- This cunning Cardinal The articles o' the combination drew As himself pleas'd; and they were ratified As he cried "Thus let be," to as much end As give a crutch to the dead.1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — London. An ante-chamber in the palace (77% in)
- My lord, my lord, I am a simple woman, much too weak To oppose your cunning.2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — A hall in Black-Friars (48% in)
There are no more uses of "cunning" in Henry VIII.
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