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] and with them the governing principles were, as we have justsaid, interest, ambition, and the zeal for the honour and advancementof Houses and chiefs. "Truly, " said Marmaduke, after a short and rather embarrassed pause, "I am little beholden as yet to the House of York. There where I seea noble benefactor, or a brave and wise leader, shall I think my swordand heart may best proffer allegiance. " "Wisely said, " returned Alwyn, with a slight but half sarcastic smile;"I asked thee the question... because--draw closer--there are wise men inour city who think the ties between Warwick and the king less strongthan a ship's cable; and if thou attachest thyself to Warwick, he willbe better pleased, it may be, with talk of devotion to himself thanprofessions of exclusive loyalty to King Edward. He who has littlesilver in his pouch must have the more silk on his tongue. A word toa Westmoreland or a Yorkshire man is as good as a sermon to men notborn so far north. One word more, and I have done.