Heraclius, Emperour of the East a tragedy
Corneille, Pierre, 1606-1684., Carlell, Lodowick, 1602?-1675.

EPILOGUE spoken by LEONTINA

MY part was bold, and high, throughout the Play,
In all of consequence I bore the sway;
I with my tongue the Tyrant often shook,
Now I do so, fearing your angry look:
Pass by our faults in acting, his low stile,
And seal our pardons, though but with a smile.