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First Jailer

Come, sir, are you ready for death?

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First Jailer
Come, sir, are you ready for death?
Posthumus Leonatus
Overroasted rather; ready long ago.
First Jailer
Hanging is the word, sir. If you be ready for that, you are well cook’d.
Posthumus Leonatus
So if I prove a good repast to the spectators, the dish pays the shot.
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Act 5
Scene 4
Line 145

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