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FALSTAFF
(to SILENCE) Why, now you have done me right.
FALSTAFF
(to SILENCE) You’re really keeping up with me!

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SILENCE
(sings) Do me right,
And dub me knight,
Samingo.
Is ’t not so?
SILENCE
(sings) Keep up with me,
Then dub me a knight!
Right?

FALSTAFF
'Tis so.
FALSTAFF
Right.

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SILENCE
Is ’t so? Why then, say an old man can do somewhat.
SILENCE
Right? Then you’ve got to admit that an old man can do some things.
Enter DAVY
DAVY returns.


DAVY
An ’t please your Worship, there’s one Pistol come from the
court with news.
DAVY
Sir, if I may say so, there’s someone named Pistol here from the royal court. He’s got news.

FALSTAFF
From the court? Let him come in.
FALSTAFF
From the royal court? Let him in.
Enter PISTOL
PISTOL enters.
How now, Pistol?
What’s up, Pistol!

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PISTOL
Sir John, God save you.
PISTOL
God save you, Sir John.

FALSTAFF
What wind blew you hither, Pistol?
FALSTAFF
What wind blew you here, Pistol?


PISTOL
Not the ill wind which blows no man to good. Sweet knight,
   thou art now one of the greatest men in this realm.
PISTOL
Not the evil wind that blows no one toward any good. Sweet knight, you are now one of the hugest men in the country.

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