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Cal. I'll shew thee the best Springs; I'll pluck thee Berela ries; I'll fish for thee, and get thee Wood enough. - A plague upon the Tyrant that I serve;
I'll bear him no more Sticks, but follow thee, thou won
drous Man. DE Tri. A most ridiculous Monster, to make a Wonder of a poor Drunkard.
Cal. I prethee let me bring thee where Crabs grow, and I nl with my long Nails will dig thee Pig-nuts; show thee a
Jay's Nest, and instruct thee how to snare the nimble Mar
mazet; I'll bring thee to cluftring Filberds, and sometimes i III
Scamels from the Rock: Wilt thou with me?
Ste. I prethee now lead the way without any more talking. Trinculo, the King and all our Company else being drown'd, we will inherit here; here, bear my Bottle; Fellow Trinculo, we'll fill him by and by again.
Caliban sings drunkenly. # Farewel, Master; farewel, farewel.
Tri. A howling Monster; a drunken Monster.
Nor fetch in firing, at requiring, 3
Nor scrape Trenchering, nor was Dish.
Has a new Master, get a new Man.
A CT III. Š CEN E I.
Enter Ferdinand, bearing a Log.
"HERE be some Sports are painful, and their Labour
Delight in them sets off: Some kinds of Baseness
Ten times more gentle; than her Father's crabbed;
Enter Miranda, and Prospero at a Distance unseen.
Fer. O most dear Mistress,
Mira. If you'll fit down,
Fer. No, precious Creature,
Mira. It would become me,
Pro. Poor Worm, thou art infected,
Mira, You look wearily.
Fer. No, noble Mistress, 'tis fresh Morning with me,
Mira. Miranda. O my Father,
Fer. Admir'd Miranda,
What's dearest to the World; full many a Lady
Mira. I do not know
Fer. I am, in my Condition,
Mira. Do you love me!
Fer. O Heav'n, O Earth, bear Witness to this Sound)
Mira. I am a Fool
Of two most rare Affections! Heav'ns rain Grace
Fer. Wherefore weep you?
Mira. At mine Unworthiness, that dare not offer
Fer. My Miftress, deareft, And I thus humble ever.
Mira. My Husband then?
Fer. Ay, with a Heart fo willing
Mira. And mine, with my Heart in't; and now farewel 'Till half an Hour hence. Fer. A thousands thoufand.
[Exeunt. Pro. So glad of this as they I cannot be, Who are surpriz’d with all; but my rejoycing. At nothing can be more. I'll to my Book, For yet e'er Supper time must I perform Much Business appertaining.
. S CE NE II. Enter Caliban, Stephano and Trinculo. Ste. Tell not me, when the Butt is out we will drink Water, not a Drop before ; therefore bear up, and board 'em, Servant Monster; drink to me.
Trin. Servant Monster! the Folly of this Island! they say there's but five upon this Ine; we are three of them, if the other two be brain'd like us, the State totters.
Ste. Drink, Servant Monster, when I bid thee; thy Eyes are almost set in thy Head.
Trin. Where should they be fet else? he were a brave Monster indeed if they were set in his Tail.
Ste. My Man-monster hath drown'd his Tongue in Sack; for my Part the Sea cannot drown me. I swam, e'er I could
recover the Shore, five and thirty Leagues, off and on; by this Light thou shalt be my Lieutenant, Monster, or my
Standard. 1 · Trin. Your Lieutenant, if you list, he's no Standard.
Ste. We'll not run, Monsieur Monster.
Trin. Nor go neither; but you'll lye like Dogs, and yet say nothing neither. 3 Ste. Moon-calf, speak once in thy Life, if thou beest a good Moon-calf.
Cal. How does thy Honour ? Let me lick thy Shooe ; I'll not serve him, he is not valiant.
Trin. Thou liest, most ignorant Monster, I am in case to justle a Constable; why, thou debosh'd Fish, thou, was there ever Man a Coward, that hath drunk so much Sack as I to Day? wilt thou tell me a monstrous Lie, being but half a Fish and half a Monster?
Cal. Lo, how he mocks me: Wilt thou let him, my Lord?
Trin. Lord, quoth he? that a Monster should be such a Natural !
Cal. Lo, lo, again; bite him to Death, I prethee.
Ste. Trinculo, keep a good Tongue in your Head; if you prove a Mutineer, the next Tree the
my. Subject, and he shall not suffer Indignity.
Cal. I thank my noble Lord. Wilt thou be pleas'd once E
again to hearken to the Suit I made to thee?
Ste. Marry will I; kneel and repeat it,
Enter Ariel invisible. 1
Cal. As I told thee before, I am Subject to a Tyrant,
Ari. Thou lielt.
Cal. Thou liest, thou jesting Monkey thou,
Ste. Trinculo, if you trouble him any more in's Tale, 7 By this Hand, I will supplant some of your Teeth.
Trin. Why, I said nothing.