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Twelfth Night
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  • Remember who commended thy yellow stockings, and wished to see thee ever cross-gartered.
  • ’Remember who commended thy yellow stockings;’— OLIVIA.
  • She did commend my yellow stockings of late, she did praise my leg being cross-gartered; and in this she manifests herself to my love, and with a kind of injunction, drives me to these habits of her liking.

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  • I commend you for a good job.
  • This letter from Bellario doth commend a young and learned doctor to our court.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Merchant of Venice

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