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Hortensio

Eat it up all, Hortensio, if thou lovest me

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Petruchio, aside to Hortensio
Eat it up all, Hortensio, if thou lovest me.—
Much good do it unto thy gentle heart.
Kate, eat apace.
Katherine and Hortensio prepare to eat.
And now, my honey love,
Will we return unto thy father’s house
And revel it as bravely as the best,

With silken coats and caps and golden rings,
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So will I, Signior Gremio. But a word

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Hortensio
So will I, Signior Gremio. But a word, I
pray. Though the nature of our quarrel yet never
brooked parle, know now upon advice, it toucheth
us both (that we may yet again have access to our
fair mistress and be happy rivals in Bianca’s love) to
labor and effect one thing specially.
Gremio
What’s that,
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Act 1
Scene 1
Line 115

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And tell me now, sweet friend, what happy gale Blows you to Padua

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Hortensio
And tell me now, sweet friend, what happy gale
Blows you to Padua here from old Verona?
Petruchio
Such wind as scatters young men through the world
To seek their fortunes farther than at home,
Where small experience grows. But in a few,
Signior Hortensio, thus it stands with me:
Antonio, my father,
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Act 1
Scene 2
Line 48

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Petruchio, shall I then come roundly to thee

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Hortensio
Petruchio, shall I then come roundly to thee
And wish thee to a shrewd ill-favored wife?
Thou ’dst thank me but a little for my counsel—
And yet I’ll promise thee she shall be rich,
And very rich. But thou ’rt too much my friend,
And I’ll not wish thee to her.

I come to wive it wealthily in Padua;
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Act 1
Scene 2
Line 69

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Petruchio, since we are stepped thus far in

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Hortensio
Petruchio, since we are stepped thus far in,
I will continue that I broached in jest.
I can, Petruchio, help thee to a wife
With wealth enough, and young and beauteous,
Brought up as best becomes a gentlewoman.

Her only fault, and that is faults enough,
Is that she is intolerable curst

Her only fault,
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Act 1
Scene 2
Line 84

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Sir, understand you this of me

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Petruchio, to Tranio
Sir, understand you this of me, in sooth:
The youngest daughter, whom you hearken for,
Her father keeps from all access of suitors
And will not promise her to any man
Until the elder sister first be wed.
The younger then is free, and not before.
Tranio,
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Act 1
Scene 2
Line 265

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Come on, i’ God’s name, once more toward our father’s

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Petruchio
Come on, i’ God’s name, once more toward our father’s.
Good Lord, how bright and goodly shines the moon!
Katherine
The moon? The sun! It is not moonlight now.
Petruchio
I say it is the moon that shines so bright.
Katherine
I know it is the sun that shines so bright.
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Act 4
Scene 5
Line 1

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Good morrow, gentle mistress, where away?

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Petruchio, to Vincentio
Good morrow, gentle mistress, where away?—
Tell me, sweet Kate, and tell me truly, too,
Hast thou beheld a fresher gentlewoman?

Pardon, old father, my mistaking eyes
That have been so bedazzled with the sun
That everything I look on seemeth green

Such war of white and red within her cheeks!
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Act 4
Scene 5
Line 30

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Here is a wonder, if you talk of a wonder

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Lucentio
Here is a wonder, if you talk of a wonder.
Hortensio
And so it is. I wonder what it bodes.
Petruchio
Marry, peace it bodes, and love, and quiet life,
An awful rule, and right supremacy,
And, to be short, what not that’s sweet and happy.
Baptista
Now fair befall thee,
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Act 5
Scene 2
Line 119

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