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The Comedy of Errors
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  • Because it is a blessing that he bestows on beasts:
  • Now, as I am a Christian, answer me, In what safe place you have bestow’d my money: Or I shall break that merry sconce of yours, That stands on tricks when I am undispos’d; Where is the thousand marks thou hadst of me?
  • While I go to the goldsmith’s house, go thou And buy a rope’s end; that will I bestow Among my wife and her confederates, For locking me out of my doors by day.
  • —Get you home And fetch the chain: by this I know ’tis made: Bring it, I pray you, to the Porcupine; For there’s the house; that chain will I bestow,— Be it for nothing but to spite my wife,— Upon mine hostess there: good sir, make haste: Since mine own doors refuse to entertain me, I’ll knock elsewhere, to see if they’ll disdain me.

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  • bestow blessings upon the marriage
  • In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.
    Franklin D. Roosevelt

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