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Finally, there was all things that might be desired : the Servitors waited orderly at the table in rich apparell, the pages arrayed in silke robes, did fill great gemmes and pearles made in the forme of cups, with excellent wine.

Saw you not sister what was in the house, what great store of jewels, what glittering robes, what Gemmes, what gold we trod on?

If I die heere thus miserably, sorrowfully, and vncomfortably, all alone, who shal bee a woorthie successour of so precious a gemme?

He beseeches mercy for his friend: "*Woe worth* the faire gemme virtueless!