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Countryman

Hast thou the pretty worm of Nilus there

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Cleopatra
Hast thou the pretty worm of Nilus there
That kills and pains not?
Countryman
Truly I have him, but I would not be
the party that should desire you to touch him, for
his biting is immortal. Those that do die of it do
seldom or never recover.
Cleopatra
Remember’st thou any that have died on ‘t?
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Source:
Act 5
Scene 2
Line 297

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