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The service that I truly did his life,

War. Here comes the prince. Hath left me open to all injuries.

Enter King Henry. Hur. Indeed, I think, the young king love: Ck. Just. Good morrow; and heaven save your

inajesty! Ch. Just. I know, he doth not; and do arm 5 K. Henry. This new and gorgeous garment, myself,

majesty, To welcome the condition of the time,

Sits not so easy on me as you think.-Which cannot look more hideously upon me Brothers, you inix your sadness with some fear; Than I have drawn it iv my fantasy.

This is the English, not the Turkish court; Enter Lord John of Lancaster, Gloster, and Cla-10 Not Amurath an Amurath succeeds, rence, fc.

But Harry, Harry:-Yet be sad, good brothers, War. Here come the heavy issue of dead For, to speak truth, it very well become you ; Harry:

Sorrow so royally in you appears, O, that the living Harry had the temper

That I will deeply put the fashion on,
Of him, the worst of these three gentlemen! 15 And wear it in vy heart. Why then, be sad:
How many nobles then should hold their places, Butentertain no more of it, good brothers,
That must strike sail to spirits of vile sort! Than a joint burthen laid upon us all.

Ch. Just. Alas, I fear, all will be overturn'd. For me, by heaven, I bid vou be assur'd,
Lan. Good morrow, cousin Warwick.

I'll be your father and your brother too;
Glo. Cl. Good morrow, cousin.

20 Let me but bear your love, I'll bear your cares. Lan. We meet like men that had forgot to speak. Yet weep that Harry's dead; and so will I:

War. We do remember ; but our argument But Harry lives, that shall convert those tears, Is all too heavy to admit much talk.

By number, into hours of happiness. Lun. Well, peace be with him that hath made Lun. dc. We hope no other from your majesty. us heavy!

25 K. Henry. You all look strangely on me:-and Ch. Just. Peace be with us, lest we be heavier!

you most;

[To the Ch. Just. Glo. O, good my lord, you have lost a friend You are, I think, assur'd I love you not. indeed :

Ch. Just. I am assur’d, if I be measur'd rightly, And I dare swear, you borrow not that face Your majesty hath no just cause to hate me. Of seeming sorrow; it is, sure, your own. (find, 30 K. Henry. No! How might a prince of my Lan. Though 110 man be assur’d what grace to

great hopes forget You stand in coldest expectation:

So great indignities you laid upon me! I am the sorrier; 'would, 'twere otherwise. What! rate, rebuke, and roughly send to prison Cla. Well, you must now speak Sir John Fal- The immediate beir of England! Was this easy? statt fair ;

35 May this be wash'd in Lethe, and forgotten? Which swims against your stream of quality.

Ch. Just. I then did use the person of your Ch. Just. Sweet prínces, what I did, I did in

father;
honour,

The image of his power lay then in me:
Led by the impartial conduct of my soul; And, in the administration of his law,
And never shall you see, that I will beg 40 Whiles I was busy for the commonwealth,
A ragged and forestallid remission'.--

Your highness pleased to furget my place,
If truth and upright innocency fail me,

The majesty and power of law and justice, I'll to the king my master that is dead,

The image of the king whom I presented, And tell him who hath sent me after him. And struck me in my very seat of judginent”;

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Meaning, a base, ignominious pardon, begged by a voluntary concession of offence, and anticipation of the charge. 2 The chief justice, in this play, was Sir William Gascoigne, of whom the following memoir is given by Sir John Hawkins: "While at the bar, Henry of Bolingbroke had been luis client; and upon the decease of John of Gaunt, by the above Henry, his heir, then in banish:>!!, he was appointed his attorney, to sue in the court of Wards the livery of the estates descended iw him. Richard II. revoked the letters patent for this purpose, and defeated the intent of them, :d thereby furnished a ground for the invasion of his kingdom by the heir oi Gaunt; who becoming sterwards Henry IV. appointed Gascoigne chief justice of the King's Bench in the first year of his Tign. In that Station Gascoigne acquired the character of a learnerd, an upright, a wise, and an inte *** pind judge. The story so frequently alluded to of his committing the prinee for an insult on his

tson, and the court wherein he presiiled, is thus related by Sir Thomas Elvot, in his book entitled, The Governour: “ The moste renomed prince king Henry the tyfte, late kyyge of Englande, durynge the lyfe of his father, was noted to be fiers and of wanton courage: it bapned, that one of his .-rlantes, whom he well favoured, was for felony by bim committed, arrained at the kynges bunche: whereof the prince being aduertised, and incensed by lyghte persones aboute him, in furious

came hastily to the barre, where his seruaut storle as a prisoner, and commaunded hym to be uued and set at libertie: wherat all men were abashed, reserved the chiefe justice, who humbly mworted the prince, to be contented, that 1198 seruaunt mought be ordred, accordynge to the *-.ciunto lawes of this realme; or if he wolde haue hym saved from the rigour of the lawes, that

Whereon, as an offender to your father, |Into the hands of justice.-You did commit me: I gave bold way to my authority,

For which, I do coininit into your hand
And did commit you. If the deed were ill, The unstained sword that you have us d to bear;
Be you contented, wearing now the garland, With this* remembrance, --That you use the same

To have a son set your decrees at nought; 5 With the like bold, just, and impartial spirit,
To pluck down justice from your awful bench; As you have done 'gainst me. There is my hand;
To trip the course of law', and blunt tbe sword You shall be as a father to my youth:
That guards the peace and safety of your person:

My voice shall sound as you do prompt mine ear;
Nay, inore; to spurn at your most royal image, And I will stoop and hunible my intents
And mock your workings in a second body?. 10To your well practis'd, wise directions-
Question your royal thoughts,make the case yours; And, princes all, believe me, I beseech you;-
Be now the father, and propose a son':

My father is gone wild into his grave,
Hear your own dignity so inuch profan’d, for in bis tomb lie my affections';
See your most dreadful laws so loosely slighted, And with his spirit sadly I survive,
Behold yourself so by a son disdained; 15 To mock the expectations of the world;
And then imagine me taking your part,

To frustrate prophecies; and to raze out
And, in your power, so silencing your son:- Rotten opinion, who hath writ me down
After this cold considerance, sentence me; After my seeming. The tide of blood in me
And, as you are a king, speak in your state,-- llath proudly tlow'd in vanity, 'till now:
What I have done, that misbecame my place, | 20 Now doth it turn, and ebb back to the sea;
My person, or my liege's sovereignty.

Where it shall uningle with the state of floods', Killenry. Youare right, justice, and you weight and low henceforth in formal majesty. this well;

Now call we our high court of parliament:
Therefore still bear the balance, and the sword: And let us chuse such limbs of uoble counsel,
And I do wish your honours may increase, 125 That the great body of our state may go
"Till you do live to see a son of mine

In equal rank with ihe best-govern’d nation ;
Offend you, and obey you, as I did.

That war, or peace, or both at once, may be So shall I live to speak my father's words; Is things acquainted and familiar to us;Happy am 1, that huve a inun so bolil,

in which you, fuiher, shall have foremost hand. That dares do justice on my proper son:

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[7d the Lord Chief Justice. And not less happy, having such a son,

Our coronation done, we will accite, That would deliver up his greatness so,

As I before remember'd, all our state: he shulde opteyne, if he moughte, of the kynge his father, his gratious pardon, wherhy no lawe or istyce shulde be derogate. With whiche answere the prince nothynge appeased, but rather more intiained, endeuored him selfe to take away his seruant. The iudge considering the perillous example, and inconuenience that mought therby insue, with a valyant spirite and courage, commanded the prince upon his alege..nce, to leaue the prisoner, and depart his way. With which commandment The prince being set all in a fury, all chated and in a terrible maner, came vp to the place of iugement, inen thynking that he wold haue slayne the inge, or haue done to hym some damage: but the iuge sittynge styll without mouing, declaring the maiestie of the kunges place of iugement, and with an assured and bolde countenat nce, had to the prince, these wordes toliowyng, ‘Syr, remembre your selfe, I kepe here the place of the kyng your soveraine lorde and father, to whom ye owe double obedience, wherfore eftesoones in his name, I charge you desyste of your wylfulnes and vnlaufull enterprise, & from hensforth giue good example to those, whyche hereafter shall be your propre subiectes. And nowe, for your contempte and disobedience, goo you to the prysone of the kynges. benche, wherevnto I commyttee you, and remayne ye there prisoner vntyll the pleasure of the kynge

I your father be further knowen.' With whiche wories beinge abashed, and also wopdrynge at the meruaylous grauitie of that worshypfulle juistyce, the noble prince layinge his weapon aparte, doynge reuerence, departed, and wente to the kynges benche, us he was commanded. Whereat his seruauntes disdaynynge, came and shewed to the kynge all the hole affaire. Whereat he awhyles studyenge, after as a man all rauyshed with gladnesse, noldynge his eien and handes vp towarde heuen, abraided, saying with a loude voice, 'O mercyfull God, howe moche am I, aboue all other men, bounde to your intinite goodnes, specially for that ye haue gyuen me a iuge, who feareth nat to

a minister iustyce, and also a sonne, who can suffre semblably, and obeye iustyce?” And here. it may be noted, that Shakspeare has deviated from history in bringing the chief justice and Henry V. to gether; for it is expressly said by Fuller, in his I orthies in Yorkshire, and that on the best authority, that Gascoigne died in the life-time of his father, viz. on the first day of November, 14 Henry Il'. See Dugel. Origines Juridic. in the Chronica Series, fol. 54. 56. Mr. Malone adds, that in the fore going account of this transaction, there is no mention of the prince's having struck Gascoigne, the chief justice.-Speed, however, who quotes Elyot, says, on I know not what authority, that the prince gave the judge a blow on the face. To deteat the process of justice. ? i. e, to treat with contempt your acts executed by a representative. 'i. e. image to yourself a son. *i. e, admonition. "The ineaning seems to be My wild dispositions having ceased on my father's death, and being now as it were buried in his tomb, he and willness are interred in the same grave. *i. e. seriously; gravely. Sud is opposed to wild. 'i. e. the assembly, or general meeting of the floods: for all rivers, running into the sea, are there represented as holding their sessions.

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Re-enter Davy. No prince, nor peer, shall have just cause to say,- Dady. There is a dish of leather-coats for you. Heaven shorten Harry's happy life one day! [Exe.

[Setting them before Bardolph. SCENE III.

Shal. Dary,

5 Shallow's Seat in Glostershire.

Davy. Your worship?I'll be with you

stra:ght.-A cup of wine, sir? Enter Fulstaff, Shallow, Silence, Bardolph, the

Sil. (Singing] A cup of wine, that's brisk and fine, Page, and Dary.

And drink unto the leman mine ;Shal. Nay, you shall see mine orchard: where,

And a merry heart lives long-a. in ay arbour, we will cat a last year's pippin ot 10 Ful. Well said, master Silence. my own grafting, with a dish of carraways', and Sil. An we shall be merry, now comes in the so forth;-come, cousin Silence ;--and then to sweet of the night. bed.

Fail. Health and long life to you, master Silence! Fal. You have here a goodly dwelling, and a rich. Sil. Fill the cup, and let it come;

Shal. Barren, barren, barren, beggars all, beg: 151 PIl pledge you a mile to the boitom. gars all, Sir John :-marry, good air.- -Spread, Shul. Honest Bardolph, welcome: If thou Dars, spread, Davy: well said, Davy.

want'st any thing, and wilt not call, beshrew thy Fül. ibis Davy serves you for good uses: he is heart.-Welcome, my little tiny thief;[to the page) your serving-man, and your husband-man. and welcome, indeed, too.----I'll drink to master

Shal. A good variet, a good varlet, a very good 20 Bardolph, and to all the cavaleroes about London varlet, Sir John-By the mass, I have drank too Davy. I hope to see London once ere I die. much sack at supper: -a good varlet. Nou

Bard. An I might see you there, Davy, sit down, now sit down :-come, cousin.

Shal. You'll crack a quart together. lla! will Sil. Ah, sirrah ! quoth-a,-

you not, master Bardolph? We shal do nothing but eat, and make good chear,|25 Bard. Yes, sir, in a pottle pot.

[Singing. Shai. I thank thee:-The knave will stick by And praise heaven for the merry year ; ihre, I can assure thee that: he will not out; he When flesh is cheap and females dear,

Jis true bred.
And lusty lads roam here and there;

Bard. And I'll stick by him, sir.
So merrily, and ever among so merrily, &c. 30

[One knocks at the door. Fal. There's a merry heart !--Good master Si- Shal. Why, there spoke a king. Lack nothing: lence, I'll give you a health for that anon.

Look who's at door there: Ho! who Shal. Give niaster Bardolph some wine, Davy. knocks?

Duvy. Sweet sir, sit:~I'll be with you anon; Fal. Why, now you have done me right. -most sweet sir, sit.—Master page, good master 35

[To Silence, who drinks a bumper. page, sit : Proface! What you want in meat, Sil. [Singing) Do me right,and dub me knight: we'll have in drink. But you must bear; The Samingo'.

Is't not so? heart'st all.

Erit.

Fal. 'Tis so. Shal. Be merry, master Bardolph ;-and my Sil. Ist so? Why, then say, an old man can do little soldier there, be merry.

40 somewhat.

[Re-enter Dary. Sil. [Singing]Be merry, be merry, mywife has all;

Dary. An it please your worship, there's one For women are shews, both short and tall :

Pistol come from the court with news. 'Tis merry in hall, when beards wag all,

Ful. From the court? let him come in.-
And welcome merry shrove-tide.
Be merry, be merry, &c.

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Enter Pistol. Fal. I did not think, master Silence had been a Ilow now, Pistol? man of this mettle.

Pist. Sir John, 'save you, Sil. Who, 1? I have been inerry twice and Fal. What wind blew you hither, Pistol? once, ere now.

Pist. Not the ill wind which blows no man ' A comfit or confection so called in our author's time, according to Dr. Warburton; but a dish of apples of that name, according to Dr. Goldsmith; and Mr. Steevers says, there is a pear called a carrawa!), which may be corrupted from caillouel, I'r. 2 Here the double sense of the word dear must be remembered. Italian, irom profaccia ; that is, much good may it do you. * 'I hat is, the intention with which the entertaininent is given. This was the term by which an airy, splendid, irre. gular fellow was distinguished. * To do a man right and to do him reason, were formerly the usual expressions in pledging healths. Hie who drank a bumper expected a buinper should be drank to his toast. It was the custom of the good fellows in Shakspeare's days to drink a very large draught of wine, and sometimes a less palatable putation, on their knees, to the health of their mistress. He who performed this exploit was dubb’d a knight for the evening. Samingo, that is, Sun Doming', as Sir T. Hanmer has rightly observed. But what is the meaning and propriety of the name here, has not been shewn. Justice Silence is here introduced as in the midst of his cups: and Mr. Warton says, he remembers ahiack letter ba'lad, in which either a San Domingo or a signior Domingo, is celebrated for his miraculous fe t; in drinking. Silence, in the abundance of his festivity, touches upon some old song, in which this convivial saint or signior was the burden. Perhaps too the pronunciation is here suited to the character.

good.

be merry:

sir!

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good.- Sweet knight, theu art now one of the fride all night :-Oh, sweet Pistol!-Away, Bargreatest men in the realm.

dolph.-Come, Pistol, utter more to me; and, Sil. Indeed I think ’abe; but goodman Puff of withal, devise something to do thyself good. Barson.

Boot, boot, master Shallow; I know, the young Pist. Puff?

5 king is sick for me. Let us take any nian's Puff in thy teeth, most recreant coward base! horses; the laws of England are at my commandSir John, I am thy Pistol, and thy friend, ment. Happy are they which have been my And helter-skelter have I rode to thee;

friends; and woe to my lord chief justice! And tidings do I bring, and lucky joys,

Pist. Let vultures vile seize on his lungs also! And golden times, and happy news of price. 10 Where is the life that late I led', say they :

Ful. I pr’ythee now, deliver them like a man Why, here it is ; Welcoine these pleasant days. of this world. [base

[Ereunt. Pist. A foutra for the world, and wor.dlings

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IV. I speak of Africa, and golden joys.

A street in London. Fal. O base Assyrian knight, what is thy news: 15 Enter Hostess Quickly,DollTear-sheet, & Beadles. 'Let king Cophetua know the truth thereof.

Host. No, thou arrant knave; I would I might Sil.snd Robin Hood, Scarlet, and John.(Sings. die, that I might have thee hang’d: thou hast

Pist. Shall dunghillcurs confront the Helicons: drawn my shoulder out of joint. And shall good news be baffled?

Beud. The constables have deliver'd her over Then, Pi-tol, lay thy head in Furies' lap. [ing. 20 to me; and she shall have whipping-cheer enough,

Shal. Honest gentleman, I know not your breed. I warrant her: There hath been a man or two, Pist. Why then, lament therefore.

lately, kill'd about her. Shal. Give me pardon, sir.---If, sir, you come Dol. Nut-hook, nut-hook', you lie. Come on; with news from the court, I take it, there is but I'll tell thee what, thou damn'd tripe-visag'd rastwo ways; either to utter them, or to conceal 25 cal; if the child I now go with, do iniscarry, thou them. I am, sir, under the king, in some au- hadst better thou hadst struck thy mother, thou thority.

paper-fac'il villain. Pist. Under which king, 'Bezonian? speak, or Host. O the Lord, that Sir John were come! he die.

would make this a bloody day to somebody. But Shal. Under king Harry.

|30| pray God, the fruit of her womb miscarry! Pist. Harry the fourth or fisth?

Bead. If it do, you shall have a dozen of cushions Shal. Harry the fourth.

again; you have but eleven now. Come, I Pist. A foutra for thine office!

charge you both go with me; for the man is Sir Johr, thy tender lambkin now is king; dead, that you and Pistol beat among you. Harry the fifth's the man. I speak the truth: 35 Dól. Fii tell thee what, thou thin man in a cenWhen Pistol lies, do this; and tig me', like ser?! I will hare you as soundly swing'd for this, The bragging Spaniard.

you' blue-bottle rogue! you filthy famish'd corFal. What is the old king dead?

rectioner! if you be noi swing'd, I'll forswear Pist. As nail in door: the things I speak, arejust. half-kirtles".

' Fal. Away, Bardolph; saddle my horse.-Mas- 40 Bead.Come,come, you she knight-errant; come. ter Robert Shallow, chuse what ottice thou wilt in Host. O, that right should thus overcome might! the land, 'tis thine.—Pistol, I will double-charge Well ; of sufferance comes case. thee with dignities.

Dol. Come, you rogue, come; bring me to a Bard. O joyful day I would not take a justice. knighthood for my fortune.

145 Host. Ay; come, you starv'd blood-hound. Pist. What? I do bring good news?

Dol. Goodman death! goodman bones! Ful. Carry master Silence to bed.-Master Host. Thou atony'', thou! Shallow, my lord Shallow, be what thou wilt, I Dol. Come, you thin thing; come, you rascal".! ain fortune's steward. Get on thy boots; we'll Bead. Very well.

[Exeunt. · Lines taken from an old bombast play of King Cophetua; of whom, we learn from Shakspeare, there were ballads too. See Love's Labour's Lost. '? This is a term of reproach, frequent in the writers contemporary with our poet. Bisognoso, a needy person; thence, metaphorically, a base scoundrel. To fig, in Spanish higas dar, is to insult by putting the thumb between the fore and middle finger. From this Spanish custom we yet say in contempt, “ a tig for you.” 4 Words of an old ballad. It has been already observed on the Merry Wives of Windsor, that nut-kook seems to have been in those times a name of reproach for a catchpole; or nut-hook might probably have been as common a term of reproach as rogue is at present. • That is, to stuff her out that she might counterfeit pregnancy. ? These old censers of thin metal had generally at the bottom the figure of some saint raised up with a bammer, in a barbarous kind of imbossed or chased work. The hungerstarved beadle is compared, in substance, to one of these thin raised figures, by the same kind of humour that Pistol, in the Merry Wires, calls Slender a laten bilboe. • A name probably given to the beadle, from the colour of his livery; or perhaps the allusion may be to the great flesh-fly, commonly called a blue-bottle. A half-hirtle was the same kind of thing as we call at present a short.gown, or a bed-gown: and was the dress of the courtezans of the time. Atomy for anatomy.

1 Lean deer were called rascal decr.

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S' CE NE V.

I have long dream'd of such a kind of man, A public place near Westminster Abbey.

So surfeit-swell’d, so old, and so profane';

But, being awake, I do despise my dream.
Enter two Grooms, strering rushes.'

Make less thy body, hence, and more thy grace; 1 Groom: More rushes, more rushes.

5 Leave gormandizing; know, the grave doth gape 2 Groun. The trumpets have sounded twice. For thee thrice wider than for other men

I Groom. It will be iwo o'clock ere they come Reply not to me with a fool-horn jest ; from the coronation: Dispatch, dispatch. Presume not, that I am the thing I was:

[Ereunt Grooins. For heaven doth know,so shall the world perceive, Enter Fal. Shallnio, Pistol, Bardolph,undthe Boy. 10 That I have turn'd away my former selt;

Fal. Stand here by me, master Robert Shallow; So will I those that kept me company. I will make the king do you grace: I will leer When thou dost hear I am as I have been, upon him as a' comes by; and do but mark the Approach me; and thou shalt he as thou wast, countenance that he will give me.

The tutor and the feeder of my riots: Pist. Bless thy lungs, good knight! 15'Till then, I banish thee on pain of death,

Fal. Come here, Pistol; stand behind me.- As I have done the rest of my misleaders, O, if I had time to have made new liveries, 1 Not to come near our person by ten miles. would have bestow'd the thousand pound I bor- For competence of life, I will allow you; sow'd of you. [To Shallow.] But 'tis no matter; That lack of means enforce you not to evil: this poor show doth better: this doth infer the 20 And, as we bear you do reform yourselves, (ties, zeal I had to see him.

We will, according to your strength and qualiShal. It doth so.

Give you advancement:-Be it your charge, my Ful. It shews any earnestness of allection.

Jord, Pist. It doth so.

To see perform'd the tenor of our word. Hal. My devotion.

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[Erit King, &c. Shal. It doth, it doth, it doth.

Fll. Master Shallow, I owe you a thousand Fal. As it were, to ride day and night; and noul

pound. to deliberale, not to remember, not to have pa- Shal. Ay, marry, Sir John; which I beseech tience to shift me.

you to let ie hare home with ine. Shai. It is most certain.

301 Fal. That can hardly be, master Shallow. Do but. But to stand stained with travel, and sweat- not you grieve at this; I shall be sent for in priing with desire to see him: thinking of nothing vate to bim: look you, he must seem thus to the ele; putting all aftairs else in oblivion; as it world. Fear not your advancement; I will be there were nothing else to be done, but to see him. the man yet, that shall make you great..

Pist.”Tis semper idem, for absque huc nihil est : 35 Shal. I cannot perceive how: unless you give Tis all in every part.

me your doublet, and stuff me out with straw. I Sral. 'Tis so, indeed.

beseech you, good Sir John, let me have five hurPist. My knight, I will enfiane thy noble liver, dred of my thousand. And inake thee rage.

Ful. Sir, I will be as good as my word: this Thy Doll, and Heien of thy noble thoughts, 40 that you heard, was but a colour. Is in base durance, and contagious prison;

Shal. A colour, I fear, that you will die in, Sir Haul'd thither

John. By most mechanical and dirty hand:- (snake, Ful. Fear no colours; go with me to dinner, Kouze up revenge from ebonden with tell Alecto's Come, lieutenant Pistol; come, Bardolphi:-1 For Doll is in; Pistol speaks nought but truth. 45 shall be sent for soon at night. fal. I will deliver her.

[sounds. Pist. There roar'd the sea, and trumpet-clangor

Re-enter the Chirf Justice, Prince John, &c.

Ch. Just. Go,carry Sir Jolin Falstaff to the Fleet; The trumpets sound. Enterthiking, and his train. Ful. God save thy grace, king Hal! my royal

Take all his company along with him.

Fal. My lord, my lord,
Ilal:

50 Pist. The heavens three guard and keep, most

Ch. Just. I cannot now speak; I will hear you

soon. Take them away. royal imp- of faine! Fal God save thee, my sweet boy! [man.

Pist. Sifortuna me tormentu, spero me contenta, king. My lord chief justice, speak to that vain

[Ercunt. Ch. Just. Ilave you your wits: know you what 55 Manent Lancaster, and Chief Justice. 'tis you speak?

[heart! Lan. Ulike this fair proceeding of the king's: Fal. My king! my Jove! I speak to thee, my Ne hath intent, his wonted followers King. I know thee not, old man; Fall to this Shallall be very well provided for ; prayers;

But all are banistid, till their conversations How ill white hairs become a fool, and jester! 160 Appear more wise and modest to the world.

" At ceremonial entertainments, it was the custom to strew the floor with rushes. * Imp means progeny; and is probably durived from inj-un, a Welch word, which primitively signifies a sprout, a sucker. Protune', in our author, vitun siznilies lore of tulk, without the particular idea now given it.

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