The thing I am, by seeming otherwise.... Well praised! O lady, speak again! DESDEMONA : Shall't be to-night at supper? Do you perceive in all this noble company Am I the motive of these tears, my lord? You have known him long; and be you well assured Do not doubt, Cassio, It is in this part of the play that Othello is the most happy—ironic statement because, in Sheppard's words, "if you had to pick the happiest place for Othello to die, this would be it." 21. Advanced Search    Can he be angry? I am hitherto your daughter: but here's my husband, Othello. He did not call; he's busy in the paper. Desdemona. He found it then; having the world for your labour, tis a wrong in your Concerning you. Help! monarch? A drop of patience: but, alas, to make me Lend me thy handkerchief. Cassio. not make her husband a cuckold to make him a She that could think and ne'er disclose her mind, That is a fault. exhibition; but for the whole world,—why, who would All kinds of sores and shames on my bare head. If you say so, I hope you will not kill me. Drew all such humours from him. That by your virtuous means I may again (1.3.) Sing willow, willow, willow: Let me go with him. Comes from my pate as birdlime does from frize; III,3,1626. Desdemona. What's the matter? Desdemona. Desdemona. Othello. lodging and say he lies here or he lies there, were Nor I. Desdemona. Be as your fancies teach you; Let him confess a truth. To give it her. I am most unhappy in the loss of it. Though great ones are their object. Delighted them in any other form; Word Count: 591. Desdemona. An old thing 'twas, but it express'd her fortune, Left in the conduct of the bold Iago, 'Tis as I should entreat you wear your gloves,... Emilia, come. Whose footing here anticipates our thoughts Othello angrily turns to Iago and yells “ O, devil, devil!” (IIII.i.273) in frustration with his loyal bride. And swell his sail with thine own powerful breath, I never did go, and importune her. This is a trick to put me from my suit:... Come, come; News Othello – 8 quotes from Emilia to help students understand William Shakespeare’s play. Impudent strumpet! [Singing] The poor soul sat sighing by a sycamore tree, Making it light to Cassio. To put him to ill thinking. And, lo, the happiness! Desdemona. The one's for use, the other useth it. And sing it like poor Barbara. O, these men, these men! I am very sorry that you are not well. Justice to break her sword! And love thee after. What's the matter? If wives do fall: say that they slack their duties, Why, then, to-morrow night; or Tuesday morn; And when I love thee not, Chaos is come again Meaning: Othello loves Desdemona till the end of time; when this truncates—chaos will break (he will become nothing without Desdemona) —- foreshadows the future when Iago will turn his love around: Iago (to Othello) Othello. Men's natures wrangle with inferior things, No, as I am a Christian: OTHELLO : Not now, sweet Desdemona; some other time. Othello. Or else dries up; to be discarded thence! She that being anger'd, her revenge being nigh, I love thee gentle Desdemona. I was, unhandsome warrior as I am, Give me your hand: this hand is moist, my lady. I shall not dine at home; But they are cruel tears: this sorrow's heavenly; There's one gone to the harbour? How if she be black and witty? Desdemona. Iago. Is't lost? 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