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To whom being going, almost spent with hunger,
Bel. Pr’ythee, fair youth,
Guid. Were you a woman, youth,
Arv. I'll make't my comfort,
Ima. 'Mongst friends!
! my prize Been less ; ? and so more equal ballasting
[Afideo To thee, Pofthumus.
Bel. He wrings at some distress.
Aru. Or I; whate'er it be,
in bonefly I bid for you, as I'd buy.)-I only proffer the terms I would purchase you upon.
? and so more equal ballafting)—then should I not have funk him by my overweight. ---Price-balancing,
Which their own conscience feald them, *(laying by
Bel. It shall be fo:
Guid. Pray, draw near.
Enter two Roman Senators, and Tribunes.
gentry to this business : He creates
" (lasing by, &c.]-disregarding that worthless tribute, fame, or popular applause; the court, which the lifting vulgar pay: out-peer) -exceed, surpaís.
c Leonate is false. d be commands]-orders to be given-commends to your care. VOL. III. P
Tri. Is Lucius general of the forces ?
i Sen. With those legions
A C T IV.
The Forest, near the Cave.
I am near to the place where they should meet, if Pisanio have mapp'd it truly. How fit his garments serve me! Why should his mistress, who was made by him that made the taylor, not be fit too? the rather (saving reverence of the word) for, 'is said, a woman's fitness comes by fits. Therein I must play the workman, I dare speak it to myself, (for it is not vain-glory, for a man and his glass to confer; in his own chamber, I mean) the lines of my body are as well drawn as his; no less young, more strong, not beneath him in fortunes, beyond him in the advantage of the time, above him in birth, alike conversant in general services, and more remarkable · in single oppositions : yet this imperseverant thing loves him in my despight. What mortality is! Posthumus, thy head, which is now growing upon thy Thoulders, shall within this hour be off; thy mistress en
• in fingle oppositions : ]—duels. imperseverant)-perlevering, obstinate,
forced; thy garments cut to pieces before & her face: and all this done, spurn her home to her father ; who may, haply, be a little angry for my so rough usage: but my mother, having power of his testiness, shall turn all into my commendations. My horse is tyd up safe: Out, sword, and to a fore purpose! Fortune, put them into my hand! This is the very description of their meetingplace; and the fellow dares not deceive me. [Exit.
Enter Belarius, Guiderius, Arviragus, and Imogen.
[To Imogen. Are we not brothers ?
Imo. So man and man should be ;
Guid. Go you to hunting, I'll abide with him.
Imo. So sick I am not; yet I am not well:
to Se fick I am not ;]as to prevent your sport.
Guid. I love thee; I have spoke it :
Arv. If it be sin to say so, sir, I yoke me
Bel. O noble strain !
Arv. Brother, farewell.
lies I have heard !
Guid. I could not p stir him :
m Dorb miracle it felf,]—Is truly marvellous. * So please you, fir.]-To Belarius, implying his readiness to attend him.
• Experience, O, how tbou disproof report! P fir bim:]-move, prevail on him to tell his story, to disclose aimself.
4 gentle,]-well born.