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SATURNINUS, son to the late Emperor of Rome, and afterwards de
Bassianus, brother to Saturninus ; in love with Lavinia.
sons to Titus Andronicus.
sons to Tamora.
TAMORA, Queen of the Goths.
Kinsmen of Titus, Senators, Tribunes, Officers, Soldiers, and Attendants.
SCENE–Rome, and the country near it.
Scene I. Rome. Before the Capitol. The Tomb of the ANDRONICI appearing; the Tribunes and Senators
aloft. Enter, below, from one side, SATURNINUS and his Fol-
Sat, Noble patricians, patrons of my right,
Bas. Romans,-friends, followers, favourers of my right,-
Enter MARCUS ANDRONICUS, aloft, with the crown. Marc. Princes,—that strive by factions and by friends Ambitiously for rule and empery, Know that the people of Rome, for whom we stand
A special party, have, by common voice,
years are spent since first he undertook
Sat. How fair the tribune speaks to calm my thoughts !
Bas. Marcus Andronicus, so I do affy
[Exeunt the Followers of Bassianus.