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VI.

The visit of LYSIMACHUS to MARINA at BOULT'S

house.

“ Bawd. There comes that which grows to the stalk ;never pluck'd yet, I can assure you. Is she not a fair creature ?

Lysimachus. Faith, she would serve after a long voyage at sea. Well, there's for you,-leave us.

Bawd. (Aside to Marina). Pray you, without any more virginal fencing, will you use him kindly? He will line your apron with gold.

Mar. What he will do graciously, I will thankfully receive.”

Act IV. S. 6.

VII.

MARINA and LYSIMACHUS.

“ Mar. If you were born to honour, show it now:
If put upon you, make the judgment good
That thought you worthy of it.
Lys. How's this? How's this ?-Some more—be sage.

Mar. ... O that the good gods
Would set me free from this unhallow'd place,
Though they did change me to the meanest bird
That flies in the purer air !"

Act IV. S. 6.

PERICLES, PRINCE OF TYRE.

VIII.

PERICLES discovers MARINA, who has been introduced

to him as a stranger to relieve his woes by her conversation and her music.

6 PERICLES.

O, Helicanus,
Down on thy knees, thank the holy gods, as loud
As thunder threatens us: This is Marina.
What was thy mother's name? Tell me but that,
For truth can never be confirm’d enough,
Though doubts did ever sleep.

Mar. . . . . . My mother's name was Thaisa.
Thaisa was my mother, who did end
The minute I began.
Per. Now, blessing on thee, rise; thou art my child.”

Act V. S. 1.

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The discovery of THAISA in the temple of DIANA, whither PERICLES had gone, in obedience to a vision from the goddess.

6 Mar.

My heart Leaps to be gone into my mother's bosom.

(She kneels to THAISA.) Per. Look! who kneels here? Flesh of thy flesh, Thy burden at the sea, and called Marina, For she was yielded there. Thai.

Blessed, and mine own.”

Act V. S. 3.

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