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Compare 1577 edition: 1 The quéene with these words stood a good while in a great studie. And forsomuch as hir seemed the car|dinall more readie to depart than some of the rem|nant, and the protector himselfe readie at hand; so that she verelie thought she could not kéepe him, but that he should incontinentlie be taken thense: and to conueie him else-where, neither had she time to serue hir, nor place determined, nor persons appointed, all things vnreadie, this message came on hir so sudden|lie, nothing lesse looking for, than to haue him set out of sanctuarie, which she thought to be now beset in such places about, that he could not be conueied out vntaken, and partlie as she thought it might for|tune hir feare to be false, so well she wist it was ei|ther néedlesse or bootlesse: wherefore if she should needs go from him, she deemed it best to deliuer him.

Compare 1577 edition: 1 And ouer that, of the cardinals faith she nothing doubted, nor of some other lords neither,She falleth [...] a resolution touching h [...]r sonnes deli|uerie. whome she there saw. Which as she feared least they might be deceiued: so was she well assured they would not be corrupted. Then thought she it should yet make them the more warilie to looke to him, and the more circumspectlie to sée to his suertie, if she with hir owne hands betooke him to them of trust. And at the last she tooke the yoong duke by the hand, and said vn|to the lords: My lords (quoth she) and all my lords, I neither am so vnwise to mistrust your wits, nor so suspicious to mistrust your truths: of which thing I EEBO page image 721 purpose to make you such a proofe, as if either of both in you, might turne both you and me to great sorow, the realme to much harme, and you to great re|proch.

Compare 1577 edition: 1 For lo, here is (quoth she) this gentleman, whom I doubt not but I could here kepe safe, if I would, what euer anie man say: & I doubt not also, but there be some abroad so deadlie enimies vnto my bloud, that if they wist where anie of it laie in their owne bodie, they would let it out. We haue also experience that desire of a kingdome knoweth no kinred. The brother hath beene the brothers bane: and maie the nephues be sure of their vncle? Ech of these children is the others defense while they be asunder, and ech of their liues lieth in the others bodie. Kéepe one safe and both be sure, and nothing for them both more pe|rillous, than to be both in one place. For what wise merchant aduentureth all his goods in one ship?

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