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contend
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The Two Gentlemen of Verona
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contend
Used in
The Two Gentlemen of Verona
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  • Lo, here in one line is his name twice writ: 'Poor forlorn Proteus, passionate Proteus, To the sweet Julia':—that I'll tear away; And yet I will not, sith so prettily He couples it to his complaining names: Thus will I fold them one upon another: Now kiss, embrace, contend, do what you will.  (not reviewed by editor)

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