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Henry IV, Part 1
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  • If thou wert sensible of courtesy, I should not make so dear a show of zeal:
  • My father and my uncle and myself Did give him that same royalty he wears; And—when he was not six-and-twenty strong, Sick in the world’s regard, wretched and low, A poor unminded outlaw sneaking home— My father gave him welcome to the shore: And—when he heard him swear and vow to God, He came but to be Duke of Lancaster, To sue his livery and beg his peace, With tears of innocence and terms of zeal— My father, in kind heart and pity moved, Swore him assistance, and performed it too.

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  • She attacks each challenge with zeal.
  • We need someone with both zeal and ability.

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