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You did supplant your brother Prospero. For my poor son.
Ant.

Truo : Gon. Heavens keep him from these beasta!
And look, how well my garments sit upon me; For he is, sure, i' the island.
Much feater than beforei my brother's servants Alon.

Lead away. Were then my fellows, how they are my men. Art. Prospero my lord shall know what I have Seb. But, for your conscience

done:

(Aside. Ant. Ay, sir ; where lies that? if it were a kibe, so, king, go safely on to seek thy son. [Exeunt. 'Twould put me to my slipper ; but I feel not This deity in my bosom: twenty consciences,

SCENE II.Another part of the Island. Enter, That stand 'twist me and Milan, candied be they, Caliban, with a burden of wood. A noise of

thunder heard. And melt, ere they molest! Here lies your brother, No better than the earth he lies upon,

Cal. All the infections that the sun sucks up If he were that which now he's like; whom I, From bogs, fens, fats, on Prosper fall, and make With this obedient steel, three inches of it,

him Can lay to bed forever: whiles you, doing thus, By inch-meal a disease! His spirits hear me, To the perpetual wink for aye might put And yet I needs must curse. But they'll nor pinch, This ancient morsel, this sir Prudence, who Fright me with urchin shows, pitch me i'the mire, Should not upbraid our course. For all the rest, Nor lead me, like a fire-brand, in the dark, They'll take suggestion, as a cat laps milk; Out of my way, unless he bid them ; but They'll tell the clock to any business that For every trifle are they set upon me: We say befits the hour.

Sometimes like apes, that moes and chatter at me, Seb.

Thy case, dear friend, And after, bite ine; then like hedge-hogs, which Shall be my precedent; as thou got'st Milan, Lie tumbling in my bare-foot way, and mount I'll come by Naples. Draw thy sword: one stroke Their pricks at my foot-lall; sometime am I Shall free thee from the tribute which thou pay'st; All wound with adders, who, with cloven tongues, And I the king shall love thee.

Do hiss me into madness:-Lo! now! lo! Ant.

Draw together:
And when I rear my hand, do you the like,

Enter Trinculo.
To fall it on Gonzalo.
Seb.
o, but one word.

Here comes a spirit of his, and to torment me, [They converse apart. For bringing wood in slowly; I'll fall flat;

Perchance he will not mind me.
Music. Re-enter Ariel, invisible.

Trin. Here's neither bush nor shrub, to bear off Ari. My master through his art foresees the hear

it sing i' the wind : yond' same black cloud,

any weather at all, and another storm brewing; I danger

yond' huge one, looks like a foul bumbard* that That these, his frie are in; and sends me forth, would shed his liquor. If it should thunder, as it (For else his project dies,) to keep them living.

did before, I know not where to hide my head : (Sings in Gonzalo's ear. yond same cloud cannot choose but fall by pailWhile you here do snoring lie,

l'uls.-What have we here? a man or a fish? Open-ey'd Conspiracy

Dead or alive? A fish: he smells like a fish; a His time doth take :

very ancient and fish-like smell; a kind of, not of If of life you keep a care,

the newest, Poor John. A strange fish! Were I Shake of slumber, and beware :

in England now, (as once I was,) and had this fish Awake! awake!

painted, not a holiday fool there but would give a

piece of silver: there would this monster make a Ant. Then let us both be sudden.

man; any strange beast there makes a man: when Gon. Now, good angels, preserve the king! they will not give a doit to relieve a lame beggar,

(They wake. they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian. Legg’d Alon. Why, how now, ho! awake! Why are you like a man! and his fins like arms! Warm, o' my drawn?

troth! I do now let loose my opinion, hold it no Wherefore this ghastly looking ?

longer; this is no fish, but an islander, that hath Gon,

What's the matter? Iately suffered by a thunderbolt. [Thunder.) Alas! Seb. Whiles we stood here securing your repose, the storm is come again : my best way is to creep Even now, we heard a hollow burst of bellowing under his gaberdine;' there is no other shelter Like bulls, or rather lions ; did it not wake you? hereabout: misery acquaints a man with strange It struck mine ear most terribly.

bed-fellows. I will here shroud, till the dregs of Alon.

I heard nothing. the storm be past.
Ant. 0, 'twas a din to fright a monster's ear;
To make an earthquake sure it was the roar

Enter Stephano, singing; a bottle in his hand. Of a whole herd of lions.

Ste. I shall no more to sea, to sea,
Alon,
Heard you this, Gonzalo?

Here shall I die ashore;-
Gon. Upon mine honour, sir, I heard a hum-
ming,

This is a very scurvy tune to sing at a man's funeral: And that a strange one too, which did awake me: Well, here's my comfort.

[Drinks. I shak'd you, sir, and cry'd'; as mine eyes open'd, The master, the swabber, the boastswain, and I, I saw their weapons drawn:-there was a noise, The gunner, and his mate, That's verity: 'best stand upon our guard; Lov'd Mall, Meg, and Marian, and Margery, Or that we quit this place : let's draw our weapons. But none of us card for Kate : Alon. Lead off this ground; and let's make fur- For she had a tongue with a tang, ther search

Would cry to a sailor, Go, hang :
(1) Ever.
(2) Any hint,

(4) A black jack of leather, to hold beer, Make mouths,

(5) The fock of a peasant,

:

She low'd not the percent of ter nor of pitch, 'I escad'd upon a butt of sack, which tise sailors Yet a tailor might serach her where'er she did itch: heard over-board, by his bottle! wisach i nade o!

Then to sen, boys, and let her go hanz. tre bark on a tree, wila mine own beads, suce I This is a scurvy tune too: but here's my comfort. was cast a-shore.

Drinki. Cod. Til swear, upon that botile, to be thy Cal. Do not torment me: 0!

Trie susret; for le liquor is not earthy. Sie. What's the matter! Have we devils here! Sle. Here; swear then how to escap dst. Do you put tricks upon us with savares, and men of Trin. Swam 2-store, man, like a duck; I can Inde?' 'Ha! I have not 'scap'd drowning, lo be swim like a duck, I'! be sworni. alcard now of your four legs; for it hath been said, se. Here, kiss the beck: though thou canst swim As proper a man as ever went on four legs, cannot like a duck, that art made like a goose. make him give ground: and it shall be said so again, Trin. O Supanao, hast any more of this? while Stephano breathes at nostrils.

Sle. The whole bult, man; my ceilar is in a rock Cal. The spirit torrents me: 0!

by the sea-side, where my wine is hand. Hon now, Ste. This is some monster of the isle, with four mcon-cali? How does thine acue! legs; who hath not, as I take it, an aque: where C: Hest thou not dropped from heaven! the devil should he leam our language! I will give: Sle, Out o' the moon, I do assure thee. I was the him some relief, if it be but for that: if I can reco- man in the moon, when time was. ver him, and keep him tame, and get to Naples with Col. I have seen thick in her, and I do adore thee; him, he's a present for any emperor that ever trod My mistress showed me thee, thy dog, and bush. on neat's leather.

Sle. Cone, swear to that; kiss the bock: I will Cal. Do not torrent mo, prisihce;

furnish it anon with new contenis: swear. I'll brinz my wood home faster.

Trin. By this good light, this is a very shallow Sle. lle's in his fit now; and done not talk after monster:-Ialeard of him. I-a very weak monster: the wiecst. He shall laste ofiny bottle: il be have — The man i' the moon !- a most poor credulous never drunk wine afore, it will yo near to remove monster :-well drawn, monster, in good sooth. his fit: if I can recover him, and keep him tame, ll. Cal. I'll show thee every fertile in ho' the island. will not take too much for him : he shail pay for him and kiss thy fool. I priyihte, be my god. that hath him, and that soundly.

Trin. By this light, a most pertidious and drunken Cal. Thou dost me yet but little hurt; thou wilt monster ; when his cod's asieep, he'll rob his bottle. Anon, I know it by thy trembling:

Cul. I'll kiss thy foot : I'll sucar myself thy subNow Prosper works upon thee.

ject. Sie, Coinc on your ways; open your mouth; Ste. Come on then; down, ard swear, here is that which will give language to you, cat Trin. Ichall laugh myself to death at ihis puppy. open your mouth: this will shihe your shaking, I headed monster: a most scurvy monster ! I could can tell you, and that soundly: you cannot icii find in my heart to beat him,who's your friend: open your chaps again.

Ste. Come, kiss. Trin. I should know that voice: it should be- Trin. -but that the poor monster's in drink: an but he is drowned ; and these are devils: 0! de- abominable monster! send me!

Cal. I'll show thee the best springs; I'll pluck Ste. Four legs, and two voices; a most delicate thee berries; monster! His forward voice now is to speak well I'll fish for thee, and get thee wood enough. of his friend; bis backward voice is to utter foul A plaque upon the tyrant that I serve! speeches, and to detract. If all the wine in my bot-II'll bear himn no more sticks, but follow thee, tle will recover hiin, I will help his aguc: come, Thou wondrous man. Amen! I will pour some in thy other mouth. Trin. A most ridiculous monster; to make a Trin. Stephano,

wonder of a poor drunkard. Ste. Doth thy other mouth call me ? Mercy! Cal. I pr’ythee, let me bring thee where crabs mercy! this is a devil, and no monster: I will leave prow; nim; I have no long spoon.

And I, with my long nails, will dig thee pig-nuts; Trin. Stephano !--is thou becst Stephano, touch Show Thee a jay's nest, and instruct thee how me, and speak to me; for I ain Trinculo ;-be not to spare the nimble marinozet ; I'll bring thee areard,--thy good friend Trinculo.

To clust'ring filberds, and sometimes I'll get thee Sle.' If thou becst Trinculo, coinc forth; I'll pull Young sea-mells from the rock. Wilt thou go with thee by the lesser legs: if any be Trinculo's legs,

me? these are they. Thou art very Trinculo, indeed: Ste. I pr’ythee now, lead the way, without any how can'st thou to be the siege of this moon-call? more talking.–Trinculo, the king and all our comCan he vent Trinculos?

pany else being drowned, we will inherit here. Trin. I took him to be kill'd with a thunder-Here; bear my bottle: Fellow Trinculo, we'll fill stroke :-But art thou not drowned, Stephano? 1 him by and by again. hope now, thou art not drowned. "Is the storm

Cal. Farewell masler ; farewell, farewell. over-blown! I hid me under the dead moon-call's

(Sings drunkenly. gaberdine, for fear of the storm : and art thon living, Stephano 1 o Stephano, tivo Neapolitans 'scap'J !

Trin. A howling monster ; a drunken monster. Ste. Prythec, do not turn ine about; my stomach Cal. No more dams I'U make for fish; is not constant.

Nor selch in firing
Cal. These be fine things, an is they be not sprites.

At requiring,
That's a brave god, and bears celestial liquor : Nor scrape trenchering, nor wash dish;
I will kneel to him.

Bam, 'Ban, Ca-Caliban,
Sle. How didst thou 'scape? How cam'st thou

Has a new master-Get a new man. hither? swear by this bottle, how thou cam’st hither. Freedom, heydaye leynday, freedom : freedom,

(1) India. (2) Stool. (3) Sca-gulls, Sle, O brave monster! Icad the way, [Exeunt, ACT III.

More that I may call men, than you, good friend,

And my dear father : how features are abroad, SCENE I.-Before Prospero's cell. Enter Fer-li am skill-less of; but by my modesty dinand, bearing a log.

(The jewel in my dower) I would not wish

Any companion in the world but you; Fer. There be some sports are painful; but Nor can imagination form a shape, their labour

Besides yourself, to like of: but I prattle Delight in them sets off: some kinds of baseness Something too wildly, and my father's precepts Are nobly undergone; and most poor matters Therein forget. Point to rich ends. This my mean task would be Fer.

I am, in my condition, As heavy to me, as 'tis odious; but

A prince, Miranda ; I do think, a king; The mistress, which I serve, quickens what's dead, (I would, not so!) and would no more endure And makes my labours pleasures: 0, she is This wooden slavery, than I would suffer Ten times more gentle than her father's crabbed; The flesh-fly blow my mouth. Hear my soul speak; And he's compos'd of harshness. I must remove The very instant that I saw you, did Some thousands of these logs, and pile them up, My heart fly to your service; there resides, Upon a sore injunction : my sweet mistress To make me slave to it; and, for your sake, Weeps when she sees me work; and says, such Am I this patient log-man. baseness

Mira.

Do you love me? Had ne'er like executor. I forget :

Fer. O heaven, 0 earth, bear witness to this But these sweet thoughts do even refresh my sound, labours;

And crown what I profess with kind event, Most busy-less, when I do it.

If I speak true; if hollowly, invert

What best is boded me, to mischief! 1,
Enter Miranda; and Prospero at a distance. Beyond all limit of what else i' the world,

Do love, prize, honour you.
Mirel,
Alas, now! pray you, Mira.

I am a fool,
Work not so hard : I would, the lightning had

To wecp at what I am glad of. Burnt up those logs, that you are enjoin'd to pile !

Pro.

Fair encounter Pray xol it down, and rest you: when this burns, loftwo most rare affections ! Heavens rain grace

Twill weep for having wearied you. My father On that which breeds between them! Is hard at study; pray now, rest yoursell :

Fer.

Wherefore weep you? lle's sale for these three hours.

Mira. At mine unworthiness, that dare not offer Fer.

O most dear mistress, What I desire to give; and much less take, The sun will set, before I shall discharge What I shall die to want : But this is trifling; What I must strive to do.

And all the more it seeks to hide itself, Mira.

If you'll sit down, The bigger bulk it shows. Hence, bashsul cunning!
I'll bear your logs the while: pray give me that; And prompt me, plain and holy innocence!
I'll carry it to the pile.

I am your wise, if you will marry me;
Fer.
No, precious creature:

If not, I'll die your maid : to be your fellow
I had rather crack my sinews, break my back, You may deny me; but I'll be your servant,
Than you should such dishonour undergo, Whether you will or no.
While I sit lazy by.

Fer.

My mistress, dearest, Mira.

It would become me And I thus humble ever. As well as it does you: and I should do it

Mira.

My husband then ? With much more ease ; for my good will is to it, Fer. Ay, with a heart as willing And yours against,

As bondage e'er of freedom: here's my hand. Pro.

Poor worm ! thou art infected ; Mira. And mine, with my heart in't: And now This visitation shows it.

farewell, Mira.

You look wearily. Till half an hour hence. Fer. No, noble mistress; 'tis fresh morning with Fer.

A thousand ! thousand ! me,

(Exeunt Fer. and Mir. When you are by at night. I do beseech you Pro. So glad of this as they, I cannot be, (Chielly, that I might set it in my prayers,) Who are surpris'd with all; but my rejoicing What is your name?

At nothing can be more. i'll to my book:
Mira.
Miranda :-) my father,

For yet, ere supper time, must I perform
I have broke your hest' to say so!

Much business appertaining.

[Erit. Fer.

Admir'd Miranda !
Indeed, the top of admiration; worth
What’s dicarest to the worid. Full many a lady

SCENE II.-Another part of the Island. Enter I have ey'd with best regard; and many a time

Stephano and Trinculo; Caliban following with The harmony of their tongues hath into bondage

a bollle. Brought my loo diligent car: for several virtues Have I lik'd several women; never any

Ste. Tell not me;--when the butt is out, we will With so full soul, but some defect in her

drink water; not a drop before : therefore bear up, Did quarrel with the noblest grace she ow'd,?

and board 'em: Servant-monster, drink to me. And put it to the foil : but you, O you,

Trin. Servant-monster? the folly of this island! So perfect, and so peerless, are created They say, there's but five upon this isle: we are Of every creature's best.

three of them; if the other two be brained like us, Mira,

I do not know

the state totters. One of my sex ; no woman's face remember, Sle. Drink, servant-monster, when I bid thee; Save, from my glass, minc own; nor have I seen thy eyes are almost set in thy head.

Trin. Where should they be set else? he were (1) Coromand. () Own'd. (3) Whatsoever. Ja brave monster indeed, if they were set in his tail,

She lov'd not the savour of lar nor of pitch, I escap'd upon a butt of sack, which the sailors Yel a tailor might scratch her where'er she did itch: heard over-board, by this bottlé! which I made of

Then to sea, boys, and let her go hang. the bark of a tree, with mine own hands, since 1 This is a scurvy lune too: but here's my comfort. was cast a-shore.

[Drinks. Cal. I'll swear, upon that bottle, to be thy Cal. Do not torment me: 0!

True subject; for the liquor is not earthly. Sle. What's the matter? Have we devils here? Ste. Here; swear then how thou escap dst. Do you put tricks upon us with savages, and men of Trin. Swam a-shore, man, like a duck; I can Inde?' 'Ha! I have not 'scap'd drowning, to be swim like a duck, I'll be sworn. alcard now of your four legs; Tor it hath been said, Ste. Here, kiss the book : though thou canst swim As proper a man as ever went on four legs, cannot like a duck, that art made like a goose. make him give ground: and it shall be said so again, Trin. O'Stephano, hast any more of this? while Stephano breathes at nostrils.

Ste. The whole butt, man; my cellar is in a rock Cal. The spirit torments me: 0!

by the sea-side, where my wine is hid. How now, Sle. This is some monster of the islc, with four moon-calf ? How does thine ague ? legs; who hath got, as I take it, an ague: Where Cal. Hast thou not dropped from heaven? the devil should he learn our language? I will give Sie, Out o’the moon, I do assure thee: I was the him some relief, if it be but for that if I can reco- man in the moon, when time was. ver him, and keep him tame, and get to Naples with Cal. I have seen thee in her, and I do adore thee; him, he's a present for any emperor that ever trod My mistress showed me thee, thy dog, and bush. on peat's lcather.

Ste. Conic, swear to that; kiss the book: I will Cal. Do not torinent me, pr'yihce;

furnish it anon with new contents: swear. I'll bring my wood home fáster.

Trin. By this good light, this is a very shallow Sle. He's in his fit now; and docs not talk after monster:-Jaleard of him ?-a very weak monster: the wiscst. He shall taste of iny bottle: if he have - The man i' the moon ?- a most poor credulous never drunk wine afore, it will go near to remove monster :-well drawn, monster, in good sooth. his fit: if I can recover hin, and keep him tame, I Cal. I'll show thee every sertile incho' the island. will not take too much for him: he shall pay for him And kiss thy foot. I pr’yihee, be my god. that hath him, and that soundly.

Trin. By this light, a mosi perlidious and drunken Cal. Thou dost me yet but little hurt; thou wilt monster ; when his god's asleep, he'll rob his boulle. Anon, I know it by thy trembling:

Cul, I'll kiss thy foot : I'll swear myself thy subNow Prosper works upon thec.

ject. Ste. Come on your ways; open your mouth; Ste. Come on then; down, and swear, here is that which will give language to you, cat Trin. Ishall laugh myself to death at this puppy. open your mouth: this will shake your shaking, 1 headed monster: a most scurvy monster! I could can tell you, and that soundly: you cannot tell find in my heart to beat him,who's your friend: open your chaps again. Ste. Come, kiss.

Trin, I should know that voice: it should be Trin. —but that the poor monster's in drink: an but he is drowned; and these are devils: 0! de- abominable monster! fend me!

Cal. I'll show thee the best springs; I'll pluck Sle. Four legs, and two voices; a most delicate thee berries; monster! His forward voice now is to speak well i'll fish for thee, and get thee wood enough. of his friend; his backward voice is to utter foul A plague upon the tyrant that I serve! speeches, and to detract. If all the wine in my bot- i'll bear him no more sticks, but follow thee, ile will recover hinn, I will help his ague: come, Thou wondrous man. Amen! I will pour some in thy other mouth. Trin. A most ridiculous monster; to make a Trin, Stephano,

wonder of a poor drunkard. Ste. Doth thy other mouth call me ? Mercy! Cal. I pr’ythee, let me bring thee where crabs mercy! this is a devil, and no monster: I will leave grow; nim ; I have no lony spoon.

And I, with my long nails, will dig thee pig-nuts; Trin. Stephano !-il thou beest Stephano, touch Show thee a jay's nest, and instruct thee how me, and speak to me; for I ain Trinculo ;-be not To snare the nimble marinozet ; I'll bring thee aseard,—thy good friend Trinculo.

To clust'ring filberds, and sometimes I'll get thee Sle.' II thou beest Trinculo, cogne forth ; I'll pull Young sca-mells" from the rock. Wilt thou go with thee by the lesser legs: is any be Trinculo's legs, these are they. Thou art very Trinculo, indeed: Ste. I pr’ythee now, lead the way, without any how cam’st thou to be the siege of this moon-calf? more talking.–Trinculo, the king and all our comCan he vent 'Trinculos ?

pany else being drowned, we will inherit here.Trin. I took him to be kill'd with a thunder- Here; bear my bottle: Fellow Trinculo, we'll fill stroke :-But art thou not drowned, Stephano? I him by and by again. hope now, thou art not drowned. Is the storm

Cal. Farewell master; farewell, farewell. over-blown! I hid me under the dead moon-call's

(Sings drunkenly. gaberdine, for fear of the storm; and art thou living, Stephano ? o Stephano, two Neapolitans 'scap'u!

Trin. A howling monster; a drunken monster. Ste. Prythee, do not turn ine about; my stomach Cal. No more dams I'll make for fish; is not constant.

Nor fetch in firing
Cal. These be fine things, an is they be not sprites.

At requiring,
That's a brave god, and bears celestial liquor: Nor scrape trenchering, nor wash dish;
I will kneel to him.

Ban, 'Bom, Ca-Caliban,
Ste. How didst thou 'scape? How cam'st thou

Has a new master-Get a new man. hither? swear by this bottle, how thou cam’st hither. Freedom, hey-day! hey-day, freedom : freedom,

hey-day, freedom! (!) India, (2) Stool. (3) Sea-gulls. Şle. O brave monster! Icad the way, (Exeunl,

me ?

More that I may call men, than you, good friend, ACT III.

And my dear father: how features are abroad, SCENE I.-Before Prospero's cell. Enter Fer-li am skill-less of ; but by my modesty dinand, bearing a log.

('The jewel in my dower,) I would not wish

Any companion in the world but you; Fer. There be some sports are painful; but Nor can imagination form a shape, their labour

Besides yourself, to like of: but I prattle Delight in them sets off: some kinds of baseness Something too wildly, and my father's precepts Are nobly undergone; and most poor matters Therein forget. Point to rich ends. This my mean task would be Fer.

I am, in my condition, As heavy to me, as 'tis odious; but

A prince, Miranda ; I do think, a king; The mistress, which I serve, quickens what's dead, (I would, not so !) and would no more endure And makes my labours pleasures: O, she is This wooden slavery, than I would suffer Ten times more gentle than her father's crabbed; The flesh-fly blow my mouth. Hear my soul speak; And he's compos'd of harshness. I must remove The very instant that I saw you, did Some thousands of these logs, and pile them up, My heart fly to your service; there resides, Upon a sore injunction: my sweet mistress To make me slave to it; and, for your sake, Weeps when she sees me work; and says, such Am I this patient log-man. baseness

Mira.

Do you love me? Had ne'er like executor. I forget :

Fer. O heaven, 0 earth, bear witness to this But these sweet thoughts do even refresh my sound, labours ;

And crown what I profess with kind event, Most busy-less, when I do it.

If I speak true; if hollowly, invert

What best is boded me, to mischief! I,
Enter Miranda; and Prospero at a distance. Beyond all limit of what else' i' the world,

Do love, prize, honour you.
Mirche
Alas, now! pray you, Mira.

I am a fool,
Work not so hard : I would, the lightning had To wecp at what I am glad of.
Burnt up those logs, that you are enjoin'd to pile ! Pro.

Fair encounter l'ray set it down, and rest you: when this burns, or two most rare affections ! Heavens rain grace 'Twill weep for having wearied you. My father On that which breeds between them! Is hard at study ; pray now, rest yourself':

Fer.

Wherefore weep you? Ile's safe for these three hours.

Mira. At mine unworthiness, that dare not offer Fer.

O most dear mistress, What I desire to give; and much less take, The sun will set, before I shall discharge What I shall die to want: But this is trilling; What I must strive to do.

And all the more it seeks to hide itsell, Mira,

If you'll sit down, The bigger bulk it shows. Hence, bashful cunning! I'll bear your logs the while: pray give me that ; And prompt me, plain and holy innocence! I'll carry it to the pile. Fer.

No, precious creature: If not, I'll die your maid : to be your fellow I had rather crack my sinews, break my back, You may deny me; but I'll be your servant, Than you should such dishonour undergo, Whether you will or no. While I sit lazy by.

Fer.

My mistress, dearest, Mira.

It would become me And I thus humble ever. As well as it does you: and I should do it

Mira.

My husband then 3 With much more ease; for my good will is to it, Fer. Ay, with a heart as willing And yours against.

As bondage e'er of freedom: here's my hand. Pro.

Poor worm ! thou art infected ; Mira. And mine, with my heart in't: And now This visitation shows it.

farewell, Mira.

You look wearily. Till half an hour hence. Fer. No, noble mistress ; 'tis fresh morning with Fer.

A thousand! thousand ! me,

(Exeunt Fer. and Mir. When you are by at night. I do beseech you Pro. So glad of this as they, I cannot be, (Chiefly, that I might set it in my prayers,) Who are surpris'd with all; but my rejoicing What is your name?

At nothing can be more. i'n to my book: Mira.

Miranda :-) my father, For yet, ere supper time, must I perform I have broke your hest: to say so!,

Much business appertaining.

[Exit, Fer.

Admir'd Miranda !
Indeed, the top of admiration; worth,
What's dearest to the world. Full many a lady

SCENE II.-Another part of the Island. Enter I have ey'd with best regard ; and many a time

Stephano and Trinculo; Caliban following with The harmony of their tongues hath into bondage

a bollle. Brought my too diligent car : for several virtues Have I lik'd several women; never any

Ste. Tell not me; when the butt is out, we will With so full soul, but some defect in her

drink water; not a drop before: therefore bear up, Did quarrel with the noblest grace she ow'd, 2

and board 'em: Servant-monster, drink to me. And put it to the foil: but you, O you,

Trin. Servant-monster ? the folly of this island ! So perfect, and so peerless, are created

They say, there's but five upon this isle: we are Of every creature's best.

three of them; if the other two be brained like us, Mira,

I do not know

the state totters, One of my sex; no woman's face remember, Ste. Drink, servant-monster, when I bid thee; Save, from my glass, mine own; nor have I seen thy eyes are almost set in thy head.

Trin. Where should they be set else? he were (1) Command (2) Own'd, (3) Whatsoever. a brave monster indeed, if they were set in his tail,

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