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Alon. Not I.
boys, Who would believe, that there were mountaineers, Dew-lapt like bulls, whose throats had hanging at
Wallets of flesh, or that there were such men, Whose heads stood in their breasts? which now we
Alon. I will stand to, and feed,
S CE N E IV.
Thunder and lightning. Enter Ariel like a harþy, claps
his wings upon the table, and with a quaint device the
banquet vanishes. Ari. OU are three men of sin, whom destiny
(That hath to instrument this lower world, And what is in't) the never-surfeited sea Hath caused to belch
and on this Island Where man doth not inhabit, you ’mongst men Being most unfit to live. I have made you mad; And ey'n with such like valour men hang and drown Their felves. You fools! I and my fellows Are ministers of fate; the elements, Of whom your swords are temper'd, may as well Wound the loud winds, or with bemockt-at ftabs
* Each putter out on five for one-] A Satire on the Voyagers of that Time, who had just discovered a new World ; and, as was natural, gave very extravagant Accounts of the Wonders of it. Their Ventures in these Expeditions are alluded to in the Title, given them, of putters out on fire for one.
Kill the still-closing waters, as diminish
again, and dance with mops and mowes, and carrying out the table.
Pro. Bravely the figure of this harpy haft thou Perform’d, my Ariel; a grace it had, devouring: Of my instrućtion haft thou nothing 'bated, In what thou hadst to say: so with good life, And observation strange, my meaner ministers Their several kinds have done; my high charms work, And these, mine enemies, are all knit up In their distractions: they are in my power; And in these fits I leave them, whilst I visit Young Ferdinand, (whoin they suppose is drown'd,) And his and my lov'd darling.
Exit Profpero from above. Gon. I'th' name of something holy, Sir, why stand
you In this strange ftare ?
Alon. 0, it is monstrous! monstrous ! " Methoughts, the billows fpoke, and told me of it;
The winds did sing it to me; and the thunder, *. That deep and dreadful organ-pipe, pronounc'd “ The Name of Prosper : it did base my trespass. Therefore
son i'th' ooze is bedded; and I'll seek him deeper than e'er plummet founded, And with him there lie mudded.
[Exit. Seb. But one fiend at a time, I'll fight their legions o'er. Ant. I'll be thy second.
Exeunt. Gon. All three of them are desperate; " their great
guilt, - Like poison giv'n to work a great time after, “ Now 'gins to bite the fpirits. I do beseech you, That are of suppler joints, follow them swiftly; And hinder them from what this ecstasy May now provoke them to. Adri. Follow, I pray you.
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SC E N E I.
Enter Profpero, Ferdinand, and Miranda.
Your compensation makes amends; for I
For thou shalt find, she will outstrip all praise,
Fer. I believe it,
Pro. Then as my gift,and thine own acquisition Worthily purchas’d, take my Daughter. But “ If thou dost break her virgin-knot, before
All sanctimonious ceremonies may " With full and holy Rite be minister'd, “ No sweet aspersions shall the heav'ns let fall “ To make this contract grow: but barren hate,
Sour-ey'd difdain, and discord shall bestrew “ The union of your bed with weeds so loathly, " That you shall hate it both: therefore take heed, , As Hymen's lamps shall light you.
Fer. As I hope
Pro. Fairly spoke.
Pro. Thou and thy meaner fellows your last
the eyes of this young couple Some vanity of mine art; it is my promise, And they expect it from me.
Ari. Presently ?
Ari. Before you can say, Come, and go
and mow. Do you
love me, master? no ? Pro. Dearly, my delicate Ariel; do not approach, 'Till thou dost hear me call. Ari. Well, I conceive.
Fer. I warrant you, Sir;
heart Abates the ardour of my liver.
S CE N E III.
A MASQUE. Enter Iris.
bring a corollary,] Corrollarium fignifies what we call Super. numerary, or what is more than is just sufficient,