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The clouds, methought, would open, and show Such shapes, sueh gesture, and such sound, riches

expressing Ready to drop upon me; that, when I wak’d, Although they want the use of tongue), a kind I cried to dream again.

Of excellent dumb discourse. Ste. This will prove a brave kingdom to me, Pro. Praise in departing.

(Aside. where I shall have my music for nothing. Fran. They vanish'd strangely. Cal. When Prospero is destroyed.

Seb. No matter, since Ste. That shall be by and by: I remember They have left their viands behind; for we have the story.

stomachs.--Trin. The sound is going away: let's follow Will't please you taste of what is here ? it, and after, do our work.

Alon. Not I. Ste. Lead, monster; we'll follow.---I would, Gon. Faith, Sir, you need not fear: When I could see this taborer : he lays it on.

we were boys,

(eers, Trin. Wilt come? I'll follow, Stephano. Who would believe that there were mountain

[Exeunt. Dew-lapp'd like bulls, whose throats had hang

ing at them SCENE III.---Another part of the island.

Wallets of flesh? or that there were such men, Enter ALONSO, SEBASTIAN, ANTONIO, GONZALO, Whose heads stood in their breasts? which now ADRIAN, FRANCISCO, and others.

we find, Gon. By'r lakin,* I can go no further, Sir;

Each putter-out on five for one, will bring us My old bones ache: here's a maze trod, indeed, Good warrant of. Through forth-rights, and meanders ! 'by your

Alon. I will stand to, and feed, I needs must rest me.

(patience, Although my last : no matter, since I feel Alon, Old lord, I cannot blame thee,

The best is past :---Brother, my lord the duke, Who am myself attach'd with weariness,

Stand too, and do as we. To the dulling of my spirits : sit down, and rest. Thunder and Lightning. Enter Ariel like a Even here I will put off my hope, and keep it

harpy; claps his wings upon the table, and, No longer for my flatterer: he is drown'd,

with

a quaint device, the banquet vanishes. Whom thus we stray to find ; and the sea mocks Our frustrate search on land : Well, let him go. (That hath to instrument this lower world,

Ari. You are three men of sin, whom destiny Ant. I am right glad that he's so out of hope. And what is in't,) the never-surfeited sea

[ Aside to SEBASTIAN. Aath caused to belch up; and on this island Do pot, for one repulse, forego the purpose That you resolv'd to effect.

Where man doth not inhabit; you ’mongst men Seb. The next advantage

Being most unfit to live. I have inade you mad; Will we take thoroughly.

(Seeing ALON. SEB. &c. draw their swords. Ant. Let it be to-night;

And even with such like valour, men hang and For, now they are oppress’d with travel, they Their proper selves. You fools! I and my

drown

(fellows Will not, nor cannot, use such vigilance, As when they are fresh.

Are ministers of fate; the elements Seb. I say, to-night: no more.

Of whom your swords are temper'd, may as well

(stabs Solemn and strange music ; and Prospero above, Wound the loud winds, or with bemock'd-at inrisible. Enter several strange Shapes, bring - Kill the still-closing waters, as diminish ing in a banquet ; they dance about it with gentle One dowle* that's in my plume; my fellowactions of salutation; and, inviting the king,

ministers &c. to eat, they depart.

Are like invulnerable: if you could hurt, Alon. What harmony is this ? my good friends, Your swords are now too massy for your hark !

strengths, Gon. Marvellous sweet music!

And will not be uplifted : But, remember, Alon. Give us kind keepers, heavens! What For that's my business to you, that you three

From Milan did supplant good Prospero, were these? Seb. A living drollery :t Now I will believe, Expos’d unto the sea, which bath requit it, That there are unicorns; that, in Arabia

Him, and his innocent child : for which foul There is one tree, the phenix' throne; one The powers, delaying, not forgetting, have

deed At this hour reigning there. {phoenix Incens'a the seas and’shores, yea all' the crea

Ant. I'll believe both;
And what does else want credit, come to me,

tures, And I'll be sworn 'tis true: Travellers ne'er Against your peace : Thee, of thy son, Alonso, did lie,

They have bereft; and do pronounce by me, Though fools at home condemn them.

Lingering perdition (worse than any death Gon. If in Naples

Can be at once,) shall step by step attend I should report this now, would they believe You, and your ways; whose wrath to guard you

from If I should say I saw such islanders, (me? (For, certes, these are people of the island,)

(Which here, in this most desolate isle, else falls Who, though they are of monstrous shape, yet, Upon your heads,) is nothing, but heart's sor

And a cleart life ensuing. note,

(row, Their manners are more gentle-kind, than of He vanishes in thunder: then, to soft music, enter Our buman generation you shall find

the Shapes again, and dance with mops and Many, nay, almost any.

mowes, and curry out the table. Pro. Honest lord,

(present, Pro. [Aside.] Bravely the figure of this harpy Thou hast said well; for some of you there

hast thou Are worse than devils.

[ Aside. Perform’d, my Ariel; a grace it had, devouring: Alon. I cannot too much muse,

Of my instruction hast thou nothing 'bated, Our Lady. + Show. Certainly. Wonder,

Down.

# l'ure, blameless.

am.

In what thou hadst to say: so, with good life, Pro. Fairly spoke:
And observation strange, my meaner ministers Sit then, and talk with her, she is thine own.---
Their several kinds have done : my high charms What, Ariel; my industrious servant Ariel !

work,
And these, mine enemies, are all knit up

Enter ABIEL. In their distractions : they now are in my power;

Ari. What would my potent master ? here I And in these fits I leave them, whilst I visit Young Ferdinand, (whom they suppose is

Pro. Thou and thy meaner fellows your last drown'd,)

service And his and my loved darling.

Did worthily perform; and I must use you (Exit PROSPERO from above. In such another trick: go, bring the rabble, Gon. I'the name of something holy, Sir, why O'er whom I give thee power, here, to this stand you

place: In this strange stare?

Incite them to quick motion; for I must Alon. O, it is monstrous ! monstrous !

Bestow upon the eyes of this young couple
Methought, the billows spoke, and told me of it; Some vanity of mine art; it is my promise,
The winds did sing it to me; and the thunder, And they expect it from me.
That deep and dreadful organ-pipe, pronounc'd

Ari. Presently?
The name of Prosper ; it did bass my trespass. Pro. Ay, with a twink.
Therefore my son i' the ooze is bedded; and

Ari. Before you can say, Come, and go,
I'll seek him deeper than e'er plummet sounded, And breathe twice; and cry, so, so;
And with him there lie mudded. [Exit. Each one, tripping on his toe,
Seb. But one fiend at a time,

Will be here with mop and mowe: I'll fight their legions o'er.

Do you love me, master ? no. Ant. I'll be thy second.

Pro. Dearly, my delicate Ariel: Do not ap[Exeunt SeB. and Ant. Till thou dost hear me call.

(proach, Gon. All three of them are desperate; their

Ari. Well I conceive.

(Exit. great guilt,

Pro. Look, thou be true ; do not give dal. Like poison given to work a great time after,

liance

(straw Now 'gins to bite the spirits :- I do beseech you Too much the rein; the strongest oaths are That are of suppler joints, follow them swiftly, To the fire i' the blood : be more abstemious, And hinder them from what this ecstacy*

Or else, good night, your vow! May now provoke them to.

Fer. I warrant you, Sir; Adr. Follow, I pray you.

[Exeunt. The white-cold virgin snow upon my heart

Abates the ardour of my liver.
ACT IV.

Pro. Well.---
SCENE I.---Before Prospero's cell. Now come, my Ariel ; bring a corollary, *
Enter PROSPERO, FERDINAND, and MIRANDA.

Rather than want a spirit; appear, and

pertly.--

No tongue; all eyes; be silent. [ Soft music. Pro. If I have too austerely punish'd you, Your compensation makes amends; for I

A Masque. Enter Iris. Have given you here a thread of mine own life,

Iris. Ceres, most bounteous lady, thy rich lees
Or that for which I live; whom once again
I tender to thy hand : all thy vexations

Of wheat, rye, barley, vetches, oats, and pease;
Thy turfy mountains, where live nibbling

sheep, Were but my trials of thy love, and thou Hast strangely stood the test: here, afore Hea- And flat meads thatch'd with stover, them

; I ratify this my rich gift. O Ferdinand, [ven, Thy banks with peonied and lilied brins, Do not smile at me, that I boast her off, For thou shalt find she will outstrip all praise, To make cold nymphs chaste crowns; and

Which spungy April at thy hestt betrims, And make it halt behind her.

broom groves, Fer. I do believe it,

Whose shadow the dismissed bachelor loven Against an oracle. Pro. Then, as my gift, and thine own acqui- And thy sea-marge, sterile, and rocky-hard,

Being lass-lorn; thy pole-clipt yineyard; sition

Where thou thyself dost air: The queen o' Worthily purchas'd, take my daughter: But

sky, If thou dost break her virgin knot before Whose watery arch, and messenger, am I, All sanctimonious ceremonies may.

Bids thee leave these; and with her sovereiga With full and holy rite be minister'd, No sweet aspersiont shall the heavens let fall Here on this grass-plot, in this very place,

grace, To make this contract grow; but barren hate, To come and sport, her peacocks fly amain; Sour-ey'd disdain, and discord, shall bestrew The union of your bed with weeds so loathly, Approach, rich Ceres, her to entertain. That you shall hate it both: therefore, take

Enter CERES. As Hymen's lamps shall light you. (heed, Cer. Hail, many-colour'd messenger, that fer. As I hope

Dost disobey the wife of Jupiter; (ne'er For quiet days, fair issue, and long life, Who, with thy saffron wings, upon my flowers With such love as 'tis now; the murkiest den, Diffusest honey-drops, refreshing showers : The most opportune place, the strong'st sug- And with each end of thy blue bow

dost crown gestion

My boskyt acres, and my unshrubb'd down, Our worser Genius can, shall never melt Rich scarf to my proud earth; Why hath thy Mine honour into lust; to take away

[green? The edge of that day's celebration,

Summond me hither, to this short-grass'd When I shall think, or Phoebus' steeds are Iris. A contract of true love to celebrate; founder'd,

And some donation freely to estate
Or night hept chain'd below.

On the bless'd lovers.
Alienation of unind.

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Cer. Tell me, heavenly bow,

the end whereaf PROSPERO starts suddenly, and
If Venus, or her son, as thou dost know, speaks ; after which, to a strange, hollow, and
Do now attend the queen ? since they did plot confused noise, they heavily vanish.
The means, that dusky Dis* my daughter got,
Her and her blind boy's scandal'd company

Pro. (Aside.] I had forgot that foul conspiracy
I have forsworn.

Of the beast Caliban, and his confederates, Iris. Of her society.

Against my life; the minute of their plot Be not afraid: I met her deity

Is almost come.---[To the spirits.] Well done ;--

avoid ;---no more. Cutting the clouds towards Paphos; and her

Fer. This is most strange: your father's in Dore-drawn with her: here thought they to That works him strongly.

some passion
have done
Some wanton charm upon this man and maid, Saw I him touch'd with anger so distemper'd.

Mira. Never till this day,
Whose vows are, that no bed-rite shall be paid,
Till Hymen's torch be lighted : but in vain ;

Pro. You do look, my son, in a mov'd sort,
Mar's hot minion is return'd again;

As if you were dismay'd: bé cheerful, Sir:

Our revels now are ended: these our actors,
Her waspish-headed son has broke his arrows, As I foretold you, were all spirits, and
Swears he will shoot no more, but play with Are melted into air, into thin air:
And be a boy right out.

[sparrows, And, like the baseless fabric of this vision, Cer. Highest queen of state,

The cloud-capp'd towers, the gorgeous palaces,
Great Juno comes; I know hér by her gait.

The solemn temples, the great globe itself,
Enter JUNO.

Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve;
Juno. How does my bounteous sister? Go And, like this insubstantial pageant faded, *
with me,

Leave not a rackt behind : We are such stuff
To bless this twain, that they may prosperous As dreams are made of, and our little life
And honour'd in their issue.

[be,

Is rounded with a sleep.---Sir, I am vex'd;

Bear with my weakness; my old brain is
SONG,

troubled.
Juno. Honour, riches, marriage-blessing, Be not disturb'd with my infirmity :

Long continuance, and increasing, If you be pleas'd, retire into my cell,
Hourly joys be still upon you!

And there repose ; a turn or two I'll walk,
Juno sings her blessings on you. To still my beating mind.
Cer. Earth's increase, and foisont plenty ;

Fer. Mira. We wish you peace.

[Ereunt.
Barns, and garners never empty;

Pro. Come with a thought :---I thank you :---
Vines, with clust'ring bunches growing ;

Ariel, come.
Plants, with goodly burden bowing ;

Enter ARIEL.
Spring come to you, at the farthest,
In the very end of harrest!

Ari. Thy thoughts I cleave to; What's thy
Scarcity, and want, shall shun you ;

pleasure?
Ceres' blessing so is on you.

Pro. Spirit,

We must prepare to meet with Caliban.
Fer. This is a most majestic vision, and Ari. Ay, my Commander: when I presented
Harmonious charmingly: May I be bold

Ceres,
To think these spirits?

I thought to have told thee of it; but I fear'd, Pro. Spirits, which by mine art

Lest I might anger thee. I have from their confines call’d to enact

Pro. Say again, where didst thou leave these My present fancies.

varlets ? Fer. Let me live here ever;

Ari. I told you, Sir, they were red-hot with So rare a wonder'di father, and a wife,

drinking; Make this place Paradise.

So full of valour, that they smote the air (Juno and Ceres whisper, and send Iris on For breathing in their faces; beat the ground employment.

For kissing of their feet : yet always bending Pro. Sweet now, silence:

Towards their project: Then I beat my tabor,
Juno and Ceres whisper seriously;

At which, like unback'd colts, they prick'd
There's something else to do: hush, and be
Or else our spell is marr'd.

[mute, Advanc'd their eye-lids, lifted up their noses, Iris. You nymphs, calls Naiads, of the wan- As they smelt music; so I charm'd their ears, d'ring brooks,

[looks, That, calf-like, they my lowing follow'd, With your sedg'd crowns, and ever harmless through Leave your crisp channels, and on this green Tooth'd briers, sharp furzes, pricking goss, land

and thorns,

(them Answer your summons; Juno does command: Which enter'd their frail shins : at last I left Come, temperate nymphs, and help to cele- l' the filthy mantled pool beyond your cell, brate

There dancing up to the chins, that the foul A contract of true love; be not too late. O'er-stunk their feet.

[lake Enter certain Nymphs.

Pro. This was well done, my bird :

Thy shape invisible retain thou still: You sun-burn'd sicklemen, of August weary, The trumpery in my house,

go, bring it hither, Come hither from the furrow, and be merry ; For stalef to catch these thieves. Make holy-day: your rye-straw hats put on, Ari. I go, I go.

[Exit. And these fresh nymphs encounter every one In country footing.

Pro. A devil, a born devil, on whose nature

Nurtureộ can never stick; on whom my pains, Enter certain Reapers, properly habited: they join

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posed that the author wrote track, * Pluto + Abundance. Able to produce such wenders.

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Humanely taken, all, all lost, quite lost; And all be turn'd to barnacles, or to apes
And as, with age, his body uglier grows, With foreheads villainous low.'
So his mind cankers: I will plague them all, Ste. Monster, lay-to your fingers; help to
Re-enter Ariel loaden with glistering apparel, is, or I'll turn you out of my kingdom: go to,

bear this away, where my hogshead of wine $c. Even to roaring :---Come, hang them on this Trin. And this. line.

Ste. Ay, and thiş. Prospero and Ariel remain invisible. Enter A noise of hunters heard. Enter divers Spirits, CALIBAN, STEPHANO, and TRINCULO; all wet.

in shape of hounds, and hunt them about ; Cal. Pray you, tread softly, that the blind PROSPERO and ARIEL setting them on. mole may not

Pro. Hey, Mountain, hey!
Hear a foot fall: we now are near his cell.
Şte. Monster, your fairy, which, you say, is

Ari. Şilver!

there it goes, Silver !

Pro. Fury, Fury! there, Tyrant, there! hark, a harmless fairy, has done little better than

hark ! played the Jack* with us.

(Cal. Ste. and Trin, are driven out. Trin. Monster, I do smell all horse-piss; at Go, charge my goblins that they grind their which my nose is in great indignation.

joints Ste. So is mine. Do you hear, monster? If With dry convulsions; shorten up their sinews I should take a displeasure against you ; look With aged cramps; and more pinch-spotted you,

make them Trin. Thou wert but a lost monster.

Than pard,* or cat o' mountain. Cal. Good my lord, give me thy favour still :

Ari. Hark, they roar. Be patient, for the prize I'll bring thee to

Pro. Let them be hunted soundly: At this Shall hood-wink this mischance : therefore, Lie at my mercy all mine enemies : [hour

speak softly, All's hush'd as midnight yet.

Shortly shall all my labours end, and thou

Shalt have the air at freedom: for a little, Thin. Ay, but to lose our bottles in the Follow, and do me service. [Ereunt.

pool,--Ste. There is not only disgrace and dishonour

ACT V. in that, monster, but an infinite loss. Trin. That's more to me than my wetting:

SCENE I.-Before the Cell of Prospero. yet this is your harmless fairy, monster. Enter PROSPERO in his magic robes, and Ariel.

Ste. I will fetch off my bottle, though I be Pro. Now does my project gather to a head: o'er ears for my labour.

My charms crack not; my spirits obey; and Cal. Pr’ythee, my king, be quiet: Seest thou

time here,

(enter; Goes upright with his carriage. How's the day? This is the mouth of the cell: no noise, and

Ari. On the sixth hour; at which time, my Do that good mischief, which may m ke this You said our work should cease. [lord, island

Pro. I did say so, Thine own for ever, and I, thy Caliban, When first I rais'd the tempest. Say, my spirit, For ayet thy foot-licker.

How fares the king and his? Ste. Give me thy hand: I do begin to have Ari. Confin'd together bloody thoughts.

In the same fashion as you gave in charge ; Trin. O king Stephano! O peer! O worthy Just as you left them, Sir; all prisoners Stephano ! look, what a wardrobe here is for In the líme-grove which weather-fendst your thee!

cell; Cal. Let it alone, thou fool ; it is but trash. They cannot budge, till you release. The king,

Trin. 0, ho, monster ;, we know what be- His brother, and yours, abide all three dislongs to a frippery :-0'king Stephano !

tracted; Ste. Put off that gown, Princulo ; by this and the remainder mourning over them, hand, I'll have that gown.

Brim-full of sorrow, and dismay; but chiefly, Trin. Thy grace shall have it.

Him you term'd, Sir, The good old lord, Gonzalo; Cal. The dropsy drown this fool! what do His tears run down his beard, like winter's you mean,

drops To doat ihus on such luggage ? Let's along, And do the murder first: if he awake,

From eavest of reeds : your charm so strongly

works them, From toe to crown he'll fill our skins with That if you now beheld them, your affections Make us strange stuff.

(pinches ; Would become tender. Ste. Be you quiet, monster.-Mistress line, Pro. Dost thou think so, spirit ? is not this my jerkin? Now is the jerkin under

Ari. Mine would, Sir, were I human. the line : now, jerkin, you are like to lose your Pro. And mine shall. hair, and prove a bald jerkin.

Hast thou, which art but air, a touch, a feeling Trin. Do, do: We steal by line and level, Of their afflictions ? and shall not myself, and't like your grace.

One of their kind, that relish all as sharply, Ste. I thank thee for that jest; here's a gar- Passion as they, be kindlier mov'd than thou ment fort : wit shall not go unrewarded, while

art? I an king of this country : Steal by line and Though with their high wrongs I am struck to level, is an excellent pass of pate; there's an

the quick, other garment for't. Trin. Monster, come, put some limes upon Do 1 take part: the rarer action is

Yet, with my nobler reason, 'gainst my fury

[tent, your fingers, and away with the rest. Cal. I will have none on't: we shall lose our The sole dritt of my purpose doth extend

In virtue than in vengeance: they being penitime,

Not a frown further: Go, release them, Ariel ; Jack with a lantern.

+ Eser. A shop for the sale or old clothes. Bird-lime. * Leopard. + Defends from bad weather. Thatch

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My charöns I'll break, their senses l’II restore,, I will dis-case me, and myself present,
And they shall be themselves.

As I was sometime Milan:-quickly, spirit; Ari. I'll fetch them, Sir.

[Erit. Thou shalt ere long be free. Pro. Yeelves of hills, brooks, standing lakes, and groves;

ARIEL re-enters, singing, and helps to attire And ye, that on the sands with printless foot

PROSPERO.
Do chase the ebbing Neptune, and do fly him, Ar. Where the bee sucks, there suck I;
When he comes back; you demi-puppets, that
By moonshine do the green-suur ringlets make,

In a cowslip's bell I lie:
Whereof the ewe not bites; and you, whose

There I couch when owls do cry.

On the bat's back I do fly,
pastime

After summer, merrily:
Is to make midnight-mushrooms; that rejoice
To hear the solemn curfew; by whose aid

Merrily, merrily, shall I live now,

Under the blossom that hangs on the bougha (Weak masters though you be,) I have bedimm'd

(winds, Pro. Why, that's my dainty Ariel: I shall The noon-tide sun, callid forth the mutinous

miss thee; And 'twixt

the green sea and the azur’d vault But yet thou shalt have freedom : so, so, 50.Set roaring war: to the dread rattling thunder To the king's ship, invisible as thou art: Have I given fire, and rifted Jove's stout oak There shalt thou find the mariners asleep With his own bolt: the strong-bas'd promontory Under the hatches; the master, and the boatHave I made shake; and by the spurs pluck'd

swain,

Being awake, enforce them to this place; The pine, and cedar: graves, at my command, And presently, I pr’ythee. Have waked their sleepers ; oped, and let them Ari. I drink the air before me, and return forth

Or e'er your pulse twice beat. [Erit ARIEL. By my so potent art: But this rough magic Gon. All torment, trouble, wonder, and I here abjure: and, when I have requir'd Some heavenly music, (which even now I do,) Inhabits here: Some heavenly power guide us To work mine end upon their senses, that

Out of this fearful country! This airy charm is for, I'll break my staff, Pro. Behold, Sir king, Bury it certain fathoms in the earth,

The wronged duke of Milan, Prospero : And, deeper than did ever plummet sound, For more assurance that a living prince I'll drown my book.

[Solemn music. Does now speak to thee, I embrace thy body;

And to thee, and thy company, I bid Re-enter ARIEL: after him, ALONSO, with a A hearty welcome. frantic gesture, attended by GONZALO; SEBAS. Alon. Whe'r* thou beest he, or no, TIAN and ANTONto in like manner, attended Or sone enchanted trifle to abuse me, by ADRIAN and FRANCISCO: They all enter the As late I have been, I not know; thy pulse circle which PROSPERO had made, and there | Beats, as of flesh and blood; and, since I saw stand charmed; which PROSPERO observing,

thee, speaks.

Th’ affliction of my mind amends, with which, A solemn air, and the best comforter

I fear, a madness held 'me: this must crave To an unsettled fancy, cure thy brains, (An if this be at all,) a most strange story. Now useless, boild within thy skull! There Thy dukedom I resign; and do entreat For you are spell-stopp.d.

[stand, Thou pardon me my wrongs:--But how should Holy Gonzalo, honourable man,

Prospero Mine eyes, even sociable

to the show of thine, Be living, and be here ? Fall fellowly drops.The charm dissolves Pro. First, noble friend, apace;

Let me embrace thine age; whose honour can. And as the morning steals upon the night, Be measur'd, or confin'd.

[not Melting the darkness, so their rising senses

Gon. Whether this be, Begin to chase the ignorant fumes that mantle Or be not, I'll not swear. Their clearer reason.-O my good Gonzalo, Pro. You do yet taste My true preserver, and a loyal sir

Some subtilties o' the isle, that will not let you To him thou follow'st; I will pay thy graces Believe things certain :-Welcome, my friends Home, both in word and deed.--Most cruelly

all : Didst thou, Alonso, use me and my daughter: But you, my brace of lords, were I so minded, Thy brother was a furtherer in the act;

[Aside to SEB. and Ant. Thou’rt pinch'd for't now, Sebastian.-Flesh I here conld pluck his highness' frown upon and blood,

And justify you traitors; at this time [you, You brother mine, that'entertain'd ambition, I'll tell no tales. Expell'd remorse and nature; who, with Se- Seb. The devil speaks in him. [Aside. bastian,

Pro. No:(Whose inward pinches therefore are most For you, most wicked Sir, whom to call brother strong.)

Would even infect'my mouth, I do forgive Would here have kill'd your king; I do forgive Thy rankest fault; all of them; and require thee,

(standing My dukedom of thee, which, perforce, i know, Unnatural though thou art! Their under- Thou must restore. Begins to swell;

and the approaching tide Alon. If thou beest Prospero, Will shortly fill the reasonable shores, Give us particulars of thy preservation : That now lie foul and

muddy. Not one of them, How thou hast met us here, who three hours That yet looks on me, or would know me:

since

[lost, Ariel,

Were wreck'd upon this shore; where I have Fetch me the hat and rapier in my cell; How sharp the point of this remembrance is !

(Exit ARIEL. My dear son Ferdinand. Pity, or tenderness of heart.

* Whether.

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