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dare to terrify: “dare the field,” HENRY V., iv. 2. 36 ; “dare us with his cap like larks,” HENRY VIII., iii. 2. 282 ,—on which passage Steevens observes:“It is well known that the hat of a cardinal is scarlet; and that one of the methods of daring larks was by small mirrors fastened on scarlet cloth, which engaged the attention of these birds while the fowler drew his net over them.” ( “They set out their faces as Fowlers do their daring glasses, that the Larkes that soare highest may stoope soonest.” Greene's Neuer too late, First Part, sig. B 3 verso, ed. 1611. )

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