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Mr. Hoi well, again relinquifhing the care or the hope of life, retired once more to the plat - form, and dretched himfelf by the Reverend Jervas Bellamy* who, together with his fon, a lieutenant, lay clafped in the embraces of death.
Sir, said Sir Bors, after ye were departed from us, we all that be of your blood and your well-willers were so dretched that some of us leapt out of our beds naked, and some in their dreams caught naked swords in their hands; therefore, said Sir Bors, we deem there is some great strife at hand; and then we all deemed that ye were betrapped with some treason, and therefore we made us thus ready, what need that ever ye were in.