By William Shakespeare
Falstaff arrives in Windsor very brief on cash. He makes a decision, to procure monetary virtue, that he'll courtroom filthy rich married girls, 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 do not want, Falstaff sacks them, and, in revenge, the lads inform Ford and web page (the husbands) of Falstaff's intentions.
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Qu’ai-j’oublie! dere is a few simples in my closet, dat I vill no longer for the varld I shall go away in the back of. MISTRESS quick Ay me, he’ll locate the younger guy right here, and be mad! surgeon CAIUS O diable, diable! vat is in my closet? Villain! larron! Pulling basic out Rugby, my rapier! MISTRESS quick solid grasp, be content material. healthcare professional CAIUS Wherefore shall I be content-a? MISTRESS speedy The younger guy is a decent guy. medical professional CAIUS What shall de sincere guy do in my closet? dere is not any sincere guy dat shall are available my closet. MISTRESS speedy I beseech you, be no longer so phlegmatic. listen the reality of it: he got here of an errand to me from Parson Hugh. health practitioner CAIUS Vell. basic Ay, forsooth; to hope her to-- MISTRESS speedy Peace, I pray you. health care provider CAIUS Peace-a your tongue. Speak-a your story. easy To wish this sincere gentlewoman, your maid, to talk a great observe to Mistress Anne web page for my grasp within the means of marriage. MISTRESS quick this can be all, certainly, l. a.! yet I’ll ne’er positioned my finger within the hearth, and needn't. health practitioner CAIUS Sir Hugh send-a you? Rugby, baille me a few paper. Tarry you a little-a whereas. Writes MISTRESS quick [Aside to easy] i'm comfortable he's so quiet: if he were completely moved, you will have heard him so loud and so depression. yet even though, guy, I’ll do you your grasp what strong i will: and the very yea and the no is, the French general practitioner, my master,--I may possibly name him my grasp, glance you, for I retain his apartment; and that i wash, wring, brew, bake, scour, gown meat and drink, make the beds and do all myself,-- easy [Aside to MISTRESS fast] ‘Tis an exceptional cost to come back less than one body’s hand. MISTRESS quick [Aside to uncomplicated] Are you avised o’ that? you shall locate it a good cost: and to be up early and down overdue; yet notwithstanding,--to let you know on your ear; i might haven't any phrases of it,--my grasp himself is in love with Mistress Anne web page: yet even though that, i do know Anne’s mind,--that’s neither the following nor there. physician CAIUS You jack’nape, give-a this letter to Sir Hugh; via gar, it's a shallenge: i'll lower his troat in dee park; and that i will educate a scurvy jack-a-nape priest to meddle or make. you'll be long past; it's not solid you tarry right here. by means of gar, i'm going to lower all his stones; through gar, he shall no longer have a stone to throw at his puppy: go out basic MISTRESS speedy sadly, he speaks yet for his good friend. general practitioner CAIUS it really is no matter-a ver dat: don't you tell-a me dat I shall have Anne web page for myself? through gar, I vill kill de Jack priest; and i've appointed mine host of de Jarteer to degree our weapon. by way of gar, i'm going to myself have Anne web page. MISTRESS quick Sir, the maid loves you, and all might be good. We needs to supply parents go away to prate: what, the good-jer! health care professional CAIUS Rugby, come to the courtroom with me. via gar, if i have never Anne web page, I shall flip your head out of my door. stick with my heels, Rugby. Exeunt health care professional CAIUS and RUGBY MISTRESS fast You shall have An fool’s-head of your personal. No, i do know Anne’s brain for that: by no means a girl in Windsor is aware extra of Anne’s brain than I do; nor can do greater than I do along with her, I thank heaven.