Enter two DRAWERS
What the devil hast thou brought there—applejohns? Thou
knowest Sir John cannot endure an applejohn.
Mass, thou sayest true. The Prince once set a dish of
applejohns before him and told him there were five more Sir
5Johns and, putting off his hat, said “I will now take my leave
of these six dry, round, old, withered knights.” It angered
him to the heart. But he hath forgot that.
Why then, cover, and set them down, and see if thou canst
find out Sneak’s noise. Mistress Tearsheet would fain hear
Enter THIRD DRAWER
Dispatch: the room where they supped is too hot. They’ll
come in straight.
Sirrah, here will be the Prince and Master Poins anon, and
they will put on two of our jerkins and aprons, and Sir John
15must not know of it. Bardolph hath brought word.
By the Mass, here will be old utis. It will be an excellent
I’ll see if I can find out Sneak.
FRANCIS and THE DRAWERS exit