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Now 'tis the spring, and weeds are shallow-rooted;
Henry VI. P.2, A. 3, S. 1.
This line, I think, should be pointed thus :
.“ To wake, and wage a danger profitless." To " wage war” is to engage in war. To “ wage danger" will therefore signify to engage in an hazardous exploit. A. B.
John, A. 3, S. 4.
The sun is in the heaven; and the proud day,
K. John, A. 3. S. 1.
And he doth sin, that doth belie the dead;
Henry IV. P. 2, A. I, S. 1.
Henry IV. P. 2, A. I, S. I. I am a tainted wether of the flock, Meetest for death; the weakest kind of fruit Drops earliest to the ground, and so let me.
Merch. of Venice, A. 4, S. 1. Your father was ever virtuous; and holy men, At their death, have good inspirations.
Merch. of Venice, A. 1, S. 2. Young Arthur's death is common in their mouths, And when they talk of him, they shake their heads, And whisper one another in the ear; And he, that speaks, doth gripe the hearer's wrist; Whilft he, that hears, makes fearful action With wrinkled brows, with nods, with rolling eyes.
King John, A. 4, S. 2.
- Without this match,
Oh amiable lovely death!
King John, A. 3, S.4.