Love for Love: A Comedy

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Author: William Congreve

Scene VII.

VALENTINE, SCANDAL, TRAPLAND, JEREMY, STEWARD who whispers VALENTINE.

SCAN. Here’s a dog now, a traitor in his wine: sirrah, refund the sack.—Jeremy, fetch him some warm water, or I’ll rip up his stomach, and go the shortest way to his conscience.

TRAP. Mr Scandal, you are uncivil; I did not value your sack; but you cannot expect it again when I have drunk it.

SCAN. And how do you expect to have your money again when a gentleman has spent it?

VAL. You need say no more, I understand the conditions; they are very hard, but my necessity is very pressing: I agree to ’em. Take Mr Trapland with you, and let him draw the writing. Mr Trapland, you know this man: he shall satisfy you.

TRAP. Sincerely, I am loth to be thus pressing, but my necessity -

VAL. No apology, good Mr Scrivener, you shall be paid.

TRAP. I hope you forgive me; my business requires -

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Chicago: William Congreve, "Scene VII.," Love for Love: A Comedy, trans. Evans, Sebastian in Love for Love: A Comedy Original Sources, accessed October 1, 2022, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=KR8YJFYY6WSVNK8.

MLA: Congreve, William. "Scene VII." Love for Love: A Comedy, translted by Evans, Sebastian, in Love for Love: A Comedy, Original Sources. 1 Oct. 2022. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=KR8YJFYY6WSVNK8.

Harvard: Congreve, W, 'Scene VII.' in Love for Love: A Comedy, trans. . cited in , Love for Love: A Comedy. Original Sources, retrieved 1 October 2022, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=KR8YJFYY6WSVNK8.