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Henry VI, Pt. 2: Act 4, Scene 6

Henry VI, Pt. 2
Act 4, Scene 6

London. Cannon Street.

  1. Enter Jack Cade and the rest, and strikes his staff on
  2. London Stone.

Jack Cade

3 - 7
  1. Now is Mortimer lord of this city. And here, sitting upon
  2. London Stone, I charge and command that, of the city’s cost,
  3. the pissing-conduit run nothing but claret wine this first
  4. year of our reign. And now henceforward it shall be treason
  5. for any that calls me other than Lord Mortimer.
  1. Enter a Rebel Soldier running.

Rebel Soldier

  1. Jack Cade! Jack Cade!

Jack Cade

  1. Knock him down there.
  1. They kill him.

Smith the Weaver

12 - 13
  1. If this fellow be wise, he’ll never call ye Jack Cade more.
  2. I think he hath a very fair warning.

Dick the Butcher

  1. My lord, there’s an army gather’d together in Smithfield.

Jack Cade

15 - 17
  1. Come, then, let’s go fight with them. But first go and set
  2. London Bridge on fire, and if you can, burn down the Tower
  3. too. Come, let’s away.
  1. Exeunt omnes.
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