|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Queen. The lady protests too much, methinks.|
Hamlet. O, but shell keep her word!
Shakespeare.Hamlet, Act III. Scene 2. In the Players Scene.
| [The first folio, 1603, gives the first line as above, and Knight and Dyce follow it; but the second quarto, 1609 has|
The lady doth protest too much, methinks.]