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'Twill weep for having wearied you: My father
O most dear mistress,
If you'll sit down,
No, precious creature :
It would become me
Poor worm! thou art infected; This visitation shews it. Mira.
You look wearily.
Miranda :-O my father,
Brought my too diligent ear : for several virtues
I do not know
my condition, A prince, Miranda ; I do think, a king; (I would, not so!) and would no more endure This wooden slavery, than I would suffer The flesh-fly blow my mouth.-Hear my soul speak; The very instant that I saw you, did My heart fly to your service; there resides, To make me slave to it; and, for your sake, Am I this patient log-man. Mira.
love me? Fer. O heaven, O earth, bear witness to this sound, And crown what I profess with kind event, :
If I speak true; if hollowly, invert
I am a fool,
Wherefore weep you?
fellow You may deny me; but I'll be your servant, Whether
will or no. Fer.
My mistress, dearest,
My husband then
farewell, Till half an hour hence. Fer.
A thousand! thousand!
[Exeunt Fer. und Mir. Pro. So glad of this as they, I cannot be,
Who are surpriz'd with all ; but my rejoicing
Another part of the island. Enter STEPHANO and TRINCULO; CALIBAN
following with a bottle. Ste. Tell not me; when the butt is out, we will drink water; not a drop before : therefore bear up, and board 'em : Servant-monster, drink to me,
Trin. Servant-monster? the folly of this island! They say, there's but five upon this isle: we are three of them; if the other two be brained like us, the state totters.
Ste. Drink, servant-monster, when I bid thee; thy eyes are almost set in thy head.
Trin. Where should they be set else? he were a brave monster indeed, if they were set in his tail.
Ste. My man-monster hath drowned his tongue in sack: for my part, the sea cannot drown me: I swam, ere I could recover the shore, five-and-thirty leagues, off and on, by this light.—Thou shalt be my lieutenant, monster, or my standard.
Trin. Your lieutenant, if you list; he's no standard. Ste. We'll not run, monsieur monster.
Trin. Nor go neither: but you'll lie, like dogs; and yet say nothing neither.
Ste. Moon-calf, speak once in thy life, if thou beest a good moon-calf.
Cal. How does thy honour? Let me lick thy shoe: I'll not serve him, he is not valiant.
Trin. Thou liest, most ignorant monster ; I am in case to justle a constable : Why, thou deboshed 3 fish thou, was there ever man a coward, that hath drunk so much sack as I to-day? Wilt thou tell a monstrous lie, being but half a fish, and half a monster?
Cal. Lo, how he mocks me! wilt thou let him, my lord ?
Trin. Lord, quoth he!--that a monster should be such a natural!
Cal. Lo, lo, again! bite him to death, I pr’ythee.
Ste. Trinculo, keep a good tongue in your head; if you prove a mutineer, the next tree—The poor monster's my subject, and he shall not suffer indignity.
Cal. I thank my noble lord. Wilt thou be pleas'd To hearken once again the suit I made thee?
Ste. Marry will I: kneel, and repeat it; I will stand, and so shall Trinculo.
Enter ARIEL, invisible.