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Antony and Cleopatra
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  • 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 Vouchsaf’d to think he had partners: you shall find there A man who is the abstract of all faults That all men follow.
  • Nay, ’tis most certain, Iras:—saucy lictors Will catch at us like strumpets; and scald rhymers Ballad us out o’ tune: the quick comedians Extemporally will stage us, and present Our Alexandrian revels; Antony Shall be brought drunken forth, and I shall see Some squeaking Cleopatra boy my greatness I’ the posture of a whore.

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  • She reveled in her freedom.
  • The team reveled in their victory.

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