Speeches (Lines) for Second Servant in "The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet"

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# Act / Scene Speech text
1 I / 5
  • When good manners shall lie all in one or two men's
    hands and they unwashed...
  • When good manners shall lie all in one or two men's
    hands and they unwashed too, 'tis a foul thing.
  • First Servant. Where's Potpan, that he helps not to take away? He
    shift a trencher? he scrape a trencher!

    Second Servant. When good manners shall lie all in one or two men's
    hands and they unwashed too, 'tis a foul thing.

2 I / 5
  • Ay, boy, ready.
  • Ay, boy, ready.
  • First Servant. Away with the joint-stools, remove the
    court-cupboard, look to the plate. Good thou, save
    me a piece of marchpane; and, as thou lovest me, let
    the porter let in Susan Grindstone and Nell.
    Antony, and Potpan!

    Second Servant. Ay, boy, ready.

3 I / 5
  • We cannot be here and there too. Cheerly, boys; be
    brisk awhile, and the lon...
  • We cannot be here and there too. Cheerly, boys; be
    brisk awhile, and the longer liver take all.
  • First Servant. You are looked for and called for, asked for and
    sought for, in the great chamber.

    Second Servant. We cannot be here and there too. Cheerly, boys; be
    brisk awhile, and the longer liver take all.

4 IV / 2
  • You shall have none ill, sir; for I'll try if they
    can lick their fingers.
  • You shall have none ill, sir; for I'll try if they
    can lick their fingers.
  • Capulet. So many guests invite as here are writ.
    [Exit First Servant]
    Sirrah, go hire me twenty cunning cooks.

    Second Servant. You shall have none ill, sir; for I'll try if they
    can lick their fingers.

5 IV / 2
  • Marry, sir, 'tis an ill cook that cannot lick his
    own fingers: therefore he...
  • Marry, sir, 'tis an ill cook that cannot lick his
    own fingers: therefore he that cannot lick his
    fingers goes not with me.
  • Capulet. How canst thou try them so?

    Second Servant. Marry, sir, 'tis an ill cook that cannot lick his
    own fingers: therefore he that cannot lick his
    fingers goes not with me.

6 IV / 4
  • I have a head, sir, that will find out logs,
    And never trouble Peter for the...
  • I have a head, sir, that will find out logs,
    And never trouble Peter for the matter.
  • Capulet. Make haste, make haste.
    [Exit First Servant]
    Sirrah, fetch drier logs:
    Call Peter, he will show thee where they are.

    Second Servant. I have a head, sir, that will find out logs,
    And never trouble Peter for the matter.

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