due observance of thy godlike seat,</div>
                     <div class="line">Great Agamemnon, Nestor shall apply</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy latest words. In the reproof of chance</div>
                     <div class="line">Lies the true proof of men: the sea being smooth,</div>
                     <div class="line">How many shallow bauble boats dare sail</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon her patient breast, making their way</div>
                     <div class="line">With those of nobler bulk!</div>
                     <div class="line">But let the ruffian Boreas once enrage</div>
                     <div class="line">The gentle Thetis, and anon behold</div>
                     <div class="line">The strong-ribb'd bark through liquid mountains cut,</div>
                     <div class="line">Bounding between the two moist elements,</div>
                     <div class="line">Like Perseus' horse: where's then the saucy boat</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose weak untimber'd sides but even now</div>
                     <div class="line">Co-rivall'd greatness? Either to harbour fled,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or made a toast for Neptune. Even so</div>
                     <div class="line">Doth valour's show and valour's worth divide</div>
                     <div class="line">In storms of fortune; for in her ray and brightness</div>
                     <div class="line">The herd hath more annoyance by the breeze</div>
                     <div class="line">Than by the tiger; but when the splitting wind</div>
                     <div class="line">Makes flexible the knees of knotted oaks,</div>
                     <div class="line">And flies fled under shade, why, then the thing of courage</div>
                     <div class="line">As roused with rage with rage doth sympathize,</div>
                     <div class="line">And with an accent tuned in selfsame key</div>
                     <div class="line">Retorts to chiding fortune.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Agamemnon,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou great commander, nerve and bone of Greece,</div>
                     <div class="line">Heart of our numbers, soul and only spirit.</div>
                     <div class="line">In whom the tempers and the minds of all</div>
                     <div class="line">Should be shut up, hear what Ulysses speaks.</div>
                     <div class="line">Besides the applause and approbation To which,</div>
                     <p>To AGAMEMNON</p>
                     <div class="line">most mighty for thy place and sway,</div>
                     <p>To NESTOR</p>
                     <div class="line">And thou most reverend for thy stretch'd-out life</div>
                     <div class="line">I give to both your speeches, which were such</div>
                     <div class="line">As Agamemnon and the hand of Greece</div>
                     <div class="line">Should hold up high in brass, and such again</div>
                     <div class="line">As venerable Nestor, hatch'd in silver,</div>
                     <div class="line">Should with a bond of air, strong as the axle-tree</div>
                     <div class="line">On which heaven rides, knit all the Greekish ears</div>
                     <div class="line">To his experienced tongue, yet let it please both,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou great, and wise, to hear Ulysses speak.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Speak, prince of Ithaca; and be't of less expect</div>
                     <div class="line">That matter needless, of importless burden,</div>
                     <div class="line">Divide thy lips, than we are confident,</div>
                     <div class="line">When rank Thersites opes his mastic jaws,</div>
                     <div class="line">We shall hear music, wit and oracle.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Troy, yet upon his basis, had been down,</div>
                     <div class="line">And the great Hector's sword had lack'd a master,</div>
                     <div class="line">But for these instances.</div>
                     <div class="line">The specialty of rule hath been neglected:</div>
                     <div class="line">And, look, how many Grecian tents do stand</div>
                     <div class="line">Hollow upon this plain, so many hollow factions.</div>
                     <div class="line">When that the general is not like the hive</div>
                     <div class="line">To whom the foragers shall all repair,</div>
                     <div class="line">What honey is expected? Degree being vizarded,</div>
                     <div class="line">The unworthiest shows as fairly in the mask.</div>
                     <div class="line">The heavens themselves, the planets and this centre</div>
                     <div class="line">Observe degree, priority and place,</div>
                     <div class="line">Insisture, course, proportion, season, form,</div>
                     <div class="line">Office and custom, in all line of order;</div>
                     <div class="line">And therefore is the glorious planet Sol</div>
                     <div class="line">In noble eminence enthroned and sphered</div>
                     <div class="line">Amidst the other; whose medicinable eye</div>
                     <div class="line">Corrects the ill aspects of planets evil,</div>
                     <div class="line">And posts, like the commandment of a king,</div>
                     <div class="line">Sans cheque to good and bad: but when the planets</div>
                     <div class="line">In evil mixture to disorder wander,</div>
                     <div class="line">What plagues and what portents! what mutiny!</div>
                     <div class="line">What raging of the sea! shaking of earth!</div>
                     <div class="line">Commotion in the winds! frights, changes, horrors,</div>
                     <div class="line">Divert and crack, rend and deracinate</div>
                     <div class="line">The unity and married calm of states</div>
                     <div class="line">Quite from their fixure! O, when degree is shaked,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which is the ladder to all high designs,</div>
                     <div class="line">Then enterprise is sick! How could communities,</div>
                     <div class="line">Degrees in schools and brotherhoods in cities,</div>
                     <div class="line">Peaceful commerce from dividable shores,</div>
                     <div class="line">The primogenitive and due of birth,</div>
                     <div class="line">Prerogative of age, crowns, sceptres, laurels,</div>
                     <div class="line">But by degree, stand in authentic place?</div>
                     <div class="line">Take but degree away, untune that string,</div>
                     <div class="line">And, hark, what discord follows! each thing meets</div>
                     <div class="line">In mere oppugnancy: the bounded waters</div>
                     <div class="line">Should lift their bosoms higher than the shores</div>
                     <div class="line">And make a sop of all this solid globe:</div>
                     <div class="line">Strength should be lord of imbecility,</div>
                     <div class="line">And the rude son should strike his father dead:</div>
                     <div class="line">Force should be right; or rather, right and wrong,</div>
                     <div class="line">Between whose endless jar justice resides,</div>
                     <div class="line">Should lose their names, and so should justice too.</div>
                     <div class="line">Then every thing includes itself in power,</div>
                     <div class="line">Power into will, will into appetite;</div>
                     <div class="line">And appetite, an universal wolf,</div>
                     <div class="line">So doubly seconded with will and power,</div>
                     <div class="line">Must make perforce an universal prey,</div>
                     <div class="line">And last eat up himself. Great Agamemnon,</div>
                     <div class="line">This chaos, when degree is suffocate,</div>
                     <div class="line">Follows the choking.</div>
                     <div class="line">And this neglection of degree it is</div>
                     <div class="line">That by a pace goes backward, with a purpose</div>
                     <div class="line">It hath to climb. The general's disdain'd</div>
                     <div class="line">By him one step below, he by the next,</div>
                     <div class="line">That next by him beneath; so every step,</div>
                     <div class="line">Exampled by the first pace that is sick</div>
                     <div class="line">Of his superior, grows to an envious fever</div>
                     <div class="line">Of pale and bloodless emulation:</div>
                     <div class="line">And 'tis this fever that keeps Troy on foot,</div>
                     <div class="line">Not her own sinews. To end a tale of length,</div>
                     <div class="line">Troy in our weakness stands, not in her strength.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Most wisely hath Ulysses here discover'd</div>
                     <div class="line">The fever whereof all our power is sick.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">The nature of the sickness found, Ulysses,</div>
                     <div class="line">What is the remedy?</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">The great Achilles, whom opinion crowns</div>
                     <div class="line">The sinew and the forehand of our host,</div>
                     <div class="line">Having his ear full of his airy fame,</div>
                     <div class="line">Grows dainty of his worth, and in his tent</div>
                     <div class="line">Lies mocking our designs: with him Patroclus</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon a lazy bed the livelong day</div>
                     <div class="line">Breaks scurril jests;</div>
                     <div class="line">And with ridiculous and awkward action,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which, slanderer, he imitation calls,</div>
                     <div class="line">He pageants us. Sometime, great Agamemnon,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy topless deputation he puts on,</div>
                     <div class="line">And, like a strutting player, whose conceit</div>
                     <div class="line">Lies in his hamstring, and doth think it rich</div>
                     <div class="line">To hear the wooden dialogue and sound</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twixt his stretch'd footing and the scaffoldage,--</div>
                     <div class="line">Such to-be-pitied and o'er-wrested seeming</div>
                     <div class="line">He acts thy greatness in: and when he speaks,</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis like a chime a-mending; with terms unsquared,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which, from the tongue of roaring Typhon dropp'd</div>
                     <div class="line">Would seem hyperboles. At this fusty stuff</div>
                     <div class="line">The large Achilles, on his press'd bed lolling,</div>
                     <div class="line">From his deep chest laughs out a loud applause;</div>
                     <div class="line">Cries 'Excellent! 'tis Agamemnon just.</div>
                     <div class="line">Now play me Nestor; hem, and stroke thy beard,</div>
                     <div class="line">As he being drest to some oration.'</div>
                     <div class="line">That's done, as near as the extremest ends</div>
                     <div class="line">Of parallels, as like as Vulcan and his wife:</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet god Achilles still cries 'Excellent!</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis Nestor right. Now play him me, Patroclus,</div>
                     <div class="line">Arming to answer in a night alarm.'</div>
                     <div class="line">And then, forsooth, the faint defects of age</div>
                     <div class="line">Must be the scene of mirth; to cough and spit,</div>
                     <div class="line">And, with a palsy-fumbling on his gorget,</div>
                     <div class="line">Shake in and out the rivet: and at this sport</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir Valour dies; cries 'O, enough, Patroclus;</div>
                     <div class="line">Or give me ribs of steel! I shall split all</div>
                     <div class="line">In pleasure of my spleen.' And in this fashion,</div>
                     <div class="line">All our abilities, gifts, natures, shapes,</div>
                     <div class="line">Severals and generals of grace exact,</div>
                     <div class="line">Achievements, plots, orders, preventions,</div>
                     <div class="line">Excitements to the field, or speech for truce,</div>
                     <div class="line">Success or loss, what is or is not, serves</div>
                     <div class="line">As stuff for these two to make paradoxes.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">And in the imitation of these twain--</div>
                     <div class="line">Who, as Ulysses says, opinion crowns</div>
                     <div class="line">With an imperial voice--many are infect.</div>
                     <div class="line">Ajax is grown self-will'd, and bears his head</div>
                     <div class="line">In such a rein, in full as proud a place</div>
                     <div class="line">As broad Achilles; keeps his tent like him;</div>
                     <div class="line">Makes factious feasts; rails on our state of war,</div>
                     <div class="line">Bold as an oracle, and sets Thersites,</div>
                     <div class="line">A slave whose gall coins slanders like a mint,</div>
                     <div class="line">To match us in comparisons with dirt,</div>
                     <div class="line">To weaken and discredit our exposure,</div>
                     <div class="line">How rank soever rounded in with danger.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">They tax our policy, and call it cowardice,</div>
                     <div class="line">Count wisdom as no member of the war,</div>
                     <div class="line">Forestall prescience, and esteem no act</div>
                     <div class="line">But that of hand: the still and mental parts,</div>
                     <div class="line">That do contrive how many hands shall strike,</div>
                     <div class="line">When fitness calls them on, and know by measure</div>
                     <div class="line">Of their observant toil the enemies' weight,--</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, this hath not a finger's dignity:</div>
                     <div class="line">They call this bed-work, mappery, closet-war;</div>
                     <div class="line">So that the ram that batters down the wall,</div>
                     <div class="line">For the great swing and rudeness of his poise,</div>
                     <div class="line">They place before his hand that made the engine,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or those that with the fineness of their souls</div>
                     <div class="line">By reason guide his execution.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Let this be granted, and Achilles' horse</div>
                     <div class="line">Makes many Thetis' sons.</div>
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               <p>A tucket</p>
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                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">What trumpet? look, Menelaus.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">MENELAUS</div>
                     <div class="line">From Troy.</div>
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               <p>Enter AENEAS</p>
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                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">What would you 'fore our tent?</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Is this great Agamemnon's tent, I pray you?</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Even this.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">May one, that is a herald and a prince,</div>
                     <div class="line">Do a fair message to his kingly ears?</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">With surety stronger than Achilles' arm</div>
                     <div class="line">'Fore all the Greekish heads, which with one voice</div>
                     <div class="line">Call Agamemnon head and general.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Fair leave and large security. How may</div>
                     <div class="line">A stranger to those most imperial looks</div>
                     <div class="line">Know them from eyes of other mortals?</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">How!</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay;</div>
                     <div class="line">I ask, that I might waken reverence,</div>
                     <div class="line">And bid the cheek be ready with a blush</div>
                     <div class="line">Modest as morning when she coldly eyes</div>
                     <div class="line">The youthful Phoebus:</div>
                     <div class="line">Which is that god in office, guiding men?</div>
                     <div class="line">Which is the high and mighty Agamemnon?</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">This Trojan scorns us; or the men of Troy</div>
                     <div class="line">Are ceremonious courtiers.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Courtiers as free, as debonair, unarm'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">As bending angels; that's their fame in peace:</div>
                     <div class="line">But when they would seem soldiers, they have galls,</div>
                     <div class="line">Good arms, strong joints, true swords; and,</div>
                     <div class="line">Jove's accord,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nothing so full of heart. But peace, AEneas,</div>
                     <div class="line">Peace, Trojan; lay thy finger on thy lips!</div>
                     <div class="line">The worthiness of praise distains his worth,</div>
                     <div class="line">If that the praised himself bring the praise forth:</div>
                     <div class="line">But what the repining enemy commends,</div>
                     <div class="line">That breath fame blows; that praise, sole sure,</div>
                     <div class="line">transcends.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, you of Troy, call you yourself AEneas?</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, Greek, that is my name.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">What's your affair I pray you?</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, pardon; 'tis for Agamemnon's ears.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">He hears naught privately that comes from Troy.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor I from Troy come not to whisper him:</div>
                     <div class="line">I bring a trumpet to awake his ear,</div>
                     <div class="line">To set his sense on the attentive bent,</div>
                     <div class="line">And then to speak.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Speak frankly as the wind;</div>
                     <div class="line">It is not Agamemnon's sleeping hour:</div>
                     <div class="line">That thou shalt know. Trojan, he is awake,</div>
                     <div class="line">He tells thee so himself.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Trumpet, blow loud,</div>
                     <div class="line">Send thy brass voice through all these lazy tents;</div>
                     <div class="line">And every Greek of mettle, let him know,</div>
                     <div class="line">What Troy means fairly shall be spoke aloud.</div>
                     <p>Trumpet sounds</p>
                     <div class="line">We have, great Agamemnon, here in Troy</div>
                     <div class="line">A prince call'd Hector,--Priam is his father,--</div>
                     <div class="line">Who in this dull and long-continued truce</div>
                     <div class="line">Is rusty grown: he bade me take a trumpet,</div>
                     <div class="line">And to this purpose speak. Kings, princes, lords!</div>
                     <div class="line">If there be one among the fair'st of Greece</div>
                     <div class="line">That holds his honour higher than his ease,</div>
                     <div class="line">That seeks his praise more than he fears his peril,</div>
                     <div class="line">That knows his valour, and knows not his fear,</div>
                     <div class="line">That loves his mistress more than in confession,</div>
                     <div class="line">With truant vows to her own lips he loves,</div>
                     <div class="line">And dare avow her beauty and her worth</div>
                     <div class="line">In other arms than hers,--to him this challenge.</div>
                     <div class="line">Hector, in view of Trojans and of Greeks,</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall make it good, or do his best to do it,</div>
                     <div class="line">He hath a lady, wiser, fairer, truer,</div>
                     <div class="line">Than ever Greek did compass in his arms,</div>
                     <div class="line">And will to-morrow with his trumpet call</div>
                     <div class="line">Midway between your tents and walls of Troy,</div>
                     <div class="line">To rouse a Grecian that is true in love:</div>
                     <div class="line">If any come, Hector shall honour him;</div>
                     <div class="line">If none, he'll say in Troy when he retires,</div>
                     <div class="line">The Grecian dames are sunburnt and not worth</div>
                     <div class="line">The splinter of a lance. Even so much.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">This shall be told our lovers, Lord AEneas;</div>
                     <div class="line">If none of them have soul in such a kind,</div>
                     <div class="line">We left them all at home: but we are soldiers;</div>
                     <div class="line">And may that soldier a mere recreant prove,</div>
                     <div class="line">That means not, hath not, or is not in love!</div>
                     <div class="line">If then one is, or hath, or means to be,</div>
                     <div class="line">That one meets Hector; if none else, I am he.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Tell him of Nestor, one that was a man</div>
                     <div class="line">When Hector's grandsire suck'd: he is old now;</div>
                     <div class="line">But if there be not in our Grecian host</div>
                     <div class="line">One noble man that hath one spark of fire,</div>
                     <div class="line">To answer for his love, tell him from me</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll hide my silver beard in a gold beaver</div>
                     <div class="line">And in my vantbrace put this wither'd brawn,</div>
                     <div class="line">And meeting him will tell him that my lady</div>
                     <div class="line">Was fairer than his grandam and as chaste</div>
                     <div class="line">As may be in the world: his youth in flood,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll prove this truth with my three drops of blood.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Now heavens forbid such scarcity of youth!</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Amen.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Fair Lord AEneas, let me touch your hand;</div>
                     <div class="line">To our pavilion shall I lead you, sir.</div>
                     <div class="line">Achilles shall have word of this intent;</div>
                     <div class="line">So shall each lord of Greece, from tent to tent:</div>
                     <div class="line">Yourself shall feast with us before you go</div>
                     <div class="line">And find the welcome of a noble foe.</div>
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               <p>Exeunt all but ULYSSES and NESTOR</p>
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                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Nestor!</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">What says Ulysses?</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">I have a young conception in my brain;</div>
                     <div class="line">Be you my time to bring it to some shape.</div>
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                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">What is't?</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">This 'tis:</div>
                     <div class="line">Blunt wedges rive hard knots: the seeded pride</div>
                     <div class="line">That hath to this maturity blown up</div>
                     <div class="line">In rank Achilles must or now be cropp'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or, shedding, breed a nursery of like evil,</div>
                     <div class="line">To overbulk us all.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, and how?</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">This challenge that the gallant Hector sends,</div>
                     <div class="line">However it is spread in general name,</div>
                     <div class="line">Relates in purpose only to Achilles.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">The purpose is perspicuous even as substance,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose grossness little characters sum up:</div>
                     <div class="line">And, in the publication, make no strain,</div>
                     <div class="line">But that Achilles, were his brain as barren</div>
                     <div class="line">As banks of Libya,--though, Apollo knows,</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis dry enough,--will, with great speed of judgment,</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, with celerity, find Hector's purpose</div>
                     <div class="line">Pointing on him.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">And wake him to the answer, think you?</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Yes, 'tis most meet: whom may you else oppose,</div>
                     <div class="line">That can from Hector bring his honour off,</div>
                     <div class="line">If not Achilles? Though't be a sportful combat,</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet in the trial much opinion dwells;</div>
                     <div class="line">For here the Trojans taste our dear'st repute</div>
                     <div class="line">With their finest palate: and trust to me, Ulysses,</div>
                     <div class="line">Our imputation shall be oddly poised</div>
                     <div class="line">In this wild action; for the success,</div>
                     <div class="line">Although particular, shall give a scantling</div>
                     <div class="line">Of good or bad unto the general;</div>
                     <div class="line">And in such indexes, although small pricks</div>
                     <div class="line">To their subsequent volumes, there is seen</div>
                     <div class="line">The baby figure of the giant mass</div>
                     <div class="line">Of things to come at large. It is supposed</div>
                     <div class="line">He that meets Hector issues from our choice</div>
                     <div class="line">And choice, being mutual act of all our souls,</div>
                     <div class="line">Makes merit her election, and doth boil,</div>
                     <div class="line">As 'twere from us all, a man distill'd</div>
                     <div class="line">Out of our virtues; who miscarrying,</div>
                     <div class="line">What heart receives from hence the conquering part,</div>
                     <div class="line">To steel a strong opinion to themselves?</div>
                     <div class="line">Which entertain'd, limbs are his instruments,</div>
                     <div class="line">In no less working than are swords and bows</div>
                     <div class="line">Directive by the limbs.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Give pardon to my speech:</div>
                     <div class="line">Therefore 'tis meet Achilles meet not Hector.</div>
                     <div class="line">Let us, like merchants, show our foulest wares,</div>
                     <div class="line">And think, perchance, they'll sell; if not,</div>
                     <div class="line">The lustre of the better yet to show,</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall show the better. Do not consent</div>
                     <div class="line">That ever Hector and Achilles meet;</div>
                     <div class="line">For both our honour and our shame in this</div>
                     <div class="line">Are dogg'd with two strange followers.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">I see them not with my old eyes: what are they?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">What glory our Achilles shares from Hector,</div>
                     <div class="line">Were he not proud, we all should share with him:</div>
                     <div class="line">But he already is too insolent;</div>
                     <div class="line">And we were better parch in Afric sun</div>
                     <div class="line">Than in the pride and salt scorn of his eyes,</div>
                     <div class="line">Should he 'scape Hector fair: if he were foil'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">Why then, we did our main opinion crush</div>
                     <div class="line">In taint of our best man. No, make a lottery;</div>
                     <div class="line">And, by device, let blockish Ajax draw</div>
                     <div class="line">The sort to fight with Hector: among ourselves</div>
                     <div class="line">Give him allowance for the better man;</div>
                     <div class="line">For that will physic the great Myrmidon</div>
                     <div class="line">Who broils in loud applause, and make him fall</div>
                     <div class="line">His crest that prouder than blue Iris bends.</div>
                     <div class="line">If the dull brainless Ajax come safe off,</div>
                     <div class="line">We'll dress him up in voices: if he fail,</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet go we under our opinion still</div>
                     <div class="line">That we have better men. But, hit or miss,</div>
                     <div class="line">Our project's life this shape of sense assumes:</div>
                     <div class="line">Ajax employ'd plucks down Achilles' plumes.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Ulysses,</div>
                     <div class="line">Now I begin to relish thy advice;</div>
                     <div class="line">And I will give a taste of it forthwith</div>
                     <div class="line">To Agamemnon: go we to him straight.</div>
                     <div class="line">Two curs shall tame each other: pride alone</div>
                     <div class="line">Must tarre the mastiffs on, as 'twere their bone.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
         </article>
         <article class="chapter" id="R.1.5">
            <header class="chapter-titlepage">
               <h2>Chapter 2. 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.  A part of the Grecian camp.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.5.3">2. SCENE II.  Troy. A room in Priam's palace.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.5.4">3. SCENE III.  The Grecian camp. Before Achilles' tent.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                  </ul>
               </div>
            </div>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.5.2">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>1. SCENE I.  A part of the Grecian camp.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter AJAX and THERSITES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Thersites!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Agamemnon, how if he had boils? full, all over,</div>
                     <div class="line">generally?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Thersites!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">And those boils did run? say so: did not the</div>
                     <div class="line">general run then? were not that a botchy core?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Dog!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Then would come some matter from him; I see none now.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou bitch-wolf's son, canst thou not hear?</div>
                     <p>Beating him</p>
                     <div class="line">Feel, then.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">The plague of Greece upon thee, thou mongrel</div>
                     <div class="line">beef-witted lord!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Speak then, thou vinewedst leaven, speak: I will</div>
                     <div class="line">beat thee into handsomeness.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">I shall sooner rail thee into wit and holiness: but,</div>
                     <div class="line">I think, thy horse will sooner con an oration than</div>
                     <div class="line">thou learn a prayer without book. Thou canst strike,</div>
                     <div class="line">canst thou? a red murrain o' thy jade's tricks!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Toadstool, learn me the proclamation.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Dost thou think I have no sense, thou strikest me thus?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">The proclamation!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou art proclaimed a fool, I think.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Do not, porpentine, do not: my fingers itch.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">I would thou didst itch from head to foot and I had</div>
                     <div class="line">the scratching of thee; I would make thee the</div>
                     <div class="line">loathsomest scab in Greece. When thou art forth in</div>
                     <div class="line">the incursions, thou strikest as slow as another.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">I say, the proclamation!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou grumblest and railest every hour on Achilles,</div>
                     <div class="line">and thou art as full of envy at his greatness as</div>
                     <div class="line">Cerberus is at Proserpine's beauty, ay, that thou</div>
                     <div class="line">barkest at him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Mistress Thersites!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou shouldest strike him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Cobloaf!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">He would pun thee into shivers with his fist, as a</div>
                     <div class="line">sailor breaks a biscuit.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Beating him</span>  You whoreson cur!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Do, do.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou stool for a witch!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, do, do; thou sodden-witted lord! thou hast no</div>
                     <div class="line">more brain than I have in mine elbows; an assinego</div>
                     <div class="line">may tutor thee: thou scurvy-valiant ass! thou art</div>
                     <div class="line">here but to thrash Trojans; and thou art bought and</div>
                     <div class="line">sold among those of any wit, like a barbarian slave.</div>
                     <div class="line">If thou use to beat me, I will begin at thy heel, and</div>
                     <div class="line">tell what thou art by inches, thou thing of no</div>
                     <div class="line">bowels, thou!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">You dog!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">You scurvy lord!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Beating him</span>  You cur!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Mars his idiot! do, rudeness; do, camel; do, do.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter ACHILLES and PATROCLUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, how now, Ajax! wherefore do you thus? How now,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thersites! what's the matter, man?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">You see him there, do you?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay; what's the matter?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, look upon him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">So I do: what's the matter?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, but regard him well.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">'Well!' why, I do so.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">But yet you look not well upon him; for whosoever you</div>
                     <div class="line">take him to be, he is Ajax.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">I know that, fool.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, but that fool knows not himself.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Therefore I beat thee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Lo, lo, lo, lo, what modicums of wit he utters! his</div>
                     <div class="line">evasions have ears thus long. I have bobbed his</div>
                     <div class="line">brain more than he has beat my bones: I will buy</div>
                     <div class="line">nine sparrows for a penny, and his pia mater is not</div>
                     <div class="line">worth the nineth part of a sparrow. This lord,</div>
                     <div class="line">Achilles, Ajax, who wears his wit in his belly and</div>
                     <div class="line">his guts in his head, I'll tell you what I say of</div>
                     <div class="line">him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">What?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">I say, this Ajax--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Ajax offers to beat him</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, good Ajax.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Has not so much wit--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, I must hold you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">As will stop the eye of Helen's needle, for whom he</div>
                     <div class="line">comes to fight.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Peace, fool!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">I would have peace and quietness, but the fool will</div>
                     <div class="line">not: he there: that he: look you there.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">O thou damned cur! I shall--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Will you set your wit to a fool's?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">No, I warrant you; for a fools will shame it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Good words, Thersites.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">What's the quarrel?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">I bade the vile owl go learn me the tenor of the</div>
                     <div class="line">proclamation, and he rails upon me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">I serve thee not.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, go to, go to.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">I serve here voluntarily.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Your last service was sufferance, 'twas not</div>
                     <div class="line">voluntary: no man is beaten voluntary: Ajax was</div>
                     <div class="line">here the voluntary, and you as under an impress.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">E'en so; a great deal of your wit, too, lies in your</div>
                     <div class="line">sinews, or else there be liars. Hector have a great</div>
                     <div class="line">catch, if he knock out either of your brains: a'</div>
                     <div class="line">were as good crack a fusty nut with no kernel.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">What, with me too, Thersites?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">There's Ulysses and old Nestor, whose wit was mouldy</div>
                     <div class="line">ere your grandsires had nails on their toes, yoke you</div>
                     <div class="line">like draught-oxen and make you plough up the wars.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">What, what?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Yes, good sooth: to, Achilles! to, Ajax! to!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">I shall cut out your tongue.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis no matter! I shall speak as much as thou</div>
                     <div class="line">afterwards.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">No more words, Thersites; peace!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">I will hold my peace when Achilles' brach bids me, shall I?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">There's for you, Patroclus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">I will see you hanged, like clotpoles, ere I come</div>
                     <div class="line">any more to your tents: I will keep where there is</div>
                     <div class="line">wit stirring and leave the faction of fools.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">A good riddance.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Marry, this, sir, is proclaim'd through all our host:</div>
                     <div class="line">That Hector, by the fifth hour of the sun,</div>
                     <div class="line">Will with a trumpet 'twixt our tents and Troy</div>
                     <div class="line">To-morrow morning call some knight to arms</div>
                     <div class="line">That hath a stomach; and such a one that dare</div>
                     <div class="line">Maintain--I know not what: 'tis trash. Farewell.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Farewell. Who shall answer him?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">I know not: 'tis put to lottery; otherwise</div>
                     <div class="line">He knew his man.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">O, meaning you. I will go learn more of it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.5.3">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>2. SCENE II.  Troy. A room in Priam's palace.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter PRIAM, HECTOR, TROILUS, PARIS, and HELENUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PRIAM</div>
                     <div class="line">After so many hours, lives, speeches spent,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thus once again says Nestor from the Greeks:</div>
                     <div class="line">'Deliver Helen, and all damage else--</div>
                     <div class="line">As honour, loss of time, travail, expense,</div>
                     <div class="line">Wounds, friends, and what else dear that is consumed</div>
                     <div class="line">In hot digestion of this cormorant war--</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall be struck off.' Hector, what say you to't?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Though no man lesser fears the Greeks than I</div>
                     <div class="line">As far as toucheth my particular,</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet, dread Priam,</div>
                     <div class="line">There is no lady of more softer bowels,</div>
                     <div class="line">More spongy to suck in the sense of fear,</div>
                     <div class="line">More ready to cry out 'Who knows what follows?'</div>
                     <div class="line">Than Hector is: the wound of peace is surety,</div>
                     <div class="line">Surety secure; but modest doubt is call'd</div>
                     <div class="line">The beacon of the wise, the tent that searches</div>
                     <div class="line">To the bottom of the worst. Let Helen go:</div>
                     <div class="line">Since the first sword was drawn about this question,</div>
                     <div class="line">Every tithe soul, 'mongst many thousand dismes,</div>
                     <div class="line">Hath been as dear as Helen; I mean, of ours:</div>
                     <div class="line">If we have lost so many tenths of ours,</div>
                     <div class="line">To guard a thing not ours nor worth to us,</div>
                     <div class="line">Had it our name, the value of one ten,</div>
                     <div class="line">What merit's in that reason which denies</div>
                     <div class="line">The yielding of her up?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Fie, fie, my brother!</div>
                     <div class="line">Weigh you the worth and honour of a king</div>
                     <div class="line">So great as our dread father in a scale</div>
                     <div class="line">Of common ounces? will you with counters sum</div>
                     <div class="line">The past proportion of his infinite?</div>
                     <div class="line">And buckle in a waist most fathomless</div>
                     <div class="line">With spans and inches so diminutive</div>
                     <div class="line">As fears and reasons? fie, for godly shame!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELENUS</div>
                     <div class="line">No marvel, though you bite so sharp at reasons,</div>
                     <div class="line">You are so empty of them. Should not our father</div>
                     <div class="line">Bear the great sway of his affairs with reasons,</div>
                     <div class="line">Because your speech hath none that tells him so?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You are for dreams and slumbers, brother priest;</div>
                     <div class="line">You fur your gloves with reason. Here are</div>
                     <div class="line">your reasons:</div>
                     <div class="line">You know an enemy intends you harm;</div>
                     <div class="line">You know a sword employ'd is perilous,</div>
                     <div class="line">And reason flies the object of all harm:</div>
                     <div class="line">Who marvels then, when Helenus beholds</div>
                     <div class="line">A Grecian and his sword, if he do set</div>
                     <div class="line">The very wings of reason to his heels</div>
                     <div class="line">And fly like chidden Mercury from Jove,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or like a star disorb'd? Nay, if we talk of reason,</div>
                     <div class="line">Let's shut our gates and sleep: manhood and honour</div>
                     <div class="line">Should have hare-hearts, would they but fat</div>
                     <div class="line">their thoughts</div>
                     <div class="line">With this cramm'd reason: reason and respect</div>
                     <div class="line">Make livers pale and lustihood deject.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Brother, she is not worth what she doth cost</div>
                     <div class="line">The holding.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What is aught, but as 'tis valued?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">But value dwells not in particular will;</div>
                     <div class="line">It holds his estimate and dignity</div>
                     <div class="line">As well wherein 'tis precious of itself</div>
                     <div class="line">As in the prizer: 'tis mad idolatry</div>
                     <div class="line">To make the service greater than the god</div>
                     <div class="line">And the will dotes that is attributive</div>
                     <div class="line">To what infectiously itself affects,</div>
                     <div class="line">Without some image of the affected merit.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I take to-day a wife, and my election</div>
                     <div class="line">Is led on in the conduct of my will;</div>
                     <div class="line">My will enkindled by mine eyes and ears,</div>
                     <div class="line">Two traded pilots 'twixt the dangerous shores</div>
                     <div class="line">Of will and judgment: how may I avoid,</div>
                     <div class="line">Although my will distaste what it elected,</div>
                     <div class="line">The wife I chose? there can be no evasion</div>
                     <div class="line">To blench from this and to stand firm by honour:</div>
                     <div class="line">We turn not back the silks upon the merchant,</div>
                     <div class="line">When we have soil'd them, nor the remainder viands</div>
                     <div class="line">We do not throw in unrespective sieve,</div>
                     <div class="line">Because we now are full. It was thought meet</div>
                     <div class="line">Paris should do some vengeance on the Greeks:</div>
                     <div class="line">Your breath of full consent bellied his sails;</div>
                     <div class="line">The seas and winds, old wranglers, took a truce</div>
                     <div class="line">And did him service: he touch'd the ports desired,</div>
                     <div class="line">And for an old aunt whom the Greeks held captive,</div>
                     <div class="line">He brought a Grecian queen, whose youth and freshness</div>
                     <div class="line">Wrinkles Apollo's, and makes stale the morning.</div>
                     <div class="line">Why keep we her? the Grecians keep our aunt:</div>
                     <div class="line">Is she worth keeping? why, she is a pearl,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose price hath launch'd above a thousand ships,</div>
                     <div class="line">And turn'd crown'd kings to merchants.</div>
                     <div class="line">If you'll avouch 'twas wisdom Paris went--</div>
                     <div class="line">As you must needs, for you all cried 'Go, go,'--</div>
                     <div class="line">If you'll confess he brought home noble prize--</div>
                     <div class="line">As you must needs, for you all clapp'd your hands</div>
                     <div class="line">And cried 'Inestimable!'--why do you now</div>
                     <div class="line">The issue of your proper wisdoms rate,</div>
                     <div class="line">And do a deed that fortune never did,</div>
                     <div class="line">Beggar the estimation which you prized</div>
                     <div class="line">Richer than sea and land? O, theft most base,</div>
                     <div class="line">That we have stol'n what we do fear to keep!</div>
                     <div class="line">But, thieves, unworthy of a thing so stol'n,</div>
                     <div class="line">That in their country did them that disgrace,</div>
                     <div class="line">We fear to warrant in our native place!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CASSANDRA</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Within</span>  Cry, Trojans, cry!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PRIAM</div>
                     <div class="line">What noise? what shriek is this?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis our mad sister, I do know her voice.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CASSANDRA</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Within</span>  Cry, Trojans!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">It is Cassandra.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter CASSANDRA, raving</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CASSANDRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Cry, Trojans, cry! lend me ten thousand eyes,</div>
                     <div class="line">And I will fill them with prophetic tears.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Peace, sister, peace!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CASSANDRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Virgins and boys, mid-age and wrinkled eld,</div>
                     <div class="line">Soft infancy, that nothing canst but cry,</div>
                     <div class="line">Add to my clamours! let us pay betimes</div>
                     <div class="line">A moiety of that mass of moan to come.</div>
                     <div class="line">Cry, Trojans, cry! practise your eyes with tears!</div>
                     <div class="line">Troy must not be, nor goodly Ilion stand;</div>
                     <div class="line">Our firebrand brother, Paris, burns us all.</div>
                     <div class="line">Cry, Trojans, cry! a Helen and a woe:</div>
                     <div class="line">Cry, cry! Troy burns, or else let Helen go.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, youthful Troilus, do not these high strains</div>
                     <div class="line">Of divination in our sister work</div>
                     <div class="line">Some touches of remorse? or is your blood</div>
                     <div class="line">So madly hot that no discourse of reason,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor fear of bad success in a bad cause,</div>
                     <div class="line">Can qualify the same?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, brother Hector,</div>
                     <div class="line">We may not think the justness of each act</div>
                     <div class="line">Such and no other than event doth form it,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor once deject the courage of our minds,</div>
                     <div class="line">Because Cassandra's mad: her brain-sick raptures</div>
                     <div class="line">Cannot distaste the goodness of a quarrel</div>
                     <div class="line">Which hath our several honours all engaged</div>
                     <div class="line">To make it gracious. For my private part,</div>
                     <div class="line">I am no more touch'd than all Priam's sons:</div>
                     <div class="line">And Jove forbid there should be done amongst us</div>
                     <div class="line">Such things as might offend the weakest spleen</div>
                     <div class="line">To fight for and maintain!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Else might the world convince of levity</div>
                     <div class="line">As well my undertakings as your counsels:</div>
                     <div class="line">But I attest the gods, your full consent</div>
                     <div class="line">Gave wings to my propension and cut off</div>
                     <div class="line">All fears attending on so dire a project.</div>
                     <div class="line">For what, alas, can these my single arms?</div>
                     <div class="line">What Propugnation is in one man's valour,</div>
                     <div class="line">To stand the push and enmity of those</div>
                     <div class="line">This quarrel would excite? Yet, I protest,</div>
                     <div class="line">Were I alone to pass the difficulties</div>
                     <div class="line">And had as ample power as I have will,</div>
                     <div class="line">Paris should ne'er retract what he hath done,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor faint in the pursuit.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PRIAM</div>
                     <div class="line">Paris, you speak</div>
                     <div class="line">Like one besotted on your sweet delights:</div>
                     <div class="line">You have the honey still, but these the gall;</div>
                     <div class="line">So to be valiant is no praise at all.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, I propose not merely to myself</div>
                     <div class="line">The pleasures such a beauty brings with it;</div>
                     <div class="line">But I would have the soil of her fair rape</div>
                     <div class="line">Wiped off, in honourable keeping her.</div>
                     <div class="line">What treason were it to the ransack'd queen,</div>
                     <div class="line">Disgrace to your great worths and shame to me,</div>
                     <div class="line">Now to deliver her possession up</div>
                     <div class="line">On terms of base compulsion! Can it be</div>
                     <div class="line">That so degenerate a strain as this</div>
                     <div class="line">Should once set footing in your generous bosoms?</div>
                     <div class="line">There's not the meanest spirit on our party</div>
                     <div class="line">Without a heart to dare or sword to draw</div>
                     <div class="line">When Helen is defended, nor none so noble</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose life were ill bestow'd or death unfamed</div>
                     <div class="line">Where Helen is the subject; then, I say,</div>
                     <div class="line">Well may we fight for her whom, we know well,</div>
                     <div class="line">The world's large spaces cannot parallel.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Paris and Troilus, you have both said well,</div>
                     <div class="line">And on the cause and question now in hand</div>
                     <div class="line">Have glozed, but superficially: not much</div>
                     <div class="line">Unlike young men, whom Aristotle thought</div>
                     <div class="line">Unfit to hear moral philosophy:</div>
                     <div class="line">The reasons you allege do more conduce</div>
                     <div class="line">To the hot passion of distemper'd blood</div>
                     <div class="line">Than to make up a free determination</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twixt right and wrong, for pleasure and revenge</div>
                     <div class="line">Have ears more deaf than adders to the voice</div>
                     <div class="line">Of any true decision. Nature craves</div>
                     <div class="line">All dues be render'd to their owners: now,</div>
                     <div class="line">What nearer debt in all humanity</div>
                     <div class="line">Than wife is to the husband? If this law</div>
                     <div class="line">Of nature be corrupted through affection,</div>
                     <div class="line">And that great minds, of partial indulgence</div>
                     <div class="line">To their benumbed wills, resist the same,</div>
                     <div class="line">There is a law in each well-order'd nation</div>
                     <div class="line">To curb those raging appetites that are</div>
                     <div class="line">Most disobedient and refractory.</div>
                     <div class="line">If Helen then be wife to Sparta's king,</div>
                     <div class="line">As it is known she is, these moral laws</div>
                     <div class="line">Of nature and of nations speak aloud</div>
                     <div class="line">To have her back return'd: thus to persist</div>
                     <div class="line">In doing wrong extenuates not wrong,</div>
                     <div class="line">But makes it much more heavy. Hector's opinion</div>
                     <div class="line">Is this in way of truth; yet ne'ertheless,</div>
                     <div class="line">My spritely brethren, I propend to you</div>
                     <div class="line">In resolution to keep Helen still,</div>
                     <div class="line">For 'tis a cause that hath no mean dependance</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon our joint and several dignities.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, there you touch'd the life of our design:</div>
                     <div class="line">Were it not glory that we more affected</div>
                     <div class="line">Than the performance of our heaving spleens,</div>
                     <div class="line">I would not wish a drop of Trojan blood</div>
                     <div class="line">Spent more in her defence. But, worthy Hector,</div>
                     <div class="line">She is a theme of honour and renown,</div>
                     <div class="line">A spur to valiant and magnanimous deeds,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose present courage may beat down our foes,</div>
                     <div class="line">And fame in time to come canonize us;</div>
                     <div class="line">For, I presume, brave Hector would not lose</div>
                     <div class="line">So rich advantage of a promised glory</div>
                     <div class="line">As smiles upon the forehead of this action</div>
                     <div class="line">For the wide world's revenue.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">I am yours,</div>
                     <div class="line">You valiant offspring of great Priamus.</div>
                     <div class="line">I have a roisting challenge sent amongst</div>
                     <div class="line">The dun and factious nobles of the Greeks</div>
                     <div class="line">Will strike amazement to their drowsy spirits:</div>
                     <div class="line">I was advertised their great general slept,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whilst emulation in the army crept:</div>
                     <div class="line">This, I presume, will wake him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.5.4">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>3. SCENE III.  The Grecian camp. Before Achilles' tent.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter THERSITES, solus</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">How now, Thersites! what lost in the labyrinth of</div>
                     <div class="line">thy fury! Shall the elephant Ajax carry it thus? He</div>
                     <div class="line">beats me, and I rail at him: O, worthy satisfaction!</div>
                     <div class="line">would it were otherwise; that I could beat him,</div>
                     <div class="line">whilst he railed at me. 'Sfoot, I'll learn to</div>
                     <div class="line">conjure and raise devils, but I'll see some issue of</div>
                     <div class="line">my spiteful execrations. Then there's Achilles, a</div>
                     <div class="line">rare enginer! If Troy be not taken till these two</div>
                     <div class="line">undermine it, the walls will stand till they fall of</div>
                     <div class="line">themselves. O thou great thunder-darter of Olympus,</div>
                     <div class="line">forget that thou art Jove, the king of gods and,</div>
                     <div class="line">Mercury, lose all the serpentine craft of thy</div>
                     <div class="line">caduceus, if ye take not that little, little less</div>
                     <div class="line">than little wit from them that they have! which</div>
                     <div class="line">short-armed ignorance itself knows is so abundant</div>
                     <div class="line">scarce, it will not in circumvention deliver a fly</div>
                     <div class="line">from a spider, without drawing their massy irons and</div>
                     <div class="line">cutting the web. After this, the vengeance on the</div>
                     <div class="line">whole camp! or rather, the bone-ache! for that,</div>
                     <div class="line">methinks, is the curse dependent on those that war</div>
                     <div class="line">for a placket. I have said my prayers and devil Envy</div>
                     <div class="line">say Amen. What ho! my Lord Achilles!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter PATROCLUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Who's there? Thersites! Good Thersites, come in and rail.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">If I could have remembered a gilt counterfeit, thou</div>
                     <div class="line">wouldst not have slipped out of my contemplation: but</div>
                     <div class="line">it is no matter; thyself upon thyself! The common</div>
                     <div class="line">curse of mankind, folly and ignorance, be thine in</div>
                     <div class="line">great revenue! heaven bless thee from a tutor, and</div>
                     <div class="line">discipline come not near thee! Let thy blood be thy</div>
                     <div class="line">direction till thy death! then if she that lays thee</div>
                     <div class="line">out says thou art a fair corse, I'll be sworn and</div>
                     <div class="line">sworn upon't she never shrouded any but lazars.</div>
                     <div class="line">Amen. Where's Achilles?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What, art thou devout? wast thou in prayer?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay: the heavens hear me!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter ACHILLES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Who's there?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Thersites, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Where, where? Art thou come? why, my cheese, my</div>
                     <div class="line">digestion, why hast thou not served thyself in to</div>
                     <div class="line">my table so many meals? Come, what's Agamemnon?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy commander, Achilles. Then tell me, Patroclus,</div>
                     <div class="line">what's Achilles?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy lord, Thersites: then tell me, I pray thee,</div>
                     <div class="line">what's thyself?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy knower, Patroclus: then tell me, Patroclus,</div>
                     <div class="line">what art thou?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou mayst tell that knowest.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">O, tell, tell.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll decline the whole question. Agamemnon commands</div>
                     <div class="line">Achilles; Achilles is my lord; I am Patroclus'</div>
                     <div class="line">knower, and Patroclus is a fool.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You rascal!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Peace, fool! I have not done.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">He is a privileged man. Proceed, Thersites.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Agamemnon is a fool; Achilles is a fool; Thersites</div>
                     <div class="line">is a fool, and, as aforesaid, Patroclus is a fool.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Derive this; come.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Agamemnon is a fool to offer to command Achilles;</div>
                     <div class="line">Achilles is a fool to be commanded of Agamemnon;</div>
                     <div class="line">Thersites is a fool to serve such a fool, and</div>
                     <div class="line">Patroclus is a fool positive.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Why am I a fool?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Make that demand of the prover. It suffices me thou</div>
                     <div class="line">art. Look you, who comes here?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Patroclus, I'll speak with nobody.</div>
                     <div class="line">Come in with me, Thersites.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Here is such patchery, such juggling and such</div>
                     <div class="line">knavery! all the argument is a cuckold and a</div>
                     <div class="line">whore; a good quarrel to draw emulous factions</div>
                     <div class="line">and bleed to death upon. Now, the dry serpigo on</div>
                     <div class="line">the subject! and war and lechery confound all!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <p>Enter AGAMEMNON, ULYSSES, NESTOR, DIOMEDES, and AJAX</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is Achilles?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Within his tent; but ill disposed, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Let it be known to him that we are here.</div>
                     <div class="line">He shent our messengers; and we lay by</div>
                     <div class="line">Our appertainments, visiting of him:</div>
                     <div class="line">Let him be told so; lest perchance he think</div>
                     <div class="line">We dare not move the question of our place,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or know not what we are.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I shall say so to him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">We saw him at the opening of his tent:</div>
                     <div class="line">He is not sick.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Yes, lion-sick, sick of proud heart: you may call it</div>
                     <div class="line">melancholy, if you will favour the man; but, by my</div>
                     <div class="line">head, 'tis pride: but why, why? let him show us the</div>
                     <div class="line">cause. A word, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Takes AGAMEMNON aside</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">What moves Ajax thus to bay at him?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Achilles hath inveigled his fool from him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Who, Thersites?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">He.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Then will Ajax lack matter, if he have lost his argument.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">No, you see, he is his argument that has his</div>
                     <div class="line">argument, Achilles.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">All the better; their fraction is more our wish than</div>
                     <div class="line">their faction: but it was a strong composure a fool</div>
                     <div class="line">could disunite.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">The amity that wisdom knits not, folly may easily</div>
                     <div class="line">untie. Here comes Patroclus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter PATROCLUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">No Achilles with him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">The elephant hath joints, but none for courtesy:</div>
                     <div class="line">his legs are legs for necessity, not for flexure.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Achilles bids me say, he is much sorry,</div>
                     <div class="line">If any thing more than your sport and pleasure</div>
                     <div class="line">Did move your greatness and this noble state</div>
                     <div class="line">To call upon him; he hopes it is no other</div>
                     <div class="line">But for your health and your digestion sake,</div>
                     <div class="line">And after-dinner's breath.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Hear you, Patroclus:</div>
                     <div class="line">We are too well acquainted with these answers:</div>
                     <div class="line">But his evasion, wing'd thus swift with scorn,</div>
                     <div class="line">Cannot outfly our apprehensions.</div>
                     <div class="line">Much attribute he hath, and much the reason</div>
                     <div class="line">Why we ascribe it to him; yet all his virtues,</div>
                     <div class="line">Not virtuously on his own part beheld,</div>
                     <div class="line">Do in our eyes begin to lose their gloss,</div>
                     <div class="line">Yea, like fair fruit in an unwholesome dish,</div>
                     <div class="line">Are like to rot untasted. Go and tell him,</div>
                     <div class="line">We come to speak with him; and you shall not sin,</div>
                     <div class="line">If you do say we think him over-proud</div>
                     <div class="line">And under-honest, in self-assumption greater</div>
                     <div class="line">Than in the note of judgment; and worthier</div>
                     <div class="line">than himself</div>
                     <div class="line">Here tend the savage strangeness he puts on,</div>
                     <div class="line">Disguise the holy strength of their command,</div>
                     <div class="line">And underwrite in an observing kind</div>
                     <div class="line">His humorous predominance; yea, watch</div>
                     <div class="line">His pettish lunes, his ebbs, his flows, as if</div>
                     <div class="line">The passage and whole carriage of this action</div>
                     <div class="line">Rode on his tide. Go tell him this, and add,</div>
                     <div class="line">That if he overhold his price so much,</div>
                     <div class="line">We'll none of him; but let him, like an engine</div>
                     <div class="line">Not portable, lie under this report:</div>
                     <div class="line">'Bring action hither, this cannot go to war:</div>
                     <div class="line">A stirring dwarf we do allowance give</div>
                     <div class="line">Before a sleeping giant.' Tell him so.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I shall; and bring his answer presently.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">In second voice we'll not be satisfied;</div>
                     <div class="line">We come to speak with him. Ulysses, enter you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit ULYSSES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">What is he more than another?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">No more than what he thinks he is.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Is he so much? Do you not think he thinks himself a</div>
                     <div class="line">better man than I am?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">No question.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Will you subscribe his thought, and say he is?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">No, noble Ajax; you are as strong, as valiant, as</div>
                     <div class="line">wise, no less noble, much more gentle, and altogether</div>
                     <div class="line">more tractable.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Why should a man be proud? How doth pride grow? I</div>
                     <div class="line">know not what pride is.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Your mind is the clearer, Ajax, and your virtues the</div>
                     <div class="line">fairer. He that is proud eats up himself: pride is</div>
                     <div class="line">his own glass, his own trumpet, his own chronicle;</div>
                     <div class="line">and whatever praises itself but in the deed, devours</div>
                     <div class="line">the deed in the praise.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">I do hate a proud man, as I hate the engendering of toads.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet he loves himself: is't not strange?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Aside</p>
               <p>Re-enter ULYSSES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Achilles will not to the field to-morrow.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">What's his excuse?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">He doth rely on none,</div>
                     <div class="line">But carries on the stream of his dispose</div>
                     <div class="line">Without observance or respect of any,</div>
                     <div class="line">In will peculiar and in self-admission.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Why will he not upon our fair request</div>
                     <div class="line">Untent his person and share the air with us?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Things small as nothing, for request's sake only,</div>
                     <div class="line">He makes important: possess'd he is with greatness,</div>
                     <div class="line">And speaks not to himself but with a pride</div>
                     <div class="line">That quarrels at self-breath: imagined worth</div>
                     <div class="line">Holds in his blood such swoln and hot discourse</div>
                     <div class="line">That 'twixt his mental and his active parts</div>
                     <div class="line">Kingdom'd Achilles in commotion rages</div>
                     <div class="line">And batters down himself: what should I say?</div>
                     <div class="line">He is so plaguy proud that the death-tokens of it</div>
                     <div class="line">Cry 'No recovery.'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Let Ajax go to him.</div>
                     <div class="line">Dear lord, go you and greet him in his tent:</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis said he holds you well, and will be led</div>
                     <div class="line">At your request a little from himself.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">O Agamemnon, let it not be so!</div>
                     <div class="line">We'll consecrate the steps that Ajax makes</div>
                     <div class="line">When they go from Achilles: shall the proud lord</div>
                     <div class="line">That bastes his arrogance with his own seam</div>
                     <div class="line">And never suffers matter of the world</div>
                     <div class="line">Enter his thoughts, save such as do revolve</div>
                     <div class="line">And ruminate himself, shall he be worshipp'd</div>
                     <div class="line">Of that we hold an idol more than he?</div>
                     <div class="line">No, this thrice worthy and right valiant lord</div>
                     <div class="line">Must not so stale his palm, nobly acquired;</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor, by my will, assubjugate his merit,</div>
                     <div class="line">As amply titled as Achilles is,</div>
                     <div class="line">By going to Achilles:</div>
                     <div class="line">That were to enlard his fat already pride</div>
                     <div class="line">And add more coals to Cancer when he burns</div>
                     <div class="line">With entertaining great Hyperion.</div>
                     <div class="line">This lord go to him! Jupiter forbid,</div>
                     <div class="line">And say in thunder 'Achilles go to him.'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to DIOMEDES</span>  O, this is well; he rubs the</div>
                     <div class="line">vein of him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to NESTOR</span>  And how his silence drinks up</div>
                     <div class="line">this applause!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">If I go to him, with my armed fist I'll pash him o'er the face.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">O, no, you shall not go.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">An a' be proud with me, I'll pheeze his pride:</div>
                     <div class="line">Let me go to him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Not for the worth that hangs upon our quarrel.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">A paltry, insolent fellow!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">How he describes himself!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Can he not be sociable?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">The raven chides blackness.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll let his humours blood.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">He will be the physician that should be the patient.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">An all men were o' my mind,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Wit would be out of fashion.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">A' should not bear it so, a' should eat swords first:</div>
                     <div class="line">shall pride carry it?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">An 'twould, you'ld carry half.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">A' would have ten shares.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">I will knead him; I'll make him supple.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">He's not yet through warm: force him with praises:</div>
                     <div class="line">pour in, pour in; his ambition is dry.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>To AGAMEMNON</span>  My lord, you feed too much on this dislike.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Our noble general, do not do so.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">You must prepare to fight without Achilles.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, 'tis this naming of him does him harm.</div>
                     <div class="line">Here is a man--but 'tis before his face;</div>
                     <div class="line">I will be silent.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Wherefore should you so?</div>
                     <div class="line">He is not emulous, as Achilles is.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Know the whole world, he is as valiant.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">A whoreson dog, that shall pelter thus with us!</div>
                     <div class="line">Would he were a Trojan!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">What a vice were it in Ajax now,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">If he were proud,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Or covetous of praise,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, or surly borne,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Or strange, or self-affected!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Thank the heavens, lord, thou art of sweet composure;</div>
                     <div class="line">Praise him that got thee, she that gave thee suck:</div>
                     <div class="line">Famed be thy tutor, and thy parts of nature</div>
                     <div class="line">Thrice famed, beyond all erudition:</div>
                     <div class="line">But he that disciplined thy arms to fight,</div>
                     <div class="line">Let Mars divide eternity in twain,</div>
                     <div class="line">And give him half: and, for thy vigour,</div>
                     <div class="line">Bull-bearing Milo his addition yield</div>
                     <div class="line">To sinewy Ajax. I will not praise thy wisdom,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which, like a bourn, a pale, a shore, confines</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy spacious and dilated parts: here's Nestor;</div>
                     <div class="line">Instructed by the antiquary times,</div>
                     <div class="line">He must, he is, he cannot but be wise:</div>
                     <div class="line">Put pardon, father Nestor, were your days</div>
                     <div class="line">As green as Ajax' and your brain so temper'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">You should not have the eminence of him,</div>
                     <div class="line">But be as Ajax.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall I call you father?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, my good son.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Be ruled by him, Lord Ajax.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">There is no tarrying here; the hart Achilles</div>
                     <div class="line">Keeps thicket. Please it our great general</div>
                     <div class="line">To call together all his state of war;</div>
                     <div class="line">Fresh kings are come to Troy: to-morrow</div>
                     <div class="line">We must with all our main of power stand fast:</div>
                     <div class="line">And here's a lord,--come knights from east to west,</div>
                     <div class="line">And cull their flower, Ajax shall cope the best.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Go we to council. Let Achilles sleep:</div>
                     <div class="line">Light boats sail swift, though greater hulks draw deep.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
         </article>
         <article class="chapter" id="R.1.6">
            <header class="chapter-titlepage">
               <h2>Chapter 3. 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.  Troy. Priam's palace.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.3">2. SCENE II.  The same. Pandarus' orchard.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.4">3. SCENE III.  The Grecian camp. Before Achilles' tent.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                  </ul>
               </div>
            </div>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.2">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>1. SCENE I.  Troy. Priam's palace.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter a Servant and PANDARUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Friend, you! pray you, a word: do not you follow</div>
                     <div class="line">the young Lord Paris?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, sir, when he goes before me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You depend upon him, I mean?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, I do depend upon the lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You depend upon a noble gentleman; I must needs</div>
                     <div class="line">praise him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">The lord be praised!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You know me, do you not?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Faith, sir, superficially.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Friend, know me better; I am the Lord Pandarus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">I hope I shall know your honour better.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I do desire it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">You are in the state of grace.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Grace! not so, friend: honour and lordship are my titles.</div>
                     <p>Music within</p>
                     <div class="line">What music is this?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">I do but partly know, sir: it is music in parts.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Know you the musicians?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Wholly, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Who play they to?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">To the hearers, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">At whose pleasure, friend</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">At mine, sir, and theirs that love music.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Command, I mean, friend.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Who shall I command, sir?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Friend, we understand not one another: I am too</div>
                     <div class="line">courtly and thou art too cunning. At whose request</div>
                     <div class="line">do these men play?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">That's to 't indeed, sir: marry, sir, at the request</div>
                     <div class="line">of Paris my lord, who's there in person; with him,</div>
                     <div class="line">the mortal Venus, the heart-blood of beauty, love's</div>
                     <div class="line">invisible soul,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Who, my cousin Cressida?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">No, sir, Helen: could you not find out that by her</div>
                     <div class="line">attributes?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">It should seem, fellow, that thou hast not seen the</div>
                     <div class="line">Lady Cressida. I come to speak with Paris from the</div>
                     <div class="line">Prince Troilus: I will make a complimental assault</div>
                     <div class="line">upon him, for my business seethes.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Sodden business! there's a stewed phrase indeed!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter PARIS and HELEN, attended</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Fair be to you, my lord, and to all this fair</div>
                     <div class="line">company! fair desires, in all fair measure,</div>
                     <div class="line">fairly guide them! especially to you, fair queen!</div>
                     <div class="line">fair thoughts be your fair pillow!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELEN</div>
                     <div class="line">Dear lord, you are full of fair words.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You speak your fair pleasure, sweet queen. Fair</div>
                     <div class="line">prince, here is good broken music.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">You have broke it, cousin: and, by my life, you</div>
                     <div class="line">shall make it whole again; you shall piece it out</div>
                     <div class="line">with a piece of your performance. Nell, he is full</div>
                     <div class="line">of harmony.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Truly, lady, no.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELEN</div>
                     <div class="line">O, sir,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Rude, in sooth; in good sooth, very rude.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Well said, my lord! well, you say so in fits.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I have business to my lord, dear queen. My lord,</div>
                     <div class="line">will you vouchsafe me a word?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELEN</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, this shall not hedge us out: we'll hear you</div>
                     <div class="line">sing, certainly.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, sweet queen. you are pleasant with me. But,</div>
                     <div class="line">marry, thus, my lord: my dear lord and most esteemed</div>
                     <div class="line">friend, your brother Troilus,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELEN</div>
                     <div class="line">My Lord Pandarus; honey-sweet lord,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Go to, sweet queen, to go:--commends himself most</div>
                     <div class="line">affectionately to you,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELEN</div>
                     <div class="line">You shall not bob us out of our melody: if you do,</div>
                     <div class="line">our melancholy upon your head!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Sweet queen, sweet queen! that's a sweet queen, i' faith.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELEN</div>
                     <div class="line">And to make a sweet lady sad is a sour offence.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, that shall not serve your turn; that shall not,</div>
                     <div class="line">in truth, la. Nay, I care not for such words; no,</div>
                     <div class="line">no. And, my lord, he desires you, that if the king</div>
                     <div class="line">call for him at supper, you will make his excuse.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELEN</div>
                     <div class="line">My Lord Pandarus,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What says my sweet queen, my very very sweet queen?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">What exploit's in hand? where sups he to-night?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELEN</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, but, my lord,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What says my sweet queen? My cousin will fall out</div>
                     <div class="line">with you. You must not know where he sups.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll lay my life, with my disposer Cressida.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">No, no, no such matter; you are wide: come, your</div>
                     <div class="line">disposer is sick.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, I'll make excuse.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, good my lord. Why should you say Cressida? no,</div>
                     <div class="line">your poor disposer's sick.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">I spy.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You spy! what do you spy? Come, give me an</div>
                     <div class="line">instrument. Now, sweet queen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELEN</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, this is kindly done.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">My niece is horribly in love with a thing you have,</div>
                     <div class="line">sweet queen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELEN</div>
                     <div class="line">She shall have it, my lord, if it be not my lord Paris.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">He! no, she'll none of him; they two are twain.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELEN</div>
                     <div class="line">Falling in, after falling out, may make them three.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, come, I'll hear no more of this; I'll sing</div>
                     <div class="line">you a song now.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELEN</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, ay, prithee now. By my troth, sweet lord, thou</div>
                     <div class="line">hast a fine forehead.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, you may, you may.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELEN</div>
                     <div class="line">Let thy song be love: this love will undo us all.</div>
                     <div class="line">O Cupid, Cupid, Cupid!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Love! ay, that it shall, i' faith.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, good now, love, love, nothing but love.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">In good troth, it begins so.</div>
                     <p>Sings</p>
                     <div class="line">Love, love, nothing but love, still more!</div>
                     <div class="line">For, O, love's bow</div>
                     <div class="line">Shoots buck and doe:</div>
                     <div class="line">The shaft confounds,</div>
                     <div class="line">Not that it wounds,</div>
                     <div class="line">But tickles still the sore.</div>
                     <div class="line">These lovers cry Oh! oh! they die!</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet that which seems the wound to kill,</div>
                     <div class="line">Doth turn oh! oh! to ha! ha! he!</div>
                     <div class="line">So dying love lives still:</div>
                     <div class="line">Oh! oh! a while, but ha! ha! ha!</div>
                     <div class="line">Oh! oh! groans out for ha! ha! ha!</div>
                     <div class="line">Heigh-ho!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELEN</div>
                     <div class="line">In love, i' faith, to the very tip of the nose.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">He eats nothing but doves, love, and that breeds hot</div>
                     <div class="line">blood, and hot blood begets hot thoughts, and hot</div>
                     <div class="line">thoughts beget hot deeds, and hot deeds is love.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Is this the generation of love? hot blood, hot</div>
                     <div class="line">thoughts, and hot deeds? Why, they are vipers:</div>
                     <div class="line">is love a generation of vipers? Sweet lord, who's</div>
                     <div class="line">a-field to-day?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Hector, Deiphobus, Helenus, Antenor, and all the</div>
                     <div class="line">gallantry of Troy: I  would fain have armed to-day,</div>
                     <div class="line">but my Nell would not have it so. How chance my</div>
                     <div class="line">brother Troilus went not?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELEN</div>
                     <div class="line">He hangs the lip at something: you know all, Lord Pandarus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Not I, honey-sweet queen. I long to hear how they</div>
                     <div class="line">sped to-day. You'll remember your brother's excuse?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">To a hair.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Farewell, sweet queen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELEN</div>
                     <div class="line">Commend me to your niece.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I will, sweet queen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <p>A retreat sounded</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">They're come from field: let us to Priam's hall,</div>
                     <div class="line">To greet the warriors. Sweet Helen, I must woo you</div>
                     <div class="line">To help unarm our Hector: his stubborn buckles,</div>
                     <div class="line">With these your white enchanting fingers touch'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall more obey than to the edge of steel</div>
                     <div class="line">Or force of Greekish sinews; you shall do more</div>
                     <div class="line">Than all the island kings,--disarm great Hector.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HELEN</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twill make us proud to be his servant, Paris;</div>
                     <div class="line">Yea, what he shall receive of us in duty</div>
                     <div class="line">Gives us more palm in beauty than we have,</div>
                     <div class="line">Yea, overshines ourself.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Sweet, above thought I love thee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.3">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>2. SCENE II.  The same. Pandarus' orchard.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter PANDARUS and Troilus's Boy, meeting</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">How now! where's thy master? at my cousin</div>
                     <div class="line">Cressida's?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Boy</div>
                     <div class="line">No, sir; he stays for you to conduct him thither.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O, here he comes.</div>
                     <p>Enter TROILUS</p>
                     <div class="line">How now, how now!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Sirrah, walk off.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit Boy</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Have you seen my cousin?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">No, Pandarus: I stalk about her door,</div>
                     <div class="line">Like a strange soul upon the Stygian banks</div>
                     <div class="line">Staying for waftage. O, be thou my Charon,</div>
                     <div class="line">And give me swift transportance to those fields</div>
                     <div class="line">Where I may wallow in the lily-beds</div>
                     <div class="line">Proposed for the deserver! O gentle Pandarus,</div>
                     <div class="line">From Cupid's shoulder pluck his painted wings</div>
                     <div class="line">And fly with me to Cressid!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Walk here i' the orchard, I'll bring her straight.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I am giddy; expectation whirls me round.</div>
                     <div class="line">The imaginary relish is so sweet</div>
                     <div class="line">That it enchants my sense: what will it be,</div>
                     <div class="line">When that the watery palate tastes indeed</div>
                     <div class="line">Love's thrice repured nectar? death, I fear me,</div>
                     <div class="line">Swooning destruction, or some joy too fine,</div>
                     <div class="line">Too subtle-potent, tuned too sharp in sweetness,</div>
                     <div class="line">For the capacity of my ruder powers:</div>
                     <div class="line">I fear it much; and I do fear besides,</div>
                     <div class="line">That I shall lose distinction in my joys;</div>
                     <div class="line">As doth a battle, when they charge on heaps</div>
                     <div class="line">The enemy flying.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter PANDARUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">She's making her ready, she'll come straight: you</div>
                     <div class="line">must be witty now. She does so blush, and fetches</div>
                     <div class="line">her wind so short, as if she were frayed with a</div>
                     <div class="line">sprite: I'll fetch her. It is the prettiest</div>
                     <div class="line">villain: she fetches her breath as short as a</div>
                     <div class="line">new-ta'en sparrow.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Even such a passion doth embrace my bosom:</div>
                     <div class="line">My heart beats thicker than a feverous pulse;</div>
                     <div class="line">And all my powers do their bestowing lose,</div>
                     <div class="line">Like vassalage at unawares encountering</div>
                     <div class="line">The eye of majesty.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter PANDARUS with CRESSIDA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, come, what need you blush? shame's a baby.</div>
                     <div class="line">Here she is now: swear the oaths now to her that</div>
                     <div class="line">you have sworn to me. What, are you gone again?</div>
                     <div class="line">you must be watched ere you be made tame, must you?</div>
                     <div class="line">Come your ways, come your ways; an you draw backward,</div>
                     <div class="line">we'll put you i' the fills. Why do you not speak to</div>
                     <div class="line">her? Come, draw this curtain, and let's see your</div>
                     <div class="line">picture. Alas the day, how loath you are to offend</div>
                     <div class="line">daylight! an 'twere dark, you'ld close sooner.</div>
                     <div class="line">So, so; rub on, and kiss the mistress. How now!</div>
                     <div class="line">a kiss in fee-farm! build there, carpenter; the air</div>
                     <div class="line">is sweet. Nay, you shall fight your hearts out ere</div>
                     <div class="line">I part you. The falcon as the tercel, for all the</div>
                     <div class="line">ducks i' the river: go to, go to.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You have bereft me of all words, lady.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Words pay no debts, give her deeds: but she'll</div>
                     <div class="line">bereave you o' the deeds too, if she call your</div>
                     <div class="line">activity in question. What, billing again? Here's</div>
                     <div class="line">'In witness whereof the parties interchangeably'--</div>
                     <div class="line">Come in, come in: I'll go get a fire.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Will you walk in, my lord?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O Cressida, how often have I wished me thus!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Wished, my lord! The gods grant,--O my lord!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What should they grant? what makes this pretty</div>
                     <div class="line">abruption? What too curious dreg espies my sweet</div>
                     <div class="line">lady in the fountain of our love?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">More dregs than water, if my fears have eyes.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Fears make devils of cherubims; they never see truly.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Blind fear, that seeing reason leads, finds safer</div>
                     <div class="line">footing than blind reason stumbling without fear: to</div>
                     <div class="line">fear the worst oft cures the worse.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O, let my lady apprehend no fear: in all Cupid's</div>
                     <div class="line">pageant there is presented no monster.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor nothing monstrous neither?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Nothing, but our undertakings; when we vow to weep</div>
                     <div class="line">seas, live in fire, eat rocks, tame tigers; thinking</div>
                     <div class="line">it harder for our mistress to devise imposition</div>
                     <div class="line">enough than for us to undergo any difficulty imposed.</div>
                     <div class="line">This is the monstruosity in love, lady, that the will</div>
                     <div class="line">is infinite and the execution confined, that the</div>
                     <div class="line">desire is boundless and the act a slave to limit.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">They say all lovers swear more performance than they</div>
                     <div class="line">are able and yet reserve an ability that they never</div>
                     <div class="line">perform, vowing more than the perfection of ten and</div>
                     <div class="line">discharging less than the tenth part of one. They</div>
                     <div class="line">that have the voice of lions and the act of hares,</div>
                     <div class="line">are they not monsters?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Are there such? such are not we: praise us as we</div>
                     <div class="line">are tasted, allow us as we prove; our head shall go</div>
                     <div class="line">bare till merit crown it: no perfection in reversion</div>
                     <div class="line">shall have a praise in present: we will not name</div>
                     <div class="line">desert before his birth, and, being born, his addition</div>
                     <div class="line">shall be humble. Few words to fair faith: Troilus</div>
                     <div class="line">shall be such to Cressid as what envy can say worst</div>
                     <div class="line">shall be a mock for his truth, and what truth can</div>
                     <div class="line">speak truest not truer than Troilus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Will you walk in, my lord?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter PANDARUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What, blushing still? have you not done talking yet?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, uncle, what folly I commit, I dedicate to you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I thank you for that: if my lord get a boy of you,</div>
                     <div class="line">you'll give him me. Be true to my lord: if he</div>
                     <div class="line">flinch, chide me for it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You know now your hostages; your uncle's word and my</div>
                     <div class="line">firm faith.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, I'll give my word for her too: our kindred,</div>
                     <div class="line">though they be long ere they are wooed, they are</div>
                     <div class="line">constant being won: they are burs, I can tell you;</div>
                     <div class="line">they'll stick where they are thrown.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Boldness comes to me now, and brings me heart.</div>
                     <div class="line">Prince Troilus, I have loved you night and day</div>
                     <div class="line">For many weary months.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Why was my Cressid then so hard to win?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Hard to seem won: but I was won, my lord,</div>
                     <div class="line">With the first glance that ever--pardon me--</div>
                     <div class="line">If I confess much, you will play the tyrant.</div>
                     <div class="line">I love you now; but not, till now, so much</div>
                     <div class="line">But I might master it: in faith, I lie;</div>
                     <div class="line">My thoughts were like unbridled children, grown</div>
                     <div class="line">Too headstrong for their mother. See, we fools!</div>
                     <div class="line">Why have I blabb'd? who shall be true to us,</div>
                     <div class="line">When we are so unsecret to ourselves?</div>
                     <div class="line">But, though I loved you well, I woo'd you not;</div>
                     <div class="line">And yet, good faith, I wish'd myself a man,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or that we women had men's privilege</div>
                     <div class="line">Of speaking first. Sweet, bid me hold my tongue,</div>
                     <div class="line">For in this rapture I shall surely speak</div>
                     <div class="line">The thing I shall repent. See, see, your silence,</div>
                     <div class="line">Cunning in dumbness, from my weakness draws</div>
                     <div class="line">My very soul of counsel! stop my mouth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">And shall, albeit sweet music issues thence.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Pretty, i' faith.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">My lord, I do beseech you, pardon me;</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twas not my purpose, thus to beg a kiss:</div>
                     <div class="line">I am ashamed. O heavens! what have I done?</div>
                     <div class="line">For this time will I take my leave, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Your leave, sweet Cressid!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Leave! an you take leave till to-morrow morning,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Pray you, content you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What offends you, lady?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, mine own company.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You cannot shun Yourself.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Let me go and try:</div>
                     <div class="line">I have a kind of self resides with you;</div>
                     <div class="line">But an unkind self, that itself will leave,</div>
                     <div class="line">To be another's fool. I would be gone:</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is my wit? I know not what I speak.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Well know they what they speak that speak so wisely.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Perchance, my lord, I show more craft than love;</div>
                     <div class="line">And fell so roundly to a large confession,</div>
                     <div class="line">To angle for your thoughts: but you are wise,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or else you love not, for to be wise and love</div>
                     <div class="line">Exceeds man's might; that dwells with gods above.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O that I thought it could be in a woman--</div>
                     <div class="line">As, if it can, I will presume in you--</div>
                     <div class="line">To feed for aye her ramp and flames of love;</div>
                     <div class="line">To keep her constancy in plight and youth,</div>
                     <div class="line">Outliving beauty's outward, with a mind</div>
                     <div class="line">That doth renew swifter than blood decays!</div>
                     <div class="line">Or that persuasion could but thus convince me,</div>
                     <div class="line">That my integrity and truth to you</div>
                     <div class="line">Might be affronted with the match and weight</div>
                     <div class="line">Of such a winnow'd purity in love;</div>
                     <div class="line">How were I then uplifted! but, alas!</div>
                     <div class="line">I am as true as truth's simplicity</div>
                     <div class="line">And simpler than the infancy of truth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">In that I'll war with you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O virtuous fight,</div>
                     <div class="line">When right with right wars who shall be most right!</div>
                     <div class="line">True swains in love shall in the world to come</div>
                     <div class="line">Approve their truths by Troilus: when their rhymes,</div>
                     <div class="line">Full of protest, of oath and big compare,</div>
                     <div class="line">Want similes, truth tired with iteration,</div>
                     <div class="line">As true as steel, as plantage to the moon,</div>
                     <div class="line">As sun to day, as turtle to her mate,</div>
                     <div class="line">As iron to adamant, as earth to the centre,</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet, after all comparisons of truth,</div>
                     <div class="line">As truth's authentic author to be cited,</div>
                     <div class="line">'As true as Troilus' shall crown up the verse,</div>
                     <div class="line">And sanctify the numbers.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Prophet may you be!</div>
                     <div class="line">If I be false, or swerve a hair from truth,</div>
                     <div class="line">When time is old and hath forgot itself,</div>
                     <div class="line">When waterdrops have worn the stones of Troy,</div>
                     <div class="line">And blind oblivion swallow'd cities up,</div>
                     <div class="line">And mighty states characterless are grated</div>
                     <div class="line">To dusty nothing, yet let memory,</div>
                     <div class="line">From false to false, among false maids in love,</div>
                     <div class="line">Upbraid my falsehood! when they've said 'as false</div>
                     <div class="line">As air, as water, wind, or sandy earth,</div>
                     <div class="line">As fox to lamb, as wolf to heifer's calf,</div>
                     <div class="line">Pard to the hind, or stepdame to her son,'</div>
                     <div class="line">'Yea,' let them say, to stick the heart of falsehood,</div>
                     <div class="line">'As false as Cressid.'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Go to, a bargain made: seal it, seal it; I'll be the</div>
                     <div class="line">witness. Here I hold your hand, here my cousin's.</div>
                     <div class="line">If ever you prove false one to another, since I have</div>
                     <div class="line">taken such pains to bring you together, let all</div>
                     <div class="line">pitiful goers-between be called to the world's end</div>
                     <div class="line">after my name; call them all Pandars; let all</div>
                     <div class="line">constant men be Troiluses, all false women Cressids,</div>
                     <div class="line">and all brokers-between Pandars! say, amen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Amen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Amen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Amen. Whereupon I will show you a chamber with a</div>
                     <div class="line">bed; which bed, because it shall not speak of your</div>
                     <div class="line">pretty encounters, press it to death: away!</div>
                     <div class="line">And Cupid grant all tongue-tied maidens here</div>
                     <div class="line">Bed, chamber, Pandar to provide this gear!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.4">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>3. SCENE III.  The Grecian camp. Before Achilles' tent.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter AGAMEMNON, ULYSSES, DIOMEDES, NESTOR, AJAX,
MENELAUS, and CALCHAS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CALCHAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, princes, for the service I have done you,</div>
                     <div class="line">The advantage of the time prompts me aloud</div>
                     <div class="line">To call for recompense. Appear it to your mind</div>
                     <div class="line">That, through the sight I bear in things to love,</div>
                     <div class="line">I have abandon'd Troy, left my possession,</div>
                     <div class="line">Incurr'd a traitor's name; exposed myself,</div>
                     <div class="line">From certain and possess'd conveniences,</div>
                     <div class="line">To doubtful fortunes; sequestering from me all</div>
                     <div class="line">That time, acquaintance, custom and condition</div>
                     <div class="line">Made tame and most familiar to my nature,</div>
                     <div class="line">And here, to do you service, am become</div>
                     <div class="line">As new into the world, strange, unacquainted:</div>
                     <div class="line">I do beseech you, as in way of taste,</div>
                     <div class="line">To give me now a little benefit,</div>
                     <div class="line">Out of those many register'd in promise,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which, you say, live to come in my behalf.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">What wouldst thou of us, Trojan? make demand.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CALCHAS</div>
                     <div class="line">You have a Trojan prisoner, call'd Antenor,</div>
                     <div class="line">Yesterday took: Troy holds him very dear.</div>
                     <div class="line">Oft have you--often have you thanks therefore--</div>
                     <div class="line">Desired my Cressid in right great exchange,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whom Troy hath still denied: but this Antenor,</div>
                     <div class="line">I know, is such a wrest in their affairs</div>
                     <div class="line">That their negotiations all must slack,</div>
                     <div class="line">Wanting his manage; and they will almost</div>
                     <div class="line">Give us a prince of blood, a son of Priam,</div>
                     <div class="line">In change of him: let him be sent, great princes,</div>
                     <div class="line">And he shall buy my daughter; and her presence</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall quite strike off all service I have done,</div>
                     <div class="line">In most accepted pain.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Let Diomedes bear him,</div>
                     <div class="line">And bring us Cressid hither: Calchas shall have</div>
                     <div class="line">What he requests of us. Good Diomed,</div>
                     <div class="line">Furnish you fairly for this interchange:</div>
                     <div class="line">Withal bring word if Hector will to-morrow</div>
                     <div class="line">Be answer'd in his challenge: Ajax is ready.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">This shall I undertake; and 'tis a burden</div>
                     <div class="line">Which I am proud to bear.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt DIOMEDES and CALCHAS</p>
               <p>Enter ACHILLES and PATROCLUS, before their tent</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Achilles stands i' the entrance of his tent:</div>
                     <div class="line">Please it our general to pass strangely by him,</div>
                     <div class="line">As if he were forgot; and, princes all,</div>
                     <div class="line">Lay negligent and loose regard upon him:</div>
                     <div class="line">I will come last. 'Tis like he'll question me</div>
                     <div class="line">Why such unplausive eyes are bent on him:</div>
                     <div class="line">If so, I have derision medicinable,</div>
                     <div class="line">To use between your strangeness and his pride,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which his own will shall have desire to drink:</div>
                     <div class="line">It may be good: pride hath no other glass</div>
                     <div class="line">To show itself but pride, for supple knees</div>
                     <div class="line">Feed arrogance and are the proud man's fees.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">We'll execute your purpose, and put on</div>
                     <div class="line">A form of strangeness as we pass along:</div>
                     <div class="line">So do each lord, and either greet him not,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or else disdainfully, which shall shake him more</div>
                     <div class="line">Than if not look'd on. I will lead the way.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">What, comes the general to speak with me?</div>
                     <div class="line">You know my mind, I'll fight no more 'gainst Troy.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">What says Achilles? would he aught with us?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Would you, my lord, aught with the general?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">No.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Nothing, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">The better.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt AGAMEMNON and NESTOR</p>
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                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Good day, good day.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENELAUS</div>
                     <div class="line">How do you? how do you?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">What, does the cuckold scorn me?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">How now, Patroclus!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Good morrow, Ajax.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Ha?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Good morrow.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, and good next day too.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">What mean these fellows? Know they not Achilles?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">They pass by strangely: they were used to bend</div>
                     <div class="line">To send their smiles before them to Achilles;</div>
                     <div class="line">To come as humbly as they used to creep</div>
                     <div class="line">To holy altars.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">What, am I poor of late?</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis certain, greatness, once fall'n out with fortune,</div>
                     <div class="line">Must fall out with men too: what the declined is</div>
                     <div class="line">He shall as soon read in the eyes of others</div>
                     <div class="line">As feel in his own fall; for men, like butterflies,</div>
                     <div class="line">Show not their mealy wings but to the summer,</div>
                     <div class="line">And not a man, for being simply man,</div>
                     <div class="line">Hath any honour, but honour for those honours</div>
                     <div class="line">That are without him, as place, riches, favour,</div>
                     <div class="line">Prizes of accident as oft as merit:</div>
                     <div class="line">Which when they fall, as being slippery standers,</div>
                     <div class="line">The love that lean'd on them as slippery too,</div>
                     <div class="line">Do one pluck down another and together</div>
                     <div class="line">Die in the fall. But 'tis not so with me:</div>
                     <div class="line">Fortune and I are friends: I do enjoy</div>
                     <div class="line">At ample point all that I did possess,</div>
                     <div class="line">Save these men's looks; who do, methinks, find out</div>
                     <div class="line">Something not worth in me such rich beholding</div>
                     <div class="line">As they have often given. Here is Ulysses;</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll interrupt his reading.</div>
                     <div class="line">How now Ulysses!</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, great Thetis' son!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">What are you reading?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">A strange fellow here</div>
                     <div class="line">Writes me: 'That man, how dearly ever parted,</div>
                     <div class="line">How much in having, or without or in,</div>
                     <div class="line">Cannot make boast to have that which he hath,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor feels not what he owes, but by reflection;</div>
                     <div class="line">As when his virtues shining upon others</div>
                     <div class="line">Heat them and they retort that heat again</div>
                     <div class="line">To the first giver.'</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">This is not strange, Ulysses.</div>
                     <div class="line">The beauty that is borne here in the face</div>
                     <div class="line">The bearer knows not, but commends itself</div>
                     <div class="line">To others' eyes; nor doth the eye itself,</div>
                     <div class="line">That most pure spirit of sense, behold itself,</div>
                     <div class="line">Not going from itself; but eye to eye opposed</div>
                     <div class="line">Salutes each other with each other's form;</div>
                     <div class="line">For speculation turns not to itself,</div>
                     <div class="line">Till it hath travell'd and is mirror'd there</div>
                     <div class="line">Where it may see itself. This is not strange at all.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">I do not strain at the position,--</div>
                     <div class="line">It is familiar,--but at the author's drift;</div>
                     <div class="line">Who, in his circumstance, expressly proves</div>
                     <div class="line">That no man is the lord of any thing,</div>
                     <div class="line">Though in and of him there be much consisting,</div>
                     <div class="line">Till he communicate his parts to others:</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor doth he of himself know them for aught</div>
                     <div class="line">Till he behold them form'd in the applause</div>
                     <div class="line">Where they're extended; who, like an arch,</div>
                     <div class="line">reverberates</div>
                     <div class="line">The voice again, or, like a gate of steel</div>
                     <div class="line">Fronting the sun, receives and renders back</div>
                     <div class="line">His figure and his heat.  I was much wrapt in this;</div>
                     <div class="line">And apprehended here immediately</div>
                     <div class="line">The unknown Ajax.</div>
                     <div class="line">Heavens, what a man is there! a very horse,</div>
                     <div class="line">That has he knows not what. Nature, what things there are</div>
                     <div class="line">Most abject in regard and dear in use!</div>
                     <div class="line">What things again most dear in the esteem</div>
                     <div class="line">And poor in worth! Now shall we see to-morrow--</div>
                     <div class="line">An act that very chance doth throw upon him--</div>
                     <div class="line">Ajax renown'd. O heavens, what some men do,</div>
                     <div class="line">While some men leave to do!</div>
                     <div class="line">How some men creep in skittish fortune's hall,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whiles others play the idiots in her eyes!</div>
                     <div class="line">How one man eats into another's pride,</div>
                     <div class="line">While pride is fasting in his wantonness!</div>
                     <div class="line">To see these Grecian lords!--why, even already</div>
                     <div class="line">They clap the lubber Ajax on the shoulder,</div>
                     <div class="line">As if his foot were on brave Hector's breast</div>
                     <div class="line">And great Troy shrieking.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">I do believe it; for they pass'd by me</div>
                     <div class="line">As misers do by beggars, neither gave to me</div>
                     <div class="line">Good word nor look: what, are my deeds forgot?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Time hath, my lord, a wallet at his back,</div>
                     <div class="line">Wherein he puts alms for oblivion,</div>
                     <div class="line">A great-sized monster of ingratitudes:</div>
                     <div class="line">Those scraps are good deeds past; which are devour'd</div>
                     <div class="line">As fast as they are made, forgot as soon</div>
                     <div class="line">As done: perseverance, dear my lord,</div>
                     <div class="line">Keeps honour bright: to have done is to hang</div>
                     <div class="line">Quite out of fashion, like a rusty mail</div>
                     <div class="line">In monumental mockery. Take the instant way;</div>
                     <div class="line">For honour travels in a strait so narrow,</div>
                     <div class="line">Where one but goes abreast: keep then the path;</div>
                     <div class="line">For emulation hath a thousand sons</div>
                     <div class="line">That one by one pursue: if you give way,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or hedge aside from the direct forthright,</div>
                     <div class="line">Like to an enter'd tide, they all rush by</div>
                     <div class="line">And leave you hindmost;</div>
                     <div class="line">Or like a gallant horse fall'n in first rank,</div>
                     <div class="line">Lie there for pavement to the abject rear,</div>
                     <div class="line">O'er-run and trampled on: then what they do in present,</div>
                     <div class="line">Though less than yours in past, must o'ertop yours;</div>
                     <div class="line">For time is like a fashionable host</div>
                     <div class="line">That slightly shakes his parting guest by the hand,</div>
                     <div class="line">And with his arms outstretch'd, as he would fly,</div>
                     <div class="line">Grasps in the comer: welcome ever smiles,</div>
                     <div class="line">And farewell goes out sighing. O, let not</div>
                     <div class="line">virtue seek</div>
                     <div class="line">Remuneration for the thing it was;</div>
                     <div class="line">For beauty, wit,</div>
                     <div class="line">High birth, vigour of bone, desert in service,</div>
                     <div class="line">Love, friendship, charity, are subjects all</div>
                     <div class="line">To envious and calumniating time.</div>
                     <div class="line">One touch of nature makes the whole world kin,</div>
                     <div class="line">That all with one consent praise new-born gawds,</div>
                     <div class="line">Though they are made and moulded of things past,</div>
                     <div class="line">And give to dust that is a little gilt</div>
                     <div class="line">More laud than gilt o'er-dusted.</div>
                     <div class="line">The present eye praises the present object.</div>
                     <div class="line">Then marvel not, thou great and complete man,</div>
                     <div class="line">That all the Greeks begin to worship Ajax;</div>
                     <div class="line">Since things in motion sooner catch the eye</div>
                     <div class="line">Than what not stirs. The cry went once on thee,</div>
                     <div class="line">And still it might, and yet it may again,</div>
                     <div class="line">If thou wouldst not entomb thyself alive</div>
                     <div class="line">And case thy reputation in thy tent;</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose glorious deeds, but in these fields of late,</div>
                     <div class="line">Made emulous missions 'mongst the gods themselves</div>
                     <div class="line">And drave great Mars to faction.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Of this my privacy</div>
                     <div class="line">I have strong reasons.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">But 'gainst your privacy</div>
                     <div class="line">The reasons are more potent and heroical:</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis known, Achilles, that you are in love</div>
                     <div class="line">With one of Priam's daughters.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Ha! known!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Is that a wonder?</div>
                     <div class="line">The providence that's in a watchful state</div>
                     <div class="line">Knows almost every grain of Plutus' gold,</div>
                     <div class="line">Finds bottom in the uncomprehensive deeps,</div>
                     <div class="line">Keeps place with thought and almost, like the gods,</div>
                     <div class="line">Does thoughts unveil in their dumb cradles.</div>
                     <div class="line">There is a mystery--with whom relation</div>
                     <div class="line">Durst never meddle--in the soul of state;</div>
                     <div class="line">Which hath an operation more divine</div>
                     <div class="line">Than breath or pen can give expressure to:</div>
                     <div class="line">All the commerce that you have had with Troy</div>
                     <div class="line">As perfectly is ours as yours, my lord;</div>
                     <div class="line">And better would it fit Achilles much</div>
                     <div class="line">To throw down Hector than Polyxena:</div>
                     <div class="line">But it must grieve young Pyrrhus now at home,</div>
                     <div class="line">When fame shall in our islands sound her trump,</div>
                     <div class="line">And all the Greekish girls shall tripping sing,</div>
                     <div class="line">'Great Hector's sister did Achilles win,</div>
                     <div class="line">But our great Ajax bravely beat down him.'</div>
                     <div class="line">Farewell, my lord: I as your lover speak;</div>
                     <div class="line">The fool slides o'er the ice that you should break.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">To this effect, Achilles, have I moved you:</div>
                     <div class="line">A woman impudent and mannish grown</div>
                     <div class="line">Is not more loathed than an effeminate man</div>
                     <div class="line">In time of action. I stand condemn'd for this;</div>
                     <div class="line">They think my little stomach to the war</div>
                     <div class="line">And your great love to me restrains you thus:</div>
                     <div class="line">Sweet, rouse yourself; and the weak wanton Cupid</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall from your neck unloose his amorous fold,</div>
                     <div class="line">And, like a dew-drop from the lion's mane,</div>
                     <div class="line">Be shook to air.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall Ajax fight with Hector?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, and perhaps receive much honour by him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">I see my reputation is at stake</div>
                     <div class="line">My fame is shrewdly gored.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O, then, beware;</div>
                     <div class="line">Those wounds heal ill that men do give themselves:</div>
                     <div class="line">Omission to do what is necessary</div>
                     <div class="line">Seals a commission to a blank of danger;</div>
                     <div class="line">And danger, like an ague, subtly taints</div>
                     <div class="line">Even then when we sit idly in the sun.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Go call Thersites hither, sweet Patroclus:</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll send the fool to Ajax and desire him</div>
                     <div class="line">To invite the Trojan lords after the combat</div>
                     <div class="line">To see us here unarm'd: I have a woman's longing,</div>
                     <div class="line">An appetite that I am sick withal,</div>
                     <div class="line">To see great Hector in his weeds of peace,</div>
                     <div class="line">To talk with him and to behold his visage,</div>
                     <div class="line">Even to my full of view.</div>
                     <p>Enter THERSITES</p>
                     <div class="line">A labour saved!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">A wonder!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">What?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Ajax goes up and down the field, asking for himself.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">How so?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">He must fight singly to-morrow with Hector, and is so</div>
                     <div class="line">prophetically proud of an heroical cudgelling that he</div>
                     <div class="line">raves in saying nothing.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">How can that be?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, he stalks up and down like a peacock,--a stride</div>
                     <div class="line">and a stand: ruminates like an hostess that hath no</div>
                     <div class="line">arithmetic but her brain to set down her reckoning:</div>
                     <div class="line">bites his lip with a politic regard, as who should</div>
                     <div class="line">say 'There were wit in this head, an 'twould out;'</div>
                     <div class="line">and so there is, but it lies as coldly in him as fire</div>
                     <div class="line">in a flint, which will not show without knocking.</div>
                     <div class="line">The man's undone forever; for if Hector break not his</div>
                     <div class="line">neck i' the combat, he'll break 't himself in</div>
                     <div class="line">vain-glory. He knows not me: I said 'Good morrow,</div>
                     <div class="line">Ajax;' and he replies 'Thanks, Agamemnon.' What think</div>
                     <div class="line">you of this man that takes me for the general? He's</div>
                     <div class="line">grown a very land-fish, language-less, a monster.</div>
                     <div class="line">A plague of opinion! a man may wear it on both</div>
                     <div class="line">sides, like a leather jerkin.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou must be my ambassador to him, Thersites.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Who, I? why, he'll answer nobody; he professes not</div>
                     <div class="line">answering: speaking is for beggars; he wears his</div>
                     <div class="line">tongue in's arms. I will put on his presence: let</div>
                     <div class="line">Patroclus make demands to me, you shall see the</div>
                     <div class="line">pageant of Ajax.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">To him, Patroclus; tell him I humbly desire the</div>
                     <div class="line">valiant Ajax to invite the most valorous Hector</div>
                     <div class="line">to come unarmed to my tent, and to procure</div>
                     <div class="line">safe-conduct for his person of the magnanimous</div>
                     <div class="line">and most illustrious six-or-seven-times-honoured</div>
                     <div class="line">captain-general of the Grecian army, Agamemnon,</div>
                     <div class="line">et cetera. Do this.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Jove bless great Ajax!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Hum!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I come from the worthy Achilles,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Ha!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Who most humbly desires you to invite Hector to his tent,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Hum!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">And to procure safe-conduct from Agamemnon.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Agamemnon!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Ha!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What say you to't?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">God b' wi' you, with all my heart.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Your answer, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">If to-morrow be a fair day, by eleven o'clock it will</div>
                     <div class="line">go one way or other: howsoever, he shall pay for me</div>
                     <div class="line">ere he has me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Your answer, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Fare you well, with all my heart.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, but he is not in this tune, is he?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">No, but he's out o' tune thus. What music will be in</div>
                     <div class="line">him when Hector has knocked out his brains, I know</div>
                     <div class="line">not; but, I am sure, none, unless the fiddler Apollo</div>
                     <div class="line">get his sinews to make catlings on.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, thou shalt bear a letter to him straight.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Let me bear another to his horse; for that's the more</div>
                     <div class="line">capable creature.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">My mind is troubled, like a fountain stirr'd;</div>
                     <div class="line">And I myself see not the bottom of it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt ACHILLES and PATROCLUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Would the fountain of your mind were clear again,</div>
                     <div class="line">that I might water an ass at it! I had rather be a</div>
                     <div class="line">tick in a sheep than such a valiant ignorance.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
            </section>
         </article>
         <article class="chapter" id="R.1.7">
            <header class="chapter-titlepage">
               <h2>Chapter 4. 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.  Troy. A street.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.7.3">2. SCENE II.  The same. Court of Pandarus' house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.7.4">3. SCENE III.  The same. Street before Pandarus' house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.7.5">4. SCENE IV.  The same. Pandarus' house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.7.6">5. SCENE V.  The Grecian camp. Lists set out.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                  </ul>
               </div>
            </div>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.7.2">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>1. SCENE I.  Troy. A street.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter, from one side, AENEAS, and Servant with a
torch; from the other, PARIS, DEIPHOBUS, ANTENOR,
DIOMEDES, and others, with torches</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">See, ho! who is that there?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DEIPHOBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">It is the Lord AEneas.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Is the prince there in person?</div>
                     <div class="line">Had I so good occasion to lie long</div>
                     <div class="line">As you, prince Paris, nothing but heavenly business</div>
                     <div class="line">Should rob my bed-mate of my company.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">That's my mind too. Good morrow, Lord AEneas.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">A valiant Greek, AEneas,--take his hand,--</div>
                     <div class="line">Witness the process of your speech, wherein</div>
                     <div class="line">You told how Diomed, a whole week by days,</div>
                     <div class="line">Did haunt you in the field.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Health to you, valiant sir,</div>
                     <div class="line">During all question of the gentle truce;</div>
                     <div class="line">But when I meet you arm'd, as black defiance</div>
                     <div class="line">As heart can think or courage execute.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">The one and other Diomed embraces.</div>
                     <div class="line">Our bloods are now in calm; and, so long, health!</div>
                     <div class="line">But when contention and occasion meet,</div>
                     <div class="line">By Jove, I'll play the hunter for thy life</div>
                     <div class="line">With all my force, pursuit and policy.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">And thou shalt hunt a lion, that will fly</div>
                     <div class="line">With his face backward. In humane gentleness,</div>
                     <div class="line">Welcome to Troy! now, by Anchises' life,</div>
                     <div class="line">Welcome, indeed! By Venus' hand I swear,</div>
                     <div class="line">No man alive can love in such a sort</div>
                     <div class="line">The thing he means to kill more excellently.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">We sympathize: Jove, let AEneas live,</div>
                     <div class="line">If to my sword his fate be not the glory,</div>
                     <div class="line">A thousand complete courses of the sun!</div>
                     <div class="line">But, in mine emulous honour, let him die,</div>
                     <div class="line">With every joint a wound, and that to-morrow!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">We know each other well.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">We do; and long to know each other worse.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">This is the most despiteful gentle greeting,</div>
                     <div class="line">The noblest hateful love, that e'er I heard of.</div>
                     <div class="line">What business, lord, so early?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">I was sent for to the king; but why, I know not.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">His purpose meets you: 'twas to bring this Greek</div>
                     <div class="line">To Calchas' house, and there to render him,</div>
                     <div class="line">For the enfreed Antenor, the fair Cressid:</div>
                     <div class="line">Let's have your company, or, if you please,</div>
                     <div class="line">Haste there before us: I constantly do think--</div>
                     <div class="line">Or rather, call my thought a certain knowledge--</div>
                     <div class="line">My brother Troilus lodges there to-night:</div>
                     <div class="line">Rouse him and give him note of our approach.</div>
                     <div class="line">With the whole quality wherefore: I fear</div>
                     <div class="line">We shall be much unwelcome.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">That I assure you:</div>
                     <div class="line">Troilus had rather Troy were borne to Greece</div>
                     <div class="line">Than Cressid borne from Troy.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">There is no help;</div>
                     <div class="line">The bitter disposition of the time</div>
                     <div class="line">Will have it so. On, lord; we'll follow you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Good morrow, all.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit with Servant</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">And tell me, noble Diomed, faith, tell me true,</div>
                     <div class="line">Even in the soul of sound good-fellowship,</div>
                     <div class="line">Who, in your thoughts, merits fair Helen best,</div>
                     <div class="line">Myself or Menelaus?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Both alike:</div>
                     <div class="line">He merits well to have her, that doth seek her,</div>
                     <div class="line">Not making any scruple of her soilure,</div>
                     <div class="line">With such a hell of pain and world of charge,</div>
                     <div class="line">And you as well to keep her, that defend her,</div>
                     <div class="line">Not palating the taste of her dishonour,</div>
                     <div class="line">With such a costly loss of wealth and friends:</div>
                     <div class="line">He, like a puling cuckold, would drink up</div>
                     <div class="line">The lees and dregs of a flat tamed piece;</div>
                     <div class="line">You, like a lecher, out of whorish loins</div>
                     <div class="line">Are pleased to breed out your inheritors:</div>
                     <div class="line">Both merits poised, each weighs nor less nor more;</div>
                     <div class="line">But he as he, the heavier for a whore.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">You are too bitter to your countrywoman.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">She's bitter to her country: hear me, Paris:</div>
                     <div class="line">For every false drop in her bawdy veins</div>
                     <div class="line">A Grecian's life hath sunk; for every scruple</div>
                     <div class="line">Of her contaminated carrion weight,</div>
                     <div class="line">A Trojan hath been slain: since she could speak,</div>
                     <div class="line">She hath not given so many good words breath</div>
                     <div class="line">As for her Greeks and Trojans suffer'd death.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Fair Diomed, you do as chapmen do,</div>
                     <div class="line">Dispraise the thing that you desire to buy:</div>
                     <div class="line">But we in silence hold this virtue well,</div>
                     <div class="line">We'll but commend what we intend to sell.</div>
                     <div class="line">Here lies our way.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.7.3">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>2. SCENE II.  The same. Court of Pandarus' house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter TROILUS and CRESSIDA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Dear, trouble not yourself: the morn is cold.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Then, sweet my lord, I'll call mine uncle down;</div>
                     <div class="line">He shall unbolt the gates.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Trouble him not;</div>
                     <div class="line">To bed, to bed: sleep kill those pretty eyes,</div>
                     <div class="line">And give as soft attachment to thy senses</div>
                     <div class="line">As infants' empty of all thought!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Good morrow, then.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I prithee now, to bed.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Are you a-weary of me?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O Cressida! but that the busy day,</div>
                     <div class="line">Waked by the lark, hath roused the ribald crows,</div>
                     <div class="line">And dreaming night will hide our joys no longer,</div>
                     <div class="line">I would not from thee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Night hath been too brief.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Beshrew the witch! with venomous wights she stays</div>
                     <div class="line">As tediously as hell, but flies the grasps of love</div>
                     <div class="line">With wings more momentary-swift than thought.</div>
                     <div class="line">You will catch cold, and curse me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Prithee, tarry:</div>
                     <div class="line">You men will never tarry.</div>
                     <div class="line">O foolish Cressid! I might have still held off,</div>
                     <div class="line">And then you would have tarried. Hark!</div>
                     <div class="line">there's one up.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Within</span>  What, 's all the doors open here?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">It is your uncle.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">A pestilence on him! now will he be mocking:</div>
                     <div class="line">I shall have such a life!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter PANDARUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">How now, how now! how go maidenheads? Here, you</div>
                     <div class="line">maid! where's my cousin Cressid?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Go hang yourself, you naughty mocking uncle!</div>
                     <div class="line">You bring me to do, and then you flout me too.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">To do what? to do what? let her say</div>
                     <div class="line">what: what have I brought you to do?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, come, beshrew your heart! you'll ne'er be good,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor suffer others.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ha! ha! Alas, poor wretch! ah, poor capocchia!</div>
                     <div class="line">hast not slept to-night? would he not, a naughty</div>
                     <div class="line">man, let it sleep? a bugbear take him!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Did not I tell you? Would he were knock'd i' the head!</div>
                     <p>Knocking within</p>
                     <div class="line">Who's that at door? good uncle, go and see.</div>
                     <div class="line">My lord, come you again into my chamber:</div>
                     <div class="line">You smile and mock me, as if I meant naughtily.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ha, ha!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, you are deceived, I think of no such thing.</div>
                     <p>Knocking within</p>
                     <div class="line">How earnestly they knock! Pray you, come in:</div>
                     <div class="line">I would not for half Troy have you seen here.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt TROILUS and CRESSIDA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Who's there? what's the matter? will you beat</div>
                     <div class="line">down the door? How now! what's the matter?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter AENEAS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Good morrow, lord, good morrow.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Who's there? my Lord AEneas! By my troth,</div>
                     <div class="line">I knew you not: what news with you so early?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Is not Prince Troilus here?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Here! what should he do here?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, he is here, my lord; do not deny him:</div>
                     <div class="line">It doth import him much to speak with me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Is he here, say you? 'tis more than I know, I'll</div>
                     <div class="line">be sworn: for my own part, I came in late. What</div>
                     <div class="line">should he do here?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Who!--nay, then: come, come, you'll do him wrong</div>
                     <div class="line">ere you're ware: you'll be so true to him, to be</div>
                     <div class="line">false to him: do not you know of him, but yet go</div>
                     <div class="line">fetch him hither; go.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter TROILUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">How now! what's the matter?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">My lord, I scarce have leisure to salute you,</div>
                     <div class="line">My matter is so rash: there is at hand</div>
                     <div class="line">Paris your brother, and Deiphobus,</div>
                     <div class="line">The Grecian Diomed, and our Antenor</div>
                     <div class="line">Deliver'd to us; and for him forthwith,</div>
                     <div class="line">Ere the first sacrifice, within this hour,</div>
                     <div class="line">We must give up to Diomedes' hand</div>
                     <div class="line">The Lady Cressida.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Is it so concluded?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">By Priam and the general state of Troy:</div>
                     <div class="line">They are at hand and ready to effect it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">How my achievements mock me!</div>
                     <div class="line">I will go meet them: and, my Lord AEneas,</div>
                     <div class="line">We met by chance; you did not find me here.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Good, good, my lord; the secrets of nature</div>
                     <div class="line">Have not more gift in taciturnity.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt TROILUS and AENEAS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Is't possible? no sooner got but lost? The devil</div>
                     <div class="line">take Antenor! the young prince will go mad: a</div>
                     <div class="line">plague upon Antenor! I would they had broke 's neck!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter CRESSIDA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">How now! what's the matter? who was here?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ah, ah!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why sigh you so profoundly? where's my lord? gone!</div>
                     <div class="line">Tell me, sweet uncle, what's the matter?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Would I were as deep under the earth as I am above!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">O the gods! what's the matter?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Prithee, get thee in: would thou hadst ne'er been</div>
                     <div class="line">born! I knew thou wouldst be his death. O, poor</div>
                     <div class="line">gentleman! A plague upon Antenor!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Good uncle, I beseech you, on my knees! beseech you,</div>
                     <div class="line">what's the matter?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou must be gone, wench, thou must be gone; thou</div>
                     <div class="line">art changed for Antenor: thou must to thy father,</div>
                     <div class="line">and be gone from Troilus: 'twill be his death;</div>
                     <div class="line">'twill be his bane; he cannot bear it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">O you immortal gods! I will not go.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou must.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">I will not, uncle: I have forgot my father;</div>
                     <div class="line">I know no touch of consanguinity;</div>
                     <div class="line">No kin no love, no blood, no soul so near me</div>
                     <div class="line">As the sweet Troilus. O you gods divine!</div>
                     <div class="line">Make Cressid's name the very crown of falsehood,</div>
                     <div class="line">If ever she leave Troilus! Time, force, and death,</div>
                     <div class="line">Do to this body what extremes you can;</div>
                     <div class="line">But the strong base and building of my love</div>
                     <div class="line">Is as the very centre of the earth,</div>
                     <div class="line">Drawing all things to it. I'll go in and weep,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Do, do.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Tear my bright hair and scratch my praised cheeks,</div>
                     <div class="line">Crack my clear voice with sobs and break my heart</div>
                     <div class="line">With sounding Troilus. I will not go from Troy.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.7.4">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>3. SCENE III.  The same. Street before Pandarus' house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter PARIS, TROILUS, AENEAS, DEIPHOBUS, ANTENOR,
and DIOMEDES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">It is great morning, and the hour prefix'd</div>
                     <div class="line">Of her delivery to this valiant Greek</div>
                     <div class="line">Comes fast upon. Good my brother Troilus,</div>
                     <div class="line">Tell you the lady what she is to do,</div>
                     <div class="line">And haste her to the purpose.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Walk into her house;</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll bring her to the Grecian presently:</div>
                     <div class="line">And to his hand when I deliver her,</div>
                     <div class="line">Think it an altar, and thy brother Troilus</div>
                     <div class="line">A priest there offering to it his own heart.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">I know what 'tis to love;</div>
                     <div class="line">And would, as I shall pity, I could help!</div>
                     <div class="line">Please you walk in, my lords.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.7.5">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>4. SCENE IV.  The same. Pandarus' house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter PANDARUS and CRESSIDA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Be moderate, be moderate.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why tell you me of moderation?</div>
                     <div class="line">The grief is fine, full, perfect, that I taste,</div>
                     <div class="line">And violenteth in a sense as strong</div>
                     <div class="line">As that which causeth it: how can I moderate it?</div>
                     <div class="line">If I could temporize with my affection,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or brew it to a weak and colder palate,</div>
                     <div class="line">The like allayment could I give my grief.</div>
                     <div class="line">My love admits no qualifying dross;</div>
                     <div class="line">No more my grief, in such a precious loss.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Here, here, here he comes.</div>
                     <p>Enter TROILUS</p>
                     <div class="line">Ah, sweet ducks!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">O Troilus! Troilus!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Embracing him</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What a pair of spectacles is here!</div>
                     <div class="line">Let me embrace too. 'O heart,' as the goodly saying is,</div>
                     <div class="line">'--O heart, heavy heart,</div>
                     <div class="line">Why sigh'st thou without breaking?</div>
                     <div class="line">where he answers again,</div>
                     <div class="line">'Because thou canst not ease thy smart</div>
                     <div class="line">By friendship nor by speaking.'</div>
                     <div class="line">There was never a truer rhyme. Let us cast away</div>
                     <div class="line">nothing, for we may live to have need of such a</div>
                     <div class="line">verse: we see it, we see it. How now, lambs?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Cressid, I love thee in so strain'd a purity,</div>
                     <div class="line">That the bless'd gods, as angry with my fancy,</div>
                     <div class="line">More bright in zeal than the devotion which</div>
                     <div class="line">Cold lips blow to their deities, take thee from me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Have the gods envy?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, ay, ay, ay; 'tis too plain a case.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">And is it true that I must go from Troy?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">A hateful truth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">What, and from Troilus too?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">From Troy and Troilus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Is it possible?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">And suddenly; where injury of chance</div>
                     <div class="line">Puts back leave-taking, justles roughly by</div>
                     <div class="line">All time of pause, rudely beguiles our lips</div>
                     <div class="line">Of all rejoindure, forcibly prevents</div>
                     <div class="line">Our lock'd embrasures, strangles our dear vows</div>
                     <div class="line">Even in the birth of our own labouring breath:</div>
                     <div class="line">We two, that with so many thousand sighs</div>
                     <div class="line">Did buy each other, must poorly sell ourselves</div>
                     <div class="line">With the rude brevity and discharge of one.</div>
                     <div class="line">Injurious time now with a robber's haste</div>
                     <div class="line">Crams his rich thievery up, he knows not how:</div>
                     <div class="line">As many farewells as be stars in heaven,</div>
                     <div class="line">With distinct breath and consign'd kisses to them,</div>
                     <div class="line">He fumbles up into a lose adieu,</div>
                     <div class="line">And scants us with a single famish'd kiss,</div>
                     <div class="line">Distasted with the salt of broken tears.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Within</span>  My lord, is the lady ready?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Hark! you are call'd: some say the Genius so</div>
                     <div class="line">Cries 'come' to him that instantly must die.</div>
                     <div class="line">Bid them have patience; she shall come anon.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Where are my tears? rain, to lay this wind, or</div>
                     <div class="line">my heart will be blown up by the root.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">I must then to the Grecians?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">No remedy.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">A woful Cressid 'mongst the merry Greeks!</div>
                     <div class="line">When shall we see again?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Hear me, my love: be thou but true of heart,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">I true! how now! what wicked deem is this?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, we must use expostulation kindly,</div>
                     <div class="line">For it is parting from us:</div>
                     <div class="line">I speak not 'be thou true,' as fearing thee,</div>
                     <div class="line">For I will throw my glove to Death himself,</div>
                     <div class="line">That there's no maculation in thy heart:</div>
                     <div class="line">But 'be thou true,' say I, to fashion in</div>
                     <div class="line">My sequent protestation; be thou true,</div>
                     <div class="line">And I will see thee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">O, you shall be exposed, my lord, to dangers</div>
                     <div class="line">As infinite as imminent! but I'll be true.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">And I'll grow friend with danger. Wear this sleeve.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">And you this glove. When shall I see you?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I will corrupt the Grecian sentinels,</div>
                     <div class="line">To give thee nightly visitation.</div>
                     <div class="line">But yet be true.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">O heavens! 'be true' again!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Hear while I speak it, love:</div>
                     <div class="line">The Grecian youths are full of quality;</div>
                     <div class="line">They're loving, well composed with gifts of nature,</div>
                     <div class="line">Flowing and swelling o'er with arts and exercise:</div>
                     <div class="line">How novelty may move, and parts with person,</div>
                     <div class="line">Alas, a kind of godly jealousy--</div>
                     <div class="line">Which, I beseech you, call a virtuous sin--</div>
                     <div class="line">Makes me afeard.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">O heavens! you love me not.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Die I a villain, then!</div>
                     <div class="line">In this I do not call your faith in question</div>
                     <div class="line">So mainly as my merit: I cannot sing,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor heel the high lavolt, nor sweeten talk,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor play at subtle games; fair virtues all,</div>
                     <div class="line">To which the Grecians are most prompt and pregnant:</div>
                     <div class="line">But I can tell that in each grace of these</div>
                     <div class="line">There lurks a still and dumb-discoursive devil</div>
                     <div class="line">That tempts most cunningly: but be not tempted.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Do you think I will?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">No.</div>
                     <div class="line">But something may be done that we will not:</div>
                     <div class="line">And sometimes we are devils to ourselves,</div>
                     <div class="line">When we will tempt the frailty of our powers,</div>
                     <div class="line">Presuming on their changeful potency.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Within</span>  Nay, good my lord,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, kiss; and let us part.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Within</span>  Brother Troilus!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Good brother, come you hither;</div>
                     <div class="line">And bring AEneas and the Grecian with you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">My lord, will you be true?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Who, I? alas, it is my vice, my fault:</div>
                     <div class="line">Whiles others fish with craft for great opinion,</div>
                     <div class="line">I with great truth catch mere simplicity;</div>
                     <div class="line">Whilst some with cunning gild their copper crowns,</div>
                     <div class="line">With truth and plainness I do wear mine bare.</div>
                     <div class="line">Fear not my truth: the moral of my wit</div>
                     <div class="line">Is 'plain and true;' there's all the reach of it.</div>
                     <p>Enter AENEAS, PARIS, ANTENOR, DEIPHOBUS,
and DIOMEDES</p>
                     <div class="line">Welcome, Sir Diomed! here is the lady</div>
                     <div class="line">Which for Antenor we deliver you:</div>
                     <div class="line">At the port, lord, I'll give her to thy hand,</div>
                     <div class="line">And by the way possess thee what she is.</div>
                     <div class="line">Entreat her fair; and, by my soul, fair Greek,</div>
                     <div class="line">If e'er thou stand at mercy of my sword,</div>
                     <div class="line">Name Cressida and thy life shall be as safe</div>
                     <div class="line">As Priam is in Ilion.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Fair Lady Cressid,</div>
                     <div class="line">So please you, save the thanks this prince expects:</div>
                     <div class="line">The lustre in your eye, heaven in your cheek,</div>
                     <div class="line">Pleads your fair usage; and to Diomed</div>
                     <div class="line">You shall be mistress, and command him wholly.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Grecian, thou dost not use me courteously,</div>
                     <div class="line">To shame the zeal of my petition to thee</div>
                     <div class="line">In praising her: I tell thee, lord of Greece,</div>
                     <div class="line">She is as far high-soaring o'er thy praises</div>
                     <div class="line">As thou unworthy to be call'd her servant.</div>
                     <div class="line">I charge thee use her well, even for my charge;</div>
                     <div class="line">For, by the dreadful Pluto, if thou dost not,</div>
                     <div class="line">Though the great bulk Achilles be thy guard,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll cut thy throat.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">O, be not moved, Prince Troilus:</div>
                     <div class="line">Let me be privileged by my place and message,</div>
                     <div class="line">To be a speaker free; when I am hence</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll answer to my lust: and know you, lord,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll nothing do on charge: to her own worth</div>
                     <div class="line">She shall be prized; but that you say 'be't so,'</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll speak it in my spirit and honour, 'no.'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, to the port. I'll tell thee, Diomed,</div>
                     <div class="line">This brave shall oft make thee to hide thy head.</div>
                     <div class="line">Lady, give me your hand, and, as we walk,</div>
                     <div class="line">To our own selves bend we our needful talk.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt TROILUS, CRESSIDA, and DIOMEDES</p>
               <p>Trumpet within</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">Hark! Hector's trumpet.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">How have we spent this morning!</div>
                     <div class="line">The prince must think me tardy and remiss,</div>
                     <div class="line">That sore to ride before him to the field.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PARIS</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis Troilus' fault: come, come, to field with him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DEIPHOBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Let us make ready straight.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Yea, with a bridegroom's fresh alacrity,</div>
                     <div class="line">Let us address to tend on Hector's heels:</div>
                     <div class="line">The glory of our Troy doth this day lie</div>
                     <div class="line">On his fair worth and single chivalry.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.7.6">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>5. SCENE V.  The Grecian camp. Lists set out.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter AJAX, armed; AGAMEMNON, ACHILLES, PATROCLUS,
MENELAUS, ULYSSES, NESTOR, and others</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Here art thou in appointment fresh and fair,</div>
                     <div class="line">Anticipating time with starting courage.</div>
                     <div class="line">Give with thy trumpet a loud note to Troy,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou dreadful Ajax; that the appalled air</div>
                     <div class="line">May pierce the head of the great combatant</div>
                     <div class="line">And hale him hither.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou, trumpet, there's my purse.</div>
                     <div class="line">Now crack thy lungs, and split thy brazen pipe:</div>
                     <div class="line">Blow, villain, till thy sphered bias cheek</div>
                     <div class="line">Outswell the colic of puff'd Aquilon:</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, stretch thy chest and let thy eyes spout blood;</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou blow'st for Hector.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Trumpet sounds</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">No trumpet answers.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis but early days.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Is not yond Diomed, with Calchas' daughter?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis he, I ken the manner of his gait;</div>
                     <div class="line">He rises on the toe: that spirit of his</div>
                     <div class="line">In aspiration lifts him from the earth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter DIOMEDES, with CRESSIDA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Is this the Lady Cressid?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Even she.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Most dearly welcome to the Greeks, sweet lady.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Our general doth salute you with a kiss.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet is the kindness but particular;</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twere better she were kiss'd in general.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">And very courtly counsel: I'll begin.</div>
                     <div class="line">So much for Nestor.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll take what winter from your lips, fair lady:</div>
                     <div class="line">Achilles bids you welcome.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENELAUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I had good argument for kissing once.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">But that's no argument for kissing now;</div>
                     <div class="line">For this popp'd Paris in his hardiment,</div>
                     <div class="line">And parted thus you and your argument.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">O deadly gall, and theme of all our scorns!</div>
                     <div class="line">For which we lose our heads to gild his horns.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">The first was Menelaus' kiss; this, mine:</div>
                     <div class="line">Patroclus kisses you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENELAUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O, this is trim!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Paris and I kiss evermore for him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENELAUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll have my kiss, sir. Lady, by your leave.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">In kissing, do you render or receive?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Both take and give.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll make my match to live,</div>
                     <div class="line">The kiss you take is better than you give;</div>
                     <div class="line">Therefore no kiss.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENELAUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll give you boot, I'll give you three for one.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">You're an odd man; give even or give none.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENELAUS</div>
                     <div class="line">An odd man, lady! every man is odd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">No, Paris is not; for you know 'tis true,</div>
                     <div class="line">That you are odd, and he is even with you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENELAUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You fillip me o' the head.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">No, I'll be sworn.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">It were no match, your nail against his horn.</div>
                     <div class="line">May I, sweet lady, beg a kiss of you?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">You may.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">I do desire it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, beg, then.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Why then for Venus' sake, give me a kiss,</div>
                     <div class="line">When Helen is a maid again, and his.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">I am your debtor, claim it when 'tis due.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Never's my day, and then a kiss of you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Lady, a word: I'll bring you to your father.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit with CRESSIDA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">A woman of quick sense.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Fie, fie upon her!</div>
                     <div class="line">There's language in her eye, her cheek, her lip,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, her foot speaks; her wanton spirits look out</div>
                     <div class="line">At every joint and motive of her body.</div>
                     <div class="line">O, these encounterers, so glib of tongue,</div>
                     <div class="line">That give accosting welcome ere it comes,</div>
                     <div class="line">And wide unclasp the tables of their thoughts</div>
                     <div class="line">To every ticklish reader! set them down</div>
                     <div class="line">For sluttish spoils of opportunity</div>
                     <div class="line">And daughters of the game.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Trumpet within</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALL</div>
                     <div class="line">The Trojans' trumpet.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Yonder comes the troop.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter HECTOR, armed; AENEAS, TROILUS, and other
Trojans, with Attendants</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Hail, all you state of Greece! what shall be done</div>
                     <div class="line">To him that victory commands? or do you purpose</div>
                     <div class="line">A victor shall be known? will you the knights</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall to the edge of all extremity</div>
                     <div class="line">Pursue each other, or shall be divided</div>
                     <div class="line">By any voice or order of the field?</div>
                     <div class="line">Hector bade ask.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Which way would Hector have it?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">He cares not; he'll obey conditions.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis done like Hector; but securely done,</div>
                     <div class="line">A little proudly, and great deal misprizing</div>
                     <div class="line">The knight opposed.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">If not Achilles, sir,</div>
                     <div class="line">What is your name?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">If not Achilles, nothing.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Therefore Achilles: but, whate'er, know this:</div>
                     <div class="line">In the extremity of great and little,</div>
                     <div class="line">Valour and pride excel themselves in Hector;</div>
                     <div class="line">The one almost as infinite as all,</div>
                     <div class="line">The other blank as nothing. Weigh him well,</div>
                     <div class="line">And that which looks like pride is courtesy.</div>
                     <div class="line">This Ajax is half made of Hector's blood:</div>
                     <div class="line">In love whereof, half Hector stays at home;</div>
                     <div class="line">Half heart, half hand, half Hector comes to seek</div>
                     <div class="line">This blended knight, half Trojan and half Greek.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">A maiden battle, then? O, I perceive you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter DIOMEDES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Here is Sir Diomed. Go, gentle knight,</div>
                     <div class="line">Stand by our Ajax: as you and Lord AEneas</div>
                     <div class="line">Consent upon the order of their fight,</div>
                     <div class="line">So be it; either to the uttermost,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or else a breath: the combatants being kin</div>
                     <div class="line">Half stints their strife before their strokes begin.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>AJAX and HECTOR enter the lists</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">They are opposed already.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">What Trojan is that same that looks so heavy?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">The youngest son of Priam, a true knight,</div>
                     <div class="line">Not yet mature, yet matchless, firm of word,</div>
                     <div class="line">Speaking in deeds and deedless in his tongue;</div>
                     <div class="line">Not soon provoked nor being provoked soon calm'd:</div>
                     <div class="line">His heart and hand both open and both free;</div>
                     <div class="line">For what he has he gives, what thinks he shows;</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet gives he not till judgment guide his bounty,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor dignifies an impure thought with breath;</div>
                     <div class="line">Manly as Hector, but more dangerous;</div>
                     <div class="line">For Hector in his blaze of wrath subscribes</div>
                     <div class="line">To tender objects, but he in heat of action</div>
                     <div class="line">Is more vindicative than jealous love:</div>
                     <div class="line">They call him Troilus, and on him erect</div>
                     <div class="line">A second hope, as fairly built as Hector.</div>
                     <div class="line">Thus says AEneas; one that knows the youth</div>
                     <div class="line">Even to his inches, and with private soul</div>
                     <div class="line">Did in great Ilion thus translate him to me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Alarum. Hector and Ajax fight</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">They are in action.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, Ajax, hold thine own!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Hector, thou sleep'st;</div>
                     <div class="line">Awake thee!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">His blows are well disposed: there, Ajax!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">You must no more.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Trumpets cease</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Princes, enough, so please you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">I am not warm yet; let us fight again.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">As Hector pleases.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, then will I no more:</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou art, great lord, my father's sister's son,</div>
                     <div class="line">A cousin-german to great Priam's seed;</div>
                     <div class="line">The obligation of our blood forbids</div>
                     <div class="line">A gory emulation 'twixt us twain:</div>
                     <div class="line">Were thy commixtion Greek and Trojan so</div>
                     <div class="line">That thou couldst say 'This hand is Grecian all,</div>
                     <div class="line">And this is Trojan; the sinews of this leg</div>
                     <div class="line">All Greek, and this all Troy; my mother's blood</div>
                     <div class="line">Runs on the dexter cheek, and this sinister</div>
                     <div class="line">Bounds in my father's;' by Jove multipotent,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou shouldst not bear from me a Greekish member</div>
                     <div class="line">Wherein my sword had not impressure made</div>
                     <div class="line">Of our rank feud: but the just gods gainsay</div>
                     <div class="line">That any drop thou borrow'dst from thy mother,</div>
                     <div class="line">My sacred aunt, should by my mortal sword</div>
                     <div class="line">Be drain'd! Let me embrace thee, Ajax:</div>
                     <div class="line">By him that thunders, thou hast lusty arms;</div>
                     <div class="line">Hector would have them fall upon him thus:</div>
                     <div class="line">Cousin, all honour to thee!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">I thank thee, Hector</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou art too gentle and too free a man:</div>
                     <div class="line">I came to kill thee, cousin, and bear hence</div>
                     <div class="line">A great addition earned in thy death.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Not Neoptolemus so mirable,</div>
                     <div class="line">On whose bright crest Fame with her loud'st Oyes</div>
                     <div class="line">Cries 'This is he,' could promise to himself</div>
                     <div class="line">A thought of added honour torn from Hector.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">There is expectance here from both the sides,</div>
                     <div class="line">What further you will do.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">We'll answer it;</div>
                     <div class="line">The issue is embracement: Ajax, farewell.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">If I might in entreaties find success--</div>
                     <div class="line">As seld I have the chance--I would desire</div>
                     <div class="line">My famous cousin to our Grecian tents.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis Agamemnon's wish, and great Achilles</div>
                     <div class="line">Doth long to see unarm'd the valiant Hector.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">AEneas, call my brother Troilus to me,</div>
                     <div class="line">And signify this loving interview</div>
                     <div class="line">To the expecters of our Trojan part;</div>
                     <div class="line">Desire them home. Give me thy hand, my cousin;</div>
                     <div class="line">I will go eat with thee and see your knights.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Great Agamemnon comes to meet us here.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">The worthiest of them tell me name by name;</div>
                     <div class="line">But for Achilles, mine own searching eyes</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall find him by his large and portly size.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Worthy of arms! as welcome as to one</div>
                     <div class="line">That would be rid of such an enemy;</div>
                     <div class="line">But that's no welcome: understand more clear,</div>
                     <div class="line">What's past and what's to come is strew'd with husks</div>
                     <div class="line">And formless ruin of oblivion;</div>
                     <div class="line">But in this extant moment, faith and troth,</div>
                     <div class="line">Strain'd purely from all hollow bias-drawing,</div>
                     <div class="line">Bids thee, with most divine integrity,</div>
                     <div class="line">From heart of very heart, great Hector, welcome.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">I thank thee, most imperious Agamemnon.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>To TROILUS</span>  My well-famed lord of Troy, no</div>
                     <div class="line">less to you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENELAUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Let me confirm my princely brother's greeting:</div>
                     <div class="line">You brace of warlike brothers, welcome hither.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Who must we answer?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">The noble Menelaus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">O, you, my lord? by Mars his gauntlet, thanks!</div>
                     <div class="line">Mock not, that I affect the untraded oath;</div>
                     <div class="line">Your quondam wife swears still by Venus' glove:</div>
                     <div class="line">She's well, but bade me not commend her to you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENELAUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Name her not now, sir; she's a deadly theme.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">O, pardon; I offend.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">I have, thou gallant Trojan, seen thee oft</div>
                     <div class="line">Labouring for destiny make cruel way</div>
                     <div class="line">Through ranks of Greekish youth, and I have seen thee,</div>
                     <div class="line">As hot as Perseus, spur thy Phrygian steed,</div>
                     <div class="line">Despising many forfeits and subduements,</div>
                     <div class="line">When thou hast hung thy advanced sword i' the air,</div>
                     <div class="line">Not letting it decline on the declined,</div>
                     <div class="line">That I have said to some my standers by</div>
                     <div class="line">'Lo, Jupiter is yonder, dealing life!'</div>
                     <div class="line">And I have seen thee pause and take thy breath,</div>
                     <div class="line">When that a ring of Greeks have hemm'd thee in,</div>
                     <div class="line">Like an Olympian wrestling: this have I seen;</div>
                     <div class="line">But this thy countenance, still lock'd in steel,</div>
                     <div class="line">I never saw till now. I knew thy grandsire,</div>
                     <div class="line">And once fought with him: he was a soldier good;</div>
                     <div class="line">But, by great Mars, the captain of us all,</div>
                     <div class="line">Never saw like thee. Let an old man embrace thee;</div>
                     <div class="line">And, worthy warrior, welcome to our tents.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis the old Nestor.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Let me embrace thee, good old chronicle,</div>
                     <div class="line">That hast so long walk'd hand in hand with time:</div>
                     <div class="line">Most reverend Nestor, I am glad to clasp thee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">I would my arms could match thee in contention,</div>
                     <div class="line">As they contend with thee in courtesy.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">I would they could.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Ha!</div>
                     <div class="line">By this white beard, I'ld fight with thee to-morrow.</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, welcome, welcome! I have seen the time.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">I wonder now how yonder city stands</div>
                     <div class="line">When we have here her base and pillar by us.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">I know your favour, Lord Ulysses, well.</div>
                     <div class="line">Ah, sir, there's many a Greek and Trojan dead,</div>
                     <div class="line">Since first I saw yourself and Diomed</div>
                     <div class="line">In Ilion, on your Greekish embassy.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, I foretold you then what would ensue:</div>
                     <div class="line">My prophecy is but half his journey yet;</div>
                     <div class="line">For yonder walls, that pertly front your town,</div>
                     <div class="line">Yond towers, whose wanton tops do buss the clouds,</div>
                     <div class="line">Must kiss their own feet.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">I must not believe you:</div>
                     <div class="line">There they stand yet, and modestly I think,</div>
                     <div class="line">The fall of every Phrygian stone will cost</div>
                     <div class="line">A drop of Grecian blood: the end crowns all,</div>
                     <div class="line">And that old common arbitrator, Time,</div>
                     <div class="line">Will one day end it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">So to him we leave it.</div>
                     <div class="line">Most gentle and most valiant Hector, welcome:</div>
                     <div class="line">After the general, I beseech you next</div>
                     <div class="line">To feast with me and see me at my tent.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">I shall forestall thee, Lord Ulysses, thou!</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, Hector, I have fed mine eyes on thee;</div>
                     <div class="line">I have with exact view perused thee, Hector,</div>
                     <div class="line">And quoted joint by joint.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Is this Achilles?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">I am Achilles.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Stand fair, I pray thee: let me look on thee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Behold thy fill.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, I have done already.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou art too brief: I will the second time,</div>
                     <div class="line">As I would buy thee, view thee limb by limb.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">O, like a book of sport thou'lt read me o'er;</div>
                     <div class="line">But there's more in me than thou understand'st.</div>
                     <div class="line">Why dost thou so oppress me with thine eye?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Tell me, you heavens, in which part of his body</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall I destroy him? whether there, or there, or there?</div>
                     <div class="line">That I may give the local wound a name</div>
                     <div class="line">And make distinct the very breach whereout</div>
                     <div class="line">Hector's great spirit flew: answer me, heavens!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">It would discredit the blest gods, proud man,</div>
                     <div class="line">To answer such a question: stand again:</div>
                     <div class="line">Think'st thou to catch my life so pleasantly</div>
                     <div class="line">As to prenominate in nice conjecture</div>
                     <div class="line">Where thou wilt hit me dead?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">I tell thee, yea.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Wert thou an oracle to tell me so,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'd not believe thee. Henceforth guard thee well;</div>
                     <div class="line">For I'll not kill thee there, nor there, nor there;</div>
                     <div class="line">But, by the forge that stithied Mars his helm,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll kill thee every where, yea, o'er and o'er.</div>
                     <div class="line">You wisest Grecians, pardon me this brag;</div>
                     <div class="line">His insolence draws folly from my lips;</div>
                     <div class="line">But I'll endeavour deeds to match these words,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or may I never--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Do not chafe thee, cousin:</div>
                     <div class="line">And you, Achilles, let these threats alone,</div>
                     <div class="line">Till accident or purpose bring you to't:</div>
                     <div class="line">You may have every day enough of Hector</div>
                     <div class="line">If you have stomach; the general state, I fear,</div>
                     <div class="line">Can scarce entreat you to be odd with him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">I pray you, let us see you in the field:</div>
                     <div class="line">We have had pelting wars, since you refused</div>
                     <div class="line">The Grecians' cause.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Dost thou entreat me, Hector?</div>
                     <div class="line">To-morrow do I meet thee, fell as death;</div>
                     <div class="line">To-night all friends.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy hand upon that match.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">First, all you peers of Greece, go to my tent;</div>
                     <div class="line">There in the full convive we: afterwards,</div>
                     <div class="line">As Hector's leisure and your bounties shall</div>
                     <div class="line">Concur together, severally entreat him.</div>
                     <div class="line">Beat loud the tabourines, let the trumpets blow,</div>
                     <div class="line">That this great soldier may his welcome know.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt all except TROILUS and ULYSSES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">My Lord Ulysses, tell me, I beseech you,</div>
                     <div class="line">In what place of the field doth Calchas keep?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">At Menelaus' tent, most princely Troilus:</div>
                     <div class="line">There Diomed doth feast with him to-night;</div>
                     <div class="line">Who neither looks upon the heaven nor earth,</div>
                     <div class="line">But gives all gaze and bent of amorous view</div>
                     <div class="line">On the fair Cressid.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall sweet lord, be bound to you so much,</div>
                     <div class="line">After we part from Agamemnon's tent,</div>
                     <div class="line">To bring me thither?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">You shall command me, sir.</div>
                     <div class="line">As gentle tell me, of what honour was</div>
                     <div class="line">This Cressida in Troy? Had she no lover there</div>
                     <div class="line">That wails her absence?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O, sir, to such as boasting show their scars</div>
                     <div class="line">A mock is due. Will you walk on, my lord?</div>
                     <div class="line">She was beloved, she loved; she is, and doth:</div>
                     <div class="line">But still sweet love is food for fortune's tooth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
         </article>
         <article class="chapter" id="R.1.8">
            <header class="chapter-titlepage">
               <h2>Chapter 5. 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.  The Grecian camp. Before Achilles' tent.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.8.3">2. SCENE II.  The same. Before Calchas' tent.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.8.4">3. SCENE III.  Troy. Before Priam's palace.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.8.5">4. SCENE IV.  Plains between Troy and the Grecian camp.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.8.6">5. SCENE V.  Another part of the plains.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.8.7">6. SCENE VI.  Another part of the plains.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.8.8">7. SCENE VII.  Another part of the plains.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.8.9">8. SCENE VIII.  Another part of the plains.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.8.10">9. SCENE IX.  Another part of the plains.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.8.11">10. SCENE X.  Another part of the plains.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                  </ul>
               </div>
            </div>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.8.2">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>1. SCENE I.  The Grecian camp. Before Achilles' tent.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter ACHILLES and PATROCLUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll heat his blood with Greekish wine to-night,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which with my scimitar I'll cool to-morrow.</div>
                     <div class="line">Patroclus, let us feast him to the height.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Here comes Thersites.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter THERSITES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">How now, thou core of envy!</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou crusty batch of nature, what's the news?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, thou picture of what thou seemest, and idol</div>
                     <div class="line">of idiot worshippers, here's a letter for thee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">From whence, fragment?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, thou full dish of fool, from Troy.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Who keeps the tent now?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">The surgeon's box, or the patient's wound.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Well said, adversity! and what need these tricks?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Prithee, be silent, boy; I profit not by thy talk:</div>
                     <div class="line">thou art thought to be Achilles' male varlet.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Male varlet, you rogue! what's that?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, his masculine whore. Now, the rotten diseases</div>
                     <div class="line">of the south, the guts-griping, ruptures, catarrhs,</div>
                     <div class="line">loads o' gravel i' the back, lethargies, cold</div>
                     <div class="line">palsies, raw eyes, dirt-rotten livers, wheezing</div>
                     <div class="line">lungs, bladders full of imposthume, sciaticas,</div>
                     <div class="line">limekilns i' the palm, incurable bone-ache, and the</div>
                     <div class="line">rivelled fee-simple of the tetter, take and take</div>
                     <div class="line">again such preposterous discoveries!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Why thou damnable box of envy, thou, what meanest</div>
                     <div class="line">thou to curse thus?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Do I curse thee?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Why no, you ruinous butt, you whoreson</div>
                     <div class="line">indistinguishable cur, no.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">No! why art thou then exasperate, thou idle</div>
                     <div class="line">immaterial skein of sleave-silk, thou green sarcenet</div>
                     <div class="line">flap for a sore eye, thou tassel of a prodigal's</div>
                     <div class="line">purse, thou? Ah, how the poor world is pestered</div>
                     <div class="line">with such waterflies, diminutives of nature!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PATROCLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Out, gall!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Finch-egg!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">My sweet Patroclus, I am thwarted quite</div>
                     <div class="line">From my great purpose in to-morrow's battle.</div>
                     <div class="line">Here is a letter from Queen Hecuba,</div>
                     <div class="line">A token from her daughter, my fair love,</div>
                     <div class="line">Both taxing me and gaging me to keep</div>
                     <div class="line">An oath that I have sworn. I will not break it:</div>
                     <div class="line">Fall Greeks; fail fame; honour or go or stay;</div>
                     <div class="line">My major vow lies here, this I'll obey.</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, come, Thersites, help to trim my tent:</div>
                     <div class="line">This night in banqueting must all be spent.</div>
                     <div class="line">Away, Patroclus!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt ACHILLES and PATROCLUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">With too much blood and too little brain, these two</div>
                     <div class="line">may run mad; but, if with too much brain and too</div>
                     <div class="line">little blood they do, I'll be a curer of madmen.</div>
                     <div class="line">Here's Agamemnon, an honest fellow enough and one</div>
                     <div class="line">that loves quails; but he has not so much brain as</div>
                     <div class="line">earwax: and the goodly transformation of Jupiter</div>
                     <div class="line">there, his brother, the bull,--the primitive statue,</div>
                     <div class="line">and oblique memorial of cuckolds; a thrifty</div>
                     <div class="line">shoeing-horn in a chain, hanging at his brother's</div>
                     <div class="line">leg,--to what form but that he is, should wit larded</div>
                     <div class="line">with malice and malice forced with wit turn him to?</div>
                     <div class="line">To an ass, were nothing; he is both ass and ox: to</div>
                     <div class="line">an ox, were nothing; he is both ox and ass. To be a</div>
                     <div class="line">dog, a mule, a cat, a fitchew, a toad, a lizard, an</div>
                     <div class="line">owl, a puttock, or a herring without a roe, I would</div>
                     <div class="line">not care; but to be Menelaus, I would conspire</div>
                     <div class="line">against destiny. Ask me not, what I would be, if I</div>
                     <div class="line">were not Thersites; for I care not to be the louse</div>
                     <div class="line">of a lazar, so I were not Menelaus! Hey-day!</div>
                     <div class="line">spirits and fires!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter HECTOR, TROILUS, AJAX, AGAMEMNON, ULYSSES,
NESTOR, MENELAUS, and DIOMEDES, with lights</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">We go wrong, we go wrong.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">No, yonder 'tis;</div>
                     <div class="line">There, where we see the lights.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">I trouble you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">No, not a whit.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Here comes himself to guide you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter ACHILLES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Welcome, brave Hector; welcome, princes all.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">So now, fair prince of Troy, I bid good night.</div>
                     <div class="line">Ajax commands the guard to tend on you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Thanks and good night to the Greeks' general.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENELAUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Good night, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Good night, sweet lord Menelaus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Sweet draught: 'sweet' quoth 'a! sweet sink,</div>
                     <div class="line">sweet sewer.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Good night and welcome, both at once, to those</div>
                     <div class="line">That go or tarry.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Good night.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt AGAMEMNON and MENELAUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Old Nestor tarries; and you too, Diomed,</div>
                     <div class="line">Keep Hector company an hour or two.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">I cannot, lord; I have important business,</div>
                     <div class="line">The tide whereof is now. Good night, great Hector.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Give me your hand.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to TROILUS</span>  Follow his torch; he goes to</div>
                     <div class="line">Calchas' tent:</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll keep you company.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Sweet sir, you honour me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">And so, good night.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit DIOMEDES; ULYSSES and TROILUS following</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, come, enter my tent.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt ACHILLES, HECTOR, AJAX, and NESTOR</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">That same Diomed's a false-hearted rogue, a most</div>
                     <div class="line">unjust knave; I will no more trust him when he leers</div>
                     <div class="line">than I will a serpent when he hisses: he will spend</div>
                     <div class="line">his mouth, and promise, like Brabbler the hound:</div>
                     <div class="line">but when he performs, astronomers foretell it; it</div>
                     <div class="line">is prodigious, there will come some change; the sun</div>
                     <div class="line">borrows of the moon, when Diomed keeps his</div>
                     <div class="line">word. I will rather leave to see Hector, than</div>
                     <div class="line">not to dog him: they say he keeps a Trojan</div>
                     <div class="line">drab, and uses the traitor Calchas' tent: I'll</div>
                     <div class="line">after. Nothing but lechery! all incontinent varlets!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.8.3">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>2. SCENE II.  The same. Before Calchas' tent.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter DIOMEDES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">What, are you up here, ho? speak.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CALCHAS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Within</span>  Who calls?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Calchas, I think. Where's your daughter?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CALCHAS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Within</span>  She comes to you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter TROILUS and ULYSSES, at a distance;
after them, THERSITES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Stand where the torch may not discover us.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter CRESSIDA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Cressid comes forth to him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">How now, my charge!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, my sweet guardian! Hark, a word with you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Whispers</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Yea, so familiar!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">She will sing any man at first sight.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">And any man may sing her, if he can take her cliff;</div>
                     <div class="line">she's noted.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Will you remember?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Remember! yes.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, but do, then;</div>
                     <div class="line">And let your mind be coupled with your words.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What should she remember?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">List.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Sweet honey Greek, tempt me no more to folly.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Roguery!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, then,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll tell you what,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Foh, foh! come, tell a pin: you are forsworn.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">In faith, I cannot: what would you have me do?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">A juggling trick,--to be secretly open.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">What did you swear you would bestow on me?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">I prithee, do not hold me to mine oath;</div>
                     <div class="line">Bid me do any thing but that, sweet Greek.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Good night.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Hold, patience!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">How now, Trojan!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Diomed,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">No, no, good night: I'll be your fool no more.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy better must.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Hark, one word in your ear.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O plague and madness!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">You are moved, prince; let us depart, I pray you,</div>
                     <div class="line">Lest your displeasure should enlarge itself</div>
                     <div class="line">To wrathful terms: this place is dangerous;</div>
                     <div class="line">The time right deadly; I beseech you, go.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Behold, I pray you!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, good my lord, go off:</div>
                     <div class="line">You flow to great distraction; come, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I pray thee, stay.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">You have not patience; come.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I pray you, stay; by hell and all hell's torments</div>
                     <div class="line">I will not speak a word!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">And so, good night.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, but you part in anger.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Doth that grieve thee?</div>
                     <div class="line">O wither'd truth!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, how now, lord!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">By Jove,</div>
                     <div class="line">I will be patient.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Guardian!--why, Greek!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Foh, foh! adieu; you palter.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">In faith, I do not: come hither once again.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">You shake, my lord, at something: will you go?</div>
                     <div class="line">You will break out.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">She strokes his cheek!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, come.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, stay; by Jove, I will not speak a word:</div>
                     <div class="line">There is between my will and all offences</div>
                     <div class="line">A guard of patience: stay a little while.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">How the devil Luxury, with his fat rump and</div>
                     <div class="line">potato-finger, tickles these together! Fry, lechery, fry!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">But will you, then?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">In faith, I will, la; never trust me else.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Give me some token for the surety of it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll fetch you one.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">You have sworn patience.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Fear me not, sweet lord;</div>
                     <div class="line">I will not be myself, nor have cognition</div>
                     <div class="line">Of what I feel: I am all patience.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter CRESSIDA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Now the pledge; now, now, now!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Here, Diomed, keep this sleeve.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O beauty! where is thy faith?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">My lord,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I will be patient; outwardly I will.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">You look upon that sleeve; behold it well.</div>
                     <div class="line">He loved me--O false wench!--Give't me again.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose was't?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">It is no matter, now I have't again.</div>
                     <div class="line">I will not meet with you to-morrow night:</div>
                     <div class="line">I prithee, Diomed, visit me no more.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Now she sharpens: well said, whetstone!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">I shall have it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">What, this?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, that.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">O, all you gods! O pretty, pretty pledge!</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy master now lies thinking in his bed</div>
                     <div class="line">Of thee and me, and sighs, and takes my glove,</div>
                     <div class="line">And gives memorial dainty kisses to it,</div>
                     <div class="line">As I kiss thee. Nay, do not snatch it from me;</div>
                     <div class="line">He that takes that doth take my heart withal.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">I had your heart before, this follows it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I did swear patience.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">You shall not have it, Diomed; faith, you shall not;</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll give you something else.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">I will have this: whose was it?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">It is no matter.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, tell me whose it was.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twas one's that loved me better than you will.</div>
                     <div class="line">But, now you have it, take it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose was it?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">By all Diana's waiting-women yond,</div>
                     <div class="line">And by herself, I will not tell you whose.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">To-morrow will I wear it on my helm,</div>
                     <div class="line">And grieve his spirit that dares not challenge it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Wert thou the devil, and worest it on thy horn,</div>
                     <div class="line">It should be challenged.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, well, 'tis done, 'tis past: and yet it is not;</div>
                     <div class="line">I will not keep my word.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, then, farewell;</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou never shalt mock Diomed again.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">You shall not go: one cannot speak a word,</div>
                     <div class="line">But it straight starts you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">I do not like this fooling.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor I, by Pluto: but that that likes not you pleases me best.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">What, shall I come? the hour?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, come:--O Jove!--do come:--I shall be plagued.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Farewell till then.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CRESSIDA</div>
                     <div class="line">Good night: I prithee, come.</div>
                     <p>Exit DIOMEDES</p>
                     <div class="line">Troilus, farewell! one eye yet looks on thee</div>
                     <div class="line">But with my heart the other eye doth see.</div>
                     <div class="line">Ah, poor our sex! this fault in us I find,</div>
                     <div class="line">The error of our eye directs our mind:</div>
                     <div class="line">What error leads must err; O, then conclude</div>
                     <div class="line">Minds sway'd by eyes are full of turpitude.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">A proof of strength she could not publish more,</div>
                     <div class="line">Unless she said ' My mind is now turn'd whore.'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">All's done, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">It is.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Why stay we, then?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">To make a recordation to my soul</div>
                     <div class="line">Of every syllable that here was spoke.</div>
                     <div class="line">But if I tell how these two did co-act,</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall I not lie in publishing a truth?</div>
                     <div class="line">Sith yet there is a credence in my heart,</div>
                     <div class="line">An esperance so obstinately strong,</div>
                     <div class="line">That doth invert the attest of eyes and ears,</div>
                     <div class="line">As if those organs had deceptious functions,</div>
                     <div class="line">Created only to calumniate.</div>
                     <div class="line">Was Cressid here?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">I cannot conjure, Trojan.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">She was not, sure.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Most sure she was.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, my negation hath no taste of madness.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor mine, my lord: Cressid was here but now.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Let it not be believed for womanhood!</div>
                     <div class="line">Think, we had mothers; do not give advantage</div>
                     <div class="line">To stubborn critics, apt, without a theme,</div>
                     <div class="line">For depravation, to square the general sex</div>
                     <div class="line">By Cressid's rule: rather think this not Cressid.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">What hath she done, prince, that can soil our mothers?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Nothing at all, unless that this were she.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Will he swagger himself out on's own eyes?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">This she? no, this is Diomed's Cressida:</div>
                     <div class="line">If beauty have a soul, this is not she;</div>
                     <div class="line">If souls guide vows, if vows be sanctimonies,</div>
                     <div class="line">If sanctimony be the gods' delight,</div>
                     <div class="line">If there be rule in unity itself,</div>
                     <div class="line">This is not she. O madness of discourse,</div>
                     <div class="line">That cause sets up with and against itself!</div>
                     <div class="line">Bi-fold authority! where reason can revolt</div>
                     <div class="line">Without perdition, and loss assume all reason</div>
                     <div class="line">Without revolt: this is, and is not, Cressid.</div>
                     <div class="line">Within my soul there doth conduce a fight</div>
                     <div class="line">Of this strange nature that a thing inseparate</div>
                     <div class="line">Divides more wider than the sky and earth,</div>
                     <div class="line">And yet the spacious breadth of this division</div>
                     <div class="line">Admits no orifex for a point as subtle</div>
                     <div class="line">As Ariachne's broken woof to enter.</div>
                     <div class="line">Instance, O instance! strong as Pluto's gates;</div>
                     <div class="line">Cressid is mine, tied with the bonds of heaven:</div>
                     <div class="line">Instance, O instance! strong as heaven itself;</div>
                     <div class="line">The bonds of heaven are slipp'd, dissolved, and loosed;</div>
                     <div class="line">And with another knot, five-finger-tied,</div>
                     <div class="line">The fractions of her faith, orts of her love,</div>
                     <div class="line">The fragments, scraps, the bits and greasy relics</div>
                     <div class="line">Of her o'er-eaten faith, are bound to Diomed.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">May worthy Troilus be half attach'd</div>
                     <div class="line">With that which here his passion doth express?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, Greek; and that shall be divulged well</div>
                     <div class="line">In characters as red as Mars his heart</div>
                     <div class="line">Inflamed with Venus: never did young man fancy</div>
                     <div class="line">With so eternal and so fix'd a soul.</div>
                     <div class="line">Hark, Greek: as much as I do Cressid love,</div>
                     <div class="line">So much by weight hate I her Diomed:</div>
                     <div class="line">That sleeve is mine that he'll bear on his helm;</div>
                     <div class="line">Were it a casque composed by Vulcan's skill,</div>
                     <div class="line">My sword should bite it: not the dreadful spout</div>
                     <div class="line">Which shipmen do the hurricano call,</div>
                     <div class="line">Constringed in mass by the almighty sun,</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall dizzy with more clamour Neptune's ear</div>
                     <div class="line">In his descent than shall my prompted sword</div>
                     <div class="line">Falling on Diomed.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">He'll tickle it for his concupy.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O Cressid! O false Cressid! false, false, false!</div>
                     <div class="line">Let all untruths stand by thy stained name,</div>
                     <div class="line">And they'll seem glorious.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">O, contain yourself</div>
                     <div class="line">Your passion draws ears hither.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter AENEAS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">I have been seeking you this hour, my lord:</div>
                     <div class="line">Hector, by this, is arming him in Troy;</div>
                     <div class="line">Ajax, your guard, stays to conduct you home.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Have with you, prince. My courteous lord, adieu.</div>
                     <div class="line">Farewell, revolted fair! and, Diomed,</div>
                     <div class="line">Stand fast, and wear a castle on thy head!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll bring you to the gates.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Accept distracted thanks.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt TROILUS, AENEAS, and ULYSSES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Would I could meet that rogue Diomed! I would</div>
                     <div class="line">croak like a raven; I would bode, I would bode.</div>
                     <div class="line">Patroclus will give me any thing for the</div>
                     <div class="line">intelligence of this whore: the parrot will not</div>
                     <div class="line">do more for an almond than he for a commodious drab.</div>
                     <div class="line">Lechery, lechery; still, wars and lechery; nothing</div>
                     <div class="line">else holds fashion: a burning devil take them!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.8.4">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>3. SCENE III.  Troy. Before Priam's palace.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter HECTOR and ANDROMACHE</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ANDROMACHE</div>
                     <div class="line">When was my lord so much ungently temper'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">To stop his ears against admonishment?</div>
                     <div class="line">Unarm, unarm, and do not fight to-day.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">You train me to offend you; get you in:</div>
                     <div class="line">By all the everlasting gods, I'll go!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ANDROMACHE</div>
                     <div class="line">My dreams will, sure, prove ominous to the day.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">No more, I say.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter CASSANDRA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CASSANDRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is my brother Hector?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ANDROMACHE</div>
                     <div class="line">Here, sister; arm'd, and bloody in intent.</div>
                     <div class="line">Consort with me in loud and dear petition,</div>
                     <div class="line">Pursue we him on knees; for I have dream'd</div>
                     <div class="line">Of bloody turbulence, and this whole night</div>
                     <div class="line">Hath nothing been but shapes and forms of slaughter.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CASSANDRA</div>
                     <div class="line">O, 'tis true.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Ho! bid my trumpet sound!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CASSANDRA</div>
                     <div class="line">No notes of sally, for the heavens, sweet brother.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Be gone, I say: the gods have heard me swear.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CASSANDRA</div>
                     <div class="line">The gods are deaf to hot and peevish vows:</div>
                     <div class="line">They are polluted offerings, more abhorr'd</div>
                     <div class="line">Than spotted livers in the sacrifice.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ANDROMACHE</div>
                     <div class="line">O, be persuaded! do not count it holy</div>
                     <div class="line">To hurt by being just: it is as lawful,</div>
                     <div class="line">For we would give much, to use violent thefts,</div>
                     <div class="line">And rob in the behalf of charity.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CASSANDRA</div>
                     <div class="line">It is the purpose that makes strong the vow;</div>
                     <div class="line">But vows to every purpose must not hold:</div>
                     <div class="line">Unarm, sweet Hector.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Hold you still, I say;</div>
                     <div class="line">Mine honour keeps the weather of my fate:</div>
                     <div class="line">Lie every man holds dear; but the brave man</div>
                     <div class="line">Holds honour far more precious-dear than life.</div>
                     <p>Enter TROILUS</p>
                     <div class="line">How now, young man! mean'st thou to fight to-day?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ANDROMACHE</div>
                     <div class="line">Cassandra, call my father to persuade.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit CASSANDRA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">No, faith, young Troilus; doff thy harness, youth;</div>
                     <div class="line">I am to-day i' the vein of chivalry:</div>
                     <div class="line">Let grow thy sinews till their knots be strong,</div>
                     <div class="line">And tempt not yet the brushes of the war.</div>
                     <div class="line">Unarm thee, go, and doubt thou not, brave boy,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll stand to-day for thee and me and Troy.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Brother, you have a vice of mercy in you,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which better fits a lion than a man.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">What vice is that, good Troilus? chide me for it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">When many times the captive Grecian falls,</div>
                     <div class="line">Even in the fan and wind of your fair sword,</div>
                     <div class="line">You bid them rise, and live.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">O,'tis fair play.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Fool's play, by heaven, Hector.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">How now! how now!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">For the love of all the gods,</div>
                     <div class="line">Let's leave the hermit pity with our mothers,</div>
                     <div class="line">And when we have our armours buckled on,</div>
                     <div class="line">The venom'd vengeance ride upon our swords,</div>
                     <div class="line">Spur them to ruthful work, rein them from ruth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Fie, savage, fie!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Hector, then 'tis wars.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Troilus, I would not have you fight to-day.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Who should withhold me?</div>
                     <div class="line">Not fate, obedience, nor the hand of Mars</div>
                     <div class="line">Beckoning with fiery truncheon my retire;</div>
                     <div class="line">Not Priamus and Hecuba on knees,</div>
                     <div class="line">Their eyes o'ergalled with recourse of tears;</div>
                     <div class="line">Not you, my brother, with your true sword drawn,</div>
                     <div class="line">Opposed to hinder me, should stop my way,</div>
                     <div class="line">But by my ruin.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter CASSANDRA, with PRIAM</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CASSANDRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Lay hold upon him, Priam, hold him fast:</div>
                     <div class="line">He is thy crutch; now if thou lose thy stay,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou on him leaning, and all Troy on thee,</div>
                     <div class="line">Fall all together.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PRIAM</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, Hector, come, go back:</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy wife hath dream'd; thy mother hath had visions;</div>
                     <div class="line">Cassandra doth foresee; and I myself</div>
                     <div class="line">Am like a prophet suddenly enrapt</div>
                     <div class="line">To tell thee that this day is ominous:</div>
                     <div class="line">Therefore, come back.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">AEneas is a-field;</div>
                     <div class="line">And I do stand engaged to many Greeks,</div>
                     <div class="line">Even in the faith of valour, to appear</div>
                     <div class="line">This morning to them.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PRIAM</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, but thou shalt not go.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">I must not break my faith.</div>
                     <div class="line">You know me dutiful; therefore, dear sir,</div>
                     <div class="line">Let me not shame respect; but give me leave</div>
                     <div class="line">To take that course by your consent and voice,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which you do here forbid me, royal Priam.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CASSANDRA</div>
                     <div class="line">O Priam, yield not to him!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ANDROMACHE</div>
                     <div class="line">Do not, dear father.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Andromache, I am offended with you:</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon the love you bear me, get you in.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit ANDROMACHE</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">This foolish, dreaming, superstitious girl</div>
                     <div class="line">Makes all these bodements.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CASSANDRA</div>
                     <div class="line">O, farewell, dear Hector!</div>
                     <div class="line">Look, how thou diest! look, how thy eye turns pale!</div>
                     <div class="line">Look, how thy wounds do bleed at many vents!</div>
                     <div class="line">Hark, how Troy roars! how Hecuba cries out!</div>
                     <div class="line">How poor Andromache shrills her dolours forth!</div>
                     <div class="line">Behold, distraction, frenzy and amazement,</div>
                     <div class="line">Like witless antics, one another meet,</div>
                     <div class="line">And all cry, Hector! Hector's dead! O Hector!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Away! away!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CASSANDRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Farewell: yet, soft! Hector! take my leave:</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou dost thyself and all our Troy deceive.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">You are amazed, my liege, at her exclaim:</div>
                     <div class="line">Go in and cheer the town: we'll forth and fight,</div>
                     <div class="line">Do deeds worth praise and tell you them at night.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PRIAM</div>
                     <div class="line">Farewell: the gods with safety stand about thee!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt severally PRIAM and HECTOR. Alarums</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">They are at it, hark! Proud Diomed, believe,</div>
                     <div class="line">I come to lose my arm, or win my sleeve.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter PANDARUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Do you hear, my lord? do you hear?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What now?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Here's a letter come from yond poor girl.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Let me read.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">A whoreson tisick, a whoreson rascally tisick so</div>
                     <div class="line">troubles me, and the foolish fortune of this girl;</div>
                     <div class="line">and what one thing, what another, that I shall</div>
                     <div class="line">leave you one o' these days: and I have a rheum</div>
                     <div class="line">in mine eyes too, and such an ache in my bones</div>
                     <div class="line">that, unless a man were cursed, I cannot tell what</div>
                     <div class="line">to think on't. What says she there?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Words, words, mere words, no matter from the heart:</div>
                     <div class="line">The effect doth operate another way.</div>
                     <p>Tearing the letter</p>
                     <div class="line">Go, wind, to wind, there turn and change together.</div>
                     <div class="line">My love with words and errors still she feeds;</div>
                     <div class="line">But edifies another with her deeds.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt severally</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.8.5">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>4. SCENE IV.  Plains between Troy and the Grecian camp.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Alarums: excursions. Enter THERSITES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Now they are clapper-clawing one another; I'll go</div>
                     <div class="line">look on. That dissembling abominable varlets Diomed,</div>
                     <div class="line">has got that same scurvy doting foolish young knave's</div>
                     <div class="line">sleeve of Troy there in his helm: I would fain see</div>
                     <div class="line">them meet; that that same young Trojan ass, that</div>
                     <div class="line">loves the whore there, might send that Greekish</div>
                     <div class="line">whore-masterly villain, with the sleeve, back to the</div>
                     <div class="line">dissembling luxurious drab, of a sleeveless errand.</div>
                     <div class="line">O' the t'other side, the policy of those crafty</div>
                     <div class="line">swearing rascals, that stale old mouse-eaten dry</div>
                     <div class="line">cheese, Nestor, and that same dog-fox, Ulysses, is</div>
                     <div class="line">not proved worthy a blackberry: they set me up, in</div>
                     <div class="line">policy, that mongrel cur, Ajax, against that dog of</div>
                     <div class="line">as bad a kind, Achilles: and now is the cur Ajax</div>
                     <div class="line">prouder than the cur Achilles, and will not arm</div>
                     <div class="line">to-day; whereupon the Grecians begin to proclaim</div>
                     <div class="line">barbarism, and policy grows into an ill opinion.</div>
                     <div class="line">Soft! here comes sleeve, and t'other.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter DIOMEDES, TROILUS following</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Fly not; for shouldst thou take the river Styx,</div>
                     <div class="line">I would swim after.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou dost miscall retire:</div>
                     <div class="line">I do not fly, but advantageous care</div>
                     <div class="line">Withdrew me from the odds of multitude:</div>
                     <div class="line">Have at thee!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">Hold thy whore, Grecian!--now for thy whore,</div>
                     <div class="line">Trojan!--now the sleeve, now the sleeve!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt TROILUS and DIOMEDES, fighting</p>
               <p>Enter HECTOR</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">What art thou, Greek? art thou for Hector's match?</div>
                     <div class="line">Art thou of blood and honour?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">No, no, I am a rascal; a scurvy railing knave:</div>
                     <div class="line">a very filthy rogue.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">I do believe thee: live.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">God-a-mercy, that thou wilt believe me; but a</div>
                     <div class="line">plague break thy neck for frightening me! What's</div>
                     <div class="line">become of the wenching rogues? I think they have</div>
                     <div class="line">swallowed one another: I would laugh at that</div>
                     <div class="line">miracle: yet, in a sort, lechery eats itself.</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll seek them.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.8.6">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>5. SCENE V.  Another part of the plains.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter DIOMEDES and a Servant</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Go, go, my servant, take thou Troilus' horse;</div>
                     <div class="line">Present the fair steed to my lady Cressid:</div>
                     <div class="line">Fellow, commend my service to her beauty;</div>
                     <div class="line">Tell her I have chastised the amorous Trojan,</div>
                     <div class="line">And am her knight by proof.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">I go, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <p>Enter AGAMEMNON</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Renew, renew! The fierce Polydamas</div>
                     <div class="line">Hath beat down Menon: bastard Margarelon</div>
                     <div class="line">Hath Doreus prisoner,</div>
                     <div class="line">And stands colossus-wise, waving his beam,</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon the pashed corses of the kings</div>
                     <div class="line">Epistrophus and Cedius: Polyxenes is slain,</div>
                     <div class="line">Amphimachus and Thoas deadly hurt,</div>
                     <div class="line">Patroclus ta'en or slain, and Palamedes</div>
                     <div class="line">Sore hurt and bruised: the dreadful Sagittary</div>
                     <div class="line">Appals our numbers: haste we, Diomed,</div>
                     <div class="line">To reinforcement, or we perish all.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter NESTOR</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Go, bear Patroclus' body to Achilles;</div>
                     <div class="line">And bid the snail-paced Ajax arm for shame.</div>
                     <div class="line">There is a thousand Hectors in the field:</div>
                     <div class="line">Now here he fights on Galathe his horse,</div>
                     <div class="line">And there lacks work; anon he's there afoot,</div>
                     <div class="line">And there they fly or die, like scaled sculls</div>
                     <div class="line">Before the belching whale; then is he yonder,</div>
                     <div class="line">And there the strawy Greeks, ripe for his edge,</div>
                     <div class="line">Fall down before him, like the mower's swath:</div>
                     <div class="line">Here, there, and every where, he leaves and takes,</div>
                     <div class="line">Dexterity so obeying appetite</div>
                     <div class="line">That what he will he does, and does so much</div>
                     <div class="line">That proof is call'd impossibility.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter ULYSSES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ULYSSES</div>
                     <div class="line">O, courage, courage, princes! great Achilles</div>
                     <div class="line">Is arming, weeping, cursing, vowing vengeance:</div>
                     <div class="line">Patroclus' wounds have roused his drowsy blood,</div>
                     <div class="line">Together with his mangled Myrmidons,</div>
                     <div class="line">That noseless, handless, hack'd and chipp'd, come to him,</div>
                     <div class="line">Crying on Hector. Ajax hath lost a friend</div>
                     <div class="line">And foams at mouth, and he is arm'd and at it,</div>
                     <div class="line">Roaring for Troilus, who hath done to-day</div>
                     <div class="line">Mad and fantastic execution,</div>
                     <div class="line">Engaging and redeeming of himself</div>
                     <div class="line">With such a careless force and forceless care</div>
                     <div class="line">As if that luck, in very spite of cunning,</div>
                     <div class="line">Bade him win all.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter AJAX</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Troilus! thou coward Troilus!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, there, there.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">So, so, we draw together.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter ACHILLES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is this Hector?</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, come, thou boy-queller, show thy face;</div>
                     <div class="line">Know what it is to meet Achilles angry:</div>
                     <div class="line">Hector? where's Hector? I will none but Hector.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.8.7">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>6. SCENE VI.  Another part of the plains.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter AJAX</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Troilus, thou coward Troilus, show thy head!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter DIOMEDES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Troilus, I say! where's Troilus?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">What wouldst thou?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">I would correct him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">Were I the general, thou shouldst have my office</div>
                     <div class="line">Ere that correction. Troilus, I say! what, Troilus!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter TROILUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O traitor Diomed! turn thy false face, thou traitor,</div>
                     <div class="line">And pay thy life thou owest me for my horse!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Ha, art thou there?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll fight with him alone: stand, Diomed.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">He is my prize; I will not look upon.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, both you cogging Greeks; have at you both!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt, fighting</p>
               <p>Enter HECTOR</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Yea, Troilus? O, well fought, my youngest brother!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter ACHILLES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Now do I see thee, ha! have at thee, Hector!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Pause, if thou wilt.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">I do disdain thy courtesy, proud Trojan:</div>
                     <div class="line">Be happy that my arms are out of use:</div>
                     <div class="line">My rest and negligence befriends thee now,</div>
                     <div class="line">But thou anon shalt hear of me again;</div>
                     <div class="line">Till when, go seek thy fortune.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Fare thee well:</div>
                     <div class="line">I would have been much more a fresher man,</div>
                     <div class="line">Had I expected thee. How now, my brother!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter TROILUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ajax hath ta'en AEneas: shall it be?</div>
                     <div class="line">No, by the flame of yonder glorious heaven,</div>
                     <div class="line">He shall not carry him: I'll be ta'en too,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or bring him off: fate, hear me what I say!</div>
                     <div class="line">I reck not though I end my life to-day.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <p>Enter one in sumptuous armour</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Stand, stand, thou Greek; thou art a goodly mark:</div>
                     <div class="line">No? wilt thou not? I like thy armour well;</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll frush it and unlock the rivets all,</div>
                     <div class="line">But I'll be master of it: wilt thou not,</div>
                     <div class="line">beast, abide?</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, then fly on, I'll hunt thee for thy hide.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.8.8">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>7. SCENE VII.  Another part of the plains.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter ACHILLES, with Myrmidons</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Come here about me, you my Myrmidons;</div>
                     <div class="line">Mark what I say. Attend me where I wheel:</div>
                     <div class="line">Strike not a stroke, but keep yourselves in breath:</div>
                     <div class="line">And when I have the bloody Hector found,</div>
                     <div class="line">Empale him with your weapons round about;</div>
                     <div class="line">In fellest manner execute your aims.</div>
                     <div class="line">Follow me, sirs, and my proceedings eye:</div>
                     <div class="line">It is decreed Hector the great must die.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
               <p>Enter MENELAUS and PARIS, fighting:
then THERSITES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">The cuckold and the cuckold-maker are at it. Now,</div>
                     <div class="line">bull! now, dog! 'Loo, Paris, 'loo! now my double-</div>
                     <div class="line">henned sparrow! 'loo, Paris, 'loo! The bull has the</div>
                     <div class="line">game: ware horns, ho!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt PARIS and MENELAUS</p>
               <p>Enter MARGARELON</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARGARELON</div>
                     <div class="line">Turn, slave, and fight.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">What art thou?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARGARELON</div>
                     <div class="line">A bastard son of Priam's.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THERSITES</div>
                     <div class="line">I am a bastard too; I love bastards: I am a bastard</div>
                     <div class="line">begot, bastard instructed, bastard in mind, bastard</div>
                     <div class="line">in valour, in every thing illegitimate. One bear will</div>
                     <div class="line">not bite another, and wherefore should one bastard?</div>
                     <div class="line">Take heed, the quarrel's most ominous to us: if the</div>
                     <div class="line">son of a whore fight for a whore, he tempts judgment:</div>
                     <div class="line">farewell, bastard.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARGARELON</div>
                     <div class="line">The devil take thee, coward!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.8.9">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>8. SCENE VIII.  Another part of the plains.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter HECTOR</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Most putrefied core, so fair without,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy goodly armour thus hath cost thy life.</div>
                     <div class="line">Now is my day's work done; I'll take good breath:</div>
                     <div class="line">Rest, sword; thou hast thy fill of blood and death.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Puts off his helmet and hangs his shield
behind him</p>
               <p>Enter ACHILLES and Myrmidons</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Look, Hector, how the sun begins to set;</div>
                     <div class="line">How ugly night comes breathing at his heels:</div>
                     <div class="line">Even with the vail and darking of the sun,</div>
                     <div class="line">To close the day up, Hector's life is done.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">HECTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">I am unarm'd; forego this vantage, Greek.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">Strike, fellows, strike; this is the man I seek.</div>
                     <p>HECTOR falls</p>
                     <div class="line">So, Ilion, fall thou next! now, Troy, sink down!</div>
                     <div class="line">Here lies thy heart, thy sinews, and thy bone.</div>
                     <div class="line">On, Myrmidons, and cry you all amain,</div>
                     <div class="line">'Achilles hath the mighty Hector slain.'</div>
                     <p>A retreat sounded</p>
                     <div class="line">Hark! a retire upon our Grecian part.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MYRMIDONS</div>
                     <div class="line">The Trojan trumpets sound the like, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ACHILLES</div>
                     <div class="line">The dragon wing of night o'erspreads the earth,</div>
                     <div class="line">And, stickler-like, the armies separates.</div>
                     <div class="line">My half-supp'd sword, that frankly would have fed,</div>
                     <div class="line">Pleased with this dainty bait, thus goes to bed.</div>
                     <p>Sheathes his sword</p>
                     <div class="line">Come, tie his body to my horse's tail;</div>
                     <div class="line">Along the field I will the Trojan trail.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.8.10">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>9. SCENE IX.  Another part of the plains.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter AGAMEMNON, AJAX, MENELAUS, NESTOR, DIOMEDES,
and others, marching. Shouts within</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">Hark! hark! what shout is that?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">NESTOR</div>
                     <div class="line">Peace, drums!</div>
                     <p>Within</p>
                     <div class="line">Achilles! Achilles! Hector's slain! Achilles.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">The bruit is, Hector's slain, and by Achilles.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AJAX</div>
                     <div class="line">If it be so, yet bragless let it be;</div>
                     <div class="line">Great Hector was a man as good as he.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGAMEMNON</div>
                     <div class="line">March patiently along: let one be sent</div>
                     <div class="line">To pray Achilles see us at our tent.</div>
                     <div class="line">If in his death the gods have us befriended,</div>
                     <div class="line">Great Troy is ours, and our sharp wars are ended.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt, marching</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.8.11">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>10. SCENE X.  Another part of the plains.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter AENEAS and Trojans</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Stand, ho! yet are we masters of the field:</div>
                     <div class="line">Never go home; here starve we out the night.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter TROILUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Hector is slain.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALL</div>
                     <div class="line">Hector! the gods forbid!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">He's dead; and at the murderer's horse's tail,</div>
                     <div class="line">In beastly sort, dragg'd through the shameful field.</div>
                     <div class="line">Frown on, you heavens, effect your rage with speed!</div>
                     <div class="line">Sit, gods, upon your thrones, and smile at Troy!</div>
                     <div class="line">I say, at once let your brief plagues be mercy,</div>
                     <div class="line">And linger not our sure destructions on!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AENEAS</div>
                     <div class="line">My lord, you do discomfort all the host!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You understand me not that tell me so:</div>
                     <div class="line">I do not speak of flight, of fear, of death,</div>
                     <div class="line">But dare all imminence that gods and men</div>
                     <div class="line">Address their dangers in. Hector is gone:</div>
                     <div class="line">Who shall tell Priam so, or Hecuba?</div>
                     <div class="line">Let him that will a screech-owl aye be call'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">Go in to Troy, and say there, Hector's dead:</div>
                     <div class="line">There is a word will Priam turn to stone;</div>
                     <div class="line">Make wells and Niobes of the maids and wives,</div>
                     <div class="line">Cold statues of the youth, and, in a word,</div>
                     <div class="line">Scare Troy out of itself. But, march away:</div>
                     <div class="line">Hector is dead; there is no more to say.</div>
                     <div class="line">Stay yet. You vile abominable tents,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thus proudly pight upon our Phrygian plains,</div>
                     <div class="line">Let Titan rise as early as he dare,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll through and through you! and, thou great-sized coward,</div>
                     <div class="line">No space of earth shall sunder our two hates:</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll haunt thee like a wicked conscience still,</div>
                     <div class="line">That mouldeth goblins swift as frenzy's thoughts.</div>
                     <div class="line">Strike a free march to Troy! with comfort go:</div>
                     <div class="line">Hope of revenge shall hide our inward woe.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt AENEAS and Trojans</p>
               <p>As TROILUS is going out, enter, from the other
side, PANDARUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">But hear you, hear you!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Hence, broker-lackey! ignomy and shame</div>
                     <div class="line">Pursue thy life, and live aye with thy name!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">A goodly medicine for my aching bones! O world!</div>
                     <div class="line">world! world! thus is the poor agent despised!</div>
                     <div class="line">O traitors and bawds, how earnestly are you set</div>
                     <div class="line">a-work, and how ill requited! why should our</div>
                     <div class="line">endeavour be so loved and the performance so loathed?</div>
                     <div class="line">what verse for it? what instance for it? Let me see:</div>
                     <div class="line">Full merrily the humble-bee doth sing,</div>
                     <div class="line">Till he hath lost his honey and his sting;</div>
                     <div class="line">And being once subdued in armed tail,</div>
                     <div class="line">Sweet honey and sweet notes together fail.</div>
                     <div class="line">Good traders in the flesh, set this in your</div>
                     <div class="line">painted cloths.</div>
                     <div class="line">As many as be here of pander's hall,</div>
                     <div class="line">Your eyes, half out, weep out at Pandar's fall;</div>
                     <div class="line">Or if you cannot weep, yet give some groans,</div>
                     <div class="line">Though not for me, yet for your aching bones.</div>
                     <div class="line">Brethren and sisters of the hold-door trade,</div>
                     <div class="line">Some two months hence my will shall here be made:</div>
                     <div class="line">It should be now, but that my fear is this,</div>
                     <div class="line">Some galled goose of Winchester would hiss:</div>
                     <div class="line">Till then I'll sweat and seek about for eases,</div>
                     <div class="line">And at that time bequeathe you my diseases.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
            </section>
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         <header class="book-titlepage">
            <h1>The History of Troilus and Cressida</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">2. PROLOGUE</a>
                     </span>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.4">1. ACT I</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.2">1. SCENE I.  Troy. Before Priam's palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.3">2. SCENE II.  The Same. A street.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.4">3. SCENE III.  The Grecian camp. Before Agamemnon's tent.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.5">2. ACT II</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.2">1. SCENE I.  A part of the Grecian camp.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.3">2. SCENE II.  Troy. A room in Priam's palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.4">3. SCENE III.  The Grecian camp. Before Achilles' tent.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.6">3. ACT III</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.2">1. SCENE I.  Troy. Priam's palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.3">2. SCENE II.  The same. Pandarus' orchard.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.4">3. SCENE III.  The Grecian camp. Before Achilles' tent.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.7">4. ACT IV</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.2">1. SCENE I.  Troy. A street.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.3">2. SCENE II.  The same. Court of Pandarus' house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.4">3. SCENE III.  The same. Street before Pandarus' house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.5">4. SCENE IV.  The same. Pandarus' house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.6">5. SCENE V.  The Grecian camp. Lists set out.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.8">5. ACT V</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.2">1. SCENE I.  The Grecian camp. Before Achilles' tent.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.3">2. SCENE II.  The same. Before Calchas' tent.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.4">3. SCENE III.  Troy. Before Priam's palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.5">4. SCENE IV.  Plains between Troy and the Grecian camp.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.6">5. SCENE V.  Another part of the plains.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.7">6. SCENE VI.  Another part of the plains.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.8">7. SCENE VII.  Another part of the plains.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.9">8. SCENE VIII.  Another part of the plains.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.10">9. SCENE IX.  Another part of the plains.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.8.11">10. SCENE X.  Another part of the plains.</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">
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">PRIAM, king of Troy.</span>
                  </p>
                  <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
                     <tr>
                        <td>
                           <span class="member">
                              <span class="personname">HECTOR</span>
                              <span class="personname">TROILUS</span>
                              <span class="personname">PARIS</span>
                              <span class="personname">DEIPHOBUS</span>
                              <span class="personname">HELENUS</span>
                           </span>
                        </td>
                        <td>
                           <span class="member">his sons.</span>
                        </td>
                     </tr>
                  </table>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">MARGARELON, a bastard son of Priam.</span>
                  </p>
                  <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
                     <tr>
                        <td>
                           <span class="member">
                              <span class="personname">AENEAS</span>
                              <span class="personname">ANTENOR</span>
                           </span>
                        </td>
                        <td>
                           <span class="member">Trojan commanders.</span>
                        </td>
                     </tr>
                  </table>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">CALCHAS, a Trojan priest, taking part with the Greeks.</span>
                  </p>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">PANDARUS, uncle to Cressida.</span>
                  </p>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">AGAMEMNON, the Grecian general.</span>
                  </p>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">MENELAUS, his brother.</span>
                  </p>
                  <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
                     <tr>
                        <td>
                           <span class="member">
                              <span class="personname">ACHILLES</span>
                              <span class="personname">AJAX</span>
                              <span class="personname">ULYSSES</span>
                              <span class="personname">NESTOR</span>
                              <span class="personname">DIOMEDES</span>
                              <span class="personname">PATROCLUS</span>
                           </span>
                        </td>
                        <td>
                           <span class="member">Grecian princes.</span>
                        </td>
                     </tr>
                  </table>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">THERSITES, a deformed and scurrilous Grecian.</span>
                  </p>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">ALEXANDER, servant to Cressida.</span>
                  </p>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">Servant to Troilus. </span>
                  </p>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">Servant to Paris.</span>
                  </p>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">Servant to Diomedes. </span>
                  </p>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">HELEN, wife to Menelaus.</span>
                  </p>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">ANDROMACHE, wife to Hector.</span>
                  </p>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">CASSANDRA, daughter to Priam, a prophetess.</span>
                  </p>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">CRESSIDA, daughter to Calchas.</span>
                  </p>
                  <p>
                     <span class="personname">Trojan and Greek Soldiers, and Attendants.</span>
                  </p>
                  <p>SCENE  Troy, and the Grecian camp before it.</p>
               </div>
            </article>
            <article class="preface" id="R.1.3">
               <header class="preface-titlepage">
                  <h2>PROLOGUE</h2>
               </header>
               <div class="content">
                  <div class="dialogue">
                     <div class="linegroup">
                        <div class="speaker"/>
                        <div class="line">In Troy, there lies the scene. From isles of Greece</div>
                        <div class="line">The princes orgulous, their high blood chafed,</div>
                        <div class="line">Have to the port of Athens sent their ships,</div>
                        <div class="line">Fraught with the ministers and instruments</div>
                        <div class="line">Of cruel war: sixty and nine, that wore</div>
                        <div class="line">Their crownets regal, from the Athenian bay</div>
                        <div class="line">Put forth toward Phrygia; and their vow is made</div>
                        <div class="line">To ransack Troy, within whose strong immures</div>
                        <div class="line">The ravish'd Helen, Menelaus' queen,</div>
                        <div class="line">With wanton Paris sleeps; and that's the quarrel.</div>
                        <div class="line">To Tenedos they come;</div>
                        <div class="line">And the deep-drawing barks do there disgorge</div>
                        <div class="line">Their warlike fraughtage: now on Dardan plains</div>
                        <div class="line">The fresh and yet unbruised Greeks do pitch</div>
                        <div class="line">Their brave pavilions: Priam's six-gated city,</div>
                        <div class="line">Dardan, and Tymbria, Helias, Chetas, Troien,</div>
                        <div class="line">And Antenorides, with massy staples</div>
                        <div class="line">And corresponsive and fulfilling bolts,</div>
                        <div class="line">Sperr up the sons of Troy.</div>
                        <div class="line">Now expectation, tickling skittish spirits,</div>
                        <div class="line">On one and other side, Trojan and Greek,</div>
                        <div class="line">Sets all on hazard: and hither am I come</div>
                        <div class="line">A prologue arm'd, but not in confidence</div>
                        <div class="line">Of author's pen or actor's voice, but suited</div>
                        <div class="line">In like conditions as our argument,</div>
                        <div class="line">To tell you, fair beholders, that our play</div>
                        <div class="line">Leaps o'er the vaunt and firstlings of those broils,</div>
                        <div class="line">Beginning in the middle, starting thence away</div>
                        <div class="line">To what may be digested in a play.</div>
                        <div class="line">Like or find fault; do as your pleasures are:</div>
                        <div class="line">Now good or bad, 'tis but the chance of war.</div>
                     </div>
                  </div>
               </div>
            </article>
            <article class="chapter" id="R.1.4">
               <header class="chapter-titlepage">
                  <h2>Chapter 1. ACT I</h2>
               </header>
               <div class="lists-of-titles">
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                              <a href="#R.1.4.2">1. SCENE I.  Troy. Before Priam's palace.</a>
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                              <a href="#R.1.4.3">2. SCENE II.  The Same. A street.</a>
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                              <a href="#R.1.4.4">3. SCENE III.  The Grecian camp. Before Agamemnon's tent.</a>
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                        <h2>1. SCENE I.  Troy. Before Priam's palace.</h2>
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                        <p>Enter TROILUS armed, and PANDARUS</p>
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                              <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Call here my varlet; I'll unarm again:</div>
                              <div class="line">Why should I war without the walls of Troy,</div>
                              <div class="line">That find such cruel battle here within?</div>
                              <div class="line">Each Trojan that is master of his heart,</div>
                              <div class="line">Let him to field; Troilus, alas! hath none.</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Will this gear ne'er be mended?</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                              <div class="line">The Greeks are strong and skilful to their strength,</div>
                              <div class="line">Fierce to their skill and to their fierceness valiant;</div>
                              <div class="line">But I am weaker than a woman's tear,</div>
                              <div class="line">Tamer than sleep, fonder than ignorance,</div>
                              <div class="line">Less valiant than the virgin in the night</div>
                              <div class="line">And skilless as unpractised infancy.</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Well, I have told you enough of this: for my part,</div>
                              <div class="line">I'll not meddle nor make no further. He that will</div>
                              <div class="line">have a cake out of the wheat must needs tarry the grinding.</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Have I not tarried?</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Ay, the grinding; but you must tarry</div>
                              <div class="line">the bolting.</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Have I not tarried?</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Ay, the bolting, but you must tarry the leavening.</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Still have I tarried.</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Ay, to the leavening; but here's yet in the word</div>
                              <div class="line">'hereafter' the kneading, the making of the cake, the</div>
                              <div class="line">heating of the oven and the baking; nay, you must</div>
                              <div class="line">stay the cooling too, or you may chance to burn your lips.</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Patience herself, what goddess e'er she be,</div>
                              <div class="line">Doth lesser blench at sufferance than I do.</div>
                              <div class="line">At Priam's royal table do I sit;</div>
                              <div class="line">And when fair Cressid comes into my thoughts,--</div>
                              <div class="line">So, traitor! 'When she comes!' When is she thence?</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Well, she looked yesternight fairer than ever I saw</div>
                              <div class="line">her look, or any woman else.</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                              <div class="line">I was about to tell thee:--when my heart,</div>
                              <div class="line">As wedged with a sigh, would rive in twain,</div>
                              <div class="line">Lest Hector or my father should perceive me,</div>
                              <div class="line">I have, as when the sun doth light a storm,</div>
                              <div class="line">Buried this sigh in wrinkle of a smile:</div>
                              <div class="line">But sorrow, that is couch'd in seeming gladness,</div>
                              <div class="line">Is like that mirth fate turns to sudden sadness.</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                              <div class="line">An her hair were not somewhat darker than Helen's--</div>
                              <div class="line">well, go to--there were no more comparison between</div>
                              <div class="line">the women: but, for my part, she is my kinswoman; I</div>
                              <div class="line">would not, as they term it, praise her: but I would</div>
                              <div class="line">somebody had heard her talk yesterday, as I did. I</div>
                              <div class="line">will not dispraise your sister Cassandra's wit, but--</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                              <div class="line">O Pandarus! I tell thee, Pandarus,--</div>
                              <div class="line">When I do tell thee, there my hopes lie drown'd,</div>
                              <div class="line">Reply not in how many fathoms deep</div>
                              <div class="line">They lie indrench'd. I tell thee I am mad</div>
                              <div class="line">In Cressid's love: thou answer'st 'she is fair;'</div>
                              <div class="line">Pour'st in the open ulcer of my heart</div>
                              <div class="line">Her eyes, her hair, her cheek, her gait, her voice,</div>
                              <div class="line">Handlest in thy discourse, O, that her hand,</div>
                              <div class="line">In whose comparison all whites are ink,</div>
                              <div class="line">Writing their own reproach, to whose soft seizure</div>
                              <div class="line">The cygnet's down is harsh and spirit of sense</div>
                              <div class="line">Hard as the palm of ploughman: this thou tell'st me,</div>
                              <div class="line">As true thou tell'st me, when I say I love her;</div>
                              <div class="line">But, saying thus, instead of oil and balm,</div>
                              <div class="line">Thou lay'st in every gash that love hath given me</div>
                              <div class="line">The knife that made it.</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                              <div class="line">I speak no more than truth.</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Thou dost not speak so much.</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Faith, I'll not meddle in't. Let her be as she is:</div>
                              <div class="line">if she be fair, 'tis the better for her; an she be</div>
                              <div class="line">not, she has the mends in her own hands.</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Good Pandarus, how now, Pandarus!</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                              <div class="line">I have had my labour for my travail; ill-thought on of</div>
                              <div class="line">her and ill-thought on of you; gone between and</div>
                              <div class="line">between, but small thanks for my labour.</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                              <div class="line">What, art thou angry, Pandarus? what, with me?</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Because she's kin to me, therefore she's not so fair</div>
                              <div class="line">as Helen: an she were not kin to me, she would be as</div>
                              <div class="line">fair on Friday as Helen is on Sunday. But what care</div>
                              <div class="line">I? I care not an she were a black-a-moor; 'tis all one to me.</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Say I she is not fair?</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                              <div class="line">I do not care whether you do or no. She's a fool to</div>
                              <div class="line">stay behind her father; let her to the Greeks; and so</div>
                              <div class="line">I'll tell her the next time I see her: for my part,</div>
                              <div class="line">I'll meddle nor make no more i' the matter.</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Pandarus,--</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Not I.</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">TROILUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Sweet Pandarus,--</div>
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                              <div class="speaker">PANDARUS</div>
                              <div class="line">Pray you, speak no more to me: I will leave all as I</div>
                              <div class="line">found it,