Painted by Francis Rigaud Esq. R.A.
Engraved by Thomas Ryder
‘Plain near Shrewsbury. Prince Henry, Hotspur, and Falstaff.’
Hot. O, Harry, thou hast robb’d me of my youth: / I better brook the loss of brittle life / Than those proud titles thou hast won of me; / They wound my thoughts worse than the sword my flesh: / But thought’s the slave of life, and life time’s fool; / And time, that takes survey of all the world, / Must have a stop. O, I could prophesy, / But that the earthy and cold hand of death / Lies on my tongue: No, Percy, thou art dust, / And food for –