By W. Heath Robinson
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Farewell, thou lob of spirits Our queen and all her elves ACT. : II. 3 1 be gone come here anon. ; I'll : Sc - A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM The king doth keep his revels here to night Take heed, the queen come not within his sight Puck. : ; passing fell and wrath, Because that she as her attendant hath For Oberon A is lovely boy, stolen from an Indian king ; She never had so sweet a changeling And jealous Oberon would have the child : Knight of his train, to trace the forests wild ; But she perforce withholds the loved boy, Crowns him with flowers, and makes him all her And now By they never meet in grove or green, fountain clear, or spangled starlight sheen, But they do square, that all their elves for fear Creep into acorn cups and hide them there.
Either I mistake your shape and making quite, Or you are that shrewd and knavish sprite CalTd Robin Goodfellow are not you he That frights the maidens of the villagery Skim milk, and sometimes labour in the quern, else : ; And bootless make the breathless housewife churn And sometime make the drink to bear no barm ; ; Mislead night-wanderers, laughing at their harm ? Those that Hobgoblin call you, and sweet Puck, You do luck their II. shall have good : Are not you he ACT work, and they ? 32 Sc.
6 Sc. i. and she, sweet lady, Devoutly dotes, dotes in idolatry, Upon this spotted and inconstant man. Lysander. dotes, MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM A that day either prepare to die disobedience to father's will, Upon For your Or else to wed Demetrius, as he would Or on Diana's altar to protest For aye austerity and Relent, sweet Demetrius. single ; life. Hermia : and, Lysander, yield crazed Thy title to certain right. my Lysander. You have her father's love, Demetrius do you marry him. Let me have Hermia's ; : Egeus.