The Impostures of Scapin

The Impostures of Scapin
Les Fourberies de Scapin

By

0
(0 Reviews)
The Impostures of Scapin by Molière

Published:

1671

Downloads:

887

Share This

The Impostures of Scapin
Les Fourberies de Scapin

By

0
(0 Reviews)

Book Excerpt

aside_). We have it all ready.

ARG. (_thinking himself alone_). Will they try to deny it?

SCA. (_aside_). No: we have no thought of doing so.

ARG. (_thinking himself alone_). Or will they undertake to excuse it?

SCA. (_aside_). That may be.

ARG. (_thinking himself alone_). Do they intend to deceive me with impertinent stories?

SCA. (_aside_). May be.

ARG. (_thinking himself alone_). All they can say will be useless.

SCA. We shall see.

ARG. (_thinking himself alone_). They will not take me in.

SCA. (_aside_). I don't know that.

ARG. (_thinking himself alone_). I shall know how to put my rascal of a son in a safe place.

SCA. (_aside_). We shall see about that.

ARG. (_thinking himself alone_). And as for that rascal Silvestre, I will cudgel him soundly.

SIL. (to SCAPIN). I should have been very much astonished if he had forgotten me.

ARG. (seeing SILVESTRE). Ah, ah! here you are, most wise governor of a family, fine director of young people!

SCA.

More books by Molière

(view all)
Liz Butcher - Powerful, Gripping YA Horror
FEATURED AUTHOR - Liz Butcher resides in Australia, with her husband, daughter, and two cats. She's a self-confessed nerd with a BA in psychology and an insatiable fascination for learning. When she's not writing or spending time with her family, Liz enjoys road trips, astronomy, music, and knitting. As our Author of the Day, she tells us all about her book, LeRoux Manor.