“If he swagger, let him not come here. No, by my faith. I must live among my neighbors, I’ll no swaggers. I am in good name and fame with the very best. Shut the door, there comes no swaggerers here. I have not lived all this while to have swaggering now. Shut the door.” ~Mistress Quickly (Henry IV Part 2, II.iv)
Mrs. Weasley isn’t gonna take none of your swag.
Where it’s found: Henry IV Part 2, Act II, Scene IV
How it’s used:
MISTRESS QUICKLY: If he swagger, let him not come here: no, by my
faith; I must live among my neighbours; I’ll no
swaggerers: I am in good name and fame with the
very best: shut the door; there comes no swaggerers
Trevor Nunn, Judi Dench and Ian McKellen go over the script for Nunn’s 1979 production of Macbeth.
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