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1900 Excerpt: ...seen Don Juan but he said unto him, "I beseech
you, sir (for "this is the fashion and courtesy of Italy), that you
will do me the favour to go along with me to that church which is
there right over against us, for I have a business.taimpurt unto
you. which imports no less than "; "With a very good will," replied
Don Juan. "Come, sir, let us go whither you please." Having said
this, they walked hand in hand to the church, and, sitting down on
a form, and in a place apart, where they might not be heard,
Lorenzo spake first, and said, "I, noble Spaniard, am Lorenzo
Bentivogli, it notjoneTof The richest, yeT one of the
chielestoFthis city. This truth oeing so notorious, may serve to
excuse this my speaking in mine own praise. I have-some years since
continued an orphan, and there remainedjjjnjower_3_gister of mine,
my only sister, so fair and so beautiful, that were she not so near
unto me, I should in such lively colours set it forth that no
endearing should be wanting; for, to tell you truly, there is not
that beauty, take it altogether, that can truly match it. Now for
that I am honourably descended, and she young and fair, it made me
to be very solicitous and careful in the safe keeping of so rich a
jewel. But the headstrong will of my sister Cornelia for that is
her name) hath defrauded all my preventions and diligences.. In a
word, for to cut off that (not to weary you) which would be too
long a story to tell, I shall shut up all in this: thatjthejpukg
of. Ferrara, Alfonso de JEste, M&hJrfjouuliuwuuKaaig threw my
vijjilancy and triumphed over my industry by subduing my ggter
jcarryjng, her away by jiight, and taking her out of our
kinswoman's house, and, as they say, being but newly delivered. It
was night ere 1 k...
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