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[Music. 'Tis time; descend; be stone no more ; approach; Strike all that look upon with marvel. Come; I'll fill your grave up: stir; nay, come away ; Bequeath to death your numbness, for from him Dear life redeems you.-You perceive, she stirs :
[HERMIONE descends from the pedestal. Start not; her actions shall be holy, as You hear my spell is lawful: do not shun her, Until you see her die again ; for then You kill her double. Nay, present your hand : When she was young, you woo'd her; now,
age, Is she become the suitor.
Leon. [Embracing her.] O, she's warm !
She embraces him.
Pol. Ay, and make it manifest where she has liv'd,
That she is living,
[Presenting PERDITA, who kneels to HERMIONE Her.
You gods, look down,
There's time enough for that;
Will wing me to some wither'd bough, and there
O peace, Paulina !
ELINOR, Widow of King Henry II., and Mother to KING JOHN.
Lords, Ladies, Citizens of Angiers, Sheriff, Heralds, Officers, Soldiers,
Messengers, and Attendants.
SCENE,-Sometimes in ENGLAND, and sometimes in FRANCE.