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Mira. And mine, with my heart in't: and now bis tale, by this hand, I will supplant some of Till half an hour hence.
[farewell your teeth. Fer. A thousand! thousand!
Trin. Why, I said nothing. [Proceed. [ezeunt Fer. and Mir. Ste. Mum then, and no more. -[lo Caliban.] - Pro. So glad of this as they, I cannot be, Cal. I say, by sorcery he got this isle ;
Who are surpris'd with all; but my rejoicing From me he got it. If thy greatness will
[exit. Ste. That's most certain.
Cal. Thou shalt be lord of it, and I'll serve thee, Enter Stephano and Trinculo; Caliban following Ste. How now shall this be compassed? Canst with a bottle. thou bring me to the party?
(asleep, Ste. Tell not me; when the butt is out, we Cal. Yea, yea, my lord; I'll yield him thee will drink water; not a drop before: therefore Where thou may'st knock a nail into his head. bear up, and board 'em : servant-monster, drink Ari. Thou liest, thou canst not. (patch! to me.
Cal. What a pied ninny's this?: Thou scurvy Trin. Servant-monster? the folly of this island! I do beseech thy greatness, give him blows, They say, there's five upon this isle: we are three And take his bottle from him: when that's gonc, of them; if the other two be brained like us, the Ho shall drink nought but brine; for I'll not show state totters.
Where the quick freshes are.
[hion Ste. Drink, servant-monster, when I bid thee: Ste. Trinculo, run into no further danger; thy eyes are almost set in thy head."
interrupt the monster one word further, and, by Trin. Where should they be set else he were a this hand, I'll turn my mercy 'out of doors, and brave monster indeed, if they were set in his tail. make a stock-fish of thee. ??
2013 (further off. 1. Ste. My man-monster hath drowned bib tongue Trin. Why, what did I? I did nothing ; I'll go in sack: for my part, the sea cannot drown me: Ste. Didst thou not say, he lied? * I swam, ere I could recover the shore, five and Ari. Thou liést. thirty leagues, off and on, by this light. Thou Ste. Do I so? take thou that: (strikes him.] As sbalt be my lieutenant, monster, or my standard. you like this, give me the lie another time.
Trin. Your lieutenant, if you list; he's no Trin. I did not give the lie:_Out o'your wits, Ște. We'll not run, monsieurmonster: (standard. and bearing too? A pox o'your bottle: this can
Trin. Nor go neither: but you'll lie, like dogs; sack, and drinking do. A murrain on your monand yet say nothing neither. <!Ezin die ster, and the devil take your fingers
!! Ste. Moon-calf, speak once in thy life, if thou Cal. Ha, ha, ha! ; je!!!" (76) beest a good inoon-calf. Desuden
Ste. Now, forward with your tale.- Pr'ythet, Cal. How does thy honour? Let me lick thy stand further off. di giuris I'll not serve hiin, he is not valiañt. 7 [shoe; Cal. Beat him enough: after a little time,
Trin. Thou liest, most ignorant monster; I am I'll beat him too. i in case to justle a constable : why, thou deboshed Ste. Stand further.Come, proceed. fish thou, was there ever man a'coward, that hath Cal. Why, as I told thee, 'tis custom with hiin drunk so much sack as I to-day? Wilt thou tell I'the afternoon to sleep: there thou may st brain a monstrous lie, being but half a fish, and half a An hin, 133 monster ?
Having first seized his books; or with a log1 "Cal. Lo, how he mocks me! wilt thou let him, Batter his skull, or paunch him with a stake.
Or cut his weazand with thy knife: remember, Trin. Lord, quoth be!__that a monster should First to possess his books; for without them be such a natural!
He's but a sot, as I am, nor hath not Cal. Lo, lo, again! bite bím to death, I prythee. One spirit to command: they all do hate him,
Ste. Trinculo, keep a good tongue in your head; As rootedly as I." Burn but his books ; if you prove a'mutineer; the next 'treen-The-poor He has brave'utensils (for so he calls them,) monster's' my subject, and he shall not suffer Which, when he has a house, he'll-deck withal. indignity.
sa si (pleas'a And that most deeply to consider, isu **** } Cal. I thank my noble lord. Wilt thou be The beauty of bis daughter ; be bimself.. To hearken once ngain the suit I'made thee ? Calls her a nonpareil: I ne'er saw woman,
Ste. Muity will 1: kneel, and repeat it;-I' will But only Sycorax 'my dam, and she;"b, ww. ut stand, and so shall Trinculo' and But she as tar 'surpasseth Sycorax, l'opo:! 1197 17 Enter Ariel, invisible. :133
As greatest does least.!!!!!! Dolar Cal. As I told theewitt
Ste. Is it so brave a lass ? * 12.2.5 Bus wan
W[Warrant, Before, I am subject to a tyrant;
Cal. Ay, lord; she will become thy bed, I sorcerer, that by bis cunning bath si sa And bring thee forth brave brood.pl Cheated me of this island. stá iluze det
Ste. Monster, I will kill this man: his daughter Ari. Thou liest. !
and I will be king and queen; (save our graces !) Cal. Thou liest; thou jesting monkey, thou : and Trinculo and thyself shall be viceroy& Dost I would, my valiant master 'would destroy thee ; thou like the plot, Trinculo ? I do not lie.
Trin. Excellent. - Sle. Trinculo, if you trouble him any more in Ste. Give me thy habd; I am sorry't beat thee
مها : أما فيها
my lord ?
but while thou livest, keep a good tongue in thy | For, now they are oppress'd with travel, they head.
Will not, nor cannot, use such vigilance,
Seb. I say, to-night: no more.
Solemn and strange music; and Prospero above, Ari. This will I tell my master. (pleasure;
invisible. Enter several strange shapes, bringing Cal. Thou mak'st me merry: I am full of in a banquet ; they dance about it with gentie Let us be jocund: will you troll the catch
actions of salutation; and, inviting the King, &c. You taught me but wliile-ere?
to eat, they depart.
[hark. Ste. At thy request, monster, I will do reason, Alon. What harmony is this? my good friends, any reason : come on, Trinculo, let us sing. [sings. Gon. Marvellous sweet music! [were these? Flout'em, and skout'em; and skout'em and flout'em ;
Alon. Give us kind keepers, heavens! What Thought is free.
Seb. A living drollery: now I will believe, Cal. That's not the tune.
That there are unicorns; that in Arabia (Ariel plays it on tabor and pipe. There is one tree, the phenix throne; one phanis Ste. What is this same ?
At this hour reigning there. Trin. This is the tune of our catch, played by Ant. I'll believe both; the picture of No-body.
And what does else waut credit, come to me, Ste. If thou beest a man, shew thyself in thy And I'll be sworn 'tis true: travellers ne'er did iis, likeness: if thou beest a devil, take't as thou list. Though fools at home condemn them. Trin. O, forgive me my sins!
Gon. If in Naples Ste. He that dies, pays all debts : I defy thee :-- I should report this now, would they believe me? Mercy upon us !
If I should say, I saw such islanders Cal. Art thou afeard ?
(For, certes, these are people of the island.) Ste. No, monster, not I,
Who, though they are of monstrous shape, yet, note, Cal. Be not afeard ; the isle is full of noises, Their manners are more gentle-kind, than of Sounds and sweet airs, that give delight, and hurt Our human generation you shall find Sometimes a thousand twangling instruments (not. Many, nay, almost any. Will hum about mine ears; and sometime voices, Pro. Honest lord, That, if I then had wak'd after long sleep, Thou bast said well; for some of you
there present, Will make me sleep again : and then, in dreaming, Are worse than devils.
[aside. The clouds, methought, would open, and shew Alon. I cannot too much muse, (pressing riches
Such shapes, such gesture, and such sound, exReady to drop upon me; that, when I wak’d,
(Although they want the use of tongue) a kird I cry'd to dream again.
Of excellent dumb discourse. Ste. This will prove a brave kingdom to me, Pro. Praise in departing.
(aside. where I shall bave my music for nothing.
Fran. They vanish'd strangely. Cal. When Prospero is destroyed. (story. Seb. No inatter, since
(stomachs.Ste. That shall be by and by: I remember the They have left their viands behind; for we have
Trin. The sound is going away: let's follow it, Will’t please you taste of what is here? and after, do our work.
Alon. Not I.
(were boys, Ste. Lead, monster; we'll follow.-I would, I Gon. Faith, sir, you need not fear: when we could see this taborer : he lays it on.
Who would believe that there were mountaineers, Trin. Wilt come? I'll follow, Stephano. Dew-lapp'd like bulls, whose throats had hanging
Wallets of flesh ? or that there were such men, Enter Alonso, Sebastian, Antonio, Gonzalo, Whose heads stood in their breasts? which uow we Adrian, Francisco, and others.
Each putter-out on five for onc, will bring us (find, Gon. By'r lakin, I can go no further, sir; Good warrant of. My old bones ache: here's a maze trod, indeed, Alon. I will stand to, and feed, Through forth-rights, and meanders ! by your pa. Although my last : no matter, since I feel, I needs must rest me.
(tience, The best is past. Brother, my lord the duke, Alon. Old lord, I cannot blame thee,
Stand to and do as we, Who am myeelf attach'd with weariness,
Thunder and lightning. Enter Ariel, like a harpy, To the dulling of my spirits: sit down, and rest. claps his wings upon the table, and with a quaint Even here I will put off my hope, and keep it device, the banquet vanishes. No longer for my flatterer : he is drown'd,
Ari. You are three men of sin, whom destiny Whom thus we stray to find; and the sea mocks (That hath to instrument this lower world, Our frustrate search on land: well, let him go. And what is in't,) the never surfeited sea Ant. I am right glad that he's so out of hope Hath caused to belch up; and on this island
[to Sco Where man doth not inhabit; you 'mongst men Do not, for one repulse, forego the purpose Being most unfit to live. I have made you mad; That you l'esolv'd to effect.
B [seeing Alon. Seb. &c. draw their swords. Seb. The next advantage
And even with such like valour meu hang and Will we take thoroughly.
drown Ant. Let it be to-night;
Their proper selves. You fools! I and my fellows
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Are ministers of fate; the elements,
And observation strange, my meaner ministers Of whom your swords are temper'd, may as well Their several kinds have done: my high charms Wound the loud winds, or with bemock'd-at stabs And these, mine enemies, are all knit up (work, Kill the still-closing waters, as diminish
In their distractions : they now are in my power ; One dowle that's in my plume; my fellow-minis | And in these fits I leave them, whilst I visit Are like invulnerable: if you could hurt, [ters Young Ferdinand, (whom they suppose is Your swords are now too massy for your strengths, And his and my lov'd darling. [drown'd,) And will not be uplifted. But, remember,
[exit Pros. from above. (For that's my business to you,) that you three Gon. I'the name of something holy, sir, why From Milan did supplant good Prospero ;' In this strange stare ?
(stand you Expos'd unto the sea, which hath requit it,
Alon. O, it is monstrous! monstrous ! Him, and his innocent child; for which foul deed Methought, the billows spoke, and told me of it; The powers, delaying, not forgetting, have The winds did sing it to me; and the thunder, Lnccos'd the seas and shores, yea, all the creatures, That deep and dreadful organ-pipe, pronounc'd Against your peace. Thee of thy son, Alonso, The name of Prosper ; it did bass my trespass. They have bereft; and do pronounce by me, Therefore, my son i'the ooze is bedded ; aud Ling’ring perdition (worse than any death I'll seek him deeper than e'er plummet sounded, Can be at once) shall step by step attend (from And with bim there lie mudded.
[erit. You and your ways; whose wraths to guard you Seb. But one fiend at a time, (Which here, in this most desolate isle, else falls I'll fight their legions o'er. Upon your heads,) is nothing, but heart's sorrow, Ant. I'll be thy second. [exeunt Seb. f Ant. And a clear life ensuing.
Gon. All three of them are desperate; their He vanishes, in thunder: then, to soft music, enter great guilt,
the shapes again, and dance with mops and Like poison given to work a great time after, mowes, and carry out the table.
Now 'gins to bite the spirits : I do beseech you, Pro. [aside.) Bravely the figure of this harpy That are of suppler joints, follow them swiftly, bast thou
And hinder them from what this ecstacy
Adr. Follow, I pray you.
[ereunt. In what thou hadst to say: so, with good life,
SCENE I. BEFORE PROSPERO'S CELL.
When I shall think, or Phæbus' steeds are founEnter Prospero, Ferdinand, and Miranda. Or night kept chain'd below.
[der'd, Pro. If I have too austerely punish'd you,
Pro. Fairly spoke: Your compensation makes amends; for I Sit then, and talk with her, she is thine own. Have given you here a thread of mine own life, What, Ariel : my industrious servant Ariel ! Or that for which I live; whom once again
Enter Ariel. I tender to thy band: all thy vexations
Ari. What would my potent master? here I am. Were but my trials of thy love, and thou
Pro. Thou and thy meaner fellows your last Hast strangely stood the test : here, afore Heaven, service I ratify this my rich gift. O Ferdinand, Did worthily perform; and I must use you Do not smile at me, that I boast her off,
In such another trick: go, bring the rabble, For thou shalt find she will outstrip all praise, O'er whom I give thee power, here, to this place: And make it halt behind her.
Incite them to quick motion : for I must Fer. I do believe it,
Bestow upon the eyes of this young couple Against an oracle.
Some vanity of mine art; it is my promise, Pro. Then, as my gift, and thine own acquisition And they expect it from me. Worthily purchas'd, take my daughter. But, Ari. Presently? If thou dost break her virgin knot before
Pro. Aye, with a twink. AU sanctimonious ceremonies may
Ari. Before you can say, Come, and go, With full and holy rite be minister'd,
And breathe twice, and cry, So, 80; No sweet aspersion shall the heavens let fall Each one, tripping on his toe, To make this contract grow; but barren bate, Will be here with mop and mowe: Sour-ey'd disdain, and discord, shall bestrew Do you love me, master? no. The union of your bed with weeds so loathly, Pro. Dearly, my delicate Ariel: do not approach, That you shall hate it both : therefore, take heed, Till thou dost hear me call. As Hymen's lamps shall light you.
Ari. Well I conceive.
[exit. Fer. As I hope
Pro. Look, thou be true; do not give dalliance For quiet days, fair issue, and long life,
Too much the rein; tbe strongest oaths arc stiaw With such love as 'tis now; the murkiest den, To the fire i'the blood : be more abstemious, The most opportune place, the strong'st suggestion Or else, good night, your vow!, Our worser genius can, shall never melt
Fer. I warrant you, sir ; Mine honour into lust: to take away
The white-cold virgin snow upon my heart The edge of that day's celebration,
Abates the ardour of my liver.
Pro. Well ..
Fer. This is a most majestic vision, and . Now come, my Ariel ; bring a corollary,
Harmonious charmingly. May I be bold and
Pro. Spirits, which by mine art
I have from their confines call'd to enactiv beeindd Iris. Ceres, most bounteous lady, thy rich leas, My present fancies.
Fer. Let me live here ever; Of wheat, rye, barley, vetches, oats, and peas; Thy turfy mountains, where live nibbling sheep, So rare a wonder'd father, aud a wife, And Alat meads thatch'd with stover, them to keep; Make this place Paradise. (Juno and Ceres whisper,
and send Iris on emoloyment. Thy banks with peonied and lilied brims, Which spongy April at thy hest betrims,
Pro. Sweet now, silence; To make cold nymphs chaste crowns; and thy Juno and Ceres wbisper seriously; broom groves,
There's something else to do: hush, and be mute, Whose shadow the dismissed bachelor loves, Or else our spell is marr'd.
[brooks, Being lass-lorn; thy pole-clipt yineyard;
Iris. You nymphs, callid Naiads, of the wand'ring And thy sea-marge, steril, and rocky-hard, With your sedg'd crowns, and ever-barmless looks, Where thou thyself dost air: the queen o'the sky, Leave your crisp channels, and on this green land Whose watery arch, and messenger, am I, Answer your summons; Juno does command: Bids thee leave these; and with her sovereign grace, Coine, temperate nymphs, and help to celebrate Here on this grass-plot, in this very place, A contract of true love ; be not too late. Din To come and sport: her peacocks fly amain;.
Enter certain Nymphs.
son 4 Approach, rich Ceres, her to entertain.
You sun-burn'd sicklemen of August weary,
Come hither from the furrow, and be merry; Cer. Hail, many-colour'd messenger, that ne’or Make holy-day: your rye-straw hats put on, si Dost disobey the wife of Jupiter ; 110
And these fresh nymphs encounter every che Who with thy saffron wivgs, upon my flowers.' In country footing,
. Diffusest honey-drops, refreshing showers; Enter certain Reapers, properly habited; they join And with each end of thy blue bow dost crown with the Nymphs in a graceful dance; towards My bosky acres, and my unshrubb'd down, the end whercof Prospero starts suddenly, and Rich scarf to my proud carth; why hath thy queen speaks ; after which, to a strange, hollow, and Summon'd me hither, to this short-grass'd green? confused noise, they heavily vanish.
Iris. A contract of true love to celebrate; Pro. (aside.] I had forgot that foul conspiracy And some donation freely to estate
Of the beast Caliban, and his confederates, On the bless'd lovers.
Against my life; the minute of their plot Cer. Tell me, heavenly bow,
Is almost come.--[to the Spirits.] Well done ;If Venus, or her son, as thou dost know,
avoid ;-no more. Do now attend the queen ? since they did plot. Fer. This is most strange: your father's in some The means, that dusky Dis my daughter got,
That works him strongly.
(passion Her and her blind boy's scandal'd company
Mira. Never till this day, I have forsworn.
Saw I him touch'd with anger so distomper'd. Iris. Of her society
Pro. You do look, my son, in a mov'd sort, Be not afraid : I met her deity
As if you were dismay'd : be cheerful, sir :: Cutting the clouds towards Paphos; and her son Our revels now are ended ; these our actors, ita Dove-drawn with her: here thought they to have As I foretold you, were all spirits, and it with Some wanton charm upon this man and maid, (done Are melted into air, into thiu air: ali Whose vows arè, that no bed-rite shall be paid And, like the baseless fabrio of this vision, s. Till Hymen's torch be lighted : but in vain ; uje, The cloud-capp'd towers, the gorgeous palaces, Mars's hot minion is return'd again ; luist toutes The solemn temples, the great globe itself, et Her waspish-headed son has broke his arrows, Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve ; Swears he will shoot no more, but play with spar- And, like this unsubstantial pageant faded, it And be a boy right outons
[rows, Leave not a rack behind : we aro such stuff is Cer. Highest queen of state,
As dreams are made of, and our little life into Great Juno comes; I know her by her gait. 1951 Is rounded with a sleep.--Şir, I am vex'd; Enter Juno.
(me Bear with my weakness; my old brain is troubled. Juno. How does my bounteous sister? Go with Be not disturbid with my infirmity; To bless this twain, that they may prosperous be, If you be pleas'd, retire into my
cell, And honour'd in their issue.
And there repose ; a turn or two I'll walker Juno. Honour, riches, marriage blessing,
To still my beating mind.
Fer. and Mira. We wish your peace. [exciunt.
Pro. Come with a thought:-I thank you :Cercs. Earth's increase, and foison plenty,
Ariel, 'come. 13
Ari. Thy thoughts I cleave to : what's thy
Pro. Spirit, ****
[pleasure? In the very end of harvest; Scarcity, and want, shall shun you ;
We must prepare to meet with Caliban. [Ceres, Ceres' blessing so is on you.,
Ari. Ay, my commander: when I presented
is an excellent
I thought to have told thee of it: but I fear'd, Do that good mischief, which may make this island
Ste. Give me thy hand: I do begin to have
gown, Trinculo; by this hand, That, calf-like, they my lowing follow?d, through I'll have that gown. Tooth'd briers, sharp furzes, pricking goss, and Trin. Thy grace shall have it.
(mean, thorns, -!1: !!! ISTI1:51
Cal. The dropsy drown this fool! what do you Which enter'd their frail ships: at last I left them To doat thus on such luggage? Let's along, net's I'the filthy mantle pool beyond your cell, odo di
And do the murder first; if he awake, Therė dancing up to the chins, that the foul lake From toe to crown he'll fill our skins with pinches; O'erstunk their feet. H '
Make us strange stuff. Pro. This was well done, my bird; //
Ste. Be you quiet, monster.-Mistress line, is Thy shape invisible retain thou still:
not this my jerkin? Now is the jerkin under the The trumpery in my house, go, bring it hither, line: now, jerkin, you are like to lose your, hair, For stale to catch these thieves.
and prove a bald jerkin. Ari. I go, I go.
serit. Trin. Do, do. We steal by line and level, an't Pro. A devil, a born devil, on whose nature like your grace. Nurture can never stick; on whom my pains,
Ste. I thank thee for that jest; here's a garHumanely taken, all, all lost, quite lost; ment for't; wit shall not go unrewarded, while ] And as, with age, his body uglier grows, am king of this country. Steal by line and level, So his mind cankers." I will plague them all,
pass of pate; there's another garRe-enter Ariel, loaden with glistering apparel, &c. ment for’t. Even to roaring :- come, hang them on this line. Trin. Monster, come, put some lime upon your Prospero and Ariel remain invisible. Enter Cali- fingers, and away with the rest.
[time, ban, Stephano, and Trinculo; all wet.
Cal. I will have none on't : we shall lose our Cal. Pray you, tread softly, that the blind mole And all be turn'd to barnacles, or to apes
With foreheads villainous low. Hear a foot fall: we now, are near his cell.
Ste. Monstes, lay-to your fingers; help to bear Ste. Monster, your fairy, which, you say, is a this away, where my hogshead of wine is, or I'l harmless fairy, has done little better than played turn you out of my kingdom; go to, carry this. the Jack with us.
Trin. And this. 7 Trin. Monster, I do smell all horse piss, at Ste. Ay, and this. which my nose is in great
A noise of hunters heard. Enter divers Spirits, Ste. So is mine. Do you hear, monster?' 'If I in shape of hounds, and hunt them about; Pros should take a displeasure against you; look you,, pero and Ariel setting them on. Trin. Thou wert but a lost monster,
Pro. "Hey, Mountain, hey! Cal. Good my lord, give me thy favour still: Ari. Silver I there it goes, Silver! [bark ! Be patient, for the prize I'll bring thee to
Pro. Fury, Pury! there, Tyrant, there ! hark, Shall bood-wink this mischance ; therefore, speak
Cal. Ste, and Trin. are driven out. All's hush'd as midnight get.
(softly, Go, charge my goblins that they, grind their joints Trin. Ay, but to lose our bottles in the pool,- With dry convulsions; shorten up their sinews
Ste. There is not only disgrace and a dishonour With aged cramps; and more pinch-spotted make in that, monster, but an infinite loss.
Than pard, or cat o'mountain.
[them, Trin. That's more to me than my wetting: yet Ari. Hark, they roar. this is your harmless fairy, monster
Pro. Let them be hunted soundly. At this Ste. I will fetch off my bottle, though' I be o'er Lie at my mercy all mine enemies ; [hour ears for my labour.
[here, Shortly shall all my labours end, and thou Cal. Pr’ythee, my king, be, quiet. Şeest thou shalt have the air at freedom: for a little, This is the mouth o'the cell : po noise, and enter; | Follow, and do me service.
[ereunt. ACT V.
essages, 1951 BEFORE THE CELL OF PROSPERO. When first I rais'd the tempest. Say, my spirit, Enter Prospero in his magic robes, and Ariel. How fares the king and his?
Pro. Now does my project gather to a head: Ari. Confin’d together
Ari. On the sixth hour; at which time, my In the lime grove which weather-fends your coll; You said our work should cease.
[lord, They cannot budge, till you release. The king, Pro. I did say so,
His brother, and yours, abide all three distractant;