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O take his mothers thanks, a widdows thanks,O, take his mother's thanks, a widow's thanks,KJ II.i.32
Till your strong hand shall helpe to giue him strength,Till your strong hand shall help to give him strengthKJ II.i.33
To make a more requitaIl to your loue.To make a more requital to your love.KJ II.i.34
Stay for an answer to your Embassie,Stay for an answer to your embassy,KJ II.i.44
Lest vnaduis'd you staine your swords with bloud,Lest unadvised you stain your swords with blood.KJ II.i.45
My Lord Chattilion may from England bringMy Lord Chatillon may from England bringKJ II.i.46
That right in peace which heere we vrge in warre,That right in peace which here we urge in war,KJ II.i.47
And then we shall repent each drop of bloud,And then we shall repent each drop of bloodKJ II.i.48
That hot rash haste so indirectly shedde.That hot rash haste so indirectly shed.KJ II.i.49
Let me make answer: thy vsurping sonne.Let me make answer: thy usurping son.KJ II.i.121
My bed was euer to thy sonne as trueMy bed was ever to thy son as trueKJ II.i.124
As thine was to thy husband, and this boyAs thine was to thy husband; and this boyKJ II.i.125
Liker in feature to his father GeffreyLiker in feature to his father GeoffreyKJ II.i.126
Then thou and Iohn, in manners being as like,Than thou and John in manners – being as likeKJ II.i.127
As raine to water, or deuill to his damme;As rain to water or devil to his dam!KJ II.i.128
My boy a bastard? by my soule I thinkeMy boy a bastard! By my soul, I thinkKJ II.i.129
His father neuer was so true begot,His father never was so true begot.KJ II.i.130
It cannot be, and if thou wert his mother.It cannot be, an if thou wert his mother.KJ II.i.131
There's a good grandame boy / That would blot thee.There's a good grandam, boy, that would blot thee.KJ II.i.133
Doe childe, goe to yt grandame childe,Do, child, go to it grandam, child.KJ II.i.160
Giue grandame kingdome, and it grandame willGive grandam kingdom, and it grandam willKJ II.i.161
Giue yt a plum, a cherry, and a figge,Give it a plum, a cherry, and a fig.KJ II.i.162
There's a good grandame.There's a good grandam.KJ II.i.163.1
Now shame vpon you where she does or no,Now shame upon you, whe'er she does or no!KJ II.i.167
His grandames wrongs, and not his mothers shamesHis grandam's wrongs, and not his mother's shames,KJ II.i.168
Drawes those heauen-mouing pearles frõ his poor eies,Draws those heaven-moving pearls from his poor eyes,KJ II.i.169
Which heauen shall take in nature of a fee:Which heaven shall take in nature of a fee – KJ II.i.170
I, with these Christall beads heauen shall be brib'dAy, with these crystal beads heaven shall be bribedKJ II.i.171
To doe him Iustice, and reuenge on you.To do him justice and revenge on you.KJ II.i.172
Thou monstrous Iniurer of heauen and earth,Thou monstrous injurer of heaven and earth!KJ II.i.174
Call not me slanderer, thou and thine vsurpeCall not me slanderer. Thou and thine usurpKJ II.i.175
The Dominations, Royalties, and rightsThe dominations, royalties, and rightsKJ II.i.176
Of this oppressed boy; this is thy eldest sonnes sonne,Of this oppressed boy. This is thy eldest son's son,KJ II.i.177
Infortunate in nothing but in thee:Infortunate in nothing but in thee.KJ II.i.178
Thy sinnes are visited in this poore childe,Thy sins are visited in this poor child;KJ II.i.179
The Canon of the Law is laide on him,The canon of the law is laid on him,KJ II.i.180
Being but the second generationBeing but the second generationKJ II.i.181
Remoued from thy sinne-conceiuing wombe.Removed from thy sin-conceiving womb.KJ II.i.182
I haue but this to say,I have but this to say:KJ II.i.183.2
That he is not onely plagued for her sin,That he is not only plagued for her sin,KJ II.i.184
But God hath made her sinne and her, the plagueBut God hath made her sin and her the plagueKJ II.i.185
On this remoued issue, plagued for her,On this removed issue, plagued for herKJ II.i.186
And with her plague her sinne: his iniuryAnd with her plague; her sin his injury,KJ II.i.187
Her iniurie the Beadle to her sinne,Her injury the beadle to her sin,KJ II.i.188
All punish'd in the person of this childe,All punished in the person of this child,KJ II.i.189
And all for her, a plague vpon her.And all for her. A plague upon her!KJ II.i.190
I who doubts that, a Will: a wicked will,Ay, who doubts that! A will! a wicked will!KJ II.i.193
A womans will, a cankred Grandams will.A woman's will, a cankered grandam's will!KJ II.i.194
Gone to be married? Gone to sweare a peace?Gone to be married? Gone to swear a peace?KJ III.i.1
False blood to false blood ioyn'd. Gone to be freinds?False blood to false blood joined! Gone to be friends?KJ III.i.2
Shall Lewis haue Blaunch, and Blaunch those Prouinces?Shall Lewis have Blanche, and Blanche those provinces?KJ III.i.3
It is not so, thou hast mispoke, misheard,It is not so; thou hast misspoke, misheard.KJ III.i.4
Be well aduis'd, tell ore thy tale againe.Be well advised, tell o'er thy tale again.KJ III.i.5
It cannot be, thou do'st but say 'tis so.It cannot be; thou dost but say 'tis so.KJ III.i.6
I trust I may not trust thee, for thy wordI trust I may not trust thee, for thy wordKJ III.i.7
Is but the vaine breath of a common man:Is but the vain breath of a common man.KJ III.i.8
Beleeue me, I doe not beleeue thee man,Believe me, I do not believe thee, man;KJ III.i.9
I haue a Kings oath to the contrarie.I have a king's oath to the contrary.KJ III.i.10
Thou shalt be punish'd for thus frighting me,Thou shalt be punished for thus frighting me,KJ III.i.11
For I am sicke, and capeable of feares,For I am sick and capable of fears,KJ III.i.12
Opprest with wrongs, and therefore full of feares,Oppressed with wrongs, and therefore full of fears,KJ III.i.13
A widdow, husbandles, subiect to feares,A widow, husbandless, subject to fears,KJ III.i.14
A woman naturally borne to feares;A woman, naturally born to fears;KJ III.i.15
And though thou now confesse thou didst but iestAnd, though thou now confess thou didst but jest,KJ III.i.16
With my vext spirits, I cannot take a Truce,With my vexed spirits I cannot take a truce,KJ III.i.17
But they will quake and tremble all this day.But they will quake and tremble all this day.KJ III.i.18
What dost thou meane by shaking of thy head?What dost thou mean by shaking of thy head?KJ III.i.19
Why dost thou looke so sadly on my sonne?Why dost thou look so sadly on my son?KJ III.i.20
What meanes that hand vpon that breast of thine?What means that hand upon that breast of thine?KJ III.i.21
Why holdes thine eie that lamentable rhewme,Why holds thine eye that lamentable rheum,KJ III.i.22
Like a proud riuer peering ore his bounds?Like a proud river peering o'er his bounds?KJ III.i.23
Be these sad signes confirmers of thy words?Be these sad signs confirmers of thy words?KJ III.i.24
Then speake againe, not all thy former tale,Then speak again – not all thy former tale,KJ III.i.25
But this one word, whether thy tale be true.But this one word, whether thy tale be true.KJ III.i.26
Oh if thou teach me to beleeue this sorrow,O, if thou teach me to believe this sorrow,KJ III.i.29
Teach thou this sorrow, how to make me dye,Teach thou this sorrow how to make me die!KJ III.i.30
And let beleefe, and life encounter so,And let belief and life encounter soKJ III.i.31
As doth the furie of two desperate men,As doth the fury of two desperate menKJ III.i.32
Which in the very meeting fall, and dye.Which in the very meeting fall and die.KJ III.i.33
Lewes marry Blaunch? O boy, then where art thou?Lewis marry Blanche! O boy, then where art thou?KJ III.i.34
France friend with England, what becomes of me?France friend with England, what becomes of me?KJ III.i.35
Fellow be gone: I cannot brooke thy sight,Fellow, be gone! I cannot brook thy sight.KJ III.i.36
This newes hath made thee a most vgly man.This news hath made thee a most ugly man.KJ III.i.37
Which harme within it selfe so heynous is,Which harm within itself so heinous isKJ III.i.40
As it makes harmefull all that speake of it.As it makes harmful all that speak of it.KJ III.i.41
If thou that bidst me be content, wert grimIf thou that biddest me be content wert grim,KJ III.i.43
Vgly, and slandrous to thy Mothers wombe,Ugly and slanderous to thy mother's womb,KJ III.i.44
Full of vnpleasing blots, and sightlesse staines,Full of unpleasing blots and sightless stains,KJ III.i.45
Lame, foolish, crooked, swart, prodigious,Lame, foolish, crooked, swart, prodigious,KJ III.i.46
Patch'd with foule Moles, and eye-offending markes,Patched with foul moles and eye-offending marks,KJ III.i.47
I would not care, I then would be content,I would not care, I then would be content,KJ III.i.48
For then I should not loue thee: no, nor thouFor then I should not love thee; no, nor thouKJ III.i.49
Become thy great birth, nor deserue a Crowne.Become thy great birth, nor deserve a crown.KJ III.i.50
But thou art faire, and at thy birth (deere boy)But thou art fair, and at thy birth, dear boy,KJ III.i.51
Nature and Fortune ioyn'd to make thee great.Nature and fortune joined to make thee great.KJ III.i.52
Of Natures guifts, thou mayst with Lillies boast,Of nature's gifts thou mayst with lilies boastKJ III.i.53
And with the halfe-blowne Rose. But Fortune, oh,And with the half-blown rose. But fortune, O,KJ III.i.54
She is corrupted, chang'd, and wonne from thee,She is corrupted, changed, and won from thee;KJ III.i.55
Sh'adulterates hourely with thine Vnckle Iohn,She adulterates hourly with thine uncle John,KJ III.i.56
And with her golden hand hath pluckt on FranceAnd with her golden hand hath plucked on FranceKJ III.i.57
To tread downe faire respect of Soueraigntie,To tread down fair respect of sovereignty,KJ III.i.58
And made his Maiestie the bawd to theirs.And made his majesty the bawd to theirs.KJ III.i.59
France is a Bawd to Fortune, and king Iohn,France is a bawd to fortune and King John,KJ III.i.60
That strumpet Fortune, that vsurping Iohn:That strumpet fortune, that usurping John!KJ III.i.61
Tell me thou fellow, is not France forsworne?Tell me, thou fellow, is not France forsworn?KJ III.i.62
Euvenom him with words, or get thee gone,Envenom him with words, or get thee goneKJ III.i.63
And leaue those woes alone, which I aloneAnd leave those woes alone which I aloneKJ III.i.64
Am bound to vnder-beare.Am bound to underbear.KJ III.i.65.1
Thou maist, thou shalt, I will not go with thee,Thou mayst, thou shalt. I will not go with thee.KJ III.i.67
I will instruct my sorrowes to bee proud,I will instruct my sorrows to be proud,KJ III.i.68
For greefe is proud, and makes his owner stoope,For grief is proud and makes his owner stoop.KJ III.i.69
To me and to the state of my great greefe,To me and to the state of my great griefKJ III.i.70
Let kings assemble: for my greefe's so great,Let kings assemble; for my grief's so greatKJ III.i.71
That no supporter but the huge firme earthThat no supporter but the huge firm earthKJ III.i.72
Can hold it vp: here I and sorrowes sit,Can hold it up. Here I and sorrows sit;KJ III.i.73
Heere is my Throne, bid kings come bow to it.Here is my throne. Bid kings come bow to it.KJ III.i.74
A wicked day, and not a holy day.A wicked day, and not a holy day!KJ III.i.83
What hath this day deseru'd? what hath it done,What hath this day deserved, what hath it done,KJ III.i.84
That it in golden letters should be setThat it in golden letters should be setKJ III.i.85
Among the high tides in the Kalender?Among the high tides in the calendar?KJ III.i.86
Nay, rather turne this day out of the weeke,Nay, rather turn this day out of the week,KJ III.i.87
This day of shame, oppression, periury.This day of shame, oppression, perjury.KJ III.i.88
Or if it must stand still, let wiues with childeOr, if it must stand still, let wives with childKJ III.i.89
Pray that their burthens may not fall this day,Pray that their burdens may not fall this day,KJ III.i.90
Lest that their hopes prodigiously be crost:Lest that their hopes prodigiously be crossed.KJ III.i.91
But (on this day) let Sea-men feare no wracke,But on this day let seamen fear no wrack;KJ III.i.92
No bargaines breake that are not this day made;No bargains break that are not this day made;KJ III.i.93
This day all things begun, come to ill end,This day all things begun come to ill end,KJ III.i.94
Yea, faith it selfe to hollow falshood change.Yea, faith itself to hollow falsehood change!KJ III.i.95
You haue beguil'd me with a counterfeitYou have beguiled me with a counterfeitKJ III.i.99
Resembling Maiesty, which being touch'd and tride,Resembling majesty, which, being touched and tried,KJ III.i.100
Proues valuelesse: you are forsworne, forsworne,Proves valueless. You are forsworn, forsworn!KJ III.i.101
You came in Armes to spill mine enemies bloud,You came in arms to spill mine enemies' blood,KJ III.i.102
But now in Armes, you strengthen it with yours.But now in arms you strengthen it with yours.KJ III.i.103
The grapling vigor, and rough frowne of WarreThe grappling vigour and rough frown of warKJ III.i.104
Is cold in amitie, and painted peace,Is cold in amity and painted peace,KJ III.i.105
And our oppression hath made vp this league:And our oppression hath made up this league.KJ III.i.106
Arme, arme, you heauens, against these periur'd Kings,Arm, arm, you heavens, against these perjured Kings!KJ III.i.107
A widdow cries, be husband to me (heauens)A widow cries; be husband to me, heavens.KJ III.i.108
Let not the howres of this vngodly dayLet not the hours of this ungodly dayKJ III.i.109
Weare out the daies in Peace; but ere Sun-set,Wear out the day in peace; but, ere sunset,KJ III.i.110
Set armed discord 'twixt these periur'd Kings,Set armed discord 'twixt these perjured Kings.KJ III.i.111
Heare me, Oh, heare me.Hear me! O, hear me!KJ III.i.112.1
War, war, no peace, peace is to me a warre:War! War! No peace! Peace is to me a war.KJ III.i.113
O Lymoges, O Austria, thou dost shameO Limoges! O Austria! Thou dost shameKJ III.i.114
That bloudy spoyle: thou slaue thou wretch, yu coward,That bloody spoil. Thou slave, thou wretch, thou coward!KJ III.i.115
Thou little valiant, great in villanie,Thou little valiant, great in villainy!KJ III.i.116
Thou euer strong vpon the stronger side;Thou ever strong upon the stronger side!KJ III.i.117
Thou Fortunes Champion, that do'st neuer fightThou fortune's champion, that dost never fightKJ III.i.118
But when her humourous Ladiship is byBut when her humorous ladyship is byKJ III.i.119
To teach thee safety: thou art periur'd too,To teach thee safety! Thou art perjured too,KJ III.i.120
And sooth'st vp greatnesse. What a foole art thou,And soothest up greatness. What a fool art thou,KJ III.i.121
A ramping foole, to brag, and stamp, and sweare,A ramping fool, to brag and stamp and swearKJ III.i.122
Vpon my partie: thou cold blooded slaue,Upon my party! Thou cold-blooded slave!KJ III.i.123
Hast thou not spoke like thunder on my side?Hast thou not spoke like thunder on my side,KJ III.i.124
Beene sworne my Souldier, bidding me dependBeen sworn my soldier, bidding me dependKJ III.i.125
Vpon thy starres, thy fortune, and thy strength,Upon thy stars, thy fortune, and thy strength,KJ III.i.126
And dost thou now fall ouer to my foes?And dost thou now fall over to my foes?KJ III.i.127
Thou weare a Lyons hide, doff it for shame,Thou wear a lion's hide! Doff it for shame,KJ III.i.128
And hang a Calues skin on those recreant limbes.And hang a calf's-skin on those recreant limbs.KJ III.i.129
O lawfull let it beO, lawful let it beKJ III.i.179.2
That I haue roome with Rome to curse a while,That I have room with Rome to curse awhile!KJ III.i.180
Good Father Cardinall, cry thou AmenGood father Cardinal, cry thou ‘ Amen ’KJ III.i.181
To my keene curses; for without my wrongTo my keen curses; for without my wrongKJ III.i.182
There is no tongue hath power to curse him right.There is no tongue hath power to curse him right.KJ III.i.183
And for mine too, when Law can do no right.And for mine too; when law can do no right,KJ III.i.185
Let it be lawfull, that Law barre no wrong:Let it be lawful that law bar no wrong.KJ III.i.186
Law cannot giue my childe his kingdome heere;Law cannot give my child his kingdom here,KJ III.i.187
For he that holds his Kingdome, holds the Law:For he that holds his kingdom holds the law.KJ III.i.188
Therefore since Law it selfe is perfect wrong,Therefore, since law itself is perfect wrong,KJ III.i.189
How can the Law forbid my tongue to curse?How can the law forbid my tongue to curse?KJ III.i.190
Looke to that Deuill, lest that France repent,Look to it, devil, lest that France repent,KJ III.i.196
And by disioyning hands hell lose a soule.And by disjoining hands, hell lose a soul.KJ III.i.197
What should he say, but as the Cardinall?What should he say, but as the Cardinal?KJ III.i.203
O Lewis, stand fast, the deuill tempts thee heereO Lewis, stand fast! The devil tempts thee hereKJ III.i.208
In likenesse of a new vntrimmed Bride.In likeness of a new, untrimmed bride.KJ III.i.209
Oh, if thou grant my need,O, if thou grant my need,KJ III.i.211.2
Which onely liues but by the death of faith,Which only lives but by the death of faith,KJ III.i.212
That need, must needs inferre this principle,That need must needs infer this principle,KJ III.i.213
That faith would liue againe by death of need:That faith would live again by death of need.KJ III.i.214
O then tread downe my need, and faith mounts vp,O then, tread down my need, and faith mounts up;KJ III.i.215
Keepe my need vp, and faith is trodden downe.Keep my need up, and faith is trodden down.KJ III.i.216
O be remou'd from him, and answere well.O, be removed from him, and answer well!KJ III.i.218
O, vpon my kneeO, upon my knee,KJ III.i.309.2
made hard with kneeling, / I doe pray to thee,Made hard with kneeling, I do pray to thee,KJ III.i.310
thou vertuous Daulphin, / Alter not the doomeThou virtuous Dauphin, alter not the doomKJ III.i.311
fore-thought by heauen.Forethought by heaven.KJ III.i.312
That which vpholdeth him, that thee vpholds,That which upholdeth him that thee upholds,KJ III.i.315
His Honor, Oh thine Honor, Lewis thine Honor.His honour! O, thine honour, Lewis, thine honour!KJ III.i.316
O faire returne of banish'd Maiestie.O fair return of banished majesty!KJ III.i.321
Lo; now: now see the issue of your peace.Lo! Now – now see the issue of your peace!KJ III.iv.21
No, I defie all Counsell, all redresse,No, I defy all counsel, all redress,KJ III.iv.23
But that which ends all counsell, true Redresse:But that which ends all counsel, true redress – KJ III.iv.24
Death, death, O amiable, louely death,Death! Death, O amiable, lovely death!KJ III.iv.25
Thou odoriferous stench: sound rottennesse,Thou odoriferous stench! Sound rottenness!KJ III.iv.26
Arise forth from the couch of lasting night,Arise forth from the couch of lasting night,KJ III.iv.27
Thou hate and terror to prosperitie,Thou hate and terror to prosperity,KJ III.iv.28
And I will kisse thy detestable bones,And I will kiss thy detestable bonesKJ III.iv.29
And put my eye-balls in thy vaultie browes,And put my eyeballs in thy vaulty brows,KJ III.iv.30
And ring these fingers with thy houshold wormes,And ring these fingers with thy household worms,KJ III.iv.31
And stop this gap of breath with fulsome dust,And stop this gap of breath with fulsome dust,KJ III.iv.32
And be a Carrion Monster like thy selfe;And be a carrion monster like thyself.KJ III.iv.33
Come,grin on me, and I will thinke thou smil'st,Come, grin on me, and I will think thou smilestKJ III.iv.34
And busse thee as thy wife: Miseries Loue,And buss thee as thy wife. Misery's love,KJ III.iv.35
O come to me.O, come to me!KJ III.iv.36.1
No, no, I will not, hauing breath to cry:No, no, I will not, having breath to cry!KJ III.iv.37
O that my tongue were in the thunders mouth,O that my tongue were in the thunder's mouth!KJ III.iv.38
Then with a passion would I shake the world,Then with a passion would I shake the world,KJ III.iv.39
And rowze from sleepe that fell AnatomyAnd rouse from sleep that fell anatomyKJ III.iv.40
Which cannot heare a Ladies feeble voyce,Which cannot hear a lady's feeble voice,KJ III.iv.41
Which scornes a moderne Inuocation.Which scorns a modern invocation.KJ III.iv.42
Thou art holy to belye me so,Thou art not holy to belie me so!KJ III.iv.44
I am not mad: this haire I teare is mine,I am not mad. This hair I tear is mine.KJ III.iv.45
My name is Constance, I was Geffreyes wife,My name is Constance. I was Geoffrey's wife.KJ III.iv.46
Yong Arthur is my sonne, and he is lost:Young Arthur is my son, and he is lost!KJ III.iv.47
I am not mad, I would to heauen I were,I am not mad – I would to heaven I were,KJ III.iv.48
For then 'tis like I should forget my selfe:For then 'tis like I should forget myself!KJ III.iv.49
O, if I could, what griefe should I forget?O, if I could, what grief should I forget!KJ III.iv.50
Preach some Philosophy to make me mad,Preach some philosophy to make me mad,KJ III.iv.51
And thou shalt be Canoniz'd (Cardinall.)And thou shalt be canonized, Cardinal.KJ III.iv.52
For, being not mad, but sensible of greefe,For, being not mad, but sensible of grief,KJ III.iv.53
My reasonable part produces reasonMy reasonable part produces reasonKJ III.iv.54
How I may be deliuer'd of these woes,How I may be delivered of these woes,KJ III.iv.55
And teaches mee to kill or hang my selfe:And teaches me to kill or hang myself.KJ III.iv.56
If I were mad, I should forget my sonne,If I were mad, I should forget my son,KJ III.iv.57
Or madly thinke a babe of clowts were he;Or madly think a babe of clouts were he.KJ III.iv.58
I am not mad: too well, too well I feeleI am not mad – too well, too well I feelKJ III.iv.59
The different plague of each calamitie.The different plague of each calamity.KJ III.iv.60
To England, if you will.To England, if you will.KJ III.iv.68.1
Yes that I will: and wherefore will I do it?Yes, that I will; and wherefore will I do it?KJ III.iv.69
I tore them from their bonds, and cride aloud,I tore them from their bonds, and cried aloud,KJ III.iv.70
O, that these hands could so redeeme my sonne,‘ O that these hands could so redeem my sonKJ III.iv.71
As they haue giuen these hayres their libertie:As they have given these hairs their liberty!’KJ III.iv.72
But now I enuie at their libertie,But now I envy at their liberty,KJ III.iv.73
And will againe commit them to their bonds,And will again commit them to their bonds,KJ III.iv.74
Because my poore childe is a prisoner.Because my poor child is a prisoner.KJ III.iv.75
And Father Cardinall, I haue heard you sayAnd, father Cardinal, I have heard you sayKJ III.iv.76
That we shall see and know our friends in heauen:That we shall see and know our friends in heaven.KJ III.iv.77
If that be true, I shall see my boy againe;If that be true, I shall see my boy again;KJ III.iv.78
For since the birth of Caine, the first male-childeFor since the birth of Cain, the first male child,KJ III.iv.79
To him that did but yesterday suspire,To him that did but yesterday suspire,KJ III.iv.80
There was not such a gracious creature borne:There was not such a gracious creature born.KJ III.iv.81
But now will Canker-sorrow eat my bud,But now will canker-sorrow eat my budKJ III.iv.82
And chase the natiue beauty from his cheeke,And chase the native beauty from his cheek,KJ III.iv.83
And he will looke as hollow as a Ghost,And he will look as hollow as a ghost,KJ III.iv.84
As dim and meager as an Agues fitte,As dim and meagre as an ague's fit,KJ III.iv.85
And so hee'll dye: and rising so againe,And so he'll die; and, rising so again,KJ III.iv.86
When I shall meet him in the Court of heauenWhen I shall meet him in the court of heavenKJ III.iv.87
I shall not know him: therefore neuer, neuerI shall not know him. Therefore never, neverKJ III.iv.88
Must I behold my pretty Arthur more.Must I behold my pretty Arthur more.KJ III.iv.89
He talkes to me, that neuer had a sonne.He talks to me that never had a son.KJ III.iv.91
Greefe fils the roome vp of my absent childe:Grief fills the room up of my absent child,KJ III.iv.93
Lies in his bed, walkes vp and downe with me,Lies in his bed, walks up and down with me,KJ III.iv.94
Puts on his pretty lookes, repeats his words,Puts on his pretty looks, repeats his words,KJ III.iv.95
Remembets me of all his gracious parts,Remembers me of all his gracious parts,KJ III.iv.96
Stuffes out his vacant garments with his forme;Stuffs out his vacant garments with his form;KJ III.iv.97
Then, haue I reason to be fond of griefe?Then, have I reason to be fond of grief?KJ III.iv.98
Fareyouwell: had you such a losse as I,Fare you well. Had you such a loss as I,KJ III.iv.99
I could giue better comfort then you doe.I could give better comfort than you do.KJ III.iv.100
I will not keepe this forme vpon my head,I will not keep this form upon my head,KJ III.iv.101
When there is such disorder in my witte:When there is such disorder in my wit.KJ III.iv.102
O Lord, my boy, my Arthur, my faire sonne,O Lord! My boy, my Arthur, my fair son!KJ III.iv.103
My life, my ioy, my food, my all the world:My life, my joy, my food, my all the world!KJ III.iv.104
My widow-comfort, and my sorrowes cure. My widow-comfort, and my sorrows' cure!KJ III.iv.105
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