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%\t $tfS0M. The Attendant Spirit, afterwards in the habit of Thyrsis. Comus, with
his crew. The Lady. First Brother. Second Brother. Sabrina, the Nymph. Ije Cjjtef
persons fe^o prestnteb torn — The Lord Braokly. Mr. Thomas Egerton, his Brother
A Mask John Milton. His orient liquor in a crystal glass, To quench the drouth of
Phoebus : which, as they taste LADY. This way the noise was, if mine ear he.
When once her eye Hath met the virtue of this magic dust, I shall appear some
harmless villager, Whom thrift keeps up about his country gear. But here she
comes ; I fairly step aside, And hearken, if I may, her business here. [The Lady
A Mask John Milton. r My best guide now : methought it was the sound. LADY.
This way the noise was, if mine ear he true, Can any mortal mixture of earth's
mould Breathe such divine. 15.
What chance, good lady, hath bereft you thus ? LADY. Dim darkness, and this
leafy labyrinth. COMUS. Could that divide you from near-ushering guides ? They
left me weary on a grassy turf. COMUS. By falsehood, or discourtesy, or why ?
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I much prefer John Kinsella's updated version 'A Dialogic Mask' which, rather engagingly, includes John Milton's original in a beautifully produced hardback. Comus is available from Arc Publications.