character, as, to a Christian audience, it saves his soul and allows him to enter Heaven. The Fools of Shakespeare; an interpretation of their wit, wisdom and personalities. Lorenzo, and thy love. I have a wife who I protest I love; I would she were in heaven, so she could Entreat some power to change this currish Jew. Antonio asks for his share "in use" until Shylock's death, when the principal will be given to Lorenzo and Jessica. Shylock refuses Bassanio's offer of 6,000 ducats, twice the amount of the loan. Live thou, I live. Or is your gold and silver ewes and rams?
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Well, Shylock, shall we be beholding to you? The second suitor, the conceited Prince of Arragon, chooses the silver casket, which proclaims, "Who chooseth me shall get as much as he deserves as he believes he is full of merit. Madam, they are not yet; But there is come a messenger before, To signify their coming. If you prick us, do we not bleed?
O, be thou damn'd, inexecrable dog! I pray thee understand a plain man in his plain meaning: go to thy fellows, bid them cover the table, serve in the meat, and we will come in to dinner. Give me your hand; come you from old Bellario? My friend Stephano, signify, I pray you, Within the house, your mistress is at hand; And bring your music forth into the air. When the moon shone, we did not see the candle. I am very glad of it; I'll plague him, I'll torture him; I am glad. When Jacob graz'd his uncle Laban's sheep- This Jacob from our holy Abram was, As his wise mother wrought in his behalf, The third possessor; ay, he was the third- antonio. How many things by season season'd are To their right praise and true perfection! Madam, there is alighted at your gate A young Venetian, one that comes before To signify th' approaching of his lord, From whom he bringeth sensible regreets; To wit, besides commends and courteous breath, Gifts of rich value.
Buy a copy of The Merchant of Venice. (c) m and Michael Moncur. The Merchant Of Venice. Magnificoes of Venice, Officers of the Court of Justice, Gaoler, Servants, and other Attendants. Information provided about the Merchant of Venice play William Shakespeare never published any of his plays and therefore none of the original manuscripts have survived.