|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|My name is Elbow; I do lean upon justice, sir, and do bring in here before your good honour two notorious benefactors.|
2. Are they not malefactors?
1. I know not well what they are: but precise villains they are, that I am sure of; and void of all profanation in the world, that good Christians ought to have.
Shakespeare.Measure for Measure, Act II. Scene 1. (Elbow to Angelo.)