"Thy father was the Duke of Milan and a prince of power."
" Of all the world I loved into him put the manage of my state.... and Prospero the prime duke being so reputed in dignity, and for the liberal arts without a parallel. Those being all my study, the government I cast upon my brother and to my state grew stranger, being transported and wrapped in secret studies.
"In few, they hurried us aboard a bark, bore us some leagues to sea, where they prepared a rotten carcas of a butt, not rigged, nor tackle, sail, nor mast. The very rats instinctively had quit it."