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Lear. Thou hast her, France : let her be thine ;
Have no such daughter, nor shall ever see
[florish. Exeunt Lear, Burgundy, Cornwall,
Albany, Gloster, and Attendants. France. Bid farewell to your sisters.
Cor. The jewels of our father, with wash'd eyes Cordelia leaves you : I know you
you are ; And, like a sister, am most loath to call Your faults as they are named. Use well our
Gon. Prescribe not us our duties.
Let your study
? i. e. you are well deserving of the want of dower which you are without
Cor. Time shall unfold what plaited cunning
Come, my fair Cordelia.
[Exeunt France and Cordelia. Gon. Sister, it is not a little I have to say of what most nearly appertains to us both. I think our father will hence to-night.
Re. That's most certain, and with you; next month with us.
Gon. You see how full of changes his age is; the observation we have made of it hath not been little : he always loved our sister most; and with what poor judgment he hath now cast her off, appears too grossly.
Re. 'Tis the infirmity of his age : yet he hath ever but slenderly known himself.
Gon. The best and soundest of his time hath been but rash; then must we look to receive from his age, not alone the imperfections of long-ingrafted condition, but, therewithal, the unruly waywardness that infirm and choleric years bring with them.
Re. Such unconstant starts are we like to have from him, as this of Kent's banishment.
Gon. There is farther compliment of leave-taking between France and him. Pray you, let us hit together: if our father carry authority with such
1 Qualities of mind.