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I'll grow less; for I'll purge, and leave sack, and liye cleanly, as a nobleman should do.

[Exit, bearing off the Body.

SCENE V,

Another Part of the Field. The Trumpets sound. Enter King Henry, Prince

HENRY, Prince John, WesTMORELAND, and
Others, with WORCESTER, and Vernon, prisoners.

K. Hen. Thus ever did rebellion find rebuke.
fll-spirited Worcester! did we not send grace,
Pardon, and terms of love to all of you?
And would'st thou turn our offers contrary?
Misuse the tenor of thy kinsman's trust?
Three knights upon our party slain to-day,
A noble earl, and many a creature else,
Had been alive this hour,
If, like a christian, thou hadst truly borne
Betwixt our armies true intelligence.

Wor. What I have done, my safety urg'd me to,
And I embrace this fortune patiently,
Since not to be avoided it falls on me.
K. Hen. Bear Worcester to the death, and Vernon

too: Other offenders we will pause upon.

[Exeunt WORCESTER and VERNON, guarded. How goes the field?

P. Hen. The noble Scot, lord Douglas, when he

saw

The fortune of the day quite turn'd from him,
The noble Percy slain, and all his men
Upon the foot of fear,-fled with the rest;
And, falling from a hill, he was so bruis'd,
That the pursuers took him. At my tent

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VOL. IV.

The Douglas is; and I beseech your gracé,
I may dispose of him.
K. Hen.

: With all my heart.

. P. Hen. Then, brother John of Lancaster, to

you This honourable bounty shall belong: Go to the Douglas, and deliver him Up to his pleasure, ransomeless, and free: His valour, shown upon our crests to-day, Hath taught us how to cherish such high deeds, Even in the bosom of our adversaries. K. Hen. Then this remains,--that we divide our

power.You, son John, and my cousin Westmoreland, Towards York shall bend you, with your dearest

speed, To meet Northumberland, and the prelate Scroop, Who, as we hear, are busily in arms: Myself,--and you, son Harry,--will towards Wales, ,

—will To fight with Glendower, and the earl of March. Rebellion in this land shall lose his sway, Meeting the check of such another day: And since this business so fair is done, Let us not leave till all our own be won. [Exeunt.

END OF VOLUME FOURTH.

C. and K.Baldwin, Printers, New Bridge-street, London,

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