By Ian Doescher

Subscribe to us, solid gentles, for a merry reimagining of Star Wars: Episode 1 as in basic terms Shakespeare may have written it. the complete saga begins the following, with an exciting story that includes a disguised queen, a tender hero, and fearless knights dealing with a hidden, vengeful enemy.

’Tis a real Shakespearean drama, full of sword fights, soliloquies, and doomed romance . . . all in excellent iambic pentameter and paired with twenty attractive Elizabethan illustrations. carry directly to your midi-chlorians: The play’s the object, in which you’ll trap the increase of Anakin!

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Exhibit the knowledge and event That one is inheritor to within the Force’s sway. demonstrate how vulnerable are those that not anything be aware of Of your impressive and impressive power. Make recognized the following within the sight of this massive crowd, That none be triumphant who have no idea your identify. input PADMÉ. PADMÉ one other flip upon one other flip! FODE The lad back doth chase Sebulba’s tail— And approximately hath he overtaken him! BEED O inkabunga! FODE —Mad the human small so much sure be, to make such determined Maneuvers. BEED —Punda tah punda. FODE —E’en now the 2 are aspect through facet. BEED —Bangu du bang’! PADMÉ The double-man speaks actual! Our Anakin Had misplaced his engine—nearly did he smash— but manag’d he to carry it again on-line. As they tore during the canyon, Anakin Gave chase until eventually he ran no longer a ways in the back of. Then, with a valor way past his years, Drew he apart Sebulba, and did hook The Dug’s fleet pod so they rode as one. finally, while Anakin had all arrang’d, He drove his vessel ahead, which did blow Sebulba’s pod right into a thousand elements. A’whining and a’crying within the sand, Sebulba is defeated! I anticipate The speedy go back of Ani’s pod anon! QUI-GON O, thank the strength! SHMI —Past expectation, this! input ANAKIN SKYWALKER, crossing the end line in triumph. KITSTER Hurrah! R2-D2 —Beep, meep, beep, squeak! C-3PO —O merry day! Mine eyes had no longer believ’d it attainable. [Exeunt Qui-Gon, Shmi, Padmé, and Jar Jar from balcony. FODE How all in pleasure and frenzied mirth do greet This unforeseen, wondrous champion! The cheer that rises from the hundreds of thousands the following Is greater than we now have heard in all our days! input QUI-GON JINN, SHMI SKYWALKER, PADMÉ, and JAR JAR BINKS to welcome ANAKIN. JAR JAR Yay, Anakin! De shrewdpermanent boyee! ANAKIN O mom! Didst thou see? i've got prevail’d! QUI-GON What wonderful accomplishment, vivid superstar Of Tatooine. Thou makest me so much proud. The strength was once current with thee right here, forsooth. PADMÉ [embracing Anakin:] We owe to thee our boundless gratitude— after we look’d for a hero, thou didst come. ANAKIN fantastic woman, if I did yet make you joyful, Then ev’ry apprehensive flip was once worthy its soreness. QUI-GON Now, pardon, i have to search previous Watto out, And declare from him our wages justly earn’d. [Exeunt Qui-Gon Jinn, Padmé, Jar Jar Binks, Fode and Beed, R2-D2, C-3PO, Kitster, podracers, and crowd. ANAKIN Thou hadst no use of fear, mom mine: Thy boy is secure, is the following, and he's thine. [Shmi takes Anakin in her palms, making a song. SHMI [sings:] Shall I make merry? O, shall I make mirth? Thee did i admire, on the grounds that th’instant of thy start, to determine thee win is unto my middle achieve, but nonetheless I worry, and experience a few destiny ache. Hark! Cracks a mother’s center. Shall I make merry, O, shall I make mirth? this day thou hast prov’d thy such a lot plentiful worthy, Thou showest ratings of energy to ev’ryone, And via the displaying, shall I lose a son? Hark! Cracks a mother’s middle. Shall I make merry, O, shall I make mirth? Of quiet moments have our lives a dearth, The viewers who come are noble males, but after they cross, shall i do know peace back?

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