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Kent. This is nothing, Fool.
Fool. The 'tis like the breath of an unfeed lawyer, you gave me nothing for't.
Kent. You have that in your countenance which I would fain call master.
Lear. What's that?
Kent. Authority.
Thus Kent, O princes, bids you all adieu;
He'll shape his old course in a country new.
Lear. How old art thou?
Kent. Not so young, sir, to love a woman for singing, nor so old to dote on her for anything.
Kent, sir--everybody knows Kent--apples, cherries, hops, and women.
here I ame in Kent and Christendome
Emong the muses where I rede and ryme;
Novelists do not write as birds sing, by the push of nature. It is part of the job that there should be much routine and some dail ...
Old and abandoned by each venal friend,
Here H[olland] took the pious resolution
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And mimic desolation covers all.
Innocent people can get into terrible jams, too. One false move and you're in over your head.
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