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Measure for Measure

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ACT IV SCENE V Fields without the town. 
 Enter DUKE VINCENTIO in his own habit, and FRIAR PETER. 
DUKE VINCENTIO These letters at fit time deliver me 
 Giving letters. 
 The provost knows our purpose and our plot. 
 The matter being afoot, keep your instruction, 
 And hold you ever to our special drift; 5
 Though sometimes you do blench from this to that, 
 As cause doth minister. Go call at Flavius' house, 
 And tell him where I stay: give the like notice 
 To Valentinus, Rowland, and to Crassus, 
 And bid them bring the trumpets to the gate; 10
 But send me Flavius first. 
FRIAR PETER It shall be speeded well. 
 Enter VARRIUS. 
DUKE VINCENTIO I thank thee, Varrius; thou hast made good haste: 
 Come, we will walk. There's other of our friends 
 Will greet us here anon, my gentle Varrius. 15

Measure for Measure, Act 4, Scene 6


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