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1  Tis one Iago, ancient to the general.
Othello By William Shakespeare
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2  It were well The general were put in mind of it.
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3  But, as they say, to hear music the general does not greatly care.
Othello By William Shakespeare
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4  Valiant Othello, we must straight employ you Against the general enemy Ottoman.
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5  For mine own part, no offence to the general, nor any man of quality, I hope to be saved.
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6  The duke does greet you, general, And he requires your haste-post-haste appearance Even on the instant.
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7  I had been happy if the general camp, Pioners and all, had tasted her sweet body, So I had nothing known.
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8  But, masters, here's money for you: and the general so likes your music, that he desires you, for love's sake, to make no more noise with it.
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9  Thus it is, general: Montano and myself being in speech, There comes a fellow crying out for help, And Cassio following him with determin'd sword, To execute upon him.
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10  Our general cast us thus early for the love of his Desdemona; who let us not therefore blame: he hath not yet made wanton the night with her; and she is sport for Jove.
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11  There's a poor piece of gold for thee: if the gentlewoman that attends the general's wife be stirring, tell her there's one Cassio entreats her a little favour of speech.
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12  Our general's wife is now the general; I may say so in this respect, for that he hath devoted and given up himself to the contemplation, mark, and denotement of her parts and graces.
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13  Ay, but, lady, That policy may either last so long, Or feed upon such nice and waterish diet, Or breed itself so out of circumstance, That, I being absent, and my place supplied, My general will forget my love and service.
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14  What, man, there are ways to recover the general again: you are but now cast in his mood, a punishment more in policy than in malice, even so as one would beat his offenceless dog to affright an imperious lion: sue to him again, and he's yours.
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15  Neither my place, nor aught I heard of business Hath rais'd me from my bed, nor doth the general care Take hold on me; for my particular grief Is of so flood-gate and o'erbearing nature That it engluts and swallows other sorrows, And it is still itself.
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16  It is Othello's pleasure, our noble and valiant general, that upon certain tidings now arrived, importing the mere perdition of the Turkish fleet, every man put himself into triumph: some to dance, some to make bonfires, each man to what sport and revels his addition leads him.
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17  The general and his wife are talking of it, And she speaks for you stoutly: the Moor replies That he you hurt is of great fame in Cyprus And great affinity, and that in wholesome wisdom He might not but refuse you; but he protests he loves you And needs no other suitor but his likings To take the safest occasion by the front To bring you in again.
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