Much Ado About Nothing (Act IV Scene 2), play by William Shakespeare. Dogberry and the Watch. 'Dogberry: Dost thou not suspect my place? Dost thou not suspect my years?' Drawn by F Barnard, engraved by J Swain. William Shakespeare, English poet and playwright, baptised 26 April 1564 – 23 April 1616. From 'Tales from Shakespeare' by Charles and Mary Lamb, 1807.