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For the letter that begins them all , H. find in my heart to bestow it all of your
worship . Marg . Well , an you be not turned Turk , there's Leon . All thy
tediousness on me ! ha ! no more sailing by the star . Dogb . Yea , an ' twere a
thousand pound ...
Scene I .-- Another part of the Same . out , upon the instant : by heart you love her
, because your heart cannot come by her ; in heart you love Enter ARMADO and
Moth . her , because your heart is in love with her ; and out Arm . Warble , child ...
... Wherein doth sit the dread and fear of kings ; But mercy is above this sceptred
sway : It is enthroned in the hearts of ... twice the sum : if that will not suffice , I will
be bound to pay it ten times o'er , On forfeit of my hands , my head , my heart .
Take her hence : Upon a barren mountain , and still winter , Her heart is but o'
ercharg'd : she will recover. In storm perpetual , could not move the gods I have
too much believ'd mine own suspicion : To look that way thou wert . Beseech you
Take her hence : Her heart is but o'ercharg'd : she will recover.I have too much
believ'd mine own suspicion :Beseech you , tenderly apply to her Some remedies
for life . - Apollo , pardon [ Exeunt Paulina and Ladies , with HERMIONE .
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"like a wood woman" might indeed have meant "frantic" or "wild" (with grief) which Launce mentions referring to the "shoe" which he adopts for the sake of illustration. However, Shakespeare, even at his earliest writings, was vastly entertained by double entendres and his love of puns is so well documented. In that time in Italy, women wore platform shoes which were raised to elevate the shoes from the mud and other unpleasant "stuff". These were called "chopines" and the platforms were constructed of wood. The higher the platform, the higher the pretentiousness of the lady. Her height could have put her above many others. Since Launce has his father and mother represented as shoes, this second meaning is certainly not outside of the possibility for Shakespeare's intention. Naturally, it would have had the effect of a rather "localized" and "temporary" idea, but the fact of its having been very popular in that day makes it a candidate for the Bard's delight.