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King John

King John Translation Act 3, Scene 2

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Alarums, excursions. Enter the BASTARD, with AUSTRIA'S head

BASTARD

Now, by my life, this day grows wondrous hot; Some airy devil hovers in the sky And pours down mischief. Austria's head lie there, While Philip breathes.

BASTARD

By my life, this day has become very hot. Some air devil is hovering in the sky, pouring down mischief. Lie there, Austria's head, while Philip is alive.

Enter KING JOHN, ARTHUR, and HUBERT

KING JOHN

Hubert, keep this boy. Philip, make up:My mother is assailed in our tent,And ta'en, I fear.

KING JOHN

Hubert, guard this boy. Philip, let's go. My mother is being attacked in our tent, and I fear she's been captured.

BASTARD

My lord, I rescued her; Her highness is in safety, fear you not: But on, my liege; for very little pains Will bring this labour to an happy end.

BASTARD

My lord, I rescued her. She's safe, don't worry. Keep going, my king. Very little effort will make this work end happily.

Exeunt

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