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The Winter's Tale
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  • If thou wilt confess,— Or else be impudently negative, To have nor eyes nor ears nor thought,—then say My wife’s a hobby-horse; deserves a name As rank as any flax-wench that puts to Before her troth-plight: say’t and justify’t.
  • I ne’er heard yet That any of these bolder vices wanted Less impudence to gainsay what they did Than to perform it first.

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  • She is an impudent girl given to insulting strangers.
  • She has a certain genius, but her impudence makes it very difficult to work with her.

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