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(47) -- ----- who was he,

Thit, otherwise than noble Nature did,

Hath altered that good pietre??! This is far from being Strictly grammatical. For the construction of theie words is ilis ; who has altered that good picture, otherwise than Nature altered it? But that is not the Poet's meaning. Fe defigned to say, if the text be genuine, Who hath altered that good picture from what noble Nature at first made it? By ihc change of a single letter, we come at another sentiment,

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which I think much ennobles the passage, and which I have fufpected was our Author's reading;

who was he,
That, otherwi e than noble Nature til,

Hath altered that good picture? i.e. The laws of nature being against inurder. But I submit the conjecture to judyinent.

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SCENE changes to the Forest.
Enter BELARIUS, GUIDERIUS, and ARVIRAGUS.
Guid. 'The noise is round about us.
Bel. Let us from it.

Arv. What pleasure, Sir, find we in life, to lock
From action and adventure ?

Guid. Nay, what hope
Have we in hiding us? This way the Romans
Must or for Britons flay us, or receive us
For barb'rous and unnatural revolts
During their use, and flay us after.

Bel. Sons,
We'll higher to the mountains, there seeure us.
To the King's party there's no going; newness
Of Cloten's death (we being not known, nor

mustered
Among the bands) may drive us to a render
Where we have lived ; and so extort from us
That which we've done, whose answer would be
Drawn on with torture.

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Guid. This is, Sir, a doubt
(In such a time) nothing becoming you,
Nor satisfying us.

Ary. It is not likely
That when they hear the Roman horses neigli,
Behold their quartered fires, have both their eyes
And cars fo cloyed importantly as now,
That they will waste their time upon our note
To know from whence we are.

Bel. Oh, I am known

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