Prince Edward: [muttering to Tom about Uncle Ned, who rules while Edward is King as a minor] I wish he'd die. Thomas Seymour: What? What was that? Prince Edward: I said, I wish he'd die. D-Y-E. Thomas
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Young Bess 1953
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Prince Edward:
[muttering to Tom about Uncle Ned, who rules while Edward is King as a minor]
I wish he'd die.
Thomas Seymour:
What? What was that?
Prince Edward:
I said, I wish he'd die. D-Y-E.
Thomas Seymour:
It's the wrong spelling.
Prince Edward:
[nonchalant]
Oh, is it?
Ned Seymour:
What is Your Majesty talking about?
Prince Edward:
Spelling. Nobody knows for certain how to spell the King's English.
Ned Seymour:
The spelling is not important, so long as the word carries the right meaning.
Thomas Seymour:
The word His Majesty had *exactly* the right meaning.

Transcript:
And if she doesn't take the Dane,
she'll have to take a German.
Uncle Ned loves the Germans.
I wish he'd die.
What?
- What was that?
- I wish he'd die... D-Y-E.
- It's the wrong spelling.
- What are you talking about?
Spelling. Nobody knows for certain
how to spell the King's English.
- As long as it's the right word.
- It was exactly the right word.
Edward. Would you ask the orchestra
to play the Danske Dans?
What does she want?
Danske Dans!
Princess.
- Thank you, Barnaby.
- Your Highness.

Clip duration: 65 seconds
Views: 7
Timestamp in movie: 01:11:24
Uploaded: 23 September, 2021
Genres: biography, drama, romance
Summary: The early life of Elizabeth I, from her childhood until her accession to the throne of England in 1558.


Actors

Prince Edward - Rex Thompson
Thomas Seymour - Stewart Granger
Ned Seymour - Guy Rolfe