All of Shakespeare’s plays.
Be friends, you English fools, be friends: we have
French quarrels enow, if you could tell how to reckon.
But I do not desire he should answer for me; and
yet I determine to fight lustily for him.
Ay, or more than we should seek after; for we know
enough, if we know we are the kings subjects: if
his cause be wrong, our obedience to the king wipes
the crime of it out of us.
Then I would he were here alone; so should he be
sure to be ransomed, and a many poor men's lives saved.
He may show what outward courage he will; but I
believe, as cold a night as 'tis, he could wish
himself in Thames up to the neck; and so I would he
were, and I by him, at all adventures, so we were quit here.
He hath not told his thought to the king?
I think it be: but we have no great cause to desire
the approach of day.
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