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Suffolk

And humbly now upon my bended knee

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Suffolk
And humbly now upon my bended knee,
In sight of England and her lordly peers,
Deliver up my title in the Queen
To your most gracious hands, that are the substance
Of that great shadow I did represent:
The happiest gift that ever marquess gave,
The fairest queen that ever king received.

Her sight did ravish,
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Act 1
Scene 1
Line 12

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And humbly now upon my bended knee

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And humbly now upon my bended knee,
In sight of England and her lordly peers,
Deliver up my title in the Queen
To your most gracious hands, that are the substance
Of that great shadow I did represent:
The happiest gift that ever marquess gave,
The fairest queen that ever king received.
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Act 1
Scene 1
Line 13

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Within the Temple Hall we were too loud

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Suffolk
Within the Temple Hall we were too loud;
The garden here is more convenient.
Plantagenet

Then say at once if I maintained the truth,
Or else was wrangling Somerset in th’ error?
Suffolk
Faith, I have been a truant in the law
And never yet could frame my will to it,
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Act 2
Scene 4
Line 3

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Comfort, my sovereign! Gracious Henry, comfort!

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Suffolk
Comfort, my sovereign! Gracious Henry, comfort!
King Henry
What, doth my lord of Suffolk comfort me?
Came he right now to sing a raven’s note,
Whose dismal tune bereft my vital powers,
And thinks he that the chirping of a wren,
By crying comfort from a hollow breast,
Can chase away the first-conceivèd sound?
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Act 3
Scene 2
Line 40

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Mischance and sorrow go along with you!

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Queen Margaret, calling after King Henry and
Warwick
Mischance and sorrow go along with you!
Heart’s discontent and sour affliction
Be playfellows to keep you company!
There’s two of you; the devil make a third,
And threefold vengeance tend upon your steps!
Suffolk
Cease, gentle queen, these execrations,
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Act 3
Scene 2
Line 311

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That is her ransom; I deliver her

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Suffolk
That is her ransom; I deliver her,
And those two counties I will undertake
Your Grace shall well and quietly enjoy.
Reignier
And I, again in Henry’s royal name
As deputy unto that gracious king,
Give thee her hand for sign of plighted faith.

Words sweetly placed and modestly directed

Suffolk
Reignier of France,
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Act 5
Scene 3
Line 162

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