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A quyet Harbour was neuer so welcome to a destressed Marryner, in a stormy, darke, and tempesteous winter night: nor the wished and oportune fall of rayne, at the prayer of _Cræsus_, as the louing consent of this daintie Nymph: more welcome to mee, then bloody broyles to warlike
Strive, strive to set these civill broyles at one,
A difference [_is_] 'twixt broyles and bloudie warres, --
With broyles and quarrels sets all Greece on fire:
But as for such who have busied themselves in many broyles, or have beene vehement in the prosecution of any lust, as the ambitious, the amorous, the wrathfull man, these still retaine the glimpses and dreames of such things as they have performed in their bodies, which makes them either altogether unfit to remaine there where they are, or else keepes them long ere they can put off their soules.
And amongst sundry his worthy workes, this is recorded of him, that he pacified certaine grieuous ciuile dissentions that arose among the citizens of Verona: whereas otherwise, if by his graue aduise and great diligence they had not bene preuented, the matter was likely to broke out into hot broyles of warre.
846: Who broyles in lowd applause, and make him fall
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