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  • Now go we in content To liberty, and not to banishment.
  • Can you tell if Rosalind, the duke’s daughter, be banished with her father?
  • Unless you could teach me to forget a banished father, you must not learn me how to remember any extraordinary pleasure.
  • Thou hast not, cousin; Pr’ythee be cheerful: know’st thou not the duke Hath banish’d me, his daughter?
  • Indeed, my lord, The melancholy Jaques grieves at that; And, in that kind, swears you do more usurp Than doth your brother that hath banish’d you.
  • So was I when your highness took his dukedom; So was I when your highness banish’d him: Treason is not inherited, my lord: Or, if we did derive it from our friends, What’s that to me? my father was no traitor!
  • Thou art a fool: she robs thee of thy name; And thou wilt show more bright and seem more virtuous When she is gone: then open not thy lips; Firm and irrevocable is my doom Which I have pass’d upon her;—she is banish’d.
  • Neither his daughter, if we judge by manners; But yet, indeed, the smaller is his daughter: The other is daughter to the banish’d duke, And here detain’d by her usurping uncle, To keep his daughter company; whose loves Are dearer than the natural bond of sisters.
  • There’s no news at the court, sir, but the old news; that is, the old duke is banished by his younger brother the new duke; and three or four loving lords have put themselves into voluntary exile with him, whose lands and revenues enrich the new duke; therefore he gives them good leave to wander.
  • Herein I see thou lov’st me not with the full weight that I love thee; if my uncle, thy banished father, had banished thy uncle, the duke my father, so thou hadst been still with me, I could have taught my love to take thy father for mine; so wouldst thou, if the truth of thy love to me were so righteously tempered as mine is to thee.
  • Herein I see thou lov’st me not with the full weight that I love thee; if my uncle, thy banished father, had banished thy uncle, the duke my father, so thou hadst been still with me, I could have taught my love to take thy father for mine; so wouldst thou, if the truth of thy love to me were so righteously tempered as mine is to thee.
  • Here come two of the banished duke’s pages.
  • …how that every day Men of great worth resorted to this forest, Address’d a mighty power; which were on foot, In his own conduct, purposely to take His brother here, and put him to the sword: And to the skirts of this wild wood he came; Where, meeting with an old religious man, After some question with him, was converted Both from his enterprise and from the world; His crown bequeathing to his banish’d brother, And all their lands restored to them again That were with him exil’d.

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  • He was banished from his own country.
  • I tried to banish the thought from my mind.

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