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When I shall see this gentleman, thy speeches ,'? Will bring me to consider that, which may Unfurnish me of reason.—They are come.
Re-enter CLEQMENES, with Florize., Perdita,
Your mother was most true to wedlock, prince; For she did print your royal father off, Conceiving you: Were I but twenty-one, Your father's image is so hit in you, His very air, that I should call you brother, i As I did him; and speak of something, wildly By us perform'd before. Most dearly welcome! And your fair princess, goddess !—0, alas!. , I lost a couple, that 'twixt heaven and earth Might thus have stood, begetting wonder, as.. You, gracious couple, do! and then I lost (All mine own folly,) the society, Amity too, of your brave father; whom, Though bearing misery, I desire my life Once more to look upon. Flo.
By his command Have I here touch'd Sicilia: and from him Give you all greetings, that a king, at friend, Can send his brother: and, but infirmity (Which waits upon worn times,) hath something
seiz'd His wish'd ability, he had himself The lands and waters 'twixt your throne and his Measur'd, to look upon you; whom he loves (He bade me say so, more than all the scepters, And those that bear them, living. Leon.
0, my brother,
that a king, at friend,] At friend, perhaps means, at friendship.
(Good gentleman!) the wrongs I have done thee,
Good my lord,
Where the warlike Smalus, That noble honour'd lord, is fear'd, and loyd?
Flo. Most royal sir, from thence; from him, is . whose daughter His tears proclaim'd his, parting with her: thence (A prosperous south - wind friendly,) we have
The blessed gods
Enter a Lord.
Most noble sir,
Where's Bohemia ? speak,
Camillo has betray'd m
Lay't so, to his charge;.
O, my poor father!
You are married? .
in question.] i. e. conversation.
Flo. We are not, sir, nor are we like to be;
Dear, look up:
mistress, Which he counts but a trifle. Paul.
Sir, my liege, Your eye hath too much youth in't: not a month 'Fore your queen died, she was more worth such
Than what you look on now.
I thought of her,
. The odds for high and low's alike.] A quibble upon the false dice so called."
• Remember since you ow'd no more to time, &c.] Recollect the period when you were of my age.
Is yet unanswer'd: I will to your father;
Enter AutoLYCUS and a Gentleman. Aut. 'Beseech you, sir, were you present at this relation?
i Gent. I was by at the opening of the fardel, heard the old shepherd deliver the manner how he found it: whereupon, after a little amazedness, we were all commanded out of the chamber; only this, methought I heard the shepherd say, he found the child.
Aut. I would most gladly know the issue of it.
I Gent. I make a broken delivery of the business;--But the changes I perceived in the king, and Camillo, were very notes of admiration: they seemed almost, with staring on one another, to tear the cases of their eyes; there was speech in their dumbness, language in their very gesture; they looked, as they had heard of a world ransomed, or one destroyed: A notable passion of wonder appeared in them: but the wisest beholder, that knew no more but seeing, could not say, if the importance were joy, or sorrow :* but in the extremity of the one, it must needs be.
4 if the importance were joy, or sorrow:] Importance here means, the thing imported.