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For I will make him tell the tale anew,
Where, how, how oft, how long ago, and when
He hath, and is again to cope your wife.
I say, but mark his gesture. Marry, patience;
Or I shall say, you are all in all ' in spleen,
And nothing of a man.

Oth. Doft k thou hear, Iago !
I will be found most cunning in my patience;
But (doft thou hear?) most bloody.

lago. That's not amiss;
But yet keep time in all. Will you withdraw?

[m Othello withdraws. Now will I question Caffio of Bianca, A housewife, that by selling her desires, Buys herself bread and · cloaths. It is a creature, That dotes on Caffio; as 'tis the strumpet's plague To beguile many, and be beguild hy one; He, when he hears of her, cannot P refrain From the excess of laughter. Here he comes.

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As he shall smile, Othello shall go mad;
And his unbookish jealousy must 9 construe
Poor Caffio's smiles, gestures, and light behaviour,
Quite in the wrong. How do you' now, lieutenant ?

Caj. The 'worser that you give me the addition,
Whose want even kills me.

lago. Ply Desdemona well, and you are sure on 't.
Now if this fuit lay in Bianca's "power, [" Speaking lower.
How quickly should you speed !

Caf. Alas, poor * caitiff!
Oth. Look how he laughs already.

[ Aside.
lago. I never knew y a woman love man so.
Caf. Alas, poor rogue, I think ? i'faith the loves me.
Oth. Now he denies it faintly, and laughs - it out.

[Afide. lage. Do you hear, Cafio?

Oth. Now he importunes him
To tell it o'er. Go to, dwell said, well said. [Afide.

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lago. She gives it out that you shall marry her. Do you

intend it? Caf. Ha, ha, ha!

Oth. Do you triumph, · Roman, do you triumph ? [ Afide. .- I

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Oth. Now he tells how she pluckt him to my chamber. - Oh, I fee that nose of yours, but not that dog I shall throw't to. Caf. Well, I must leave her company. lago. · Before me! look where she comes.


Enter Bianca.

a Caf. 'Tis such another fitchew! marry, a perfum'd one :-What do you mean by this ' haunting of me?

Bian. Let the devil and his dam haunt you! what did you mean by that same handkerchief you gave me even now? I was a fine fool to take it: I must take out the & whole work? A likely piece of work, that you fhould find it in your chamber, and not know who left it there. This is some minx's token, and I muft take out the work?

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Caf. How now, my sweet Bianca ? how now? how now?

Oth. By heaven, that should be my handkerchief. [Afide.

Bian. * An you'll come to supper to-night, you may; kan you will not, come when you are next prepar'd for.

[Exit. lago. After her, after her. Caf. ' Faith, I muft; she'll rail * i' the street else. lago. ^ Will you fup there? Caf. Yes, I intend fo.

lago. Well, I may chance to see you; for I would very fain speak with you.

Caf. Pr’ythee come. Will you? lago. Go to, say no more.

[Exit Caffio.


Manent Othello and Iago.

Oth. How shall I murder him, Iago ??
lago. Did you perceive how he laughed at his vice?
Oth. Oh, lago!
lago. And did you see the handkerchief?

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