Explanatory Notes for Act 4, Scene 3
From Cymbeline. A.W. Verity. Cambridge, University Press.
19. subjection, duty as subject.
21. And will, and he will (easily supplied from him).
22, 23. i.e. his suspicions are not satisfied: "if I do not condemn
you, I likewise have not acquitted you" -- Johnson. Judgment, as we
say, is suspended.
28. amazed: a stronger word then 'confounded.'
29, 30. "Your forces are able to face such an army as we hear the
enemy will bring against us" -- Johnson.
34. annoy; in the old and stronger sense -- 'harm.'
44. Even to the note o' the king, so that even the king shall
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Shakespeare, William. Cymbeline. Ed. A.W. Verity. Cambridge, University Press, 1899. Shakespeare Online. 10 Dec. 2013. < http://www.shakespeare-online.com/plays/cymbel_4_3.html >.
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