The Tempest

by: William Shakespeare

  Act 3 Scene 1

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FERDINAND

A thousand thousand!

FERDINAND

A million goodbyes to you.
Exeunt FERDINAND and MIRANDA severally
MIRANDA and FERDINAND exit in opposite directions.

PROSPERO

95So glad of this as they I cannot be,
Who are surprised withal. But my rejoicing
At nothing can be more. I’ll to my book,
For yet ere supper-time must I perform
Much business appertaining.

PROSPERO

I can’t be as happy as they are at this moment, but nothing could make me any happier. Now it’s time to get back to my studying, since I have a lot of serious business to take care of before dinner.
Exit
He exits.