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A pair so famous. High events as these
Strike those that make them; and their story is
No less in pity, than his glory, which
Brought them to be lamented. Our army shall,
In solemn show, attend this funeral;
And then to Rome :-come, Dolabella, see
High order in this great solemnity,

Exeunt.

CYMBELINE.

DRAMATIS PERSONÆ.

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CYMBELINE, King of Britain.
CLOTEN, Son to the Queen by a former Husband.
LEONATUS POSTHUMUS, Husband to IMOGEN.
BELARIUS, a banished Lord, disguised under the name of MORGAN.
GUIDERIUS, Sons to CYMBELINE, disguised under the name of Poly-
ARVIRAGUS, DORE and CADWAL, supposed Suns to BELARIUS.
PHILARIO, Friend to PostHUMUS, )

Italians.
IACHIMO, Friend to PHILARIO,
A French Gentleman, Friend to PHILARIO.
Caius LUCIUS, General of the Roman Force:.
A Roman Captain.
Two British Captains.
PISANIO, Servant to POSTHUMUS.
CORNELIUS, a Physician.
Two Lords of CYMBELINE's Court.
Two Gentlemen of the same.
Two Gaolers.

QUEEN, Wife to CYMBELINE.
IMOGEN, Daughter to CYMBELINE by a former Queen.
HELEN, Woman to IMOGEN.

Lords, Ladies, Roman Senators, Tribunes, Apparitions, a Soothsayer, a Dutch

Gentleman, a Spanish Gentleman, Musicians, Officers, Captains, Soldiers,
Messengers, and other Attendants.

SCENE,-. Sometimes in BRITAIN, sometimes in ITALY,

CYMBELINE.

ACT I.

SCENE I.-BRITAIN. The Garden of CYMBELINE's Palaa.

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Enter two Gentlemen. i Gent. You do not meet a man but frowns : our bloods No more obey the heavens, than our courtiers Still seem as does the king. 2 Gent.

But what's the matter?
1 Gent. His daughter, and the heir of's kingdom, whoni
He purpos’d to his wife's sole son, (a widow
That late he married,) hath referr'd herself
Unto a poor but worthy gentleman: she's wedded;
Her husband banish'd; she imprison'd: all
Is outward sorrow; though, I think, the king
Be touch'd at very heart.
2 Gent.

None but the king?
I Gent. He that hath lost her, too : so is the queen,
That most desir’d the match: but not a courtier,
Although they wear their faces to the bent
Of the king's looks, hath a heart that is not
Glad at the thing they scowl at.
2 Gent.

And why so?
I Gent. He that hath miss'd the princess is a thing
Too bad for bad report: and he that hath her,
(I mean, that married her,-alack, good man !-
And therefore banish'd,) is a creature such
As, to seek through the regions of the earth
For one his like, there would be something failing

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