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(55) ———he's full of alteration, And Jelf-reproving brings his constant pleasure.] Thus in the impresfions by Mr. Pope is this passage most nonsenfically read, and pointed. But some better copies have assisted to set it right.
(56) Gon. I'd rather lose the battle, J. This I have restored from the old 4to ; and confidering the jealousy of the Princesses on each side, it comes very naturally from Gomerill, upon her seeing Regan and Edmund together; as well as helps to mark the business going on, to
the reader. E 4 Alö.
If ever I return to you again,
[Exit Edgar. [Alarum, and retreat, within.
Glo. No further, Sir; a man may rot even here.
Edg. What, in ill thoughts again? men must endure Their going hence, ev'n as their coming hither : Ripeness is all; come on. Glo. And that's true too.
[Exeunt. Enter in conquest, with Drum and Colours, Edmund;
Lear and Cordelia, as prisoners; Soldiers, Captain,
Edm. Some Officers take them away; good guard,
Car. We're not the first,
Lear. No, no, no, no; come, let's away to prison ;
Edm. Take them away:
Lear. Upon such sacrifices, my Cordelia, The gods themselves throw incense.. Have I caught thee ?