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A god than you. Will you deliver how
This dead queen re-lives?
Cer.

I will, my lord. Beseech you, first go with me to my house, Where shall be shown you all was found with

her ;

How she came placed here within the temple ;
No needful thing omitted.
Per.

Pure Diana !
I bless thee for thy vision, and will offer
Night-oblations to thee. Thaisa,
This prince, the fair-betrothed of your daughter,
Shall niarry her at Pentapolis. And now,
This ornament that makes me look so dismal,
Will I, my loved Marina, clip to form ;
And what this fourteen years no razor touch'd,
To grace thy marriage-day, I'll beautify.
Thai. Lord Cerimon hath letters of good

credit, Sir, that my father's dead. Per. Heavens make a star of him! Yet there,

my queen, We'll celebrate their nuptials, and ourselves Will in that kingdom spend our following

days;
Our son and daughter shall in Tyrus reign.-
Lord Cerimon, we do our longing stay,
To hear the rest untold. Sir, lead the way.

(Exeunt omnes.

Enter GOWER. Gow. In Antiochus and his daughter, you

have heard Of monstrous lust the due and just reward : In Pericles, his queen and daughter, seen (Although assail'd with fortune fierce and keen)

Virtue preserved from fell destruction's blast,
Ied on by heaven, and crown'd with joy at last:
In Helicanus may you well descry
A figure of truth, of faith, of loyalty :
In reverend Cerimon there well appears,
The worth that learned charity aye wears.
For wicked Cleon and his wife, when fame
Had spread their cursèd deed, and honour'd

name

Of Pericles, to rage the city turn;
That him and his they in his palace burn,
The gods for murder seemed so content
To punish them; although not done, but meant.
So, on your patience ever more attending,
New joy wait on you! Here our play hath
ending.

(E.rit.

SHAKSPEARE.

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BRADBURY, EVANS, AND Co., 11, BOUVERIE STREET, LONDON, E.C.

1867.

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