PORTIA. But with all brief and plain conveniency. And know how well I have deserv’d this ring. Shylock replies that he has already sworn by his Sabbath that he will take his pound of flesh from Antonio. I pray you think you question with the Jew: And bid the main flood bate his usual height; You may as well use question with the wolf. PORTIA. A Daniel come to judgment! BASSANIO. I thank thee, Jew, for teaching me that word. Whether Bassanio had not once a love. Can no prayers pierce thee? Therefore, Jew. The danger formerly by me rehears'd. and find homework help for other The Merchant of Venice questions at eNotes Merchant of Venice Act 4, Scene 1. Antonio, gratify this gentleman, Thyself shalt see the act; Beg that thou mayst have leave to hang thyself; I have possess’d your Grace of what I purpose. The other, that he do record a gift, To alter me. GRATIANO. BASSANIO. I would not draw them; I would have my bond. Tell her the process of Antonio's end; Some that are mad if they behold a cat; Fly toward Belmont. SHYLOCK. In Bellario’s place come Portia and Nerissa, disguised as a lawyer and his clerk. And bid the main flood bate his usual height; Antonio and Bassanio thank the lawyer, asking permission to pay “him”, but Portia insists she will accept nothing. A stony adversary, an inhuman wretch, GRATIANO. The throned monarch better than his crown; Click to copy Summary. To cut the forfeiture from that bankrupt there. DUKE OF VENICE. Of one poor scruple; nay, if the scale do turn This is no answer, thou unfeeling man, 'Tis mightiest in the mightiest; it becomes Shylock tells them that Antonio should "look to his bond" and make sure he repays the money, or else Shylock is planning on taking his pound of flesh. Give him the ring, and bring him, if thou canst, A room in PORTIA'S house. Should see salvation. O, be thou damn'd, inexecrable dog! You’ll ask me why I rather choose to have, A weight of carrion flesh than to receive. Mark, Jew. Thou hast not left the value of a cord; And, whilst thou lay'st in thy unhallow'd dam, Are, by the laws of Venice, confiscate Go one, and call the Jew into the court. With all my heart: some three or four of you I have it ready for thee; here it is. Shylock, the world thinks, and I think so too, GRATIANO. Soft, no haste. GRATIANO. His sceptre shows the force of temporal power, So says the bond:—doth it not, noble judge?— SHYLOCK. And, when she put it on, she made me vow BASSANIO. 'Your Grace shall understand that at the receipt Into the trunks of men. Materials are delivered in PDF and Word Document formats. SALARINO. The Jew shall have all justice. I am sorry for thee. So can I give no reason, nor I will not, More than a lodged hate and a certain loathing I bear Antonio, that I follow thus A losing suit against him. My deeds upon my head! My Lord Bassanio, let him have the ring: You are welcome; take your place. (Duke; Magnificoes; Antonio; Bassanio; Salerio; Gratiano; Shylock; Nerissa; Portia), The Duke of Venice tells Antonio how sorry he is about all this, but Antonio insists that he would rather suffer than see the law diminished. DUKE. 1 The Merchant of Venice PDF A full version of William Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice text NoSweatShakespeare.com Making Shakespeare easy and accessible . Unto his son Lorenzo and his daughter. For if the Jew do cut but deep enough, The Editor. Soft! And pluck commiseration of his state Are there balance here to weigh. When you do take the means whereby I live. By my soul I swear Act 4 : Scene 1 Summary – The Merchant of Venice. It blesseth him that gives and him that takes. You will answer What if my house be troubled with a rat, I am a tainted wether of the flock, SHYLOCK. DUKE. Upon your charter and your city’s freedom! ANTONIO. It is not so express'd; but what of that? GRATIANO. Or less, than a just pound, be it but so much O learned judge! Were in six parts, and every part a ducat. . Good cheer, Antonio! Shylock and Antonio appear before the Duke of Venice. To view with hollow eye and wrinkled brow That thou shalt see the difference of our spirit. To have it ban’d? The pardon that I late pronounced here. This bond doth give thee here no jot of blood; Grant me two things, I pray you, Repent but you that you shall lose your friend, His good friend Bassanio joins him. Good sir, this ring was given me by my wife; Why then, thus it is: To suffer with a quietness of spirit He hath refus'd it in the open court; I stand here for law. PORTIA. Go give him courteous conduct to this place. Let me have judgment, and the Jew his will. With all my heart. For in my mind you are much bound to him. I’ll not answer that; And I be pleas’d to give ten thousand ducats. ACT I SCENE I. Venice. Two things provided more, that, for this favour, From both, my lord. . You may as well use question with the wolf, We all expect a gentle answer, Jew. PORTIA. Most learned judge, a sentence! An answer key is provided. I stay here on my bond. English Maths Physics Chemistry Biology. History - First War of Independence Trick; English - The Cold Within Learn Trick; Chemistry - Learn periodic table trick; Books; Contact; Wallpaper; QnA; Computer. Than to live still and write mine epitaph. Can alter a decree established; Thou but offend'st thy lungs to speak so loud; Thou almost mak'st me waver in my faith, Which like your asses, and your dogs and mules. And I, delivering you, am satisfied, BASSANIO. For giving it to me. History - First War of Independence Trick; English - The Cold Within Learn Trick; Chemistry - Learn periodic table trick ; Books; Contact; Wallpaper; QnA; Computer. Shylock, the world thinks, and I think so too, That thou but leadest this fashion of thy malice, To the last hour of act, and then ’tis thought, Thou’lt show thy mercy and remorse more strange. BASSANIO. That souls of animals infuse themselves I charge you by the law, You must prepare your bosom for his knife—. Specifically, questions pertain to the following: Discerning what the text says implicitly and explicitly As to offend, himself being offended; And for your love I’ll take this ring from you. Thou but offend’st thy lungs to speak so loud. Have by some surgeon, Shylock, on your charge, That malice bears down truth. I'll not answer that, In sooth I … He attendeth here hard by, The dearest ring in Venice will I give you, Bellario greets your Grace. Which is a pound of this poor merchant's flesh,— Do all men kill the things they do not love? A pound of flesh, to be by him cut off Why doth the Jew pause? CLERK. Here in the court, of all he dies possess'd On forfeit of my hands, my head, my heart; Read every line of Shakespeare’s original text alongside a modern English translation. PORTIA. I thank thee, Jew, for teaching me that word. A young and learned doctor to our court. Venice. (To BASSANIO) A pound of that same merchant’s flesh is thine. The wish would make else an unquiet house. Had been her husband, rather than a Christian! It is enacted in the laws of Venice, Actually understand The Merchant of Venice Act 1, Scene 1. That doth sustain my house; you take my life What dost thou say? DUKE. In Venice, the Duke opens Antonio's trial by saying that he pities Antonio because Shylock is an "inhuman wretch uncapable of pity" (4.1.3–4). Only for this, I pray you, pardon me. O upright judge! Shylock enters the court and the Duke tells him that all of the men gathered there expect him to pardon Antonio and forgive the debt. To hold opinion with Pythagoras For in my mind you are much bound to him. Take thy forfeiture. Summary; Act 1 scene 1; Act 1 scene 2; Act 1 Scene 3; Act 2 Scene 1; Act 2 Scene 2; Act 2 Scene 3; Act 2 Scene 4; Act 2 Scene 5; Act 2 Scene 6; Act 2 Scene 7; More; Treasure Trove; History; More. Mark, Jew: alearned judge! Thou art come to answer, Your Grace hath ta’en great pains to qualify. Wherein doth sit the dread and fear of kings; And earthly power doth then show likest God’s. Dear sir, of force I must attempt you further. He shall have nothing but the penalty. Why he, a wauling bagpipe; but of force 1597. You stand within his danger, do you not? PORTIA. ICSE Solutions Selina ICSE Solutions ML Aggarwal Solutions. From brassy bosoms and rough hearts of flint, Tell me that. Be merciful. SHYLOCK. Now for your answer: As there is no firm reason to be rend’red, More than a lodg’d hate and a certain loathing. 'Tis very true. For it appears by manifest proceeding BASSANIO. Is he not able to discharge the money? PORTIA. The other half in use, to render it Some men there are love not a gaping pig; Give him the ring, and bring him, if thou canst. The flesh? The Court Hearing Starts. ANTONIO. You, merchant, have you any thing to say? And others, when the bagpipe sings i' the nose, PORTIA. Why sweat they under burdens? Forgive a moiety of the principal, That lately stole his daughter: Art thou contented, Jew? And I will sign it. Good cheer, Antonio! Duke. And, for your love, I'll take this ring from you. Comes to the privy coffer of the state; The attribute to awe and majesty, Shylockenters and complains that both Solanio and Salerio had something to do with his daughter's flight. Sir, I entreat you home with me to dinner. But in the estimation of a hair, He shall have merely justice and his bond. Cannot impugn you as you do proceed. Mistress of passion, sways it to the mood Upon the place beneath. Merchant of Venice Act 4, Scene 1 Modern English Translation Meaning Annotations – ICSE Class 10 & 9 English. PORTIA. A Daniel come to judgment! If thou tak’st more, Or less than a just pound, be it but so much, As makes it light or heavy in the substance, Of one poor scruple, nay, if the scale do turn. Passage – 1 (Act IV, Sc.I, Lines 16-34) Paraphrase : DUKE : Make room, and let him stand before us. So please my lord the Duke and all the court I would not draw them, I would have my bond. There’s more depends on this than on the value. And the offender's life lies in the mercy SHYLOCK. To test her husband, she asks only for the ring he is wearing. For giving it to me. From brassy bosoms and rough hearts of flints, From stubborn Turks, and Tartars never train’d. The Merchant of Venice | Act 4, Scene 1 | Summary Share. PORTIA. PORTIA. Meantime, the court shall hear Bellario's letter. I have spoke thus much, Which if thou follow, this strict court of Venice. You press me far, and therefore I will yield. A court of justice. A halter gratis; nothing else, for God's sake! I have possess'd your Grace of what I purpose, I beseech you let his lack of years be no impediment to let him lack a reverend estimation, for I never knew so young a body with so old a head. Do not draw back your hand; I'll take no more; Bring us the letters; call the messenger. Thy currish spirit SHYLOCK. GRATIANO. What, wouldst thou have a serpent sting thee twice? The Merchant of Venice. DUKE. O learned judge! Merchant of Venice. We do pray for mercy, And that same prayer doth teach us all to render, The deeds of mercy. All Acts and Scenes are listed on the The Merchant of Venice text page, or linked to from the bottom of this page. Bassanio is ready to pay Shylock back his money, but Portia rules that it is too late for that. How shalt thou hope for mercy, rend’ring none? Not as fee. A messenger with letters from the doctor, He presently become a Christian; I see, sir, you are liberal in offers; Shakespeare, William. Meetest for death; the weakest kind of fruit. The Duke has attempted to persuade Shylock to spare Antonio, but Shylock will not. And that same prayer doth teach us all to render PORTIA. I leave him to your gracious acceptance, whose trial shall better publish his commendation.”. Thou mak’st thy knife keen; but no metal can, No, not the hangman’s axe, bear half the keenness. Shed thou no blood, nor cut thou less nor more, But just a pound of flesh. SHYLOCK. Antonio thanks the Duke for doing what he … DUKE. PORTIA. Entreat some power to change this currish Jew. Unto the state of Venice. William Shakespeare, "Merchant of Venice: Act 4, Scene 1," The Merchant of Venice, Lit2Go Edition, (1597), accessed December 19, 2020, https://etc.usf.edu/lit2go/41/the-merchant-of-venice/605/merchant-of-venice-act-4-scene-1/. As seek to soften that—than which what's harder?— I cannot find it; 'tis not in the bond. You take my house when you do take the prop Why he, a harmless necessary cat; I have a daughter; Notes. PORTIA. (To ANTONIO) The Jew shall have my flesh, blood, bones, and all. Hath been most sound; I charge you by the law, You teach me how a beggar should be answer’d. And, I beseech you, NERISSA. William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice explained with scene summaries in just a few minutes! What mercy can you render him, Antonio? DUKE. So please my lord the Duke and all the court. A public place. Grant me two things, I pray you. messenger came, in loving visitation was with me a young doctor And many an error by the same example For herein Fortune shows herself more kind Be merciful. The Merchant of Venice (Lit2Go Edition). Therefore thou must be hang'd at the state's charge. In christening shalt thou have two god-fathers; He says that it was bad luck that Antonio fell into the clutches of such an enemy who doesn’t even have an ounce of mercy. O excellent young man! To bring thee to the gallows, not to the font. You have among you many a purchas’d slave. Unto Antonio's house. Can no prayers pierce thee? [Enter ANTONIO, SALARINO, and SALANIO] ANTONIO In sooth, I know not why I am so sad: It wearies me; you say it wearies you; But how I caught it, found it, or came by it, What stuff ’tis made of, whereof it is born, I am to learn; And such a want-wit sadness makes of me, That I have much ado to know myself. BASSANIO. An age of poverty; from which lingering penance I will not shame myself to give you this. of your letter I am very sick; but in the instant that your The wish would make else an unquiet house. Thou shalt have justice more than thou desir’st. PORTIA. SHYLOCK. He shall have merely justice, and his bond. I have a daughter—. Come you from old Bellario? Give me your hand, Bassanio: fare you well.! I pray you give me leave to go from hence. A court of justice. Proceed to judgment. In Venice, the Court convenes for Antonio’s trial. To do a great right do a little wrong, These be the Christian husbands! Act 1, Scene 1: Venice. Make room, and let him stand before our face. Though justice be thy plea, consider this, That in the course of justice, none of us. I pray you, think you question with the Jew: Why has the Duke sent for Bellario? To cureless ruin. If she were by to hear you make the offer. An oath, an oath! The scene is of a court in Venice. Come, prepare. Repair thy wit, good youth, or it will fall PORTIA. A halter gratis—nothing else, for God sake. Why doth the Jew pause? Shall seize one half his goods; the other half Antonio is brought before the Duke and the magnificoes of Venice to stand trial for failing to pay off his obligation to Shylock. There is no force in the decrees of Venice. I pray thee pursue sentence. Wherein doth sit the dread and fear of kings; Good sir, this ring was given me by my wife. Let me have judgment and the Jew his will. PORTIA. On forfeit of my hands, my head, my heart. Why dost thou whet thy knife so earnestly? Give me your hand. Take thrice thy money, bid me tear the bond. That I should neither sell, nor give, nor lose it. 2 ACT I SCENE I. Venice. Have by your wisdom been this day acquitted. Some three or four of you. I will not shame myself to give you this. Than is thy strange apparent cruelty; Entreat some power to change this currish Jew. To let the wretched man outlive his wealth, To view with hollow eye and wrinkled brow, An age of poverty; from which ling’ring penance. Which is the merchant here? Be valued ’gainst your wive’s commandment. Mean time the court shall hear Bellario’s letter. Why, this bond is forfeit; Of the defendant; and thou hast incurr'd Merchant of Venice: Act 4, Scene 1 Works An upright judge, a learned judge! You know the law; your exposition Though justice be thy plea, consider this, To give the judgment. O Jew! To excuse the current of thy cruelty. PORTIA. Shylock, there's thrice thy money offer'd thee. Of a strange nature is the suit you follow; Take thy forfeiture. PORTIA. The Duke threatens to dismiss the court unless the lawyer Bellario arrives, as Gratiano hurls insults on Shylock to no effect. I pray you, know me when we meet again: NERISSA. The Duke of Venice tells Antonio how sorry he is about all this, but Antonio insists that he would rather suffer than see the law diminished. “Nearest his heart,” those are the very words. Uncapable of pity, void and empty So says the bond, doth it not, noble judge? Be valued 'gainst your wife's commandment. DUKE. To know your answer, whether you’ll admit him. But little: I am arm'd and well prepar'd. That thou but leadest this fashion of thy malice Ere thou shalt lose for me one drop of blood. I bear Antonio, that I follow thus The law allows it, and the court awards it. ANTONIO. Antonio and old Shylock, both stand forth. Shylock protests that without his money, he is no longer anything. no haste:— His name is Balthazar. There is no power in the tongue of man . His Jewish heart: therefore, I do beseech you, Away! Tarry a little; there is something else. Upon the place beneath. Copyright © 2006—2020 by the Florida Center for Instructional Technology, College of Education, University of South Florida. “The slaves are ours.” So do I answer you: Is dearly bought as mine, and I will have it. Should see salvation; we do pray for mercy, Three thousand ducats, due unto the Jew, O wise young judge, how I do honour thee! Not as fee. DUKE. I humbly do desire your Grace of pardon; And he repents not that he pays your debt; Nearest the merchant's heart. SHYLOCK. That I should neither sell, nor give, nor lose it. I have spoke thus much Now, infidel, I have you on the hip. You taught me first to beg, and now methinks Ere thou shalt lose for me one drop of blood. Bassanio offers him twice the amount of money he paid, but Shylock still refuses, while Antonio tells his friends that there is no point in trying to argue. From any dram of mercy. You hear the learn’d Bellario, what he writes. Read Act 4, Scene 1 of Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice, side-by-side with a translation into Modern English. For thy three thousand ducats here is six. Which, fike your asses and your dogs and mules, But just a pound of flesh: if thou tak'st more, “Your Grace shall understand that at the receipt of your letter I am very sick, but in the instant that your messenger came, in loving visitation was with me a young doctor of Rome. Merchant of Venice. Of thy sharp envy. I am informed throughly of the cause. Forced to agree, Shylock begs leave to return home, swearing he will sign all the promises there. That indirectly, and directly too, Marry them to your heirs! I take this offer then; pay the bond thrice. (Enter NERISSA dressed like a lawyer's clerk.). Enow to press a royal merchant down, DUKE. We freely cope your courteous pains withal. Dear sir, of force I must attempt you further; If this will not suffice, it must appear wouldst thou have a serpent sting thee twice? How shalt thou hope for mercy, rendering none? It must not be, there is no power in Venice. To wag their high tops and to make no noise Thou'lt show thy mercy and remorse, more strange I am content, so he will let me have Most worthy gentleman, I and my friend O wise and upright judge, To offices of tender courtesy. DUKE. Wrest once the law to your authority; Three thousand ducats. I am not bound to please thee with my answer. Let their beds, Be made as soft as yours, and let their palates. And find it out by proclamation: Must needs give sentence 'gainst the merchant there. Earthly power doth then show likest God ’ s thrice thy money offer 'd thee soul I swear is! 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