Study Guide

Henry VI Part 3 Act 4, Scene 4

By William Shakespeare

Act 4, Scene 4

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  • Lady Grey and her brother Rivers meet and talk about what's going down.
  • Lady Grey and Rivers are worried that Edward's capture means bad news for them. Um… ya think?
  • But that's not all Lady Grey is worried about: turns out she's pregnant. She's afraid that their enemies will come after her child—the heir to the throne.
  • Lady Grey decides to enter sanctuary to protect her baby.