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Ah be more milde vnto these yeelding men,Ah, be more mild unto these yielding men!E3 V.i.39
It is a glorious thing to stablish peace,It is a glorious thing to stablish peace,E3 V.i.40
And kings approch the nearest vnto God,And kings approach the nearest unto GodE3 V.i.41
By giuing life and safety vnto men,By giving life and safety unto men.E3 V.i.42
As thou intendest to be king of Fraunce,As thou intendest to be king of France,E3 V.i.43
So let her people liue to call thee king,So let her people live to call thee king,E3 V.i.44
For what the sword cuts down or fire hath spoyldFor what the sword cuts down or fire hath spoiledE3 V.i.45
Is held in reputation none of ours.Is held in reputation none of ours.E3 V.i.46
But Copland thou didst scorne the kings commandBut, Copland, thou didst scorn the King's command,E3 V.i.83
Neglecting our commission in his name.Neglecting our commission in his name.E3 V.i.84
Ah me, is this my welcome into Fraunce:Ah me, is this my welcome into France?E3 V.i.157
Is this the comfort that I lookt to haue,Is this the comfort that I looked to have,E3 V.i.158
When I should meete with my belooued sonne:When I should meet with my beloved son?E3 V.i.159
Sweete Ned, I would thy mother in the seaSweet Ned, I would thy mother in the seaE3 V.i.160
Had been preuented of this mortall griefe.Had been prevented of this mortal grief!E3 V.i.161
Be this a token to expresse my ioy, Be this a token to express my joy,E3 V.i.190
For inward passions will not let me speake.For inward passion will not let me speak.E3 V.i.191
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