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I'll win ten thousand pound, and send you half.
420 Sub. No, no, he did but jest.
Face. Go to. Go thank the doctor. He's your friend, To take it so.
Dap. I thank his worship.
Face. Do you think that will do ? No, no; Give him another angel.
Dap. Must I?
Face. Must you! 'Slight, What else is thanks? Will you be trivial? Doctor, When must he come for his familiar ?
Dap. Shall I not ha' it with me?
Sub. Oh, good sir !
Face. Not if she danc'd to-night.
Face. Did you never see
44° Dap. Whom? Face. Your aunt of Fairy.
Sub. Not since she kiss'd him in the cradle, captain; I can resolve you that.
Face. Well, see her grace,
If you can see her. Her grace is a lone woman,
Face. Let me alone, take you no thought.
Dap. Captain, I'll see her grace.
[One knocks without.
Face. Can you remember this?
Face. Well, then, away. 'Tis but your bestowing
in clean linen. Dap. Hum--buz.
[Exit, Face. Humbuz.
[Exit Sub. Come in.
Enter DRUGGER. (Within.] I will see the doctor
Sub. Good wives, I pray you forbear me now: Troth, I can do you no good till afternoon.What is your name, say you ? Abel Drugger!
Drug. Yes, I'm free of the grocers.
Drug. This an't please your worship.
Sub. I do,
Face. What! my honest Abel? 'Thou art well met here.
Drug. Troth, sir, I was speaking Just as your worship came here, of your worship.
I pray you speak for me to master doctor.
Face. He shall do any thing. Doctor, do you hear?
Drug. No, I never sophisticate it.
520 He will be of the clothing of his company, And next spring call’d to the scarlet, spend what he can. Face. What, and so little beard ?
Sub. You must think, He
may have a receipt to make hair come : But he'll be wise, preserve his youth, and fine fort; His fortune looks for him another way.
Face. 'Slid, doctor, how canst thou know this so soon? I am amaz’d at that!
Sub. By a rule, captain,
metaposcopy, which I do work by;
I knew't, by certain spots too, in his teeth,
Face. Which finger's that?
Sub. His little finger. Look
Drug. “ Yes, indeed, sir," and so I was. 540
Sub. The thumb in Chiromancy, we give Venus; The fore-finge to Jove ; the midst, to Saturn; The ring, to Sol; the least, to Mercury, Who was the lord, sir, of his Horoscope, His House of Life being Libra; which foreshew'd He should be a merchant, and should trade with
balance. Face. Why this is strange ? Is't not, honest Nab? Drug. Yes, very strange.
Sub. There is a ship now, coming from Ormus,
Drug. Yes, sir.
side, west :
Drug. Yes, sir.