Henry VI Part 3


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Act I
Act II
Act III
Act IV
Act V
Excursions. Enter Richard and Clifford
single (v.) [hunting] single out, pick out


RICHARD

Now, Clifford, I have singled thee alone.

Suppose this arm is for the Duke of York,

And this for Rutland, both bound to revenge,
bound (adj.) 1 obliged, indebted, under an obligation

Wert thou environed with a brazen wall.
brazen (adj.) 1 everlasting, imperishable, impenetrable
environ (v.) surround, envelop, encircle, engulf


CLIFFORD

Now, Richard, I am with thee here alone.

This is the hand that stabbed thy father York,

And this the hand that slew thy brother Rutland,

And here's the heart that triumphs in their death
triumph (v.) exult, gloat, glory

And cheers these hands that slew thy sire and brother
cheer (v.) encourage, urge on, galvanize

To execute the like upon thyself;
like (adj.) 1 same, similar, alike, equal See Topics: Frequency count

And so, have at thee!

They fight. Warwick comes. Clifford flies
chase (n.) 2 prey, game, victim, quarry


RICHARD

Nay, Warwick, single out some other chase;

For I myself will hunt this wolf to death.

Exeunt

 
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