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Compare 1587 edition: 1 Hauing bid at London,The kindneſſe of Iames Earle of Ormonde to his friendes. not long before his death, the Ladie Gray Counteſſe of Kildare to dinner, it happened that a ſouldiour, ſurnamed Power, who lately returned freſh from the Em|perour his warres, came to take his repaſt with the Earle before the meſſenger. When the Erle and the Counteſſe were ſet, this royſting rut|teekin, wholy then ſtanding on the Soldado koigh, placed himſelfe right ouer agaynſt the Counteſſe of Kildare, hard at the Earle of Or|monde his elbow, as though hee were b [...]ile fel|low, well met. The noble man appalled at the impudent ſaucineſſe of the malapert ſouldiour, (who notwithſtanding might be borne withal, bycauſe an vnbidden gueſt knoweth not where to ſit) beſought him courteouſly to giue place. The Earle when the other roſe, taking vppon him the office of a Gentleman Vſher, placed in Power his ſeate,Edvvad Fitz Girald. his couſin Edwarde Fitz Gi|ralde now Lieutenant of hir Maieſties Penci|oners, who at that time being a yong ſtripling, attended vpon his mother the Counteſſe, and ſo in order he ſet euery Gentleman in his degree, to the number of fifteene or ſixteene, and laſt of all the companie, he licenced Power, if he woulde, to ſit at the lower ende of the Table, where hee had ſcantly elbow rowme.

Compare 1587 edition: 1 The Counteſſe of Kildare perceyuing the noble man greatly to ſtomacke the Souldiour his preſumptuous boldneſſe, nipt him at the el|bow, and whiſpering ſoftly, beſought his Lord|ſhip not to take the matter ſo hote, bycauſe the Gentleman (ſhe ment Power) knewe, that the houſe of Kildare was of late attainted, and that hir children were not in this their calamitie in ſuch wiſe to be regarded.

Compare 1587 edition: 1 No Ladie, quoth the Earle, with a lowde voyce, and the teares trilling downe his lecres, ſay not ſo, I truſt to ſee the day, when my yong couſin Edwarde, and the remnant of your chil|dren (as little reckning as hee maketh of them) ſhall diſdain the cõpanie of any ſuch ſkip Iack. Which prophecie fill out as truly as he foretold it, only ſauing that it ſtoode with God his plea|ſure, to call him to his mercie before he could ſee that day, after which doubtleſſe he longed and looked, I meane the reſtitution of the houſe of Kildare.

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