Election Day is November 3rd! Make sure your voice is heard
No Fear Act 5 Scene 3
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Enter DUKE OF AUMERLE
The DUKE OF AUMERLE enters.

DUKE OF AUMERLE

Where is the king?

DUKE OF AUMERLE

Where is the king?

HENRY BOLINGBROKE

What means our cousin, that he stares and looks
25So wildly?

HENRY BOLINGBROKE

Why does my cousin stare and look about him so wildly?

DUKE OF AUMERLE

God save your grace! I do beseech your majesty,
To have some conference with your grace alone.

DUKE OF AUMERLE

God save your grace! I beg to speak to you alone.

HENRY BOLINGBROKE

Withdraw yourselves, and leave us here alone.

HENRY BOLINGBROKE

Go away, and leave us here alone.
Exeunt HENRY PERCY and Lords
HENRY PERCY and lords exit.
What is the matter with our cousin now?
What is the matter with you now?

DUKE OF AUMERLE

30For ever may my knees grow to the earth,
My tongue cleave to my roof within my mouth
Unless a pardon ere I rise or speak.

DUKE OF AUMERLE

May my knees remain on the ground and my tongue stay silent until you give me your forgiveness.

HENRY BOLINGBROKE

Intended or committed was this fault?
If on the first, how heinous e’er it be,
35To win thy after-love I pardon thee.

HENRY BOLINGBROKE

Is it an offense that you have committed or that you planned to commit? If it was planned only, no matter how terrible it is, I’ll forgive you in order to win your love.

DUKE OF AUMERLE

Then give me leave that I may turn the key,
That no man enter till my tale be done.

DUKE OF AUMERLE

Then let me lock the door so no one else can come in until I’m finished telling you.

HENRY BOLINGBROKE

Have thy desire.

HENRY BOLINGBROKE

Go ahead.

DUKE OF YORK

[Within] My liege, beware; look to thyself;
40Thou hast a traitor in thy presence there.

DUKE OF YORK

(speaking from off-stage) My lord, beware. Watch yourself. You have a traitor with you.

HENRY BOLINGBROKE

Villain, I’ll make thee safe.

HENRY BOLINGBROKE

Villain, I’ll render you harmless.
Drawing
He draws his sword.

DUKE OF AUMERLE

Stay thy revengeful hand; thou hast no cause to fear.

DUKE OF AUMERLE

Hold off from your revenge. You don’t have any reason to be afraid.

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