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William Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure”: A Retelling in Prose — Act 2, Scene 3

— 2.3 — Duke Vincentio, who was now disguised as a friar, met the Provost. “Hail to you, Provost!” the disguised Duke Vincentio said. Then, realizing that he was disguised as a friar and was not supposed to personally know … Continue reading

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William Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure”: A Retelling in Prose — Act 2, Scene 2

— 2.2 — In a room in the courthouse, the Provost asked a servant where Angelo was. The servant replied, “He’s hearing a case; he will come here immediately after I tell him that you are here.” “Good. Please tell … Continue reading

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William Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure”: A Retelling in Prose — Act 2, Scene 1

— 2.1 — Angelo, Escalus, a Justice, the Provost, and some officers and attendants were meeting in a courtroom. Angelo said, “We must not make a scarecrow of the law, setting it up to make the birds of prey afraid … Continue reading

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William Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure”: A Retelling in Prose — Act 1, Scene 1

MATTHEW 7:1-5 King James Version (KJV) 1 Judge not, that ye be not judged. 2 For with what judgment ye judge, ye shall be judged: and with what measure ye mete, it shall be measured to you again. 3 And why beholdest thou … Continue reading

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