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Dam. There ; no mistake about it this time ; I am as light as any shade among them.
Her. That's more the kind of thing. On with you.-Crato, you can take off that wealth and luxury and effeminacy ; and we can't have that funeral pomp here, nor those ancestral glories either ; down with your rank and reputation, and any votes of thanks or inscriptions you have about you ; and you need not tell us what size your tomb was ; remarks of that kind come heavy.
Cra. Well, if I must, I must ; there 's no help for it.
Her. Hullo ! in full armour ? What does this mean ? and why this trophy ?
A General. I am a great conqueror ; a valiant warrior ; my country's pride.
Her. The trophy may stop behind ; we are at peace ; there is no demand for arms.-Whom have we here ? whose is this knitted brow, this flowing beard ?'Tis some reverend sage, if outside goes for anything ; he mutters ; he is wrapped in meditation.
Men. That's a philosopher, Hermes ; and an impudent quack into the bargain. Have him out of that cloak ; you will find something to amuse you underneath it.
Her. Off with your clothes first ; and then we will see to the rest. My goodness, what a bundle : quackery, ignorance, quarrelsomeness, vainglory ; idle questionings, prickly arguments, intricate conceptions; humbug and gammon and wishywashy hair-splittings without end ; and hullo ! why here's avarice, and self-indulgence, and impudence ! luxury, effeminacy and peevishness !-Yes, I see them all ; you need not try to hide them. Away with falsehood and swagger and superciliousness ; why, the three-decker is not built that would hold you with all this luggage.
A Philosopher. I resign them all, since such is your bidding.
Men. Have his beard off too, Hermes ; only look what a

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