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Antony and Cleopatra
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mockery
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Antony and Cleopatra
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  • —Come, Let’s have one other gaudy night: call to me All my sad captains; fill our bowls; once more Let’s mock the midnight bell.
  • A more unhappy lady, If this division chance, ne’er stood between, Praying for both parts: Sure the good gods will mock me presently When I shall pray ’O, bless my lord and husband!’
  • Go to him, Dolabella, bid him yield; Being so frustrate, tell him he mocks The pauses that he makes.
  • Mock not, Enobarbus.
  • —Methinks I hear Antony call; I see him rouse himself To praise my noble act; I hear him mock The luck of Caesar, which the gods give men To excuse their after wrath.
  • Sometime we see a cloud that’s dragonish; A vapour sometime like a bear or lion, A tower’d citadel, a pendant rock, A forked mountain, or blue promontory With trees upon’t, that nod unto the world, And mock our eyes with air: thou hast seen these signs; They are black vesper’s pageants.

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  • I will not permit the defendant to make a mockery of this trial.
  • Abuses at Abu Ghraib made a mockery of American idealism.

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