Omens Symbol Analysis
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The timeline below shows where the symbol Omens appears in Henry IV Part 2. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Act 3, Scene 1
...king thinks how recently Richard, Northumberland, Percy, and himself were all friends. He remembers a prophecy Richard once gave that Bolingbroke (Henry IV) would rise to the throne via Northumberland and... (full context)
Act 4, Scene 3
As King Henry IV lies unconscious, Clarence and Gloucester discuss the grim omens that have plagued the kingdom recently: babies conceived without fathers or born horribly deformed; erratic... (full context)
...fainted was and, hearing it’s named “Jerusalem,” marvels at the unexpected fulfillment of a long-ago prophecy that he “should not die but in Jerusalem, which vainly I supposed the Holy Land.”... (full context)