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PERSONS REPRESENTED.

King of France.

Duke of Florence.

Bertram, Count of Rousillon.

Lafeu, an old Lord.

Parolles, a follower of Bertram.

Several young French Lords, that serve with Bertram in the Florentine war.

Steward,

Clown,

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servants to the Countess of Rousillon.

Countess of Rousillon, mother to Bertram.

Helena, a gentlewoman protected by the Countess. Anold Widow of Florence.

Diana, daughter to the widow.

Violenta,

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neighbours and friends to the widow.

Lords, attending on the King; Officers, Soldiers, &c. French and Florentine.

Scene, partly in France, and partly in Tuscany.

ALL'S WELL

THAT

ENDS WELL.

ACT I.

SCENE 1. Rousillon. A room in the Countess's Palace.

Enter Bertram, the Countess of Rousillon, Helena, and Lafeu, in mourning.

Countess.

IN delivering my son from me, I bury a second

husband.

o'er my fa

Ber. And I, in going, madam, weep ther's death anew: but I must attend his majesty's command, to whom I am now in ward*, evermore in subjection.

Laf. You shall find of the king a husband, madam;-you, sir, a father: He that so generally is at all times good, must of necessity hold his virtue to you; whose worthiness would stir it up where it

Under his particular care, as my guardian.

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