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And we must part! the hand of death is on thee! O my beloved child! O Douglas, Douglas!
[douglas growing more and more faint. Doug. Too soon we part; I have not long been
O destiny! hardly thou deal'st with me:
Lady Rand. Has heaven preserved thee for an
end like thjs?
Doug. O had I fall'n as my brave fathers fell, Turning with effort great the tide of battle! Like them I should have smiled and welcom'd
But thus to perish by a villain's hand!
Lady Rand. Hear, justice ! hear! stretch thine
avenging arm. [DouGLAS,/a/&.
Doug. Unknown I die; no tongue shall speak
Some noble spirits, judging by themselves,
Lett/// Band. Despair! despair!
Doug: O, had it pleased high Heaven to let me
A little while !—My eyes that gaze on thee Grow dim apace! my mother !—O, my mother!
Enter Lord Randolph and Anna.
Lord Rand. Thy words, the words of truth,
have pierced my heart.
Anna. Alas! look there, my lord.
Lord Band. The mother and her son! How
curst I am!
Was I the cause? No: I was not the cause.
Anna. My lady lives:
Lord Rand. But my deliverer's dead!
And in my early days, glory I gain'd
Lady Rand. Where am I now? still in this
Grief cannot break a heart so hard as mine.
With hope's assistance, bore the brunt of sorrow,
Lord Rand. O misery!
Lady Rand. Thy innocence!
Lord Rand. My guilt Is innocence, compared with what thou think'st it.
Lady Rand. Of thee I think not: what have I to do
With thee, or any thing? My son! my son!
And bear my brother's and my husband's name:
[Buns out. Lord Hand. Follow her, Anna : I myself would
follow, But in this rage she must abhor my presence.
Enter Old Norval.
Old Norv. I hear the voice of woe; heaven
guard my child!
Lord Rand. Already is the idle gaping crowd, The spiteful vulgar, come to gaze on Randolph?
Old Norv. I fear thee not. I will not go. Here I'll remain. I'm an accomplice, lord, With thee in murder. Yes, my sins did help To crush down to the ground this lovely plant.
0 noblest youth that ever yet was born!
Yet never was by all thy virtues won
[Tears his hair, and throws himself upon
the body of Douglas. Lord Rand. I know thee now: thy boldness I
My crest is fall'n. For thee I will appoint
1 will reward, although I cannot punish.