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The clouds, methought, would open, and show Such shapes, such gesture, and such sound, riches

expressing Ready to drop upon me; that, when I wak'd, (Although they want the use of tongue, a kind I cried to dream again.

of excellent dumb discourse. Ste. This will prove a brave kingdom to me, Pro. Praise in departing. [.Aside. where I shall have my music for nothing. | Fran. They vanish'd strangely. Cal. When Prospero is destroyed.

Seb. No matter, since Ste. That shall be by and by: I remember They have left their viands behind; for we have the story.

stomachs. Trin. The sound is going away: let's follow Will't please you taste of what is here? it, and after, do our work.

Alon. Not I. Ste. Lead, monster; we'll follow. I would, Gon. Faith, Sir, you need not fear : When I could see this taborer : he lays it on.

we were boys,

eers, Trin. Wilt come? I'll follow, Stephano. Who would believe that there were mountain

TExeunt. Dew-lapp'd like bulls, whose throats had hangSCENE III.-Another part of the island.

ing at them

| Wallets of flesh? or that there were such men, Enter Alonso, SEBASTIAN, ANTONIO, GON

ONS | Whose heads stood in their breasts? which now ZALO, ADRIAN, FRANCISCO, and others.

we find, Gon. By'r lakin,* I can go no further, Sir; Each putter-out on five for one, will bring us My old bones ache: here's a maze trod, indeed, Good warrant of. Through forth-rights, and meanders! by your Alon. I will stand to, and feed, I needs must rest me,

(patience, Although my last : no matter, since I feel Alon. Old lord, I cannot blame thee, The best is past : Brother, my lord the duke, Who am myself attach'd with weariness, Stand too, and do as we. To the dulling of my spirits : sit down and rest.

Thunder and lightning. Enter Ariel like a Even here I will put off my hope, and keep it

harpy; claps his wings upon the table, and, No longer for my flatterer : he is drown'd,

with a quaint device, the banquet vanishes. Whom thus we stray to find; and the sea mocks Our frustrate search on land: Well, let him go.

Ari. You are three men of sin, whom destiny Ant. I am right glad that he's so out of hope.

(That hath to instrument this lower world, (Aside to SEBASTIAN.

And what is in't,) the never-surfeited sea Do not, for one repulse, forego the purpose

| Hath caused to belch up; and on this island

Where man doth not inhabit ; you ’mongst men That you resolv'd to effect. Seb. The next advantage

Being most unfit to live. I have made you mad; Will we take thoroughly.

[Seeing Alon. SEB. &c. draw their swords. Ant. Let it be tv-night;

And even with such like valour, men hang and For, now they are oppress'd with travel, they

druwn

(fellows "y | Their proper selves. You fools! I and my Will not, nor cannot, use such vigilance,

Are ministers of fate; the elements As when they are fresh.

Of whom your swords are temper'd, may as Seb. I say, to-night: no more.

stabs Solemn and strange music; and PROSPERO Wound the loud winds, or with bemock'd-al

above, invisible. Enter several strange Shapes, Kill the still-closing waters, as diminish bringing in a banquet ; they dance about it with One dowle* that's in my plume; my fellowgentle actions of salutation; and inviting

ministers the king, &c. to eat, they depart.

| Are like in vulnerable: if you could hurt, Alon. What harmony is this? my good Your swords are now too massy for your friends, hark!

strengths, Gon. Marvellous sweet music!

And will not be uplifted: But, remember, Alon. Give us kind keepers, heavens! What (For that's my business to you,) that you three were these?

From Milan did supplant good Prospero, Seb. A living drollery :t Now I will believe, Expos'd unto the sea, which hath requit it, That there are unicorns; that, in Arabia Him, and his innocent child : for which fou There is one tree, the phenix' throne ; one

deed At this hour reigning there.

phønix The powers, delaying, not forgetting, have Ant. I'll believe both;

Incens'd the seas and shores, yea all the creaAnd what does else want credit, come to me,

tures, And I'll be sworn 'tis true : Travellers ne'er Against your peace : Thee, of thy son, Alonso, did lie,

| They have bereft; and do pronounce by me, Though fools at home condemn them. Lingering perdition (worse than any death Gon. If in Naples

Can be at once,) shall step by step attend I should report this now, would they believe You, and your ways; whose wrath to guard if I should say I saw such islanders, me? you from (For, certes, these are people of the island,) (Which here, in this most desolate isle, else falls Who, though they are of monstrous shape, yet, Upon your heads,) is nothing, but heart's sornote, And a cleart life ensuing.

[row, Their manners are more gentle-kind than of | He vanishes in thunder : then, to soft music, enOur human generation you shall find lter the Shapes again, and dance with mops Many, nay, almost any."

and moures, and carry out the table. Pro. Honest lord,

(present, Pro. (.Aside.) Bravely the figure of this harpy Thou hast said well; for some of you there

hast thou Are worse than devils.

| Perform'd, my Ariel; a grace it had, devouring: Alon. I cannot too much muse,

of my instruction hast thou nothing 'bated, * Our Lady. Show. Certainly Wonder. 1. Dorn

† Pure, blameless

Well

1 side

In what thou hadst to say: so, with good life, i Pro. Fairly spoke:
And observation strange, my meaner ministers Sit then, and talk with her, she is thine own.-
Their several kinds have done: my high charms What, Ariel; my industrious servant Ariel!
work,

Enter ARIEL
And these, mine enemies, are all knit up

Ari. What would my potent master? bere In their distractions : they now are in my power;

am. And in these fits I leave them, whilst I visit

1 Pro. Thou and thy meaner fellows your last Young Ferdinand, (whom they suppose is

service drown'd)

Did worthily perform; and I must use you And his and my loved darling.

In such another trick: go, bring the rabble, [Exit PROSPERO from above. Gon. I'the name of something holy, Sir, why

O'er whom I give thee power, here, to this

place: stand you

Incite them to quick motion ; for I must In this strange stare ?

Bestow upon the eyes of this young couple Alon. O, it is monstrous! monstrous !

Some vanity of mine art; it is my promise, Methought the billows spoke, and told me of it;

| And they expect it from me. The winds did sing it to me ; and the thunder,

Ari. Presently? That deep and dreadful organ-pipe, pronounc'd

Pro. Ay, with a twink. The name of Prosper : it did bass my trespass.

Ari. Before you can say, Come, and go. Therefore my son i' the ooze is bedded; and

And breathe twice; and cry, 80, 80; I'll seek him deeper than e'er plummet sounded,

Each one tripping on his toe, And with him there lie mudded. (Exit

Will be here with mop and mowe: Seb. But one fiend at a time,

Do you love me, master? no. I'll fight their legions o'er.

Pro. Dearly, my delicate Ariel : do not apAnt. I'll be thy second.

Till thou dost hear me call. [Exeunt SEB. and Ant.

(proach,

Ari. Well I conceive. Gon. All three of them are desperate ; their

(Erit.

Pro. Look, thou be true; do not give dalgreat guilt,

liance

(straw Like poison given to work a great time after,

er, Too much the rein ; the strongest oaths are Now gins to bite the spirits : I do beseech you to the fire i' the blood : be more absteinious, That are of suppler joints, follow them swiftly,

Or else, good night, your vow! And hinder them from what this ecstacy*

Fer. I warrant you, Sir; May now provoke them to.

The white-cold virgin snow upon my heart Adr. Follow, I pray you. (Exeunt.

Abates the ardour of my liver.
ACT IV.

Pro. Well.
SCENE I.-Before PROSPERO's cell. Now come, my Ariel ; bring a corollary,*
Enter PROSPERO, FERDINAND,and MIRANDA. Rather than want a spirit; appear, and pertly.--
Pro. If I have too austerely punish'd you,

No tongue ; all eyes; be silent. [Soft music. Your compensation makes amends ; for I

A Masque. Enter Iris.. Have given you here a thread of mine own life, Iris. Ceres, most bounteous lady,thy rich lees Or that for which I live; whom once again Of wheat, rye, barley, vetches, oats, and pease; I tender to thy hand: all thy vexations Thy turfy mountains, where live nibbling sheep, Were but my trials of thy love, and thou | And flat meads thatch'd with stover, them to Hast strangely stood the test : here, afore Hea

keep; I ratify this my rich gift. O Ferdinand, (ven, Thy banks with peonied and lillied brims, Do not smile at me, that I boast her off, Which spungy April at thy hestt betrims, For thou shalt find she will outstrip all praise, ! To make cold nymphs chaste crowns; and And make it halt behind her.

broom groves, Fer. I do believe it.

Whose shadow the dismissed bachelor lore Against an oracle.

Being lass-lorn; thy pole-clipt vineyard ; Pro. Then, as my gift, and thine own acqui- And thy sea-marge, sterile, and rocky-hard, sition

Where thou thyself dost air: The queen o' Worthily purchas'd, take my daughter: But

sky, If thou dost break her virgin knot before Whose watery arch, and messenger, am I, All sanctimonious ceremonies may

Bids thee leave these ; and with her sovereign With full and holy rite be minister',

grace, No sweet aspersiont shall the heavens let fall Here on this grass-plot, in this very place, To make this contract grow; but barren hate, To come and sport, her peacocks fly amain : Sour-ey'd disdain, and discord, shall bestrew Approach, rich Ceres, her to entertain. The union of your bed with weeds so loathly,

Enter CERES. That you shall hate it both : therefore, take

ke As Hymen's lamps shall light you.

Cer. Hail, many-colour'd messenger, that

Theed, Dost disobey the wife of Jupiter; Fer. As I hope

(ne'er

Who, with thy saffron wings, upon my flowers For quiet days, fair issue, and long life,

Diffusest honey-drops, refreshing showers : With such love as 'tis now; the murkiest den,

en, And with each end of thy blue bow dost crown The most opportune place, the strong'st sug-IM

ng si sugo My boskyt acres, and my unshrubb'd down, gestion Our worser Genius can, shall never melt

Rich scarf to my proud earth; Why bath thy queen

(green? Mine honour into lust; to take away

Summond me hither, to this short-grassid The edge of that day's celebration,

Iris. A contract of true love to celebrate; When į shall think, or Phoebus' steeds are

are And some donation freely to estate founder'd, Or knight kept chain d below.

On the bless'd lovers. * Alienation of mind.

† Sprinkling

Surplus.
Cominand.

Woody

Cer. Tell me, heavenly bow,

wards the end whereof PROSPERO starts sud. Ir Venus, or her son, as thou dost know, denly, and speaks ; after which, to a strange, Do now attend the queen ? since they did plot hollow, and confused noise, they heavily vanish. The means, that dusky Dis* my daughter got, Pro. Aside. I had forgot that foul conspiracy Her and her blind boy's scandal'd company of the beast Caliban, and his confederates, I have forsworn.

Against my life; the minute of their plot Iris. Of her society

Is almost come.-{To the spirits.] Well done ;Be not afraid: I met her deity

avoid ;-no more. Cutting the clouds towards Paphos; and her Fer. This is most strange: your father's in son

gome passion Dove-drawn with her: here thought they to That works him strongly. have done

Mira. "Never till this day, Some wanton charm upon this man and maid, Saw I him touch'd with anger so distemper'd. Whose vows are, that no bed-rite shall be paid, Pro. You do look, my son, in a mov'd sort, Till Hymen's torch be lighted : but in vain; | As if you were dismayd: be cheerful, Sir : Mar's hot minion is return'd again ;

Our revels now are ended : these our actors, Her waspish-headed son has broke his arrows, As I foretold you, were all spirits, and Swears he will shoot no more, but play with Are melted into air, into thin air: And be a boy right out.

And, like the baseless fabric of this vision, Cer. Highest queen of state,

The cloud-capp d towers, the gorgeous palaces, Great Juno comes ; I know her by her gait. The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Enter Juro.

Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve ; Juno. How does my bounteous sister? Go

| And, like this insubstantial pageant faded, with me,

Leave not a rackt behind : We are such stuff To bless this twain, that they may prosperous As dreams are made of, and our little life And honour'd in their issue.

rbe, | Is rounded with a sleep.--Sir, I am vexd;

Bear with my weakness; my old brain is Song. Juno. Honour, riches, marriage-blessing,

troubled.

| Benot disturb'd with my infirmity : Long continuance, and increasing,

| If you be pleas’d, retire into my cell, Hourly joys be still upon you!

And there repose; a turn or two I'll walk, Juno sings her blessing on you.

To still my beating mind.
Cer. Earth's increase, and foisont plenty ; Fer. Mira. We wish you peace. [Ereuni.

Barns, and garners never empty; Pro. Come with a thought: I thank you :
Vines, with clust'ring bunches growing ; Ariel, come.
Plants, with goodly burden bowing ;

Enter ARIEL.
Spring come to you, al the farthest,

Ari. Thy thoughts I cleave to; What's thy
In the very end of harvest !

pleasure ?
Scarcity, and want, shall shun you ;

Pro. Spirit,
Ceres' blessing so is on you.

We must prepare to meet with Caliban.
Fer. This is a most majestic vision, and

Ari. Ay, my Commander: when I presented Harmonious charmingly: May I be bold

Ceres, To think these spirits ?

I thought to have told thee of it; but I fear'd Pro. Spirits, which by mine art

Lest I might anger thee. I have from their confines call'd to enact

Pro. Say again, where didst thou leave these My present fancies.

varlets ? Fer. Let me live here ever;

Ari. I told you, Sir, they were red-hot with So rare a wonder'dt father, and a wife,

drinking; Make this place Paradise.

So full of valour, that they gmote the air (Juno and Ceres whisper, and send IRIS on For breathing in their faces; beat the ground Employment.

For kissing of their feet : yet always bending Pro Sweet now, silence :

Towards their project: Then I beat my tabor, Juno and Ceres whisper seriously ;

At which, like unbackd colts, they prick'd There's something else to do : hush, and be

their ears Or else our spell is marrd.

(mute, | Advanc'd their eye-lids, lifted up their noses, Iris. You nymphs, call’ Naiads, of the wan-As they emelt music; so I charm’d their ears, d'ring brooks,

(looks, That, calf-like, they my lowing follow'd, With your sedg'd crowns, and ever harmless through Leave your crisp channels, and on this green Tooth'd briers, sharp furzes, pricking goss, land

and thorns,

them Answer your summons ; Juno does command : Which enter'd their frail shins : at last I left Come temperate nymphs, and help to cele l' the filthy mantled pool beyond your cell, brate

Their dancing up to the chins, that the foul A contract of true love; be not too late.

O'er-stunk their feet.

[lake Enter cerlain Nymphs.

Pro. This was well done, my bird : You sun-burn'd sicklemen, of August weary,

Thy shape invisible retain thou still : Come hither from the furrow, and be merry ; 15

The trumpery in my house, go, bring it hither, Make holy-day: your rye-straw hats put on,

For stalef to catch these thieves. And these fresh nymphs encounter every one

Ari. I go, I go.

[Erit. In country footing.

| Pro. A devil, a born devil, on whose nature

| Nurtures can never stick; on whom my pains, Enter certain Reapers, properly habited: they join with the Nymphs in a graceful dance ; 10

* Vanished. | A body of clouds in motion ; but it is genorally sup

pobod that the author wrote track. * Pluo. Adindar Able to produce such wonders." Bait.

Education

Humanely taken, all, all lost, quite lost; And all be turn'd to barnacles, or to apes
And as, with age, his body uglier grows, With foreheads villainous low.
So his mind cankers: I will plague them all, Ste. Monster, lay-to your fingers ; help to
Re-enter ARIEL loaden with glistering apparel, bear this away, where my hogshead of wine
&c.

is, or I'll turn you out of my kingdom: go to, Even to roaring :-Come, hang them on this carry this. line.

Trin. And this. PROSPERO, and Ariel remain invisible. Enter Ste. Ay, and this. CALIBAN, STEPHANO, and TRINCULO; al A noise of hunters heard. Enter dirers Spirits, wel.

in shape of hounds, and hunt them about ; Cal. Pray you, tread softly, that the blind PROSPERO and ARIEL setting them on. mole may not

Pro. Hey, Mountain, hey!
Hear a foot fall : we now are near his cell. Ari. Silver! there it goes, Silver !

Ste. Monster, your fairy, which you say, is Pro. Fury, Fury! there, Tyrant, there! hark, a harmless fairy, has done little better than

hark! played the jack* with us.

[CAL. STE. and TRIN. are driven out. Trin. Monster, I do smell all horse-piss ; at Go, charge my goblins that they grind their which my nose is in great indignation.

joints Ste. Só is mine. Do you hear, monster? If With dry convulsions; shorten up their sinews I should take a displeasure against you; look With aged cramps; and more pinch-spotted you,

make them Trin. Thou wert but a lost monster. Than pard., or cat o'mountain.

Cal. Good my lord, give me thy favour still: Ari. Hark they roar. Be patient, for the prize I'll bring thee to Pro. Let them be hunted soundly: At this Shall hood-wink this mischance : therefore, Lie at my mercy all mine enemies : [hour speak softly,

Shortly shall all my labours end, and thou All's hush'd as midnight yet.

Shalt have the air at freedom : for a little, Trin. Ay, but to lose our bottles in the pool,- Follow, and do me service.

(Eseunt. Ste. There is not only disgrace and dishonour

ACT V. in that, monster, but an infinite loss. Trin. That's more to me than my wetting :

SCENE 1.-Before the Cell of PROSPERO.

Enter PROSPERO in his magic robes,and ARIEL. yet this is your harmless fairy, monster. Ste. I will fetch off my bottle, though I be

Pro. Now does my project gather to a head : o'er ears for my labour.

My charms crack not ; my spirits obey; and Cal. Pr’ythee, my king, be quiet : Seest

time thou here,

[enter :

Goes upright with his carriage. How's the day? This is the mouth of the cell: no noise, and

Ari. On the sixth hour; at which time, my Do that good mischief, which may make this You said our work should cease.

lord, island

Pro. I did say so, Thine own for ever, and I, thy Caliban,

When first I rais'd the tempest. Say, my spirit, For ayet thy foot-licker.

How fares the king and his ? Ste: Give me thy hand : I do begin to have.

and. I do begin to have Ari. Con fin'd together bloody thoughts.

In the same fashion as you gave in charge; Trin. O king Stephano ! O peer! O worthy Just as you left them, Sir; all prisoners Stephano! look, what a wardrobe here is for In the lime-grove which weather-fendst your thee!

cell; Cal. Let it alone, thou fool : it is but trash. They cannot budge, till you release. The king,

Trin, 0, ho, monster; we know what be His brother, and yours, abide all three dislongs to a frippery:1-0 king Stephano!

tracted; Ste. Put off that gown, Trinculo: by this. And the remainder mourning over them, hand, I'll have that gown.

| Brim-full of sorrow, and dismay; but chiefly Trin. Thy grace shall have it.

Him you term’d, Sir, The good old lord Gonsalo; Cal. The dropsy drown this fool! what do His tears run down his beard, like winter's you mean,

drops To doat thus on such luggage? Let's along, From eavest of reeds : your charm so strongly And do the murder first: if he awake,

works them, From toe to crown he'll fill our skins with That if you now beheld them, your affections Make us strange stuff.

[pinches: Would become tender. Ste. Be you quiet, monster.-Mistress line,

Pro. Dost thou think so, spirit? is not this my jerkin? Now is the jerkin under

Tri. Mine would, Sir, were l human. the line: now, jerkin, you are like to lose your

Pro. And mine shall. hair, and prove a bald jerkin.

Hast thou, which art but air, a touch, a feeling Trin. Do, do: We steal by line and level,

Of their afflictions ? and shall not myself, and't like your grace.

One of their kind, that relish all as sharply, Ste. I thank thee for that jest ; here's a gar- Passion as they, be kindlier mov'd than thou ment for't: wit shall not go unrewarded, while. I am king of this country: Steal by line and Though with their high wrongs I am struck to level, is an excellent pass of pate; there's

the quick, another garment for't.

7 Yet, with my nobler reason, 'gainst my fury Trin. Monster, come, put some limes upon Do I take part : the rarer action is (tent, your fingers, and away with the rest.

In virtue than in vengeance: they being peni. Cal. I will have none on't: we shall lose our The sole drift of my purpose doth extend

Not a frown further: Go release them, Ariel: * Jack with a lantern.

† Erer. A shop for the sale of old clothes. Bird-limo. * Leopard. Defends from bad weather. i Thaich

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time,

My charms I'll break, their senses I'll restore, I will dis-case me, and myself present,
And they shall be themselves.

As I was sometime Milan:-quickly, spirit; Ari. I'll fetch them, Sir.

(Exit. Thou shalt ere long be free. Pro. Ye elves of hills, brooks, standing lakes, ARIEL re-enters, singing, and helps to attire and groves;

PROSPERO. And ye, that on the sands with printless foot

Ar. Where the bee sucks, there suck I; Do chase the ebbing Neptune, and do fly him,

In a cowslip's bell I lie : When he comes back; you demi-puppets, that

There I couch when owls do cry. By moonshine do the green-sour ringlets make, On the bat's back I do fly, Whereof the ewe not bites ; and you, whose

After summer, merrily : pastime

Merrily, merrily, shall I live now, Is to make midnight-mushrooms; that rejoice

Under the blossom that hangs on the bough. To hear the solemn curfew, by whose aid

| (Weak masters though you be,) I have be

Pro. Why, that's my dainty Ariel : I shall dimmd

winds,

miss thee ; The noon-tide sun, call’d forth the mutinous

But yet thou shalt have freedom: so, so so. And twixt the green sea and the azurd vault

To the king's ship, in visible as thou art: Set roaring war: to the dread rattling thunder

There shalt thou find the mariners asleep Have I given fire, and rifted Jove's stout oak

Under the hatches; the master, and the boatWith his own bolt: the strong-bas d promontory

swain, Have I made shake; and by the spurs pluck'd

Being awake, enforce them to this place;

" | And presently, I prythee. up The pine, and cedar: graves, at my command. I Ari. I drink the air before me, and return llave waked their sleepers; oped, and let them

Or e'er your pulse twice beat. [Exit ARIEL. forth

Gon. All torment, trouble, wonder, and

amazement By my so potent art: But this rough magic

Inhabits here: Some heavenly power guide us I here abjure ; and, when I have requir'd Some heavenly music, (which even now I do)

Out of this fearful country!

Pro. Behold, Sir king,
To work mine end upon their senses, that
This airy charm is for, I'll break my staff,

The wronged duke of Milan, Prospero :
Bury it certain fathoms in the earth,

For more assurance that a living prince And, deeper than did ever plummet sound,

Does now speak to thee, I embrace thy body; I'll drown my book.

(Solemn Music.

And to thee, and thy company, I bid Re-enter ARIEL: after him, ALONSO, with a

A hearty welcome.

Alon. Whe'r* thou beest he, or no, frantic gesture, allended by GONZALO; SEBAS

Or some enchanted trifle to abuse me, TIAN and ANTONIO in like manner, attended

As late I have been, I not know : thy pulse by ADRIAN and FRANCISCO : They all enter The circle which PROSPERO had made, and

Beats, as of flesh and blood; and, since I saw

thee, there stand charmed; which PROSPERO ob

Th' affliction of my mind amends, with which, serving, speaks.

I fear, a madness held me: this must crave A solemn air, and the best comforter To an unsettled fancy, cure thy brains,

(An if this be at all,) a most strange story. Now useless, boild within thy skull! There

Thy dukedom I resign; and do entreat For you are spell-stopp'd.

stand,

Thou pardon me my wrongs :—But how should Holy Gonzalo, honourable man,

Prospero Mine eyes, even sociable to the show of thine,

Be living, and be here? Fall fellowly drops. The charm dissolves

| Pro. First, noble friend,

Let me embrace thine age; whose honour cana pace; And as the morning steals upon the night,

Be measur'd, or confin'd.

(not Melting the darkness, so their rising senses

Gon. Whether this be, Begin to chase the ignorant fumes that mantle

Or be not, I'll not swear. Their clearer reason.-O my good Gonzalo,

Pro. You do yet taste My true preserver, and a loyal sir

Some subtilties o' the isle, that will not let you To him thou follow'st; I will pay thy graces

Believe things certain :-Welcome, my friends Home, both in word and deed.-Most cruelly

all : Didst thou, Alonso, use me and my daughter:

But you, my brace of lords, were I so minded, Thy brother was a furtherer in the act;

[Aside to SEB. and Ant. Thou’rt pinch'd for't now, Sebastian.-Flesh

I here could pluck his highness' frown upon

"And justify you traitors; at this time (you, and blood, You brother mine, that entertain'd ambition. I'll tell no tales.

| Seb. The devil speaks in him. Expell d remorse* and nature ; who, with Se

(Aside. bastian,

Pro. No:(Whose inward pinches therefore are most

For you, most wicked Sir, whom to call brother

Would even infect my mouth, I do forgive strong.) Would here have kill'd your king ; I do forgive

Thy rankest fault : all of them; and require

My dukedom of thee, which, perforce, I know,

(standing thee, Unnatural though thou art!— Their under

Thou must restore.

Alon. If thou beest Prospero,
Begins to swell, and the approaching tide
Will shortly fill the reasonable shores,

Give us particulars of thy preservation :
That now lie foul and muddy. Not one of them,

How thou hast met us here, who three hours since

[lost, That yet looks on me, or would know me:Ariel,

| Were wreck'd upon this shore; where I have Fetch me the hat and rapier in my cell ;

How sharp the point of this remembrance is! [Erit ARIEL.

My dear son Ferdinand. * Pity, or tenderness of heart.

* Whether.

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