No Fear Act 4 Scene 7
No Fear Act 4 Scene 7 Page 5

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KING HENRY

100I wear it for a memorable honor,
For I am Welsh, you know, good countryman.

KING HENRY

I wear it with pride, for I am Welsh you know, good countryman.

FLUELLEN

All the water in Wye cannot wash your Majesty’s Welsh plood out of your pody, I can tell you that: God pless it and preserve it as long as it pleases his Grace and his Majesty too.

FLUELLEN

All the water in Wye cannot wash your Majesty’s Welsh blood out of your body. I can tell you that. God bless it and preserve it, as long as it pleases his Grace, and his Majesty, too!

KING HENRY

Thanks, good my countryman.

KING HENRY

Thanks, my good countryman.

FLUELLEN

By Jeshu, I am your Majesty’s countryman, I care not who know it. I will confess it to all the 'orld. I need not to be ashamed of your Majesty, praised be God, so long as your Majesty is an honest man.

FLUELLEN

By Jesus, I am your Majesty’s countryman, and I don’t care who knows it. I will confess it to all the world. I needn’t be ashamed of your Majesty, God be praised, so long as your Majesty is an honest man.

KING HENRY

God keep me so.—Our heralds go with him.
Bring me just notice of the numbers dead
On both our parts. (points to WILLIAMS)
Call yonder fellow hither.

KING HENRY

God keep me so.—Heralds, go with him. Bring me an exact report of the number of dead on both sides. (pointing to WILLIAMS) Tell that fellow over there to come here.
Exeunt heralds with MONTJOY
English messengers exit with MONTJOY.

EXETER

115Soldier, you must come to the king.

EXETER

Soldier, you must come to the king.

KING HENRY

Soldier, why wear’st thou that glove in thy cap?

KING HENRY

Soldier, why are you wearing that glove in your cap?

WILLIAMS

An’t please your Majesty, ’tis the gage of one that I should fight withal, if he be alive.

WILLIAMS

If it pleases your Majesty, it is the token of a man I must fight with, if he’s still alive.

KING HENRY

An Englishman?

KING HENRY

An Englishman?

WILLIAMS

120An ’t please your Majesty, a rascal that swaggered with me last night, who, if alive and ever dare to challenge this glove, I have sworn to take him a box o' th' ear, or if I can see my glove in his cap, which he swore, as he was a soldier, he would wear if alive, I will strike it out soundly.

WILLIAMS

If I may say so, your Majesty, he is a rascal who quarreled with me last night, and who, if he lives and ever dares to challenge this glove, will get a box on the ear from me. Or, if I see him wearing my glove in his cap, which he swore as a soldier he would wear if he lived, I will knock it off his head.