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having any occasion to write for matter of grant, shall name your highness in this form, and with this addition, in French,—Notre tres cher filz Henry roy d'Angleterre, héritier de France ; and thus in Latin, Præclarissimus filius noster Henricus, rex Angliæ, et hæres Franciæ.
Fr. King. Nor this I have not, brother, so denied, But your request shall make me let it pass. K. Hen. I pray you then, in love and dear alli
ance, Let that one article rank with the rest : And, thereupon, give me your daughter.
Fr. King. Take her, fair son; and from her blood
ness all, That here I kiss her as my sovereign queen. (Flourish.
Q. Isa. God, the best maker of all marriages,
K. Hen. Prepare we for our marriage;-on which My lord of Burgundy, we 'll take your oath, And all the peers', for surety of our leagues. Then shall I swear to Kate, and you to me; And may our oaths well kept and prosperous be!
Thus far, with rough and all unable pen,
Our bending author hath pursued the story; In little room confining mighty men,
Mangling hy starts the full course of their glory. Small time, but in that small, most greatly liv'd
This star of England : fortune made his sword;
And of it left his son imperial lord.
Of France and England, did this king succeed;
That they lost France, and made his England bleed: Which oft our stage hath shown; and, for their sake, In your fair minds let this acceptance take.
END OF KING HENRY V.
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