Works, Complete; From the Text of the Corrected Copy Left by George Steevens
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1866 edition. Excerpt: ...compromise, Stand'st thou aloof upon comparison? Either accept the title thou usurp'et. Of benefit" proceeding from our king, And not of any challenge of desert, Or we will plague thce with incessant wars. Reig. My lord, you do not well in obstinacy To cavil in the course of this contract: If once it be neglected, ten to one, We shall not find like opportunity. Alen. To say the truth, it is your policy, To save your subjects from such massacre, And ruthless slaughters, as are daily seen By our proceeding in hostility: And therefore take this compact of a truce, Although you break it when your pleasure serves. Aside to Charles. War. How say'st thou, Charles? shall our con dition stand? Char. It shall: Only reserv'd, you claim no interest In any of our towns of garrison. York. Then swear allegiance to his majesty, As thou art knight, never to disobey, Nor be rebellious to the crown of England, Thou nor thy nobles, to the crown of EnglamL--chahlks, and the rest, give tokens of fraily. So, now dismiss your army when you please; Hang up your ensigns, let your drums be still, For here we entertain a solemn peace. Exeunt SCENE V.--London. A Room in the Palace. Enter Kino Henrt in conference with Suffolk, Gloster, and Exeter, following. K. Hn, . Your wond'rous rare description. nobl earl, Of beauteous Margaret hath ostonish'd me: Her virtues, graced with external gifts, Do breed love's settled passions in my heart: Coronet is here used for erown. 1 "Be content to live u tho beneficiary of our kiug And like as rig r in tempestuous gusts Provokes the mightiest hulk against the tide; So am I driven, by breath of her renown, Either to suffer shipwreck, or arrive Where I may have fruition of her love. Suf. Tush! my good lord! this superficial...
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