William Shakespeare: Coriolanus, Act V, Scene V

Scene V

The same. A street near the gate

Enter two Senators with Volumnia, Virgilia, Valeria, &c. passing over the stage, followed by Patricians and others

First Senator

Behold our patroness, the life of Rome! Call all your tribes together, praise the gods, And make triumphant fires; strew flowers before them: Unshout the noise that banish'd Marcius, Repeal him with the welcome of his mother; Cry 'Welcome, ladies, welcome!'


Welcome, ladies, Welcome!

A flourish with drums and trumpets. Exeunt