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Enter Sir William Lucy.
Lucy. Conduct me to the Dauphin's tent, to know Who hath obtain'd the glory of the day.
Char. On what fubmiffive meffage art thou fent? Lucy. Submiffion, Dauphin ? 'tis a meer French word,
We English warriors wot not what it means.
I come to know what prifoners thou hast ta'en,
Char. For prifoners afk'st thou? hell our prifon is. But tell me whom thou feek'st ?
Lucy. Where is the great Alcides of the field, Valiant Lord Talbot, Earl of Shrewsbury? Created, for his rare fuccefs in arms,
Great Earl of Wafhford, Waterford, and Valence,
Lord Strange of Blackmere, Lord Verdon of Alton, Lord Cromwell of Wingfield, Lord Furnival of Shef
The thrice victorious Lord of Falconbridge,
Pucel. Here is a filly, ftately, ftile, indeed. The Turk, that two and fifty Kingdoms hath, Writes not fo tedious a ftile as this.
Him that thou magnify'ft with all these titles,
Lucy. Is Talbot flain, the Frenchmens' only scourge,
Your kingdom's terror and black Nemefis ?
Pucel I think, this Upftart is old Talbot's ghoft;
But from their ashes, Dauphin, shall be rear'd
Char. So we be rid of them, do what thou wilt.
SCENE II. &
Enter King Henry, Gloucefter, and Exeter.
K. Houry H
AVE you perus'd the letters from the
K. Henry. How doth your Grace affect this motion?
K. Henry, Ay, marry, uncle; for I always thought It was both impious and unnatural,
That fach immanity and bloody ftrife
Should reigh anong profeffors of one Faith. a dea
And fitter is my study and my books,
Enter Winchester, and three Ambafadors.
Exe. What is my Lord of Winchester inftall'd, And call'd unto a Cardinal's degree? Then I perceive, that will be verify'd, Henry the Fifth did fometime prophesy ; "If once he come to be a Cardinal, "He'll make his Cap coequal with the Crown."
→K. Henry, My Lords Ambaffadors, your sev'ral suits Have been confidered and debated on
Your purpofe is both good and reasonable 3
Glou. And for the proffer of my Lord your mafter, I have inform'd his Highnefs fo at large; As, liking of the lady's virtuous gifts, Her beauty and the value of her dower,
He doth intend fhe fhall be England's Queen.
K. Henry. In argument and proof of which Contract,
Legate. I will attend upon your Lordship's leifure.
Pisupra) < qa
qprei Changes to France.
Enter Dauphin, Burgundy, Alanfon, Baftard,
Dau.HESE news, my Lords, may chear our
THE drooping fpirits:
'Tis faid, the ftout Parifians do revolt,
And turn again unto the warlike French.
Alan. Then march to Paris, royal Charles of France, And keep not back your Pow'rs in dalliance.
Pucel. Peace be amongst them, if they turn to us, Elfe Ruin combat with their Palaces.
Norin birth,] I would read is legitimate and thy authority for birth, That is, thou fhalt fupreme. poule me though thy birth
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Scout. Succefs unto our valiant General,
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Scout. The English army, that divided was
Dau. Somewhat too fudden, Sirs, the warning is;
Burg. I truft, the ghost of Talbot is not there;
Pucel. Of all bafe paffions fear is most accurft.
Dau. Then on, my Lords; and France be fortu-
Pucel. The Regent conquers, and the Frenchmen fly.
And give me figns of future accidents;[Thunder.
This speedy quick appearance argues proof
ye charming Spells and Periapts;] Charms fow'd up. Ezek. xiii. 18. Wo to them that for pillows to all arm-boles, to bunt fouls. POPE.