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The breathi no sooner left his father's body,
With such a ready current, scouring fauits :
Ely. We're blessed in the change.
Cant. Hear him but reason in divinity,
shall hear A fearful battle render'd you in music. Turn him to any cause of policy, The Gordian knot of it he will unloose Familiar as liis garter. When he speaks, The air, a charter'd libertine, is still ; And the mute wonder lurketh in men's ears, T-steal his sweet and honey'd sentences : So that the art and practic part of life Must be the mistress of this theoric. Which is a wonder how his Grace should glean it, Since his addiction was to courses vain ; His companies unletter'd, rude, and shallow; His hours fill'd up with riots, banquets, sports ; And never noted in him any study, Any retirement, any sequestration From open haunts and popularity. .
Ely. The strawberry grows underneath the nettle, And wholesome berries thrive, and ripen best, Neighbour'd by fruit of baser quality : And so the Prince obscur'd his contemplation Under the veil of wildness ; which, no doubt,
Grew like a summer grass, fastest by night,
Cant. It must be so: for miracles are ceas'd :
HAMLET AND HORATIO. Hor. Hail to your lordship!
Ham. I am glad to see you well. Horatio or I do forget myself,
Hor. The same, my lord, and your poor servant ever. Ham. Sir, my good friend : I'll change that name with
you: And what makes you from Wittenberg, Horatio ?
Hor. A truant disposition, good my lord.
Ham. I would not hear your enemy say so! Nor shall
do mine car that violence,
Hor. My lord, I came to see your father's fun'ral.
Ham. I pray thee do not mock me, fellow-student; I think it was to see my mother's wedding.
Hor. Indeed, my lord, it follow'd hard upon.
Ham. Thrift, thrift, Horatio ; the funeral bak'd meats o
-Methinks I see my father.
Ham. He was a man, take him for all in all,
Hor. My lord, I think I saw him yesternight.
Ham. Saw! who?
Hor. Season your admiration but a while
Ham. For Heav'n's love, let me hear! O
Hor. Two nights together had these gentlemen,
father : These hands are not more like.
Ham. But where was this? Hor. My lord, upon the platform where we watch'd. Ham. Did you not speak to it? · Hor. My lord, I did ; But answer made it none. Yet once methought It lifted up it's head, and did address Itself to motion, like as it would speak, But even then the morning cock crew loud ; And at the sound it shrunk ip haste away, And vanish'd from our sight.
Ham"Tis very strange.
Hor. As I do live, my honour'd lord, 'tis true :
Ham. Indeed, indeed, Sir, but this troubles me.
Mar. and Ber. We do, my lord,
Hor. It was, as I have seen it in his life, and
Ham. I'll watch to night ; perchance 'twill walk again.
Ham. If it assumes my noble father's person, o
well. Upon the platform 'twixt eleven and twelve
l'll visit you.
BRUTUS AND CASSIUS.
Cas, Will you go see the order of the course ?
Bru. I anı not gamesome; I do lack some part
I'll leave yoii.
Cas. Brutus, I do observe you now of late ;
Than that poor Brutus, with himself at war,
Cas. Then, Brutus, I have much mistook your passion ; By means whereof, this breast of mine hath buried Thoughts of great value, worthy cogitations. Tell me, good Brutus, can you see your face?
Bru. No, Cassius; for the eye sees not itself,
Cas. Tis just.
have no such mirror as will turn
Bru. Into wbat dangers wouid you lead me, Cassius, That you
would have me seek into myself For that which is not in me?
Cas. Therefore, good Brutus, be prepard to hear; And since you know you cannot see yourself