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This was the goodness of thy care and cunning.
[Loud music. Whence comes this noise ? Rhe, i
The prince, my lord, in person.
[They kneel. Re-enter PALADOR, SOPHRONOS, ARETUS, AMETHUS,
MENAPHON, CORAX, THAMASTA, with KALA. Pal. Ye shall not knee to us; rise all, I charge ye.
[They rise. Father, you wrong your age; henceforth my arms
My tears must thank ye,
I have kept my promise,
0, a rare one! Pal. Good man, we both have shared enough of sad.
[Takes EROCLEA by the hanc..
lie. Music, in which sense the word was occasionally used.
More than a father, a deserving husband.
My brains are dulled ;
Pal. Eroclea was, you know, contracted mine ;
Sir, 'tis truth and justice.
Leave the rest to time.--Cousin Thamasta, I must give you too.She's thy wife, Menaphon.-Rhetias, for thee, And Corax, I have more than common thanks.On to the temple ! there all solemn rites Performed, a general feast shall be proclaimed. The Lover's MELANCHOLY hath found cure; Sorrows are changed to bride-songs. So they thrive Whom fate in spite of storms hath kept alive. [Exeunt.