Uncle, farewell: and cousin too, adieu: 144
Your mother well hath pray'd, and prove you true.
Duch. Come, my old son: I pray God make thee new.
[Another Room in the Castle]
Enter Exton and Servants.
Exton. Didst thou not mark the king, what words he spake?
'Have I no friend will rid me of this living fear?'
Was it not so?
Serv. Those were his very words.
Exton. 'Have I no friend?' quoth he: he spake it twice, 4
And urg'd it twice together, did he not?
Serv. He did.
Exton. And speaking it, he
As who should say, 'I would thou wert the man 8
That would divorce this terror from my heart,'
Meaning the king at Pomfret. Come, let's go:
I am the king's friend, and will his foe.
[Pomfret. The Dungeon of the Castle]
K. Rich. I have been
This prison where I live unto the world:
Scene Four; cf. n.
7 wistly: wistfully
11 rid: make away with
Scene Five; cf. n.
1 studying: pondering