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Twelfth Night

Act IV, Scene 3

OLIVIA's garden.
 
[Enter SEBASTIAN]
 
SEBASTIAN
        ,            ,      ,            ,    2    ,
      This is | the air;| that is | the glo|rious sun;
             ,           ,        ,          x            x
      This pearl | she gave | me, I | do feel it | and see it;
             ,           ,        ,        ,          ,
      And though | 'tis won|der that | enwraps | me thus,
            ,         ,           ,         ,  2     ,
      Yet 'tis | not mad|ness. Where's | Anto|nio, then?
          ,           ,         ,        ,     ,
      I could | not find | him at | the El|ephant:
            ,         ,          ,         ,             x
      Yet there | he was;| and there | I found | this credit,
            ,         ,           ,         ,        ,
      That he | did range | the town | to seek | me out.
            ,       ,           ,       ,       ,        ->
      His coun|sel now | might do | me gol|den ser||vice;
       ,          2     ,         ,       ,              ,
      For | though my soul | disputes | well with | my sense,
             ,         ,         ,     2     ,    ,
10    That this | may be | some er|ror, but no | madness,
            ,          ,     ,          ,         ,       2->
      Yet doth | this ac|cident | and flood | of for||tune
          ,        ,         ,          ,          ,
      So far | exceed | all in|stance, all | discourse,
           ,       ,           ,   ,            ,
      That I | am rea|dy to / distrust | mine^eyes
            ,        ,        ,        ,         ,         2->
      And wran|gle with | my rea|son that | persuades || me
         ,    ,        ,        2     ,       ,
      To a|ny o|ther trust | but that I | am mad
           ,         ,       ,         ,           ,
      Or else | the la|dy's mad;| yet if | 'twere so,
            ,           ,          ,         ,          ,      2   ->
      She could | not sway | her house,| command | her fol||lowers,
        ,       2       ,        ,           ,          ,
      Take | and give^back | affairs | and their | dispatch
             ,         ,          ,          ,        ,      2->
      With such | a smooth,| discreet,| and sta|ble bear||ing
         ,        ,           ,              ,          x
20    As I | perceive | she does:| there's some|thing in it
            ,      ,      ,          ,       3  3    ,
      That is | decei|veable.| But here | the lady comes.
 
[Enter OLIVIA and Priest]
 
OLIVIA
             ,           ,          ,               ,    ,
      Blame not | this haste | of mine.| If you / mean well,
           ,         ,         ,          ,     ,
      Now go | with me | and with | this ho|ly man
         ,         ,       ,     ,         ,
      Into | the chan|try by:| there, be|fore him,
           ,      ,           ,     ,        ,
      And un|derneath | that con|secra|ted roof,
        ,               ,       ,        ,          ,
      Plight me | the full | assu|rance of | your faith;
            ,         ,              ,    ,         ,
      That my | most jea|lous and / too doubt|ful soul
            ,         ,      ,              ,        o
      May live | at peace.| He shall | conceal | it,
              ,         ,        ,           ,         ,
      Whiles^you | are wil|ling it | shall come | to note,
             ,         ,         ,     ,        ,
30    What time | we will | our cel|ebra|tion keep
         ,        ,        ,       ,            ,
      Accor|ding to | my birth.| What do | you say?
 
SEBASTIAN
            ,               ,   ,         ,         ,
      I'll fol|low this / good man,| and go | with you;
           ,        ,       ,    ,                 ,
      And hav|ing sworn | truth, e/ver will | be true.
 
OLIVIA
             ,         ,          ,      2       x           ,
      Then lead | the way | good fa|ther, and heavens | so shine,
             ,          ,       ,          ,         ,
      That they | may fair|ly note | this act | of mine.
 
[Exeunt]

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