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ballad
used in Henry IV, Part 2

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Definition
a song (or poem) that tells a story
  • I know not: here he is, and here I yield him: and I beseech your grace, let it be booked with the rest of this day's deeds; or, by the Lord, I will have it in a particular ballad else, with mine own picture on the top on't, Colevile kissing my foot: to the which course if I be enforced, if you do not all show like gilt twopences to me, and I in the clear sky of fame o'ershine you as much as the full moon doth the cinders of the element, which show like pins' heads to her, believe not...
    4.3 — Act 4 Scene 3 — Another part of the forest (36% in)

There are no more uses of "ballad" in Henry IV, Part 2.

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