If I find her honest, I lose not my labour; if she be otherwise, ’tis labour well bestowed.
How should I bestow him?
And so they shall be both bestowed.
I have long loved her, and, I protest to you, bestowed much on her; followed her with a doting observance; engrossed opportunities to meet her; fee’d every slight occasion that could but niggardly give me sight of her; not only bought many presents to give her, but have given largely to many to know what she would have given; briefly, I have pursued her as love hath pursued me; which hath been on the wing of all occasions.
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In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.