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Soldiers, and other Attendants on King Henry and King Edward,
Messengers, Watchmen, &c.
SCENE, during part of the Third Act, in France; during the rest
of the Play, in England.
Drums. Some Soldiers of YORK's party break in. Then, enter the Duke of YORK, EDWARD, RICHARD, NORFOLK, MONTAGUE. WARWICK, and Others, with white Roses in their Hats.
War. I wonder how the king escap'd our hands.
Whereat the great lord of Northumberland,
Edw. Lord Stafford's father, duke of Buckingham,
Is either slain, or wounded dangerous
[Showing his bloody Sword.
Mont. And, brother, here's the earl of Wiltshire's blood,
Whom I encounter'd as the battles join'd.
[Throwing down the Duke of SOMERSET'S Head.
York. Richard hath best deserv'd of all my sons.
But, is your grace dead, my lord of Somerset?
Norf. Such hope have all the line of John of Gaunt! Rich. Thus do I hope to shake king Henry's head. War. And so do I.. Victorious prince of York, Before I see thee seated in that throne,
Which now the house of Lancaster usurps,