Speeches (Lines) for Boatswain
in "Tempest"

Total: 12

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# Act, Scene, Line
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Speech text

1

I,1,4

Here, master: what cheer?

2

I,1,9

Heigh, my hearts! cheerly, cheerly, my hearts!
yare, yare! Take in the topsail. Tend to the...

3

I,1,17

I pray now, keep below.

4

I,1,19

Do you not hear him? You mar our labour: keep your
cabins: you do assist the storm.

5

I,1,22

When the sea is. Hence! What cares these roarers
for the name of king? To cabin: silence! trouble us not.

6

I,1,25

None that I more love than myself. You are a
counsellor; if you can command these elements to...

7

I,1,42

Down with the topmast! yare! lower, lower! Bring
her to try with main-course....

8

I,1,52

Work you then.

9

I,1,58

Lay her a-hold, a-hold! set her two courses off to
sea again; lay her off.

10

I,1,62

What, must our mouths be cold?

11

V,1,2283

The best news is, that we have safely found
Our king and company; the next, our ship—...

12

V,1,2293

If I did think, sir, I were well awake,
I'ld strive to tell you. We were dead of sleep,...

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