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The Winter`s Tale
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  • By his great authority; Which often hath no less prevail'd than so, On your command.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • If word nor oath Prevail not, go and see: if you can bring Tincture, or lustre, in her lip, her eye, Heat outwardly or breath within, I'll serve you As I would do the gods.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • ] What I do next, shall be to tell the king Of this escape, and whither they are bound; Wherein, my hope is, I shall so prevail To force him after: in whose company I shall re-view Sicilia; for whose sight I have a woman's longing.  (not reviewed by editor)

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