of my life do show
I am not in the roll of common men.
Where is he living, clipp'd in with the sea
chides the banks of England, Scotland, Wales,
Which calls me pupil, or hath read to me?
And bring him
out that is but woman's son
Can trace me in the tedious ways of art
And hold me pace in deep experiments.
I think there's no man speaks better Welsh.
I'll to dinner.
Peace, cousin Percy; you will make him mad.
I can call spirits from the vasty deep.
Why, so can I, or so can any man;
But will they come when you do call for them?
Why, I can teach you, cousin, to command
And I can teach thee, coz, to shame the devil
By telling truth: tell truth and shame the devil.
If thou have
power to raise him, bring him hither,
And I'll be sworn I have power to shame him hence.
O, while you
live, tell truth and shame the devil!
Come, come, no more of this unprofitable chat.
Three times hath Henry Bolingbroke made head
Against my power; thrice from the banks of Wye
sandy-bottom'd Severn have I sent him
Bootless home and weather-beaten back.
Home without boots, and in foul weather too!
How 'scapes he agues, in the devil's name?
Come, here's the map: shall we divide our right
According to our threefold order ta'en?
The archdeacon hath divided it
Into three limits very equally:
England, from Trent and Severn hitherto,
south and east is to my part assign'd:
All westward, Wales beyond the Severn shore,
And all the fertile
land within that bound,
To Owen Glendower: and, dear coz, to you
The remnant northward, lying off from
And our indentures tripartite are drawn;
Which being sealed interchangeably,
A business that this
night may execute,
To-morrow, cousin Percy, you and I
And my good Lord of Worcester will set forth
meet your father and the Scottish power,
As is appointed us, at Shrewsbury.
My father Glendower is not
Not shall we need his help these fourteen days.
Within that space you may have drawn together
tenants, friends and neighbouring gentlemen.
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