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Lepidus

You may see, Lepidus, and henceforth know

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Caesar
You may see, Lepidus, and henceforth know,
It is not Caesar’s natural vice to hate
Our great competitor. From Alexandria
This is the news: he fishes, drinks, and wastes
The lamps of night in revel, is not more manlike
Than Cleopatra, nor the queen of Ptolemy
More womanly than he; hardly gave audience, or
Vouchsafed to think he had partners.
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Act 1
Scene 4
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Noble friends, That which combined us was most great

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Lepidus, to Caesar and Antony
Noble friends,
That which combined us was most great, and let not
A leaner action rend us. What’s amiss,
May it be gently heard. When we debate
Our trivial difference loud, we do commit
Murder in healing wounds. Then, noble partners,
The rather for I earnestly beseech,
Touch you the sourest points with sweetest terms,
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Act 2
Scene 2
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You have broken The article of your oath

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Caesar
You have broken
The article of your oath, which you shall never
Have tongue to charge me with.
Lepidus
Soft, Caesar!
Antony
No, Lepidus, let him speak.
The honor is sacred which he talks on now,
Supposing that I lacked it.—But on, Caesar:
The article of my oath?
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Act 2
Scene 2
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Give me leave, Caesar

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Agrippa
Give me leave, Caesar.
Caesar
Speak, Agrippa.
Agrippa
Thou hast a sister by the mother’s side,
Admired Octavia. Great Mark Antony
Is now a widower.
Caesar
Say not so, Agrippa.
If Cleopatra heard you, your reproof
Were well deserved of rashness.
Antony
I am not married,
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Act 2
Scene 2
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