Enter TRANIO as
LUCENTIO and HORTENSIO as
Is ’t possible, friend Litio, that mistress Bianca
Doth fancy any other but Lucentio?
I tell you, sir, she bears me fair in hand.
LITIO) Sir, to satisfy you in what I
Stand by and mark the manner of his teaching.
They stand aside
Enter BIANCA and
LUCENTIO as CAMBIO
CAMBIO) Now, mistress, profit you in
what you read?
What, master, read you? First resolve me that.
CAMBIO) I read that I profess,
The Art to Love.
And may you prove, sir, master of your art.
CAMBIO) While you, sweet dear, prove
mistress of my heart!
LITIO) Quick proceeders, marry! Now,
tell me, I pray,
You that durst swear that your mistress Bianca
15Loved none in the world so well as Lucentio.
LUCENTIO) O despiteful love!
I tell thee, Litio, this is wonderful!