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“That ring,” said she, “will help you to
be good. It will pinch you when you forget."
clothes. This made him angry.
The ring had given him a big pinch. That made him think. He took the dog
up in his arms and patted it. Do you see how the fairy helped Cherry ?
QUEEN ELIZABETH AND RALEIGH
Raleigh. Nine o'clock! It is time Blount
Here they are.
(Blount comes in)
you like it?
It becomes you well. I am sure
it cost you much gold.
Blount. How the castle shines in the sun! Raleigh. See the Queen! She has been
out in her boat. Blount. Let us wait here. We should
not go before her. Raleigh. The Queen is coming this way. Blount. I am glad she does not know us. Raleigh. Just see the mud! The Queen
must not walk in it. Blount. Here she is!
(Raleigh kneels with his cloak)
Elizabeth. Thank you, good sir. That was
a kind deed. Raleigh. It was very little to do for you,
Elizabeth. You shall have a new cloak! Raleigh. I do not wish for anything,
my good Queen. Elizabeth. I know not your name. Raleigh. I am Walter Raleigh. Elizabeth. You are Walter Raleigh! You
are my brave soldier! Raleigh. I have not done much. Elizabeth. (Holds out her hand) You are now
Sir Walter Raleigh.
Little Nancy Etticoat