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Othello, the Moor of Venice
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Othello, the Moor of Venice
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  • Let nobody blame him; his scorn I approve,—
  • Do but encave yourself, And mark the fleers, the gibes, and notable scorns, That dwell in every region of his face; For I will make him tell the tale anew,— Where, how, how oft, how long ago, and when He hath, and is again to cope your wife: I say, but mark his gesture.
  • Had it pleas’d heaven To try me with affliction; had they rain’d All kinds of sores and shames on my bare head; Steep’d me in poverty to the very lips; Given to captivity me and my utmost hopes; I should have found in some place of my soul A drop of patience: but, alas, to make me A fixed figure for the time, for scorn To point his slow unmoving finger at!

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  • Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned.
  • That coach scorns students who don’t have natural ability.

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