Richard II

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Flourish. Enter Bullingbrooke, Yorke, withFlourish. Enter King Henry with the Duke of York, R2
other Lords & attendants.other lords, and attendants R2
Kinde Vnkle Yorke, the latest newes we heare,Kind uncle York, the latest news we hear R2
Is that the Rebels haue consum'd with fireIs that the rebels have consumed with fire R2
Our Towne of Ciceter in Gloucestershire,Our town of Ciceter in Gloucestershire.Ciceter (n.)
['siseter] Cirencester, market town in Gloucestershire
But whether they be tane or slaine, we heare not.But whether they be ta'en or slain we hear not. R2
Enter Northumberland.Enter Northumberland R2
Welcome my Lord: What is the newes?Welcome, my lord. What is the news? R2
First to thy Sacred State, wish I all happinesse:First, to thy sacred state wish I all happiness. R2
The next newes is, I haue to London sentThe next news is, I have to London sent R2
The heads of Salsbury, Spencer, Blunt, and Kent:The heads of Salisbury, Spencer, Blunt, and Kent. R2
The manner of their taking may appeareThe manner of their taking may appear R2
At large discoursed in this paper heere.At large discoursed in this paper here.discourse (v.)
relate, talk about, recount
We thank thee gentle Percy for thy paines,We thank thee, gentle Percy, for thy pains;gentle (adj.)
well-born, honourable, noble
And to thy worth will adde right worthy gaines.And to thy worth will add right worthy gains. R2
Enter Fitz-waters.Enter Lord Fitzwater R2
My Lord, I haue from Oxford sent to London,My lord, I have from Oxford sent to London R2
The heads of Broccas, and Sir Bennet Seely,The heads of Brocas and Sir Bennet Seely, R2
Two of the dangerous consorted Traitors,Two of the dangerous consorted traitorsconsorted (adj.)
conspiring, associated, in league together
That sought at Oxford, thy dire ouerthrow.That sought at Oxford thy dire overthrow. R2
Thy paines Fitzwaters shall not be forgot,Thy pains, Fitzwater, shall not be forgot. R2
Right Noble is thy merit, well I wot.Right noble is thy merit, well I wot.wot (v.)
learn, know, be told
Enter Percy and Carlile.Enter Harry Percy with the Bishop of Carlisle, R2
guarded R2
The grand Conspirator, Abbot of Westminster,The grand conspirator Abbot of Westminster R2
With clog of Conscience, and sowre Melancholly,With clog of conscience and sour melancholysour (adj.)
bitter, harsh, painful
clog (n.)
burden, weight, heaviness
Hath yeelded vp his body to the graue:Hath yielded up his body to the grave; R2
But heere is Carlile, liuing to abideBut here is Carlisle living, to abideabide (v.)
wait for, await, look out for
Thy Kingly doome, and sentence of his pride.Thy kingly doom and sentence of his pride.doom (n.)

old form: doome
judgement, sentence, decision
Carlile, this is your doome:Carlisle, this is your doom: R2
Choose out some secret place, some reuerend roomeChoose out some secret place, some reverent roomroom (n.)

old form: roome
place, space
reverent (adj.)

old form: reuerend
worthy of respect, holy, religious
More then thou hast, and with it ioy thy life:More than thou hast, and with it joy thy (v.)

old form: ioy
add joy to, enjoy, gladden, brighten
So as thou liu'st in peace, dye free from strife:So as thou livest in peace, die free from strife; R2
For though mine enemy, thou hast euer beene,For though mine enemy thou hast ever been, R2
High sparkes of Honor in thee haue I seene.High sparks of honour in thee have I seen. R2
Enter Exton with a Coffin.Enter Exton with the coffin R2
Exton. EXTON 
Great King, within this Coffin I presentGreat King, within this coffin I present R2
Thy buried feare. Heerein all breathlesse liesThy buried fear. Herein all breathless lies R2
The mightiest of thy greatest enemiesThe mightiest of thy greatest enemies, R2
Richard of Burdeaux, by me hither brought.Richard of Bordeaux, by me hither brought. R2
Exton, I thanke thee not, for thou hast wroughtExton, I thank thee not; for thou hast wrought R2
A deede of Slaughter, with thy fatall hand,A deed of slander with thy fatal hand R2
Vpon my head, and all this famous Land.Upon my head and all this famous land. R2
From your owne mouth my Lord, did I this deed.From your own mouth, my lord, did I this deed. R2
They loue not poyson, that do poyson neede,They love not poison that do poison need; R2
Nor do I thee: though I did wish him dead,Nor do I thee. Though I did wish him dead, R2
I hate the Murtherer, loue him murthered.I hate the murderer, love him murdered. R2
The guilt of conscience take thou for thy labour,The guilt of conscience take thou for thy labour, R2
But neither my good word, nor Princely fauour.But neither my good word nor princely favour. R2
With Caine go wander through the shade of night,With Cain go wander thorough shades of night,Cain (n.)
[pron: kayn] in the Bible, son of Adam and Eve, killer of his brother Abel
And neuer shew thy head by day, nor light.And never show thy head by day nor light. R2
Exit Exton R2
Lords, I protest my soule is full of woe,Lords, I protest, my soul is full of woe R2
That blood should sprinkle me, to make me grow.That blood should sprinkle me to make me grow. R2
Come mourne with me, for that I do lament,Come mourn with me for that I do lament, R2
And put on sullen Blacke incontinent:And put on sullen black incontinent.incontinent (adv.)
immediately, forthwith, at once
sullen (adj.)
gloomy, dismal, melancholy, mournful
Ile make a voyage to the Holy-land,I'll make a voyage to the Holy Land R2
To wash this blood off from my guilty hand.To wash this blood off from my guilty hand. R2
March sadly after, grace my mourning heere,March sadly after. Grace my mournings heregrace (v.)
favour, add merit to, do honour to
In weeping after this vntimely Beere. In weeping after this untimely bier.untimely (adj.)

old form: vntimely
premature, coming before its time
Exeunt.Exeunt R2
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