I am the sister of one Claudio, Condemn’d upon the act of fornication To lose his head; condemn’d by Angelo: I, in probation of a sisterhood, Was sent to by my brother: one Lucio As then the messenger;— LUCIO.
Upon his mere request,— Being come to knowledge that there was complaint Intended ’gainst Lord Angelo,—came I hither To speak, as from his mouth, what he doth know Is true and false; and what he, with his oath And all probation, will make up full clear, Whensoever he’s convented.
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The judge sentenced her to three years of probation instead of sending her to prison.
I start the new job next week, but my medical insurance will not begin until after a sixty day probationary period.