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Henry IV, Part 2
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levy -- as in: levy a tax
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Henry IV, Part 2
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  • My friends and brethren in these great affairs, I must acquaint you that I have received New-dated letters from Northumberland; Their cold intent, tenour and substance, thus: Here doth he wish his person, with such powers As might hold sortance with his quality, The which he could not levy; whereupon He is retired, to ripe his growing fortunes, To Scotland: and concludes in hearty prayers That your attempts may overlive the hazard And fearful meeting of their opposite.

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  • levy a fine
  • Taxes should be levied based on ability to pay.

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