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Where no priest shovels in dust.-- cursed, If you may please to think I love the king; wretch !

(TO PERDITA. Aud, through him, what is Dearest 10 him, That knew'st this was the priuce, and would'st! which is adventure

Your gracious self ; embrace but my direction, To mingle faith with bim.-Undone ! undone ! (if your more ponderous and settled project If I might die within this hour, I have liv'd May suffer alteration,) on mine honour To die wben I desire.

(Exit. I'll point you where you sball bave such reFlo. Why look you so upon me?

ceiving I am but sorry, not afeard; delay'd,

As shall become your highness; where you may But nothing alter'd: What I was, I am:

Enjoy your mistress ; (froin the wbom, I see, More straining on, for plucking back; yot fol. There's no disjunction to be made, but by, lowing

As beavens forefend l your ruin :) marry ber; My leash • unwillingly.

Aud (with my best endeavours, in your abCam. Gracious my lord,

sence,) You know your father's temper : at this time Your discontenting · father strive to oualify, He will allow no speech,--which, I do gness, And bring bim up to liking. You do not pirpose to him ;-and as baidly Flo. How, Camillo, Will be endure your sight as yet, I fear : May this, almost a miracle, be done ? Then, till the fury of his bigbness settle, That I inay call thee something more than man, Come not before him.

And, after that, trust to thee. Flo. I not purpose it.

Cam. Have you thought on I think, Camillo.

A place, wbereto you'll go? Cam. Even be, my lord.

Flo. Not any yet : Per. How often have I told you, 'Iwould be But as the unthought-on accident + is guilty thus !

To what we wildly do ; so we profess How often said, my dignity would last

Ourselves to be the olaves of chance, and fies But till 'twere known !

of every wind that blows. Flo. It cannot fail, but by

Cam. Then list to mc :

[pose, The violation of my faith ; And then

This follows,- if you will not change your par. Let nature crush the sides o'the earth together, But undergo tbis flight ;-- Make for Sicilia ; And mar the seeds within ! - Lift up thy looks :- And ibere present yourself, and your fair prioFrom my succession wipe me, father!!

cess, Am heir to my affection.

(Fo 80, I see, she must be,) 'fore Leontes ; Cam. Be advis'd.

She shall be liabıted, as it becomes Flo. I am; and by my fancy : + if my reason The partner of your bed. Methinks, I see Will thereto be obedient, I have reason ; Leonies, opening his free arms, and weeping If not, my senses, better pleased with madness, His welcomes forth : asks tbee, the son, forgive. Do bid it welcome.

ness, Cam. This is desperate, Sir.

As 'twere i'the father's person : kisses the hands Flo. So call it : but it does fulfil my vow; of your fresh princess : o'er and o'er divides him I needs must think it honesty. Camillo, | 'Twixt his unkindoess and his kindness ; the one Not for Bobenia, nor the pomp that may

He chides to hell, and bids the other grow, Be thereat glean'd; for all the sun sees, or Faster than thought, or time. The close earth wombs, or the profound seas Flo. Worthy Camillo, bide

What colour for my visitation shall I Jn unknown fathoms, will I break my oath Hold up before buu! To this my fair belov'd : Tberefore, ! pray you, Cam. Sent by the king your father As you have e'er been my father's honour'd To greet hiin, and to give him comforts. Sir, friend,

The manuer of your bearing towards him, with When be shall miss me, (as, in faith, I mean not what you, as from your futher, sball deliver, To see bim any more,) cast your good counsels Things known betwixt us three, I'll write you Upon his passion ; Let myself and furtune,

down: Tug for the time to come. This you may know, The which shall point you forth at every sitting, And so deliver,- I am put to sea

What you must say ; that he shall not perceive, With her, whom here I cannot hold on shore ; But that you have your fatber's bosom ibere, And, most opportune to our need, I have

And speak his very heart. A vessel rides fast hy, but not prepar'd

Flo. I am bound to you: For this design. What course i inean to hold, There is some sap in this. Shall nothing benefit your knowledge, bor

Cam. A course more promising Concern me the reporting.

Than a wild dedication of yourselves Cam. O my lord,

To unpath'd waters, undream'd shores ; most I would your spirit were easier for advice,

certain, Or stronger for your need.

To miseries enough: no hope to help you ; Flo. Hark, Perdita.- [Takes her aside. But, as you shake of one, tu take another : 1'll hear you by and by.

(70 CAMILLO. Nothing so certain as your anchors: who Cam. He's irremovable,

Do their best office, if they can but stay you Resolu'd for flight : Now were I happy, if Where you'll be loath to be : Besides, you kuow, His going I could frame to serve my tumu; Prosperity's the very houd of love : Save him from danger, do him love and honour; Whose fresh complexion and whose beart to Purchase the sight again of dear Sicilia,

Afliction alters.

(Bether And that unhappy king, my master, whom

Per. One of these is tme: I so much ibirst to see.

I think, athiction inay subdue the cheek,
Flo. Now, good Camillo,

But not take in the mind.
I am so fraught with curious business, that Cam. Yea, say you so ?
I leave out ceremony.

[Going. There shall noi, at your father's house, the se Cam, Sir, I think,

seven years. You have heard of my poor services, i'the love Be born another such. That I have borne your fatber?

Flo. My good Camillo,
Flo. Very nobly

She is as forward of ber breeding, as
Have you deservid: it is my father's music, l'uie rear of birth.
To speak your deeds ; not little of his care
To have th-in recompens'd as thought on.

• For discontented. ('am. Well, my lord,

This unthoogbe-on aceident is the voexpected dis

covers mal by Polixencs. • A leading string

The council-days wure called the stange + Love.

Conquer.

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Cam. I caugot say, lis pity

Aut. Are you in earliest, Sir 3-1 and the
She lacks instructions ; for she seems a mistress trick of it.
To most that teach.

Fle. Despatch, I prøytbee.
Per. Your pardon, Sir, for this ;

Aut. Indeed, i bave bad eamest; het i I'll blush you thanks.

not with conscience take it. Flo. My prettiest Perdita.-

Cam. Unbockle, anbuckle.-.
But, ob ! the thorns we stand upon i-Camillo, (Flo. and AUTOL. exchange germintza
Preserver of my father, now of me;

Fortunate mistress,-let is propbecy
The medicine of our house !-bow shall we doCome bome to you ! - you must retire yourself
We are not furnishi'd like Bohemia's son ; Into some covert : take your sweetbeart's bete
Nor shall appear in Sicily-

And plack it o'er your brows; mize you
Cam. My lord,

face ; Fear none of this : I think, you know niy fortunes Dismantle you : and as you can, dislikea Do all lie there: it shall be so my care

The truth of your own seeming; that you may To have you royally appointed, as if

(For I do fear eyes over you,) to shipboard The scene you play, were mine. For instance, Get undescried. Sir,

Per. I see, the play so lies, That you may know you shall not want,-one That I must bear a part. word.

(They talk aside. Cam. No remedy Enter AUTOLYCUS.

Have you done there

Flo. Should I now meet my father, Aut. Ha, ha! what a fool honesty is ! and He would not call me son. trust, his sworn brother, a very simple gentle- Cam. Nay, you shall have man I have sold all my trampery; not a No bat :-Come, lady, come. - Farewell, or counterfeit stone, not a riband, glass, poman

friend, der, brooch, table-book, ballad, knife, tape, Aut. Adieu, Sir. glove, shoe-tye, bracelet, horu-ring, to keep my Flo, o Perdita, what bave we twia fanget! pack from fasting : they throng who should buy Pray you, a word. They corters part first; as if my trinkets had been hallowed, and t'am. What I do bexi, shall be, to tell the brought a benediction to tbe buyer: by wbich means, i saw whose purse was best in picture; or this escape, and wither they are bound; and, what I saw, to my good use, I remembered. Wherein, my hope is, I shall so prevail, My clown (who wants but something to be a To force bim after : in whose company reasonable man, grew so in love with the shall review Sicilia ; for whose sighi wenches' song, that he would not stir his petti- I have a woman's longing. toes, till ke bad both tune and words ; which so Flo. Fortune speed us !-drew the rest of the berd to me, that all their Thus we set on, Camillo, to the sea-side. other senses stuck in ears : you might have Cam. The swifter speed, the better. piuched a placket, it was senseless ; 'twas no.

(Eseunt FLORIZEL, PERDITA, and thing, to geld a codpiece of a purse; I would

CANILLO. have fled keys off, that bang in chains : no Aut. I understand the business, I hear : hearing, no feeling, but my Sir's song, and ad-have an open ear, a quick eye, and a miabile miring the nothing of it. So that, in this time hand, is necessary for a cut-purse; a good of lethargy, I picked and cut most of their fes- is requisite also to smell oat work for the cher tival parses ; and had not the old mau come in senses. I see, this is the time that the was with a whoobub against his daughter and the man doth thrive. What an exchange bad king's son, and scared my choughs + from the been, without boot? What a boot is here, wa chall, I bad not left a purse alive in the whole this exchange! Sure, the gods do this year coeariny.

nive at us, and we may do any thing exte (CAMILLO, FIORIZEL, and PERDITA, pore. The prince himself is about a piece of come farurard.

iniquity; stealing away from his father, with Cam. Nay, but my letters by this means being his clog at his heels: If I thought it were sta there

piece of honesty to acquaint the king withal, I So soon as you arrive, shall clear that doubt, would do't : I hold it the more kuavery to be Flo. And those that you'll procure from king ceal it: and therein am I constant to ay: Leontes,

fession. Cam. Shall satisfy your father. Per. Happy be you !

Enter Clown and SHEPHERD All, that you speak, shows fair.

Aside, aside :-here is more matter for a bet Cam. Who have we bere ?

brain : Every lane's end, every shop, church, **

(Seeing AUTOLYCUS. sion, banging, yields a careful man work We'll make an instrument of this; omnit

'lo. See, see ; what a man you are sow! there Nothing, may give us aid.

is no other way, but to tell the king she's a Ant. ir ihey have overbeard me now,--why changeling, and none of your flesh and died banging.

(Aside. Shep. Nay, but bear me. Cam. How now, good fellow? Why shakest Clo. Nay, but hear me. thou so ! Fear not, man ; here's no harm intended Shep, Go to then. to thee.

Clo. She being none of your files and blood Aut. I am a poor fellow, Sir.

your flesh and blood has not offended the king : Cam. Wby, be so still bere's nobody will sand, so, your flesh and blood is not to be puke steal that from thee : Yet, for the outside of thy ished by him. Show those things yoa found poverty, we must make an exchange : therefore, about her ; those sacred things, all but slar she discase thee instantly, (thou must think, there's bas with ber: This being done, let the fan necessity in',) and change garinents with this whistle; I warrant you. gentleman : Though the penny-worth, on his Shep. I will tell the king all, every word, side, be the worst, yet hold thee, there's some yea, and his son's pranks too; who, I may say, boot.:

is no bonest man neither to bis fatbar, bord Aui. I am a poor fellow, Sir:-1 know ye well me, to go about to make me the king's brotherenough.

(Aside, in-law. ('am. Nay, prythee, despatch : the gentleman Cio. Judeed, brother-in-law was the farthest is half fayed 6 alieady.

oft you could have been to him ; and then your • A larte hall made of perfumes, and worn to preventi ance.

blood had been the dearer, by I know box nach infection in ames of plague. t bints. Something over ayd above

pry wisely ; puppies ! & Stripped.

i let us to the king ; tbere is that

(4 side.

in this fardel, will make him scratcli bis soft for bim, say 1: Draw our throne into a beard.

sheep-cote ! all deaths are too few, the sharpest Aut. I know not what iinpediment this com too easy. plaint may be to the fight of my master.

Clo. Has the old man e'er a'son, Sir, do you C'lo. 'Pray heartily be be at palace.

hear, an't like you, Sir! dut. Though I am not naturally honest, I am Aut. He has a son, who shall be flayed alive ; so sometimes by chance :-Let me pocket up then, 'nointed over with honey, set on the head my pedlar's excrement. +-{Takes off his false of a wasp's Best ; then stand, til he be three beard.) How now, rustics? whither are you boundt quarters and a dram dead : then recovered again

Shep. To the palace, an it like your worship. with aqua-vitæ, or some other hot infusion :

Ant. Your affairs there? what? with whom? then, raw as be is, and in the hottest day progthe condition of that fardel, the place of your nostication proclaims, sball he be set against a dwelling, your names, your ages, of what bav. brick-wall, the sun looking with a southward eye ing, 1 breeding, and any thing that is filling to upon him; where be is to behold bim, witb dies be known, discover.

blow to death. But what talk we of these trai. Clo. We are but plain fellows, Sir.

torly rascals, wbose miseries are to be smiled at, Aut. A lie; you are rough and hairy : Let their offences being so capital ? Tell me, (for you me have no lying; it becomes none but trades seem to be honest plain men,) what you bave to men, and they often give us soldiers the lie: but the king : being, something gently considered, t we pay them for it with stamped coin, not stab. I'll bring you where he is aboard, tender your bing steel; therefore they do not give us the lie. persons to his presence, whisper him in your

Clo. Your worship bad like to have given us beballs ; and, if it be in man, besides the king one, if you had not taken yourself with the to effect your suits, here is man shall do it. manner. 9

Clo. He seems to be of great authority: close Shep. Are you a courtier, an't like you, Sir ? with him, give him gold ; aud though authority

Aut. Whether it like me, or no, I am a cour. be a stubborn bear, yet he is oft led by the nose tier. See'st thou not the air of the court, in with gold : show the inside of your purse to the these enfoldings ? hath not my gait in it, the outside of his hand, and no more ado: Rememmeasure of the court! | receives not thy nose ber stoned, and Hayed alive. couri-odour from ine? reflect ! not on thy base. Shep. An't please you, sir, to undertake the nees, court-contempt? Think'st thou, for that business for us, bere is that gold i bave : I'll I insinuate, or toze & froin thee thy business, I make it as much more and leave this young man am therefore no courtier ? I am courtier, cap-in pawn, till I bring it you. 2-pe ; and one that will either push on, or pluck Aut. After I have done what I promised t back thy business there : whereupon I command Shep. Ay, Sir. thee to open thy affair.

Aut. Well give me the moiety :-Are you a Shep. My business, Sir, is to the king. party in this business? Aut. Wbat advocate hast thou to him?

clo. In soine sort, sir : but though my case Skep. I know not, an't like you.

be a pitiful oue, I hope I sball not be Sayed out Clo. Advocate's the court-word for a phea of it. sant ; say, you bave bone.

Aut. O that's the case of the shepherd's sou : Shep. None, Sir I bave no pheasant, cock|--Hang him, be'll be made an example. nor ben.

Clo. Comfort, good comfort: we inust to the Aut. How bless'd are we, that are not simple king, and show our strange sigbts; be must men |

ow, 'tis none of your daughter nor my sister ; Yet nature might have made me as these are, we are gone else. Sir, I will give you as muchi Therefore I'll not disdain.

as this old man does when the business is per. ('lo. Tbia cannot be but a great courtier. formed; and remain, as be says, your pawl, till

Shep. His garments are rich, but he wears it be brought you. them not bandsoinely.

Aut. I will trust you. Walk before toward (lo. He seems to be the more noble in being the sea-side ; go on the right hand; I will look fantastical ; a great man, I'll warrant ; I know, upon the hedge, and follow you. by the picking on's teeth.

Clo. We are blessed in this man, as I may Aut. The fardel there i wbat's i'the fardel ! say, even blessed. Wherefore that box?

Shep. Let's before, as he bids us : he was pros Shep. Sir, there lies such secrets in this far- vided to do us good. del, and box, which one must know but the

(Ereunt SHEPHERD and CLOWN. king; and which he shall know within this hour, Aut. If I had a mind to be honest, I sre if I may corne to the speech of himi.

fortune would yot suffer me; ebe drops booties Ant. Age, thou hast lost thy tabour.

in my mouth. I am courted now with a double Shep. Why, Sir!

occasion ; gold, and a means to do the prince Ant. The king is not at the palace ; he is my master good; which, who knows bew that gone aboard a new ship to purge melancholy, may turn back to my advancement I will bring and air binsell ; For, if thou be'st capable of these two moles, these blind ones, aboard bim things serious, thou must know, the king is full if he think it fit to shore them again, and that of grief.

the complaint they have to the king concerns Shep: So 'tis said, Sir; about his son, that him nothing, let bim call me, togne, for being sbould bave married a shepherd's daughter. so far oficious; for I am proof against that

Aut. If tbat sbepherd be not in hand-fast, let uitle, and what shame else belongs to't : To hin him fly; the curses be shall bave, the tortures will'l present them, there may be matter in it. be shall feel, will break the back of man, the heart of monster.

('lo. Think you so, Sir ?

Aut. Not he alone shall suffer what wit can make heavy, and vengeance bitter ; but those

ACT V. that are germane * to him, though removed inty umes, shall all come under the hangman : which SCENE I.-Sicilia.- A Room in the Palace though it be great pity, yet it is necessary.

O LEOates. old sheep-u bistling rogue, a ram tender, to offer Enter LEONTES, CLEOMENES, DION, PAULINA, to have bis daughter come into grace! Some

and others, say, be sball be sloned; but that death is too

Cleo. Sir, you have done enough, and have • Rundle, parcel + Ilis false beard.

perform'd : Es, property.

In tbe fact.
The stately tread of courtiers.

• The hottest dav foretold in the almarack, 4 1 cajole or force.

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+ Being handsomely bribed.

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A saint-like sorrow : no fault could you make, Shou'd rift to hear me, and the words art Which you have not redeem'd; Indeed, paid should be, Remember mine.

(Saiboere down

Leon. Stars, very stars, More penitence, than done trespass : At the last, and all eyes else dead coais fear ibox a vé, Do, as the heavens bave done ; forget your evil; I'll have no wife, Paulina. With them, forgive yourself.

Paul. Will you swear Leon. Whilst I remember

Never to marry, but by my free leave ! Her, and her virtues, I cannot forget

Leon. Never, Paulina; so be blessed by My blemishes in them; and so still think of

spirit! The wrong I did myself : which was so much, Paul. Then, good my lords, bear wit

ess * That beirless it bath made my kingdom ; and

his oath. Destroy'd the sweet'st companion, that e'er man Cleo. You tempt bim over-ouch. Bred bis hopes out of.

Paul. Vnless another, Paul. True, too true, my lord :

As like Hermione as is ber picture,
If, one by one, you wedded all the world,

Aftront + his eye.
Or, from the all that are, took something good, Cleo. Good madam,-
To make a perfect woman ; she, you killid, Paul. I have done.
Would be unparallel'd.

Yet, if my lord will marry,-if yoa sil, se, Leon, I think so. Kill'd!

No remedy, but you will; give me the size She i kili'd ! I did so: but thou strik st me To choose you a queen : but she stall noi ks Sorely, to say I did ; it is as bitter

young Upon my tongue, as in my thought : Now, good as was your former : but she sball be sect, Say so but seldom.

(now, As, walk'd your first queen's ghost, it sbodd take Cleo. Not at all, good lady:

To see her in your arms. You might have spoken a thousand things that Leon. My true Paulina, would

We shall not marry, till thoa bidd'st us.
Have done the time more benefit, and grac'd Paul. That
Your kindness better.

Shall be, when your first queer's agaia in break; Paul. You are one of those,

Never till then.
Would have him wed again.
Dion. If you would not so,

Enter a GENILENIS, You pity not the state, nor the remembrance Gent. One that gives out bimselí priece Fit of his most sovereigu dame ; consider little,

rizel, What dangers, by his Highness' fail of issue, Son of Polixenes, with his princess, she May drop upon his kingdom, and devour The sairest I have yet bebeld,) desires access Incertain lookers-on. What were unore holy, To your bigb presence. Than to rejoice, the former queen is well ? Leon. Wbat with him be comes not What bolier, tban,-fur royalty's repair, Like to his father's greatness : his approach, For present comfort and for future good, So out of circumstance, and sudden, idis es, To bless the bed of majesty again

'Tis not a visitation fram'd, but fort'd With a sweet fellow to't ?

By need and accident. What craint Paul. There is none worthy,

Gent. But few. Respecting ber that's gone. Besides, the gods And those but mean. Will have fulfill'd their secret purposes ;

Leon. His princess, say yod, with dia! For has not the divine Apollo said,

Gent. Ay; the most peerless piece of earth, I Is't not the tenour of his oracle,

think,
That king Leontes shall not bave an beir, That e'er the sun sbone brigbt on.
Till his lost cbild be found ? which, that it Paul. O Hermione,
shall,

As every present time doth boast itsetf
Js all as monstrous to our human reason, Above a better, gone ; so must thy grave
As my Antigonus to break his grave,

Give way to wbat's seen now. Sir, ya year And come again to me ; who, on my life, Have said, and writ so, (but your writing D* Did perish with the infant. 'Tis your counsel, Is colder than that theme,:) She had mat hir, My lord should to the heavens be contrary, Nor was not to be equalld,

thus year wat Oppose against their wilis.-Care not for issue ; Flow'd with her beauty once : "tis shrewdky eut 4

(To LEONTES. To say, you have seen a better. The crown will find an heir : Great Alexander Gent. Pardon, madam : Left bis to the worthiest ; so bis successor The one I have almost forgot; (Foar pardas) Was like to be the best.

The other wben sbe has obtain'd your eye, Leon. Good Panlina,

will bave your tongue too. This is such a da Who bast the memory of Hermione,

ture, I know, in honour,--Oh! that ever I [now, would she begin a sect, might quench the zeal Had squar'd me to thy counsel !-then, eveo of all professors else : make proseiytes I mighi have look'd upon my queen's tuli eyes; of who she but bid follow. Have taken treasure from her lips,

Paul. How not women ? Paul. And left them

Gent. Women will love ber, that she is a w More rich, for what they vielded.

man Leon. Thou speak'st truth.

More worth than any man ; men, that she is No more such wives; therefore, 10 wife : oue The rarest of all women. worse,

Leon. Go, Cleomenes ; And better us'd, would make her sainted spirit

Yourself, assisted with your honour'd friends, Again possess ber corps ; and, on this stage, Bring them to our embracement.-sal (Where we offenders now appear,) soul-vex'd,

strange, Begin, And why to me!

(Exeunt CLEOMENES, LORDS, and Gus Paul. Had she such power, She had just cause.

He thus should steal tipon us. Leon. She had ; and would incense me

Paul. Had oor prince, To murder her I married.

(Jewel of children, seen this hour, be hai parod Paul. I should so ;

Well with this lord; there was doi indi a musica Were I the ghost that walk'd, I'd bid you mark Between their births. Her eye ; and tell me, for what dull part in't Leon. Pythee, no more: thau know You chose her : then I'd sbriek, that even your

• Split.

+ Met

s1.e. Thau the corse of flermisse, ide redeat of • At rest, dead.

your writing.

TLEMEN.

ears

He dies to me again, when talk'd of : sure, Lord. Here in the city; I now came from When I sball see this gentleman, thy speeches

bim. Will bring me to consider that, wbich may I speak amazedly; and it becomes Vafurnish me of reason.-They are come. My marvel, and my message. To your court

Whiles he was hasi'ning, (in the chase, it seems, Re-enter CLEOMENES, with FLORIZEL, Per of this fair couple,) meets he on the way DITA, and Attendants,

The father of this seeming lady, and Yoor mother was most true to wedlock, prince ; Her brother, baving both their country quitted For sbe did print your royal father off,

With this young prince. Conceiving you : Were I but twenty-oue,

Flo. Cainillo bas betray'd me; Your father's image is so bit in you,

Whose honour, and whose bonesty, till now, His very air, that I should call you brotber, Endur'd all weathers, As I did him ; and speak of something, wildly Lord. Lay't so, to his charge ; By us perform'd before. Most dearly welcome! He's with the king your father. And you fair princess, goddess !--061 alas! Leon. Whio ? Camillo 1 I lost a couple, that 'twixt beaven and earth Lord, Camillo, Sir; i spake with himn ; who Migbt thus bave stood, begetting wonder, as

now You, gracious couple, do! and then I lost Has these poor men in question. Never saw ! (All mine own foliy,) the society,

Wretches so quake : they kneel, they kiss the Amity too, of your brave father, whom,

earth; Though bearing misery, I desire my life Forswear themselves as often as they speak : Once more to look upon.

Bobemia stops bis ears, and threatens them Flo. By bis command

With divers deaths in death. Have I here touch'd Sicilia : and from him Per. O my poor father 1Give you all greetings, that a king, a friend, The heaven sets spies upou us, will not bave Can send his brother : and, but infirmity

Our contract celebrated. (Which waits upon wora times,) hath something Leon. You are married ? seiz'd

Flo. We are not, Sir, nor are we like to be ; His wish'd ability, he bad himself

The stars, I see, will kiss the valleys first :The lands and waters 'twixt your throne and his The odds for high and low's alike. + Measor'd, to look upon you ; whom he loves Leon. My lord, (He bade me say so,) more than all the sceptres, Is this the daughter of a king? And tbose that bear them, living,

Flo. She is, Leon, O my brother,

When once she is my wife. (Good gentleman I) the wrongs I have done thee, Leon. That once, 1 see, by your good fatber's stir

speed, Afresh within me ; and these thy offices, Will come on very slowly. I am sorry, So rarely kind, are as interpreters

Most sorry, you bave broken from his liking, of my bebind-band slackness l-Welcome bither, Where you were tied in duty: and as sorry, As is the spring to the earth. And bath be too Your choice is not so rich in worth as beauty, Expos'd this paragon to the fearful usage That you inigbt well enjoy ber. (At least, ungentle,) of the dreadful Neptune, Flo. Dear, look up : To greet a mau, not worth her pains ; much less Though fortune, visible an enemy The adventure of her persou ?

Should cbase us, with my fatberi power no jot Flo. Good my lord,

Hath sbe, to change our loves.---'Beseech you, Sbe came from Libya.

Sir, Leon. Where the warlike Smalus,

Remember since you ow'd no more to time That noble honour'd lord, is fear'd and lov'd ? Tban I do now : with thought of such affeciions, Flo. Must royal Sir, from theuce ; from him, Step forth mine advocate ; at your request, whose daughter

My father will grant precious ibings, as triftes. His tears proclaim'd his, parting with her : thence Leon. Would he do so, I'd beg your precious (A prosperous south-wiod friendly, we have

mistress, cross'd,

Wbich he counts but a trifie. To execute the charge my father gave me, Paul. Sir, my liege, For visiting your highness : My best train Your eye bath too much youth in't : not a month I bave from your Sicilian sbores dismiss'd; 'Fore your queen died, she was more worth sucha Who for Bohemia bend, to signify

gazes Not only my success in Libya, Sir,

Than what you look on now. But my arrival, and iny wife's, in safety

Leon. I thought of her, Here, where we are.

Even in these looks I made.-But your petition Leon. The blessed gods

(To FLORIZEL. Purge all infection from our air, whilst you Is yet unanswer'd: I will to your father ; Do climate bere ! You have a boly father, Your honour not o'erthrown by your desires, A graceful • gentleman ; against wbose person, I am a friend to them, and you: upon which So sacred as it is, I have done sin ;

errand For which the heavens, taking angry note. I now go toward bim; therefore, follow me, Have left ine issueless; and your father's bless'd, And mark what way I make : Corne, good my (As be from heaven inerits it,) with you,

lord.

(Exeunt. Worthy his goodn-gs. What might I have been, Might '1 a son and daughter now have look'd on, SCENE II.-The same.-Before the Palace, Such goodly things to you?

Enter AUTOLYCUS and a GENTLEMAN. Enter a LORD.

Aut. 'Beseech you, Sir, were you present at Lord. Most noble Sir,

this relation ? That, whicb I shall report, will bear no credit, i Gont. I was by at the opening of the fardel, Were not the proof so nigh. Please you, great heard the old shepherd deliver the manner how Sir,

be found it : whereupon, after a little amazed. Bohemia greets you from himself, by me : ness, we were all commanded out of the tham. Desires you to attach + bis son ; who has

ber; only this, methought I heard the sbepherd (His dignity and duty both cast off,)

say, be found the child. Fled from his father, from bis hopes, and with Aut. I would most gladly know the issue of A shepherd's daughter. Leon. Where's Bubemia ? speak.

• Conversation.

A quibble on the false dice so called. • Full of grace and virtue.

+ Seire, arrest. Descent or wealth.

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