Literature Quiz / Henry V: Before the Walls of Harfleur

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Can you supply the missing words in Henry V's speech before the walls of Harfleur?

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Once more unto the ______, dear friends, once more,
Or close the wall up with our English ____!
In _____ there's nothing so becomes a man
As modest stillness and _______,
But when the blast of ___ blows in our ears,
Then imitate the action of the _____:
Stiffen the sinews, _______ up the blood,
Disguise fair ______ with hard-favored rage.
Then lend the eye a ________ aspect;
Let it pry through the portage of the ____
Like the brass ______; let the brow o'erwhelm it
As fearfully as doth a gall├Ęd ____
O'erhang and jutty his __________ base,
Swilled with the wild and wasteful _____.
Now set the teeth and stretch the _______ wide,
Hold hard the ______, and bend up every spirit
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To his full height. On, on, you noblest _______,
Whose _____ is fet from fathers of war-proof,
Fathers that, like so many __________,
Have in these parts, from ____ till even, fought
And sheathed their ______ for lack of argument.
Dishonor not your _______; now attest
That those whom you called fathers did _____ you.
Be copy now to men of grosser _____
And teach them how to war. And you, good ______,
Whose limbs were made in _______, show us here
The mettle of your _______. Let us swear
That you are worth your ________, which I doubt not,
For there is none of you so mean and ____
That hath not noble ______ in your eyes.
I see you stand like __________ in the slips.
Straining upon the start. The game's _____!
Follow your spirit and, upon this ______,
Cry '___ for Harry, England, and Saint George!'

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