Charles, the Dauphin of France, is feeling cocky because they have
Start: BASTARD OF ORLEANS
Where's the Prince Dauphin? I have news for him.
Bastard of Orleans, thrice welcome to us.
BASTARD OF ORLEANS
Methinks your looks are sad, your cheer appall'd:
Hath the late overthrow wrought this offence?
Be not dismay'd, for succor is at hand:
A holy maid hither with me I bring,
Which by a vision sent to her from heaven
Ordained is to raise this tedious siege
And drive the English forth the bounds of France.
The spirit of deep prophecy she hath,
Exceeding the nine sibyls of old Rome:
What's past and what's to come she can descry.
Speak, shall I call her in? Believe my words,
For they are certain and unfallible.
Go, call her in.
(Exit BASTARD OF ORLEANS)
But first, to try her skill,
Reignier, stand thou as Dauphin in my place:
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