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The Two Gentlemen of Verona

Act II, Scene 2

Verona. JULIA'S house.
 
[Enter PROTEUS and JULIA]
 
PROTEUS
            ,          ,       ,   ,   oo
      Have pa|tience, gen|tle Ju|lia:|
 
JULIA
          ,           ,       ,    ,   oo
      I must | where is | no re|medy.|
 
PROTEUS
            ,      ,      ,        ,        ,
      When pos|sibly | I can,| I will | return.
 
JULIA
                 ,   ,     ,      2     ,         ,
      If you / turn not,| you will re|turn the | sooner.
        ,            ,     ,      2       ,         ,
      Keep this | remem|brance for thy | Juli|a's^sake.
 
[Giving a ring]
 
PROTEUS
            ,            ,         ,              ,          ,
      Why then | we'll make | exchange;| here*, take | you this.
 
JULIA
            ,         ,         ,       ,      ,
      And seal | the bar|gain with | a ho|ly kiss.
 
PROTEUS
        ,            ,               ,   ,       ,
      Here is | my hand | for my / true con|stancy:
            ,           ,          ,        ,        ,
      And when | that hour | oreslips | me in | the day,
            ,       ,          ,  2    ,          ,
      Wherein | I sigh | not (Ju|lia) for | thy sake,
            ,       ,       ,           ,          ,
      The next | ensu|ing hour | some foul | mischance
           ,        ,          ,         ,       ,
      Torment | me for | my love's | forget|fulness:
          ,        ,         ,        ,       ,
      My fa|ther stays | my co|ming: an|swer not;
            ,        ,     ,               ,         ,
      The tide | is now;| nay, not | thy tide | of tears,
             ,           ,        ,        ,         ,
      That^tide | will stay | me lon|ger than | I should.
       , 2          ,            ,         ,        ,
      Julia,| farewell:| what, gone | without | a word?
       ,          T    T     T      ,      ,        ,
      Aye, so | true love should | do: it cannot speak,  ????
            ,           ,        ,            ,             x
      For truth | hath bet|ter deeds | than words | to grace it.
 
[Enter PANTHINO]
 
PANTHINO
           ,     ,    ,           ,
      Sir Pro|teus:| you are | stayed for.
 
PROTEUS
      __       ,        ,    oo
      Go:| I come,| I come:|      (tetra with prev)
        ,          ,          ,             ,        ,
      Alas,| this par|ting strikes | poor* lo|vers dumb.
 
[Exeunt]

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