Depending on what we plant weeds or lettuce or one kind of herb rather than a variety the garden will either be barren and useless or rich and productive, ‘It is merely a lust of the blood and a permission of the will.’ Talking about love Act 1 s 3, Means you feel love because you feel lust and you have no willpower, ‘I hate the Moor: my / cause is hearted; thine hath no less reason.’ Act 1 s 3, I hate the moor and I’m devoted to my cause of hating him, ‘If thou canst cuckold him,/thou dost thyself a pleasure, me a sport. I think Cassio really does love her, and it’s perfectly likely that she loves him too. Iago is a character in Shakespeare’s play, Othello.He is a senior officer in the Venetian army under the command of its general, Othello. I’ll make the moor thank me, love me and reward me even though the joke will be on him the whole time. I have a feeling Cassio seduced my wife aswell . He explains to the audience that even circumstantial evidence such as this which would be dismissed by anyone with a clear mind – to Othello who is already twisted with jealousy will see it as absolute The comparison to ‘Holy Writ’ gives the impression of the evidence being set in stone , utterly convincing to someone in Othello’s state of mind, Act 3 scene 3 – Iago Look to your wife; observe her well with Cassio / wear your eyes thus: not jealous nor secure, Crucial suggestion to the success of Iago’s plan having constructed Cassio to appeal to Desdemona’s good nature he will give Othello countless opportunities to see them together Desdemona’s appeal on behalf of Cassio will also take on new meaning in the eyes of Othello Iago’s control of this conversation has been total and he can now openly suggest the idea of Cassio and Desdemona knowing that Othello has already come up with it himselfThat control has now extended to Othello a actions, Act 3 scene 3 -Iago O beware, my lord, of jealousy! Iago now refers to the idea of jealousy and directed his accusation it Othello Iago allows these powerful ideas to come together in Othello’s mind, so that when he finally mentions the possibility of Desdemona’s unfaithfulness Othello already believes it as plausible, yet not entirely certain. I have lost the immortal part of myself, and what remains is bestial. Of course, Iago issues this warning with a false earnestness. At, well said, whisper! Othello – Iago quotes. She lied to her father to marry you and when she pretended to be afraid of you she loved you the most. Quotes to show Iago's deceitful nature Ironically Iago is repeatedly described as honest - this shows that Iago is such a skilled manipulator: Cassio says that he "never knew a Florentine more kind and honest" Desdemona declares "O, that's an honest fellow" Even good people think horrible things sometimes. / When this advice is free I give and honest’ Act 2 scene 3 in soliloquy. — it is a common thing.’ Act 3 s 3, Thing was slang for vagina by saying that E’s ‘thing’ is ‘common’ implies that she lets anyone have sex with her pg 95, ‘To have a foolish wife.’ Talking about e but then she waves the handkerchief and he says ‘A good wench; give it me.’ Act 3 scene 3, ‘Trifles light as air/ Are to the jealous confirmations strong/ As proofs of holy writ: this may do something. Iago exploits everyone’s weaknesses and in turn this reveals his own weakness, greed. And that’s how I’ll turn her good intentions into a big trap to snag them all. Othello angrily turns to Iago and yells “ O, devil, devil!” (IIII.i.273) in frustration with his loyal bride. ‘Forsooth, a great arithmetician, / One Michael Cassio, a Florentine, / A fellow almost damn’d in a fair wife;/ That never set a squadron in the field, / Nor the division of a battle knows / More than a spinster; unless the bookish theoric, / Wherein the toged consuls can propose/ As masterly as he: mere prattle, without practice, / Is all his soldiership.’ Act 1 scene 1 page 2, ‘But I will wear my heart upon my sleeve/ For daws to peck at: I am not what I am.’ – Act 1 scene 1, If my outward appearance started reflecting what I really felt, soon enough I’d be wearing my heart on my sleeve for birds to peck at. This is all Igo to himself, [Re-enter Iago, with a light. In the play Othello is constantly under attack due to his ethnic origins. People like that are easy to manipulate. B is an important man in this city almost as powerful as the duke himself. Simple and blunt reveals the strength of Iago’s hatred Iago’s willingness to act on “suspicion as if for surety” suggests there is an inherent evil nature to his character and that the motives he gives are purely incidental Ironically, exactly what Iago is able to convince Othello to do – change from being a man who judges by what he sees to judging on what he hears, The Moor is of a free and open nature / that thinks men honest that but seem to be so – Act 1 scene 3 – Iago, Iago views O’s qualities of trust and openness that O is proud of as a weakness Audience knows being “of a free and open nature” Iago believes is a flaw making a person susceptible to being taken advantage of – which in this soliloquy Iago makes clear he intends to do this to Othello, Demand me nothing. (Act 1, scene iii) This is a soliloquey at the end of Act 1 in which Iago reveals his master plan: frame Cassio of having an affair with Othello's beloved wife Desdemona. I can’t stand the moor, but I have to admit that he’s reliable loving and good natured man. Iago himself proffers two reasons for wishing to injure Othello and Cassio. By using the word “pestilence” which has connotations to disease and viruses, it reveals the effect that Iago intends his lies to have on Othello. Means you’ll have an African horse climb over you’re daughter. 58). Advice Iago gives to Cassio to get back into othellos good books Which means go open your heart to her ask her to help you get back in your position she is so generous so kind and ready to help that she thinks it’s wrong not to do everything she can even more than she is asked to do. This statement is one of the few moments of honesty between Iago and another character. With as little a web as this I will ensnare as great a fly as Cassio – act 2 scene 1, Iago sees his chance for revenge in the enthusiastic behaviour and actions of C C is acting according to the etiquette of Venetian polite society yet Iago twists this into a more lascivious side to his actionsImagery of referring to his plan as a ‘web’ paints himself as a dangerous spider who plans to trap his prey in an invisible trap, O, you are well tuned now; But I’ll set down the pegs that make the music / As honest as I am – Act 2 scene 1 – Iago, Iago closely observes the intimacy and love between O and D promising to ruin the happiness Compares them to a piece of music which aptly describes their rhythm and harmony when in each other’s companyIago promises to “set down the pegs” effectively suggesting he will interfere and upset this harmony Ironic “as honest as I am” suggests he will be interning for his own purposes of revenge, I know, Iago / thy honesty and love doth mince this matter / making it light to Cassio. The moor is open and straightforward. ‘I know my price, I am worth no worse a place:—’ Act 1 scene one means that he knows well that he deserved the position. In the same speech as the one quoted above, Iago epeats that same concept saying, “In following him, I but follow myself” (1. I hate the Moor and there’s a widespread rumour that he’s slept with my wife I’m not sure if it’s true but just the suspicion is enough for me. For whiles this honest fool / piles Desdemona to repair his fortune / I’ll pour this pestilence into his ear, Pestilence suggests connotations of disease and virus which will have the exact same effect that Iago’s lies will have on Othello Iago expresses how he likes to capitalise and exploit the positive traits others possess . Here Iago explains how Roderigo can help him. Means we achieve things with our intelligence not by magic and intelligent planning takes time. 41566525: Act III Scene III. That’s how I always do it, getting money from fools. Word Count: 591. “Heavenly shows” refers to his friendly exterior while “blackest sins” reveals his true nature, As I do now. With as little a web as this I … ‘you are pictures out of doors, / Bells in your parlours, wild cats in your kitchens, / Saints in your injurites, devils being offended, / Prayers in your housewifery, and housewives in your beds.’ Act 2 scene 1 views on woman. 1. ‘It is engender’s: — hell and night/ Must bring this monstrous birth to the world’s light.’ Act 1 scene 3. ‘She that, so young, could give out such a seeming, / To deal her father’s eyes up close as oak, — /He thought ’twas witchcraft,’ Act 3 s 3. Means beware of jealousy it is a green-eye monster that makes fun of the victims it devours. ‘How am I, then, a villain / To counsel Cassio to this parallel course, / Directly to his good? No it’s better to hide it , I’m not who I appear to be, Iago tells brabantio he’s been robbed, half his soul has been ripped out and an old black ram is having sex with his little white lamb. If thou canst cuckold him, thou dost thyself a pleasure, me a sport. She was so young but she deceived her father so thoroughly he thought it was witchcraft! There are many events/ in the womb of time which will be delivered.’ Act 1 s 3. Another of his fathom they have none/ To lead their business: in which regard, / Though I do hate him as I do hell pains, / Yet, for necessity of present life, / I must show out a flag and sign of love,’ Act 1 scene 1 pg 9, They couldn’t find another man with his abilities to lead their armed forces and I hate him but I’ve got to show him sings of loyalty, ‘Though in the trade of war I have slain men, / Yet do I hold it very stuff o’ the conscience/ To do no contrivèd murder. 286). The quote shows that from the moment the action begins, Iago is already looking for ways to bring about Othello’s downfall. I’ve got a good plan though I haven’t worked out the details yet. - Poison is a metaphor for Iago's manipulation leading to Othello's downfall - Imagery - Iago clearly recognises the poison effect and controls it. ‘Thus do I ever make my fool my purse;’ Act 1 scene 3. ‘you’re robb’d;’ Act 1 scene 1’you have lost half your soul;’ Act 1 scene 1 pg 5 ‘Even now, now, very now, an old black ram/ Is tupping your white ewe.’ Act 1 scene 1. (Cassio, Act 2 Scene 3) It’s too bad. You can never see the end of an evil plan until the moment comes. They are not ever jealous for the cause But jealous for they’re jealous. methinks it sounds a parley to provocation.’ Means such pretty eyes like an invitation ‘When she speaks, is it not an alarm to love?’ Act 2 s 3, ‘He is a soldier fit to stand by Caesar/ And give direction: and do but see his vice;/ ‘Tis to his virtue a just equinox,/ The one as long as the other: ’tis pity of him./ I fear the trust Othello puts him in’ Act 2 s 3. When devils are about to commit their biggest sins they put on their most heavenly faces just like I’m doing now pg 71, ‘I’ll pour this pestilence into his ear, —/ That she reveals him for her body’s lust;/ And by how much she strives to do him good, / She Shall undo her credit with the Moor. (3.4.) IMeans but if you steal reputation you’re robbing me of something that doesn’t make you richer, but makes me much poorer. Show More. Who is so pure they never think a bad thought? Your complaint against me is perfectly understandable but I insist I’ve done everything I can to help you – it’s also in prose because they are plotting and scheming, ‘I have rubb’d this young quay almost to the sense, / And he grows angry. Othello believes Iago speaks of Michael Cassio of not being what he seems. You women are all the same you’re as pretty as pictures when you’re out in public but in your own houses your as noisy as jangling bells in your own kitchens you act like wildcats you make yourselves sound like saints when you’re complaining g about something. Othello says this to Iago after starting to become suspicious about what might be happening between Desdemona and Cassio. He becomes the victim of a relatively honest white character, Iago in the play. Significant quotes in William Shakespeare's Othello with explanations. ‘A thing for me! Ask her to help you heal the rift between her husband and you id bet my lucky stars your problem will be forgotten and your relationship will be stronger than ever, ‘Confess yourself freely to her, importuned her help to put you in your place/ again: she is of so free, so kind, so apt, so blessed a dis-position/, she holds it a vice in her goodness not to do / more than she is requested: this broken joint between you/ and her husband entreat her to splinter; and, my fortunes/ against any lay worth naming, this crack of your love shall / grow stronger than it was before.’ Act 2 scene 3, ‘And What’s he, then, that says I play the villain? The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice, known popularly as just Othello, is one of the most famous plays by great English playwright William Shakespeare.The central plot of the play is how Iago, an ensign of the Moorish general Othello, poisons him against his beloved wife Desdemona by sowing seeds of suspicion in Othello’s mind of Desdemona having an affair with Othello’s … ‘Tis here, But Yet confus’d:/ knavery’s plain face I’d never seen till us’d.’ Act 2 s 1, If that piece of Venetian trash roderigo can do what I need to carry out my plan, I’ll have power over Cassio. ‘I’ll warrant her, full Of game.’ Act 2 s 3 She’s good in bed too – meaning ‘What an eye she has! OPTIONS: Show cue … — Let’s see:—’ Act 1 s 3, ‘The Moor is of a free and open nature, / That thinks men honest that but seem to be so; / And will as tenderly be led by the nose’ A1 s 3. Means it wouldn’t be wise or responsible for me to tell you them. ‘She is sport for Jove.’ Act 2 scene 3Meaning she’s beautiful enough to be jove’s lover. Means I’ll poison the moors ear against her hinting that she taking Cassio’s side because of her lust for him. You haven’t lost it unless you think you have, ‘a punishment more in policy than in malice;/ even so as one would beat his offenceless dog to affright/ an imperious lion:’ Act 2 s 3. #2: “But I will wear my heart upon my sleeve For daws to peck at: I am not what I am.” #3: “Our bodies are our gardens, to the which our wills are gardeners.” Refers to Cassio as an ‘honest fool’ which he can manipulateAlso intends to turns Desdemona’s “virtue into pitch” suggesting that her willingness to assist Cassio will be misconstructed, Act 2 scene 3 – Iago That shall enmesh them all, Act 3 scene 3 – Iago I will in Cassio’s lodging lose this napkin / and let him find it Trifles light as air / are to the jealous confirmations strong / as proofs of Holy Writ, Iago realised the handkerchief represents their faith and commitment Iago uses this as proof that Othello has demanded. Iago (to Othello) Good name in man and woman, dear my lord, Is the immediate jewel of their souls Meaning: referring to reputation—how it is everything although he just said reputation does not matter to Cassio (half truth) Iago (to Othello) Oh, beware, my lord, of jealousy!It is the green-eyed monster which doth mockThe meat it feeds on. Whether he kills Cassio or Cassio kills him they kill each other it all works in my favour. He supspects her but still loves her. But he has a serious weakness. I won’t be satisfied till I’m even with him, wife for wife. Iago is enlisting Roderigo i… This is the night that will either make or break me. What you know, you know / from this time forth I never will speak word – act 5 scene 2 – Iago, Iago last lines – defiant, rebellious and enhance the ambiguity of the nature of the nature of his character for the audience For audience rather meek ending for a villain such as Iago Adds to enigmatic nature of his evil and suggests he was operating entirely without motive Motives have been questionable and founded mainly on rumour and hearsay Fact he offers no explanation seems to make his actions all the more worse and furthers the link made between him and the devil, I look down towards his feet – but that’s a fable / if that thou best a devil, I cannot kill thee – act 5 scene 2 – othello, O refers to a fable as he looks at Iago’s feet He is checking for clove hooves suggestive of the fact O believes Iago must be the devil Iago finally seen for the diabolical villain who convinced everyone of his honesty He became a confidant and advisor to all whiles simultaneously scheming to bring down othello , Cassio and Desdemona, Now whether he kill Cassio or Cassio him or each do kill the other, Repetition of or suggests elements of uncertainty at this point , Iago the main instigator doesn’t know what will happen either way it will work in his favour, I am not what I am – act 1 scene 1 – Iago, The contradiction of this statement clearly establishes Iago’s duplicity early in the drama how he appears throughout the play is very different from the relations of his beliefs and motivesEstablishes the demonic nature of his character – that his outward appearance is merely to conceal his true self, Like a poisonous mineral, gnaw my inwards / till I am evened with him wife for wife – act 2 scene 2, Uses imagery to describe the effect he thought of his wife’s affair with Othello has on him He compares the feeling to a poisonous mineral working on his stomach Iago is clearly jealous of othello and uses this rumour as justification for his actions He refers to squaring things “wife for wife” suggesting he fully intends to use Desdemona in order to destroy othello, Do it with poison. He’s got to beat up the weak to frighten the strong. But think of the unhappiness of a man who worships his wife, yet doubts her faithfulness. Let’s join forces and get revenge – if you seduce desmedona and make a fool out of him it will be fun for both of us. Divinity of hell!/ When devils will the blackest sins put on, / They do suggest at first with heavenly shows,/ As I do now:’ Act 2 scene 3, How am I evil to advise Cassio to do exactly what’ll do him good? ‘That he would steal away so guilty-like, / Seeing you coming.’ Act 3 scene 3. Now, whether he kill Cassio, / Or Cassio him, or each do kill the other, / Every way makes my gain: live Roderigo, / He calls me to a restitution large/ Of gold and jewels that I bobb’d from him, /As gifts to Desdemona;/It must not be: if Cassio do remain,/ He hath a daily beauty in his life/ That makes me ugly; and besides, the Moor / May unfold me to him; there stand I in much peril; / No, he must die.’ Act 5 s 1 pg 164 check out all my notes, Means I’ve rubbed this young pimple until he’s ready to pop and now he’s angry. The best quotes from Othello by William Shakespeare - organized by theme, including book location and character - with an explanation to help you understand! (3.3.) I’d rather have my tongue cut out than speak offence to Cassio. I lack iniquity/ Sometimes to do me service.’ Act 1 scene 2, Means he’s killed men in battle but still believes it’s deeply wrong to murder someone and sometimes he wonders if he’s not cruel enough for this job, ‘he prated, / And spoke such scurvy and provoking terms/ Against your honor, / That, with the little godliness I have, / I did full hard forbear him.’ Act 1 scene 2, Means he kept chattering so foolishly talking about you in such insulting and despicable terms that it was hard for him to restrain himself. ‘Good name in man and woman, dear my lord, / Is the immediate jewel of their souls:’ Act 3 s 3 And ‘But he that filches from me my good name/ Robs me of that which not enriches him/ And makes me poor indeed.’ Act 3 s 3. He wouldn’t sneak away looking so guilty when he saw you coming. Designed by GonThemes. In the play, Iago feeds Othello lies about his wife Desdemona. / it is the green-eyed monster, which doth mock / the meat it feeds on, Subtly introduced the idea of guilt and attached it to Cassio and Desdemona. Powered by WordPress. As Iago makes insinuations about Desdemona’s adultery and Othello pressures him to reveal what he knows, Iago warns Othello against succumbing to jealousy. Now, I do love her too;/ Not Put Of absolute lust, — though, peradventure, / I stand accountant for a great sin, —/ But partly led to diet my revenge,/ For that I do suspect the lusty Moor/ Hath leap’d into my seat: the thought whereof/ Doth, like a poisonous mineral, gnawing inwards;/ And nothing can or shall content my soul/ Till I am even’d with him, wife for wife;’ Act 2 s 1. Othello- His imagery is growing darker. Thus credulous fools are caught ; / And many worthy and chaste dames even thus, / All guiltless, meet reproach.’ Act 4 s 1 pg 123, Keep working Poison this is the way to trick gullible fools many good and innocent woman are punished for reasons like this, ‘It is a creature / That dotes on Cassio, — as ’tis the strumpet’s plague / To beguile many and be beguil’d by one’ Act 4 s 1 pg 126 means she’s crazy about Cassio that’s the whores curse to seduce man men but to be seduced by one, ‘Do it not with poison; strangle her in her bed, even the/ bed she hath contaminated.’ Act 4 s 1 pg 133, Poiso. I love her too not simply out of lust but also to feed my revenge . Speeches (Lines) for Iago in "Othello" Total: 272. print/save view. ‘She did deceive her father, marrying you; / And when she seem’d to shake and fear your looks, / she loved them most.’ Act 3 s 3. If they’re not honest they shouldn’t look like they are, ‘Though I am bound to every act of duty, /I am not bound to that all slaves are free to./ utter my thoughts? Bitter about being passed up for Cassio's post, Iago reveals he serves Othello only to serve himself. - William Shakespeare, Iago Quotes, Act 4, Scene 1, Line 207. No he’s got to die. If rod survives he’ll as for the gold and jewellery that I stole from him and said I gave to des. Last Updated on May 5, 2015, by eNotes Editorial. ‘the knave is handsome, young, and hath all those requisites/ in him that folly and green minds look after: a pestilent/ complete knave; and the woman hath found him already.’ Act 2 s 1, ‘They met so near/ with their lips that their breaths embraced together.’ Act 2 s 1, They were so close that their breath was mingling, ‘he is rash, and very sudden in choler,’ Act 2 s 1, ‘That Cassio loves her, I do well believe it; / That she loves him, ‘it’s apt, and of great credit: / The Moor, —howbeit that I endure him not, —/ Is Of a constant, loving, noble nature; / And, I dare think, he’ll prove to Desdemon/ A most dear husband. Here Othello says to Iago that when he sees actual evidence that Desdemona is cheating on him he will not love her anymore If Cassio survives he’s so handsome and well spoken that he makes me look ugly. ‘If this poor trash of Venice, whom I trash/ For his quick hunting, stand the putting on, / I’ll have our Michael Cassio on the hip;/ Abuse him to the Moor in the rank garb, —/ For I fear Cassio with my night-cap too;—/ Make the Moor thank me, love me, and reward me/ For making him egregiously an ass/ And practicing upon his peace and quiet/ Even to madness. Who has a breast so pure / But some unclearly apprehensions / Keep leets And Law-days, And In session sit/ With mediations lawful?’ Act 3 s 3 pg 87. Powered by WordPress. Besides the moor May tell him about the lies I told him and that would be dangerous for me. Iago’s Revenge Against Othello Quotes: Iago: “The Moor is of a free and open nature / And will as tenderly be led by th’nose / As asses are” – plan created – make Othello believe in Desdemona having sex with Cassio.Iago aims to put Othello: “At least into a jealousy so strong / That judgement cannot cure”Iago… That thought keeps gnawing me eating me up inside. Iago’s character is consumed with hatred and envy. Give me You’re hand rod. "As I confess it is my nature's plague/ To spy into abuses, and oft my jealousy/ shapes faults that are not." Many things can happen. ‘I hate the Moor; / And it is thought abroad that ‘twixt my sheets/ He has done my office: I know not if’t be true;/ But I, for mere suspicion in that kind, / Will do as if for surety.’ acts 1 s 3 pg 35. Strangle her in bed, even the bed she hath contaminated – act 4 scene 1, Iago is so confident in his hold over Othello he can even direct him in the manner of D murder . Othello now starts to talk like Iago. I’m worried that Othello trusts him too much – talking about Cassio. ‘Men should be what they seem; /Or those that be not, would they might seem none!’ Act 3 s 3, Means people should be what they appear to be. Iago on Cassio means besides he’s young and handsome and he’s got all the qualities that naive and silly girls go for. Iago mentions this suspicion again at the end of Act II, scene i, explaining that he lusts after Desdemona because he wants to get even with Othello “wife for wife” (II.i. His is the longest part with 1,070 lines. / But I’ll set down the pegs that make this music, / As honest as I am.’ Act 2 s 1, Oh you’re happy now but I’ll ruin your happiness for all my supposed honesty, ‘to inflame it and to give satiety / a fresh appetite, — loveliness in favour; sympathy in years, manners, and beauties; all which the Moor is defective in:’ Act 2 s 1 pg 49. (Iago, Act 1 Scene 3) If after every tempest come such calms, May the winds blow till they have wakened death! ‘Casio’s a proper man: let me see now;’ Act 1 s 3’—How, how? ‘O, beware, my lord, of jealousy; / It is the green-ey’d monster which doth mock/ The meat it feeds on: that cuckold lives in bliss/ Who, certain of his fate, loves not his wronger; / But O, what damnèd minutes tells he o’er/ Who dotes, yet doubts, suspects, yet strongly loves!’ Act 3 s 3. You want me to say what I’m thinking? Means I have a bad tendency to be suspicious of people and look too closely into what they’re doing I often imagine crimes that aren’t rlly there. Quotes About– Racism In Othello. The villain Iago from "Othello" is a central character, and understanding him is key to understanding Shakespeare's entire play. You don’t take You’re jobs as housewives seriously and you’re shameless hussies in bed. (Iago, Act 1 scene 3) Put money in thy purse. The more she tries to help Cassio the more she’ll shake othellos confidence in her . Iago’s false words enraged Othello and Othello begins to think poorly of his innocent wife. Means surely I’m not obliged to reveal my deepest thoughts even slaves aren’t expected to do that. Othello sickening pleasure in response to this command is the thrice repeated “good” – suggests he is taking pleasure in the thoughts of his revenge His madness is also demonstrated here with his reference to the murder being an act of justiceThis idea is laden with dramatic irony as the audience is fully aware that D and C are completely innocent The idea of justice is repeated as the play builds to its climax making the tragedy even more devastating for the audience, Divinity of hell / when devils will the blackest sins put on / they do suggest at first with heavenly shows -act 2 scene 3 – Iago, Demonstrates where his worship lies The phase is an oxymoron suggesting that he sees the divine in the work of the devil Uses contrasting images of the heaven and hell which demonstrates a self awareness of the evil he is perpetrating. You’ve been punished for policy reason not because he dislikes you. Pg 52. The Duke tells Othello that he must leave for Cyprus immediately, but must also leave behind an officer to deliver documents from the Senate. ‘we work by wit, and not by witchcraft; / And wit depends on dilatory time./ Does’t not go well?.’ Act 2 s 3. ]’ Act 5 s 1 As he knows what’s going on in the dark, ‘O notable strumpet!’ Act 5 s 1 And says ‘I do suspect this trash’ to be apart of the trouble in the dark so he’s blaming bianca, ‘This is the night/ That either makes me or fordoes me quite.’ Act 5 s 1 pg 173, It’s foreshadowing and it’s the last line at that scene . He tells Roderigo that, in appointing Cassio to be his lieutenant, Othello has treated him unjustly, in which conversation he talks like the conventional Elizabethan malcontent. Look to her , Moor, if thou hast eyes to see / she has deceived her father , and may thee – act 1 scene 3 – brabantio: Later used in the play by Iago as evidence of D infidelity: He takes her by the palm. 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