'First of the king: what shall of him become?'
Reading out of a paper
The duke yet lives that Henry shall depose;
But him outlive, and die a violent death.
As the Spirit speaks, SOUTHWELL writes the answer
'What fates await the Duke of Suffolk?'
By water shall he die, and take his end.
'What shall befall the Duke of Somerset?'
Let him shun castles;
Safer shall he be upon the sandy plains
Than where castles mounted stand.
done, for more I hardly can endure.
Descend to darkness and the burning lake!
False fiend, avoid!
Thunder and lightning. Exit Spirit
Enter YORK and BUCKINGHAM with their Guard and break in
Lay hands upon these traitors and their trash.
Beldam, I think we watch'd you at an inch.
are you there? the king and commonweal
Are deeply indebted for this piece of pains:
My lord protector
will, I doubt it not,
See you well guerdon'd for these good deserts.
Not half so bad as thine to England's king,
Injurious duke, that threatest where's no cause.
True, madam, none at all: what call you this?
Away with them! let them be clapp'd up close.
asunder. You, madam, shall with us.
Stafford, take her to thee.
Exeunt above DUCHESS and HUME, guarded
We'll see your trinkets here all forthcoming.
Exeunt guard with MARGARET JOURDAIN, SOUTHWELL, &c
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