Taken from the Complete Works of William Shakespeare
As You Like It
SCENE IV. The Forest of Arden.
Enter ROSALIND. in boy’s clothes, CELIA
dressed like a shepherdess, and TOUCHSTONE.
Ros. O Jupiter, how weary are my spirits!
Touch. I care not for my spirits, if my legs
were not weary.
Ros. I could find in my heart to disgrace my
man’s apparel and to cry like a woman; but I
must comfort the weaker vessel, as doublet and
hose ought to show itself courageous to petti-
coat: therefore courage, good Aliena!
Cel. I pray you, bear with me; I cannot go no
Touch. For my part, I had rather bear with
you than bear you; yet I should bear no cross if
I did bear you, for I think you have no money
in your purse.
Ros. Well, this is the forest of Arden.
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