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K. Hen. The prince hath ta’en it hence :--go,
seek him out. Is he so hasty, that he doth suppose My sleep my death ? Find him, my lord of Warwick; chide him hither.
[Exit Warwick. This part of his conjoins with my disease, And helps to end me. See, sons, what things you
· are ! How quickly nature falls into revolt, When gold becomes her object! For this the foolish over-careful fathers Have broke their sleep with thoughts, their brains
1 Taking toll.
Now, where is he, that will not stay so long
Re-enter PRINCE HENRY.
Lo, where he comes. Come hither to me, Harry :Depart the chamber; leave us here alone.
[Exeunt Clarence, Prince Humphrey,
Lords, &c. P. Hen. I never thought to hear you speak again. K. Hen. Thy wish was father, Harry, to that
thought: I stay too long by thee; I weary
thee. Dost thou so hunger for my empty chair, That thou wilt needs invest thee with mine honors Before thy hour be ripe? O foolish youth! Thou seek'st the greatness that will overwhelm
Stay but a little ; for my cloud of dignity
life. What! canst thou not forbear me half an hour ? Then get thee gone, and dig my grave thyself ; And bid the merry bells ring to thine ear, That thou art crowned, not that I am dead. Let all the tears that should bedew my hearse, Be drops of balm to sanctify thy head : Only compound me with forgotten dust ; Give that, which gave thee life, unto the worms: Pluck down my officers, break my decrees; For now a time is come to mock at form; Harry the Fifth is crown'd. Up, vanity! Down, royal state ! all you sage counsellors, hence ! And to the English court assemble now, From every region, apes of idleness ! Now, neighbor confines, purge you of your scum. Have
you a ruffian, that will swear, drink, dance, Revel the night, rob, murder, and commit
Thou has confirmed my opinion.