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When all aloud the wind doth blow,
And Marian's nose looks red and raw,
Arm. The words of Mercury are harsh after the songs of Apollo. You, that way; we, this way.
HIPPOLYTA, Queen of the Amazons, betrothed to THESEUS.
HERMIA, in love with LYSANDer.
SCENE I. ATHENS. A Room in the Palace of THESEUS.
Enter THESEUS, HIPPOLYTA, PHILOSTRATE, and Attendants.
The. Now, fair Hippolyta, our nuptial hour
Long withering out a young man's revenue.
Hip. Four days will quickly steep themselves in nights;
Four nights will quickly dream away the time;
The pale companion is not for our pomp. [Exit PHILOSTRATE.
And won thy love, doing thee injuries;
Enter EGEUS, HERMIA, LYSANDER, and DEMETRIUS.
Ege. Happy be Theseus, our renownèd duke!