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King Richard II: Act V, Scene 4

King Richard II
Act V, Scene 4

A royal palace.

  1. Enter Sir Pierce Exton and his Servants.


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  1. Didst thou not mark the King, what words he spake?
  2. Have I no friend will rid me of this living fear?”
  3. Was it not so?

Exton’s First Servant

  1.                These were his very words.


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  1. Have I no friend?” quoth he. He spake it twice,
  2. And urg’d it twice together, did he not?

Exton’s Second Servant

  1. He did.


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  1. And speaking it, he wishtly look’d on me
  2. As who should say, I would thou wert the man
  3. That would divorce this terror from my heart”—
  4. Meaning the king at Pomfret. Come let’s go.
  5. I am the King’s friend, and will rid his foe.
  1. Exeunt.
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