Sir Francis Walsingham: Phillip of Spain is a God-fearing man who cannot declare war without a just cause. A poisoned serpent covered all with flowers, Mother of sighs, and murderer of repose, A sea of sorrows whence are drawn such showers As moisture lend to every grief that grows; A school of guile, a net of deep deceit, A gilded hook that holds a poisoned bait. It is also to be noted by whom the woman was tempted: even by the most ugly and unworthy of all beasts, into whom the devil entered and persuaded. Thomas Fuller: Worthies of England, vol. Spanish documents and stories told by Indians had convinced him of the existence of El Dorado , the ruler of Manoa, a supposedly fabulous city of in the interior of South America. Queen Elizabeth I: Go back to your rathole! Raleigh was born to a Protestant family in Devon, the son of Walter Raleigh and Catherine Champernowne. But this much I know.
Lord Howard: We know the Catholics take their orders from Spain. Raleigh survives as an interesting and personality rather than as a force in history. Sir Walter Raleigh: I have heard that. You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this section. A severe prevented his leading his men upriver.
Raleigh was born to a Protestant family in Devon, the son of Walter Raleigh and Catherine Champernowne. Elizabeth Throckmorton: He's a man that lives in a world far beyond the court. Elizabeth Throckmorton: Why should I tell you that? You like him, don't you? Secondly, What was the motive of her disobedience? Let them come with the armies of Hell; they will not pass! Apparently, so was Walt Whitman. Between 1584 and 1589 he had tried to establish a near in present North Carolina , which he named , but he never set foot there himself. Sir Walter Raleigh: I would never presume to tell my Queen what to do. Our graves that hide us from the searching sun are like drawn curtains when the play is done.
I am assured that the people of England love their Queen. Queen Elizabeth I: Queen Elizabeth I: Well well - a political pirate. His Irish service was rewarded by vast estates in Munster. Even such is time, that takes on trust Our youth, our joys, our all we have, And pays us but with earth and dust; Who, in the dark and silent grave, When we have wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days; But from this earth, this grave, this dust My God shall raise me up, I trust! The last work, undertaken in the Tower, proceeds from the Creation to the 2nd century bc. Raleigh bought his release with profits from a privateering voyage in which he had invested, but he never regained his ascendancy at court.
Queen Elizabeth I: Is the mission not the man? But from this earth, this grave this dust, My God shall raise me up, I trust. He was involved in the early English colonisation of Virginia under a royal patent. Our mirth the music of division. Must she also have my soul? In The Works of Sir Walter Raleigh, vol. Sir Walter Raleigh: History of the World. Sir Christopher Hatton: She is the poison at the heart of England.
In 1616 he was released but not pardoned. Thus march we playing to our latest rest, only we die in earnest, that's no jest. A flatterer is said to be a beast that biteth smiling; it is said by Isaiah in this manner: My people, they that praise thee seduce thee, and disorder the paths of thy feet: and David desired God to cut out the tongue of a flatterer. In 1591 he secretly married Elizabeth Throckmorton, one of the Queen's ladies-in-waiting, without requesting the Queen's permission, for which he and his wife were sent to the Tower of London. Queen Elizabeth I: Do you think that way? Sir Walter Raleigh: I have heard that. Prescience or foreknowledge, considered in order and nature, if we may speak of God after the manner of men, goeth before providence; for God foreknew all things before he had created them, or before they had being to be cared for; and prescience is no other than an infallible foreknowledge. The more gold I take from him, the safer you will be.
We see the sails of the enemy approaching. Our mother's wombs the tyring houses be, Where we are drest for this short Comedy. Whom none could advise, thou hast persuaded; what none hath dared, thou hast done; and whom all the world hath flattered, thou only hast cast out of the world and despised; thou hast drawn together all the far-stretched greatness, all the pride, cruelty and ambition of man, and covered it all over with these two narrow words; Hic Jacet! This text is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3. Sir Christopher Hatton: With respect, Majesty: a Catholic Queen. Queen Elizabeth I: I'm always afraid. Tell him if he wants to shake his little fist at us, we're ready to give him such a bite he'll wish he'd kept his hands in his pockets! And, because all men are apt to flatter themselves, to entertain the additions of other men's praises is most perilous.
Sir Walter Raleigh: Kill a Queen and all Queens are mortal. He still hoped to exploit the wealth of Venezuela, arguing that the country had been ceded to by its native chiefs in 1595. I am sensitive to the smell of an open sewer. Cabinet Minister 2: Half the nation cling to the old superstitions. Sir Walter Raleigh and the poet Edmund Spenser were among those who received some of the land. Some 560 lines of verse in his hand are preserved. Sir Walter Raleigh: Then you leave me free to like you in return.