Sir, the Duke’s pleasure is, that you keep Costard safe: and you must suffer him to take no delight nor no penance; but a’ must fast three days a week.
No, my good lord; I have sworn to stay with you; And though I have for barbarism spoke more Than for that angel knowledge you can say, Yet confident I’ll keep what I have swore, And bide the penance of each three years’ day.
The naked truth of it is: I have no shirt; I go woolward for penance.
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A foreign policy of penance was counterproductive.