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RP3 07v

 

only God could have revealed to her.

LA TRÉMOUILLE, containing his discontent.

Sire, what must be done to compensate her? Do you wish her to be heaped with honors?...

 CHARLES VII

I wish that she be obeyed.... Speak, Joan. What do you want?

JOAN

Gentle Dauphin, I wish.....

REGNAULT, interrupting her.

Why do you call the king dauphin instead of king?.

JOAN

I shall not call him king until after he has been consecrated and crowned at Reims, where I have a mission to lead him. First, the army must hold itself ready for me to lead it very soon to Orléans, since by me the English must be driven out of all of France.

THE DUKE OF ALENÇON

Joan, do you want arms, horses?... I offer to furnish you with whatever you'll need.

JOAN

Gentle Duke, I am very much obliged and I accept a white horse. As for arms, the sword of Saint Catherine will be enough, though I do not count on using it. It's with my banner I'll bring home the victory.

REGNAULT, sarcastically.