Grace me

HENRY BOLINGBROKE

My gracious uncle–

DUKE OF YORK

Tut, tut!
Grace me no grace, nor uncle me no uncle:
I am no traitor’s uncle; and that word ‘grace.’
In an ungracious mouth is but profane.

(The Life and Death of Richard the Second II:iii)

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