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Foul deeds will rise,
Though all the earth o'erwhelm them, to men's eyes.

      — Hamlet, Act I Scene 2

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KEYWORD: shrove

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All's Well That Ends Well
[II, 2]

Clown

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As fit as ten groats is for the hand of an attorney,
as your French crown for your taffeta punk, as Tib's
rush for Tom's forefinger, as a pancake for Shrove
Tuesday, a morris for May-day, as the nail to his
hole, the cuckold to his horn, as a scolding queen
to a wrangling knave, as the nun's lip to the
friar's mouth, nay, as the pudding to his skin.

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