Come, bring them away: if these be good peo
ple in a Common‑weale, that doe nothing but vse their
abuses in common houses, I know no law: bring them away.
How now Sir, what's your name? And what's
If it please your honour, I am the poore
Constable, and my name is
doe leane vpon Ius
tice Sir, and doe bring in here before your good honor,
two notorious Benefactors.
If it please your honour, I know not well what
they are: But precise villaines they are, that I am sure of,
and void of all prophanation in the world, that good
Christians ought to haue.
Goe to: What quality are they of?
Why do'st thou not
He cannot Sir: he's out at
What are you Sir?
He Sir: a Tapster Sir: parcell Baud: one that
serues a bad woman: whose house Sir was (as they say)
pluckt downe in the Suborbs: and now shee professes a hotߛhouse; which, I thinke is a very ill house too.
How know you that?
My wife Sir? whom I detest before heauen, and
How? thy wife?
I Sir: whom I thanke heauen is an honest wo
Do'st thou detest her therefore?
I say sir, I will detest; my selfe also, as well as she,
that this house, if it be not a Bauds house, it is pitty of her life,
for it is a naughty house.
How do'st thou know that, Constable?
Marry sir, by my wife, who, if she had bin a wo
man Cardinally giuen, might haue bin accus'd in forn