Literature Quiz / Richard II: This Sceptered Isle (Missing Word)

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Can you name missing words from Gaunts 'This Sceptered Isle' speech?

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Methinks I am a _______ new inspired,
And thus expiring do ________ of him:
His rash fierce _____ of riot cannot last,
For violent fires soon ____ out themselves;
Small showers last long, but ______ storms are short;
He tires betimes that spurs too ____ betimes;
With eager feeding ____ doth choke the feeder;
Light vanity, _________ cormorant,
Consuming means, soon _____ upon itself.
This royal throne of kings, this _________ isle,
This earth of _______, this seat of Mars,
This other ____, demi-paradise,
This ________ built by Nature for herself
Against _________ and the hand of war,
This happy breed of men, this little _____,
This precious _____ set in the silver sea,
Which serves it in the ______ of a wall,
Or as [a] moat _________ to a house,
Against the envy of less _______ lands,
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This blessed plot, this earth, this _____, this England,
This _____, this teeming womb of royal kings,
Feared by their _____ and famous by their birth,
Renowned for their _____ as far from home
For Christian service and true ________
As is the _________ in stubborn Jewry
Of the world's ______, blessed Mary's son,
This land of such dear _____, this dear dear land,
Dear for her __________ through the world,
Is now ______ out -- I die pronouncing it --
Like to a tenement or _______ farm.
England, bound in with the __________ sea,
Whose _____ shore beats back the envious siege
Of wat'ry _______, is now bound in with shame,
With inky blots and rotten _________ bonds.
That _______ that was wont to conquer others
Hath made a shameful ________ of itself.
Ah, would the _______ vanish with my life,
How happy then were my _______ death!

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