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Sir Taylor, and a hundred English rebels)
Sur. She has styled him,
Daw. Jolly gentleman!
Enter URSWICK. Urs. Gracious sovereign, Please you peruse this paper. [The king reads.
Dur. The king's countenance
Daw. Good news; believe it.
? Urswick, thinc ear.] Christopher Urswick was at this time almoner to the king. He had been chaplain to the Countess of Richmond, who afterwards married Thomas Lord Stanley, the elder brother of Sir W. Stanley, the person here implicated; and was trusted by this nobleman with the correspondence between him and Richmond (Henry VII.), and therefore, perhaps, much in his confidence and esteem. His eager importunity to betray the brother of his former patron argnies but little for his character; but in those days much consistency is rarely to be found. Weaver, who gives his epitaph, (by which it appears that he possessed and resigned several high stations in the church,) concludes thus“ Here let bim rest, as an example for all unjust prelates to admire, and for few or none to imitate.”—The news which Urswick now communicated was evidently that of his having privately
Edinburgh.—An Apartment in Lord HuntLEY'S
Enter HUNTLEY and DALYELL.
Hunt. You trifle time, sir.
Dal. Oh, my noble lord,
Hunt. “ Much mirth,” lord Dalyell!
Dal. Sir, with this truth, You mix such wormwood, that you leave no hope For
my disorder'd palate e'er to relish
And run away with her; dance galliards, do,
Dal. With pardon, noble Gordon, this disdain
[Aside. Dalyell, thy hand, we are friends: follow thy
Hunt. Nay, thou’rt poor enough.-
Enter KATHERINE and JanE.
Hunt. The gallant-