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grievous
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Henry VIII
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  • I have, and most unwillingly, of late Heard many grievous, I do say, my lord, Grievous complaints of you; which, being consider’d, Have mov’d us and our council, that you shall This morning come before us; where, I know, You cannot with such freedom purge yourself But that, till further trial in those charges Which will require your answer, you must take Your patience to you, and be well contented To make your house our Tower.
  • I have, and most unwillingly, of late Heard many grievous, I do say, my lord, Grievous complaints of you; which, being consider’d, Have mov’d us and our council, that you shall This morning come before us; where, I know, You cannot with such freedom purge yourself But that, till further trial in those charges Which will require your answer, you must take Your patience to you, and be well contented To make your house our Tower.

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