Henry V

by: William Shakespeare

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JAMY

Ah, that’s a foul fault.

JAMY

Yes, and that’s a serious failing.
A parley sounds
A trumpet tune that indicates a request for a ceasefire sounds.

GOWER

The town sounds a parley.

GOWER

The town is asking for a pause in the fighting for negotiation.

FLUELLEN

115Captain Macmorris, when there is more better opportunity to be required, look you, I will be so bold as to tell you I know the disciplines of war, and there is an end.

FLUELLEN

Captain Macmorris, when we have more leisure, see, I will be so bold as to show you I know about the practice of warfare, and that’s that.
Exeunt
They all exit.