Enter CAESAR; ANTONY, for the course; CALPURNIA, PORTIA, DECIUS BRUTUS, CICERO, BRUTUS, CASSIUS, and CASCA; a great crowd following, among them a Soothsayer. CAESAR. Calpurnia Well, honour is the subject of my story. Free PDF, epub, site ebook. Julius Caesar Summary: Julius Caesar is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written in It portrays. The Complete Works of William Shakespeare The Tragedy of Julius Caesar. November, . Triumvir after Caesar's death, later Augustus Caesar, first emperor of Rome. Mark Antony. Well, honor is the subject of my story. I cannot tell.
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Antony uses a funeral oration to turn the citizens of Rome against them. Brutus and Cassius escape as Antony joins forces with Octavius Caesar. Encamped with their armies, Brutus and Cassius quarrel, then agree to march on Antony and Octavius.
Folger Shakespeare Library http: From the Director of the Folger Shakespeare Library. Characters in the Play. Julius Caesar.
Marcus Brutus. Caius Cassius.
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare
Mark Antony. A Carpenter. Cassius and Casca meet others who oppose Caesar, and go to Brutus's house to convince him to join them.
Brutus has been awake all night, fearing what Caesar might become. Influenced by Cassius's letters, he decides that Caesar must die.
The others arrive, and they all agree to stab Caesar the next morning as he enters the Capitol. Cassius wants to kill Antony too, but Brutus refuses.
It now appears that Brutus, not Cassius, is in charge of the plan. When the others leave, Brutus's wife Portia begs him to reveal what's on his mind, saying that he dishonors her by keeping secrets.
She has stabbed herself in the thigh to prove herself stronger than other women, and worthy of his trust.
Brutus agrees to tell her everything.
The next morning, Caesar is urged to stay at home by his wife Calpurnia, who has seen bad omens and dreamt about his statue spurting blood.
Caesar laughs off her concerns, thinking himself invincible, even godlike. When Calpurnia begs him on her knees to stay, he consents, but is convinced again to go when Decius, one of the conspirators, says that the senators will laugh at Caesar for listening to his wife.
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At the Capitol, the conspirators stab Caesar. In some cases, the plays have come down to us in multiple published versions, represented by various Quartos Qq and by the great collection put together by his colleagues in , called the First Folio F. Editors choose which version to use as their base text, and then amend that text with words, lines or speech prefixes from the other versions that, in their judgment, make for a better or more accurate text.
See The Tempest, 1.
All Shakespeare editors at the time took the speech away from her and gave it to her father, Prospero. At any point in the text, you can hover your cursor over a bracket for more information. The first part of the play leads to his death; the second portrays the consequences.Cassius repeats his question.
George, the patron saint of England, as well as the day upon which Shakespeare would die 52 years later. Cassius Those that have known the earth so full of faults.
Jonson is not saying that when Shakespeare left grammar school he was only semiliterate; he merely indicates that Shakespeare did not attend University, where he would have gained more Latin and Greek instruction.
Shakespeare would have started petty school — the rough equivalent to modern preschool — at the age of four or five.
Brutus O, what a time have you chose out, brave Caius, To wear a kerchief! Would you were not sick! Casca enters with his sword drawn and his fright is apparent as he encounters Cicero. There is one within, Besides the things that we have heard and seen, Recounts most horrid sights seen by the watch.