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The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor


by William Shakespeare

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Peter Simple is Master Slender's not-so-bright—ahem, simple—servant. He spends most of his time running errands and delivering messages for Slender and his pals.


Robin is Falstaff's errand boy. He acts as a go-between for Falstaff and the "merry wives." Even though he works for Falstaff, he's a tad disloyal to his boss and helps the wives dupe Falstaff.

John Rugby

Rugby is Doctor Caius's servant. he spends a lot of time tagging along wherever Caius goes and sometimes helps Mistress Quickly.