By William Shakespeare
Falstaff arrives in Windsor very brief on funds. He comes to a decision, to procure monetary virtue, that he'll courtroom filthy rich married ladies, Mistress Ford and Mistress Page.
Falstaff makes a decision to ship the ladies exact love letters and asks his servants - Pistol and Nym - to convey them to the wives.
When they decline, Falstaff sacks them, and, in revenge, the boys inform Ford and web page (the husbands) of Falstaff's intentions.
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Ho, father web page! web page Son, how now! how now, son! have you ever dispatched? slim Dispatched! I’ll make the simplest in Gloucestershire be aware of on’t; may I have been hanged, l. a., else. web page Of what, son? slim I got here yonder at Eton to marry Mistress Anne web page, and she’s an outstanding lubberly boy. If it had no longer been i’ the church, i might have swinged him, or he must have swinged me. If i didn't imagine it were Anne web page, may i'd by no means stir! --and ‘tis a postmaster’s boy. web page Upon my lifestyles, then, you took the inaccurate. narrow What desire you inform me that? i feel so, while I took a boy for a lady. If I have been married to him, for all he was once in woman’s clothing, i wouldn't have had him. web page Why, this can be your personal folly. didn't I let you know the way you should still be aware of my daughter through her clothing? narrow I went to her in white, and cried ‘mum,’ and she or he cried ‘budget,’ as Anne and that i had appointed; and but it was once no longer Anne, yet a postmaster’s boy. MISTRESS web page sturdy George, be now not offended: I knew of your objective; became my daughter into eco-friendly; and, certainly, she is now with the general practitioner on the deanery, and there married. input health care professional CAIUS health care provider CAIUS Vere is Mistress web page? by way of gar, i'm cozened: I ha’ married un garcon, a boy; un paysan, through gar, a boy; it isn't Anne web page: by way of gar, i'm cozened. MISTRESS web page Why, did you are taking her in eco-friendly? healthcare professional CAIUS Ay, by way of gar, and ‘tis a boy: by way of gar, I’ll bring up all Windsor. go out FORD this is often unusual. Who hath received the precise Anne? web page My middle misgives me: right here comes grasp Fenton. input FENTON and ANNE web page How now, grasp Fenton! ANNE web page Pardon, solid father! solid my mom, pardon! web page Now, mistress, how probability you went now not with grasp narrow? MISTRESS web page Why went you now not with grasp healthcare professional, maid? FENTON You do amaze her: listen the reality of it. you are going to have married her so much shamefully, the place there has been no share held in love. the fact is, she and that i, lengthy given that gotten smaller, are actually so convinced that not anything can dissolve us. The offence is holy that she hath devoted; And this deceit loses the identify of craft, Of disobedience, or unduteous identify, considering therein she doth evitate and shun 1000 irreligious cursed hours, Which compelled marriage may have introduced upon her. FORD Stand no longer surprised; this is no therapy: In love the heavens themselves do advisor the nation; funds buys lands, and better halves are bought via destiny. FALSTAFF i'm blissful, even though you will have ta’en a different stand to strike at me, that your arrow hath glanced. web page good, what therapy? Fenton, heaven supply thee pleasure! What can't be eschew’d needs to be embraced. FALSTAFF whilst night-dogs run, all kinds of deer are chased. MISTRESS web page good, i'll muse no extra. grasp Fenton, Heaven provide you with many, many merry days! reliable husband, allow us to each pass domestic, And snort this recreation o’er by way of a rustic hearth; Sir John and all. FORD enable or not it's so. Sir John, To grasp Brook you but shall carry your notice For he this night shall lie with Mistress Ford.