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ACT II
Scene I. [A seaport in Cyprus. An open place near the harbor.]

laugh i' th' alehouse. What miserable praise hast thou
for her that's foul and foolish?
160
Iago. There's none so foul, and foolish there-unto,
But does foul pranks which fair and
wise ones do.
Des. O heavy ignorance! Thou praisest the worst
165
best But what praise couldst thou bestow on a deserving
Woman indeed-one that, in the authority of her merit,
did justly put on the vouch of very malice itself?
lago. She that was ever fair, and never proud;
Had tongue at will, and yet was never
170
loud;
Never lacked gold, and yet went never
gay;
Fled from her wish, and yet said "Now
I may";
175
She that, being angered, her revenge
being nigh,
Bade her wrong stay, and her displeasure fly;
She that in wisdom never was so frail
180
To change the cod's head for the salm-on's
tail;
She that could think, and ne'er discloseher
mind;
See suitors following, and not look
185
behind:
She was a wight (if ever such wight
were)

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159. foul: ugly
165-66. a deserving woman indeed: a woman whoreally deserves praise; in the authority of : by virtueof
167. justly put on the vouch of very malice itselff :rightly claim the approval of even the most malicious
169. Had tongue at will: was able to express herself when she wished
172. gay: richly dressed
180-81. change the cod's head for the salmon'stail: that is, in no exchange would she swap a better for a less desirable object.

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