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Antony and Cleopatra
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  • O, temperance, lady!
  • I found you as a morsel cold upon Dead Caesar’s trencher; nay, you were a fragment Of Cneius Pompey’s; besides what hotter hours, Unregist’red in vulgar fame, you have Luxuriously pick’d out:—for I am sure, Though you can guess what temperance should be, You know not what it is.

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  • The temperance movement led to Prohibition which completely outlawed the drinking of alcohol.
  • They called her "Lemonade Lucy" because her support of the temperance movement led her to ban alcohol in the White House.

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