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Antony and Cleopatra
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taunt
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Antony and Cleopatra
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  • I wrote to you When rioting in Alexandria; you Did pocket up my letters, and with taunts Did gibe my missive out of audience.
  • Speak to me home, mince not the general tongue: Name Cleopatra as she is call’d in Rome; Rail thou in Fulvia’s phrase; and taunt my faults With such full licence as both truth and malice Have power to utter.
  • A good rebuke, Which might have well becom’d the best of men To taunt at slackness.

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  • She used Twitter to taunt the opposing candidate.
  • Don’t let their taunts get to you.

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