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i' the face again : But those, that understood him, smiled at one another, and shook their heads; but, for mine own part, it was Greek to me. I could tell you more news too : Marullus and Flavius, for pulling scarfs off Cæsar's images, are put to silence. Fare you well. . There was more foolery yet, if I could remember it.
Cas. Will you sup with me to-night, Casca?
Casca. Ay, if I be alive, and your mind hold, and your dinner worth the eating.
Cas, Good; I will expect you,
to be ? He was quick mettle, when he went to school.
Cas. So is he now, in execution
[Exit BRUTUS. Well, Brutus, thou art noble; yet, I see, Thy honourable metal may be wrought From that it is dispos'd : 8 Therefore 'tis meet
That noble minds keep ever with their likes :
Thunder and Lightning. Enter, from opposite sides,
CASCA, with his sword drawn, and CICERO.
9 Has an unfavourable opinion of me. * Cajole.
? Did you attend Cæsar home?
Did I go through a tempest dropping fire.
Cic. Why, saw you any thing more wonderful?
his left hand, which did flame, and burn Like twenty torches join'd; and yet his hand, Not sensible of fire, remain'd unscorch'd. Besides, (I have not since put up my sword,) Against the Capitol I met a lion, Who glar'd upon me, and went surly by, Without annoying me : And there were drawn Upon a heap a hundred ghastly women, Transformed with their fear; who swore, they saw Men, all in fire, walk up and down the streets. And, yesterday, the bird of night did sit, Even at noon-day, upon the market-place, Hooting, and shrieking. When these prodigies Do so conjointly meet, let not men say, These are their reasons,--They are natural ; For, I believe they are portentous things Unto the climate that they point upon.
Cic. Indeed, it is a strange-disposed time:
Casca. He doth; for he did bid Antonius
Cic. Good night then, Casca : this disturbed sky
Is not to walk in.
Cas. Who's there?
Casca, by your voice. Casca. Your ear is good. Cassius, what night is this? Cas. A very pleasing night to honest men. Casca. Who ever knew the heavens menace so?. Cas. Those, that have known the earth so full of
Cas. You are dull, Casca ; and those sparks of life
Why all these fires, why all these gliding ghosts;
Casca. Indeed, they say, the senators to-morrow Mean to establish Cæsar as a king : And he shall wear his crown by sea, and land, In every place, save here in Italy.
Cas. I know where I will wear this dagger then ; Cassius from bondage will deliver Cassius : Therein, ye gods, you make the weak most strong ; Therein, ye gods, you tyrants do defeat : Nor stony tower, nor walls of beaten brass,
5 Why they deviate from quality and nature.