Who, then, was worthier than she to hold empire over Greeks?
May he not be worthier, at all events, than this soured temper and erring heart?
Go back to them now and retrieve what you have lost, and see that in the future you are worthier.
Of no avail was it that I followed these worthier promptings.
And now to a worthier toast, father,—Lady Castledunn that is to be.