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      <article class="book" id="R.1">
         <header class="book-titlepage">
            <h1>The Tragedy of Antony and Cleopatra</h1>
         </header>
         <div class="lists-of-titles">
            <div class="toc">
               <p>
                  <b>Table of Contents</b>
               </p>
               <ul class="toc">
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.2">1. Dramatis Personae</a>
                     </span>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.3">1. ACT I</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.3.2">1. SCENE I.  Alexandria. A room in CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.3.3">2. SCENE II.  The same. Another room.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.3.4">3. SCENE III.  The same. Another room.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.3.5">4. SCENE IV.  Rome. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.3.6">5. SCENE V.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.4">2. ACT II</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.2">1. SCENE I.  Messina. POMPEY's house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.3">2. SCENE II.  Rome. The house of LEPIDUS.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.4">3. SCENE III.  The same. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.5">4. SCENE IV.  The same. A street.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.6">5. SCENE V.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.7">6. SCENE VI.  Near Misenum.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.8">7. SCENE VII.  On board POMPEY's galley, off Misenum.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.5">3. ACT III</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.2">1. SCENE I.  A plain in Syria.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.3">2. SCENE II.  Rome. An ante-chamber in OCTAVIUS CAESAR's house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.4">3. SCENE III.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.5">4. SCENE IV.  Athens. A room in MARK ANTONY's house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.6">5. SCENE V.  The same. Another room.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.7">6. SCENE VI.  Rome. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's house.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.8">7. SCENE VII.  Near Actium. MARK ANTONY's camp.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.9">8. SCENE VIII.  A plain near Actium.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.10">9. SCENE IX.  Another part of the plain.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.11">10. SCENE X.  Another part of the plain.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.12">11. SCENE XI.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.13">12. SCENE XII.  Egypt. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's camp.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.14">13. SCENE XIII.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.6">4. ACT IV</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.2">1. SCENE I.  Before Alexandria. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's camp.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.3">2. SCENE II.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.4">3. SCENE III.  The same. Before the palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.5">4. SCENE IV.  The same. A room in the palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.6">5. SCENE V.  Alexandria. MARK ANTONY's camp.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.7">6. SCENE VI.  Alexandria. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's camp.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.8">7. SCENE VII.  Field of battle between the camps.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.9">8. SCENE VIII.  Under the walls of Alexandria.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.10">9. SCENE IX.  OCTAVIUS CAESAR's camp.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.11">10. SCENE X.  Between the two camps.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.12">11. SCENE XI.  Another part of the same.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.13">12. SCENE XII.  Another part of the same.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.14">13. SCENE XIII.  Alexandria. Cleopatra's palace.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.15">14. SCENE XIV.  The same. Another room.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.6.16">15. SCENE XV.  The same. A monument.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.7">5. ACT V</a>
                     </span>
                     <ul class="toc">
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.2">1. SCENE I.  Alexandria. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's camp.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                        <li>
                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.7.3">2. SCENE II.  Alexandria. A room in the monument.</a>
                           </span>
                        </li>
                     </ul>
                  </li>
               </ul>
            </div>
         </div>
         <article class="preface" id="R.1.2">
            <header class="preface-titlepage">
               <h2>Dramatis Personae</h2>
            </header>
            <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
               <tr>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">
                        <span class="personname">MARK ANTONY</span>
                        <span class="personname">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</span>
                        <span class="personname">M. AEMILIUS LEPIDUS</span>
                     </span>
                  </td>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">triumvirs.</span>
                  </td>
               </tr>
            </table>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">SEXTUS POMPEIUS</span>
            </p>
            <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
               <tr>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">
                        <span class="personname">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</span>
                        <span class="personname">VENTIDIUS</span>
                        <span class="personname">EROS</span>
                        <span class="personname">SCARUS</span>
                        <span class="personname">DERCETAS</span>
                        <span class="personname">DEMETRIUS</span>
                        <span class="personname">PHILO</span>
                     </span>
                  </td>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">friends to Antony.</span>
                  </td>
               </tr>
            </table>
            <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
               <tr>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">
                        <span class="personname">MECAENAS</span>
                        <span class="personname">AGRIPPA</span>
                        <span class="personname">DOLABELLA</span>
                        <span class="personname">PROCULEIUS</span>
                        <span class="personname">THYREUS</span>
                        <span class="personname">GALLUS</span>
                        <span class="personname">MENAS</span>
                     </span>
                  </td>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">friends to Caesar.</span>
                  </td>
               </tr>
            </table>
            <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
               <tr>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">
                        <span class="personname">MENECRATES</span>
                        <span class="personname">VARRIUS</span>
                     </span>
                  </td>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">friends to Pompey.</span>
                  </td>
               </tr>
            </table>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">TAURUS, lieutenant-general to Caesar.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">CANIDIUS, lieutenant-general to Antony.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">SILIUS, an officer in Ventidius's army.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">EUPHRONIUS, an ambassador from Antony to Caesar.</span>
            </p>
            <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
               <tr>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">
                        <span class="personname">ALEXAS</span>
                        <span class="personname">MARDIAN, a Eunuch.</span>
                        <span class="personname">SELEUCUS</span>
                        <span class="personname">DIOMEDES</span>
                     </span>
                  </td>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">attendants on Cleopatra.</span>
                  </td>
               </tr>
            </table>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">A Soothsayer. </span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">A Clown. </span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">CLEOPATRA, queen of Egypt.</span>
            </p>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">OCTAVIA, sister to Caesar and wife to Antony.</span>
            </p>
            <table border="0" class="simplelist" summary="Simple list">
               <tr>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">
                        <span class="personname">CHARMIAN</span>
                        <span class="personname">IRAS</span>
                     </span>
                  </td>
                  <td>
                     <span class="member">attendants on Cleopatra.</span>
                  </td>
               </tr>
            </table>
            <p>
               <span class="personname">Officers, Soldiers, Messengers, and other Attendants.</span>
            </p>
            <p>SCENE  In several parts of the Roman empire.</p>
         </article>
         <article class="chapter" id="R.1.3">
            <header class="chapter-titlepage">
               <h2>Chapter 1. ACT I</h2>
            </header>
            <div class="lists-of-titles">
               <div class="toc">
                  <p>
                     <b>Table of Contents</b>
                  </p>
                  <ul class="toc">
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.3.2">1. SCENE I.  Alexandria. A room in CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.3.3">2. SCENE II.  The same. Another room.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.3.4">3. SCENE III.  The same. Another room.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.3.5">4. SCENE IV.  Rome. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.3.6">5. SCENE V.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                  </ul>
               </div>
            </div>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.3.2">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>1. SCENE I.  Alexandria. A room in CLEOPATRA's palace.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter DEMETRIUS and PHILO</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PHILO</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, but this dotage of our general's</div>
                     <div class="line">O'erflows the measure: those his goodly eyes,</div>
                     <div class="line">That o'er the files and musters of the war</div>
                     <div class="line">Have glow'd like plated Mars, now bend, now turn,</div>
                     <div class="line">The office and devotion of their view</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon a tawny front: his captain's heart,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which in the scuffles of great fights hath burst</div>
                     <div class="line">The buckles on his breast, reneges all temper,</div>
                     <div class="line">And is become the bellows and the fan</div>
                     <div class="line">To cool a gipsy's lust.</div>
                     <p>Flourish. Enter ANTONY, CLEOPATRA, her Ladies,
the Train, with Eunuchs fanning her</p>
                     <div class="line">Look, where they come:</div>
                     <div class="line">Take but good note, and you shall see in him.</div>
                     <div class="line">The triple pillar of the world transform'd</div>
                     <div class="line">Into a strumpet's fool: behold and see.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">If it be love indeed, tell me how much.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">There's beggary in the love that can be reckon'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll set a bourn how far to be beloved.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Then must thou needs find out new heaven, new earth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter an Attendant</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Attendant</div>
                     <div class="line">News, my good lord, from Rome.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Grates me: the sum.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, hear them, Antony:</div>
                     <div class="line">Fulvia perchance is angry; or, who knows</div>
                     <div class="line">If the scarce-bearded Caesar have not sent</div>
                     <div class="line">His powerful mandate to you, 'Do this, or this;</div>
                     <div class="line">Take in that kingdom, and enfranchise that;</div>
                     <div class="line">Perform 't, or else we damn thee.'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">How, my love!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Perchance! nay, and most like:</div>
                     <div class="line">You must not stay here longer, your dismission</div>
                     <div class="line">Is come from Caesar; therefore hear it, Antony.</div>
                     <div class="line">Where's Fulvia's process? Caesar's I would say? both?</div>
                     <div class="line">Call in the messengers. As I am Egypt's queen,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou blushest, Antony; and that blood of thine</div>
                     <div class="line">Is Caesar's homager: else so thy cheek pays shame</div>
                     <div class="line">When shrill-tongued Fulvia scolds. The messengers!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Let Rome in Tiber melt, and the wide arch</div>
                     <div class="line">Of the ranged empire fall! Here is my space.</div>
                     <div class="line">Kingdoms are clay: our dungy earth alike</div>
                     <div class="line">Feeds beast as man: the nobleness of life</div>
                     <div class="line">Is to do thus; when such a mutual pair</div>
                     <p>Embracing</p>
                     <div class="line">And such a twain can do't, in which I bind,</div>
                     <div class="line">On pain of punishment, the world to weet</div>
                     <div class="line">We stand up peerless.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Excellent falsehood!</div>
                     <div class="line">Why did he marry Fulvia, and not love her?</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll seem the fool I am not; Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">Will be himself.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">But stirr'd by Cleopatra.</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, for the love of Love and her soft hours,</div>
                     <div class="line">Let's not confound the time with conference harsh:</div>
                     <div class="line">There's not a minute of our lives should stretch</div>
                     <div class="line">Without some pleasure now. What sport tonight?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Hear the ambassadors.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Fie, wrangling queen!</div>
                     <div class="line">Whom every thing becomes, to chide, to laugh,</div>
                     <div class="line">To weep; whose every passion fully strives</div>
                     <div class="line">To make itself, in thee, fair and admired!</div>
                     <div class="line">No messenger, but thine; and all alone</div>
                     <div class="line">To-night we'll wander through the streets and note</div>
                     <div class="line">The qualities of people. Come, my queen;</div>
                     <div class="line">Last night you did desire it: speak not to us.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt MARK ANTONY and CLEOPATRA with
their train</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DEMETRIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Is Caesar with Antonius prized so slight?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PHILO</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, sometimes, when he is not Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">He comes too short of that great property</div>
                     <div class="line">Which still should go with Antony.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DEMETRIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I am full sorry</div>
                     <div class="line">That he approves the common liar, who</div>
                     <div class="line">Thus speaks of him at Rome: but I will hope</div>
                     <div class="line">Of better deeds to-morrow. Rest you happy!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.3.3">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>2. SCENE II.  The same. Another room.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter CHARMIAN, IRAS, ALEXAS, and a Soothsayer</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Lord Alexas, sweet Alexas, most any thing Alexas,</div>
                     <div class="line">almost most absolute Alexas, where's the soothsayer</div>
                     <div class="line">that you praised so to the queen? O, that I knew</div>
                     <div class="line">this husband, which, you say, must charge his horns</div>
                     <div class="line">with garlands!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Soothsayer!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soothsayer</div>
                     <div class="line">Your will?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Is this the man? Is't you, sir, that know things?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soothsayer</div>
                     <div class="line">In nature's infinite book of secrecy</div>
                     <div class="line">A little I can read.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Show him your hand.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Bring in the banquet quickly; wine enough</div>
                     <div class="line">Cleopatra's health to drink.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Good sir, give me good fortune.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soothsayer</div>
                     <div class="line">I make not, but foresee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Pray, then, foresee me one.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soothsayer</div>
                     <div class="line">You shall be yet far fairer than you are.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">He means in flesh.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">No, you shall paint when you are old.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Wrinkles forbid!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Vex not his prescience; be attentive.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Hush!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soothsayer</div>
                     <div class="line">You shall be more beloving than beloved.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">I had rather heat my liver with drinking.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, hear him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Good now, some excellent fortune! Let me be married</div>
                     <div class="line">to three kings in a forenoon, and widow them all:</div>
                     <div class="line">let me have a child at fifty, to whom Herod of Jewry</div>
                     <div class="line">may do homage: find me to marry me with Octavius</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar, and companion me with my mistress.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soothsayer</div>
                     <div class="line">You shall outlive the lady whom you serve.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">O excellent! I love long life better than figs.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soothsayer</div>
                     <div class="line">You have seen and proved a fairer former fortune</div>
                     <div class="line">Than that which is to approach.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Then belike my children shall have no names:</div>
                     <div class="line">prithee, how many boys and wenches must I have?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soothsayer</div>
                     <div class="line">If every of your wishes had a womb.</div>
                     <div class="line">And fertile every wish, a million.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Out, fool! I forgive thee for a witch.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXAS</div>
                     <div class="line">You think none but your sheets are privy to your wishes.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, come, tell Iras hers.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXAS</div>
                     <div class="line">We'll know all our fortunes.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Mine, and most of our fortunes, to-night, shall</div>
                     <div class="line">be--drunk to bed.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">There's a palm presages chastity, if nothing else.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">E'en as the o'erflowing Nilus presageth famine.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Go, you wild bedfellow, you cannot soothsay.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, if an oily palm be not a fruitful</div>
                     <div class="line">prognostication, I cannot scratch mine ear. Prithee,</div>
                     <div class="line">tell her but a worky-day fortune.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soothsayer</div>
                     <div class="line">Your fortunes are alike.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">But how, but how? give me particulars.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soothsayer</div>
                     <div class="line">I have said.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Am I not an inch of fortune better than she?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, if you were but an inch of fortune better than</div>
                     <div class="line">I, where would you choose it?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Not in my husband's nose.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Our worser thoughts heavens mend! Alexas,--come,</div>
                     <div class="line">his fortune, his fortune! O, let him marry a woman</div>
                     <div class="line">that cannot go, sweet Isis, I beseech thee! and let</div>
                     <div class="line">her die too, and give him a worse! and let worst</div>
                     <div class="line">follow worse, till the worst of all follow him</div>
                     <div class="line">laughing to his grave, fifty-fold a cuckold! Good</div>
                     <div class="line">Isis, hear me this prayer, though thou deny me a</div>
                     <div class="line">matter of more weight; good Isis, I beseech thee!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Amen. Dear goddess, hear that prayer of the people!</div>
                     <div class="line">for, as it is a heartbreaking to see a handsome man</div>
                     <div class="line">loose-wived, so it is a deadly sorrow to behold a</div>
                     <div class="line">foul knave uncuckolded: therefore, dear Isis, keep</div>
                     <div class="line">decorum, and fortune him accordingly!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Amen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Lo, now, if it lay in their hands to make me a</div>
                     <div class="line">cuckold, they would make themselves whores, but</div>
                     <div class="line">they'ld do't!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Hush! here comes Antony.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Not he; the queen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter CLEOPATRA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Saw you my lord?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">No, lady.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Was he not here?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">No, madam.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">He was disposed to mirth; but on the sudden</div>
                     <div class="line">A Roman thought hath struck him. Enobarbus!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Seek him, and bring him hither.</div>
                     <div class="line">Where's Alexas?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Here, at your service. My lord approaches.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">We will not look upon him: go with us.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
               <p>Enter MARK ANTONY with a Messenger and Attendants</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Fulvia thy wife first came into the field.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Against my brother Lucius?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay:</div>
                     <div class="line">But soon that war had end, and the time's state</div>
                     <div class="line">Made friends of them, joining their force 'gainst Caesar;</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose better issue in the war, from Italy,</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon the first encounter, drave them.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, what worst?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">The nature of bad news infects the teller.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">When it concerns the fool or coward. On:</div>
                     <div class="line">Things that are past are done with me. 'Tis thus:</div>
                     <div class="line">Who tells me true, though in his tale lie death,</div>
                     <div class="line">I hear him as he flatter'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Labienus--</div>
                     <div class="line">This is stiff news--hath, with his Parthian force,</div>
                     <div class="line">Extended Asia from Euphrates;</div>
                     <div class="line">His conquering banner shook from Syria</div>
                     <div class="line">To Lydia and to Ionia; Whilst--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Antony, thou wouldst say,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">O, my lord!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Speak to me home, mince not the general tongue:</div>
                     <div class="line">Name Cleopatra as she is call'd in Rome;</div>
                     <div class="line">Rail thou in Fulvia's phrase; and taunt my faults</div>
                     <div class="line">With such full licence as both truth and malice</div>
                     <div class="line">Have power to utter. O, then we bring forth weeds,</div>
                     <div class="line">When our quick minds lie still; and our ills told us</div>
                     <div class="line">Is as our earing. Fare thee well awhile.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">At your noble pleasure.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">From Sicyon, ho, the news! Speak there!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Attendant</div>
                     <div class="line">The man from Sicyon,--is there such an one?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Attendant</div>
                     <div class="line">He stays upon your will.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Let him appear.</div>
                     <div class="line">These strong Egyptian fetters I must break,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or lose myself in dotage.</div>
                     <p>Enter another Messenger</p>
                     <div class="line">What are you?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Fulvia thy wife is dead.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Where died she?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">In Sicyon:</div>
                     <div class="line">Her length of sickness, with what else more serious</div>
                     <div class="line">Importeth thee to know, this bears.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Gives a letter</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Forbear me.</div>
                     <p>Exit Second Messenger</p>
                     <div class="line">There's a great spirit gone! Thus did I desire it:</div>
                     <div class="line">What our contempt doth often hurl from us,</div>
                     <div class="line">We wish it ours again; the present pleasure,</div>
                     <div class="line">By revolution lowering, does become</div>
                     <div class="line">The opposite of itself: she's good, being gone;</div>
                     <div class="line">The hand could pluck her back that shoved her on.</div>
                     <div class="line">I must from this enchanting queen break off:</div>
                     <div class="line">Ten thousand harms, more than the ills I know,</div>
                     <div class="line">My idleness doth hatch. How now! Enobarbus!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What's your pleasure, sir?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I must with haste from hence.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, then, we kill all our women:</div>
                     <div class="line">we see how mortal an unkindness is to them;</div>
                     <div class="line">if they suffer our departure, death's the word.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I must be gone.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Under a compelling occasion, let women die; it were</div>
                     <div class="line">pity to cast them away for nothing; though, between</div>
                     <div class="line">them and a great cause, they should be esteemed</div>
                     <div class="line">nothing. Cleopatra, catching but the least noise of</div>
                     <div class="line">this, dies instantly; I have seen her die twenty</div>
                     <div class="line">times upon far poorer moment: I do think there is</div>
                     <div class="line">mettle in death, which commits some loving act upon</div>
                     <div class="line">her, she hath such a celerity in dying.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">She is cunning past man's thought.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit ALEXAS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Alack, sir, no; her passions are made of nothing but</div>
                     <div class="line">the finest part of pure love: we cannot call her</div>
                     <div class="line">winds and waters sighs and tears; they are greater</div>
                     <div class="line">storms and tempests than almanacs can report: this</div>
                     <div class="line">cannot be cunning in her; if it be, she makes a</div>
                     <div class="line">shower of rain as well as Jove.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Would I had never seen her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O, sir, you had then left unseen a wonderful piece</div>
                     <div class="line">of work; which not to have been blest withal would</div>
                     <div class="line">have discredited your travel.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Fulvia is dead.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Fulvia is dead.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Fulvia!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Dead.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, sir, give the gods a thankful sacrifice. When</div>
                     <div class="line">it pleaseth their deities to take the wife of a man</div>
                     <div class="line">from him, it shows to man the tailors of the earth;</div>
                     <div class="line">comforting therein, that when old robes are worn</div>
                     <div class="line">out, there are members to make new. If there were</div>
                     <div class="line">no more women but Fulvia, then had you indeed a cut,</div>
                     <div class="line">and the case to be lamented: this grief is crowned</div>
                     <div class="line">with consolation; your old smock brings forth a new</div>
                     <div class="line">petticoat: and indeed the tears live in an onion</div>
                     <div class="line">that should water this sorrow.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">The business she hath broached in the state</div>
                     <div class="line">Cannot endure my absence.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">And the business you have broached here cannot be</div>
                     <div class="line">without you; especially that of Cleopatra's, which</div>
                     <div class="line">wholly depends on your abode.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">No more light answers. Let our officers</div>
                     <div class="line">Have notice what we purpose. I shall break</div>
                     <div class="line">The cause of our expedience to the queen,</div>
                     <div class="line">And get her leave to part. For not alone</div>
                     <div class="line">The death of Fulvia, with more urgent touches,</div>
                     <div class="line">Do strongly speak to us; but the letters too</div>
                     <div class="line">Of many our contriving friends in Rome</div>
                     <div class="line">Petition us at home: Sextus Pompeius</div>
                     <div class="line">Hath given the dare to Caesar, and commands</div>
                     <div class="line">The empire of the sea: our slippery people,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose love is never link'd to the deserver</div>
                     <div class="line">Till his deserts are past, begin to throw</div>
                     <div class="line">Pompey the Great and all his dignities</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon his son; who, high in name and power,</div>
                     <div class="line">Higher than both in blood and life, stands up</div>
                     <div class="line">For the main soldier: whose quality, going on,</div>
                     <div class="line">The sides o' the world may danger: much is breeding,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which, like the courser's hair, hath yet but life,</div>
                     <div class="line">And not a serpent's poison. Say, our pleasure,</div>
                     <div class="line">To such whose place is under us, requires</div>
                     <div class="line">Our quick remove from hence.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I shall do't.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.3.4">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>3. SCENE III.  The same. Another room.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter CLEOPATRA, CHARMIAN, IRAS, and ALEXAS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is he?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">I did not see him since.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">See where he is, who's with him, what he does:</div>
                     <div class="line">I did not send you: if you find him sad,</div>
                     <div class="line">Say I am dancing; if in mirth, report</div>
                     <div class="line">That I am sudden sick: quick, and return.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit ALEXAS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam, methinks, if you did love him dearly,</div>
                     <div class="line">You do not hold the method to enforce</div>
                     <div class="line">The like from him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">What should I do, I do not?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">In each thing give him way, cross him nothing.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou teachest like a fool; the way to lose him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Tempt him not so too far; I wish, forbear:</div>
                     <div class="line">In time we hate that which we often fear.</div>
                     <div class="line">But here comes Antony.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter MARK ANTONY</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I am sick and sullen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I am sorry to give breathing to my purpose,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Help me away, dear Charmian; I shall fall:</div>
                     <div class="line">It cannot be thus long, the sides of nature</div>
                     <div class="line">Will not sustain it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, my dearest queen,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Pray you, stand further from me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">What's the matter?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I know, by that same eye, there's some good news.</div>
                     <div class="line">What says the married woman? You may go:</div>
                     <div class="line">Would she had never given you leave to come!</div>
                     <div class="line">Let her not say 'tis I that keep you here:</div>
                     <div class="line">I have no power upon you; hers you are.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">The gods best know,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">O, never was there queen</div>
                     <div class="line">So mightily betray'd! yet at the first</div>
                     <div class="line">I saw the treasons planted.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Cleopatra,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why should I think you can be mine and true,</div>
                     <div class="line">Though you in swearing shake the throned gods,</div>
                     <div class="line">Who have been false to Fulvia? Riotous madness,</div>
                     <div class="line">To be entangled with those mouth-made vows,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which break themselves in swearing!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Most sweet queen,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, pray you, seek no colour for your going,</div>
                     <div class="line">But bid farewell, and go: when you sued staying,</div>
                     <div class="line">Then was the time for words: no going then;</div>
                     <div class="line">Eternity was in our lips and eyes,</div>
                     <div class="line">Bliss in our brows' bent; none our parts so poor,</div>
                     <div class="line">But was a race of heaven: they are so still,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or thou, the greatest soldier of the world,</div>
                     <div class="line">Art turn'd the greatest liar.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">How now, lady!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I would I had thy inches; thou shouldst know</div>
                     <div class="line">There were a heart in Egypt.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Hear me, queen:</div>
                     <div class="line">The strong necessity of time commands</div>
                     <div class="line">Our services awhile; but my full heart</div>
                     <div class="line">Remains in use with you. Our Italy</div>
                     <div class="line">Shines o'er with civil swords: Sextus Pompeius</div>
                     <div class="line">Makes his approaches to the port of Rome:</div>
                     <div class="line">Equality of two domestic powers</div>
                     <div class="line">Breed scrupulous faction: the hated, grown to strength,</div>
                     <div class="line">Are newly grown to love: the condemn'd Pompey,</div>
                     <div class="line">Rich in his father's honour, creeps apace,</div>
                     <div class="line">Into the hearts of such as have not thrived</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon the present state, whose numbers threaten;</div>
                     <div class="line">And quietness, grown sick of rest, would purge</div>
                     <div class="line">By any desperate change: my more particular,</div>
                     <div class="line">And that which most with you should safe my going,</div>
                     <div class="line">Is Fulvia's death.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Though age from folly could not give me freedom,</div>
                     <div class="line">It does from childishness: can Fulvia die?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">She's dead, my queen:</div>
                     <div class="line">Look here, and at thy sovereign leisure read</div>
                     <div class="line">The garboils she awaked; at the last, best:</div>
                     <div class="line">See when and where she died.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">O most false love!</div>
                     <div class="line">Where be the sacred vials thou shouldst fill</div>
                     <div class="line">With sorrowful water? Now I see, I see,</div>
                     <div class="line">In Fulvia's death, how mine received shall be.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Quarrel no more, but be prepared to know</div>
                     <div class="line">The purposes I bear; which are, or cease,</div>
                     <div class="line">As you shall give the advice. By the fire</div>
                     <div class="line">That quickens Nilus' slime, I go from hence</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy soldier, servant; making peace or war</div>
                     <div class="line">As thou affect'st.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Cut my lace, Charmian, come;</div>
                     <div class="line">But let it be: I am quickly ill, and well,</div>
                     <div class="line">So Antony loves.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">My precious queen, forbear;</div>
                     <div class="line">And give true evidence to his love, which stands</div>
                     <div class="line">An honourable trial.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">So Fulvia told me.</div>
                     <div class="line">I prithee, turn aside and weep for her,</div>
                     <div class="line">Then bid adieu to me, and say the tears</div>
                     <div class="line">Belong to Egypt: good now, play one scene</div>
                     <div class="line">Of excellent dissembling; and let it look</div>
                     <div class="line">Life perfect honour.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">You'll heat my blood: no more.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">You can do better yet; but this is meetly.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, by my sword,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">And target. Still he mends;</div>
                     <div class="line">But this is not the best. Look, prithee, Charmian,</div>
                     <div class="line">How this Herculean Roman does become</div>
                     <div class="line">The carriage of his chafe.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll leave you, lady.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Courteous lord, one word.</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, you and I must part, but that's not it:</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, you and I have loved, but there's not it;</div>
                     <div class="line">That you know well: something it is I would,</div>
                     <div class="line">O, my oblivion is a very Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">And I am all forgotten.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">But that your royalty</div>
                     <div class="line">Holds idleness your subject, I should take you</div>
                     <div class="line">For idleness itself.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis sweating labour</div>
                     <div class="line">To bear such idleness so near the heart</div>
                     <div class="line">As Cleopatra this. But, sir, forgive me;</div>
                     <div class="line">Since my becomings kill me, when they do not</div>
                     <div class="line">Eye well to you: your honour calls you hence;</div>
                     <div class="line">Therefore be deaf to my unpitied folly.</div>
                     <div class="line">And all the gods go with you! upon your sword</div>
                     <div class="line">Sit laurel victory! and smooth success</div>
                     <div class="line">Be strew'd before your feet!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Let us go. Come;</div>
                     <div class="line">Our separation so abides, and flies,</div>
                     <div class="line">That thou, residing here, go'st yet with me,</div>
                     <div class="line">And I, hence fleeting, here remain with thee. Away!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.3.5">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>4. SCENE IV.  Rome. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter OCTAVIUS CAESAR, reading a letter, LEPIDUS,
and their Train</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">You may see, Lepidus, and henceforth know,</div>
                     <div class="line">It is not Caesar's natural vice to hate</div>
                     <div class="line">Our great competitor: from Alexandria</div>
                     <div class="line">This is the news: he fishes, drinks, and wastes</div>
                     <div class="line">The lamps of night in revel; is not more man-like</div>
                     <div class="line">Than Cleopatra; nor the queen of Ptolemy</div>
                     <div class="line">More womanly than he; hardly gave audience, or</div>
                     <div class="line">Vouchsafed to think he had partners: you shall find there</div>
                     <div class="line">A man who is the abstract of all faults</div>
                     <div class="line">That all men follow.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I must not think there are</div>
                     <div class="line">Evils enow to darken all his goodness:</div>
                     <div class="line">His faults in him seem as the spots of heaven,</div>
                     <div class="line">More fiery by night's blackness; hereditary,</div>
                     <div class="line">Rather than purchased; what he cannot change,</div>
                     <div class="line">Than what he chooses.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">You are too indulgent. Let us grant, it is not</div>
                     <div class="line">Amiss to tumble on the bed of Ptolemy;</div>
                     <div class="line">To give a kingdom for a mirth; to sit</div>
                     <div class="line">And keep the turn of tippling with a slave;</div>
                     <div class="line">To reel the streets at noon, and stand the buffet</div>
                     <div class="line">With knaves that smell of sweat: say this</div>
                     <div class="line">becomes him,--</div>
                     <div class="line">As his composure must be rare indeed</div>
                     <div class="line">Whom these things cannot blemish,--yet must Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">No way excuse his soils, when we do bear</div>
                     <div class="line">So great weight in his lightness. If he fill'd</div>
                     <div class="line">His vacancy with his voluptuousness,</div>
                     <div class="line">Full surfeits, and the dryness of his bones,</div>
                     <div class="line">Call on him for't: but to confound such time,</div>
                     <div class="line">That drums him from his sport, and speaks as loud</div>
                     <div class="line">As his own state and ours,--'tis to be chid</div>
                     <div class="line">As we rate boys, who, being mature in knowledge,</div>
                     <div class="line">Pawn their experience to their present pleasure,</div>
                     <div class="line">And so rebel to judgment.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter a Messenger</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Here's more news.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy biddings have been done; and every hour,</div>
                     <div class="line">Most noble Caesar, shalt thou have report</div>
                     <div class="line">How 'tis abroad. Pompey is strong at sea;</div>
                     <div class="line">And it appears he is beloved of those</div>
                     <div class="line">That only have fear'd Caesar: to the ports</div>
                     <div class="line">The discontents repair, and men's reports</div>
                     <div class="line">Give him much wrong'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">I should have known no less.</div>
                     <div class="line">It hath been taught us from the primal state,</div>
                     <div class="line">That he which is was wish'd until he were;</div>
                     <div class="line">And the ebb'd man, ne'er loved till ne'er worth love,</div>
                     <div class="line">Comes dear'd by being lack'd. This common body,</div>
                     <div class="line">Like to a vagabond flag upon the stream,</div>
                     <div class="line">Goes to and back, lackeying the varying tide,</div>
                     <div class="line">To rot itself with motion.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar, I bring thee word,</div>
                     <div class="line">Menecrates and Menas, famous pirates,</div>
                     <div class="line">Make the sea serve them, which they ear and wound</div>
                     <div class="line">With keels of every kind: many hot inroads</div>
                     <div class="line">They make in Italy; the borders maritime</div>
                     <div class="line">Lack blood to think on't, and flush youth revolt:</div>
                     <div class="line">No vessel can peep forth, but 'tis as soon</div>
                     <div class="line">Taken as seen; for Pompey's name strikes more</div>
                     <div class="line">Than could his war resisted.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">Leave thy lascivious wassails. When thou once</div>
                     <div class="line">Wast beaten from Modena, where thou slew'st</div>
                     <div class="line">Hirtius and Pansa, consuls, at thy heel</div>
                     <div class="line">Did famine follow; whom thou fought'st against,</div>
                     <div class="line">Though daintily brought up, with patience more</div>
                     <div class="line">Than savages could suffer: thou didst drink</div>
                     <div class="line">The stale of horses, and the gilded puddle</div>
                     <div class="line">Which beasts would cough at: thy palate then did deign</div>
                     <div class="line">The roughest berry on the rudest hedge;</div>
                     <div class="line">Yea, like the stag, when snow the pasture sheets,</div>
                     <div class="line">The barks of trees thou browsed'st; on the Alps</div>
                     <div class="line">It is reported thou didst eat strange flesh,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which some did die to look on: and all this--</div>
                     <div class="line">It wounds thine honour that I speak it now--</div>
                     <div class="line">Was borne so like a soldier, that thy cheek</div>
                     <div class="line">So much as lank'd not.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis pity of him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Let his shames quickly</div>
                     <div class="line">Drive him to Rome: 'tis time we twain</div>
                     <div class="line">Did show ourselves i' the field; and to that end</div>
                     <div class="line">Assemble we immediate council: Pompey</div>
                     <div class="line">Thrives in our idleness.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">To-morrow, Caesar,</div>
                     <div class="line">I shall be furnish'd to inform you rightly</div>
                     <div class="line">Both what by sea and land I can be able</div>
                     <div class="line">To front this present time.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Till which encounter,</div>
                     <div class="line">It is my business too. Farewell.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Farewell, my lord: what you shall know meantime</div>
                     <div class="line">Of stirs abroad, I shall beseech you, sir,</div>
                     <div class="line">To let me be partaker.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Doubt not, sir;</div>
                     <div class="line">I knew it for my bond.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.3.6">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>5. SCENE V.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter CLEOPATRA, CHARMIAN, IRAS, and MARDIAN</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Charmian!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Ha, ha!</div>
                     <div class="line">Give me to drink mandragora.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, madam?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">That I might sleep out this great gap of time</div>
                     <div class="line">My Antony is away.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">You think of him too much.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">O, 'tis treason!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam, I trust, not so.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou, eunuch Mardian!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARDIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">What's your highness' pleasure?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Not now to hear thee sing; I take no pleasure</div>
                     <div class="line">In aught an eunuch has: 'tis well for thee,</div>
                     <div class="line">That, being unseminar'd, thy freer thoughts</div>
                     <div class="line">May not fly forth of Egypt. Hast thou affections?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARDIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Yes, gracious madam.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Indeed!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARDIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Not in deed, madam; for I can do nothing</div>
                     <div class="line">But what indeed is honest to be done:</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet have I fierce affections, and think</div>
                     <div class="line">What Venus did with Mars.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">O Charmian,</div>
                     <div class="line">Where think'st thou he is now? Stands he, or sits he?</div>
                     <div class="line">Or does he walk? or is he on his horse?</div>
                     <div class="line">O happy horse, to bear the weight of Antony!</div>
                     <div class="line">Do bravely, horse! for wot'st thou whom thou movest?</div>
                     <div class="line">The demi-Atlas of this earth, the arm</div>
                     <div class="line">And burgonet of men. He's speaking now,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or murmuring 'Where's my serpent of old Nile?'</div>
                     <div class="line">For so he calls me: now I feed myself</div>
                     <div class="line">With most delicious poison. Think on me,</div>
                     <div class="line">That am with Phoebus' amorous pinches black,</div>
                     <div class="line">And wrinkled deep in time? Broad-fronted Caesar,</div>
                     <div class="line">When thou wast here above the ground, I was</div>
                     <div class="line">A morsel for a monarch: and great Pompey</div>
                     <div class="line">Would stand and make his eyes grow in my brow;</div>
                     <div class="line">There would he anchor his aspect and die</div>
                     <div class="line">With looking on his life.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter ALEXAS, from OCTAVIUS CAESAR</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Sovereign of Egypt, hail!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">How much unlike art thou Mark Antony!</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet, coming from him, that great medicine hath</div>
                     <div class="line">With his tinct gilded thee.</div>
                     <div class="line">How goes it with my brave Mark Antony?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Last thing he did, dear queen,</div>
                     <div class="line">He kiss'd,--the last of many doubled kisses,--</div>
                     <div class="line">This orient pearl. His speech sticks in my heart.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Mine ear must pluck it thence.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXAS</div>
                     <div class="line">'Good friend,' quoth he,</div>
                     <div class="line">'Say, the firm Roman to great Egypt sends</div>
                     <div class="line">This treasure of an oyster; at whose foot,</div>
                     <div class="line">To mend the petty present, I will piece</div>
                     <div class="line">Her opulent throne with kingdoms; all the east,</div>
                     <div class="line">Say thou, shall call her mistress.' So he nodded,</div>
                     <div class="line">And soberly did mount an arm-gaunt steed,</div>
                     <div class="line">Who neigh'd so high, that what I would have spoke</div>
                     <div class="line">Was beastly dumb'd by him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">What, was he sad or merry?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Like to the time o' the year between the extremes</div>
                     <div class="line">Of hot and cold, he was nor sad nor merry.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">O well-divided disposition! Note him,</div>
                     <div class="line">Note him good Charmian, 'tis the man; but note him:</div>
                     <div class="line">He was not sad, for he would shine on those</div>
                     <div class="line">That make their looks by his; he was not merry,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which seem'd to tell them his remembrance lay</div>
                     <div class="line">In Egypt with his joy; but between both:</div>
                     <div class="line">O heavenly mingle! Be'st thou sad or merry,</div>
                     <div class="line">The violence of either thee becomes,</div>
                     <div class="line">So does it no man else. Met'st thou my posts?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, madam, twenty several messengers:</div>
                     <div class="line">Why do you send so thick?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Who's born that day</div>
                     <div class="line">When I forget to send to Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall die a beggar. Ink and paper, Charmian.</div>
                     <div class="line">Welcome, my good Alexas. Did I, Charmian,</div>
                     <div class="line">Ever love Caesar so?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">O that brave Caesar!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Be choked with such another emphasis!</div>
                     <div class="line">Say, the brave Antony.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">The valiant Caesar!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">By Isis, I will give thee bloody teeth,</div>
                     <div class="line">If thou with Caesar paragon again</div>
                     <div class="line">My man of men.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">By your most gracious pardon,</div>
                     <div class="line">I sing but after you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">My salad days,</div>
                     <div class="line">When I was green in judgment: cold in blood,</div>
                     <div class="line">To say as I said then! But, come, away;</div>
                     <div class="line">Get me ink and paper:</div>
                     <div class="line">He shall have every day a several greeting,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or I'll unpeople Egypt.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
         </article>
         <article class="chapter" id="R.1.4">
            <header class="chapter-titlepage">
               <h2>Chapter 2. ACT II</h2>
            </header>
            <div class="lists-of-titles">
               <div class="toc">
                  <p>
                     <b>Table of Contents</b>
                  </p>
                  <ul class="toc">
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.4.2">1. SCENE I.  Messina. POMPEY's house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.4.3">2. SCENE II.  Rome. The house of LEPIDUS.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.4.4">3. SCENE III.  The same. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.4.5">4. SCENE IV.  The same. A street.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.4.6">5. SCENE V.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.4.7">6. SCENE VI.  Near Misenum.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.4.8">7. SCENE VII.  On board POMPEY's galley, off Misenum.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                  </ul>
               </div>
            </div>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.4.2">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>1. SCENE I.  Messina. POMPEY's house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter POMPEY, MENECRATES, and MENAS, in
warlike manner</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">If the great gods be just, they shall assist</div>
                     <div class="line">The deeds of justest men.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENECRATES</div>
                     <div class="line">Know, worthy Pompey,</div>
                     <div class="line">That what they do delay, they not deny.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">Whiles we are suitors to their throne, decays</div>
                     <div class="line">The thing we sue for.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENECRATES</div>
                     <div class="line">We, ignorant of ourselves,</div>
                     <div class="line">Beg often our own harms, which the wise powers</div>
                     <div class="line">Deny us for our good; so find we profit</div>
                     <div class="line">By losing of our prayers.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">I shall do well:</div>
                     <div class="line">The people love me, and the sea is mine;</div>
                     <div class="line">My powers are crescent, and my auguring hope</div>
                     <div class="line">Says it will come to the full. Mark Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">In Egypt sits at dinner, and will make</div>
                     <div class="line">No wars without doors: Caesar gets money where</div>
                     <div class="line">He loses hearts: Lepidus flatters both,</div>
                     <div class="line">Of both is flatter'd; but he neither loves,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor either cares for him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar and Lepidus</div>
                     <div class="line">Are in the field: a mighty strength they carry.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">Where have you this? 'tis false.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">From Silvius, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">He dreams: I know they are in Rome together,</div>
                     <div class="line">Looking for Antony. But all the charms of love,</div>
                     <div class="line">Salt Cleopatra, soften thy waned lip!</div>
                     <div class="line">Let witchcraft join with beauty, lust with both!</div>
                     <div class="line">Tie up the libertine in a field of feasts,</div>
                     <div class="line">Keep his brain fuming; Epicurean cooks</div>
                     <div class="line">Sharpen with cloyless sauce his appetite;</div>
                     <div class="line">That sleep and feeding may prorogue his honour</div>
                     <div class="line">Even till a Lethe'd dulness!</div>
                     <p>Enter VARRIUS</p>
                     <div class="line">How now, Varrius!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VARRIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">This is most certain that I shall deliver:</div>
                     <div class="line">Mark Antony is every hour in Rome</div>
                     <div class="line">Expected: since he went from Egypt 'tis</div>
                     <div class="line">A space for further travel.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">I could have given less matter</div>
                     <div class="line">A better ear. Menas, I did not think</div>
                     <div class="line">This amorous surfeiter would have donn'd his helm</div>
                     <div class="line">For such a petty war: his soldiership</div>
                     <div class="line">Is twice the other twain: but let us rear</div>
                     <div class="line">The higher our opinion, that our stirring</div>
                     <div class="line">Can from the lap of Egypt's widow pluck</div>
                     <div class="line">The ne'er-lust-wearied Antony.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">I cannot hope</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar and Antony shall well greet together:</div>
                     <div class="line">His wife that's dead did trespasses to Caesar;</div>
                     <div class="line">His brother warr'd upon him; although, I think,</div>
                     <div class="line">Not moved by Antony.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">I know not, Menas,</div>
                     <div class="line">How lesser enmities may give way to greater.</div>
                     <div class="line">Were't not that we stand up against them all,</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twere pregnant they should square between</div>
                     <div class="line">themselves;</div>
                     <div class="line">For they have entertained cause enough</div>
                     <div class="line">To draw their swords: but how the fear of us</div>
                     <div class="line">May cement their divisions and bind up</div>
                     <div class="line">The petty difference, we yet not know.</div>
                     <div class="line">Be't as our gods will have't! It only stands</div>
                     <div class="line">Our lives upon to use our strongest hands.</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, Menas.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.4.3">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>2. SCENE II.  Rome. The house of LEPIDUS.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS and LEPIDUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Good Enobarbus, 'tis a worthy deed,</div>
                     <div class="line">And shall become you well, to entreat your captain</div>
                     <div class="line">To soft and gentle speech.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I shall entreat him</div>
                     <div class="line">To answer like himself: if Caesar move him,</div>
                     <div class="line">Let Antony look over Caesar's head</div>
                     <div class="line">And speak as loud as Mars. By Jupiter,</div>
                     <div class="line">Were I the wearer of Antonius' beard,</div>
                     <div class="line">I would not shave't to-day.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis not a time</div>
                     <div class="line">For private stomaching.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Every time</div>
                     <div class="line">Serves for the matter that is then born in't.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">But small to greater matters must give way.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Not if the small come first.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Your speech is passion:</div>
                     <div class="line">But, pray you, stir no embers up. Here comes</div>
                     <div class="line">The noble Antony.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter MARK ANTONY and VENTIDIUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">And yonder, Caesar.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter OCTAVIUS CAESAR, MECAENAS, and AGRIPPA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">If we compose well here, to Parthia:</div>
                     <div class="line">Hark, Ventidius.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">I do not know,</div>
                     <div class="line">Mecaenas; ask Agrippa.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Noble friends,</div>
                     <div class="line">That which combined us was most great, and let not</div>
                     <div class="line">A leaner action rend us. What's amiss,</div>
                     <div class="line">May it be gently heard: when we debate</div>
                     <div class="line">Our trivial difference loud, we do commit</div>
                     <div class="line">Murder in healing wounds: then, noble partners,</div>
                     <div class="line">The rather, for I earnestly beseech,</div>
                     <div class="line">Touch you the sourest points with sweetest terms,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor curstness grow to the matter.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis spoken well.</div>
                     <div class="line">Were we before our armies, and to fight.</div>
                     <div class="line">I should do thus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Flourish</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Welcome to Rome.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Thank you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Sit.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Sit, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, then.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I learn, you take things ill which are not so,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or being, concern you not.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">I must be laugh'd at,</div>
                     <div class="line">If, or for nothing or a little, I</div>
                     <div class="line">Should say myself offended, and with you</div>
                     <div class="line">Chiefly i' the world; more laugh'd at, that I should</div>
                     <div class="line">Once name you derogately, when to sound your name</div>
                     <div class="line">It not concern'd me.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">My being in Egypt, Caesar,</div>
                     <div class="line">What was't to you?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">No more than my residing here at Rome</div>
                     <div class="line">Might be to you in Egypt: yet, if you there</div>
                     <div class="line">Did practise on my state, your being in Egypt</div>
                     <div class="line">Might be my question.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">How intend you, practised?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">You may be pleased to catch at mine intent</div>
                     <div class="line">By what did here befal me. Your wife and brother</div>
                     <div class="line">Made wars upon me; and their contestation</div>
                     <div class="line">Was theme for you, you were the word of war.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">You do mistake your business; my brother never</div>
                     <div class="line">Did urge me in his act: I did inquire it;</div>
                     <div class="line">And have my learning from some true reports,</div>
                     <div class="line">That drew their swords with you. Did he not rather</div>
                     <div class="line">Discredit my authority with yours;</div>
                     <div class="line">And make the wars alike against my stomach,</div>
                     <div class="line">Having alike your cause? Of this my letters</div>
                     <div class="line">Before did satisfy you. If you'll patch a quarrel,</div>
                     <div class="line">As matter whole you have not to make it with,</div>
                     <div class="line">It must not be with this.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">You praise yourself</div>
                     <div class="line">By laying defects of judgment to me; but</div>
                     <div class="line">You patch'd up your excuses.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Not so, not so;</div>
                     <div class="line">I know you could not lack, I am certain on't,</div>
                     <div class="line">Very necessity of this thought, that I,</div>
                     <div class="line">Your partner in the cause 'gainst which he fought,</div>
                     <div class="line">Could not with graceful eyes attend those wars</div>
                     <div class="line">Which fronted mine own peace. As for my wife,</div>
                     <div class="line">I would you had her spirit in such another:</div>
                     <div class="line">The third o' the world is yours; which with a snaffle</div>
                     <div class="line">You may pace easy, but not such a wife.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Would we had all such wives, that the men might go</div>
                     <div class="line">to wars with the women!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">So much uncurbable, her garboils, Caesar</div>
                     <div class="line">Made out of her impatience, which not wanted</div>
                     <div class="line">Shrewdness of policy too, I grieving grant</div>
                     <div class="line">Did you too much disquiet: for that you must</div>
                     <div class="line">But say, I could not help it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">I wrote to you</div>
                     <div class="line">When rioting in Alexandria; you</div>
                     <div class="line">Did pocket up my letters, and with taunts</div>
                     <div class="line">Did gibe my missive out of audience.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir,</div>
                     <div class="line">He fell upon me ere admitted: then</div>
                     <div class="line">Three kings I had newly feasted, and did want</div>
                     <div class="line">Of what I was i' the morning: but next day</div>
                     <div class="line">I told him of myself; which was as much</div>
                     <div class="line">As to have ask'd him pardon. Let this fellow</div>
                     <div class="line">Be nothing of our strife; if we contend,</div>
                     <div class="line">Out of our question wipe him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">You have broken</div>
                     <div class="line">The article of your oath; which you shall never</div>
                     <div class="line">Have tongue to charge me with.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Soft, Caesar!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">No,</div>
                     <div class="line">Lepidus, let him speak:</div>
                     <div class="line">The honour is sacred which he talks on now,</div>
                     <div class="line">Supposing that I lack'd it. But, on, Caesar;</div>
                     <div class="line">The article of my oath.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">To lend me arms and aid when I required them;</div>
                     <div class="line">The which you both denied.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Neglected, rather;</div>
                     <div class="line">And then when poison'd hours had bound me up</div>
                     <div class="line">From mine own knowledge. As nearly as I may,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll play the penitent to you: but mine honesty</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall not make poor my greatness, nor my power</div>
                     <div class="line">Work without it. Truth is, that Fulvia,</div>
                     <div class="line">To have me out of Egypt, made wars here;</div>
                     <div class="line">For which myself, the ignorant motive, do</div>
                     <div class="line">So far ask pardon as befits mine honour</div>
                     <div class="line">To stoop in such a case.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis noble spoken.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MECAENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">If it might please you, to enforce no further</div>
                     <div class="line">The griefs between ye: to forget them quite</div>
                     <div class="line">Were to remember that the present need</div>
                     <div class="line">Speaks to atone you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Worthily spoken, Mecaenas.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Or, if you borrow one another's love for the</div>
                     <div class="line">instant, you may, when you hear no more words of</div>
                     <div class="line">Pompey, return it again: you shall have time to</div>
                     <div class="line">wrangle in when you have nothing else to do.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou art a soldier only: speak no more.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">That truth should be silent I had almost forgot.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">You wrong this presence; therefore speak no more.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Go to, then; your considerate stone.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">I do not much dislike the matter, but</div>
                     <div class="line">The manner of his speech; for't cannot be</div>
                     <div class="line">We shall remain in friendship, our conditions</div>
                     <div class="line">So differing in their acts. Yet if I knew</div>
                     <div class="line">What hoop should hold us stanch, from edge to edge</div>
                     <div class="line">O' the world I would pursue it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Give me leave, Caesar,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Speak, Agrippa.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou hast a sister by the mother's side,</div>
                     <div class="line">Admired Octavia: great Mark Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">Is now a widower.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Say not so, Agrippa:</div>
                     <div class="line">If Cleopatra heard you, your reproof</div>
                     <div class="line">Were well deserved of rashness.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I am not married, Caesar: let me hear</div>
                     <div class="line">Agrippa further speak.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">To hold you in perpetual amity,</div>
                     <div class="line">To make you brothers, and to knit your hearts</div>
                     <div class="line">With an unslipping knot, take Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">Octavia to his wife; whose beauty claims</div>
                     <div class="line">No worse a husband than the best of men;</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose virtue and whose general graces speak</div>
                     <div class="line">That which none else can utter. By this marriage,</div>
                     <div class="line">All little jealousies, which now seem great,</div>
                     <div class="line">And all great fears, which now import their dangers,</div>
                     <div class="line">Would then be nothing: truths would be tales,</div>
                     <div class="line">Where now half tales be truths: her love to both</div>
                     <div class="line">Would, each to other and all loves to both,</div>
                     <div class="line">Draw after her. Pardon what I have spoke;</div>
                     <div class="line">For 'tis a studied, not a present thought,</div>
                     <div class="line">By duty ruminated.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Will Caesar speak?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Not till he hears how Antony is touch'd</div>
                     <div class="line">With what is spoke already.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">What power is in Agrippa,</div>
                     <div class="line">If I would say, 'Agrippa, be it so,'</div>
                     <div class="line">To make this good?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">The power of Caesar, and</div>
                     <div class="line">His power unto Octavia.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">May I never</div>
                     <div class="line">To this good purpose, that so fairly shows,</div>
                     <div class="line">Dream of impediment! Let me have thy hand:</div>
                     <div class="line">Further this act of grace: and from this hour</div>
                     <div class="line">The heart of brothers govern in our loves</div>
                     <div class="line">And sway our great designs!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">There is my hand.</div>
                     <div class="line">A sister I bequeath you, whom no brother</div>
                     <div class="line">Did ever love so dearly: let her live</div>
                     <div class="line">To join our kingdoms and our hearts; and never</div>
                     <div class="line">Fly off our loves again!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Happily, amen!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I did not think to draw my sword 'gainst Pompey;</div>
                     <div class="line">For he hath laid strange courtesies and great</div>
                     <div class="line">Of late upon me: I must thank him only,</div>
                     <div class="line">Lest my remembrance suffer ill report;</div>
                     <div class="line">At heel of that, defy him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Time calls upon's:</div>
                     <div class="line">Of us must Pompey presently be sought,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or else he seeks out us.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Where lies he?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">About the mount Misenum.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">What is his strength by land?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Great and increasing: but by sea</div>
                     <div class="line">He is an absolute master.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">So is the fame.</div>
                     <div class="line">Would we had spoke together! Haste we for it:</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet, ere we put ourselves in arms, dispatch we</div>
                     <div class="line">The business we have talk'd of.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">With most gladness:</div>
                     <div class="line">And do invite you to my sister's view,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whither straight I'll lead you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Let us, Lepidus,</div>
                     <div class="line">Not lack your company.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Noble Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">Not sickness should detain me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Flourish. Exeunt OCTAVIUS CAESAR, MARK ANTONY,
and LEPIDUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MECAENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Welcome from Egypt, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Half the heart of Caesar, worthy Mecaenas! My</div>
                     <div class="line">honourable friend, Agrippa!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Good Enobarbus!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MECAENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">We have cause to be glad that matters are so well</div>
                     <div class="line">digested. You stayed well by 't in Egypt.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, sir; we did sleep day out of countenance, and</div>
                     <div class="line">made the night light with drinking.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MECAENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Eight wild-boars roasted whole at a breakfast, and</div>
                     <div class="line">but twelve persons there; is this true?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">This was but as a fly by an eagle: we had much more</div>
                     <div class="line">monstrous matter of feast, which worthily deserved noting.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MECAENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">She's a most triumphant lady, if report be square to</div>
                     <div class="line">her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">When she first met Mark Antony, she pursed up</div>
                     <div class="line">his heart, upon the river of Cydnus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">There she appeared indeed; or my reporter devised</div>
                     <div class="line">well for her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I will tell you.</div>
                     <div class="line">The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne,</div>
                     <div class="line">Burn'd on the water: the poop was beaten gold;</div>
                     <div class="line">Purple the sails, and so perfumed that</div>
                     <div class="line">The winds were love-sick with them; the oars were silver,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which to the tune of flutes kept stroke, and made</div>
                     <div class="line">The water which they beat to follow faster,</div>
                     <div class="line">As amorous of their strokes. For her own person,</div>
                     <div class="line">It beggar'd all description: she did lie</div>
                     <div class="line">In her pavilion--cloth-of-gold of tissue--</div>
                     <div class="line">O'er-picturing that Venus where we see</div>
                     <div class="line">The fancy outwork nature: on each side her</div>
                     <div class="line">Stood pretty dimpled boys, like smiling Cupids,</div>
                     <div class="line">With divers-colour'd fans, whose wind did seem</div>
                     <div class="line">To glow the delicate cheeks which they did cool,</div>
                     <div class="line">And what they undid did.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">O, rare for Antony!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Her gentlewomen, like the Nereides,</div>
                     <div class="line">So many mermaids, tended her i' the eyes,</div>
                     <div class="line">And made their bends adornings: at the helm</div>
                     <div class="line">A seeming mermaid steers: the silken tackle</div>
                     <div class="line">Swell with the touches of those flower-soft hands,</div>
                     <div class="line">That yarely frame the office. From the barge</div>
                     <div class="line">A strange invisible perfume hits the sense</div>
                     <div class="line">Of the adjacent wharfs. The city cast</div>
                     <div class="line">Her people out upon her; and Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">Enthroned i' the market-place, did sit alone,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whistling to the air; which, but for vacancy,</div>
                     <div class="line">Had gone to gaze on Cleopatra too,</div>
                     <div class="line">And made a gap in nature.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Rare Egyptian!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon her landing, Antony sent to her,</div>
                     <div class="line">Invited her to supper: she replied,</div>
                     <div class="line">It should be better he became her guest;</div>
                     <div class="line">Which she entreated: our courteous Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whom ne'er the word of 'No' woman heard speak,</div>
                     <div class="line">Being barber'd ten times o'er, goes to the feast,</div>
                     <div class="line">And for his ordinary pays his heart</div>
                     <div class="line">For what his eyes eat only.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Royal wench!</div>
                     <div class="line">She made great Caesar lay his sword to bed:</div>
                     <div class="line">He plough'd her, and she cropp'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I saw her once</div>
                     <div class="line">Hop forty paces through the public street;</div>
                     <div class="line">And having lost her breath, she spoke, and panted,</div>
                     <div class="line">That she did make defect perfection,</div>
                     <div class="line">And, breathless, power breathe forth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MECAENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Now Antony must leave her utterly.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Never; he will not:</div>
                     <div class="line">Age cannot wither her, nor custom stale</div>
                     <div class="line">Her infinite variety: other women cloy</div>
                     <div class="line">The appetites they feed: but she makes hungry</div>
                     <div class="line">Where most she satisfies; for vilest things</div>
                     <div class="line">Become themselves in her: that the holy priests</div>
                     <div class="line">Bless her when she is riggish.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MECAENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">If beauty, wisdom, modesty, can settle</div>
                     <div class="line">The heart of Antony, Octavia is</div>
                     <div class="line">A blessed lottery to him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Let us go.</div>
                     <div class="line">Good Enobarbus, make yourself my guest</div>
                     <div class="line">Whilst you abide here.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Humbly, sir, I thank you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.4.4">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>3. SCENE III.  The same. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter MARK ANTONY, OCTAVIUS CAESAR, OCTAVIA between
them, and Attendants</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">The world and my great office will sometimes</div>
                     <div class="line">Divide me from your bosom.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIA</div>
                     <div class="line">All which time</div>
                     <div class="line">Before the gods my knee shall bow my prayers</div>
                     <div class="line">To them for you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Good night, sir. My Octavia,</div>
                     <div class="line">Read not my blemishes in the world's report:</div>
                     <div class="line">I have not kept my square; but that to come</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall all be done by the rule. Good night, dear lady.</div>
                     <div class="line">Good night, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Good night.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt OCTAVIUS CAESAR and OCTAVIA</p>
               <p>Enter Soothsayer</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, sirrah; you do wish yourself in Egypt?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soothsayer</div>
                     <div class="line">Would I had never come from thence, nor you Thither!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">If you can, your reason?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soothsayer</div>
                     <div class="line">I see it in</div>
                     <div class="line">My motion, have it not in my tongue: but yet</div>
                     <div class="line">Hie you to Egypt again.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Say to me,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose fortunes shall rise higher, Caesar's or mine?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soothsayer</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar's.</div>
                     <div class="line">Therefore, O Antony, stay not by his side:</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy demon, that's thy spirit which keeps thee, is</div>
                     <div class="line">Noble, courageous high, unmatchable,</div>
                     <div class="line">Where Caesar's is not; but, near him, thy angel</div>
                     <div class="line">Becomes a fear, as being o'erpower'd: therefore</div>
                     <div class="line">Make space enough between you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Speak this no more.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soothsayer</div>
                     <div class="line">To none but thee; no more, but when to thee.</div>
                     <div class="line">If thou dost play with him at any game,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou art sure to lose; and, of that natural luck,</div>
                     <div class="line">He beats thee 'gainst the odds: thy lustre thickens,</div>
                     <div class="line">When he shines by: I say again, thy spirit</div>
                     <div class="line">Is all afraid to govern thee near him;</div>
                     <div class="line">But, he away, 'tis noble.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Get thee gone:</div>
                     <div class="line">Say to Ventidius I would speak with him:</div>
                     <p>Exit Soothsayer</p>
                     <div class="line">He shall to Parthia. Be it art or hap,</div>
                     <div class="line">He hath spoken true: the very dice obey him;</div>
                     <div class="line">And in our sports my better cunning faints</div>
                     <div class="line">Under his chance: if we draw lots, he speeds;</div>
                     <div class="line">His cocks do win the battle still of mine,</div>
                     <div class="line">When it is all to nought; and his quails ever</div>
                     <div class="line">Beat mine, inhoop'd, at odds. I will to Egypt:</div>
                     <div class="line">And though I make this marriage for my peace,</div>
                     <div class="line">I' the east my pleasure lies.</div>
                     <p>Enter VENTIDIUS</p>
                     <div class="line">O, come, Ventidius,</div>
                     <div class="line">You must to Parthia: your commission's ready;</div>
                     <div class="line">Follow me, and receive't.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.4.5">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>4. SCENE IV.  The same. A street.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter LEPIDUS, MECAENAS, and AGRIPPA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Trouble yourselves no further: pray you, hasten</div>
                     <div class="line">Your generals after.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, Mark Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">Will e'en but kiss Octavia, and we'll follow.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Till I shall see you in your soldier's dress,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which will become you both, farewell.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MECAENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">We shall,</div>
                     <div class="line">As I conceive the journey, be at the Mount</div>
                     <div class="line">Before you, Lepidus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Your way is shorter;</div>
                     <div class="line">My purposes do draw me much about:</div>
                     <div class="line">You'll win two days upon me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MECAENAS</div>
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, good success!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Farewell.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.4.6">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>5. SCENE V.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter CLEOPATRA, CHARMIAN, IRAS, and ALEXAS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Give me some music; music, moody food</div>
                     <div class="line">Of us that trade in love.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Attendants</div>
                     <div class="line">The music, ho!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter MARDIAN</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Let it alone; let's to billiards: come, Charmian.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">My arm is sore; best play with Mardian.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">As well a woman with an eunuch play'd</div>
                     <div class="line">As with a woman. Come, you'll play with me, sir?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARDIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">As well as I can, madam.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">And when good will is show'd, though't come</div>
                     <div class="line">too short,</div>
                     <div class="line">The actor may plead pardon. I'll none now:</div>
                     <div class="line">Give me mine angle; we'll to the river: there,</div>
                     <div class="line">My music playing far off, I will betray</div>
                     <div class="line">Tawny-finn'd fishes; my bended hook shall pierce</div>
                     <div class="line">Their slimy jaws; and, as I draw them up,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll think them every one an Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">And say 'Ah, ha! you're caught.'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twas merry when</div>
                     <div class="line">You wager'd on your angling; when your diver</div>
                     <div class="line">Did hang a salt-fish on his hook, which he</div>
                     <div class="line">With fervency drew up.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">That time,--O times!--</div>
                     <div class="line">I laugh'd him out of patience; and that night</div>
                     <div class="line">I laugh'd him into patience; and next morn,</div>
                     <div class="line">Ere the ninth hour, I drunk him to his bed;</div>
                     <div class="line">Then put my tires and mantles on him, whilst</div>
                     <div class="line">I wore his sword Philippan.</div>
                     <p>Enter a Messenger</p>
                     <div class="line">O, from Italy</div>
                     <div class="line">Ram thou thy fruitful tidings in mine ears,</div>
                     <div class="line">That long time have been barren.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam, madam,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Antonius dead!--If thou say so, villain,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou kill'st thy mistress: but well and free,</div>
                     <div class="line">If thou so yield him, there is gold, and here</div>
                     <div class="line">My bluest veins to kiss; a hand that kings</div>
                     <div class="line">Have lipp'd, and trembled kissing.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">First, madam, he is well.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, there's more gold.</div>
                     <div class="line">But, sirrah, mark, we use</div>
                     <div class="line">To say the dead are well: bring it to that,</div>
                     <div class="line">The gold I give thee will I melt and pour</div>
                     <div class="line">Down thy ill-uttering throat.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Good madam, hear me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, go to, I will;</div>
                     <div class="line">But there's no goodness in thy face: if Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">Be free and healthful,--so tart a favour</div>
                     <div class="line">To trumpet such good tidings! If not well,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou shouldst come like a Fury crown'd with snakes,</div>
                     <div class="line">Not like a formal man.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Will't please you hear me?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I have a mind to strike thee ere thou speak'st:</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet if thou say Antony lives, is well,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or friends with Caesar, or not captive to him,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll set thee in a shower of gold, and hail</div>
                     <div class="line">Rich pearls upon thee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam, he's well.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Well said.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">And friends with Caesar.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou'rt an honest man.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar and he are greater friends than ever.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Make thee a fortune from me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">But yet, madam,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I do not like 'But yet,' it does allay</div>
                     <div class="line">The good precedence; fie upon 'But yet'!</div>
                     <div class="line">'But yet' is as a gaoler to bring forth</div>
                     <div class="line">Some monstrous malefactor. Prithee, friend,</div>
                     <div class="line">Pour out the pack of matter to mine ear,</div>
                     <div class="line">The good and bad together: he's friends with Caesar:</div>
                     <div class="line">In state of health thou say'st; and thou say'st free.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Free, madam! no; I made no such report:</div>
                     <div class="line">He's bound unto Octavia.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">For what good turn?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">For the best turn i' the bed.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I am pale, Charmian.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam, he's married to Octavia.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">The most infectious pestilence upon thee!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Strikes him down</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Good madam, patience.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">What say you? Hence,</div>
                     <p>Strikes him again</p>
                     <div class="line">Horrible villain! or I'll spurn thine eyes</div>
                     <div class="line">Like balls before me; I'll unhair thy head:</div>
                     <p>She hales him up and down</p>
                     <div class="line">Thou shalt be whipp'd with wire, and stew'd in brine,</div>
                     <div class="line">Smarting in lingering pickle.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Gracious madam,</div>
                     <div class="line">I that do bring the news made not the match.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Say 'tis not so, a province I will give thee,</div>
                     <div class="line">And make thy fortunes proud: the blow thou hadst</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall make thy peace for moving me to rage;</div>
                     <div class="line">And I will boot thee with what gift beside</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy modesty can beg.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">He's married, madam.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Rogue, thou hast lived too long.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Draws a knife</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, then I'll run.</div>
                     <div class="line">What mean you, madam? I have made no fault.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Good madam, keep yourself within yourself:</div>
                     <div class="line">The man is innocent.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Some innocents 'scape not the thunderbolt.</div>
                     <div class="line">Melt Egypt into Nile! and kindly creatures</div>
                     <div class="line">Turn all to serpents! Call the slave again:</div>
                     <div class="line">Though I am mad, I will not bite him: call.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">He is afeard to come.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I will not hurt him.</div>
                     <p>Exit CHARMIAN</p>
                     <div class="line">These hands do lack nobility, that they strike</div>
                     <div class="line">A meaner than myself; since I myself</div>
                     <div class="line">Have given myself the cause.</div>
                     <p>Re-enter CHARMIAN and Messenger</p>
                     <div class="line">Come hither, sir.</div>
                     <div class="line">Though it be honest, it is never good</div>
                     <div class="line">To bring bad news: give to a gracious message.</div>
                     <div class="line">An host of tongues; but let ill tidings tell</div>
                     <div class="line">Themselves when they be felt.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">I have done my duty.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Is he married?</div>
                     <div class="line">I cannot hate thee worser than I do,</div>
                     <div class="line">If thou again say 'Yes.'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">He's married, madam.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">The gods confound thee! dost thou hold there still?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Should I lie, madam?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">O, I would thou didst,</div>
                     <div class="line">So half my Egypt were submerged and made</div>
                     <div class="line">A cistern for scaled snakes! Go, get thee hence:</div>
                     <div class="line">Hadst thou Narcissus in thy face, to me</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou wouldst appear most ugly. He is married?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">I crave your highness' pardon.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">He is married?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Take no offence that I would not offend you:</div>
                     <div class="line">To punish me for what you make me do.</div>
                     <div class="line">Seems much unequal: he's married to Octavia.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">O, that his fault should make a knave of thee,</div>
                     <div class="line">That art not what thou'rt sure of! Get thee hence:</div>
                     <div class="line">The merchandise which thou hast brought from Rome</div>
                     <div class="line">Are all too dear for me: lie they upon thy hand,</div>
                     <div class="line">And be undone by 'em!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit Messenger</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Good your highness, patience.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">In praising Antony, I have dispraised Caesar.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Many times, madam.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I am paid for't now.</div>
                     <div class="line">Lead me from hence:</div>
                     <div class="line">I faint: O Iras, Charmian! 'tis no matter.</div>
                     <div class="line">Go to the fellow, good Alexas; bid him</div>
                     <div class="line">Report the feature of Octavia, her years,</div>
                     <div class="line">Her inclination, let him not leave out</div>
                     <div class="line">The colour of her hair: bring me word quickly.</div>
                     <p>Exit ALEXAS</p>
                     <div class="line">Let him for ever go:--let him not--Charmian,</div>
                     <div class="line">Though he be painted one way like a Gorgon,</div>
                     <div class="line">The other way's a Mars. Bid you Alexas</div>
                     <p>To MARDIAN</p>
                     <div class="line">Bring me word how tall she is. Pity me, Charmian,</div>
                     <div class="line">But do not speak to me. Lead me to my chamber.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.4.7">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>6. SCENE VI.  Near Misenum.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Flourish. Enter POMPEY and MENAS at one door,
with drum and trumpet: at another, OCTAVIUS CAESAR,
MARK ANTONY, LEPIDUS, DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS, MECAENAS,
with Soldiers marching</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">Your hostages I have, so have you mine;</div>
                     <div class="line">And we shall talk before we fight.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Most meet</div>
                     <div class="line">That first we come to words; and therefore have we</div>
                     <div class="line">Our written purposes before us sent;</div>
                     <div class="line">Which, if thou hast consider'd, let us know</div>
                     <div class="line">If 'twill tie up thy discontented sword,</div>
                     <div class="line">And carry back to Sicily much tall youth</div>
                     <div class="line">That else must perish here.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">To you all three,</div>
                     <div class="line">The senators alone of this great world,</div>
                     <div class="line">Chief factors for the gods, I do not know</div>
                     <div class="line">Wherefore my father should revengers want,</div>
                     <div class="line">Having a son and friends; since Julius Caesar,</div>
                     <div class="line">Who at Philippi the good Brutus ghosted,</div>
                     <div class="line">There saw you labouring for him. What was't</div>
                     <div class="line">That moved pale Cassius to conspire; and what</div>
                     <div class="line">Made the all-honour'd, honest Roman, Brutus,</div>
                     <div class="line">With the arm'd rest, courtiers and beauteous freedom,</div>
                     <div class="line">To drench the Capitol; but that they would</div>
                     <div class="line">Have one man but a man? And that is it</div>
                     <div class="line">Hath made me rig my navy; at whose burthen</div>
                     <div class="line">The anger'd ocean foams; with which I meant</div>
                     <div class="line">To scourge the ingratitude that despiteful Rome</div>
                     <div class="line">Cast on my noble father.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Take your time.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou canst not fear us, Pompey, with thy sails;</div>
                     <div class="line">We'll speak with thee at sea: at land, thou know'st</div>
                     <div class="line">How much we do o'er-count thee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">At land, indeed,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou dost o'er-count me of my father's house:</div>
                     <div class="line">But, since the cuckoo builds not for himself,</div>
                     <div class="line">Remain in't as thou mayst.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Be pleased to tell us--</div>
                     <div class="line">For this is from the present--how you take</div>
                     <div class="line">The offers we have sent you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">There's the point.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Which do not be entreated to, but weigh</div>
                     <div class="line">What it is worth embraced.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">And what may follow,</div>
                     <div class="line">To try a larger fortune.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">You have made me offer</div>
                     <div class="line">Of Sicily, Sardinia; and I must</div>
                     <div class="line">Rid all the sea of pirates; then, to send</div>
                     <div class="line">Measures of wheat to Rome; this 'greed upon</div>
                     <div class="line">To part with unhack'd edges, and bear back</div>
                     <div class="line">Our targes undinted.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">That's our offer.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">Know, then,</div>
                     <div class="line">I came before you here a man prepared</div>
                     <div class="line">To take this offer: but Mark Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">Put me to some impatience: though I lose</div>
                     <div class="line">The praise of it by telling, you must know,</div>
                     <div class="line">When Caesar and your brother were at blows,</div>
                     <div class="line">Your mother came to Sicily and did find</div>
                     <div class="line">Her welcome friendly.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I have heard it, Pompey;</div>
                     <div class="line">And am well studied for a liberal thanks</div>
                     <div class="line">Which I do owe you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">Let me have your hand:</div>
                     <div class="line">I did not think, sir, to have met you here.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">The beds i' the east are soft; and thanks to you,</div>
                     <div class="line">That call'd me timelier than my purpose hither;</div>
                     <div class="line">For I have gain'd by 't.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Since I saw you last,</div>
                     <div class="line">There is a change upon you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, I know not</div>
                     <div class="line">What counts harsh fortune casts upon my face;</div>
                     <div class="line">But in my bosom shall she never come,</div>
                     <div class="line">To make my heart her vassal.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Well met here.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">I hope so, Lepidus. Thus we are agreed:</div>
                     <div class="line">I crave our composition may be written,</div>
                     <div class="line">And seal'd between us.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">That's the next to do.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">We'll feast each other ere we part; and let's</div>
                     <div class="line">Draw lots who shall begin.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">That will I, Pompey.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">No, Antony, take the lot: but, first</div>
                     <div class="line">Or last, your fine Egyptian cookery</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall have the fame. I have heard that Julius Caesar</div>
                     <div class="line">Grew fat with feasting there.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">You have heard much.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">I have fair meanings, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">And fair words to them.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">Then so much have I heard:</div>
                     <div class="line">And I have heard, Apollodorus carried--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">No more of that: he did so.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">What, I pray you?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">A certain queen to Caesar in a mattress.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">I know thee now: how farest thou, soldier?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Well;</div>
                     <div class="line">And well am like to do; for, I perceive,</div>
                     <div class="line">Four feasts are toward.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">Let me shake thy hand;</div>
                     <div class="line">I never hated thee: I have seen thee fight,</div>
                     <div class="line">When I have envied thy behavior.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir,</div>
                     <div class="line">I never loved you much; but I ha' praised ye,</div>
                     <div class="line">When you have well deserved ten times as much</div>
                     <div class="line">As I have said you did.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">Enjoy thy plainness,</div>
                     <div class="line">It nothing ill becomes thee.</div>
                     <div class="line">Aboard my galley I invite you all:</div>
                     <div class="line">Will you lead, lords?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Show us the way, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">Come.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt all but MENAS and ENOBARBUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside</span>  Thy father, Pompey, would ne'er have</div>
                     <div class="line">made this treaty.--You and I have known, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">At sea, I think.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">We have, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You have done well by water.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">And you by land.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I will praise any man that will praise me; though it</div>
                     <div class="line">cannot be denied what I have done by land.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor what I have done by water.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Yes, something you can deny for your own</div>
                     <div class="line">safety: you have been a great thief by sea.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">And you by land.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">There I deny my land service. But give me your</div>
                     <div class="line">hand, Menas: if our eyes had authority, here they</div>
                     <div class="line">might take two thieves kissing.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">All men's faces are true, whatsome'er their hands are.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">But there is never a fair woman has a true face.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">No slander; they steal hearts.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">We came hither to fight with you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">For my part, I am sorry it is turned to a drinking.</div>
                     <div class="line">Pompey doth this day laugh away his fortune.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">If he do, sure, he cannot weep't back again.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">You've said, sir. We looked not for Mark Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">here: pray you, is he married to Cleopatra?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar's sister is called Octavia.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">True, sir; she was the wife of Caius Marcellus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">But she is now the wife of Marcus Antonius.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Pray ye, sir?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis true.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Then is Caesar and he for ever knit together.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">If I were bound to divine of this unity, I would</div>
                     <div class="line">not prophesy so.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">I think the policy of that purpose made more in the</div>
                     <div class="line">marriage than the love of the parties.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I think so too. But you shall find, the band that</div>
                     <div class="line">seems to tie their friendship together will be the</div>
                     <div class="line">very strangler of their amity: Octavia is of a</div>
                     <div class="line">holy, cold, and still conversation.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Who would not have his wife so?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Not he that himself is not so; which is Mark Antony.</div>
                     <div class="line">He will to his Egyptian dish again: then shall the</div>
                     <div class="line">sighs of Octavia blow the fire up in Caesar; and, as</div>
                     <div class="line">I said before, that which is the strength of their</div>
                     <div class="line">amity shall prove the immediate author of their</div>
                     <div class="line">variance. Antony will use his affection where it is:</div>
                     <div class="line">he married but his occasion here.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">And thus it may be. Come, sir, will you aboard?</div>
                     <div class="line">I have a health for you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I shall take it, sir: we have used our throats in Egypt.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, let's away.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.4.8">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>7. SCENE VII.  On board POMPEY's galley, off Misenum.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Music plays. Enter two or three Servants with
a banquet</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Here they'll be, man. Some o' their plants are</div>
                     <div class="line">ill-rooted already: the least wind i' the world</div>
                     <div class="line">will blow them down.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Lepidus is high-coloured.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">They have made him drink alms-drink.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">As they pinch one another by the disposition, he</div>
                     <div class="line">cries out 'No more;' reconciles them to his</div>
                     <div class="line">entreaty, and himself to the drink.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">But it raises the greater war between him and</div>
                     <div class="line">his discretion.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, this is to have a name in great men's</div>
                     <div class="line">fellowship: I had as lief have a reed that will do</div>
                     <div class="line">me no service as a partisan I could not heave.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Servant</div>
                     <div class="line">To be called into a huge sphere, and not to be seen</div>
                     <div class="line">to move in't, are the holes where eyes should be,</div>
                     <div class="line">which pitifully disaster the cheeks.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>A sennet sounded. Enter OCTAVIUS CAESAR, MARK
ANTONY, LEPIDUS, POMPEY, AGRIPPA, MECAENAS,
DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS, MENAS, with other captains</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>To OCTAVIUS CAESAR</span>  Thus do they, sir: they take</div>
                     <div class="line">the flow o' the Nile</div>
                     <div class="line">By certain scales i' the pyramid; they know,</div>
                     <div class="line">By the height, the lowness, or the mean, if dearth</div>
                     <div class="line">Or foison follow: the higher Nilus swells,</div>
                     <div class="line">The more it promises: as it ebbs, the seedsman</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon the slime and ooze scatters his grain,</div>
                     <div class="line">And shortly comes to harvest.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You've strange serpents there.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, Lepidus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Your serpent of Egypt is bred now of your mud by the</div>
                     <div class="line">operation of your sun: so is your crocodile.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">They are so.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">Sit,--and some wine! A health to Lepidus!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I am not so well as I should be, but I'll ne'er out.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Not till you have slept; I fear me you'll be in till then.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, certainly, I have heard the Ptolemies'</div>
                     <div class="line">pyramises are very goodly things; without</div>
                     <div class="line">contradiction, I have heard that.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to POMPEY</span>  Pompey, a word.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to MENAS</span>                 Say in mine ear:</div>
                     <div class="line">what is't?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to POMPEY</span>  Forsake thy seat, I do beseech</div>
                     <div class="line">thee, captain,</div>
                     <div class="line">And hear me speak a word.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to MENAS</span>  Forbear me till anon.</div>
                     <div class="line">This wine for Lepidus!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What manner o' thing is your crocodile?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">It is shaped, sir, like itself; and it is as broad</div>
                     <div class="line">as it hath breadth: it is just so high as it is,</div>
                     <div class="line">and moves with its own organs: it lives by that</div>
                     <div class="line">which nourisheth it; and the elements once out of</div>
                     <div class="line">it, it transmigrates.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What colour is it of?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Of it own colour too.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis a strange serpent.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis so. And the tears of it are wet.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Will this description satisfy him?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">With the health that Pompey gives him, else he is a</div>
                     <div class="line">very epicure.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to MENAS</span>  Go hang, sir, hang! Tell me of</div>
                     <div class="line">that? away!</div>
                     <div class="line">Do as I bid you. Where's this cup I call'd for?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to POMPEY</span>  If for the sake of merit thou</div>
                     <div class="line">wilt hear me,</div>
                     <div class="line">Rise from thy stool.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to MENAS</span>  I think thou'rt mad.</div>
                     <div class="line">The matter?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Rises, and walks aside</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">I have ever held my cap off to thy fortunes.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou hast served me with much faith. What's else to say?</div>
                     <div class="line">Be jolly, lords.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">These quick-sands, Lepidus,</div>
                     <div class="line">Keep off them, for you sink.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Wilt thou be lord of all the world?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">What say'st thou?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Wilt thou be lord of the whole world? That's twice.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">How should that be?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">But entertain it,</div>
                     <div class="line">And, though thou think me poor, I am the man</div>
                     <div class="line">Will give thee all the world.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">Hast thou drunk well?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, Pompey, I have kept me from the cup.</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou art, if thou darest be, the earthly Jove:</div>
                     <div class="line">Whate'er the ocean pales, or sky inclips,</div>
                     <div class="line">Is thine, if thou wilt ha't.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">Show me which way.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">These three world-sharers, these competitors,</div>
                     <div class="line">Are in thy vessel: let me cut the cable;</div>
                     <div class="line">And, when we are put off, fall to their throats:</div>
                     <div class="line">All there is thine.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">Ah, this thou shouldst have done,</div>
                     <div class="line">And not have spoke on't! In me 'tis villany;</div>
                     <div class="line">In thee't had been good service. Thou must know,</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis not my profit that does lead mine honour;</div>
                     <div class="line">Mine honour, it. Repent that e'er thy tongue</div>
                     <div class="line">Hath so betray'd thine act: being done unknown,</div>
                     <div class="line">I should have found it afterwards well done;</div>
                     <div class="line">But must condemn it now. Desist, and drink.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside</span>  For this,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll never follow thy pall'd fortunes more.</div>
                     <div class="line">Who seeks, and will not take when once 'tis offer'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall never find it more.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">This health to Lepidus!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Bear him ashore. I'll pledge it for him, Pompey.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Here's to thee, Menas!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Enobarbus, welcome!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">Fill till the cup be hid.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">There's a strong fellow, Menas.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Pointing to the Attendant who carries off LEPIDUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Why?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">A' bears the third part of the world, man; see'st</div>
                     <div class="line">not?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">The third part, then, is drunk: would it were all,</div>
                     <div class="line">That it might go on wheels!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Drink thou; increase the reels.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Come.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">This is not yet an Alexandrian feast.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">It ripens towards it. Strike the vessels, ho?</div>
                     <div class="line">Here is to Caesar!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">I could well forbear't.</div>
                     <div class="line">It's monstrous labour, when I wash my brain,</div>
                     <div class="line">And it grows fouler.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Be a child o' the time.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Possess it, I'll make answer:</div>
                     <div class="line">But I had rather fast from all four days</div>
                     <div class="line">Than drink so much in one.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ha, my brave emperor!</div>
                     <p>To MARK ANTONY</p>
                     <div class="line">Shall we dance now the Egyptian Bacchanals,</div>
                     <div class="line">And celebrate our drink?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">Let's ha't, good soldier.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, let's all take hands,</div>
                     <div class="line">Till that the conquering wine hath steep'd our sense</div>
                     <div class="line">In soft and delicate Lethe.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">All take hands.</div>
                     <div class="line">Make battery to our ears with the loud music:</div>
                     <div class="line">The while I'll place you: then the boy shall sing;</div>
                     <div class="line">The holding every man shall bear as loud</div>
                     <div class="line">As his strong sides can volley.</div>
                     <p>Music plays. DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS places them
hand in hand</p>
                     <h3 class="bridgehead">THE SONG.</h3>
                     <div class="line">Come, thou monarch of the vine,</div>
                     <div class="line">Plumpy Bacchus with pink eyne!</div>
                     <div class="line">In thy fats our cares be drown'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">With thy grapes our hairs be crown'd:</div>
                     <div class="line">Cup us, till the world go round,</div>
                     <div class="line">Cup us, till the world go round!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">What would you more? Pompey, good night. Good brother,</div>
                     <div class="line">Let me request you off: our graver business</div>
                     <div class="line">Frowns at this levity. Gentle lords, let's part;</div>
                     <div class="line">You see we have burnt our cheeks: strong Enobarb</div>
                     <div class="line">Is weaker than the wine; and mine own tongue</div>
                     <div class="line">Splits what it speaks: the wild disguise hath almost</div>
                     <div class="line">Antick'd us all. What needs more words? Good night.</div>
                     <div class="line">Good Antony, your hand.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll try you on the shore.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">And shall, sir; give's your hand.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">POMPEY</div>
                     <div class="line">O Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">You have my father's house,--But, what? we are friends.</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, down into the boat.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Take heed you fall not.</div>
                     <p>Exeunt all but DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS and MENAS</p>
                     <div class="line">Menas, I'll not on shore.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">No, to my cabin.</div>
                     <div class="line">These drums! these trumpets, flutes! what!</div>
                     <div class="line">Let Neptune hear we bid a loud farewell</div>
                     <div class="line">To these great fellows: sound and be hang'd, sound out!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Sound a flourish, with drums</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ho! says a' There's my cap.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ho! Noble captain, come.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
         </article>
         <article class="chapter" id="R.1.5">
            <header class="chapter-titlepage">
               <h2>Chapter 3. ACT III</h2>
            </header>
            <div class="lists-of-titles">
               <div class="toc">
                  <p>
                     <b>Table of Contents</b>
                  </p>
                  <ul class="toc">
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.5.2">1. SCENE I.  A plain in Syria.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.5.3">2. SCENE II.  Rome. An ante-chamber in OCTAVIUS CAESAR's house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.5.4">3. SCENE III.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.5.5">4. SCENE IV.  Athens. A room in MARK ANTONY's house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.5.6">5. SCENE V.  The same. Another room.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.5.7">6. SCENE VI.  Rome. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's house.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.5.8">7. SCENE VII.  Near Actium. MARK ANTONY's camp.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.5.9">8. SCENE VIII.  A plain near Actium.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.5.10">9. SCENE IX.  Another part of the plain.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.5.11">10. SCENE X.  Another part of the plain.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.5.12">11. SCENE XI.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.5.13">12. SCENE XII.  Egypt. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's camp.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.5.14">13. SCENE XIII.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                  </ul>
               </div>
            </div>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.5.2">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>1. SCENE I.  A plain in Syria.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter VENTIDIUS as it were in triumph, with SILIUS,
and other Romans, Officers, and Soldiers; the dead
body of PACORUS borne before him</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VENTIDIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, darting Parthia, art thou struck; and now</div>
                     <div class="line">Pleased fortune does of Marcus Crassus' death</div>
                     <div class="line">Make me revenger. Bear the king's son's body</div>
                     <div class="line">Before our army. Thy Pacorus, Orodes,</div>
                     <div class="line">Pays this for Marcus Crassus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SILIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Noble Ventidius,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whilst yet with Parthian blood thy sword is warm,</div>
                     <div class="line">The fugitive Parthians follow; spur through Media,</div>
                     <div class="line">Mesopotamia, and the shelters whither</div>
                     <div class="line">The routed fly: so thy grand captain Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall set thee on triumphant chariots and</div>
                     <div class="line">Put garlands on thy head.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VENTIDIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O Silius, Silius,</div>
                     <div class="line">I have done enough; a lower place, note well,</div>
                     <div class="line">May make too great an act: for learn this, Silius;</div>
                     <div class="line">Better to leave undone, than by our deed</div>
                     <div class="line">Acquire too high a fame when him we serve's away.</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar and Antony have ever won</div>
                     <div class="line">More in their officer than person: Sossius,</div>
                     <div class="line">One of my place in Syria, his lieutenant,</div>
                     <div class="line">For quick accumulation of renown,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which he achieved by the minute, lost his favour.</div>
                     <div class="line">Who does i' the wars more than his captain can</div>
                     <div class="line">Becomes his captain's captain: and ambition,</div>
                     <div class="line">The soldier's virtue, rather makes choice of loss,</div>
                     <div class="line">Than gain which darkens him.</div>
                     <div class="line">I could do more to do Antonius good,</div>
                     <div class="line">But 'twould offend him; and in his offence</div>
                     <div class="line">Should my performance perish.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SILIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou hast, Ventidius,</div>
                     <div class="line">that</div>
                     <div class="line">Without the which a soldier, and his sword,</div>
                     <div class="line">Grants scarce distinction. Thou wilt write to Antony!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VENTIDIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll humbly signify what in his name,</div>
                     <div class="line">That magical word of war, we have effected;</div>
                     <div class="line">How, with his banners and his well-paid ranks,</div>
                     <div class="line">The ne'er-yet-beaten horse of Parthia</div>
                     <div class="line">We have jaded out o' the field.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SILIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is he now?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">VENTIDIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">He purposeth to Athens: whither, with what haste</div>
                     <div class="line">The weight we must convey with's will permit,</div>
                     <div class="line">We shall appear before him. On there; pass along!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.5.3">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>2. SCENE II.  Rome. An ante-chamber in OCTAVIUS CAESAR's house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter AGRIPPA at one door, DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS
at another</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">What, are the brothers parted?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">They have dispatch'd with Pompey, he is gone;</div>
                     <div class="line">The other three are sealing. Octavia weeps</div>
                     <div class="line">To part from Rome; Caesar is sad; and Lepidus,</div>
                     <div class="line">Since Pompey's feast, as Menas says, is troubled</div>
                     <div class="line">With the green sickness.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis a noble Lepidus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">A very fine one: O, how he loves Caesar!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, but how dearly he adores Mark Antony!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar? Why, he's the Jupiter of men.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">What's Antony? The god of Jupiter.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Spake you of Caesar? How! the non-pareil!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">O Antony! O thou Arabian bird!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Would you praise Caesar, say 'Caesar:' go no further.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Indeed, he plied them both with excellent praises.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">But he loves Caesar best; yet he loves Antony:</div>
                     <div class="line">Ho! hearts, tongues, figures, scribes, bards,</div>
                     <div class="line">poets, cannot</div>
                     <div class="line">Think, speak, cast, write, sing, number, ho!</div>
                     <div class="line">His love to Antony. But as for Caesar,</div>
                     <div class="line">Kneel down, kneel down, and wonder.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Both he loves.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">They are his shards, and he their beetle.</div>
                     <p>Trumpets within</p>
                     <div class="line">So;</div>
                     <div class="line">This is to horse. Adieu, noble Agrippa.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Good fortune, worthy soldier; and farewell.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter OCTAVIUS CAESAR, MARK ANTONY, LEPIDUS, and OCTAVIA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">No further, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">You take from me a great part of myself;</div>
                     <div class="line">Use me well in 't. Sister, prove such a wife</div>
                     <div class="line">As my thoughts make thee, and as my farthest band</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall pass on thy approof. Most noble Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">Let not the piece of virtue, which is set</div>
                     <div class="line">Betwixt us as the cement of our love,</div>
                     <div class="line">To keep it builded, be the ram to batter</div>
                     <div class="line">The fortress of it; for better might we</div>
                     <div class="line">Have loved without this mean, if on both parts</div>
                     <div class="line">This be not cherish'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Make me not offended</div>
                     <div class="line">In your distrust.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">I have said.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">You shall not find,</div>
                     <div class="line">Though you be therein curious, the least cause</div>
                     <div class="line">For what you seem to fear: so, the gods keep you,</div>
                     <div class="line">And make the hearts of Romans serve your ends!</div>
                     <div class="line">We will here part.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Farewell, my dearest sister, fare thee well:</div>
                     <div class="line">The elements be kind to thee, and make</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy spirits all of comfort! fare thee well.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIA</div>
                     <div class="line">My noble brother!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">The April 's in her eyes: it is love's spring,</div>
                     <div class="line">And these the showers to bring it on. Be cheerful.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIA</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, look well to my husband's house; and--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">What, Octavia?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIA</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll tell you in your ear.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Her tongue will not obey her heart, nor can</div>
                     <div class="line">Her heart inform her tongue,--the swan's</div>
                     <div class="line">down-feather,</div>
                     <div class="line">That stands upon the swell at full of tide,</div>
                     <div class="line">And neither way inclines.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to AGRIPPA</span>  Will Caesar weep?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</span>  He has a cloud in 's face.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to AGRIPPA</span>  He were the worse for that,</div>
                     <div class="line">were he a horse;</div>
                     <div class="line">So is he, being a man.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</span>  Why, Enobarbus,</div>
                     <div class="line">When Antony found Julius Caesar dead,</div>
                     <div class="line">He cried almost to roaring; and he wept</div>
                     <div class="line">When at Philippi he found Brutus slain.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to AGRIPPA</span>  That year, indeed, he was</div>
                     <div class="line">troubled with a rheum;</div>
                     <div class="line">What willingly he did confound he wail'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">Believe't, till I wept too.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">No, sweet Octavia,</div>
                     <div class="line">You shall hear from me still; the time shall not</div>
                     <div class="line">Out-go my thinking on you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, sir, come;</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll wrestle with you in my strength of love:</div>
                     <div class="line">Look, here I have you; thus I let you go,</div>
                     <div class="line">And give you to the gods.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Adieu; be happy!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">LEPIDUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Let all the number of the stars give light</div>
                     <div class="line">To thy fair way!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Farewell, farewell!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Kisses OCTAVIA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Farewell!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Trumpets sound. Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.5.4">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>3. SCENE III.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter CLEOPATRA, CHARMIAN, IRAS, and ALEXAS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is the fellow?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Half afeard to come.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Go to, go to.</div>
                     <p>Enter the Messenger as before</p>
                     <div class="line">Come hither, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">ALEXAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Good majesty,</div>
                     <div class="line">Herod of Jewry dare not look upon you</div>
                     <div class="line">But when you are well pleased.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">That Herod's head</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll have: but how, when Antony is gone</div>
                     <div class="line">Through whom I might command it? Come thou near.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Most gracious majesty,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Didst thou behold Octavia?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, dread queen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Where?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam, in Rome;</div>
                     <div class="line">I look'd her in the face, and saw her led</div>
                     <div class="line">Between her brother and Mark Antony.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Is she as tall as me?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">She is not, madam.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Didst hear her speak? is she shrill-tongued or low?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam, I heard her speak; she is low-voiced.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">That's not so good: he cannot like her long.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Like her! O Isis! 'tis impossible.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I think so, Charmian: dull of tongue, and dwarfish!</div>
                     <div class="line">What majesty is in her gait? Remember,</div>
                     <div class="line">If e'er thou look'dst on majesty.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">She creeps:</div>
                     <div class="line">Her motion and her station are as one;</div>
                     <div class="line">She shows a body rather than a life,</div>
                     <div class="line">A statue than a breather.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Is this certain?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Or I have no observance.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Three in Egypt</div>
                     <div class="line">Cannot make better note.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">He's very knowing;</div>
                     <div class="line">I do perceive't: there's nothing in her yet:</div>
                     <div class="line">The fellow has good judgment.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Excellent.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Guess at her years, I prithee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam,</div>
                     <div class="line">She was a widow,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Widow! Charmian, hark.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">And I do think she's thirty.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Bear'st thou her face in mind? is't long or round?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Round even to faultiness.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">For the most part, too, they are foolish that are so.</div>
                     <div class="line">Her hair, what colour?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Brown, madam: and her forehead</div>
                     <div class="line">As low as she would wish it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">There's gold for thee.</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou must not take my former sharpness ill:</div>
                     <div class="line">I will employ thee back again; I find thee</div>
                     <div class="line">Most fit for business: go make thee ready;</div>
                     <div class="line">Our letters are prepared.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit Messenger</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">A proper man.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Indeed, he is so: I repent me much</div>
                     <div class="line">That so I harried him. Why, methinks, by him,</div>
                     <div class="line">This creature's no such thing.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Nothing, madam.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">The man hath seen some majesty, and should know.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Hath he seen majesty? Isis else defend,</div>
                     <div class="line">And serving you so long!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I have one thing more to ask him yet, good Charmian:</div>
                     <div class="line">But 'tis no matter; thou shalt bring him to me</div>
                     <div class="line">Where I will write. All may be well enough.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">I warrant you, madam.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.5.5">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>4. SCENE IV.  Athens. A room in MARK ANTONY's house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter MARK ANTONY and OCTAVIA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, nay, Octavia, not only that,--</div>
                     <div class="line">That were excusable, that, and thousands more</div>
                     <div class="line">Of semblable import,--but he hath waged</div>
                     <div class="line">New wars 'gainst Pompey; made his will, and read it</div>
                     <div class="line">To public ear:</div>
                     <div class="line">Spoke scantly of me: when perforce he could not</div>
                     <div class="line">But pay me terms of honour, cold and sickly</div>
                     <div class="line">He vented them; most narrow measure lent me:</div>
                     <div class="line">When the best hint was given him, he not took't,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or did it from his teeth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIA</div>
                     <div class="line">O my good lord,</div>
                     <div class="line">Believe not all; or, if you must believe,</div>
                     <div class="line">Stomach not all. A more unhappy lady,</div>
                     <div class="line">If this division chance, ne'er stood between,</div>
                     <div class="line">Praying for both parts:</div>
                     <div class="line">The good gods me presently,</div>
                     <div class="line">When I shall pray, 'O bless my lord and husband!'</div>
                     <div class="line">Undo that prayer, by crying out as loud,</div>
                     <div class="line">'O, bless my brother!' Husband win, win brother,</div>
                     <div class="line">Prays, and destroys the prayer; no midway</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twixt these extremes at all.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Gentle Octavia,</div>
                     <div class="line">Let your best love draw to that point, which seeks</div>
                     <div class="line">Best to preserve it: if I lose mine honour,</div>
                     <div class="line">I lose myself: better I were not yours</div>
                     <div class="line">Than yours so branchless. But, as you requested,</div>
                     <div class="line">Yourself shall go between 's: the mean time, lady,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll raise the preparation of a war</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall stain your brother: make your soonest haste;</div>
                     <div class="line">So your desires are yours.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIA</div>
                     <div class="line">Thanks to my lord.</div>
                     <div class="line">The Jove of power make me most weak, most weak,</div>
                     <div class="line">Your reconciler! Wars 'twixt you twain would be</div>
                     <div class="line">As if the world should cleave, and that slain men</div>
                     <div class="line">Should solder up the rift.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">When it appears to you where this begins,</div>
                     <div class="line">Turn your displeasure that way: for our faults</div>
                     <div class="line">Can never be so equal, that your love</div>
                     <div class="line">Can equally move with them. Provide your going;</div>
                     <div class="line">Choose your own company, and command what cost</div>
                     <div class="line">Your heart has mind to.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.5.6">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>5. SCENE V.  The same. Another room.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS and EROS, meeting</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">How now, friend Eros!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">There's strange news come, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What, man?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar and Lepidus have made wars upon Pompey.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">This is old: what is the success?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar, having made use of him in the wars 'gainst</div>
                     <div class="line">Pompey, presently denied him rivality; would not let</div>
                     <div class="line">him partake in the glory of the action: and not</div>
                     <div class="line">resting here, accuses him of letters he had formerly</div>
                     <div class="line">wrote to Pompey; upon his own appeal, seizes him: so</div>
                     <div class="line">the poor third is up, till death enlarge his confine.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Then, world, thou hast a pair of chaps, no more;</div>
                     <div class="line">And throw between them all the food thou hast,</div>
                     <div class="line">They'll grind the one the other. Where's Antony?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">He's walking in the garden--thus; and spurns</div>
                     <div class="line">The rush that lies before him; cries, 'Fool Lepidus!'</div>
                     <div class="line">And threats the throat of that his officer</div>
                     <div class="line">That murder'd Pompey.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Our great navy's rigg'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">For Italy and Caesar. More, Domitius;</div>
                     <div class="line">My lord desires you presently: my news</div>
                     <div class="line">I might have told hereafter.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">'Twill be naught:</div>
                     <div class="line">But let it be. Bring me to Antony.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.5.7">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>6. SCENE VI.  Rome. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's house.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter OCTAVIUS CAESAR, AGRIPPA, and MECAENAS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Contemning Rome, he has done all this, and more,</div>
                     <div class="line">In Alexandria: here's the manner of 't:</div>
                     <div class="line">I' the market-place, on a tribunal silver'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">Cleopatra and himself in chairs of gold</div>
                     <div class="line">Were publicly enthroned: at the feet sat</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesarion, whom they call my father's son,</div>
                     <div class="line">And all the unlawful issue that their lust</div>
                     <div class="line">Since then hath made between them. Unto her</div>
                     <div class="line">He gave the stablishment of Egypt; made her</div>
                     <div class="line">Of lower Syria, Cyprus, Lydia,</div>
                     <div class="line">Absolute queen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MECAENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">This in the public eye?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">I' the common show-place, where they exercise.</div>
                     <div class="line">His sons he there proclaim'd the kings of kings:</div>
                     <div class="line">Great Media, Parthia, and Armenia.</div>
                     <div class="line">He gave to Alexander; to Ptolemy he assign'd</div>
                     <div class="line">Syria, Cilicia, and Phoenicia: she</div>
                     <div class="line">In the habiliments of the goddess Isis</div>
                     <div class="line">That day appear'd; and oft before gave audience,</div>
                     <div class="line">As 'tis reported, so.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MECAENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Let Rome be thus Inform'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Who, queasy with his insolence</div>
                     <div class="line">Already, will their good thoughts call from him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">The people know it; and have now received</div>
                     <div class="line">His accusations.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Who does he accuse?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar: and that, having in Sicily</div>
                     <div class="line">Sextus Pompeius spoil'd, we had not rated him</div>
                     <div class="line">His part o' the isle: then does he say, he lent me</div>
                     <div class="line">Some shipping unrestored: lastly, he frets</div>
                     <div class="line">That Lepidus of the triumvirate</div>
                     <div class="line">Should be deposed; and, being, that we detain</div>
                     <div class="line">All his revenue.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, this should be answer'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis done already, and the messenger gone.</div>
                     <div class="line">I have told him, Lepidus was grown too cruel;</div>
                     <div class="line">That he his high authority abused,</div>
                     <div class="line">And did deserve his change: for what I have conquer'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">I grant him part; but then, in his Armenia,</div>
                     <div class="line">And other of his conquer'd kingdoms, I</div>
                     <div class="line">Demand the like.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MECAENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">He'll never yield to that.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor must not then be yielded to in this.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter OCTAVIA with her train</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIA</div>
                     <div class="line">Hail, Caesar, and my lord! hail, most dear Caesar!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">That ever I should call thee castaway!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIA</div>
                     <div class="line">You have not call'd me so, nor have you cause.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Why have you stol'n upon us thus! You come not</div>
                     <div class="line">Like Caesar's sister: the wife of Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">Should have an army for an usher, and</div>
                     <div class="line">The neighs of horse to tell of her approach</div>
                     <div class="line">Long ere she did appear; the trees by the way</div>
                     <div class="line">Should have borne men; and expectation fainted,</div>
                     <div class="line">Longing for what it had not; nay, the dust</div>
                     <div class="line">Should have ascended to the roof of heaven,</div>
                     <div class="line">Raised by your populous troops: but you are come</div>
                     <div class="line">A market-maid to Rome; and have prevented</div>
                     <div class="line">The ostentation of our love, which, left unshown,</div>
                     <div class="line">Is often left unloved; we should have met you</div>
                     <div class="line">By sea and land; supplying every stage</div>
                     <div class="line">With an augmented greeting.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIA</div>
                     <div class="line">Good my lord,</div>
                     <div class="line">To come thus was I not constrain'd, but did</div>
                     <div class="line">On my free will. My lord, Mark Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">Hearing that you prepared for war, acquainted</div>
                     <div class="line">My grieved ear withal; whereon, I begg'd</div>
                     <div class="line">His pardon for return.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Which soon he granted,</div>
                     <div class="line">Being an obstruct 'tween his lust and him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIA</div>
                     <div class="line">Do not say so, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">I have eyes upon him,</div>
                     <div class="line">And his affairs come to me on the wind.</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is he now?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIA</div>
                     <div class="line">My lord, in Athens.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">No, my most wronged sister; Cleopatra</div>
                     <div class="line">Hath nodded him to her. He hath given his empire</div>
                     <div class="line">Up to a whore; who now are levying</div>
                     <div class="line">The kings o' the earth for war; he hath assembled</div>
                     <div class="line">Bocchus, the king of Libya; Archelaus,</div>
                     <div class="line">Of Cappadocia; Philadelphos, king</div>
                     <div class="line">Of Paphlagonia; the Thracian king, Adallas;</div>
                     <div class="line">King Malchus of Arabia; King of Pont;</div>
                     <div class="line">Herod of Jewry; Mithridates, king</div>
                     <div class="line">Of Comagene; Polemon and Amyntas,</div>
                     <div class="line">The kings of Mede and Lycaonia,</div>
                     <div class="line">With a more larger list of sceptres.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIA</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay me, most wretched,</div>
                     <div class="line">That have my heart parted betwixt two friends</div>
                     <div class="line">That do afflict each other!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Welcome hither:</div>
                     <div class="line">Your letters did withhold our breaking forth;</div>
                     <div class="line">Till we perceived, both how you were wrong led,</div>
                     <div class="line">And we in negligent danger. Cheer your heart;</div>
                     <div class="line">Be you not troubled with the time, which drives</div>
                     <div class="line">O'er your content these strong necessities;</div>
                     <div class="line">But let determined things to destiny</div>
                     <div class="line">Hold unbewail'd their way. Welcome to Rome;</div>
                     <div class="line">Nothing more dear to me. You are abused</div>
                     <div class="line">Beyond the mark of thought: and the high gods,</div>
                     <div class="line">To do you justice, make them ministers</div>
                     <div class="line">Of us and those that love you. Best of comfort;</div>
                     <div class="line">And ever welcome to us.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Welcome, lady.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MECAENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Welcome, dear madam.</div>
                     <div class="line">Each heart in Rome does love and pity you:</div>
                     <div class="line">Only the adulterous Antony, most large</div>
                     <div class="line">In his abominations, turns you off;</div>
                     <div class="line">And gives his potent regiment to a trull,</div>
                     <div class="line">That noises it against us.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIA</div>
                     <div class="line">Is it so, sir?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Most certain. Sister, welcome: pray you,</div>
                     <div class="line">Be ever known to patience: my dear'st sister!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.5.8">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>7. SCENE VII.  Near Actium. MARK ANTONY's camp.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter CLEOPATRA and DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I will be even with thee, doubt it not.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">But why, why, why?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou hast forspoke my being in these wars,</div>
                     <div class="line">And say'st it is not fit.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, is it, is it?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">If not denounced against us, why should not we</div>
                     <div class="line">Be there in person?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside</span>  Well, I could reply:</div>
                     <div class="line">If we should serve with horse and mares together,</div>
                     <div class="line">The horse were merely lost; the mares would bear</div>
                     <div class="line">A soldier and his horse.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">What is't you say?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Your presence needs must puzzle Antony;</div>
                     <div class="line">Take from his heart, take from his brain,</div>
                     <div class="line">from's time,</div>
                     <div class="line">What should not then be spared. He is already</div>
                     <div class="line">Traduced for levity; and 'tis said in Rome</div>
                     <div class="line">That Photinus an eunuch and your maids</div>
                     <div class="line">Manage this war.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Sink Rome, and their tongues rot</div>
                     <div class="line">That speak against us! A charge we bear i' the war,</div>
                     <div class="line">And, as the president of my kingdom, will</div>
                     <div class="line">Appear there for a man. Speak not against it:</div>
                     <div class="line">I will not stay behind.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, I have done.</div>
                     <div class="line">Here comes the emperor.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter MARK ANTONY and CANIDIUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Is it not strange, Canidius,</div>
                     <div class="line">That from Tarentum and Brundusium</div>
                     <div class="line">He could so quickly cut the Ionian sea,</div>
                     <div class="line">And take in Toryne? You have heard on't, sweet?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Celerity is never more admired</div>
                     <div class="line">Than by the negligent.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">A good rebuke,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which might have well becomed the best of men,</div>
                     <div class="line">To taunt at slackness. Canidius, we</div>
                     <div class="line">Will fight with him by sea.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">By sea! what else?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CANIDIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Why will my lord do so?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">For that he dares us to't.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">So hath my lord dared him to single fight.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CANIDIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, and to wage this battle at Pharsalia.</div>
                     <div class="line">Where Caesar fought with Pompey: but these offers,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which serve not for his vantage, be shakes off;</div>
                     <div class="line">And so should you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Your ships are not well mann'd;</div>
                     <div class="line">Your mariners are muleters, reapers, people</div>
                     <div class="line">Ingross'd by swift impress; in Caesar's fleet</div>
                     <div class="line">Are those that often have 'gainst Pompey fought:</div>
                     <div class="line">Their ships are yare; yours, heavy: no disgrace</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall fall you for refusing him at sea,</div>
                     <div class="line">Being prepared for land.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">By sea, by sea.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Most worthy sir, you therein throw away</div>
                     <div class="line">The absolute soldiership you have by land;</div>
                     <div class="line">Distract your army, which doth most consist</div>
                     <div class="line">Of war-mark'd footmen; leave unexecuted</div>
                     <div class="line">Your own renowned knowledge; quite forego</div>
                     <div class="line">The way which promises assurance; and</div>
                     <div class="line">Give up yourself merely to chance and hazard,</div>
                     <div class="line">From firm security.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll fight at sea.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I have sixty sails, Caesar none better.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Our overplus of shipping will we burn;</div>
                     <div class="line">And, with the rest full-mann'd, from the head of Actium</div>
                     <div class="line">Beat the approaching Caesar. But if we fail,</div>
                     <div class="line">We then can do't at land.</div>
                     <p>Enter a Messenger</p>
                     <div class="line">Thy business?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">The news is true, my lord; he is descried;</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar has taken Toryne.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Can he be there in person? 'tis impossible;</div>
                     <div class="line">Strange that power should be. Canidius,</div>
                     <div class="line">Our nineteen legions thou shalt hold by land,</div>
                     <div class="line">And our twelve thousand horse. We'll to our ship:</div>
                     <div class="line">Away, my Thetis!</div>
                     <p>Enter a Soldier</p>
                     <div class="line">How now, worthy soldier?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">O noble emperor, do not fight by sea;</div>
                     <div class="line">Trust not to rotten planks: do you misdoubt</div>
                     <div class="line">This sword and these my wounds? Let the Egyptians</div>
                     <div class="line">And the Phoenicians go a-ducking; we</div>
                     <div class="line">Have used to conquer, standing on the earth,</div>
                     <div class="line">And fighting foot to foot.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, well: away!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt MARK ANTONY, QUEEN CLEOPATRA, and DOMITIUS
ENOBARBUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">By Hercules, I think I am i' the right.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CANIDIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Soldier, thou art: but his whole action grows</div>
                     <div class="line">Not in the power on't: so our leader's led,</div>
                     <div class="line">And we are women's men.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">You keep by land</div>
                     <div class="line">The legions and the horse whole, do you not?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CANIDIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Marcus Octavius, Marcus Justeius,</div>
                     <div class="line">Publicola, and Caelius, are for sea:</div>
                     <div class="line">But we keep whole by land. This speed of Caesar's</div>
                     <div class="line">Carries beyond belief.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">While he was yet in Rome,</div>
                     <div class="line">His power went out in such distractions as</div>
                     <div class="line">Beguiled all spies.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CANIDIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Who's his lieutenant, hear you?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">They say, one Taurus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CANIDIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Well I know the man.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter a Messenger</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">The emperor calls Canidius.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CANIDIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">With news the time's with labour, and throes forth,</div>
                     <div class="line">Each minute, some.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.5.9">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>8. SCENE VIII.  A plain near Actium.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter OCTAVIUS CAESAR, and TAURUS, with his army, marching</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Taurus!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">TAURUS</div>
                     <div class="line">My lord?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Strike not by land; keep whole: provoke not battle,</div>
                     <div class="line">Till we have done at sea. Do not exceed</div>
                     <div class="line">The prescript of this scroll: our fortune lies</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon this jump.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.5.10">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>9. SCENE IX.  Another part of the plain.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter MARK ANTONY and DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Set we our squadrons on yond side o' the hill,</div>
                     <div class="line">In eye of Caesar's battle; from which place</div>
                     <div class="line">We may the number of the ships behold,</div>
                     <div class="line">And so proceed accordingly.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.5.11">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>10. SCENE X.  Another part of the plain.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>CANIDIUS marcheth with his land army one way over
the stage; and TAURUS, the lieutenant of OCTAVIUS
CAESAR, the other way. After their going in, is
heard the noise of a sea-fight</p>
               <p>Alarum. Enter DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Naught, naught all, naught! I can behold no longer:</div>
                     <div class="line">The Antoniad, the Egyptian admiral,</div>
                     <div class="line">With all their sixty, fly and turn the rudder:</div>
                     <div class="line">To see't mine eyes are blasted.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter SCARUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SCARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Gods and goddesses,</div>
                     <div class="line">All the whole synod of them!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What's thy passion!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SCARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">The greater cantle of the world is lost</div>
                     <div class="line">With very ignorance; we have kiss'd away</div>
                     <div class="line">Kingdoms and provinces.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">How appears the fight?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SCARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">On our side like the token'd pestilence,</div>
                     <div class="line">Where death is sure. Yon ribaudred nag of Egypt,--</div>
                     <div class="line">Whom leprosy o'ertake!--i' the midst o' the fight,</div>
                     <div class="line">When vantage like a pair of twins appear'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">Both as the same, or rather ours the elder,</div>
                     <div class="line">The breese upon her, like a cow in June,</div>
                     <div class="line">Hoists sails and flies.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">That I beheld:</div>
                     <div class="line">Mine eyes did sicken at the sight, and could not</div>
                     <div class="line">Endure a further view.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SCARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">She once being loof'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">The noble ruin of her magic, Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">Claps on his sea-wing, and, like a doting mallard,</div>
                     <div class="line">Leaving the fight in height, flies after her:</div>
                     <div class="line">I never saw an action of such shame;</div>
                     <div class="line">Experience, manhood, honour, ne'er before</div>
                     <div class="line">Did violate so itself.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Alack, alack!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter CANIDIUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CANIDIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Our fortune on the sea is out of breath,</div>
                     <div class="line">And sinks most lamentably. Had our general</div>
                     <div class="line">Been what he knew himself, it had gone well:</div>
                     <div class="line">O, he has given example for our flight,</div>
                     <div class="line">Most grossly, by his own!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, are you thereabouts?</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, then, good night indeed.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CANIDIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Toward Peloponnesus are they fled.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SCARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis easy to't; and there I will attend</div>
                     <div class="line">What further comes.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CANIDIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">To Caesar will I render</div>
                     <div class="line">My legions and my horse: six kings already</div>
                     <div class="line">Show me the way of yielding.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll yet follow</div>
                     <div class="line">The wounded chance of Antony, though my reason</div>
                     <div class="line">Sits in the wind against me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.5.12">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>11. SCENE XI.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter MARK ANTONY with Attendants</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Hark! the land bids me tread no more upon't;</div>
                     <div class="line">It is ashamed to bear me! Friends, come hither:</div>
                     <div class="line">I am so lated in the world, that I</div>
                     <div class="line">Have lost my way for ever: I have a ship</div>
                     <div class="line">Laden with gold; take that, divide it; fly,</div>
                     <div class="line">And make your peace with Caesar.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">All</div>
                     <div class="line">Fly! not we.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I have fled myself; and have instructed cowards</div>
                     <div class="line">To run and show their shoulders. Friends, be gone;</div>
                     <div class="line">I have myself resolved upon a course</div>
                     <div class="line">Which has no need of you; be gone:</div>
                     <div class="line">My treasure's in the harbour, take it. O,</div>
                     <div class="line">I follow'd that I blush to look upon:</div>
                     <div class="line">My very hairs do mutiny; for the white</div>
                     <div class="line">Reprove the brown for rashness, and they them</div>
                     <div class="line">For fear and doting. Friends, be gone: you shall</div>
                     <div class="line">Have letters from me to some friends that will</div>
                     <div class="line">Sweep your way for you. Pray you, look not sad,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor make replies of loathness: take the hint</div>
                     <div class="line">Which my despair proclaims; let that be left</div>
                     <div class="line">Which leaves itself: to the sea-side straightway:</div>
                     <div class="line">I will possess you of that ship and treasure.</div>
                     <div class="line">Leave me, I pray, a little: pray you now:</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, do so; for, indeed, I have lost command,</div>
                     <div class="line">Therefore I pray you: I'll see you by and by.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Sits down</p>
               <p>Enter CLEOPATRA led by CHARMIAN and IRAS; EROS
following</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, gentle madam, to him, comfort him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Do, most dear queen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Do! why: what else?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Let me sit down. O Juno!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">No, no, no, no, no.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">See you here, sir?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">O fie, fie, fie!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam, O good empress!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, sir,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Yes, my lord, yes; he at Philippi kept</div>
                     <div class="line">His sword e'en like a dancer; while I struck</div>
                     <div class="line">The lean and wrinkled Cassius; and 'twas I</div>
                     <div class="line">That the mad Brutus ended: he alone</div>
                     <div class="line">Dealt on lieutenantry, and no practise had</div>
                     <div class="line">In the brave squares of war: yet now--No matter.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Ah, stand by.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">The queen, my lord, the queen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Go to him, madam, speak to him:</div>
                     <div class="line">He is unqualitied with very shame.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Well then, sustain him: O!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">Most noble sir, arise; the queen approaches:</div>
                     <div class="line">Her head's declined, and death will seize her, but</div>
                     <div class="line">Your comfort makes the rescue.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I have offended reputation,</div>
                     <div class="line">A most unnoble swerving.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, the queen.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">O, whither hast thou led me, Egypt? See,</div>
                     <div class="line">How I convey my shame out of thine eyes</div>
                     <div class="line">By looking back what I have left behind</div>
                     <div class="line">'Stroy'd in dishonour.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">O my lord, my lord,</div>
                     <div class="line">Forgive my fearful sails! I little thought</div>
                     <div class="line">You would have follow'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Egypt, thou knew'st too well</div>
                     <div class="line">My heart was to thy rudder tied by the strings,</div>
                     <div class="line">And thou shouldst tow me after: o'er my spirit</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy full supremacy thou knew'st, and that</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy beck might from the bidding of the gods</div>
                     <div class="line">Command me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">O, my pardon!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Now I must</div>
                     <div class="line">To the young man send humble treaties, dodge</div>
                     <div class="line">And palter in the shifts of lowness; who</div>
                     <div class="line">With half the bulk o' the world play'd as I pleased,</div>
                     <div class="line">Making and marring fortunes. You did know</div>
                     <div class="line">How much you were my conqueror; and that</div>
                     <div class="line">My sword, made weak by my affection, would</div>
                     <div class="line">Obey it on all cause.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Pardon, pardon!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Fall not a tear, I say; one of them rates</div>
                     <div class="line">All that is won and lost: give me a kiss;</div>
                     <div class="line">Even this repays me. We sent our schoolmaster;</div>
                     <div class="line">Is he come back? Love, I am full of lead.</div>
                     <div class="line">Some wine, within there, and our viands! Fortune knows</div>
                     <div class="line">We scorn her most when most she offers blows.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.5.13">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>12. SCENE XII.  Egypt. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's camp.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter OCTAVIUS CAESAR, DOLABELLA, THYREUS, with others</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Let him appear that's come from Antony.</div>
                     <div class="line">Know you him?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar, 'tis his schoolmaster:</div>
                     <div class="line">An argument that he is pluck'd, when hither</div>
                     <div class="line">He sends so poor a pinion off his wing,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which had superfluous kings for messengers</div>
                     <div class="line">Not many moons gone by.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter EUPHRONIUS, ambassador from MARK ANTONY</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Approach, and speak.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EUPHRONIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Such as I am, I come from Antony:</div>
                     <div class="line">I was of late as petty to his ends</div>
                     <div class="line">As is the morn-dew on the myrtle-leaf</div>
                     <div class="line">To his grand sea.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Be't so: declare thine office.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EUPHRONIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Lord of his fortunes he salutes thee, and</div>
                     <div class="line">Requires to live in Egypt: which not granted,</div>
                     <div class="line">He lessens his requests; and to thee sues</div>
                     <div class="line">To let him breathe between the heavens and earth,</div>
                     <div class="line">A private man in Athens: this for him.</div>
                     <div class="line">Next, Cleopatra does confess thy greatness;</div>
                     <div class="line">Submits her to thy might; and of thee craves</div>
                     <div class="line">The circle of the Ptolemies for her heirs,</div>
                     <div class="line">Now hazarded to thy grace.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">For Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">I have no ears to his request. The queen</div>
                     <div class="line">Of audience nor desire shall fail, so she</div>
                     <div class="line">From Egypt drive her all-disgraced friend,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or take his life there: this if she perform,</div>
                     <div class="line">She shall not sue unheard. So to them both.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EUPHRONIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Fortune pursue thee!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Bring him through the bands.</div>
                     <p>Exit EUPHRONIUS</p>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>To THYREUS</span>  To try eloquence, now 'tis time: dispatch;</div>
                     <div class="line">From Antony win Cleopatra: promise,</div>
                     <div class="line">And in our name, what she requires; add more,</div>
                     <div class="line">From thine invention, offers: women are not</div>
                     <div class="line">In their best fortunes strong; but want will perjure</div>
                     <div class="line">The ne'er touch'd vestal: try thy cunning, Thyreus;</div>
                     <div class="line">Make thine own edict for thy pains, which we</div>
                     <div class="line">Will answer as a law.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THYREUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar, I go.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Observe how Antony becomes his flaw,</div>
                     <div class="line">And what thou think'st his very action speaks</div>
                     <div class="line">In every power that moves.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THYREUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar, I shall.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.5.14">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>13. SCENE XIII.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter CLEOPATRA, DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS, CHARMIAN, and IRAS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">What shall we do, Enobarbus?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Think, and die.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Is Antony or we in fault for this?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Antony only, that would make his will</div>
                     <div class="line">Lord of his reason. What though you fled</div>
                     <div class="line">From that great face of war, whose several ranges</div>
                     <div class="line">Frighted each other? why should he follow?</div>
                     <div class="line">The itch of his affection should not then</div>
                     <div class="line">Have nick'd his captainship; at such a point,</div>
                     <div class="line">When half to half the world opposed, he being</div>
                     <div class="line">The meered question: 'twas a shame no less</div>
                     <div class="line">Than was his loss, to course your flying flags,</div>
                     <div class="line">And leave his navy gazing.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Prithee, peace.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter MARK ANTONY with EUPHRONIUS, the Ambassador</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Is that his answer?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EUPHRONIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">The queen shall then have courtesy, so she</div>
                     <div class="line">Will yield us up.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EUPHRONIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">He says so.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Let her know't.</div>
                     <div class="line">To the boy Caesar send this grizzled head,</div>
                     <div class="line">And he will fill thy wishes to the brim</div>
                     <div class="line">With principalities.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">That head, my lord?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">To him again: tell him he wears the rose</div>
                     <div class="line">Of youth upon him; from which the world should note</div>
                     <div class="line">Something particular: his coin, ships, legions,</div>
                     <div class="line">May be a coward's; whose ministers would prevail</div>
                     <div class="line">Under the service of a child as soon</div>
                     <div class="line">As i' the command of Caesar: I dare him therefore</div>
                     <div class="line">To lay his gay comparisons apart,</div>
                     <div class="line">And answer me declined, sword against sword,</div>
                     <div class="line">Ourselves alone. I'll write it: follow me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt MARK ANTONY and EUPHRONIUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside</span>  Yes, like enough, high-battled Caesar will</div>
                     <div class="line">Unstate his happiness, and be staged to the show,</div>
                     <div class="line">Against a sworder! I see men's judgments are</div>
                     <div class="line">A parcel of their fortunes; and things outward</div>
                     <div class="line">Do draw the inward quality after them,</div>
                     <div class="line">To suffer all alike. That he should dream,</div>
                     <div class="line">Knowing all measures, the full Caesar will</div>
                     <div class="line">Answer his emptiness! Caesar, thou hast subdued</div>
                     <div class="line">His judgment too.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter an Attendant</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Attendant</div>
                     <div class="line">A messenger from CAESAR.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">What, no more ceremony? See, my women!</div>
                     <div class="line">Against the blown rose may they stop their nose</div>
                     <div class="line">That kneel'd unto the buds. Admit him, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit Attendant</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside</span>  Mine honesty and I begin to square.</div>
                     <div class="line">The loyalty well held to fools does make</div>
                     <div class="line">Our faith mere folly: yet he that can endure</div>
                     <div class="line">To follow with allegiance a fall'n lord</div>
                     <div class="line">Does conquer him that did his master conquer</div>
                     <div class="line">And earns a place i' the story.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter THYREUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar's will?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THYREUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Hear it apart.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">None but friends: say boldly.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THYREUS</div>
                     <div class="line">So, haply, are they friends to Antony.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">He needs as many, sir, as Caesar has;</div>
                     <div class="line">Or needs not us. If Caesar please, our master</div>
                     <div class="line">Will leap to be his friend: for us, you know,</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose he is we are, and that is, Caesar's.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THYREUS</div>
                     <div class="line">So.</div>
                     <div class="line">Thus then, thou most renown'd: Caesar entreats,</div>
                     <div class="line">Not to consider in what case thou stand'st,</div>
                     <div class="line">Further than he is Caesar.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Go on: right royal.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THYREUS</div>
                     <div class="line">He knows that you embrace not Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">As you did love, but as you fear'd him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">O!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THYREUS</div>
                     <div class="line">The scars upon your honour, therefore, he</div>
                     <div class="line">Does pity, as constrained blemishes,</div>
                     <div class="line">Not as deserved.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">He is a god, and knows</div>
                     <div class="line">What is most right: mine honour was not yielded,</div>
                     <div class="line">But conquer'd merely.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside</span>             To be sure of that,</div>
                     <div class="line">I will ask Antony. Sir, sir, thou art so leaky,</div>
                     <div class="line">That we must leave thee to thy sinking, for</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy dearest quit thee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THYREUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall I say to Caesar</div>
                     <div class="line">What you require of him? for he partly begs</div>
                     <div class="line">To be desired to give. It much would please him,</div>
                     <div class="line">That of his fortunes you should make a staff</div>
                     <div class="line">To lean upon: but it would warm his spirits,</div>
                     <div class="line">To hear from me you had left Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">And put yourself under his shrowd,</div>
                     <div class="line">The universal landlord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">What's your name?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THYREUS</div>
                     <div class="line">My name is Thyreus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Most kind messenger,</div>
                     <div class="line">Say to great Caesar this: in deputation</div>
                     <div class="line">I kiss his conquering hand: tell him, I am prompt</div>
                     <div class="line">To lay my crown at 's feet, and there to kneel:</div>
                     <div class="line">Tell him from his all-obeying breath I hear</div>
                     <div class="line">The doom of Egypt.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THYREUS</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis your noblest course.</div>
                     <div class="line">Wisdom and fortune combating together,</div>
                     <div class="line">If that the former dare but what it can,</div>
                     <div class="line">No chance may shake it. Give me grace to lay</div>
                     <div class="line">My duty on your hand.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Your Caesar's father oft,</div>
                     <div class="line">When he hath mused of taking kingdoms in,</div>
                     <div class="line">Bestow'd his lips on that unworthy place,</div>
                     <div class="line">As it rain'd kisses.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter MARK ANTONY and DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Favours, by Jove that thunders!</div>
                     <div class="line">What art thou, fellow?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THYREUS</div>
                     <div class="line">One that but performs</div>
                     <div class="line">The bidding of the fullest man, and worthiest</div>
                     <div class="line">To have command obey'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside</span>               You will be whipp'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Approach, there! Ah, you kite! Now, gods</div>
                     <div class="line">and devils!</div>
                     <div class="line">Authority melts from me: of late, when I cried 'Ho!'</div>
                     <div class="line">Like boys unto a muss, kings would start forth,</div>
                     <div class="line">And cry 'Your will?' Have you no ears? I am</div>
                     <div class="line">Antony yet.</div>
                     <p>Enter Attendants</p>
                     <div class="line">Take hence this Jack, and whip him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside</span>  'Tis better playing with a lion's whelp</div>
                     <div class="line">Than with an old one dying.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Moon and stars!</div>
                     <div class="line">Whip him. Were't twenty of the greatest tributaries</div>
                     <div class="line">That do acknowledge Caesar, should I find them</div>
                     <div class="line">So saucy with the hand of she here,--what's her name,</div>
                     <div class="line">Since she was Cleopatra? Whip him, fellows,</div>
                     <div class="line">Till, like a boy, you see him cringe his face,</div>
                     <div class="line">And whine aloud for mercy: take him hence.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">THYREUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Mark Antony!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Tug him away: being whipp'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">Bring him again: this Jack of Caesar's shall</div>
                     <div class="line">Bear us an errand to him.</div>
                     <p>Exeunt Attendants with THYREUS</p>
                     <div class="line">You were half blasted ere I knew you: ha!</div>
                     <div class="line">Have I my pillow left unpress'd in Rome,</div>
                     <div class="line">Forborne the getting of a lawful race,</div>
                     <div class="line">And by a gem of women, to be abused</div>
                     <div class="line">By one that looks on feeders?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Good my lord,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">You have been a boggler ever:</div>
                     <div class="line">But when we in our viciousness grow hard--</div>
                     <div class="line">O misery on't!--the wise gods seel our eyes;</div>
                     <div class="line">In our own filth drop our clear judgments; make us</div>
                     <div class="line">Adore our errors; laugh at's, while we strut</div>
                     <div class="line">To our confusion.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">O, is't come to this?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I found you as a morsel cold upon</div>
                     <div class="line">Dead Caesar's trencher; nay, you were a fragment</div>
                     <div class="line">Of Cneius Pompey's; besides what hotter hours,</div>
                     <div class="line">Unregister'd in vulgar fame, you have</div>
                     <div class="line">Luxuriously pick'd out: for, I am sure,</div>
                     <div class="line">Though you can guess what temperance should be,</div>
                     <div class="line">You know not what it is.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Wherefore is this?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">To let a fellow that will take rewards</div>
                     <div class="line">And say 'God quit you!' be familiar with</div>
                     <div class="line">My playfellow, your hand; this kingly seal</div>
                     <div class="line">And plighter of high hearts! O, that I were</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon the hill of Basan, to outroar</div>
                     <div class="line">The horned herd! for I have savage cause;</div>
                     <div class="line">And to proclaim it civilly, were like</div>
                     <div class="line">A halter'd neck which does the hangman thank</div>
                     <div class="line">For being yare about him.</div>
                     <p>Re-enter Attendants with THYREUS</p>
                     <div class="line">Is he whipp'd?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Attendant</div>
                     <div class="line">Soundly, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Cried he? and begg'd a' pardon?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Attendant</div>
                     <div class="line">He did ask favour.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">If that thy father live, let him repent</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou wast not made his daughter; and be thou sorry</div>
                     <div class="line">To follow Caesar in his triumph, since</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou hast been whipp'd for following him: henceforth</div>
                     <div class="line">The white hand of a lady fever thee,</div>
                     <div class="line">Shake thou to look on 't. Get thee back to Caesar,</div>
                     <div class="line">Tell him thy entertainment: look, thou say</div>
                     <div class="line">He makes me angry with him; for he seems</div>
                     <div class="line">Proud and disdainful, harping on what I am,</div>
                     <div class="line">Not what he knew I was: he makes me angry;</div>
                     <div class="line">And at this time most easy 'tis to do't,</div>
                     <div class="line">When my good stars, that were my former guides,</div>
                     <div class="line">Have empty left their orbs, and shot their fires</div>
                     <div class="line">Into the abysm of hell. If he mislike</div>
                     <div class="line">My speech and what is done, tell him he has</div>
                     <div class="line">Hipparchus, my enfranched bondman, whom</div>
                     <div class="line">He may at pleasure whip, or hang, or torture,</div>
                     <div class="line">As he shall like, to quit me: urge it thou:</div>
                     <div class="line">Hence with thy stripes, begone!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit THYREUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Have you done yet?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Alack, our terrene moon</div>
                     <div class="line">Is now eclipsed; and it portends alone</div>
                     <div class="line">The fall of Antony!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I must stay his time.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">To flatter Caesar, would you mingle eyes</div>
                     <div class="line">With one that ties his points?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Not know me yet?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Cold-hearted toward me?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Ah, dear, if I be so,</div>
                     <div class="line">From my cold heart let heaven engender hail,</div>
                     <div class="line">And poison it in the source; and the first stone</div>
                     <div class="line">Drop in my neck: as it determines, so</div>
                     <div class="line">Dissolve my life! The next Caesarion smite!</div>
                     <div class="line">Till by degrees the memory of my womb,</div>
                     <div class="line">Together with my brave Egyptians all,</div>
                     <div class="line">By the discandying of this pelleted storm,</div>
                     <div class="line">Lie graveless, till the flies and gnats of Nile</div>
                     <div class="line">Have buried them for prey!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I am satisfied.</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar sits down in Alexandria; where</div>
                     <div class="line">I will oppose his fate. Our force by land</div>
                     <div class="line">Hath nobly held; our sever'd navy too</div>
                     <div class="line">Have knit again, and fleet, threatening most sea-like.</div>
                     <div class="line">Where hast thou been, my heart? Dost thou hear, lady?</div>
                     <div class="line">If from the field I shall return once more</div>
                     <div class="line">To kiss these lips, I will appear in blood;</div>
                     <div class="line">I and my sword will earn our chronicle:</div>
                     <div class="line">There's hope in't yet.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">That's my brave lord!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I will be treble-sinew'd, hearted, breathed,</div>
                     <div class="line">And fight maliciously: for when mine hours</div>
                     <div class="line">Were nice and lucky, men did ransom lives</div>
                     <div class="line">Of me for jests; but now I'll set my teeth,</div>
                     <div class="line">And send to darkness all that stop me. Come,</div>
                     <div class="line">Let's have one other gaudy night: call to me</div>
                     <div class="line">All my sad captains; fill our bowls once more;</div>
                     <div class="line">Let's mock the midnight bell.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">It is my birth-day:</div>
                     <div class="line">I had thought to have held it poor: but, since my lord</div>
                     <div class="line">Is Antony again, I will be Cleopatra.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">We will yet do well.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Call all his noble captains to my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Do so, we'll speak to them; and to-night I'll force</div>
                     <div class="line">The wine peep through their scars. Come on, my queen;</div>
                     <div class="line">There's sap in't yet. The next time I do fight,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll make death love me; for I will contend</div>
                     <div class="line">Even with his pestilent scythe.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt all but DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Now he'll outstare the lightning. To be furious,</div>
                     <div class="line">Is to be frighted out of fear; and in that mood</div>
                     <div class="line">The dove will peck the estridge; and I see still,</div>
                     <div class="line">A diminution in our captain's brain</div>
                     <div class="line">Restores his heart: when valour preys on reason,</div>
                     <div class="line">It eats the sword it fights with. I will seek</div>
                     <div class="line">Some way to leave him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
            </section>
         </article>
         <article class="chapter" id="R.1.6">
            <header class="chapter-titlepage">
               <h2>Chapter 4. ACT IV</h2>
            </header>
            <div class="lists-of-titles">
               <div class="toc">
                  <p>
                     <b>Table of Contents</b>
                  </p>
                  <ul class="toc">
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.2">1. SCENE I.  Before Alexandria. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's camp.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.3">2. SCENE II.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.4">3. SCENE III.  The same. Before the palace.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.5">4. SCENE IV.  The same. A room in the palace.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.6">5. SCENE V.  Alexandria. MARK ANTONY's camp.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.7">6. SCENE VI.  Alexandria. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's camp.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.8">7. SCENE VII.  Field of battle between the camps.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.9">8. SCENE VIII.  Under the walls of Alexandria.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.10">9. SCENE IX.  OCTAVIUS CAESAR's camp.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.11">10. SCENE X.  Between the two camps.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.12">11. SCENE XI.  Another part of the same.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.13">12. SCENE XII.  Another part of the same.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.14">13. SCENE XIII.  Alexandria. Cleopatra's palace.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.15">14. SCENE XIV.  The same. Another room.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.6.16">15. SCENE XV.  The same. A monument.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                  </ul>
               </div>
            </div>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.2">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>1. SCENE I.  Before Alexandria. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's camp.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter OCTAVIUS CAESAR, AGRIPPA, and MECAENAS, with
his Army; OCTAVIUS CAESAR reading a letter</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">He calls me boy; and chides, as he had power</div>
                     <div class="line">To beat me out of Egypt; my messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">He hath whipp'd with rods; dares me to personal combat,</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar to Antony: let the old ruffian know</div>
                     <div class="line">I have many other ways to die; meantime</div>
                     <div class="line">Laugh at his challenge.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MECAENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar must think,</div>
                     <div class="line">When one so great begins to rage, he's hunted</div>
                     <div class="line">Even to falling. Give him no breath, but now</div>
                     <div class="line">Make boot of his distraction: never anger</div>
                     <div class="line">Made good guard for itself.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Let our best heads</div>
                     <div class="line">Know, that to-morrow the last of many battles</div>
                     <div class="line">We mean to fight: within our files there are,</div>
                     <div class="line">Of those that served Mark Antony but late,</div>
                     <div class="line">Enough to fetch him in. See it done:</div>
                     <div class="line">And feast the army; we have store to do't,</div>
                     <div class="line">And they have earn'd the waste. Poor Antony!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.3">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>2. SCENE II.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter MARK ANTONY, CLEOPATRA, DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS,
CHARMIAN, IRAS, ALEXAS, with others</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">He will not fight with me, Domitius.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">No.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Why should he not?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">He thinks, being twenty times of better fortune,</div>
                     <div class="line">He is twenty men to one.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">To-morrow, soldier,</div>
                     <div class="line">By sea and land I'll fight: or I will live,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or bathe my dying honour in the blood</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall make it live again. Woo't thou fight well?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll strike, and cry 'Take all.'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Well said; come on.</div>
                     <div class="line">Call forth my household servants: let's to-night</div>
                     <div class="line">Be bounteous at our meal.</div>
                     <p>Enter three or four Servitors</p>
                     <div class="line">Give me thy hand,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou hast been rightly honest;--so hast thou;--</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou,--and thou,--and thou:--you have served me well,</div>
                     <div class="line">And kings have been your fellows.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</span>  What means this?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to CLEOPATRA</span>  'Tis one of those odd</div>
                     <div class="line">tricks which sorrow shoots</div>
                     <div class="line">Out of the mind.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">And thou art honest too.</div>
                     <div class="line">I wish I could be made so many men,</div>
                     <div class="line">And all of you clapp'd up together in</div>
                     <div class="line">An Antony, that I might do you service</div>
                     <div class="line">So good as you have done.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">All</div>
                     <div class="line">The gods forbid!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, my good fellows, wait on me to-night:</div>
                     <div class="line">Scant not my cups; and make as much of me</div>
                     <div class="line">As when mine empire was your fellow too,</div>
                     <div class="line">And suffer'd my command.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</span>  What does he mean?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Aside to CLEOPATRA</span>  To make his followers weep.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Tend me to-night;</div>
                     <div class="line">May be it is the period of your duty:</div>
                     <div class="line">Haply you shall not see me more; or if,</div>
                     <div class="line">A mangled shadow: perchance to-morrow</div>
                     <div class="line">You'll serve another master. I look on you</div>
                     <div class="line">As one that takes his leave. Mine honest friends,</div>
                     <div class="line">I turn you not away; but, like a master</div>
                     <div class="line">Married to your good service, stay till death:</div>
                     <div class="line">Tend me to-night two hours, I ask no more,</div>
                     <div class="line">And the gods yield you for't!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">What mean you, sir,</div>
                     <div class="line">To give them this discomfort? Look, they weep;</div>
                     <div class="line">And I, an ass, am onion-eyed: for shame,</div>
                     <div class="line">Transform us not to women.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Ho, ho, ho!</div>
                     <div class="line">Now the witch take me, if I meant it thus!</div>
                     <div class="line">Grace grow where those drops fall!</div>
                     <div class="line">My hearty friends,</div>
                     <div class="line">You take me in too dolorous a sense;</div>
                     <div class="line">For I spake to you for your comfort; did desire you</div>
                     <div class="line">To burn this night with torches: know, my hearts,</div>
                     <div class="line">I hope well of to-morrow; and will lead you</div>
                     <div class="line">Where rather I'll expect victorious life</div>
                     <div class="line">Than death and honour. Let's to supper, come,</div>
                     <div class="line">And drown consideration.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.4">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>3. SCENE III.  The same. Before the palace.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter two Soldiers to their guard</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Brother, good night: to-morrow is the day.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">It will determine one way: fare you well.</div>
                     <div class="line">Heard you of nothing strange about the streets?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Nothing. What news?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Belike 'tis but a rumour. Good night to you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, sir, good night.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter two other Soldiers</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Soldiers, have careful watch.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Third Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">And you. Good night, good night.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>They place themselves in every corner of the stage</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Fourth Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Here we: and if to-morrow</div>
                     <div class="line">Our navy thrive, I have an absolute hope</div>
                     <div class="line">Our landmen will stand up.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Third Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis a brave army,</div>
                     <div class="line">And full of purpose.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Music of the hautboys as under the stage</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Fourth Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Peace! what noise?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">List, list!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Hark!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Music i' the air.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Third Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Under the earth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Fourth Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">It signs well, does it not?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Third Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">No.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Peace, I say!</div>
                     <div class="line">What should this mean?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis the god Hercules, whom Antony loved,</div>
                     <div class="line">Now leaves him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Walk; let's see if other watchmen</div>
                     <div class="line">Do hear what we do?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>They advance to another post</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">How now, masters!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">All</div>
                     <div class="line">
                        <span>Speaking together</span>  How now!</div>
                     <div class="line">How now! do you hear this?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay; is't not strange?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Third Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Do you hear, masters? do you hear?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Follow the noise so far as we have quarter;</div>
                     <div class="line">Let's see how it will give off.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">All</div>
                     <div class="line">Content. 'Tis strange.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.5">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>4. SCENE IV.  The same. A room in the palace.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter MARK ANTONY and CLEOPATRA, CHARMIAN, and
others attending</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Eros! mine armour, Eros!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Sleep a little.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">No, my chuck. Eros, come; mine armour, Eros!</div>
                     <p>Enter EROS with armour</p>
                     <div class="line">Come good fellow, put mine iron on:</div>
                     <div class="line">If fortune be not ours to-day, it is</div>
                     <div class="line">Because we brave her: come.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, I'll help too.</div>
                     <div class="line">What's this for?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Ah, let be, let be! thou art</div>
                     <div class="line">The armourer of my heart: false, false; this, this.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Sooth, la, I'll help: thus it must be.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, well;</div>
                     <div class="line">We shall thrive now. Seest thou, my good fellow?</div>
                     <div class="line">Go put on thy defences.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">Briefly, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Is not this buckled well?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Rarely, rarely:</div>
                     <div class="line">He that unbuckles this, till we do please</div>
                     <div class="line">To daff't for our repose, shall hear a storm.</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou fumblest, Eros; and my queen's a squire</div>
                     <div class="line">More tight at this than thou: dispatch. O love,</div>
                     <div class="line">That thou couldst see my wars to-day, and knew'st</div>
                     <div class="line">The royal occupation! thou shouldst see</div>
                     <div class="line">A workman in't.</div>
                     <p>Enter an armed Soldier</p>
                     <div class="line">Good morrow to thee; welcome:</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou look'st like him that knows a warlike charge:</div>
                     <div class="line">To business that we love we rise betime,</div>
                     <div class="line">And go to't with delight.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">A thousand, sir,</div>
                     <div class="line">Early though't be, have on their riveted trim,</div>
                     <div class="line">And at the port expect you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Shout. Trumpets flourish</p>
               <p>Enter Captains and Soldiers</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Captain</div>
                     <div class="line">The morn is fair. Good morrow, general.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">All</div>
                     <div class="line">Good morrow, general.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis well blown, lads:</div>
                     <div class="line">This morning, like the spirit of a youth</div>
                     <div class="line">That means to be of note, begins betimes.</div>
                     <div class="line">So, so; come, give me that: this way; well said.</div>
                     <div class="line">Fare thee well, dame, whate'er becomes of me:</div>
                     <div class="line">This is a soldier's kiss: rebukeable</div>
                     <p>Kisses her</p>
                     <div class="line">And worthy shameful cheque it were, to stand</div>
                     <div class="line">On more mechanic compliment; I'll leave thee</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, like a man of steel. You that will fight,</div>
                     <div class="line">Follow me close; I'll bring you to't. Adieu.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt MARK ANTONY, EROS, Captains, and Soldiers</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Please you, retire to your chamber.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Lead me.</div>
                     <div class="line">He goes forth gallantly. That he and Caesar might</div>
                     <div class="line">Determine this great war in single fight!</div>
                     <div class="line">Then Antony,--but now--Well, on.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.6">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>5. SCENE V.  Alexandria. MARK ANTONY's camp.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Trumpets sound. Enter MARK ANTONY and EROS; a
Soldier meeting them</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">The gods make this a happy day to Antony!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Would thou and those thy scars had once prevail'd</div>
                     <div class="line">To make me fight at land!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Hadst thou done so,</div>
                     <div class="line">The kings that have revolted, and the soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">That has this morning left thee, would have still</div>
                     <div class="line">Follow'd thy heels.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Who's gone this morning?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Who!</div>
                     <div class="line">One ever near thee: call for Enobarbus,</div>
                     <div class="line">He shall not hear thee; or from Caesar's camp</div>
                     <div class="line">Say 'I am none of thine.'</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">What say'st thou?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir,</div>
                     <div class="line">He is with Caesar.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, his chests and treasure</div>
                     <div class="line">He has not with him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Is he gone?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Most certain.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Go, Eros, send his treasure after; do it;</div>
                     <div class="line">Detain no jot, I charge thee: write to him--</div>
                     <div class="line">I will subscribe--gentle adieus and greetings;</div>
                     <div class="line">Say that I wish he never find more cause</div>
                     <div class="line">To change a master. O, my fortunes have</div>
                     <div class="line">Corrupted honest men! Dispatch.--Enobarbus!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.7">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>6. SCENE VI.  Alexandria. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's camp.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Flourish. Enter OCTAVIUS CAESAR, AGRIPPA, with
DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS, and others</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Go forth, Agrippa, and begin the fight:</div>
                     <div class="line">Our will is Antony be took alive;</div>
                     <div class="line">Make it so known.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar, I shall.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">The time of universal peace is near:</div>
                     <div class="line">Prove this a prosperous day, the three-nook'd world</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall bear the olive freely.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter a Messenger</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">Is come into the field.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Go charge Agrippa</div>
                     <div class="line">Plant those that have revolted in the van,</div>
                     <div class="line">That Antony may seem to spend his fury</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon himself.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt all but DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Alexas did revolt; and went to Jewry on</div>
                     <div class="line">Affairs of Antony; there did persuade</div>
                     <div class="line">Great Herod to incline himself to Caesar,</div>
                     <div class="line">And leave his master Antony: for this pains</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar hath hang'd him. Canidius and the rest</div>
                     <div class="line">That fell away have entertainment, but</div>
                     <div class="line">No honourable trust. I have done ill;</div>
                     <div class="line">Of which I do accuse myself so sorely,</div>
                     <div class="line">That I will joy no more.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter a Soldier of CAESAR's</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Enobarbus, Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">Hath after thee sent all thy treasure, with</div>
                     <div class="line">His bounty overplus: the messenger</div>
                     <div class="line">Came on my guard; and at thy tent is now</div>
                     <div class="line">Unloading of his mules.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I give it you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Mock not, Enobarbus.</div>
                     <div class="line">I tell you true: best you safed the bringer</div>
                     <div class="line">Out of the host; I must attend mine office,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or would have done't myself. Your emperor</div>
                     <div class="line">Continues still a Jove.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I am alone the villain of the earth,</div>
                     <div class="line">And feel I am so most. O Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou mine of bounty, how wouldst thou have paid</div>
                     <div class="line">My better service, when my turpitude</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou dost so crown with gold! This blows my heart:</div>
                     <div class="line">If swift thought break it not, a swifter mean</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall outstrike thought: but thought will do't, I feel.</div>
                     <div class="line">I fight against thee! No: I will go seek</div>
                     <div class="line">Some ditch wherein to die; the foul'st best fits</div>
                     <div class="line">My latter part of life.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.8">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>7. SCENE VII.  Field of battle between the camps.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Alarum. Drums and trumpets. Enter AGRIPPA
and others</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">Retire, we have engaged ourselves too far:</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar himself has work, and our oppression</div>
                     <div class="line">Exceeds what we expected.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
               <p>Alarums. Enter MARK ANTONY and SCARUS wounded</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SCARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O my brave emperor, this is fought indeed!</div>
                     <div class="line">Had we done so at first, we had droven them home</div>
                     <div class="line">With clouts about their heads.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou bleed'st apace.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SCARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I had a wound here that was like a T,</div>
                     <div class="line">But now 'tis made an H.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">They do retire.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SCARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">We'll beat 'em into bench-holes: I have yet</div>
                     <div class="line">Room for six scotches more.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter EROS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">They are beaten, sir, and our advantage serves</div>
                     <div class="line">For a fair victory.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SCARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Let us score their backs,</div>
                     <div class="line">And snatch 'em up, as we take hares, behind:</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis sport to maul a runner.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I will reward thee</div>
                     <div class="line">Once for thy spritely comfort, and ten-fold</div>
                     <div class="line">For thy good valour. Come thee on.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SCARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll halt after.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.9">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>8. SCENE VIII.  Under the walls of Alexandria.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Alarum. Enter MARK ANTONY, in a march; SCARUS,
with others</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">We have beat him to his camp: run one before,</div>
                     <div class="line">And let the queen know of our gests. To-morrow,</div>
                     <div class="line">Before the sun shall see 's, we'll spill the blood</div>
                     <div class="line">That has to-day escaped. I thank you all;</div>
                     <div class="line">For doughty-handed are you, and have fought</div>
                     <div class="line">Not as you served the cause, but as 't had been</div>
                     <div class="line">Each man's like mine; you have shown all Hectors.</div>
                     <div class="line">Enter the city, clip your wives, your friends,</div>
                     <div class="line">Tell them your feats; whilst they with joyful tears</div>
                     <div class="line">Wash the congealment from your wounds, and kiss</div>
                     <div class="line">The honour'd gashes whole.</div>
                     <p>To SCARUS</p>
                     <div class="line">Give me thy hand</div>
                     <p>Enter CLEOPATRA, attended</p>
                     <div class="line">To this great fairy I'll commend thy acts,</div>
                     <div class="line">Make her thanks bless thee.</div>
                     <p>To CLEOPATRA</p>
                     <div class="line">O thou day o' the world,</div>
                     <div class="line">Chain mine arm'd neck; leap thou, attire and all,</div>
                     <div class="line">Through proof of harness to my heart, and there</div>
                     <div class="line">Ride on the pants triumphing!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Lord of lords!</div>
                     <div class="line">O infinite virtue, comest thou smiling from</div>
                     <div class="line">The world's great snare uncaught?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">My nightingale,</div>
                     <div class="line">We have beat them to their beds. What, girl!</div>
                     <div class="line">though grey</div>
                     <div class="line">Do something mingle with our younger brown, yet ha' we</div>
                     <div class="line">A brain that nourishes our nerves, and can</div>
                     <div class="line">Get goal for goal of youth. Behold this man;</div>
                     <div class="line">Commend unto his lips thy favouring hand:</div>
                     <div class="line">Kiss it, my warrior: he hath fought to-day</div>
                     <div class="line">As if a god, in hate of mankind, had</div>
                     <div class="line">Destroy'd in such a shape.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll give thee, friend,</div>
                     <div class="line">An armour all of gold; it was a king's.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">He has deserved it, were it carbuncled</div>
                     <div class="line">Like holy Phoebus' car. Give me thy hand:</div>
                     <div class="line">Through Alexandria make a jolly march;</div>
                     <div class="line">Bear our hack'd targets like the men that owe them:</div>
                     <div class="line">Had our great palace the capacity</div>
                     <div class="line">To camp this host, we all would sup together,</div>
                     <div class="line">And drink carouses to the next day's fate,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which promises royal peril. Trumpeters,</div>
                     <div class="line">With brazen din blast you the city's ear;</div>
                     <div class="line">Make mingle with rattling tabourines;</div>
                     <div class="line">That heaven and earth may strike their sounds together,</div>
                     <div class="line">Applauding our approach.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.10">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>9. SCENE IX.  OCTAVIUS CAESAR's camp.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Sentinels at their post</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">If we be not relieved within this hour,</div>
                     <div class="line">We must return to the court of guard: the night</div>
                     <div class="line">Is shiny; and they say we shall embattle</div>
                     <div class="line">By the second hour i' the morn.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">This last day was</div>
                     <div class="line">A shrewd one to's.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O, bear me witness, night,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Third Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">What man is this?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Stand close, and list him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Be witness to me, O thou blessed moon,</div>
                     <div class="line">When men revolted shall upon record</div>
                     <div class="line">Bear hateful memory, poor Enobarbus did</div>
                     <div class="line">Before thy face repent!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Enobarbus!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Third Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Peace!</div>
                     <div class="line">Hark further.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O sovereign mistress of true melancholy,</div>
                     <div class="line">The poisonous damp of night disponge upon me,</div>
                     <div class="line">That life, a very rebel to my will,</div>
                     <div class="line">May hang no longer on me: throw my heart</div>
                     <div class="line">Against the flint and hardness of my fault:</div>
                     <div class="line">Which, being dried with grief, will break to powder,</div>
                     <div class="line">And finish all foul thoughts. O Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nobler than my revolt is infamous,</div>
                     <div class="line">Forgive me in thine own particular;</div>
                     <div class="line">But let the world rank me in register</div>
                     <div class="line">A master-leaver and a fugitive:</div>
                     <div class="line">O Antony! O Antony!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Dies</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Let's speak To him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Let's hear him, for the things he speaks</div>
                     <div class="line">May concern Caesar.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Third Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Let's do so. But he sleeps.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Swoons rather; for so bad a prayer as his</div>
                     <div class="line">Was never yet for sleep.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Go we to him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Third Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Awake, sir, awake; speak to us.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Hear you, sir?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">The hand of death hath raught him.</div>
                     <p>Drums afar off</p>
                     <div class="line">Hark! the drums</div>
                     <div class="line">Demurely wake the sleepers. Let us bear him</div>
                     <div class="line">To the court of guard; he is of note: our hour</div>
                     <div class="line">Is fully out.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Third Soldier</div>
                     <div class="line">Come on, then;</div>
                     <div class="line">He may recover yet.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt with the body</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.11">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>10. SCENE X.  Between the two camps.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter MARK ANTONY and SCARUS, with their Army</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Their preparation is to-day by sea;</div>
                     <div class="line">We please them not by land.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SCARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">For both, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I would they'ld fight i' the fire or i' the air;</div>
                     <div class="line">We'ld fight there too. But this it is; our foot</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon the hills adjoining to the city</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall stay with us: order for sea is given;</div>
                     <div class="line">They have put forth the haven</div>
                     <div class="line">Where their appointment we may best discover,</div>
                     <div class="line">And look on their endeavour.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.12">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>11. SCENE XI.  Another part of the same.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter OCTAVIUS CAESAR, and his Army</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">But being charged, we will be still by land,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which, as I take't, we shall; for his best force</div>
                     <div class="line">Is forth to man his galleys. To the vales,</div>
                     <div class="line">And hold our best advantage.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.13">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>12. SCENE XII.  Another part of the same.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter MARK ANTONY and SCARUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet they are not join'd: where yond pine</div>
                     <div class="line">does stand,</div>
                     <div class="line">I shall discover all: I'll bring thee word</div>
                     <div class="line">Straight, how 'tis like to go.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SCARUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Swallows have built</div>
                     <div class="line">In Cleopatra's sails their nests: the augurers</div>
                     <div class="line">Say they know not, they cannot tell; look grimly,</div>
                     <div class="line">And dare not speak their knowledge. Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">Is valiant, and dejected; and, by starts,</div>
                     <div class="line">His fretted fortunes give him hope, and fear,</div>
                     <div class="line">Of what he has, and has not.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Alarum afar off, as at a sea-fight</p>
               <p>Re-enter MARK ANTONY</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">All is lost;</div>
                     <div class="line">This foul Egyptian hath betrayed me:</div>
                     <div class="line">My fleet hath yielded to the foe; and yonder</div>
                     <div class="line">They cast their caps up and carouse together</div>
                     <div class="line">Like friends long lost. Triple-turn'd whore!</div>
                     <div class="line">'tis thou</div>
                     <div class="line">Hast sold me to this novice; and my heart</div>
                     <div class="line">Makes only wars on thee. Bid them all fly;</div>
                     <div class="line">For when I am revenged upon my charm,</div>
                     <div class="line">I have done all. Bid them all fly; begone.</div>
                     <p>Exit SCARUS</p>
                     <div class="line">O sun, thy uprise shall I see no more:</div>
                     <div class="line">Fortune and Antony part here; even here</div>
                     <div class="line">Do we shake hands. All come to this? The hearts</div>
                     <div class="line">That spaniel'd me at heels, to whom I gave</div>
                     <div class="line">Their wishes, do discandy, melt their sweets</div>
                     <div class="line">On blossoming Caesar; and this pine is bark'd,</div>
                     <div class="line">That overtopp'd them all. Betray'd I am:</div>
                     <div class="line">O this false soul of Egypt! this grave charm,--</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose eye beck'd forth my wars, and call'd them home;</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose bosom was my crownet, my chief end,--</div>
                     <div class="line">Like a right gipsy, hath, at fast and loose,</div>
                     <div class="line">Beguiled me to the very heart of loss.</div>
                     <div class="line">What, Eros, Eros!</div>
                     <p>Enter CLEOPATRA</p>
                     <div class="line">Ah, thou spell! Avaunt!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why is my lord enraged against his love?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Vanish, or I shall give thee thy deserving,</div>
                     <div class="line">And blemish Caesar's triumph. Let him take thee,</div>
                     <div class="line">And hoist thee up to the shouting plebeians:</div>
                     <div class="line">Follow his chariot, like the greatest spot</div>
                     <div class="line">Of all thy sex; most monster-like, be shown</div>
                     <div class="line">For poor'st diminutives, for doits; and let</div>
                     <div class="line">Patient Octavia plough thy visage up</div>
                     <div class="line">With her prepared nails.</div>
                     <p>Exit CLEOPATRA</p>
                     <div class="line">'Tis well thou'rt gone,</div>
                     <div class="line">If it be well to live; but better 'twere</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou fell'st into my fury, for one death</div>
                     <div class="line">Might have prevented many. Eros, ho!</div>
                     <div class="line">The shirt of Nessus is upon me: teach me,</div>
                     <div class="line">Alcides, thou mine ancestor, thy rage:</div>
                     <div class="line">Let me lodge Lichas on the horns o' the moon;</div>
                     <div class="line">And with those hands, that grasp'd the heaviest club,</div>
                     <div class="line">Subdue my worthiest self. The witch shall die:</div>
                     <div class="line">To the young Roman boy she hath sold me, and I fall</div>
                     <div class="line">Under this plot; she dies for't. Eros, ho!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.14">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>13. SCENE XIII.  Alexandria. Cleopatra's palace.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter CLEOPATRA, CHARMIAN, IRAS, and MARDIAN</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Help me, my women! O, he is more mad</div>
                     <div class="line">Than Telamon for his shield; the boar of Thessaly</div>
                     <div class="line">Was never so emboss'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">To the monument!</div>
                     <div class="line">There lock yourself, and send him word you are dead.</div>
                     <div class="line">The soul and body rive not more in parting</div>
                     <div class="line">Than greatness going off.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">To the monument!</div>
                     <div class="line">Mardian, go tell him I have slain myself;</div>
                     <div class="line">Say, that the last I spoke was 'Antony,'</div>
                     <div class="line">And word it, prithee, piteously: hence, Mardian,</div>
                     <div class="line">And bring me how he takes my death.</div>
                     <div class="line">To the monument!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.15">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>14. SCENE XIV.  The same. Another room.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter MARK ANTONY and EROS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Eros, thou yet behold'st me?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, noble lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Sometimes we see a cloud that's dragonish;</div>
                     <div class="line">A vapour sometime like a bear or lion,</div>
                     <div class="line">A tower'd citadel, a pendent rock,</div>
                     <div class="line">A forked mountain, or blue promontory</div>
                     <div class="line">With trees upon't, that nod unto the world,</div>
                     <div class="line">And mock our eyes with air: thou hast seen</div>
                     <div class="line">these signs;</div>
                     <div class="line">They are black vesper's pageants.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, my lord,</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">That which is now a horse, even with a thought</div>
                     <div class="line">The rack dislimns, and makes it indistinct,</div>
                     <div class="line">As water is in water.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">It does, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">My good knave Eros, now thy captain is</div>
                     <div class="line">Even such a body: here I am Antony:</div>
                     <div class="line">Yet cannot hold this visible shape, my knave.</div>
                     <div class="line">I made these wars for Egypt: and the queen,--</div>
                     <div class="line">Whose heart I thought I had, for she had mine;</div>
                     <div class="line">Which whilst it was mine had annex'd unto't</div>
                     <div class="line">A million more, now lost,--she, Eros, has</div>
                     <div class="line">Pack'd cards with Caesar, and false-play'd my glory</div>
                     <div class="line">Unto an enemy's triumph.</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, weep not, gentle Eros; there is left us</div>
                     <div class="line">Ourselves to end ourselves.</div>
                     <p>Enter MARDIAN</p>
                     <div class="line">O! thy vile lady!</div>
                     <div class="line">She has robb'd me of my sword.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARDIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">No, Antony;</div>
                     <div class="line">My mistress loved thee, and her fortunes mingled</div>
                     <div class="line">With thine entirely.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Hence, saucy eunuch; peace!</div>
                     <div class="line">She hath betray'd me and shall die the death.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARDIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Death of one person can be paid but once,</div>
                     <div class="line">And that she has discharged: what thou wouldst do</div>
                     <div class="line">Is done unto thy hand: the last she spake</div>
                     <div class="line">Was 'Antony! most noble Antony!'</div>
                     <div class="line">Then in the midst a tearing groan did break</div>
                     <div class="line">The name of Antony; it was divided</div>
                     <div class="line">Between her heart and lips: she render'd life,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy name so buried in her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Dead, then?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARDIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Dead.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Unarm, Eros; the long day's task is done,</div>
                     <div class="line">And we must sleep.</div>
                     <p>To MARDIAN</p>
                     <div class="line">That thou depart'st hence safe,</div>
                     <div class="line">Does pay thy labour richly; go.</div>
                     <p>Exit MARDIAN</p>
                     <div class="line">Off, pluck off:</div>
                     <div class="line">The seven-fold shield of Ajax cannot keep</div>
                     <div class="line">The battery from my heart. O, cleave, my sides!</div>
                     <div class="line">Heart, once be stronger than thy continent,</div>
                     <div class="line">Crack thy frail case! Apace, Eros, apace.</div>
                     <div class="line">No more a soldier: bruised pieces, go;</div>
                     <div class="line">You have been nobly borne. From me awhile.</div>
                     <p>Exit EROS</p>
                     <div class="line">I will o'ertake thee, Cleopatra, and</div>
                     <div class="line">Weep for my pardon. So it must be, for now</div>
                     <div class="line">All length is torture: since the torch is out,</div>
                     <div class="line">Lie down, and stray no farther: now all labour</div>
                     <div class="line">Mars what it does; yea, very force entangles</div>
                     <div class="line">Itself with strength: seal then, and all is done.</div>
                     <div class="line">Eros!--I come, my queen:--Eros!--Stay for me:</div>
                     <div class="line">Where souls do couch on flowers, we'll hand in hand,</div>
                     <div class="line">And with our sprightly port make the ghosts gaze:</div>
                     <div class="line">Dido and her AEneas shall want troops,</div>
                     <div class="line">And all the haunt be ours. Come, Eros, Eros!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter EROS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">What would my lord?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Since Cleopatra died,</div>
                     <div class="line">I have lived in such dishonour, that the gods</div>
                     <div class="line">Detest my baseness. I, that with my sword</div>
                     <div class="line">Quarter'd the world, and o'er green Neptune's back</div>
                     <div class="line">With ships made cities, condemn myself to lack</div>
                     <div class="line">The courage of a woman; less noble mind</div>
                     <div class="line">Than she which by her death our Caesar tells</div>
                     <div class="line">'I am conqueror of myself.' Thou art sworn, Eros,</div>
                     <div class="line">That, when the exigent should come, which now</div>
                     <div class="line">Is come indeed, when I should see behind me</div>
                     <div class="line">The inevitable prosecution of</div>
                     <div class="line">Disgrace and horror, that, on my command,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou then wouldst kill me: do't; the time is come:</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou strikest not me, 'tis Caesar thou defeat'st.</div>
                     <div class="line">Put colour in thy cheek.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">The gods withhold me!</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall I do that which all the Parthian darts,</div>
                     <div class="line">Though enemy, lost aim, and could not?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Eros,</div>
                     <div class="line">Wouldst thou be window'd in great Rome and see</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy master thus with pleach'd arms, bending down</div>
                     <div class="line">His corrigible neck, his face subdued</div>
                     <div class="line">To penetrative shame, whilst the wheel'd seat</div>
                     <div class="line">Of fortunate Caesar, drawn before him, branded</div>
                     <div class="line">His baseness that ensued?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">I would not see't.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, then; for with a wound I must be cured.</div>
                     <div class="line">Draw that thy honest sword, which thou hast worn</div>
                     <div class="line">Most useful for thy country.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">O, sir, pardon me!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">When I did make thee free, sworest thou not then</div>
                     <div class="line">To do this when I bade thee? Do it at once;</div>
                     <div class="line">Or thy precedent services are all</div>
                     <div class="line">But accidents unpurposed. Draw, and come.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">Turn from me, then, that noble countenance,</div>
                     <div class="line">Wherein the worship of the whole world lies.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Lo thee!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Turning from him</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">My sword is drawn.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Then let it do at once</div>
                     <div class="line">The thing why thou hast drawn it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">My dear master,</div>
                     <div class="line">My captain, and my emperor, let me say,</div>
                     <div class="line">Before I strike this bloody stroke, farewell.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis said, man; and farewell.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">Farewell, great chief. Shall I strike now?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, Eros.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">EROS</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, there then: thus I do escape the sorrow</div>
                     <div class="line">Of Antony's death.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Kills himself</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Thrice-nobler than myself!</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou teachest me, O valiant Eros, what</div>
                     <div class="line">I should, and thou couldst not. My queen and Eros</div>
                     <div class="line">Have by their brave instruction got upon me</div>
                     <div class="line">A nobleness in record: but I will be</div>
                     <div class="line">A bridegroom in my death, and run into't</div>
                     <div class="line">As to a lover's bed. Come, then; and, Eros,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy master dies thy scholar: to do thus</div>
                     <p>Falling on his sword</p>
                     <div class="line">I learn'd of thee. How! not dead? not dead?</div>
                     <div class="line">The guard, ho! O, dispatch me!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter DERCETAS and Guard</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">What's the noise?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I have done my work in, friends: O, make an end</div>
                     <div class="line">Of what I have begun.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">The star is fall'n.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">And time is at his period.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">All</div>
                     <div class="line">Alas, and woe!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Let him that loves me strike me dead.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">Not I.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor I.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Third Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor any one.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt Guard</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DERCETAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Thy death and fortunes bid thy followers fly.</div>
                     <div class="line">This sword but shown to Caesar, with this tidings,</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall enter me with him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter DIOMEDES</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Where's Antony?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DERCETAS</div>
                     <div class="line">There, Diomed there.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Lives he?</div>
                     <div class="line">Wilt thou not answer, man?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit DERCETAS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Art thou there, Diomed? Draw thy sword, and give me</div>
                     <div class="line">Sufficing strokes for death.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Most absolute lord,</div>
                     <div class="line">My mistress Cleopatra sent me to thee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">When did she send thee?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, my lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is she?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">Lock'd in her monument. She had a prophesying fear</div>
                     <div class="line">Of what hath come to pass: for when she saw--</div>
                     <div class="line">Which never shall be found--you did suspect</div>
                     <div class="line">She had disposed with Caesar, and that your rage</div>
                     <div class="line">Would not be purged, she sent you word she was dead;</div>
                     <div class="line">But, fearing since how it might work, hath sent</div>
                     <div class="line">Me to proclaim the truth; and I am come,</div>
                     <div class="line">I dread, too late.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Too late, good Diomed: call my guard, I prithee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">What, ho, the emperor's guard! The guard, what, ho!</div>
                     <div class="line">Come, your lord calls!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter four or five of the Guard of MARK ANTONY</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Bear me, good friends, where Cleopatra bides;</div>
                     <div class="line">'Tis the last service that I shall command you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">Woe, woe are we, sir, you may not live to wear</div>
                     <div class="line">All your true followers out.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">All</div>
                     <div class="line">Most heavy day!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, good my fellows, do not please sharp fate</div>
                     <div class="line">To grace it with your sorrows: bid that welcome</div>
                     <div class="line">Which comes to punish us, and we punish it</div>
                     <div class="line">Seeming to bear it lightly. Take me up:</div>
                     <div class="line">I have led you oft: carry me now, good friends,</div>
                     <div class="line">And have my thanks for all.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt, bearing MARK ANTONY</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.6.16">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>15. SCENE XV.  The same. A monument.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter CLEOPATRA and her maids aloft, with
CHARMIAN and IRAS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">O Charmian, I will never go from hence.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Be comforted, dear madam.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">No, I will not:</div>
                     <div class="line">All strange and terrible events are welcome,</div>
                     <div class="line">But comforts we despise; our size of sorrow,</div>
                     <div class="line">Proportion'd to our cause, must be as great</div>
                     <div class="line">As that which makes it.</div>
                     <p>Enter, below, DIOMEDES</p>
                     <div class="line">How now! is he dead?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DIOMEDES</div>
                     <div class="line">His death's upon him, but not dead.</div>
                     <div class="line">Look out o' the other side your monument;</div>
                     <div class="line">His guard have brought him thither.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter, below, MARK ANTONY, borne by the Guard</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">O sun,</div>
                     <div class="line">Burn the great sphere thou movest in!</div>
                     <div class="line">darkling stand</div>
                     <div class="line">The varying shore o' the world. O Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">Antony, Antony! Help, Charmian, help, Iras, help;</div>
                     <div class="line">Help, friends below; let's draw him hither.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Peace!</div>
                     <div class="line">Not Caesar's valour hath o'erthrown Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">But Antony's hath triumph'd on itself.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">So it should be, that none but Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">Should conquer Antony; but woe 'tis so!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I am dying, Egypt, dying; only</div>
                     <div class="line">I here importune death awhile, until</div>
                     <div class="line">Of many thousand kisses the poor last</div>
                     <div class="line">I lay up thy lips.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I dare not, dear,--</div>
                     <div class="line">Dear my lord, pardon,--I dare not,</div>
                     <div class="line">Lest I be taken: not the imperious show</div>
                     <div class="line">Of the full-fortuned Caesar ever shall</div>
                     <div class="line">Be brooch'd with me; if knife, drugs,</div>
                     <div class="line">serpents, have</div>
                     <div class="line">Edge, sting, or operation, I am safe:</div>
                     <div class="line">Your wife Octavia, with her modest eyes</div>
                     <div class="line">And still conclusion, shall acquire no honour</div>
                     <div class="line">Demuring upon me. But come, come, Antony,--</div>
                     <div class="line">Help me, my women,--we must draw thee up:</div>
                     <div class="line">Assist, good friends.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">O, quick, or I am gone.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Here's sport indeed! How heavy weighs my lord!</div>
                     <div class="line">Our strength is all gone into heaviness,</div>
                     <div class="line">That makes the weight: had I great Juno's power,</div>
                     <div class="line">The strong-wing'd Mercury should fetch thee up,</div>
                     <div class="line">And set thee by Jove's side. Yet come a little,--</div>
                     <div class="line">Wishes were ever fools,--O, come, come, come;</div>
                     <p>They heave MARK ANTONY aloft to CLEOPATRA</p>
                     <div class="line">And welcome, welcome! die where thou hast lived:</div>
                     <div class="line">Quicken with kissing: had my lips that power,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thus would I wear them out.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">All</div>
                     <div class="line">A heavy sight!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">I am dying, Egypt, dying:</div>
                     <div class="line">Give me some wine, and let me speak a little.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">No, let me speak; and let me rail so high,</div>
                     <div class="line">That the false housewife Fortune break her wheel,</div>
                     <div class="line">Provoked by my offence.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">One word, sweet queen:</div>
                     <div class="line">Of Caesar seek your honour, with your safety. O!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">They do not go together.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">Gentle, hear me:</div>
                     <div class="line">None about Caesar trust but Proculeius.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">My resolution and my hands I'll trust;</div>
                     <div class="line">None about Caesar.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MARK ANTONY</div>
                     <div class="line">The miserable change now at my end</div>
                     <div class="line">Lament nor sorrow at; but please your thoughts</div>
                     <div class="line">In feeding them with those my former fortunes</div>
                     <div class="line">Wherein I lived, the greatest prince o' the world,</div>
                     <div class="line">The noblest; and do now not basely die,</div>
                     <div class="line">Not cowardly put off my helmet to</div>
                     <div class="line">My countryman,--a Roman by a Roman</div>
                     <div class="line">Valiantly vanquish'd. Now my spirit is going;</div>
                     <div class="line">I can no more.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Noblest of men, woo't die?</div>
                     <div class="line">Hast thou no care of me? shall I abide</div>
                     <div class="line">In this dull world, which in thy absence is</div>
                     <div class="line">No better than a sty? O, see, my women,</div>
                     <p>MARK ANTONY dies</p>
                     <div class="line">The crown o' the earth doth melt. My lord!</div>
                     <div class="line">O, wither'd is the garland of the war,</div>
                     <div class="line">The soldier's pole is fall'n: young boys and girls</div>
                     <div class="line">Are level now with men; the odds is gone,</div>
                     <div class="line">And there is nothing left remarkable</div>
                     <div class="line">Beneath the visiting moon.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Faints</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">O, quietness, lady!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">She is dead too, our sovereign.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Lady!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">O madam, madam, madam!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Royal Egypt, Empress!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Peace, peace, Iras!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">No more, but e'en a woman, and commanded</div>
                     <div class="line">By such poor passion as the maid that milks</div>
                     <div class="line">And does the meanest chares. It were for me</div>
                     <div class="line">To throw my sceptre at the injurious gods;</div>
                     <div class="line">To tell them that this world did equal theirs</div>
                     <div class="line">Till they had stol'n our jewel. All's but naught;</div>
                     <div class="line">Patience is scottish, and impatience does</div>
                     <div class="line">Become a dog that's mad: then is it sin</div>
                     <div class="line">To rush into the secret house of death,</div>
                     <div class="line">Ere death dare come to us? How do you, women?</div>
                     <div class="line">What, what! good cheer! Why, how now, Charmian!</div>
                     <div class="line">My noble girls! Ah, women, women, look,</div>
                     <div class="line">Our lamp is spent, it's out! Good sirs, take heart:</div>
                     <div class="line">We'll bury him; and then, what's brave,</div>
                     <div class="line">what's noble,</div>
                     <div class="line">Let's do it after the high Roman fashion,</div>
                     <div class="line">And make death proud to take us. Come, away:</div>
                     <div class="line">This case of that huge spirit now is cold:</div>
                     <div class="line">Ah, women, women! come; we have no friend</div>
                     <div class="line">But resolution, and the briefest end.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt; those above bearing off MARK ANTONY's body</p>
            </section>
         </article>
         <article class="chapter" id="R.1.7">
            <header class="chapter-titlepage">
               <h2>Chapter 5. ACT V</h2>
            </header>
            <div class="lists-of-titles">
               <div class="toc">
                  <p>
                     <b>Table of Contents</b>
                  </p>
                  <ul class="toc">
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.7.2">1. SCENE I.  Alexandria. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's camp.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                     <li>
                        <span>
                           <a href="#R.1.7.3">2. SCENE II.  Alexandria. A room in the monument.</a>
                        </span>
                     </li>
                  </ul>
               </div>
            </div>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.7.2">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>1. SCENE I.  Alexandria. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's camp.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter OCTAVIUS CAESAR, AGRIPPA, DOLABELLA, MECAENAS,
GALLUS, PROCULEIUS, and others, his council of war</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Go to him, Dolabella, bid him yield;</div>
                     <div class="line">Being so frustrate, tell him he mocks</div>
                     <div class="line">The pauses that he makes.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar, I shall.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <p>Enter DERCETAS, with the sword of MARK ANTONY</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Wherefore is that? and what art thou that darest</div>
                     <div class="line">Appear thus to us?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DERCETAS</div>
                     <div class="line">I am call'd Dercetas;</div>
                     <div class="line">Mark Antony I served, who best was worthy</div>
                     <div class="line">Best to be served: whilst he stood up and spoke,</div>
                     <div class="line">He was my master; and I wore my life</div>
                     <div class="line">To spend upon his haters. If thou please</div>
                     <div class="line">To take me to thee, as I was to him</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll be to Caesar; if thou pleasest not,</div>
                     <div class="line">I yield thee up my life.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">What is't thou say'st?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DERCETAS</div>
                     <div class="line">I say, O Caesar, Antony is dead.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">The breaking of so great a thing should make</div>
                     <div class="line">A greater crack: the round world</div>
                     <div class="line">Should have shook lions into civil streets,</div>
                     <div class="line">And citizens to their dens: the death of Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">Is not a single doom; in the name lay</div>
                     <div class="line">A moiety of the world.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DERCETAS</div>
                     <div class="line">He is dead, Caesar:</div>
                     <div class="line">Not by a public minister of justice,</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor by a hired knife; but that self hand,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which writ his honour in the acts it did,</div>
                     <div class="line">Hath, with the courage which the heart did lend it,</div>
                     <div class="line">Splitted the heart. This is his sword;</div>
                     <div class="line">I robb'd his wound of it; behold it stain'd</div>
                     <div class="line">With his most noble blood.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Look you sad, friends?</div>
                     <div class="line">The gods rebuke me, but it is tidings</div>
                     <div class="line">To wash the eyes of kings.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">And strange it is,</div>
                     <div class="line">That nature must compel us to lament</div>
                     <div class="line">Our most persisted deeds.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MECAENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">His taints and honours</div>
                     <div class="line">Waged equal with him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">AGRIPPA</div>
                     <div class="line">A rarer spirit never</div>
                     <div class="line">Did steer humanity: but you, gods, will give us</div>
                     <div class="line">Some faults to make us men. Caesar is touch'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">MECAENAS</div>
                     <div class="line">When such a spacious mirror's set before him,</div>
                     <div class="line">He needs must see himself.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">O Antony!</div>
                     <div class="line">I have follow'd thee to this; but we do lance</div>
                     <div class="line">Diseases in our bodies: I must perforce</div>
                     <div class="line">Have shown to thee such a declining day,</div>
                     <div class="line">Or look on thine; we could not stall together</div>
                     <div class="line">In the whole world: but yet let me lament,</div>
                     <div class="line">With tears as sovereign as the blood of hearts,</div>
                     <div class="line">That thou, my brother, my competitor</div>
                     <div class="line">In top of all design, my mate in empire,</div>
                     <div class="line">Friend and companion in the front of war,</div>
                     <div class="line">The arm of mine own body, and the heart</div>
                     <div class="line">Where mine his thoughts did kindle,--that our stars,</div>
                     <div class="line">Unreconciliable, should divide</div>
                     <div class="line">Our equalness to this. Hear me, good friends--</div>
                     <div class="line">But I will tell you at some meeter season:</div>
                     <p>Enter an Egyptian</p>
                     <div class="line">The business of this man looks out of him;</div>
                     <div class="line">We'll hear him what he says. Whence are you?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Egyptian</div>
                     <div class="line">A poor Egyptian yet. The queen my mistress,</div>
                     <div class="line">Confined in all she has, her monument,</div>
                     <div class="line">Of thy intents desires instruction,</div>
                     <div class="line">That she preparedly may frame herself</div>
                     <div class="line">To the way she's forced to.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Bid her have good heart:</div>
                     <div class="line">She soon shall know of us, by some of ours,</div>
                     <div class="line">How honourable and how kindly we</div>
                     <div class="line">Determine for her; for Caesar cannot live</div>
                     <div class="line">To be ungentle.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Egyptian</div>
                     <div class="line">So the gods preserve thee!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Come hither, Proculeius. Go and say,</div>
                     <div class="line">We purpose her no shame: give her what comforts</div>
                     <div class="line">The quality of her passion shall require,</div>
                     <div class="line">Lest, in her greatness, by some mortal stroke</div>
                     <div class="line">She do defeat us; for her life in Rome</div>
                     <div class="line">Would be eternal in our triumph: go,</div>
                     <div class="line">And with your speediest bring us what she says,</div>
                     <div class="line">And how you find of her.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PROCULEIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar, I shall.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Gallus, go you along.</div>
                     <p>Exit GALLUS</p>
                     <div class="line">Where's Dolabella,</div>
                     <div class="line">To second Proculeius?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">All</div>
                     <div class="line">Dolabella!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Let him alone, for I remember now</div>
                     <div class="line">How he's employ'd: he shall in time be ready.</div>
                     <div class="line">Go with me to my tent; where you shall see</div>
                     <div class="line">How hardly I was drawn into this war;</div>
                     <div class="line">How calm and gentle I proceeded still</div>
                     <div class="line">In all my writings: go with me, and see</div>
                     <div class="line">What I can show in this.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt</p>
            </section>
            <section class="section" id="R.1.7.3">
               <div class="section-titlepage">
                  <h2>2. SCENE II.  Alexandria. A room in the monument.</h2>
               </div>
               <p>Enter CLEOPATRA, CHARMIAN, and IRAS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">My desolation does begin to make</div>
                     <div class="line">A better life. 'Tis paltry to be Caesar;</div>
                     <div class="line">Not being Fortune, he's but Fortune's knave,</div>
                     <div class="line">A minister of her will: and it is great</div>
                     <div class="line">To do that thing that ends all other deeds;</div>
                     <div class="line">Which shackles accidents and bolts up change;</div>
                     <div class="line">Which sleeps, and never palates more the dug,</div>
                     <div class="line">The beggar's nurse and Caesar's.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter, to the gates of the monument, PROCULEIUS,
GALLUS and Soldiers</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PROCULEIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar sends greeting to the Queen of Egypt;</div>
                     <div class="line">And bids thee study on what fair demands</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou mean'st to have him grant thee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">What's thy name?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PROCULEIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">My name is Proculeius.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">Did tell me of you, bade me trust you; but</div>
                     <div class="line">I do not greatly care to be deceived,</div>
                     <div class="line">That have no use for trusting. If your master</div>
                     <div class="line">Would have a queen his beggar, you must tell him,</div>
                     <div class="line">That majesty, to keep decorum, must</div>
                     <div class="line">No less beg than a kingdom: if he please</div>
                     <div class="line">To give me conquer'd Egypt for my son,</div>
                     <div class="line">He gives me so much of mine own, as I</div>
                     <div class="line">Will kneel to him with thanks.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PROCULEIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Be of good cheer;</div>
                     <div class="line">You're fall'n into a princely hand, fear nothing:</div>
                     <div class="line">Make your full reference freely to my lord,</div>
                     <div class="line">Who is so full of grace, that it flows over</div>
                     <div class="line">On all that need: let me report to him</div>
                     <div class="line">Your sweet dependency; and you shall find</div>
                     <div class="line">A conqueror that will pray in aid for kindness,</div>
                     <div class="line">Where he for grace is kneel'd to.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Pray you, tell him</div>
                     <div class="line">I am his fortune's vassal, and I send him</div>
                     <div class="line">The greatness he has got. I hourly learn</div>
                     <div class="line">A doctrine of obedience; and would gladly</div>
                     <div class="line">Look him i' the face.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PROCULEIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">This I'll report, dear lady.</div>
                     <div class="line">Have comfort, for I know your plight is pitied</div>
                     <div class="line">Of him that caused it.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">GALLUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You see how easily she may be surprised:</div>
                     <p>Here PROCULEIUS and two of the Guard ascend the
monument by a ladder placed against a window, and,
having descended, come behind CLEOPATRA. Some of
the Guard unbar and open the gates</p>
                     <p>To PROCULEIUS and the Guard</p>
                     <div class="line">Guard her till Caesar come.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Royal queen!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">O Cleopatra! thou art taken, queen:</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Quick, quick, good hands.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Drawing a dagger</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PROCULEIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Hold, worthy lady, hold:</div>
                     <p>Seizes and disarms her</p>
                     <div class="line">Do not yourself such wrong, who are in this</div>
                     <div class="line">Relieved, but not betray'd.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">What, of death too,</div>
                     <div class="line">That rids our dogs of languish?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PROCULEIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Cleopatra,</div>
                     <div class="line">Do not abuse my master's bounty by</div>
                     <div class="line">The undoing of yourself: let the world see</div>
                     <div class="line">His nobleness well acted, which your death</div>
                     <div class="line">Will never let come forth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Where art thou, death?</div>
                     <div class="line">Come hither, come! come, come, and take a queen</div>
                     <div class="line">Worthy many babes and beggars!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PROCULEIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">O, temperance, lady!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, I will eat no meat, I'll not drink, sir;</div>
                     <div class="line">If idle talk will once be necessary,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll not sleep neither: this mortal house I'll ruin,</div>
                     <div class="line">Do Caesar what he can. Know, sir, that I</div>
                     <div class="line">Will not wait pinion'd at your master's court;</div>
                     <div class="line">Nor once be chastised with the sober eye</div>
                     <div class="line">Of dull Octavia. Shall they hoist me up</div>
                     <div class="line">And show me to the shouting varletry</div>
                     <div class="line">Of censuring Rome? Rather a ditch in Egypt</div>
                     <div class="line">Be gentle grave unto me! rather on Nilus' mud</div>
                     <div class="line">Lay me stark naked, and let the water-flies</div>
                     <div class="line">Blow me into abhorring! rather make</div>
                     <div class="line">My country's high pyramides my gibbet,</div>
                     <div class="line">And hang me up in chains!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PROCULEIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">You do extend</div>
                     <div class="line">These thoughts of horror further than you shall</div>
                     <div class="line">Find cause in Caesar.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter DOLABELLA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">Proculeius,</div>
                     <div class="line">What thou hast done thy master Caesar knows,</div>
                     <div class="line">And he hath sent for thee: for the queen,</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll take her to my guard.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">PROCULEIUS</div>
                     <div class="line">So, Dolabella,</div>
                     <div class="line">It shall content me best: be gentle to her.</div>
                     <p>To CLEOPATRA</p>
                     <div class="line">To Caesar I will speak what you shall please,</div>
                     <div class="line">If you'll employ me to him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Say, I would die.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exeunt PROCULEIUS and Soldiers</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">Most noble empress, you have heard of me?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I cannot tell.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">Assuredly you know me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">No matter, sir, what I have heard or known.</div>
                     <div class="line">You laugh when boys or women tell their dreams;</div>
                     <div class="line">Is't not your trick?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">I understand not, madam.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I dream'd there was an Emperor Antony:</div>
                     <div class="line">O, such another sleep, that I might see</div>
                     <div class="line">But such another man!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">If it might please ye,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">His face was as the heavens; and therein stuck</div>
                     <div class="line">A sun and moon, which kept their course,</div>
                     <div class="line">and lighted</div>
                     <div class="line">The little O, the earth.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">Most sovereign creature,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">His legs bestrid the ocean: his rear'd arm</div>
                     <div class="line">Crested the world: his voice was propertied</div>
                     <div class="line">As all the tuned spheres, and that to friends;</div>
                     <div class="line">But when he meant to quail and shake the orb,</div>
                     <div class="line">He was as rattling thunder. For his bounty,</div>
                     <div class="line">There was no winter in't; an autumn 'twas</div>
                     <div class="line">That grew the more by reaping: his delights</div>
                     <div class="line">Were dolphin-like; they show'd his back above</div>
                     <div class="line">The element they lived in: in his livery</div>
                     <div class="line">Walk'd crowns and crownets; realms and islands were</div>
                     <div class="line">As plates dropp'd from his pocket.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">Cleopatra!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Think you there was, or might be, such a man</div>
                     <div class="line">As this I dream'd of?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">Gentle madam, no.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">You lie, up to the hearing of the gods.</div>
                     <div class="line">But, if there be, or ever were, one such,</div>
                     <div class="line">It's past the size of dreaming: nature wants stuff</div>
                     <div class="line">To vie strange forms with fancy; yet, to imagine</div>
                     <div class="line">And Antony, were nature's piece 'gainst fancy,</div>
                     <div class="line">Condemning shadows quite.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">Hear me, good madam.</div>
                     <div class="line">Your loss is as yourself, great; and you bear it</div>
                     <div class="line">As answering to the weight: would I might never</div>
                     <div class="line">O'ertake pursued success, but I do feel,</div>
                     <div class="line">By the rebound of yours, a grief that smites</div>
                     <div class="line">My very heart at root.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">I thank you, sir,</div>
                     <div class="line">Know you what Caesar means to do with me?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">I am loath to tell you what I would you knew.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, pray you, sir,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">Though he be honourable,--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">He'll lead me, then, in triumph?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam, he will; I know't.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Flourish, and shout within, 'Make way there:
Octavius Caesar!'</p>
               <p>Enter OCTAVIUS CAESAR, GALLUS, PROCULEIUS,
MECAENAS, SELEUCUS, and others of his Train</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Which is the Queen of Egypt?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">It is the emperor, madam.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>CLEOPATRA kneels</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Arise, you shall not kneel:</div>
                     <div class="line">I pray you, rise; rise, Egypt.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Sir, the gods</div>
                     <div class="line">Will have it thus; my master and my lord</div>
                     <div class="line">I must obey.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Take to you no hard thoughts:</div>
                     <div class="line">The record of what injuries you did us,</div>
                     <div class="line">Though written in our flesh, we shall remember</div>
                     <div class="line">As things but done by chance.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Sole sir o' the world,</div>
                     <div class="line">I cannot project mine own cause so well</div>
                     <div class="line">To make it clear; but do confess I have</div>
                     <div class="line">Been laden with like frailties which before</div>
                     <div class="line">Have often shamed our sex.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Cleopatra, know,</div>
                     <div class="line">We will extenuate rather than enforce:</div>
                     <div class="line">If you apply yourself to our intents,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which towards you are most gentle, you shall find</div>
                     <div class="line">A benefit in this change; but if you seek</div>
                     <div class="line">To lay on me a cruelty, by taking</div>
                     <div class="line">Antony's course, you shall bereave yourself</div>
                     <div class="line">Of my good purposes, and put your children</div>
                     <div class="line">To that destruction which I'll guard them from,</div>
                     <div class="line">If thereon you rely. I'll take my leave.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">And may, through all the world: 'tis yours; and we,</div>
                     <div class="line">Your scutcheons and your signs of conquest, shall</div>
                     <div class="line">Hang in what place you please. Here, my good lord.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">You shall advise me in all for Cleopatra.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">This is the brief of money, plate, and jewels,</div>
                     <div class="line">I am possess'd of: 'tis exactly valued;</div>
                     <div class="line">Not petty things admitted. Where's Seleucus?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SELEUCUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Here, madam.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">This is my treasurer: let him speak, my lord,</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon his peril, that I have reserved</div>
                     <div class="line">To myself nothing. Speak the truth, Seleucus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SELEUCUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam,</div>
                     <div class="line">I had rather seal my lips, than, to my peril,</div>
                     <div class="line">Speak that which is not.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">What have I kept back?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">SELEUCUS</div>
                     <div class="line">Enough to purchase what you have made known.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, blush not, Cleopatra; I approve</div>
                     <div class="line">Your wisdom in the deed.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">See, Caesar! O, behold,</div>
                     <div class="line">How pomp is follow'd! mine will now be yours;</div>
                     <div class="line">And, should we shift estates, yours would be mine.</div>
                     <div class="line">The ingratitude of this Seleucus does</div>
                     <div class="line">Even make me wild: O slave, of no more trust</div>
                     <div class="line">Than love that's hired! What, goest thou back? thou shalt</div>
                     <div class="line">Go back, I warrant thee; but I'll catch thine eyes,</div>
                     <div class="line">Though they had wings: slave, soulless villain, dog!</div>
                     <div class="line">O rarely base!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Good queen, let us entreat you.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">O Caesar, what a wounding shame is this,</div>
                     <div class="line">That thou, vouchsafing here to visit me,</div>
                     <div class="line">Doing the honour of thy lordliness</div>
                     <div class="line">To one so meek, that mine own servant should</div>
                     <div class="line">Parcel the sum of my disgraces by</div>
                     <div class="line">Addition of his envy! Say, good Caesar,</div>
                     <div class="line">That I some lady trifles have reserved,</div>
                     <div class="line">Immoment toys, things of such dignity</div>
                     <div class="line">As we greet modern friends withal; and say,</div>
                     <div class="line">Some nobler token I have kept apart</div>
                     <div class="line">For Livia and Octavia, to induce</div>
                     <div class="line">Their mediation; must I be unfolded</div>
                     <div class="line">With one that I have bred? The gods! it smites me</div>
                     <div class="line">Beneath the fall I have.</div>
                     <p>To SELEUCUS</p>
                     <div class="line">Prithee, go hence;</div>
                     <div class="line">Or I shall show the cinders of my spirits</div>
                     <div class="line">Through the ashes of my chance: wert thou a man,</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou wouldst have mercy on me.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Forbear, Seleucus.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit SELEUCUS</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Be it known, that we, the greatest, are misthought</div>
                     <div class="line">For things that others do; and, when we fall,</div>
                     <div class="line">We answer others' merits in our name,</div>
                     <div class="line">Are therefore to be pitied.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Cleopatra,</div>
                     <div class="line">Not what you have reserved, nor what acknowledged,</div>
                     <div class="line">Put we i' the roll of conquest: still be't yours,</div>
                     <div class="line">Bestow it at your pleasure; and believe,</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar's no merchant, to make prize with you</div>
                     <div class="line">Of things that merchants sold. Therefore be cheer'd;</div>
                     <div class="line">Make not your thoughts your prisons: no, dear queen;</div>
                     <div class="line">For we intend so to dispose you as</div>
                     <div class="line">Yourself shall give us counsel. Feed, and sleep:</div>
                     <div class="line">Our care and pity is so much upon you,</div>
                     <div class="line">That we remain your friend; and so, adieu.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">My master, and my lord!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Not so. Adieu.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Flourish. Exeunt OCTAVIUS CAESAR and his train</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">He words me, girls, he words me, that I should not</div>
                     <div class="line">Be noble to myself: but, hark thee, Charmian.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Whispers CHARMIAN</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">Finish, good lady; the bright day is done,</div>
                     <div class="line">And we are for the dark.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Hie thee again:</div>
                     <div class="line">I have spoke already, and it is provided;</div>
                     <div class="line">Go put it to the haste.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam, I will.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter DOLABELLA</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is the queen?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Behold, sir.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Dolabella!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">Madam, as thereto sworn by your command,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which my love makes religion to obey,</div>
                     <div class="line">I tell you this: Caesar through Syria</div>
                     <div class="line">Intends his journey; and within three days</div>
                     <div class="line">You with your children will he send before:</div>
                     <div class="line">Make your best use of this: I have perform'd</div>
                     <div class="line">Your pleasure and my promise.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Dolabella,</div>
                     <div class="line">I shall remain your debtor.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">I your servant,</div>
                     <div class="line">Adieu, good queen; I must attend on Caesar.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Farewell, and thanks.</div>
                     <p>Exit DOLABELLA</p>
                     <div class="line">Now, Iras, what think'st thou?</div>
                     <div class="line">Thou, an Egyptian puppet, shalt be shown</div>
                     <div class="line">In Rome, as well as I mechanic slaves</div>
                     <div class="line">With greasy aprons, rules, and hammers, shall</div>
                     <div class="line">Uplift us to the view; in their thick breaths,</div>
                     <div class="line">Rank of gross diet, shall be enclouded,</div>
                     <div class="line">And forced to drink their vapour.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">The gods forbid!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, 'tis most certain, Iras: saucy lictors</div>
                     <div class="line">Will catch at us, like strumpets; and scald rhymers</div>
                     <div class="line">Ballad us out o' tune: the quick comedians</div>
                     <div class="line">Extemporally will stage us, and present</div>
                     <div class="line">Our Alexandrian revels; Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">Shall be brought drunken forth, and I shall see</div>
                     <div class="line">Some squeaking Cleopatra boy my greatness</div>
                     <div class="line">I' the posture of a whore.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">O the good gods!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Nay, that's certain.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">IRAS</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll never see 't; for, I am sure, my nails</div>
                     <div class="line">Are stronger than mine eyes.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Why, that's the way</div>
                     <div class="line">To fool their preparation, and to conquer</div>
                     <div class="line">Their most absurd intents.</div>
                     <p>Re-enter CHARMIAN</p>
                     <div class="line">Now, Charmian!</div>
                     <div class="line">Show me, my women, like a queen: go fetch</div>
                     <div class="line">My best attires: I am again for Cydnus,</div>
                     <div class="line">To meet Mark Antony: sirrah Iras, go.</div>
                     <div class="line">Now, noble Charmian, we'll dispatch indeed;</div>
                     <div class="line">And, when thou hast done this chare, I'll give thee leave</div>
                     <div class="line">To play till doomsday. Bring our crown and all.</div>
                     <div class="line">Wherefore's this noise?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit IRAS. A noise within</p>
               <p>Enter a Guardsman</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">Here is a rural fellow</div>
                     <div class="line">That will not be denied your highness presence:</div>
                     <div class="line">He brings you figs.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Let him come in.</div>
                     <p>Exit Guardsman</p>
                     <div class="line">What poor an instrument</div>
                     <div class="line">May do a noble deed! he brings me liberty.</div>
                     <div class="line">My resolution's placed, and I have nothing</div>
                     <div class="line">Of woman in me: now from head to foot</div>
                     <div class="line">I am marble-constant; now the fleeting moon</div>
                     <div class="line">No planet is of mine.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Re-enter Guardsman, with Clown bringing in a basket</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">This is the man.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Avoid, and leave him.</div>
                     <p>Exit Guardsman</p>
                     <div class="line">Hast thou the pretty worm of Nilus there,</div>
                     <div class="line">That kills and pains not?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Clown</div>
                     <div class="line">Truly, I have him: but I would not be the party</div>
                     <div class="line">that should desire you to touch him, for his biting</div>
                     <div class="line">is immortal; those that do die of it do seldom or</div>
                     <div class="line">never recover.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Rememberest thou any that have died on't?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Clown</div>
                     <div class="line">Very many, men and women too. I heard of one of</div>
                     <div class="line">them no longer than yesterday: a very honest woman,</div>
                     <div class="line">but something given to lie; as a woman should not</div>
                     <div class="line">do, but in the way of honesty: how she died of the</div>
                     <div class="line">biting of it, what pain she felt: truly, she makes</div>
                     <div class="line">a very good report o' the worm; but he that will</div>
                     <div class="line">believe all that they say, shall never be saved by</div>
                     <div class="line">half that they do: but this is most fallible, the</div>
                     <div class="line">worm's an odd worm.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Get thee hence; farewell.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Clown</div>
                     <div class="line">I wish you all joy of the worm.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Setting down his basket</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Farewell.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Clown</div>
                     <div class="line">You must think this, look you, that the worm will</div>
                     <div class="line">do his kind.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Ay, ay; farewell.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Clown</div>
                     <div class="line">Look you, the worm is not to be trusted but in the</div>
                     <div class="line">keeping of wise people; for, indeed, there is no</div>
                     <div class="line">goodness in worm.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Take thou no care; it shall be heeded.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Clown</div>
                     <div class="line">Very good. Give it nothing, I pray you, for it is</div>
                     <div class="line">not worth the feeding.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Will it eat me?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Clown</div>
                     <div class="line">You must not think I am so simple but I know the</div>
                     <div class="line">devil himself will not eat a woman: I know that a</div>
                     <div class="line">woman is a dish for the gods, if the devil dress her</div>
                     <div class="line">not. But, truly, these same whoreson devils do the</div>
                     <div class="line">gods great harm in their women; for in every ten</div>
                     <div class="line">that they make, the devils mar five.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Well, get thee gone; farewell.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Clown</div>
                     <div class="line">Yes, forsooth: I wish you joy o' the worm.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Exit</p>
               <p>Re-enter IRAS with a robe, crown, &c</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Give me my robe, put on my crown; I have</div>
                     <div class="line">Immortal longings in me: now no more</div>
                     <div class="line">The juice of Egypt's grape shall moist this lip:</div>
                     <div class="line">Yare, yare, good Iras; quick. Methinks I hear</div>
                     <div class="line">Antony call; I see him rouse himself</div>
                     <div class="line">To praise my noble act; I hear him mock</div>
                     <div class="line">The luck of Caesar, which the gods give men</div>
                     <div class="line">To excuse their after wrath: husband, I come:</div>
                     <div class="line">Now to that name my courage prove my title!</div>
                     <div class="line">I am fire and air; my other elements</div>
                     <div class="line">I give to baser life. So; have you done?</div>
                     <div class="line">Come then, and take the last warmth of my lips.</div>
                     <div class="line">Farewell, kind Charmian; Iras, long farewell.</div>
                     <p>Kisses them. IRAS falls and dies</p>
                     <div class="line">Have I the aspic in my lips? Dost fall?</div>
                     <div class="line">If thou and nature can so gently part,</div>
                     <div class="line">The stroke of death is as a lover's pinch,</div>
                     <div class="line">Which hurts, and is desired. Dost thou lie still?</div>
                     <div class="line">If thus thou vanishest, thou tell'st the world</div>
                     <div class="line">It is not worth leave-taking.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Dissolve, thick cloud, and rain; that I may say,</div>
                     <div class="line">The gods themselves do weep!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">This proves me base:</div>
                     <div class="line">If she first meet the curled Antony,</div>
                     <div class="line">He'll make demand of her, and spend that kiss</div>
                     <div class="line">Which is my heaven to have. Come, thou</div>
                     <div class="line">mortal wretch,</div>
                     <p>To an asp, which she applies to her breast</p>
                     <div class="line">With thy sharp teeth this knot intrinsicate</div>
                     <div class="line">Of life at once untie: poor venomous fool</div>
                     <div class="line">Be angry, and dispatch. O, couldst thou speak,</div>
                     <div class="line">That I might hear thee call great Caesar ass</div>
                     <div class="line">Unpolicied!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">O eastern star!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">Peace, peace!</div>
                     <div class="line">Dost thou not see my baby at my breast,</div>
                     <div class="line">That sucks the nurse asleep?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">O, break! O, break!</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CLEOPATRA</div>
                     <div class="line">As sweet as balm, as soft as air, as gentle,--</div>
                     <div class="line">O Antony!--Nay, I will take thee too.</div>
                     <p>Applying another asp to her arm</p>
                     <div class="line">What should I stay--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Dies</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">In this vile world? So, fare thee well.</div>
                     <div class="line">Now boast thee, death, in thy possession lies</div>
                     <div class="line">A lass unparallel'd. Downy windows, close;</div>
                     <div class="line">And golden Phoebus never be beheld</div>
                     <div class="line">Of eyes again so royal! Your crown's awry;</div>
                     <div class="line">I'll mend it, and then play.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <p>Enter the Guard, rushing in</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">Where is the queen?</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Speak softly, wake her not.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar hath sent--</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">Too slow a messenger.</div>
                     <p>Applies an asp</p>
                     <div class="line">O, come apace, dispatch! I partly feel thee.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">Approach, ho! All's not well: Caesar's beguiled.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">There's Dolabella sent from Caesar; call him.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">What work is here! Charmian, is this well done?</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">CHARMIAN</div>
                     <div class="line">It is well done, and fitting for a princess</div>
                     <div class="line">Descended of so many royal kings.</div>
                     <div class="line">Ah, soldier!</div>
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               <p>Dies</p>
               <p>Re-enter DOLABELLA</p>
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                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">How goes it here?</div>
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                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">Second Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">All dead.</div>
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                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">Caesar, thy thoughts</div>
                     <div class="line">Touch their effects in this: thyself art coming</div>
                     <div class="line">To see perform'd the dreaded act which thou</div>
                     <div class="line">So sought'st to hinder.</div>
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               <p>Within  'A way there, a way for Caesar!'</p>
               <p>Re-enter OCTAVIUS CAESAR and all his train marching</p>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">O sir, you are too sure an augurer;</div>
                     <div class="line">That you did fear is done.</div>
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                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Bravest at the last,</div>
                     <div class="line">She levell'd at our purposes, and, being royal,</div>
                     <div class="line">Took her own way. The manner of their deaths?</div>
                     <div class="line">I do not see them bleed.</div>
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               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">Who was last with them?</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">A simple countryman, that brought her figs:</div>
                     <div class="line">This was his basket.</div>
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               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Poison'd, then.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">O Caesar,</div>
                     <div class="line">This Charmian lived but now; she stood and spake:</div>
                     <div class="line">I found her trimming up the diadem</div>
                     <div class="line">On her dead mistress; tremblingly she stood</div>
                     <div class="line">And on the sudden dropp'd.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">O noble weakness!</div>
                     <div class="line">If they had swallow'd poison, 'twould appear</div>
                     <div class="line">By external swelling: but she looks like sleep,</div>
                     <div class="line">As she would catch another Antony</div>
                     <div class="line">In her strong toil of grace.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">DOLABELLA</div>
                     <div class="line">Here, on her breast,</div>
                     <div class="line">There is a vent of blood and something blown:</div>
                     <div class="line">The like is on her arm.</div>
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               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">First Guard</div>
                     <div class="line">This is an aspic's trail: and these fig-leaves</div>
                     <div class="line">Have slime upon them, such as the aspic leaves</div>
                     <div class="line">Upon the caves of Nile.</div>
                  </div>
               </div>
               <div class="dialogue">
                  <div class="linegroup">
                     <div class="speaker">OCTAVIUS CAESAR</div>
                     <div class="line">Most probable</div>
                     <div class="line">That so she died; for her physician tells me</div>
                     <div class="line">She hath pursued conclusions infinite</div>
                     <div class="line">Of easy ways to die. Take up her bed;</div>
                     <div class="line">And bear her women from the monument:</div>
                     <div class="line">She shall be buried by her Antony:</div>
                     <div class="line">No grave upon the earth shall clip in it</div>
                     <div class="line">A pair so famous. High events as these</div>
                     <div class="line">Strike those that make them; and their story is</div>
                     <div class="line">No less in pity than his glory which</div>
                     <div class="line">Brought them to be lamented. Our army shall</div>
                     <div class="line">In solemn show attend this funeral;</div>
                     <div class="line">And then to Rome. Come, Dolabella, see</div>
                     <div class="line">High order in this great solemnity.</div>
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               <p>Exeunt</p>
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            <h1>The Tragedy of Antony and Cleopatra</h1>
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                  <b>Table of Contents</b>
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                  <li>
                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.2">1. Dramatis Personae</a>
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                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.3">1. ACT I</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.3.2">1. SCENE I.  Alexandria. A room in CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.3.3">2. SCENE II.  The same. Another room.</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.3.4">3. SCENE III.  The same. Another room.</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.3.5">4. SCENE IV.  Rome. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's house.</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.3.6">5. SCENE V.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
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                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.4">2. ACT II</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.2">1. SCENE I.  Messina. POMPEY's house.</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.3">2. SCENE II.  Rome. The house of LEPIDUS.</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.4">3. SCENE III.  The same. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's house.</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.5">4. SCENE IV.  The same. A street.</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.6">5. SCENE V.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.7">6. SCENE VI.  Near Misenum.</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.4.8">7. SCENE VII.  On board POMPEY's galley, off Misenum.</a>
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                     <span>
                        <a href="#R.1.5">3. ACT III</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.2">1. SCENE I.  A plain in Syria.</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.3">2. SCENE II.  Rome. An ante-chamber in OCTAVIUS CAESAR's house.</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.4">3. SCENE III.  Alexandria. CLEOPATRA's palace.</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.5">4. SCENE IV.  Athens. A room in MARK ANTONY's house.</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.6">5. SCENE V.  The same. Another room.</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.7">6. SCENE VI.  Rome. OCTAVIUS CAESAR's house.</a>
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                           <span>
                              <a href="#R.1.5.8">7. SCENE