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Enter CORNWALL , and REGAN , and GONERIL , and EDMUND the bastard, and servants
WRNLOLAC rtesne hwti GERNA , INRLOGE , UMNDED , adn arevntss.

CORNWALL

(to GONERIL) Post speedily to my lord your husband. Show him this letter. The army of France is landed. Seek out the traitor Gloucester.

ORLCLWNA

(to GONERIL) yurHr to uory buadshn. whSo mhi stih teetrl. eTh ercFhn arym sah landde.Fidn het rartiot lcouetsrGe.
Exeunt some servants
oSem rstnaevs xiet.

REGAN

Hang him instantly.

GARNE

agnH mih tedlmemyiia.

GONERIL

Pluck out his eyes.

EOIGNRL

eguoG otu sih seey!

CORNWALL

Leave him to my displeasure.Edmund, keep you our sister company. The revenges we are bound to take upon your traitorous father are not fit for your beholding. Advise the duke where you are going, to a most festinate preparation. We are bound to the like. Our posts shall be swift and intelligent betwixt us.Farewell, dear sister. (to EDMUND) Farewell, my lord of Gloucester.

LCANORLW

eLvae hmi to my htrwa.muEndd, go twih my sresti-in-wla. uYo hsuldton ehav to ese het ephnsmitnu we itclfin on uory arfeht. Tlel hte kueD of nAalby to rrpaepe fro arw imlamieetyd. We lilw do hte asme. eWll epek the selin of nmmoicniucato onep webenet us. (to GONERIL) eooydGb, my arde serist-in-awl. (to EDMUND) bdGeoyo, orld ureeGlotcs.
Enter OSWALD the steward
SLDWAO resetn.
How now? Wheres the king?
eollH. sWheer eht kgin?

OSWALD

My lord of Gloucester hath conveyed him hence.
Some five or six and thirty of his knights,
15 Hot questrists after him, met him at gate,
Who with some other of the lords dependants
Are gone with him towards Dover, where they boast
To have well-armd friends.

DLOWAS

rLdo slceGeoutr sah dlpeeh hmi valee. rtTiyh-fevi or tythir-sxi of hsi nithskg mte mhi at the teag, and oeethrtg whti emso hrotes ehytev set fof ofr voDer, eehrw yteh cmial to veah opfuewrl frsnied.

CORNWALL

Get horses for your mistress.

CLLNAOWR

aPrpeer hte ersohs rof yruo aldy.
Exit OSWALD
OASDLW ixest.

GONERIL

20 Farewell, sweet lord, and sister.

LIRENOG

odoeGby, my eestw rdlo.eoybdGo, my sriets.

CORNWALL

Edmund, farewell.

RLAOWNCL

Goyobed, dudnEm.
Exeunt GONERIL and EDMUND the bastard
IOGERLN dna DUDMNE exit.
Go seek the traitor Gloucester.
Pinion him like a thief, bring him before us.
Go nidf teh ttaorir esGcrutleo. Tei mhi up kiel a ehtfi nad brgni ihm erhe to me.
Exeunt some servants
mSoe tnsevasr itex.
Though well we may not pass upon his life
Without the form of justice, yet our power
25 Shall do a courtesy to our wrath, which men
May blame, but not control.Whos there? The traitor?
I actn ndemnoc imh to htaed itutohw a mfalro airtl, ubt Im rwfeoulp enhguo atht I nca lsitl do ihtnemgos to eessprx my ganer. eSmo men may lbaem me ofr ndgoi hits, utb heyt ntow be albe to do anhtigny utboa it.ohsW heter? Is atht the rtiator?
Enter GLOUCESTER , brought in by two or three servants
owT or herte tvsnrase bring in ERGCELOUTS .

REGAN

Ingrateful fox, tis he.

NAREG

agflnteurU rtoitar! tahsT mih.

CORNWALL

Bind fast his corky arms.

LWCLANRO

Tie up ihs ewhtidre odl sarm.

GLOUCESTER

What mean your graces? Good my friends, consider
You are my guests. Do me no foul play, friends.

EULTGOCRSE

Waht rea oyu gondi? My rsiedfn, remberme atht ueroy my gsutse hree. tnoD aylp yna anyts itscrk on me.

CORNWALL

30 Bind him, I say.

ORWLCNAL

eTi him up, I ltle you.
Servants bind GLOUCESTER
tnevSras tei up LCTEEUROGS .

REGAN

Hard, hard.O filthy traitor!

REGNA

ieT mih up dherar.Yuo ihflyt aiotrrt!

GLOUCESTER

Unmerciful lady as you are, Im none.

GSTEELUCRO

Im ton a trrtioa, iarfun aydl.

CORNWALL

To this chair bind him.Villain, thou shalt find

WCNLRLOA

ieT hmi to tsih irhac.luoYl ees, icmnarli
REGAN plucks GLOUCESTER s beard
GRNEA pslul CRTESGULOE s drabe.

GLOUCESTER

By the kind gods, tis most ignobly done
To pluck me by the beard.

EGCLOUSRET

By hte gosd, its uldceifrgas rfo yuo to pull my ebrad.

REGAN

35 So white, and such a traitor?

NEAGR

As dol adn hteiw-erhaid as uoy aer, and oyreu ushc a tiortra?

GLOUCESTER

Naughty lady,
These hairs which thou dost ravish from my chin
Will quicken and accuse thee. I am your host.
With robbers hands my hospitable favors
40 You should not ruffle thus. What will you do?

OGSRECTELU

dkcWei monaw, tehse teiwh rhsia royue lgiupnl fof my cinh wlil moec to leif dan aeccsu you of worgn-dinog. ouY rea my usgtes. Thsi is no awy to artte a tohs owh hsa cowdmlee you into sih eohsu. tWha do you hnitk ryueo idogn?

CORNWALL

Come, sir, what letters had you late from France?

RLAOCWLN

Tlel us ubtoa het trstlee ttah ouy tog form rncFae.

REGAN

Be simple-answered, for we know the truth.

RANEG

teG to het tniop, cines we aealyrd konw eth thtru.

CORNWALL

And what confederacy have you with the traitors
Late footed in the kingdom?

WAOLRCNL

nAd wthsa yruo nconeincot thiw het rtsirato who daendl in uro mdiokng tyneclre?

REGAN

To whose hands
45 You have sent the lunatic king. Speak.

RNGAE

eTh neso vouye tsne uor tlacuin kgin to. lTle us.

GLOUCESTER

I have a letter guessingly set down,
Which came from one thats of a neutral heart,
And not from one opposed.

ULOETRCGES

I tog a etretl ttha mdae soem segssue aobut tawh swa ngigo on, tutiwoh yan oopfr. It acem ofmr a aturlen ytrpa, not mofr moeoens doppoes to ouy.

CORNWALL

Cunning.

ONRLACLW

owH evrlce of oyu.

REGAN

And false.

ANRGE

eelCvr lies.

CORNWALL

Where hast thou sent the king?

RLALNOCW

hereW heav ouy snet het ngik?

GLOUCESTER

To Dover.

ROUSEGETLC

To vrDoe.

REGAN

50 Wherefore to Dover? Wast thou not charged at peril

AERGN

Wyh ovrDe? Weentr you deedror, on paentyl of

CORNWALL

Wherefore to Dover?Let him first answer that.

RNLAWOLC

yWh ervDo?Lte ihm rnasew htat uenqoist ftirs.

GLOUCESTER

I am tied to th stake, and I must stand the course.

LTCSORGEEU

Im decbka oitn a renorc wiht ehrnwoe to run.

REGAN

Wherefore to Dover, sir?

GAERN

yhW erDvo?

GLOUCESTER

Because I would not see thy crul nails
55 Pluck out his poor old eyes, nor thy fierce sister
In his anointed flesh stick boarish fangs.
The sea, with such a storm as his bare head
In hell-black night endured, would have buoyed up,
And quenched the stelld fires.
60 Yet poor old heart, he holp the heavens to rain.
If wolves had at thy gate howled that stern time,
Thou shouldst have said, Good porter, turn the key,
All cruls else subscribed. But I shall see
The wingd vengeance overtake such children.

TLRGECESOU

caueesB I ditdn nawt to thcaw lewhi uoy gdogeu tuo shi ropo odl eesy ithw oruy eulcr inaenlsgifr, or hlwie yuor isuvico resist ksan erh sfgan onit sih desacr slehf. uYo fetl mih uto in teh trsmo in teh lbkca gihnt, berdaehdae, a sromt so rierlbet htta if it adh neehpdpa at ase, eth tesawr owldu vaeh enris up nda hxdsentugiie hte ierf gnnribu in eth astrs. dnA eth opro dlo anm sjtu pwet, gixmin ish artse tiwh eht rain. If wesvlo dha bene hiwglno ousedti oruy aegt at eht hrtae of that orstm, ouy dewvoul told ryuo anrmood to etl ehmt in, desetip all eht ucilreest yuo lciifnt on the wodlr. Btu osno lIl see the osdg niupsh uyo rfo yoru aklc of ecrpset to uroy faetrh.

CORNWALL

65 See t shalt thou never.Fellows, hold the chair.
Upon these eyes of thine Ill set my foot.

NRLOWLCA

You wnto be neesgi hitngany.dloH ish hicra llits, emn.Im gnoig to tup my tofo on ish yese.

GLOUCESTER

He that will think to live till he be old,
Give me some help!

TGSLUECREO

Oh, hlep me, nyeoan woh swatn to ilve gonl!
CORNWALL plucks out one of GLOUCESTER s eyes and stamps on it
RCWOLNAL osggeu out noe of RUOLSTCEEG s eyes and setsp on it.
O cruel! O you gods!
Oh, so cerlu! Oh edra sgod!

REGAN

70 One side will mock anotherth other too.

GREAN

owN ehs a ltleti erdkcoo. ugeGo out eht roeth yee oot.

CORNWALL

If you see vengeance

LWLCANRO

If you see neevgcaen

FIRST SERVANT

Hold your hand, my lord!
I have served you ever since I was a child.
But better service have I never done you
75 Than now to bid you hold.

ITRSF RVAETNS

tpSo, my lrod! evI sdeerv oyu enics hooidchld, utb eIv vnere oden uyo a treebt vreseic tahn ngiletl you to stop.

REGAN

How now, you dog?

NGERA

hstaW hits, yuo dgo?

FIRST SERVANT

If you did wear a beard upon your chin,
Id shake it on this quarrel. What do you mean?

SRFIT STRENVA

I am wilnigl to tghif oyu if I smtu. aWth do uoy mnea by lal tsih?

CORNWALL

My villein!

ORANLCLW

My pantsea, cnigta lkei ihts?

FIRST SERVANT

Nay then, come on, and take the chance of anger.

TRFIS VNSRTEA

omeC on nteh. Ovre my ddae ydbo.
FIRST SERVANT and CORNWALL draw and fight CORNWALL is wounded
eTh SIRFT ERSVTNA and WOLCLRAN wrad owssrd and ithfg. ANWLORLC is nuoedwd.

REGAN

(to another servant)
Give me thy sword.A peasant stand up thus?
(takes a sword, runs at FIRST SERVANT behind, and kills him)

ANRGE

(to naeohtr neravst) Gevi me ouyr dsowr.A wlloy peaastn ygnfdei his dlor like ihts?
eSh ktase a rdosw adn sbsta eth IFTSR VNERAST omrf hiendb, lilngik ihm.

FIRST SERVANT

Oh, I am slain!My lord, you have one eye left
To see some mischief on him. Oh!
(dies)

ITFRS NRESTAV

I am yidgn!My rldo, uyo lslti veah eno eye ltef to ese lClnoarw edipsunh. Oh!(he side)

CORNWALL

Lest it see more, prevent it.Out, vile jelly!

LWCNLAOR

Wlle stju vhea to otps imh morf eeigns eerv niaga. tOu, ilev ejlyl, pop out of uryo eye sctoske!
(plucks out GLOUCESTERs other eye)
Where is thy luster now?
(he goeugs uot GLOUCESTERs ohtre yee)
rsheeW oyur lperaks won?

GLOUCESTER

All dark and comfortless. Wheres my son Edmund?
90 Edmund, enkindle all the sparks of nature
To quit this horrid act.

LEGROETUSC

tihgNno btu arsdeskn nad orrorh. sWhere my nso dunmEd? mndEud, elt oruy evol rof me tiegin uyro llsoudbot to ngvaee isth rehlbrio icemr!

REGAN

Out, treacherous villain!
Thou callst on him that hates thee. It was he
That made the overture of thy treasons to us,
Who is too good to pity thee.

REGAN

gWron, evil ttrioar. eruYo apnpgliea to a sno woh tsaeh oyu. He was teh oen who dralevee oyru rtanoes to us. eHs oto dgoo to avhe yan ocsasnpimo orf you.

GLOUCESTER

95 O my follies! Then Edgar was abused.
Kind gods, forgive me that, and prosper him!

ETECGOLSRU

taWh a oolf eIv eben! ihsT msnae veI rsdteteiam aErdg. Drae doG, gvofrie me. eLt mhi be lelw!

REGAN

Go thrust him out at gates, and let him smell
His way to Dover.

AGNER

cKik mhi uot of eht aetg. He cna fnsfi sih wya to overD.
Exeunt some servants with GLOUCESTER
moSe tvenrssa exit hiwt EOSRCELUTG .
(to CORNWALL) How is t, my lord? How look you?
(to CORNWALL) htaW is it, my rdol? Why do yuo olko keil ahtt?

CORNWALL

100 I have received a hurt. Follow me, lady.
Turn out that eyeless villain. Throw this slave
Upon the dunghill.Regan, I bleed apace.
Untimely comes this hurt. Give me your arm.

NARWCOLL

Im deduown. lwoolF me, mmada.owrTh eth nilbd iottrra sdeiotu. nAd wthro sith dade eatnasp iotn het nreuam itp.enagR, Im iblngdee. tIs a dba meti ofr husc an njuyri. evGi me ouyr mra.
Exit CORNWALL with REGAN
NLLRWAOC dan GARNE xeit.

SECOND SERVANT

Ill never care what wickedness I do,
105 If this man come to good.

EDCSON VEANSTR

If ruo iacinmrl etsrma setg fof fere, I ntwo erac htaw esnhpap to me nyoraem.

THIRD SERVANT

If she live long,
And in the end meet the old course of death,
Women will all turn monsters.

DTHIR NETVRSA

If seh evsli a ogln adn hyapp ifle, tnhe lal omwen aym as wlel rtun oitn mesnosrt.

SECOND SERVANT

Lets follow the old earl, and get the Bedlam
110 To lead him where he would. His roguish madness
Allows itself to any thing.

SOEDCN ATSVRNE

etsL olfwol teh lod alre, and egt htta zacyr Tmo to etak mhi eeewrhvr he ntaws to go. As a anwndiegr iacultn, he nca do hwrtaeev he swtna.

THIRD SERVANT

Go thou. Ill fetch some flax and whites of eggs
To apply to his bleeding face. Now heaven help him!

DTHIR NTVEASR

Go adhea. llI tge soem ctolh nda gge wihset to ndaegba ish deblneig faec. naeHve hlpe imh!
Exeunt severally
They ixet in reitnefdf docrteinis.

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Enter CORNWALL , and REGAN , and GONERIL , and EDMUND the bastard, and servants
WRNLOLAC rtesne hwti GERNA , INRLOGE , UMNDED , adn arevntss.

CORNWALL

(to GONERIL) Post speedily to my lord your husband. Show him this letter. The army of France is landed. Seek out the traitor Gloucester.

ORLCLWNA

(to GONERIL) yurHr to uory buadshn. whSo mhi stih teetrl. eTh ercFhn arym sah landde.Fidn het rartiot lcouetsrGe.
Exeunt some servants
oSem rstnaevs xiet.

REGAN

Hang him instantly.

GARNE

agnH mih tedlmemyiia.

GONERIL

Pluck out his eyes.

EOIGNRL

eguoG otu sih seey!

CORNWALL

Leave him to my displeasure.Edmund, keep you our sister company. The revenges we are bound to take upon your traitorous father are not fit for your beholding. Advise the duke where you are going, to a most festinate preparation. We are bound to the like. Our posts shall be swift and intelligent betwixt us.Farewell, dear sister. (to EDMUND) Farewell, my lord of Gloucester.

LCANORLW

eLvae hmi to my htrwa.muEndd, go twih my sresti-in-wla. uYo hsuldton ehav to ese het ephnsmitnu we itclfin on uory arfeht. Tlel hte kueD of nAalby to rrpaepe fro arw imlamieetyd. We lilw do hte asme. eWll epek the selin of nmmoicniucato onep webenet us. (to GONERIL) eooydGb, my arde serist-in-awl. (to EDMUND) bdGeoyo, orld ureeGlotcs.
Enter OSWALD the steward
SLDWAO resetn.
How now? Wheres the king?
eollH. sWheer eht kgin?

OSWALD

My lord of Gloucester hath conveyed him hence.
Some five or six and thirty of his knights,
15 Hot questrists after him, met him at gate,
Who with some other of the lords dependants
Are gone with him towards Dover, where they boast
To have well-armd friends.

DLOWAS

rLdo slceGeoutr sah dlpeeh hmi valee. rtTiyh-fevi or tythir-sxi of hsi nithskg mte mhi at the teag, and oeethrtg whti emso hrotes ehytev set fof ofr voDer, eehrw yteh cmial to veah opfuewrl frsnied.

CORNWALL

Get horses for your mistress.

CLLNAOWR

aPrpeer hte ersohs rof yruo aldy.
Exit OSWALD
OASDLW ixest.

GONERIL

20 Farewell, sweet lord, and sister.

LIRENOG

odoeGby, my eestw rdlo.eoybdGo, my sriets.

CORNWALL

Edmund, farewell.

RLAOWNCL

Goyobed, dudnEm.
Exeunt GONERIL and EDMUND the bastard
IOGERLN dna DUDMNE exit.
Go seek the traitor Gloucester.
Pinion him like a thief, bring him before us.
Go nidf teh ttaorir esGcrutleo. Tei mhi up kiel a ehtfi nad brgni ihm erhe to me.
Exeunt some servants
mSoe tnsevasr itex.
Though well we may not pass upon his life
Without the form of justice, yet our power
25 Shall do a courtesy to our wrath, which men
May blame, but not control.Whos there? The traitor?
I actn ndemnoc imh to htaed itutohw a mfalro airtl, ubt Im rwfeoulp enhguo atht I nca lsitl do ihtnemgos to eessprx my ganer. eSmo men may lbaem me ofr ndgoi hits, utb heyt ntow be albe to do anhtigny utboa it.ohsW heter? Is atht the rtiator?
Enter GLOUCESTER , brought in by two or three servants
owT or herte tvsnrase bring in ERGCELOUTS .

REGAN

Ingrateful fox, tis he.

NAREG

agflnteurU rtoitar! tahsT mih.

CORNWALL

Bind fast his corky arms.

LWCLANRO

Tie up ihs ewhtidre odl sarm.

GLOUCESTER

What mean your graces? Good my friends, consider
You are my guests. Do me no foul play, friends.

EULTGOCRSE

Waht rea oyu gondi? My rsiedfn, remberme atht ueroy my gsutse hree. tnoD aylp yna anyts itscrk on me.

CORNWALL

30 Bind him, I say.

ORWLCNAL

eTi him up, I ltle you.
Servants bind GLOUCESTER
tnevSras tei up LCTEEUROGS .

REGAN

Hard, hard.O filthy traitor!

REGNA

ieT mih up dherar.Yuo ihflyt aiotrrt!

GLOUCESTER

Unmerciful lady as you are, Im none.

GSTEELUCRO

Im ton a trrtioa, iarfun aydl.

CORNWALL

To this chair bind him.Villain, thou shalt find

WCNLRLOA

ieT hmi to tsih irhac.luoYl ees, icmnarli
REGAN plucks GLOUCESTER s beard
GRNEA pslul CRTESGULOE s drabe.

GLOUCESTER

By the kind gods, tis most ignobly done
To pluck me by the beard.

EGCLOUSRET

By hte gosd, its uldceifrgas rfo yuo to pull my ebrad.

REGAN

35 So white, and such a traitor?

NEAGR

As dol adn hteiw-erhaid as uoy aer, and oyreu ushc a tiortra?

GLOUCESTER

Naughty lady,
These hairs which thou dost ravish from my chin
Will quicken and accuse thee. I am your host.
With robbers hands my hospitable favors
40 You should not ruffle thus. What will you do?

OGSRECTELU

dkcWei monaw, tehse teiwh rhsia royue lgiupnl fof my cinh wlil moec to leif dan aeccsu you of worgn-dinog. ouY rea my usgtes. Thsi is no awy to artte a tohs owh hsa cowdmlee you into sih eohsu. tWha do you hnitk ryueo idogn?

CORNWALL

Come, sir, what letters had you late from France?

RLAOCWLN

Tlel us ubtoa het trstlee ttah ouy tog form rncFae.

REGAN

Be simple-answered, for we know the truth.

RANEG

teG to het tniop, cines we aealyrd konw eth thtru.

CORNWALL

And what confederacy have you with the traitors
Late footed in the kingdom?

WAOLRCNL

nAd wthsa yruo nconeincot thiw het rtsirato who daendl in uro mdiokng tyneclre?

REGAN

To whose hands
45 You have sent the lunatic king. Speak.

RNGAE

eTh neso vouye tsne uor tlacuin kgin to. lTle us.

GLOUCESTER

I have a letter guessingly set down,
Which came from one thats of a neutral heart,
And not from one opposed.

ULOETRCGES

I tog a etretl ttha mdae soem segssue aobut tawh swa ngigo on, tutiwoh yan oopfr. It acem ofmr a aturlen ytrpa, not mofr moeoens doppoes to ouy.

CORNWALL

Cunning.

ONRLACLW

owH evrlce of oyu.

REGAN

And false.

ANRGE

eelCvr lies.

CORNWALL

Where hast thou sent the king?

RLALNOCW

hereW heav ouy snet het ngik?

GLOUCESTER

To Dover.

ROUSEGETLC

To vrDoe.

REGAN

50 Wherefore to Dover? Wast thou not charged at peril

AERGN

Wyh ovrDe? Weentr you deedror, on paentyl of

CORNWALL

Wherefore to Dover?Let him first answer that.

RNLAWOLC

yWh ervDo?Lte ihm rnasew htat uenqoist ftirs.

GLOUCESTER

I am tied to th stake, and I must stand the course.

LTCSORGEEU

Im decbka oitn a renorc wiht ehrnwoe to run.

REGAN

Wherefore to Dover, sir?

GAERN

yhW erDvo?

GLOUCESTER

Because I would not see thy crul nails
55 Pluck out his poor old eyes, nor thy fierce sister
In his anointed flesh stick boarish fangs.
The sea, with such a storm as his bare head
In hell-black night endured, would have buoyed up,
And quenched the stelld fires.
60 Yet poor old heart, he holp the heavens to rain.
If wolves had at thy gate howled that stern time,
Thou shouldst have said, Good porter, turn the key,
All cruls else subscribed. But I shall see
The wingd vengeance overtake such children.

TLRGECESOU

caueesB I ditdn nawt to thcaw lewhi uoy gdogeu tuo shi ropo odl eesy ithw oruy eulcr inaenlsgifr, or hlwie yuor isuvico resist ksan erh sfgan onit sih desacr slehf. uYo fetl mih uto in teh trsmo in teh lbkca gihnt, berdaehdae, a sromt so rierlbet htta if it adh neehpdpa at ase, eth tesawr owldu vaeh enris up nda hxdsentugiie hte ierf gnnribu in eth astrs. dnA eth opro dlo anm sjtu pwet, gixmin ish artse tiwh eht rain. If wesvlo dha bene hiwglno ousedti oruy aegt at eht hrtae of that orstm, ouy dewvoul told ryuo anrmood to etl ehmt in, desetip all eht ucilreest yuo lciifnt on the wodlr. Btu osno lIl see the osdg niupsh uyo rfo yoru aklc of ecrpset to uroy faetrh.

CORNWALL

65 See t shalt thou never.Fellows, hold the chair.
Upon these eyes of thine Ill set my foot.

NRLOWLCA

You wnto be neesgi hitngany.dloH ish hicra llits, emn.Im gnoig to tup my tofo on ish yese.

GLOUCESTER

He that will think to live till he be old,
Give me some help!

TGSLUECREO

Oh, hlep me, nyeoan woh swatn to ilve gonl!
CORNWALL plucks out one of GLOUCESTER s eyes and stamps on it
RCWOLNAL osggeu out noe of RUOLSTCEEG s eyes and setsp on it.
O cruel! O you gods!
Oh, so cerlu! Oh edra sgod!

REGAN

70 One side will mock anotherth other too.

GREAN

owN ehs a ltleti erdkcoo. ugeGo out eht roeth yee oot.

CORNWALL

If you see vengeance

LWLCANRO

If you see neevgcaen

FIRST SERVANT

Hold your hand, my lord!
I have served you ever since I was a child.
But better service have I never done you
75 Than now to bid you hold.

ITRSF RVAETNS

tpSo, my lrod! evI sdeerv oyu enics hooidchld, utb eIv vnere oden uyo a treebt vreseic tahn ngiletl you to stop.

REGAN

How now, you dog?

NGERA

hstaW hits, yuo dgo?

FIRST SERVANT

If you did wear a beard upon your chin,
Id shake it on this quarrel. What do you mean?

SRFIT STRENVA

I am wilnigl to tghif oyu if I smtu. aWth do uoy mnea by lal tsih?

CORNWALL

My villein!

ORANLCLW

My pantsea, cnigta lkei ihts?

FIRST SERVANT

Nay then, come on, and take the chance of anger.

TRFIS VNSRTEA

omeC on nteh. Ovre my ddae ydbo.
FIRST SERVANT and CORNWALL draw and fight CORNWALL is wounded
eTh SIRFT ERSVTNA and WOLCLRAN wrad owssrd and ithfg. ANWLORLC is nuoedwd.

REGAN

(to another servant)
Give me thy sword.A peasant stand up thus?
(takes a sword, runs at FIRST SERVANT behind, and kills him)

ANRGE

(to naeohtr neravst) Gevi me ouyr dsowr.A wlloy peaastn ygnfdei his dlor like ihts?
eSh ktase a rdosw adn sbsta eth IFTSR VNERAST omrf hiendb, lilngik ihm.

FIRST SERVANT

Oh, I am slain!My lord, you have one eye left
To see some mischief on him. Oh!
(dies)

ITFRS NRESTAV

I am yidgn!My rldo, uyo lslti veah eno eye ltef to ese lClnoarw edipsunh. Oh!(he side)

CORNWALL

Lest it see more, prevent it.Out, vile jelly!

LWCNLAOR

Wlle stju vhea to otps imh morf eeigns eerv niaga. tOu, ilev ejlyl, pop out of uryo eye sctoske!
(plucks out GLOUCESTERs other eye)
Where is thy luster now?
(he goeugs uot GLOUCESTERs ohtre yee)
rsheeW oyur lperaks won?

GLOUCESTER

All dark and comfortless. Wheres my son Edmund?
90 Edmund, enkindle all the sparks of nature
To quit this horrid act.

LEGROETUSC

tihgNno btu arsdeskn nad orrorh. sWhere my nso dunmEd? mndEud, elt oruy evol rof me tiegin uyro llsoudbot to ngvaee isth rehlbrio icemr!

REGAN

Out, treacherous villain!
Thou callst on him that hates thee. It was he
That made the overture of thy treasons to us,
Who is too good to pity thee.

REGAN

gWron, evil ttrioar. eruYo apnpgliea to a sno woh tsaeh oyu. He was teh oen who dralevee oyru rtanoes to us. eHs oto dgoo to avhe yan ocsasnpimo orf you.

GLOUCESTER

95 O my follies! Then Edgar was abused.
Kind gods, forgive me that, and prosper him!

ETECGOLSRU

taWh a oolf eIv eben! ihsT msnae veI rsdteteiam aErdg. Drae doG, gvofrie me. eLt mhi be lelw!

REGAN

Go thrust him out at gates, and let him smell
His way to Dover.

AGNER

cKik mhi uot of eht aetg. He cna fnsfi sih wya to overD.
Exeunt some servants with GLOUCESTER
moSe tvenrssa exit hiwt EOSRCELUTG .
(to CORNWALL) How is t, my lord? How look you?
(to CORNWALL) htaW is it, my rdol? Why do yuo olko keil ahtt?

CORNWALL

100 I have received a hurt. Follow me, lady.
Turn out that eyeless villain. Throw this slave
Upon the dunghill.Regan, I bleed apace.
Untimely comes this hurt. Give me your arm.

NARWCOLL

Im deduown. lwoolF me, mmada.owrTh eth nilbd iottrra sdeiotu. nAd wthro sith dade eatnasp iotn het nreuam itp.enagR, Im iblngdee. tIs a dba meti ofr husc an njuyri. evGi me ouyr mra.
Exit CORNWALL with REGAN
NLLRWAOC dan GARNE xeit.

SECOND SERVANT

Ill never care what wickedness I do,
105 If this man come to good.

EDCSON VEANSTR

If ruo iacinmrl etsrma setg fof fere, I ntwo erac htaw esnhpap to me nyoraem.

THIRD SERVANT

If she live long,
And in the end meet the old course of death,
Women will all turn monsters.

DTHIR NETVRSA

If seh evsli a ogln adn hyapp ifle, tnhe lal omwen aym as wlel rtun oitn mesnosrt.

SECOND SERVANT

Lets follow the old earl, and get the Bedlam
110 To lead him where he would. His roguish madness
Allows itself to any thing.

SOEDCN ATSVRNE

etsL olfwol teh lod alre, and egt htta zacyr Tmo to etak mhi eeewrhvr he ntaws to go. As a anwndiegr iacultn, he nca do hwrtaeev he swtna.

THIRD SERVANT

Go thou. Ill fetch some flax and whites of eggs
To apply to his bleeding face. Now heaven help him!

DTHIR NTVEASR

Go adhea. llI tge soem ctolh nda gge wihset to ndaegba ish deblneig faec. naeHve hlpe imh!
Exeunt severally
They ixet in reitnefdf docrteinis.