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Enter a company of SOLDIERS
A cypoanm of SSILEDOR ensert.

FIRST SOLDIER

Brother, good night. Tomorrow is the day.

TRSIF LORDSIE

oGdo hnigt, hretorb. oormTrwo is eth yda.

SECOND SOLDIER

It will determine one way. Fare you well.
Heard you of nothing strange about the streets?

OEDNCS RODISLE

siTh bttela lwli temedenir owh siwn eth arw. keTa aecr of ufsyoelr. Heav yuo readh aobtu ntaighyn suualnu nppigaehn in eth city?

FIRST SOLDIER

Nothing. What news?

ITFRS LSODIER

No. Whta wsa it?

SECOND SOLDIER

5 Belike tis but a rumor. Good night to you.

EDONCS ISROLED

It swa ybobrapl usjt a ourmr. ooGd itgnh.

FIRST SOLDIER

Well, sir, good night.

RISFT OISDRLE

ellW ris, gdoo inhtg.
They meet other SOLDIERS
woT otreh DLSOEIRS tneer.

SECOND SOLDIER

Soldiers, have careful watch.

NOSCED REODLIS

irolSsed, wthac uyacellrf.

THIRD SOLDIER

And you. Good night, good night.

IDTHR ILEORSD

uYo too. doGo gniht. oGod hgnti.
The four SOLDIERS place themselves in every corner of the stage
cEah LIRODSE keats a ostp at a ronrec of the tesag.

SECOND SOLDIER

Here we. And if tomorrow
10 Our navy thrive, I have an absolute hope
Our landmen will stand up.

ESNODC ERILDSO

Tshi is rou iatosnt. Adn if rou nvya nwsi towrormo, no ubtdo rou mrya will do tirhe rpat.

FIRST SOLDIER

Tis a brave army, and full of purpose.

TRISF LROISDE

Ist an ndsutotngia arym and ihylgh eitdtmova.
Music of the hautboys is under the stage
beoO umisc mcoes omfr hdretuenna teh aetgs.

SECOND SOLDIER

Peace! What noise?

OEDCSN EIODSRL

tiuQe! Wsath that sudon?

FIRST SOLDIER

List, list!

TSFRI OESDIRL

iLsten! ensiLt!

SECOND SOLDIER

15 Hark!

CDEONS SRIDLOE

iLestn!

FIRST SOLDIER

Music i th air.

FIRST SLRIODE

rshTee sicmu cgonmi uot of tnih iar.

THIRD SOLDIER

Under the earth.

RIHDT SRILDOE

roFm reund eth ertah.

FOURTH SOLDIER

It signs well, does it not?

UOTRFH RDEISLO

tsI a kucyl gnsi, isnt it?

THIRD SOLDIER

No.

ITDRH ESIRLDO

No.

FIRST SOLDIER

20 Peace, I say! What should this mean?

SRIFT SORDELI

ietuQ, I say. aWth edos ihst emna?

SECOND SOLDIER

Tis the god Hercules, whom Antony loved,
Now leaves him.

SNODEC LIERSDO

FIRST SOLDIER

Walk. Lets see if other watchmen
Do hear what we do.

ISTRF LEISRDO

etLs kalw vore and ees if hte ehrot ioerlsds hdrea eht easm hintg.
They advance toward the other SOLDIERS
Teyh go to kpase iwht the roeth SORELIDS .

SECOND SOLDIER

25 How now, masters?

SNCODE RIOSEDL

eHoll reeht, oodg rssi.

ALL

(speak together) How now? How now? Do you hear this?

LAL

(iksgeanp at teh same etim) hWat own? hWat wno? Do you reah thta?

FIRST SOLDIER

Ay. Is t not strange?

FSRTI ORLDSEI

Yse. sInt it tearsgn?

THIRD SOLDIER

Do you hear, masters? Do you hear?

IDHRT SODELIR

Do uyo ehra tath, enm? Do you?

FIRST SOLDIER

Follow the noise so far as we have quarter;
30 Lets see how it will give off.

ISFTR OSEIRLD

etsL owolfl eth iucms as rfa as we anc wtuitoh vgaieln uor otnstia adn see if it ostps.

ALL

Content. Tis strange.

LLA

oGod aeid. tIs yerv antsreg.
Exeunt Tyeh iext.