Taming of the Shrew

Time Spent:

461 Hours


PRINCE, SLY, Hostess, Lord, First Huntsman, Second Huntsman, Servant, Players, A Player, First Servant, Second Servant, Third Servant, ALL, Page, Messenger, LUCENTIO, TRANIO, BAPTISTA, GREMIO, KATHARINA, HORTENSIO, HORTENSIA, BIANCA, BIONDELLO, PETRUCHIO, GRUMIO, KATARINA, CURTIS, NATHANIEL, PHILIP, JOSEPH, NICHOLAS, PETER, Pedant, Haberdasher, Tailor, VINCENTIO, Widow


  • SCENE I. Before an alehouse on a heath. Enter Hostess and SLY I'll pheeze you, in faith. A pair of stocks, you rogue! Ye are a baggage: the Slys are no rogues, look in the chronicles, we came in with Richard Conqueror. Therefore paucas pallabris, let the world slide: sessa! You will not pay for the glasses you have burst? No, not a denier. Go by, Jeronimy: go to thy cold bed, and warm thee. I know my remedy, I must go fetch the third--borough. Exit Third, or fourth, or fifth borough, I'll answer him by law: I'll not budge an inch, boy: let him come, and kindly. Falls asleep Horns winded. Enter a Lord from hunting, with his train Huntsman, I charge thee, tender well my hounds: Brach Merriman, the poor cur is emboss'd, And couple Clowder with the deep--mouth'd brach. Saw'st thou not, boy, how Silver made it good At the hedge-corner, in the coldest fault? I would not lose the dog for twenty pound. Why, Belman is as good as he, my lord, He cried upon it at the merest loss And twice to-day pick'd out the dullest scent:


Shakespeare, Play, Poetry

Entered by: Sebastiaan