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B’s significance

He’s getting treated like the king already - respect / honour / noble lord


Bolingbroke claims that he has come for his title/ land / inheritance

“Lancaster and I am come to seek that name in England”

“I was banished Hereford but as I come, I come for Lancaster”


York is loyal to king / he is disappointed in B

“ i am no traitors uncle”

“Why have those banished and forbidden legs dared once to touch a dust of England’s ground?”

“Gross rebellion”
“Detested treason”

“I lay my claim to my inheritance”


Total admits he’s powerful

“My power weak”


B exposes metaphor of bushy/ greens and baggot for corrupting land

“The caterpillars of the common wealth”