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Together working with thy jealousies,
The higher powers forbid ! Paul. I say, she's dead; I'll swear't. If word nor
e; if you can bring
1 i. e. a devil would lave shed tears of pity, ere he would have perpetrated such an action
Go on, go on.
Say no more;
I am sorry fort;
Thou didst speak but well,
Bohemia. A desert Country near
Enter ANTIGONUS, with the Child ; and a Mariner. Ant. Thou art perfect, then, our ship hath touched
upon The deserts of Bohemia ? Mar.
Ay, my lord; and fear We have landed in ill time; the skies look grimly, And threaten present blusters. In my conscience, The Heavens with that we have in hand are angry, And frown upon us.
Ant. Their sacred wills be done!-Go, get aboard;
Mar. Make your best haste; and go not
that keep upon't.
I am glad at heart
Come, poor babe.
ne'er was dream
very sanctity, she did approach
Go thou away.
1 i. e. well assured.
Since fate, against thy better disposition,
[Laying down the Child. There lie; and there thy character :there. these;
[Laying down a bundle. Which may, if fortune please, both breed thee, pretty, And still rest thine. - The storm begins.-Poor
wretch, That, for thy mother's fault, art thus exposed To loss, and what may follow !-Weep I cannot, But my heart bleeds; and most accursed am I, To be by oath enjoined to this.-Farewell ! The day frowns more and more; thou art like to have A lullaby too rough. I never saw The heavens so dim by day. A savage clamor! 2– Well may I get aboard ! This is the chase I am gone forever.
[Exit, pursued by a bear.
1 i. e. description. The writing afterward discovered with Perdita.
2 « A savage clamor.” This clamor was the cry of the dogs and hunters; then seeing the bear, he cries, This is the chase, i. e. the animal pursued.
Enter an old Shepherd. Shep. I would there were no age between ten and three-and-twenty; or that youth would sleep out the rest; for there is nothing in the between but getting wenches with child, wronging the ancientry, stealing, fighting.—Hark you now !_Would any but these boiled brains of nineteen and two-and-twenty, hunt this weather ? They have scared away two of my best sheep; which, I fear, the wolf will sooner find than the master; if any where I have them, 'tis by the sea-side, browzing of ivy. Good luck, an't be thy will! what have we here? [Taking up the Child.
) Mercy on's, a barne; a very pretty barne! A boy, or a child, I wonder? A pretty one; a very pretty one. Sure, some scape: though I am not bookish, yet I can read waiting-gentlewoman in the scape.
This has been some stair-work, some trunk-work, some behinddoor work. They were warmer that got this, than the poor thing is here. I'll take it up for pity: yet I'll tarry till my son come; he hollaed but even now. Whoa, ho, hoa!
Enter Clown. Clo. Hilloa, loa!
Shep. What, art so near? If thou'lt see a thing to talk on when thou art dead and rotten, come hither. What ail'st thou, man?
Clo. I have seen two such sights, by sea, and by land ;-but I am not to say, it is a sea, for it is now the sky; betwixt the firmament and it, you cannot thrust a bodkin's point.
Shep. Why, boy, how is it?
Clo. I would you did but see how it chafes, how it rages, how it takes up the shore! But that's not to the point. O, the most piteous cry of the poor souls ! Sometimes to see 'em, and not to see 'em : now the
1 This is from the novel. It is there said to be “sea ivie, on which they do greatly feed.”