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Before Angiers well met braue Austria,Before Angiers well met, brave Austria.KJ II.i.1
Arthur that great fore-runner of thy bloud,Arthur, that great forerunner of thy blood,KJ II.i.2
Richard that rob'd the Lion of his heart,Richard, that robbed the lion of his heartKJ II.i.3
And fought the holy Warres in Palestine,And fought the holy wars in Palestine,KJ II.i.4
By this braue Duke came early to his graue:By this brave duke came early to his grave.KJ II.i.5
And for amends to his posteritie,And for amends to his posterity,KJ II.i.6
At our importance hether is he come,At our importance hither is he comeKJ II.i.7
To spread his colours boy, in thy behalfe,To spread his colours, boy, in thy behalf,KJ II.i.8
And to rebuke the vsurpationAnd to rebuke the usurpationKJ II.i.9
Of thy vnnaturall Vncle, English Iohn,Of thy unnatural uncle, English John.KJ II.i.10
Embrace him, loue him, giue him welcome hether.Embrace him, love him, give him welcome hither.KJ II.i.11
A noble boy, who would not doe thee right?A noble boy! Who would not do thee right!KJ II.i.18
Well, then to worke our Cannon shall be bentWell then, to work! Our cannon shall be bentKJ II.i.37
Against the browes of this resisting towne,Against the brows of this resisting town.KJ II.i.38
Call for our cheefest men of discipline,Call for our chiefest men of discipline,KJ II.i.39
To cull the plots of best aduantages:To cull the plots of best advantages.KJ II.i.40
Wee'll lay before this towne our Royal bones,We'll lay before this town our royal bones,KJ II.i.41
Wade to the market-place in French-mens bloud,Wade to the market-place in Frenchmen's blood,KJ II.i.42
But we will make it subiect to this boy.But we will make it subject to this boy.KJ II.i.43
A wonder Lady:lo vpon thy wishA wonder, lady! Lo, upon thy wish,KJ II.i.50
Our Messenger Chattilion is arriu'd,Our messenger Chatillon is arrived.KJ II.i.51
What England saies, say breefely gentle Lord,What England says, say briefly, gentle lord;KJ II.i.52
We coldly pause for thee, Chatilion speake,We coldly pause for thee. Chatillon, speak.KJ II.i.53
How much vnlook'd for, is this expedition.How much unlooked-for is this expedition!KJ II.i.79
Peace be to England, if that warre returnePeace be to England – if that war returnKJ II.i.89
From France to England, there to liue in peace:From France to England, there to live in peace.KJ II.i.90
England we loue, and for that Englands sake,England we love, and for that England's sakeKJ II.i.91
With burden of our armor heere we sweat:With burden of our armour here we sweat.KJ II.i.92
This toyle of ours should be a worke of thine;This toil of ours should be a work of thine;KJ II.i.93
But thou from louing England art so farre,But thou from loving England art so farKJ II.i.94
That thou hast vnder-wrought his lawfull King,That thou hast underwrought his lawful king,KJ II.i.95
Cut off the sequence of posterity,Cut off the sequence of posterity,KJ II.i.96
Out-faced Infant State, and done a rapeOutfaced infant state, and done a rapeKJ II.i.97
Vpon the maiden vertue of the Crowne:Upon the maiden virtue of the crown.KJ II.i.98
Looke heere vpon thy brother Geffreyes face,Look here upon thy brother Geoffrey's face.KJ II.i.99
These eyes, these browes, were moulded out of his;These eyes, these brows, were moulded out of his;KJ II.i.100
This little abstract doth containe that large,This little abstract doth contain that largeKJ II.i.101
Which died in Geffrey: and the hand of time,Which died in Geoffrey; and the hand of timeKJ II.i.102
Shall draw this breefe into as huge a volume:Shall draw this brief into as huge a volume.KJ II.i.103
That Geffrey was thy elder brother borne,That Geoffrey was thy elder brother born,KJ II.i.104
And this his sonne, England was Geffreys right,And this his son. England was Geoffrey's right,KJ II.i.105
And this is Geffreyes in the name of God:And this is Geoffrey's. In the name of GodKJ II.i.106
How comes it then that thou art call'd a King,How comes it then that thou art called a king,KJ II.i.107
When liuing blood doth in these temples beatWhen living blood doth in these temples beatKJ II.i.108
Which owe the crowne, that thou ore-masterest?Which owe the crown that thou o'ermasterest?KJ II.i.109
Frõ that supernal Iudge that stirs good thoughtsFrom that supernal judge that stirs good thoughtsKJ II.i.112
In any beast of strong authoritie,In any breast of strong authorityKJ II.i.113
To looke into the blots and staines of right,To look into the blots and stains of right.KJ II.i.114
That Iudge hath made me guardian to this boy,That judge hath made me guardian to this boy:KJ II.i.115
Vnder whose warrant I impeach thy wrong,Under whose warrant I impeach thy wrongKJ II.i.116
And by whose helpe I meane to chastise it.And by whose help I mean to chastise it.KJ II.i.117
Excuse it is to beat vsurping downe.Excuse it is to beat usurping down.KJ II.i.119
Women & fooles, breake off your conference.Women and fools, break off your conference!KJ II.i.150
King Iohn, this is the very summe of all:King John, this is the very sum of all:KJ II.i.151
England and Ireland, Angiers, Toraine, Maine,England and Ireland, Anjou, Touraine, Maine,KJ II.i.152
In right of Arthur doe I claime of thee:In right of Arthur do I claim of thee.KJ II.i.153
Wilt thou resigne them, and lay downe thy Armes?Wilt thou resign them and lay down thy arms?KJ II.i.154
Peace Lady, pause, or be more temperate,Peace, lady! Pause, or be more temperate.KJ II.i.195
It ill beseemes this presence to cry aymeIt ill beseems this presence to cry aimKJ II.i.196
To these ill-tuned repetitions:To these ill-tuned repetitions.KJ II.i.197
Some Trumpet summon hither to the wallesSome trumpet summon hither to the wallsKJ II.i.198
These men of Angiers, let vs heare them speake,These men of Angiers. Let us hear them speakKJ II.i.199
Whose title they admit, Arthurs or Iohns.Whose title they admit, Arthur's or John's.KJ II.i.200
'Tis France, for England.'Tis France, for England.KJ II.i.202.1
You louing men of Angiers, Arthurs subiects,You loving men of Angiers, Arthur's subjects,KJ II.i.204
Our Trumpet call'd you to this gentle parle.Our trumpet called you to this gentle parleKJ II.i.205
When I haue saide, make answer to vs both.When I have said, make answer to us both.KJ II.i.235
Loe in this right hand, whose protectionLo, in this right hand, whose protectionKJ II.i.236
Is most diuinely vow'd vpon the rightIs most divinely vowed upon the rightKJ II.i.237
Of him it holds, stands yong Plantagenet,Of him it holds, stands young Plantagenet,KJ II.i.238
Sonne to the elder brother of this man,Son to the elder brother of this man,KJ II.i.239
And King ore him, and all that he enioyes:And king o'er him and all that he enjoys.KJ II.i.240
For this downe-troden equity, we treadFor this downtrodden equity we treadKJ II.i.241
In warlike march, these greenes before your Towne,In warlike march these greens before your town,KJ II.i.242
Being no further enemy to youBeing no further enemy to youKJ II.i.243
Then the constraint of hospitable zeale,Than the constraint of hospitable zealKJ II.i.244
In the releefe of this oppressed childe,In the relief of this oppressed childKJ II.i.245
Religiously prouokes. Be pleased thenReligiously provokes. Be pleased thenKJ II.i.246
To pay that dutie which you truly owe,To pay that duty which you truly oweKJ II.i.247
To him that owes it, namely, this yong Prince,To him that owes it, namely this young prince.KJ II.i.248
And then our Armes, like to a muzled Beare,And then our arms, like to a muzzled bear,KJ II.i.249
Saue in aspect, hath all offence seal'd vp:Save in aspect, hath all offence sealed up;KJ II.i.250
Our Cannons malice vainly shall be spentOur cannons' malice vainly shall be spentKJ II.i.251
Against th' involuerable clouds of heauen,Against th' invulnerable clouds of heaven;KJ II.i.252
And with a blessed and vn-vext retyre,And with a blessed and unvexed retire,KJ II.i.253
With vnhack'd swords, and Helmets all vnbruis'd,With unhacked swords and helmets all unbruised,KJ II.i.254
We will beare home that lustie blood againe,We will bear home that lusty blood againKJ II.i.255
Which heere we came to spout against your Towne,Which here we came to spout against your town,KJ II.i.256
And leaue your children, wiues, and you in peace.And leave your children, wives, and you, in peace.KJ II.i.257
But if you fondly passe our proffer'd offer,But if you fondly pass our proffered offer,KJ II.i.258
'Tis not the rounder of your old-fac'd walles,'Tis not the roundure of your old-faced wallsKJ II.i.259
Can hide you from our messengers of Warre,Can hide you from our messengers of war,KJ II.i.260
Though all these English, and their disciplineThough all these English and their disciplineKJ II.i.261
Were harbour'd in their rude circumference:Were harboured in their rude circumference.KJ II.i.262
Then tell vs, Shall your Citie call vs Lord,Then tell us, shall your city call us lordKJ II.i.263
In that behalfe which we haue challeng'd it?In that behalf which we have challenged it,KJ II.i.264
Or shall we giue the signall to our rage,Or shall we give the signal to our rageKJ II.i.265
And stalke in blood to our possession?And stalk in blood to our possession?KJ II.i.266
As many and as well-borne bloods as those.As many and as well-born bloods as those – KJ II.i.278
Stand in his face to contradict his claime. – Stand in his face to contradict his claim.KJ II.i.280
Amen, Amen, mount Cheualiers to Armes.Amen, amen! Mount, chevaliers! To arms!KJ II.i.287
It shall be so, and at the other hillIt shall be so. And at the other hillKJ II.i.298
Command the rest to stand, God and our right. Command the rest to stand. God and our right!KJ II.i.299
England thou hast not sau'd one drop of bloodEngland, thou hast not saved one drop of blood,KJ II.i.341
In this hot triall more then we of France,In this hot trial, more than we of France;KJ II.i.342
Rather lost more. And by this hand I sweareRather, lost more. And by this hand I swear,KJ II.i.343
That swayes the earth this Climate ouer-lookes,That sways the earth this climate overlooks,KJ II.i.344
Before we will lay downe our iust-borne Armes,Before we will lay down our just-borne arms,KJ II.i.345
Wee'l put thee downe, 'gainst whom these Armes wee beare,We'll put thee down, 'gainst whom these arms we bear,KJ II.i.346
Or adde a royall number to the dead:Or add a royal number to the dead,KJ II.i.347
Gracing the scroule that tels of this warres losse,Gracing the scroll that tells of this war's lossKJ II.i.348
With slaughter coupled to the name of kings.With slaughter coupled to the name of kings.KJ II.i.349
Speake Citizens for England,whose your king.Speak, citizens, for England. Who's your king?KJ II.i.362
Know him in vs, that heere hold vp his right.Know him in us, that here hold up his right.KJ II.i.364
Let it be so: say, where will you assault?Let it be so. Say, where will you assault?KJ II.i.408
Our Thunder from the South,Our thunder from the southKJ II.i.411.2
Shall raine their drift of bullets on this Towne.Shall rain their drift of bullets on this town.KJ II.i.412
Speake England sirst, that hath bin forward firstSpeak England first, that hath been forward firstKJ II.i.482
To speake vnto this Cittie: what say you?To speak unto this city. What say you?KJ II.i.483
What sai'st thou boy? looke in the Ladies face.What sayst thou, boy? Look in the lady's face.KJ II.i.495
It likes vs well young Princes: close your handsIt likes us well. Young princes, close your hands.KJ II.i.533
Now Cittizens of Angires ope your gates,Now, citizens of Angiers, ope your gates;KJ II.i.536
Let in that amitie which you haue made,Let in that amity which you have made.KJ II.i.537
For at Saint Maries Chappell presently,For at Saint Mary's chapel presentlyKJ II.i.538
The rights of marriage shallbe solemniz'd.The rites of marriage shall be solemnized.KJ II.i.539
Is not the Ladie Constance in this troope?Is not the Lady Constance in this troop?KJ II.i.540
I know she is not for this match made vp,I know she is not, for this match made upKJ II.i.541
Her presence would haue interrupted much.Her presence would have interrupted much.KJ II.i.542
Where is she and her sonne, tell me, who knowes?Where is she and her son? Tell me, who knows.KJ II.i.543
And by my faith, this league that we haue madeAnd, by my faith, this league that we have madeKJ II.i.545
Will giue her sadnesse very little cure:Will give her sadness very little cure.KJ II.i.546
Brother of England, how may we contentBrother of England, how may we contentKJ II.i.547
This widdow Lady? In her right we came,This widow-lady? In her right we came,KJ II.i.548
Which we God knowes, haue turnd another way,Which we, God knows, have turned another way,KJ II.i.549
To our owne vantage.To our own vantage.KJ II.i.550.1
'Tis true (faire daughter) and this blessed day,'Tis true, fair daughter; and this blessed dayKJ III.i.75
Euer in France shall be kept festiuall:Ever in France shall be kept festival.KJ III.i.76
To solemnize this day the glorious sunneTo solemnize this day the glorious sunKJ III.i.77
Stayes in his course, and playes the Alchymist,Stays in his course and plays the alchemist,KJ III.i.78
Turning with splendor of his precious eyeTurning with splendour of his precious eyeKJ III.i.79
The meager cloddy earth to glittering gold:The meagre cloddy earth to glittering gold.KJ III.i.80
The yearely course that brings this day about,The yearly course that brings this day aboutKJ III.i.81
Shall neuer see it, but a holy day.Shall never see it but a holiday.KJ III.i.82
By heauen Lady, you shall haue no causeBy heaven, lady, you shall have no causeKJ III.i.96
To curse the faire proceedings of this day:To curse the fair proceedings of this day.KJ III.i.97
Haue I not pawn'd to you my Maiesty?Have I not pawned to you my majesty?KJ III.i.98
Heere comes the holy Legat of the Pope.Here comes the holy legate of the Pope.KJ III.i.135
Brother of England, you blaspheme in this.Brother of England, you blaspheme in this.KJ III.i.161
I am perplext, and know not what to say.I am perplexed, and know not what to say.KJ III.i.221
Good reuerend father, make my person yours,Good reverend father, make my person yours,KJ III.i.224
And tell me how you would bestow your selfe?And tell me how you would bestow yourself.KJ III.i.225
This royall hand and mine are newly knit,This royal hand and mine are newly knit,KJ III.i.226
And the coniunction of our inward soulesAnd the conjunction of our inward soulsKJ III.i.227
Married in league, coupled, and link'd togetherMarried in league, coupled and linked togetherKJ III.i.228
With all religous strength of sacred vowes,With all religious strength of sacred vows;KJ III.i.229
The latest breath that gaue the sound of wordsThe latest breath that gave the sound of wordsKJ III.i.230
Was deepe-sworne faith, peace, amity, true loueWas deep-sworn faith, peace, amity, true loveKJ III.i.231
Betweene our kingdomes and our royall selues,Between our kingdoms and our royal selves;KJ III.i.232
And euen before this truce, but new before,And even before this truce, but new before,KJ III.i.233
No longer then we well could wash our hands,No longer than we well could wash our handsKJ III.i.234
To clap this royall bargaine vp of peace,To clap this royal bargain up of peace,KJ III.i.235
Heauen knowes they were besmear'd and ouer-staindHeaven knows, they were besmeared and overstainedKJ III.i.236
With slaughters pencill; where reuenge did paintWith slaughter's pencil, where revenge did paintKJ III.i.237
The fearefull difference of incensed kings:The fearful difference of incensed kings.KJ III.i.238
And shall these hands so lately purg'd of bloud?And shall these hands, so lately purged of blood,KJ III.i.239
So newly ioyn'd in loue? so strong in both,So newly joined in love, so strong in both,KJ III.i.240
Vnyoke this seysure, and this kinde regreete?Unyoke this seizure and this kind regreet?KJ III.i.241
Play fast and loose with faith? so iest with heauen,Play fast and loose with faith? So jest with heaven,KJ III.i.242
Make such vnconstant children of onr seluesMake such unconstant children of ourselves,KJ III.i.243
As now againe to snatch our palme from palme:As now again to snatch our palm from palm,KJ III.i.244
Vn-sweare faith sworne, and on the marriage bedUnswear faith sworn, and on the marriage-bedKJ III.i.245
Of smiling peace to march a bloody hoast,Of smiling peace to march a bloody host,KJ III.i.246
And make a ryot on the gentle browAnd make a riot on the gentle browKJ III.i.247
Of true sincerity? O holy SirOf true sincerity? O holy sir,KJ III.i.248
My reuerend father, let it not be so;My reverend father, let it not be so!KJ III.i.249
Out of your grace, deuise, ordaine, imposeOut of your grace, devise, ordain, imposeKJ III.i.250
Some gentle order, and then we shall be blestSome gentle order, and then we shall be blessedKJ III.i.251
To doe your pleasure, and continue friends.To do your pleasure and continue friends.KJ III.i.252
I may dis-ioyne my hand, but not my faith.I may disjoin my hand, but not my faith.KJ III.i.262
Thou shalt not need. England, I will fall frõ thee.Thou shalt not need. England, I will fall from thee.KJ III.i.320
Thy rage shall burne thee vp, & thou shalt turneThy rage shall burn thee up, and thou shalt turnKJ III.i.344
To ashes, ere our blood shall quench that fire:To ashes, ere our blood shall quench that fire.KJ III.i.345
Looke to thy selfe, thou art in ieopardie.Look to thyself, thou art in jeopardy!KJ III.i.346
So by a roaring Tempest on the flood,So, by a roaring tempest on the flood,KJ III.iv.1
A whole Armado of conuicted saileA whole armado of convicted sailKJ III.iv.2
Is scattered and dis-ioyn'd from fellowship.Is scattered and disjoined from fellowship.KJ III.iv.3
What can goe well,when we haue runne so ill?What can go well, when we have run so ill?KJ III.iv.5
Are we not beaten? Is not Angiers lost?Are we not beaten? Is not Angiers lost?KJ III.iv.6
Arthur tane prisoner? diuers deere friends slaine?Arthur ta'en prisoner? Divers dear friends slain?KJ III.iv.7
And bloudy England into England gone,And bloody England into England gone,KJ III.iv.8
Ore-bearing interruption spight of France?O'erbearing interruption, spite of France?KJ III.iv.9
Well could I beare that England had this praise,Well could I bear that England had this praise,KJ III.iv.15
So we could finde some patterne of our shame:So we could find some pattern of our shame.KJ III.iv.16
Looke who comes heere? a graue vnto a soule,Look who comes here! A grave unto a soul,KJ III.iv.17
Holding th'eternall spirit against her will,Holding th' eternal spirit, against her will,KJ III.iv.18
In the vilde prison of afflicted breath:In the vile prison of afflicted breath.KJ III.iv.19
I prethee Lady goe away with me.I prithee, lady, go away with me.KJ III.iv.20
Patience good Lady, comfort gentle Constance.Patience, good lady. Comfort, gentle Constance.KJ III.iv.22
O faire affliction, peace.O fair affliction, peace!KJ III.iv.36.2
Binde vp those tresses: O what loue I noteBind up those tresses! O, what love I noteKJ III.iv.61
In the faire multitude of those her haires;In the fair multitude of those her hairs!KJ III.iv.62
Where but by chance a filuer drop hath falne,Where but by chance a silver drop hath fallen,KJ III.iv.63
Euen to that drop ten thousand wiery fiendsEven to that drop ten thousand wiry friendsKJ III.iv.64
Doe glew themselues in sociable griefe,Do glue themselves in sociable grief,KJ III.iv.65
Like true, inseparable, faithfull loues,Like true, inseparable, faithful loves,KJ III.iv.66
Sticking together in calamitie.Sticking together in calamity.KJ III.iv.67
Binde vp your haires.Bind up your hairs.KJ III.iv.68.2
You are as fond of greefe, as of your childe.You are as fond of grief as of your child.KJ III.iv.92
I feare some out-rage, and Ile follow her.I fear some outrage, and I'll follow her.KJ III.iv.106