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CASSIUS
And leave us, Publius, lest that the people,
Rushing on us, should do your age some mischief.
CASSIUS
And leave us, Publius, in case the people storming us should harm you.


BRUTUS
Do so. And let no man abide this deed
But we the doers.
BRUTUS
Do so. And let no one suffer for this deed except us, the perpetrators.
Exit PUBLIUS
PUBLIUS exits.
Enter TREBONIUS
TREBONIUS enters.

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CASSIUS
Where is Antony?
CASSIUS
Where’s Antony?



TREBONIUS
Fled to his house amazed.
Men, wives, and children stare, cry out, and run
As it were doomsday.
TREBONIUS
He ran to his house, stunned. Men, wives, and children stare, cry out, and run in the streets as though it were doomsday.



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BRUTUS
    Fates, we will know your pleasures.
That we shall die, we know. 'Tis but the time,
And drawing days out, that men stand upon.
BRUTUS
We’ll soon find out what fate has in store for us. All we know is that we’ll die sometime, which is all anyone ever knows, though we try to draw out our days for as long as possible.


CASSIUS
Why, he that cuts off twenty years of life
Cuts off so many years of fearing death.
CASSIUS
Why, the man who shortens his life by twenty years cuts off twenty years of worrying about death.



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BRUTUS
Grant that, and then is death a benefit.
So are we Caesar’s friends, that have abridged
His time of fearing death. Stoop, Romans, stoop,
And let us bathe our hands in Caesar’s blood
Up to the elbows, and besmear our swords.
Then walk we forth, even to the marketplace,
And waving our red weapons o'er our heads
Let’s all cry, “Peace, freedom, and liberty!”
BRUTUS
So, then, death is a gift, and we are Caesar’s friends, for we’ve done him a service by shortening his time spent fearing death. Kneel, Romans, kneel, and let’s wash our hands, up to the elbows, in Caesar’s blood and smear it on our swords. Then we’ll go out, even to the marketplace, and, waving our bloody swords over our heads, let’s cry, “Peace, freedom, and liberty!”

CASSIUS
Stoop, then, and wash.
CASSIUS
Kneel then, and wash.

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