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Antony and Cleopatra
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  • Why, then we kill all our women: we see how mortal an unkindness is to them; if they suffer our departure, death’s the word.
  • Sir, I will eat no meat; I’ll not drink, sir; If idle talk will once be accessary, I’ll not sleep neither: this mortal house I’ll ruin, Do Caesar what he can.

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  • Go and say We purpose her no shame: give her what comforts The quality of her passion shall require Lest, in her greatness, by some mortal stroke She do defeat us; for her life in Rome Would be eternal in our triumph: go, And with your speediest bring us what she says, And how you find her.
  • —Come, thou mortal wretch, [To an asp, which she applies to her breast.

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as in: mortal body Define
human (especially merely human); or subject to death
as in: a mortal wound Define
causing death
as in: felt mortal agony Define
extreme or intense
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