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therefore
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  • No more evasion: We have with a leaven’d and prepared choice Proceeded to you; therefore take your honours.
  • But I do bend my speech To one that can my part in him advertise; Hold, therefore, Angelo; In our remove be thou at full ourself: Mortality and mercy in Vienna Live in thy tongue and heart!
  • Therefore, indeed, my father, I have on Angelo impos’d the office; Who may, in the ambush of my name, strike home, And yet my nature never in the fight To do in slander.
  • Dost thou detest her therefore?
  • And to behold his sway, I will, as ’twere a brother of your order, Visit both prince and people: therefore, I pr’ythee, Supply me with the habit, and instruct me How I may formally in person bear me Like a true friar.
  • Therefore fasten your ear on my advisings; to the love I have in doing good a remedy presents itself.
  • Therefore you speak unskilfully; or, if your knowledge be more, it is much darkened in your malice.
  • Why, As all comforts are; most good, most good, in deed: Lord Angelo, having affairs to heaven, Intends you for his swift ambassador, Where you shall be an everlasting leiger: Therefore, your best appointment make with speed; To-morrow you set on.
  • O, Sir, you must; and therefore I beseech you, Look forward on the journey you shall go.
  • This nor hurts him nor profits you a jot: Forbear it, therefore; give your cause to Heaven.
  • Twice have the trumpets sounded; The generous and gravest citizens Have hent the gates, and very near upon The duke is entering; therefore, hence, away.
  • Angelo had never the purpose to corrupt her; only he hath made an assay of her virtue to practise his judgment with the disposition of natures; she, having the truth of honour in her, hath made him that gracious denial which he is most glad to receive: I am confessor to Angelo, and I know this to be true; therefore prepare yourself to death.

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  • Kim is taller than Ashley. Ashley is taller than Anna. Therefore, Kim is taller than Anna.
  • It has not been approved for use in this country. Therefore, you cannot buy it here.

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